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Chesapeake Arts Center adds new Board members

Chesapeake Arts Center adds new Board members

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center, a non-profit art organization located in Northern Anne Arundel County, just inside the Baltimore beltway, just announced one new board member and four new positions to serve the organization’s Board of Directors.  The new board member was installed as of July 1, 2014. The new board member: Myrna Dembowski. Myrna is […]

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Zu Coffee expands into Crofton-Gambrills market

Zu Coffee expands into Crofton-Gambrills market

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two tenants will be celebrating openings this Fall at The Village at Waugh Chapel, the mixed-use development in Gambrills, Md. They are: Zu Coffee – A 1,650-square-foot café, serving drinks made from fresh, locally-roasted coffee beans, pastries, sandwiches and more. The new coffee shop, located next to 4 Seasons Grill, will be Zu’s second location. […]

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Fox 5 morning show to air live from Annapolis on Friday

Fox 5 morning show to air live from Annapolis on Friday

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

With assistance from the Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) and the City of Annapolis, Fox 5 WTTG TV from Washington, DC will be presenting its morning show live from Susan Campbell Park at City Dock on Friday, September 5, from 7:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. In the course of their […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake names new Board members

Hospice of the Chesapeake names new Board members

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake announced today the appointment of seven new members to the Boards of Directors of Hospice of the Chesapeake and it’s Foundation.  Headquartered in Pasadena, the nonprofit cares for patients in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties who are living with illness and loss. Joining the Hospice of the Chesapeake Inc. Board:   […]

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Baysox end season with a loss

Baysox end season with a loss

| September 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Baysox fell to Altoona 6-5 Monday afternoon in the 2014 season finale. Bowie will finish the season 72-70 and at .500 or better for the eighth consecutive season despite falling a game short of the playoffs. The Baysox jumped out to an early lead in the bottom of the first inning against Altoona starter […]

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Providence Center fall gala scheduled for October

Providence Center fall gala scheduled for October

| September 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

Providence Center will honor “The Inspiration in All of Us” at its annual fall gala on Thursday, October 16, 2014, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel.  The event raises funds to support the programs and services Providence Center provides for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County. “The Inspiration in All of Us” […]

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Fringe Fest returns to Annapolis in October

Fringe Fest returns to Annapolis in October

| September 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

After a landmark year in 2013, the Fringe Festival is returning to Annapolis for the 4th year on October 4, 2014. Inspired by the famous Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the Annapolis Fringe Festival is a low-cost, wildly fun one-day event of uncensored live performances by artists who push the boundaries, in some of the hottest venues in […]

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Baysox shock Curve in walk-off win

Baysox shock Curve in walk-off win

| August 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox scored three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally from two runs down in a walk-off 8-7 win over Altoona Sunday afternoon. The Baysox will play the 2014 season finale at home Monday at 2:05 p.m. The Baysox overcame four home runs from the Altoona Curve in the first five […]

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Puppies swim at Truxtun Park

Puppies swim at Truxtun Park

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Recreation and Parks will host its annual Dog Days of Summer event at the Truxtun Park Pool located at 251 Pump House Road in Annapolis on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 from 4 to 7 p.m. Bring your pooch to the pool for some doggie paddle fun! Event requirements: well-behaved dogs over the age of […]

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Carol and David Stern to chair Annapolis Opera’s Singable Feast

Carol and David Stern to chair Annapolis Opera’s Singable Feast

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Opera is pleased to announce that passionate opera fans Carol and David Stern will serve as the honorary chairs of its Fourth Annual Singable Feast, the Opera’s principal fundraising event that will usher in its 42nd season. Carol and David Stern are honored to be named the chairs of this year’s Singable Feast. The […]

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Wishbone Ash to play Rams Head on September 21

Wishbone Ash to play Rams Head on September 21

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Wishbone Ash will perform at Rams Head on Stage on Sunday, Sept. 21, on the second leg of their Blue Horizon US tour. The shows feature a performance of the band’s best-selling “Live Dates” album in its entirety, plus tracks from their 2014 release, “Blue Horizon.” Formed in 1969, the band is world-renowned for pioneering […]

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Spalding student helps deliver backpacks

Spalding student helps deliver backpacks

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

This August, rising Senior Matt Binder of Archbishop Spalding High School helped deliver backpacks to over 6 schools in Anne Arundel County with Walk the Walk Foundation.  Walk the Walk Foundation helped sponsor over 600 students for Anne Arundel County’s Back to School program.  Matt has been volunteering for Walk the Walk Foundation over the […]

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Navy held OSU for 3 quarters; fell apart in the 4th in 34-17 loss

Navy held OSU for 3 quarters; fell apart in the 4th in 34-17 loss

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Despite being the universal underdog, the United States Naval Academy Midshipmen kept up their paces with Ohio State yesterday at M&T Bank Stadium. In order to beat the #5 team, Navy had to be perfect.  And they weren’t. OSU got off to a rough start as Navy seemed to be doing an admirable job of […]

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Baysox playoff hopes end with a loss

Baysox playoff hopes end with a loss

| August 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox fell to Altoona 3-1 in 11 innings Saturday evening and are now eliminated from playoff contention. The Baysox trail Akron by two games with two to play, but would lose the tiebreaker should both teams end with the same record. The Baysox last playoff appearance was in 2012 and Bowie lost to Akron […]

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Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

| August 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Rams Head Promotions has announced that Pat Metheny Unity Group will perform on Sunday November 23 at TheMaryland Hall for Creative Arts in Annapolis, Md. The year 2013 was a banner one for Pat Metheny. After being awarded his 20th Grammy, for Unity Band, and the release of his critically acclaimed recording of Tap: John […]

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Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest

Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest

| August 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Oyster Recovery Partnership (ORP) has announced that tickets are on sale for its annual fundraiser, the Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest.  The event will be held on Thursday, October 2 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the National Aquarium in Baltimore. Admission is $90 for an individual ticket and $150 per pair. Tickets can be […]

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Bay Area Community Church fills backpacks

Bay Area Community Church fills backpacks

| August 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Bay Area Community Church partnered with Walk the Walk Foundation to create an event to help fill backpacks for local students in need. During a picnic, families climbed onto the Walk the Walk trailer which was full of school supplies and one by one they filled backpacks with all the necessary school supplies. At the […]

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Navy Vs Ohio State (LIVE BLOG)

Navy Vs Ohio State (LIVE BLOG)

| August 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

M&T Bank Stadium will host the United States Naval Academy Midshipmen and the Ohio State University Buckeyes for their 2014 season opener on today –Saturday, August 30th, 2014. The game is a rematch of the 2009 season opener in Columbus, Ohio, when the Buckeyes narrowly held off the Midshipmen, 31-27. This time, Navy will be the […]

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Baysox win in wild one

Baysox win in wild one

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Despite being doubled up by Altoona in the hit column, the Baysox escaped an error-filled night with a 5-4 win over the Curve to keep their playoff hopes alive. An Akron 14-4 loss to Erie coupled with a Bowie win means the Baysox now trail the RubberDucks for the final playoff spot by two games […]

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The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club hosts welcome coffee

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club hosts welcome coffee

| August 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club (formerly The Naval Academy Women’s Club) will host their annual Welcome Coffee for current and prospective members on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to noon, at Eastport Yacht Club, 317 First Street, in Annapolis.  Admission is $12 and rsvp’s are requested by August 25, 2014.  Payment can […]

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Goshen Farm open house scheduled for September

Goshen Farm open house scheduled for September

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, September 20, 2014 the Goshen Farm Preservation Society, Inc. will hold its Fall Open House from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. The Society is in the process of restoring this historic jewel built in 1783, and preserving the remaining 22 acres of woods and fields. The event and parking are free. Light refreshments will […]

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Carla Hall delights sold out crowd at Wellness House of Annapolis

Carla Hall delights sold out crowd at Wellness House of Annapolis

| August 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Friday, August 1st Wellness House of Annapolis hosted its inaugural Celebrity Chef Event with cooking demonstrations, a tasting dinner, cheese and charcuterie tastings, delicious desserts and wine, and entertainment by the Rhoades Whiltehill jazz ensemble. Celebrity Chef, Carla Hall, co-host of ABC’s popular lifestyle series “The Chew” was the guest host of this inaugural […]

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