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6 Annapolis firms make Inc magazine’s 5000 list

6 Annapolis firms make Inc magazine’s 5000 list

| August 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that six local businesses made Inc.’s annual 5000 list. Being on the list indicates that the company is growing quickly and is well prepared to expand in the coming years. The list ranks companies based on three-year revenue growth, in this case from 2012 through 2015. “These businesses exemplify the […]

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Washington International Horse Show returns to Verizon Center in October

Washington International Horse Show returns to Verizon Center in October

| August 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tickets are now on sale for the 58th Annual Washington International Horse Show (WIHS), one of the most prestigious and entertaining equestrian events in North America, which will take place Oct. 25-30 at Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. More than 500 of the best horses and riders in the world, including Olympic veterans, will arrive […]

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Renowned sailor, Michael Keyworth, to speak at AYC’s seminar during boat show

Renowned sailor, Michael Keyworth, to speak at AYC’s seminar during boat show

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Michael Keyworth has logged more than 200,000 nautical miles as a boat captain. The Annapolis native has traversed all the world’s oceans while racing, cruising or delivering sailboats and other vessels. Keyworth has encountered just about every challenging situation that can arise on the open seas and always come home safely. That’s because Keyworth does […]

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Anne Arundel County and BikeAAA announce partners for Lifeline 100 bicycle event in October

Anne Arundel County and BikeAAA announce partners for Lifeline 100 bicycle event in October

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Executive, Steven R. Schuh, Anne Arundel County Police Department, Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and non-profit Bicycle Advocates for Annapolis and Anne Arundel County (BikeAAA) are pleased to announce three leading charities as partners for the third annual Anne Arundel County Lifeline 100 Bicycle Event. The Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area […]

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Fish For a Cure — bigger and better for 2016

Fish For a Cure — bigger and better for 2016

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

“We are not content to ride our current wave of success, we want to make bigger waves; we want to help more people, touch more lives.” Greg Lilly, Fish For a Cure Chairman of the Board. 2016 marks the beginning of an exciting new chapter in Fish For a Cure (F4AC) history. With a brand […]

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Glory Days Grill to open in Edgewater on September 19th

Glory Days Grill to open in Edgewater on September 19th

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Glory Days Grill is scheduled to open at the Village at Lee Airpark in Edgewater on September 19th. The sports themed American grill and bar works to combine an ever-changing menu of  with entertainment that appeals to all ages. At Glory Days Grill, you will find a bar, patio, banquet rooms, and of course a main dining […]

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International Overdose Awareness Day scheduled for August 31st

International Overdose Awareness Day scheduled for August 31st

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

On August 31, 2106, Anne Arundel County will be hosting the first International Overdose Awareness Day. Please join your neighbors in remembering those lives we have lost due to overdose and let our citizens know THERE IS HOPE! Recovery Anne Arundel ROSC in conjunction with the Anne Arundel County Executive’s Office, Police Department, Fire Department, Department of […]

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The Power of 25 – Hunger affects more people than you know

The Power of 25 – Hunger affects more people than you know

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the past 25 years, Food Link – an independent non-profit – has helped county families who find themselves in need by providing them with the food and basic necessities that most of us take for granted. This is the core of what they do, and is an ideal which speaks to their motto: Linking […]

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Drawings from the Dahesh Museum of Art on view at St. John’s Mitchell Gallery

Drawings from the Dahesh Museum of Art on view at St. John’s Mitchell Gallery

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College presents “The Essential Line: Drawings from the Dahesh Museum of Art,” an exhibition that explores the tradition of drawing as a foundation for the visual arts. The exhibition, which is free and open to the public, will be on view from August 26 through October 16. Mitchell Gallery […]

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5th Annual Kegs & Corks brings the crowds to sample Maryland wines and craft beer

5th Annual Kegs & Corks brings the crowds to sample Maryland wines and craft beer

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nearly 10,000 people flocked to the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds on Saturday under bright sunny skies to sample the wares of more than 15 Maryland wineries and more than 15 craft breweries. The festival, now a staple in the community benefited the Chesapeake Bay Trust and featured something for everyone. Three bands played the Union Jacks Annapolis sponsored […]

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Annapolis 10 Mile Run this weekend

Annapolis 10 Mile Run this weekend

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

The City of Annapolis reminds residents that more than 4,000 people will be in Annapolis on Sunday, August 28, 2016, for the 41st Annual Annapolis Ten Mile Run, organized by the Annapolis Striders, Inc, The race begins at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium at 7 a.m. and ends at the Stadium at 9:30 a.m.  Several roads will be closed on a rolling […]

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HeimLantz names one of best places to work by Accounting Today

HeimLantz names one of best places to work by Accounting Today

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

HeimLantz CPAs and Advisors is pleased to announce its selection as one of the 2016 Best Accounting Firms to Work For. The annual list of the Best Accounting Firms to Work For is created by Accounting Today and Best Companies Group. “We are proud to provide an exceptional experience for our employees,” said Carter Heim, […]

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Severna Park’s Call Tracking Metrics ranks 228 on Inc.’s magazine’s Inc. 5000

Severna Park’s Call Tracking Metrics ranks 228 on Inc.’s magazine’s Inc. 5000

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Inc. magazine today ranked CallTrackingMetrics No. 228 on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment— its independent small businesses. Companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, […]

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Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Fall Home and Garden Expo is coming Sept. 24-25 to the Byzantium Event Center in Annapolis. The show offers guests an opportunity to discover improvements and enhancements for their home in one great location and will feature over 70 companies showcasing kitchens, baths, decking, countertops, sunrooms, exterior products, heating and air conditioning, geothermal […]

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Hess strong for Baysox, but Trenton grabs opener

Hess strong for Baysox, but Trenton grabs opener

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Trenton’s Dustin Fowler led off the first inning with a solo home run down the right field line and the Baysox could not come back. The Baysox fell in the Monday evening series opener by a 5-2 final. Orioles LHP TJ McFarland got the rehab start bouncing back from a late-June knee injury. He threw […]

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Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Announcing the inaugural Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST in Annapolis to celebrate and bring awareness to clean up efforts in Spa Creek with lead sponsorship by The Campbell Foundation and Koons Annapolis Toyota. All proceeds benefit Spa Creek Conservancy Saturday, September 17 11AM-4PM. Launch and EcoFest at Capital SUP, 808 Boucher Ave, Annapolis Enjoy a […]

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Bello Machre’s 32nd Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for September 14th

Bello Machre’s 32nd Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for September 14th

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre is looking for golfers and sponsors to participate in its 32nd Annual Golf Tournament to be held Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Queenstown Harbor, Queenstown, Maryland, benefiting children and adults with developmental disabilities. Easy online information, registration, and sponsorship opportunities are available at http://www.bellomachre.org/events/golf_tournament. Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and CEO of Bello […]

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The Light House hires new Development Director

The Light House hires new Development Director

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Light House: A Homeless Prevention and Support Center is pleased to announce the hire of Jo Ann Mattson as Director of Development and Communications. An Annapolis resident since 1995, Ms. Mattson taught at The Key School, and worked in Development for St. John’s College and the Anne Arundel Community College Foundation before joining the […]

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Junior League announces new member open house

Junior League announces new member open house

| August 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. (JLA) invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend their second New Member Open House on Tuesday, September 13 from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM at 1747 Pub at Reynolds Tavern.  All women over the age of 21 years, living […]

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Margaret Glaspy returns to Rams Head On Stage

Margaret Glaspy returns to Rams Head On Stage

| August 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Margaret Glaspy Tuesday, October 11 8pm | $15   TRINITY feat. Goeff Tate (Queensryche), Tim “Ripper” Owens (Judas Priest) & Blaze Bayley (Iron Maiden Saturday, November 26 8:30pm | $39.50   Erin Harpe & The Delta Swingers Sunday, December 11 12:30pm | $20 *All Ages Matinee   The Alternate Routes Thursday, December 22 8pm | […]

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Annapolis Symphony Orchestra kicks off season with free concert for community

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra kicks off season with free concert for community

| August 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) is pleased to announce its upcoming Pops in the Park concert.  This free Labor Day Weekend concert will take place at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis on Sunday, September 4 at 5:30 PM.  The rain date is Monday September 5, same time, same place.  Set in the lovely outdoor theater […]

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Haase, Akron offense overwhelm Baysox

Haase, Akron offense overwhelm Baysox

| August 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

In a game where the RubberDucks did not garner the lead until the eighth inning, Akron scored three runs in the top of the ninth inning to surge through the Baysox, 8-5. Three home runs, two by Eric Haase, proved to be too much for the Baysox pitching staff as Bowie is now a season-low […]

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