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Spirit Airlines expands to New Orleans, Seattle, and more from BWI

Spirit Airlines expands to New Orleans, Seattle, and more from BWI

| January 16, 2017

Spirit Airlines announced today that it will offer nonstop service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and four new markets: New Orleans, Oakland, San Diego, and Seattle.  The New Orleans flights are scheduled to operate year-round; the transcontinental Oakland, San Diego, and Seattle flights will be seasonal service.  The new Spirit flights are scheduled to […]

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Annapolis Maritime Museum expands Board

Annapolis Maritime Museum expands Board

| January 15, 2017

The Annapolis Maritime Museum announces the expansion of its Board of Directors with the addition of two new members who are leaders in the Anne Arundel Community.   Maj Gen Andrew Davis, USMC (Ret) and Doug Shipley of Maryland Live Casino, were recently voted to serve as Directors on the Board at the Museum’s annual membership meeting. Andrew […]

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Ralph Crosby to speak at PRSA meeting

Ralph Crosby to speak at PRSA meeting

| January 15, 2017

The Central Chesapeake Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) will feature the founder of Crosby Marketing Communications, Ralph Crosby, on Thursday, January 26. His firm is the third largest ad agency in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Crosby will discuss his recently published third book, Memoirs of a Main Street Boy—Growing Up […]

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City to present free flood insurance seminars for residents and businesses

City to present free flood insurance seminars for residents and businesses

| January 15, 2017

Property owners who own buildings within a high-risk flood zone rely on flood insurance to minimize the costs of disaster recovery from flooding events, but do those property owners understand the costs and benefits of the National Flood Insurance program?  If you live in a flood zone, do you know what is covered? Do you […]

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Women Need More Sleep

Women Need More Sleep

| January 7, 2017

Sleep is as important for good health as diet and exercise. Yet more than 2 out of 3 women regularly do not get enough sleep. Not sleeping enough can make you more likely to catch a cold, stay sick longer and gain weight. Lack of sleep also increases your risk of getting diabetes and heart disease, suffering […]

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Smith resigns as President of Downtown Annapolis Partnership

Smith resigns as President of Downtown Annapolis Partnership

| January 4, 2017

The Board of Directors of the Downtown Annapolis Partnership (DAP) announced that Mr. Doug Smith has resigned as Board President for personal reasons, effective January 1, 2017. Ms. Melanie Murphy, Board Vice President, has been named the Interim Board President until the official election of the Board President. “The Board is thankful for Doug’s efforts […]

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First Chef’s Table Wine Dinner of 2017 at Blackwall Hitch

First Chef’s Table Wine Dinner of 2017 at Blackwall Hitch

| January 3, 2017

“A Food Network kind of dinner.” This comment from a recent guest at the Blackwall Hitch’s Chef’s Table Wine dinner highlights the full-on food experience these events offer. Original gourmet creations, the perfect wines and lively conversation make this an evening to remember. Blackwall Hitch Chef Jonathan Seningen and Sommelier Chris Bassett invite you to […]

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Dominion Brewing to release long-discontinued Millennium Ale in January

Dominion Brewing to release long-discontinued Millennium Ale in January

| January 1, 2017

After a long, three year hiatus, Dominion’s Millennium Ale is back! This Barley Wine Style Ale uses the original recipe first brewed in Ashburn, Virginia to commemorate their 1000th batch of beer. This full bodied English/American style barley wine comes in at 10.5%. Millennium is brewed with Pale and Crystal Malts, Perle, Hallertau, Mt. Hood […]

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Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation sees rebound in real estate

Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation sees rebound in real estate

| December 31, 2016

The Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation today announced that its 2017 reassessment of more than 750,000 residential and commercial properties marked that group’s largest increase in value since 2008. These properties, also known as “Group 2,” are reassessed by the Department every three years and account for one-third of the more than two million […]

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BGE reflects on 200th year

BGE reflects on 200th year

| December 30, 2016

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE), founded as the Gas Light Company of Baltimore in 1816, marked its bicentenary throughout 2016 with both company employees and the residents and customers throughout central Maryland. “As BGE’s 200th anniversary year comes to a close, it has never been more clear to us that the innovations of America’s […]

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2017 Boat Show dates announced for Annapolis and Eastern Shore

2017 Boat Show dates announced for Annapolis and Eastern Shore

| December 28, 2016

The Annapolis Boat Shows, a premier events management company that produces four in-water boat shows each year, announces its 2017 power and sail boat show schedule today.  The Bay Bridge Boat Show, featuring more than 300 boats up to 75 feet in length, is an exciting annual springtime in-water powerboat show held in Stevensville, MD […]

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Franchot announces “Bright Lights Award for Innovation and Entrepreneurship,” seeks nominations

Franchot announces “Bright Lights Award for Innovation and Entrepreneurship,” seeks nominations

| December 26, 2016

Comptroller Peter Franchot today announced his office is accepting nominations for a new award paying tribute to business and nonprofit leaders and organizations that foster innovation in their fields. The “Bright Lights Award for Innovation and Entrepreneurship” will recognize and celebrate innovation in the private and nonprofit sectors that strengthen Maryland’s economy, generate jobs and […]

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Maryland Live to host job fair in Annapolis in January

Maryland Live to host job fair in Annapolis in January

| December 26, 2016

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides and the City of Annapolis, in cooperation with Live! Casino & Hotel, will host a Job Fair to hire employees for the Maryland Live! Casino. The general public is encouraged to attend. Recruiters and hiring managers from Live! Casino & Hotel will be on-site to interview candidates for full and part-time […]

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AAMC’s Anne Arundel Medical Group merges two practices

AAMC’s Anne Arundel Medical Group merges two practices

| December 22, 2016

Anne Arundel Medical Group (AAMG), a multi-specialty physician group that is part of Anne Arundel Medical Center, today announced the merge of its two cardiology practices, AAMG Cardiology Specialists and AAMG Annapolis Cardiology Consultants. The two practices will now operate under the name AAMG Cardiology Specialists in one location, AAMC’s new Specialty Physicians Suite–Annapolis. “This […]

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Risk of Dying: Anne Arundel vs Maryland

Risk of Dying: Anne Arundel vs Maryland

| December 20, 2016

Risk of Dying: Anne Arundel vs Maryland Are we going to live longer or shorter by living in Anne Arundel County relative to other counties in Maryland? A new study published Tuesday in JAMA helps answer this question.  For instance, the risk for dying of heart disease is 37% higher in Anne Arundel County compared […]

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K&B True Value named as newest retailer for Benjamin Moore Paints

K&B True Value named as newest retailer for Benjamin Moore Paints

| December 20, 2016

K&B True Value is proud to announce that they have been selected by national paint manufacturers, Benjamin Moore & Co. to become their newest retailer in Annapolis. After spending weeks rearranging and resetting the paint department, the Benjamin Moore paint lines will be introduced to customers on Tuesday, December 20. “This has been in discussion […]

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December is Safe Toys and Gifts Month

December is Safe Toys and Gifts Month

| December 19, 2016

December is National Safe Toys and Gifts Month December is “Safe Toys and Gifts Month” as a means to remind us to be careful when making our toy and gift choices. The safety and age appropriateness of gifts isn’t always uppermost in the gift purchaser’s mind though, possibly because we trust that the retailer is providing […]

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The Main Ingredient changing names, same great food and staff

The Main Ingredient changing names, same great food and staff

| December 17, 2016

On January 1, 2017 Main Ingredient is rebranding and changing their name to Main & Market. The Main Ingredient has announced that after 23 years as Annapolis’ favorite Caterer, Bakery and Café they are rebranding and changing their name to Main & Market. They feel that the time is right to update and refresh their […]

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Annapolis Towne Centre to host Midnight Madness on Saturday

Annapolis Towne Centre to host Midnight Madness on Saturday

| December 16, 2016

On Saturday, December 17, Annapolis Towne Centre will host “Midnight Madness on the Towne,” a late-night holiday shopping and dining event.   Highlights of the event include: Late night shopping and special savings at participating stores, from 6 p.m. to midnight, including: South Moon Under Anthropologie Lou Lou Boutique Scout & Molly Charm City Run […]

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Give the gift of film, Annapolis Film Festival passes make great gifts

Give the gift of film, Annapolis Film Festival passes make great gifts

| December 15, 2016

Give an Annapolis Movie Festival pass for the holidays!   Passes are only $105 and will increase to $125 in 2017! This year’s dates–March 30 through April 2nd, 2017! As a general pass holder, festival goers gain easy access to unlimited films and panels over the four day event. In addition, general pass holders can […]

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Champion’s Jennifer Connelly voted ‘Best Realtor’ for Annapolis and Edgewater families

Champion’s Jennifer Connelly voted ‘Best Realtor’ for Annapolis and Edgewater families

| December 14, 2016

Jennifer Connelly, a realtor with Champion Realty, has been voted “Best Realtor” in the Macaroni Kid Annapolis Gold Daisy contest of local businesses that make parents’ lives easier. Macaroni Kid Annapolis is a website and email newsletter that provides tips, news and event listings for parents and children. During a three-week period, 4,500 local subscribers […]

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Sneak peek at Mission Escape Rooms latest room–Alice in Wonderland

Sneak peek at Mission Escape Rooms latest room–Alice in Wonderland

| December 9, 2016

Mission Escape Rooms, you know..the bright green building on West Street…. they have a new room (we told you about it earlier) and we got a sneak peek at it this morning. Of course we can’t spoil it, but we got a chance to do a Facebook Live video and talked with John Shope who […]

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