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The Maryland Crabs and Annapolis Fork get brutally honest with Annapolis restaurant reviews

The Maryland Crabs and Annapolis Fork get brutally honest with Annapolis restaurant reviews

| August 23, 2017

  Last week, The Maryland Crabs celebrated their 52nd episode with something different. They brought in Cara McKenrick from Annapolis Fork and Lea Hurt who is a restaurant and chef PR guru and decided to talk about the Annapolis food scene. They talked the good, the bad, and the ugly. It is unvarnished, raw, and […]

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Zinburger to open at Arundel Mills in October

Zinburger to open at Arundel Mills in October

| August 22, 2017

Since opening the East Coast’s first Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar in Clifton, New Jersey six years ago to much fanfare, stellar reviews and packed crowds, the growing brand is receiving indu stry recognition for its performance and potential. The upscale boutique burger brand was recently named to Full Service Restaurant Magazine’s “The Top 50 […]

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Comcast launching blazing fast 1GB internet service to region

Comcast launching blazing fast 1GB internet service to region

| August 22, 2017

Comcast announced that it is launching a new Internet service across the Baltimore market that will deliver speeds up to 1 Gigabit-per-second (Gbps) to residential customers. These speeds will be among the fastest and most widely available and include access to the nation’s largest Wi-Fi network of more than 18 million hotspots. Combined with the […]

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Joanie Peacock named “Legend” by Champion Realty

Joanie Peacock named “Legend” by Champion Realty

| August 21, 2017

Joanie Peacock, who joined Champion Realty in 1994, has achieved “Legend” status in the Champion Hall of Fame for selling more than $100 million in real estate with Champion.  She is one of 33 sales associates to be named a Legend in the company’s 30-year history. “My work is fun and every day is different,“ […]

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New bilingual programs at Chesapeake Eye Care enhance experience for Spanish-speaking patients

New bilingual programs at Chesapeake Eye Care enhance experience for Spanish-speaking patients

| August 19, 2017

Recognizing that communication is key to establishing confidence and trust in one’s medical providers, Chesapeake Eye Care and Laser Center of Annapolis is launching a comprehensive series of initiatives designed to eliminate language barriers for Spanish-speaking patients. Every point in the patient experience at Chesapeake Eye Care – from viewing the practice’s website, calling for […]

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Finally! A Design/Build firm that offers IN-HOUSE Interior Design services for your luxury custom built home…

Finally! A Design/Build firm that offers IN-HOUSE Interior Design services for your luxury custom built home…

| August 16, 2017

Congratulations! You have made the decision to build your “dream” home!” Now what? Before you select your design-build firm, make sure that the firm you choose not only fits your budget and style, but also offers professional interior design services. According to Brent Paquin, Paquin Design/Build, the firm you choose should have an interior designer […]

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Jeanneau to sponsor Take the Wheel Interactive Workshop at the US Sailboat Show

Jeanneau to sponsor Take the Wheel Interactive Workshop at the US Sailboat Show

| August 15, 2017

Jeanneau will sponsor the 2017 United States Sailboat Show Take the Wheel Interactive Workshop which will be held October 6th, 7th, and 8th, the Annapolis Boat Shows announced today. Take the Wheel is designed for sailors looking to match the best boat with their personal sailing needs. The morning classroom style instruction by renowned expert and author Ralph Naranjo, covers sailboat options, how […]

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Thompson Creek makes donation to Annapolis Maritime Museum

Thompson Creek makes donation to Annapolis Maritime Museum

| August 12, 2017

On June 1, 2017, Annapolis Maritime Museum (AMM) announced the significant donation and installation of new windows from Thompson Creek Window Company to outfit the Museum’s Education Center at the AMM’s second campus located at Back Creek Nature Park.  The donation and installation of new windows begins the refurbishment of the historic water works building.  […]

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Lisa Hillman pens book on son’s opioid addiction battle

Lisa Hillman pens book on son’s opioid addiction battle

| August 10, 2017

In the midst of our nation’s worsening opioid crisis, Lisa Hillman, former president of Anne Arundel Medical Center Foundation, has written a searing memoir about her journey facing her son’s addiction. Unlike similar stories, “Secret No More: A True Story of Hope for Parents with an Addicted Child” is written from a mother’s point-of-view and […]

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Inn at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club plans expansion later this year

Inn at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club plans expansion later this year

| August 9, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Beach Club is recognized as the region’s premiere venue for extraordinary waterfront weddings, special events and corporate functions. Since its opening in October 2015, The Inn at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club has been ranked as a Top 15 Luxury Hotel in Maryland according to US News & World Report and has […]

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Fall Boat Show to host American Sailing Summit

Fall Boat Show to host American Sailing Summit

| August 7, 2017

The nation’s foremost sailing experts will gather this fall in Annapolis to provide guidance and share expertise as part of the largest educational sailing symposium ever assembled. The American Sailing Summit in Annapolis, presented by the Annapolis Boat Shows in partnership with Cruising World, SAIL, and Blue Water Sailing magazines, will launch October 5-12, 2017 […]

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Chesapeake Eye Care merged with Whitten Laser Eye

Chesapeake Eye Care merged with Whitten Laser Eye

| August 4, 2017

Chesapeake Eye Care and Laser Center of Annapolis, Maryland, and Whitten Laser Eye, with locations in Washington, D.C., Charlotte Hall, Maryland, and Richmond, Virginia, are joining together. The merger of the two prominent Mid-Atlantic ophthalmology practices, completed with an undisclosed investment from Centre Partners, a leading middle-market private equity firm, was recently finalized. The merger […]

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Chesapeake Eye Care offers new procedure for near vision correction

Chesapeake Eye Care offers new procedure for near vision correction

| August 3, 2017

Annapolis-based Chesapeake Eye Care and Laser Center is now offering Raindrop® Near Vision Inlay, the world’s first inlay to change the shape of the cornea and reduce or eliminate the need for reading glasses. Chesapeake Eye Care Medical Director and Founder Dr. Maria Scott became the first ophthalmologist in Anne Arundel County to perform the […]

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ELTA North America to open Cyber Innovation Center in Annapolis Junction

ELTA North America to open Cyber Innovation Center in Annapolis Junction

| July 31, 2017

Governor Larry Hogan has announced that ELTA North America, a global leader in the design, manufacture, and support of innovative electronic systems, has selected Maryland for its new Cyber Innovation Center. The announcement follows the May 2017 grand opening of ELTA’s new headquarters in Annapolis Junction, when the company upgraded from a 7,500-square-foot facility to […]

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Kung Fu Tea opens at the Village at Waugh Chapel

Kung Fu Tea opens at the Village at Waugh Chapel

| July 30, 2017

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that the popular bubble tea shop Kung Fu Tea has opened its new 1,650 square-foot location at The Village at Waugh Chapel, the mixed-use development in Gambrills, Md. Kung Fu Tea offers an assortment of freshly handcrafted bubble tea beverages using premium natural ingredients and tea leaves that are handpicked from […]

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Annapolis Yacht Sales recognized as second largest Lagoon Catamaran dealer in world

Annapolis Yacht Sales recognized as second largest Lagoon Catamaran dealer in world

| July 30, 2017

Annapolis Yacht Sales was recognized as the Second Largest Lagoon Catamaran Dealer in the World during the annual International Lagoon Dealer meeting this June. Denise Hanna, Lagoon Brand Specialist at Annapolis Yacht Sales, attended the meeting in Bordeaux France to accept this prestigious award. AYS is honored to be recognized as the second largest dealer out […]

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Donna Wisniewski named Legend in Champion’s Hall of Fame

Donna Wisniewski named Legend in Champion’s Hall of Fame

| July 28, 2017

Donna Wisniewski, a real estate veteran who joined Champion Realty nearly two decades ago, has been honored as a Legend in Champion’s Hall of Fame for selling more than $100 million in real estate with Champion. Legends receive an engraved watch and “Legend” added to their photo plaque in the Hall of Fame in Champion’s […]

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LH-Finance inks multi-year deal with

LH-Finance inks multi-year deal with

| July 28, 2017

Marine Financing specialist, LH-Finance, together with the Annapolis Boat Shows, announced today that they have entered into a multi-year contract to co-sponsor the newly added ‘Red Carpet VIP Lounge’ – a VIP Experience that will be unveiled at the United States Sail and the United States Power Boat Shows. LH-Finance, leaders in the marine finance […]

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Design/Build vs. traditional Design-Bid-Build…Which is for you?

Design/Build vs. traditional Design-Bid-Build…Which is for you?

| July 27, 2017

Surprisingly, the so-called “traditional” or “Design-Bid-Build” method of construction has been in use for only about 150 years. The “Design-Build” method or the “master builder” concept has been in use for thousands of years and is the preferred choice for more and more construction projects. An architect designs a structure or addition in the Design-Bid-Build […]

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Chilling out on a hot day at Annapolis’ Thrive CryoStudio

Chilling out on a hot day at Annapolis’ Thrive CryoStudio

| July 24, 2017

Several weeks ago, Brandon Yu contacted me to let me know about a new business in Annapolis–Thrive CryoStudio. The studio is located in the Gateway Center (Best Buy, Staples, PetSmart) and is a part of the new Symmetry Salon Studios. I had heard of cryotherapy before and was intrigued as the concept had come up […]

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BGE customers earn $4.6 million in recent Energy Savings Day

BGE customers earn $4.6 million in recent Energy Savings Day

| July 22, 2017

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company’s (BGE)  customers earned $4.6 million by reducing energy usage between the hours of 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. yesterday, the first Energy Savings Day of the summer season. Since Energy Savings Days began in 2013, BGE customers have earned nearly $40 million through 2016 by reducing energy usage during periods […]

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Wye River Upper School welcomes two new Board members

Wye River Upper School welcomes two new Board members

| July 21, 2017

Wye River Upper School (WRUS) is pleased to announce the addition of two new members to their Board of Trustees – Dr. Clayton A. Railey, III and Mrs. Darby Hewes. Both members joined the WRUS Board on July 1, 2017. Their diverse experiences in a variety of educational settings brings new knowledge and perspective to […]

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