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Watermark’s Director of Land Operations named Heritage Professional of the Year

Watermark’s Director of Land Operations named Heritage Professional of the Year

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Watermark’s Director of Land Operations Heather Skipper was awarded “Heritage Professional of the Year” by Four Rivers: The Heritage Area of Annapolis, London Town & South County at the 11th Annual Heritage Awards on November 6, 2014 at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis. Heather Skipper was recognized for her dedication, vision, partnership, and support of […]

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Annapolis shoppers to be rewarded on Saturday

Annapolis shoppers to be rewarded on Saturday

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Business Association is promoting Small Business Saturday, November 29, 2014, as a day to “Shop Local” in Annapolis.  For the 3rd consecutive year in, the ABA was awarded a Shop Small Business Saturday prize pack full of promotional products and $25 American Express gift cards. All shoppers who bring their receipts from local […]

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Flu? Virus? Something else?

Flu? Virus? Something else?

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The feeling is familiar: you’re going about your busy day when you suddenly feel aches and a fever.  Or, your children come home from school and say they don’t feel good.  Is it the flu?  Maybe it’s a cold, strep throat, or something else?  It may be tough for you to know because many illnesses […]

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Make plans to see one of these shows at Rams Head On Stage

Make plans to see one of these shows at Rams Head On Stage

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

11/24 Wine & Canvas: A Painting Class With Cocktails 11/28 Grainger w. Pockets feat. Special Guest Meritxell 11/29 Slim Man 11/30 Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam 12/03 Chuck Ragan w. Adam Faucett 12/04 Amy Ray of Indigo Girls 12/05 Herman’s Hermits Starring Peter Noone 12/06 Adrian Belew Power Trio w. Saul Zonana 12/07 Motown & More: […]

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Funeral director Tom Helfenbein retires

Funeral director Tom Helfenbein retires

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Set aside all of your mental pictures of the stereotypical funeral director as a dour, monotone, intensely serious and well, funereal, undertaker. At his 70th birthday-retirement party recently, longtime local funeral director Tom Helfenbein had ladies of all ages lining up to take a spin on the dance floor, jitterbugging to the oldies. Stodgy and […]

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Annapolis Green launches Run Responsibly campaign at Across the Bay 10K

Annapolis Green launches Run Responsibly campaign at Across the Bay 10K

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Although the official logo and shirt color for the Across the Bay 10K race was orange, it was all about Green. Crisp, clear air and barely a zephyr made for perfect conditions for the 20,000 runners participating in the inaugural Across the Bay 10K on November 9. The race made history as the largest “cup-free” […]

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Shop small, shop local for lingerie

Shop small, shop local for lingerie

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

It was a simple question posed eleven years ago: “Why is it so hard to find a properly fitting bra in the Annapolis area?” That question, borne of years of frustration at the lack of sizes and styles offered by chain stores, led local businesswoman Patti Platt and partners to open á la mode intimates, […]

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Holiday candelight stroll with Hammond-Harwood tour

Holiday candelight stroll with Hammond-Harwood tour

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The holidays will soon be here and Watermark is making it easy to plan fun activities for families and couples. Annapolis Tours℠ by Watermark® is thrilled to announce its Holiday Candlelight Stroll will return for the 2014 holiday season. A Colonial period-dressed guide leads guests through the historic district by candlelight and shares the origin […]

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The Jolly Express returns for 2014 holiday season

The Jolly Express returns for 2014 holiday season

| November 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

A boat with a bright red nose, reindeer antlers, jingle bell music and Captain Santa cruises into Ego Alley carrying hot cocoa and cheer…it can only mean one thing, the Jolly Express is here! Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® is proud to announce Jolly Express Cruises will return for the 2014 holiday season. A […]

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Rams Head’s 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas

Rams Head’s 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Rams Head Group, a restaurant and entertainment company, is proud to announce the 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways. From December 13 to December 24, Rams Head and its partners will generously give away one experience package per day. Details for this year’s 12 Days of Christmas packages will be available on December […]

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Open House at Chesapeake Light Craft

Open House at Chesapeake Light Craft

| November 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Light Craft will hold a public Open House on Saturday, December 6, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at its Annapolis, Maryland, workshop and showroom, located at 1805 George Avenue. Boat lovers, boat builders and would-be boat builders shouldn’t miss this chance to spend time with fellow boat lovers at CLC’s expanded facility. There will […]

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Jing Ying Annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction

Jing Ying Annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi (www.JingYing.org), based in Arnold, will be holding their 11th annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction on Saturday, December 20, 2014, 3-4:30pm (auction closes at 4pm). The fundraiser supports SPAN, Inc. SPAN (Serving People Across Neighborhoods) provides financial assistance, food and referral services to those in crisis […]

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Meteorologist Justin Berk chooses Chesapeake Eye Care for LASIK surgery

Meteorologist Justin Berk chooses Chesapeake Eye Care for LASIK surgery

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Eye Care & Laser Center and TLC Laser Eye Center of Annapolis are pleased to announce that Justin Berk, award winning meteorologist and internet personality, had a successful LASIK procedure with Dr. Maria Scott. Berk, who has long suffered poor vision, will be chronicling his journey through LASIK eye surgery via videos and blog posts and […]

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QuotePie joins Chesapeake Innovation Center as Collaboration Hub member

QuotePie joins Chesapeake Innovation Center as Collaboration Hub member

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Innovation Center (CIC), Anne Arundel County’s technology business incubator, today announced that QuotePie, LLC has joined as its newest Collaboration Hub member. QuotePie is a powerful web-based insurance marketplace that allows business owners to connect with property and casualty insurance agents from across the country. Its proprietary platform creates a culture of transparent competition […]

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Support group for brain injury patients launched

Support group for brain injury patients launched

| November 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

HeadFirst Sports Injury and Concussion Care, a service of Righttime Medical Care, has recently launched a six-week support group for people with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). The support group is designed for patients with mTBI lasting six months or longer and was borne out of numerous requests from both patients and medical health providers […]

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Bistro St. Michaels wins CBMM oyster stew competition

Bistro St. Michaels wins CBMM oyster stew competition

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bistro St. Michaels Executive Chef David Hayes, center, stands behind his first place oyster stew at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s October 25 competition at OysterFest. Standing with Hayes are CBMM volunteers Bridget and Danny Moss. Bistro St. Michaels will receive an award plaque from CBMM in honor of the distinction and the opportunity to […]

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Big Vanilla partners with Bello Machre to help

Big Vanilla partners with Bello Machre to help

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Over 200 bike riders and exercise enthusiasts came out to the Big Vanilla Athletic Club’s Spin-A-Thon fundraiser, held in the club’s parking lot.  The 24-hour fundraiser started at 5 PM on Friday, September 26, 2014 and continued until 5 PM on Saturday, September 27, 2014.  The event raised over $3,000 benefiting people with developmental disabilities […]

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Micro-loan fund to help county small businesses

Micro-loan fund to help county small businesses

| November 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation’s (AAEDC) CEO and President Ed Rothstein has announced the launch of the Arundel Micro Loan Fund (AMF) designed to benefit qualified small businesses in the county that are located in designated Sustainable Community areas.  The announcement was made at a multi Chamber of Commerce breakfast in Crofton at which AAEDC […]

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The Zen House to celebrate grand opening on Tuesday

The Zen House to celebrate grand opening on Tuesday

| November 8, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Zen House Wellness Spa + Yoga Studio is excited to announce their Grand Opening on Tuesday, November 11th from 4 pm – 8 pm at their studio, 47 Spa Road | Annapolis, MD (across from the Westin Hotel). The Grand Opening Celebration will include a ribbon cutting ceremony at 4:30pm, meet and greet with […]

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Upcoming Rams Head Onstage shows

Upcoming Rams Head Onstage shows

| November 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

11/07 Comedian, Tom Papa 11/08 Robyn Hitchcock *All Ages Matinee 11/08 Delbert McClinton 11/09 Aaron Carter *All Ages Matinee 11/09 Jim Brickman 11/10 Rachael Yamagata w. The Dove & The Wolf and Hemming 11/13 Lucinda Williams w. Kenneth Brian Band 11/14 Jack Wagner 11/15 Phil Vassar 11/16 Oleta Adams 11/17 The Company Men 11/18 Ace […]

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BGE Green Grants total more than $300K

BGE Green Grants total more than $300K

| November 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE)  announced that it is providing more than $300,000 in grants to more than 40 local nonprofit organizations committed to environmental preservation, protection and enhancement. In its second year and as part of BGE’s steadfast commitment to sustainability, environmental stewardship and philanthropic giving, the BGE Green Grants program, is specifically […]

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Brio Tuscan Grille to donate to Semper Fi Fund on Veterans Day

Brio Tuscan Grille to donate to Semper Fi Fund on Veterans Day

| November 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

This November, Americans will find many ways to remember and honor those who have served in the military in service to our country on Veterans Day.  This year, area Brio Tuscan Grille Restaurants join in the commemoration with a special “Dine and Donate” on November 11 where 20% of lunch and dinner sales will go […]

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