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Chipotle to open in downtown Annapolis on May <del>4th</del> 11th

Chipotle to open in downtown Annapolis on May 4th 11th

| April 24, 2017

UPDATE:  And those “last minute issues” have popped up….of course, this is Annapolis.  The revised opening date is May 11th! Barring any last minute issues, Chipotle Mexican Grill plans to open in historic Annapolis on Thursday, May 4th at 1045am. The restaurant, known for serving food made with fresh, high-quality ingredients will open a new […]

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Crosby acquires Butler Films

Crosby acquires Butler Films

| April 22, 2017

To enhance its video and multimedia content capabilities, Crosby Marketing Communications has acquired Butler Films, a 20-year-old production company led by Director David Butler. He will oversee Crosby’s new multimedia division, which will create all forms of content, including TV spots, PSAs, short films, video series, social media assets, webcasts and multimedia presentations. Butler, an […]

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Fordham & Dominion releases first ever sour beer, 11th Sour

Fordham & Dominion releases first ever sour beer, 11th Sour

| April 21, 2017

Fordham & Dominion Brewery has introduced the latest in a series of upgrades to their Fordham line. The 11th Sour in the first sour batch ever brewed by FoDo Brewing. This ale is a kettle sour that uses lactobacillus, fermented on house ale yeast and then aged on concord grapes. Typical to any sour, this ale is pleasantly flavored and zings […]

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Local author named finalist in Compton Crook Award

Local author named finalist in Compton Crook Award

| April 20, 2017

Author T. C. (Ted) Weber has been nominated as a finalist for the 2017 Compton Crook Award, given annually by the Baltimore Science Fiction Society (BSFS) for the “best first novel of the year written by an individual author in the Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror genre.” Weber’s novel, Sleep State Interrupt, is a cyberpunk thriller set in […]

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à la mode intimates to celebrate Mother Earth Day

à la mode intimates to celebrate Mother Earth Day

| April 19, 2017

With Earth Day as a backdrop, a group of local business women are hosting an event to reach out to new and expectant moms with information and advice on pre- and post-partum physical changes as well as effective practices for nourishing babies and bodies.  The public is invited to Mother Earth Day, Saturday, April 22, […]

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Business group, SOFO, looks to clean up Forest Drive

Business group, SOFO, looks to clean up Forest Drive

| April 17, 2017

The local group SOFO (South Forest Drive Business Association) is embarking on its first Art Beautification Project for the Forest Drive corridor. SOFO will work on the chain link fence at the Annapolis Middle School to present student’s artwork. The project will include student works from all of the schools along the corridor and will […]

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ABC celebrates 40 years on West Street

ABC celebrates 40 years on West Street

| April 14, 2017

Mayor of Annapolis, Mike Pantelides joined Associated Builders and Contractors Chesapeake Shores Chapter leadership and staff the morning of St. Patrick’s Day 2017 to commemorate 40 years of business at 100 West Street. A newspaper clipping dated March 18, 1977 shows the original ribbon cutting with distinguished leaders and Mayor at the time. The, now, […]

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Annapolis’ Sally Wern Comport wins

Annapolis’ Sally Wern Comport wins

| April 11, 2017

Illustrator Sally Wern Comport, Annapolis, Md. and author Susan Hood, Southport, Conn. have won a Christopher Award for “Ada’s Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay,” (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers/ Simon & Schuster). Sally wanted you to know. Written for children aged 8 and up, it  is one of 12 […]

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Champion Realty celebrating 30 years of service to community

Champion Realty celebrating 30 years of service to community

| April 9, 2017

Champion Realty, launched in 1987 to serve residential and commercial buyers and sellers in Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay region, is celebrating its 30-year anniversary with a series of events showcasing the company’s history and successes. In January, Champion held a 30th “Birthday Party” in the same ballroom where the company was launched, attended by 200 Champion […]

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Katcef Brothers and Annapolis Green join with Stella Artois to help global water crisis

Katcef Brothers and Annapolis Green join with Stella Artois to help global water crisis

| April 7, 2017

On April 12th from 5:30-7:30, at the beautiful vantage point of the Annapolis Maritime Museum, Annapolis Green and Katcef Brothers, will join Stella Artois and Water.org to reintroduce the Buy A Lady A Drink campaign to the local community to get involved in the effort to help end the global water crisis.  Together they will […]

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Schooner Woodwind set for April 15th opening day

Schooner Woodwind set for April 15th opening day

| April 6, 2017

Schooner Woodwind will officially open for the 2017 sailing season on Saturday April 15, 2017 from their docks at 80 Compromise Street, Annapolis, MD.  This year’s sailing season will kick off with twice daily public cruises on both Saturday April 15th and Sunday April 16th, at 12:30pm – 2:30pm and 3:00pm – 5:00pm.  To add to […]

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Terry Hasseltine named Sport Tourism Executive of the Year

Terry Hasseltine named Sport Tourism Executive of the Year

| April 6, 2017

Terry Hasseltine, Executive Director of Maryland Sports, was recognized by his peers in the Sport Tourism Industry as Sports Tourism Executive of the Year during the 2017 NASC Sports Event Symposium Annual Awards Ceremony hosted in Sacramento, California.  The National Association of Sports Commissions consists of more than 750+    member organizations that promote sport […]

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Crosby Marketing Communications adds to social media staff

Crosby Marketing Communications adds to social media staff

| April 5, 2017

Jasmine McGee and Wallen Augustin have joined Crosby Marketing Communications’ growing team of social media content creators, online community managers and analytics specialists. As a Content Creator, McGee will develop concepts and create copy and graphics for social and digital media programs. Prior to joining Crosby, she worked at Possible, a global digital agency, working […]

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AAMC Women’s Center for Pelvic Health recognized as leaders in women’s health care

AAMC Women’s Center for Pelvic Health recognized as leaders in women’s health care

| April 1, 2017

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) Women’s Center for Pelvic Health has been awarded the Safety Certification in Outpatient Practice Excellence (SCOPE) for Women’s Health. They are one of only two women’s health practices in the state of Maryland, and among only 95 in the country, to receive this designation. The certification, awarded by the American Congress […]

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Four new stores open at BWI

Four new stores open at BWI

| April 1, 2017

AIRMALL at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI Marshall) is welcoming travelers this spring with a variety of new shops and restaurants at the airport, including local concepts DC-3 Hot Dog and Pen & Prose. “We are delighted to bring more exciting concepts to the AIRMALL, said Brett Kelly, vice president of AIRMALL Maryland. “Travelers […]

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County launches anti-binge drinking campaign

County launches anti-binge drinking campaign

| April 1, 2017

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health is distributing informational coasters, posters and rack cards to licensed beverage establishments countywide to help reduce the occurrence of binge drinking. The Most of Us binge prevention campaign also includes educational presentations by the department’s Strategic Prevention Framework coalitions: Annapolis Substance Abuse Prevention (ASAP), Northern Lights Against Substance […]

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Loews Annapolis hires new Director of Operations

Loews Annapolis hires new Director of Operations

| March 31, 2017

Loews Annapolis Hotel has announced that David Merklinger has been named Director of Operations. Merklinger has been with Loews Hotels since 2004 when he started as the Assistant Outlet Manager at Loews Coronado Bay in San Diego. He continued his professional development with Loews Hotels through the food and beverage discipline, holding positions in the outlets, […]

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Schooner Woodwind launches new website ahead of launching boats for season

Schooner Woodwind launches new website ahead of launching boats for season

| March 30, 2017

Schooner Woodwind launches a new, redesigned version of its website, www.schoonerwoodwind.com. Key features of the site include a cleaner and more attractive look, a more engaging user experience with larger images, and streamlined navigation, making it easier to find information. The site is still conveniently accessible on computer, tablet and smart phone with easy navigation […]

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Annapolis based Mason’s Lobster Rolls to open new location in Rehoboth

Annapolis based Mason’s Lobster Rolls to open new location in Rehoboth

| March 24, 2017

The weather won’t be the only thing heating up on Rehoboth Beach this Spring—lobster rolls are the hottest food trend out there right now and no one does them better than Mason’s Famous Lobster Rolls™! The unique, fast-casual restaurant concept is opening its second location this month at 67 Rehoboth Avenue in Rehoboth Beach, DE—the […]

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EmPOWER could bring nearly 70K energy jobs to Maryland in next decade

EmPOWER could bring nearly 70K energy jobs to Maryland in next decade

| March 23, 2017

Maryland could gain more than 68,000 new jobs and $3.75 billion in new gross domestic product as a result of investments to be made over the next 10 years through the EmPOWER Maryland energy efficiency program, according to a new study from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE). The study comes as the […]

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Superior SoftWash of Linthicum named best exemplified SoftWash Systems company

Superior SoftWash of Linthicum named best exemplified SoftWash Systems company

| March 21, 2017

A.C. Lockyer, owner and creator of SoftWash Systems, a Florida based company, presented Superior SoftWash as Best Exemplified SoftWash Systems Company.  The award is based on their 50-point standard of ethics, customer service and effective business development developed by the environmentally friendly exterior cleaning company. A.C. Lockyer said, “We at SoftWash Systems are proud of the […]

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New Light House Bistro looks to change lives

New Light House Bistro looks to change lives

| March 19, 2017

Individuals who want to help end homelessness can do so by enjoying a great meal at the new Light House Bistro that opened at 202 West Street in Annapolis’s Arts and Entertainment District on February 27. Owned and operated by the Light House Homeless Prevention Support Center and located in the Center’s one-time home, the […]

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