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Annapolis Maritime Antiques celebrates one year

Annapolis Maritime Antiques celebrates one year

| August 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Just over a year ago, Annapolis Maritime Antiques opened its doors at 128 Severn Ave in Eastport, after operating out of a very large shed in Shady Side for about four years. It was an instant hit with the neighbors, many of whom said the store was a perfect fit and something they had been […]

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Gin Blossoms playing Rams Head On Stage tonight plus more acts announced

Gin Blossoms playing Rams Head On Stage tonight plus more acts announced

| August 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

08/03 Gin Blossoms w. Lindsey Cohen 08/04 Donavon Frankenreiter w. Jesse Ruben 08/05 Loudon Wainwright III w. Jessy Tomsko 08/06 Sarah Borges & Amy Black: A Muscle Shoals Revue 08/07 Dan Navarro & Ellis Paul 08/08 Little Bird w. Chasing Verity 08/08 The Lettermen 08/09 The SteelDrivers *All Ages Matinee 08/09 Kim Waters 08/12 Lonestar […]

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3 run seventh inning sparks comeback win for Baysox

3 run seventh inning sparks comeback win for Baysox

| August 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox needed a late rally to come from behind and beat the Trenton Thunder 6-5 Sunday afternoon. Trailing 4-3 entering the seventh inning, the Baysox put up three runs to take the lead for good. The win gives the Baysox a third series victory over the Thunder this season.  The Baysox jumped out to […]

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Last free summer concert series at Maryland Hall

Last free summer concert series at Maryland Hall

| August 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maryland Hall’s Summer Concert series returns with another season of great music outside on our front lawn and labyrinth. Fun for all ages, bring your lawn chair or blanket and mark your calendar for our annual summer concerts! All concerts are free and no tickets are required. The Summer Concert Series is sponsored by RPH […]

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Champion’s Talia Tiffany named settlement attorney

Champion’s Talia Tiffany named settlement attorney

| August 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

One of Champion Realty’s multi-faceted agents is now the title company’s settlement attorney. Talia Tiffany, Esq., graduated from the University of Georgia Law School in 2010.  Prior to joining Champion Realty Title, she practiced real estate, banking, business and corporate law at a boutique law firm in Annapolis. In 2013 she became a real estate […]

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Baysox finally fall to the Thunder

Baysox finally fall to the Thunder

| August 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

Trenton finally came away with a victory at Prince George’s Stadium, beating the Baysox 6-4 Saturday night. The win is the first for the Thunder in Bowie since May 26, 2013.  The Baysox entered tonight’s game 19-2 against Trenton dating back to the start of the 2014 season. The loss snapped a six-game winning streak […]

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Community Helpers Day at AACPL next week

Community Helpers Day at AACPL next week

| August 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) will host a family-friendly gathering of local everyday heroes at the Annapolis Regional Library for its ‘Community Helpers Day’ on Wednesday, August 5. Barring an emergency, children and families will be able to take an up-close look at a fire engine, police car, public works trucks, a K-9 […]

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Local energy firm receives grant

Local energy firm receives grant

| August 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

XChanger Companies has been awarded its second $100,000 grant from the University of Maryland’s Center for Environmental Energy Engineering. The grant money will be used to install another patented XChanger HVAC air flow technology system in a commercial building space. The first grant the company received was used in the Holmatro USA commercial manufacturing facility […]

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“Reflections ” exhibit at BWI Airport features local artists

“Reflections ” exhibit at BWI Airport features local artists

| August 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The public is invited to the opening reception of the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County sponsored exhibit “Reflections,” on August 11th at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport between concourses C & D from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The juried group show features two dimensional work by Anne Arundel County artists includes thirty-eight pieces […]

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Latimore’s two-homer night carries Baysox to win

Latimore’s two-homer night carries Baysox to win

| July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Quincy Latimore won the game for the Baysox Friday night with a walk-off home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning. Latimore’s second home run of the night broke a 2-2 tied a propelled the Baysox to a 4-2 win over Trenton. The win was the Baysox sixth in a row, […]

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Volunteer Center accepting nominations for Hall of Fame Awards

Volunteer Center accepting nominations for Hall of Fame Awards

| July 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 11th Volunteer Project Hall of Fame Awards Luncheon which will be on Thursday, November 5, 2015, 11:30 am to 2:00 pm at the Blue Dolphin Restaurant in Gambrills, MD. These annual awards, sponsored by the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center and the Coordinators of Volunteers of Anne Arundel […]

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Providence Center, MRA, and AACC partner for healthier rivers

Providence Center, MRA, and AACC partner for healthier rivers

| July 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County is teaming up with the Magothy River Association (MRA) and Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) to make our rivers healthier. The organizations are producing a floating garden at Providence Center’s greenhouses that will provide both a natural filtration […]

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Baysox continue to dominate Thunder

Baysox continue to dominate Thunder

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox used a four-run fourth inning to beat Trenton 4-3 in the series opener Thursday night. The win is the Baysox fifth in a row and improves the Baysox to 7-1 against Trenton this season. With a loss by Altoona tonight, the Baysox Western Division lead has now grown to three games. Trenton jumped […]

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Navy Football Fan Fest next weekend

Navy Football Fan Fest next weekend

| July 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

Navy fans are invited to the 2015 Navy Football Fan Fest/Media Day on Saturday, August 8 from 10 a.m.-12 noon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy players will sign autographs on the blue side (press box side) concourse from 10:00-11:00 AM., before moving down to the field to interact with the fans on the field.  […]

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Tickes on sale for Wellness House’s La Fiesta Americana

Tickes on sale for Wellness House’s La Fiesta Americana

| July 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

Tickets are now available for the annual La Fiesta Americana benefitting Wellness House of Annapolis and its free cancer support programs and services. The annual event is being hosted by Homestead Gardens on Saturday, August 29, from 6:00-10:00 p.m. at Homestead Garden’s Davidsonville location (743 W. Central Avenue). Tickets for La Fiesta Americana are $100 […]

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Celebrate Philanthropy nominations are open

Celebrate Philanthropy nominations are open

| July 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 15th Celebrate Philanthropy! Awards Luncheon which will be on Friday, November 20th, , 2015, 11.30 am to 2.00 pm, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel. The categories for nominations are Philanthropist, Volunteer, Corporate Philanthropist, and Foundation of the Year. Forms can be downloaded from www.cfaac.org. The deadline to submit […]

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Unlimited samples of 60 wines and 40 brews at Kegs and Corks Fest

Unlimited samples of 60 wines and 40 brews at Kegs and Corks Fest

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

 Get your tickets now for the Fourth Annual Kegs and Corks Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival on August 15, 2015 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds. In the Maryland Wine Pavilion, guests can sample over 60 exceptional wines from 14 Maryland wineries, while enjoying crab cakes, fresh oysters, and shrimp. The Craft Beer Corral, […]

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Latimore and Nathans launch Baysox to 6-3 win

Latimore and Nathans launch Baysox to 6-3 win

| July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Baysox outfielders Quincy Latimore and Tucker Nathans each homered as Bowie never trailed in a 6-3 win in Akron Tuesday night. With the victory, the Baysox are 5-1 on their weeklong road trip and are winners of six off their last seven games. Latimore started the scoring in the second inning with his tenth home […]

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Shindig prices going up this Saturday

Shindig prices going up this Saturday

| July 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

General Admission ticket prices  will increase to $70.00 THIS SATURDAY, August 1 for the Shindig Music Festival scheduled for September 19th in Carroll Park in Baltimore! Unfortunately, VIP tickets are sold out! This year’s two main stages will be anchored by rock radio staples GODSMACK and 90’s alternative giants STONE TEMPLE PILOTS featuring Chester Bennington […]

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Late run pushes Baysox to a sweep

Late run pushes Baysox to a sweep

| July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox scored a run in the top of the ninth inning to break a 1-1 tie and grab a 2-1 win over Akron Wednesday to complete the three-game series sweep. Baysox starter Terry Doyle tossed seven one-run innings as the Baysox have now won his last 13 games started. Bowie’s game-winning rally came in […]

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Anne Arundel contingent travels to Camp Bisco

Anne Arundel contingent travels to Camp Bisco

| July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Montage Mountain or “Death Mountain” as some were calling it was the new location for Camp Bisco which concluded this last Sunday. Montage Mountain and the community appeared to welcome Camp Bisco with open arms – and while there were many great aspects about this festival, there were some aspects that are making it hard for […]

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Annapolis Police to celebrate National Night Out on August 4th

Annapolis Police to celebrate National Night Out on August 4th

| July 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

National Night Out (NNO) celebrations are held each year to bring communities together to support crime prevention and education.  NNO helps communities prevent crime by strengthening police-community partnerships and neighborhood spirit.  NNO sends a message to criminals that the community is organized and fighting back against crime.  The Annapolis Police Department is hosting a National […]

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