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More than 5000 take the plunge for Special Olympics (PHOTOS)

More than 5000 take the plunge for Special Olympics (PHOTOS)

| January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

…the land of the free and the home of the brave……… And with that 5000 seemingly sane people ran toward the frigid waters of the Chesapeake Bay yesterday afternoon at 1pm.  Some sort of religious ritual? Nope! Cult? Nope! A great cause? BINGO! It was the 19th annual Maryland State Police Polar Bear Plunge to […]

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Baysox taking a different look at Valentine’s Day

Baysox taking a different look at Valentine’s Day

| January 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Bowie Baysox announce today a Valentine’s Day twist for those who would rather curl up on the couch in their pajamas than celebrate the holiday. Rocko, the Baysox fish mascot with a big attitude, is tired of the same old happy, hackneyed, heart-shaped celebration. In addition to offering Louie’s tried and true Valentine’s Day ticket […]

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Joe Barsin releases Annapolis Film Festival poster for 2015

Joe Barsin releases Annapolis Film Festival poster for 2015

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The new poster art for the 2015 Annapolis Film Festival has just been released. Illustrated by the Festival’s Art Director, Joe Barsin, it has a distinctive design style. Says Festival Director, Patti White: “Joe has come up with an entertaining and new view of our City and its relationship to the festival. He has incorporated […]

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Military Bowl Parade and tailgate brings the party to Annapolis (PHOTOS)

Military Bowl Parade and tailgate brings the party to Annapolis (PHOTOS)

| December 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

There was a party leading up to the Military Bowl at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium yesterday.  At 9:00am, the parade kicked off at City Dock led by several Medal of Honor recipients and the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales. Hundreds of people gathered at City Dock in the early morning hours to watch the horses get […]

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Annapolis Santa Speedo Run, words cannot convey…

Annapolis Santa Speedo Run, words cannot convey…

| December 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Let’s just say that the Annapolis Santa Speedo Run happened yesterday and was hosted by Blackwall Hitch and leave it at that! All images © 2014 Glenn A. Miller / Glenn A. Miller Photography for Eye On Annapolis

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So, there were hundreds of Santas in Annapolis yesterday?

So, there were hundreds of Santas in Annapolis yesterday?

| December 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yes Virginia, it’s true!  The 2nd Annual Annapolis SantaCon organized by the Hospice Hundred Committee benefiting Chesapeake Kids happened yesterday with great success. SantaCon is part pub-crawl, part fundraiser, part flash mob; but most definitely and a whole lot of holiday madness and fun.  Anyone and everyone who wanted to get into the Christmas spirit by supporting a […]

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Macaroni Kid sponsoring a reindeer roundup for kids

Macaroni Kid sponsoring a reindeer roundup for kids

| December 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

Join Macaroni Kid Annapolis and Paladar Latin Kitchen in their inaugural Reindeer Roundup community-wide holiday scavenger hunt! Beginning December 1st, local families can log on to www.annapolis.macaronikid.com to download and activate their Reindeer Roundup Passport. Visit the participating businesses to find the Macaroni Kid Reindeer and get your Passport stamped or a special code to […]

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7th Annual Santa Speedo Run – December 20th — REGISTER NOW

7th Annual Santa Speedo Run – December 20th — REGISTER NOW

| November 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

The  Seventh Annual Santa Speedo Run and Toy Drive will be held Saturday, December 20th, beginning and ending in the parking lot of The Blackwall Hitch in Annapolis. This event has become a holiday tradition in Annapolis. Last year, nice weather drew more than 400 runners who were brave enough to bare it (almost) all! The one […]

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Pushups for lymphoma

Pushups for lymphoma

| November 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Fans came out to support lymphoma research and Houston Texan David Quessenberry’s fight against cancer during the Georgia Southern VS. Navy game in Annapolis on November 15th.. Outside of Navy’s stadium, where people will be able to participate in the DQStrong “10 for 10 Campaign,” a grassroots movement that asks supporters to do 10 pushups […]

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Eastport kicks Annapolis’ butt in tug-of-war…again!

Eastport kicks Annapolis’ butt in tug-of-war…again!

| November 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Well, it looks like Eastport has regained the bragging rights for another year!  After 7 tugs, the Maritime Republic of Eastport ended up the victor 5-2.  The winning Annapolis teams were the USNA Midshipmem/Rugby Team with VICE ADMIRAL Carter, Superintendent of the Academy, and the Annapolis Police Department led by Chief Michael Pristoop. Mayor Pantelides […]

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Lifeline 100 Century Ride and community health fair this weekend

Lifeline 100 Century Ride and community health fair this weekend

| October 14, 2014 | 3 Comments

Anne Arundel County agencies and local nonprofit leaders are pleased to annouce inaugural Anne Arundel Lifeline 100 Century Ride and Making Health Happen Community Health Fair will be held simultaneously at Kinder Farm Park in Millersville on October 19. Both events are made possible through a special partnership between the Anne Arundel County Police Department, […]

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Bello Machre raises $80k in annual golf outing

Bello Machre raises $80k in annual golf outing

| October 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre raised over $80,000 at its 30th Annual Golf Tournament held September 17, 2014 benefiting children and adults with developmental disabilities.  The event brought together 130 golfers at Queenstown Harbor for this spectacular day of golf.  Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and CEO of Bello Machre, stated, “As we celebrated our 30th year, it […]

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8th Annual Concours d’Elegance delights crowds(PHOTOS)

8th Annual Concours d’Elegance delights crowds(PHOTOS)

| October 3, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Eighth Annual St. Michaels Concours d’Elegance was held Sunday at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina in Cambridge. This elegant gathering of rare and classic automobiles took place on the 18th waterfront fairway of Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina in Cambridge, Maryland. The magnificent automobiles were accompanied by classic wooden […]

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Take your best shot at AMM

Take your best shot at AMM

| October 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Digital Photography Club of Annapolis will presenting an Art Show titled “Take Your Best Shot,”  at the Annapolis Maritime Museum, starting with a free reception open to the public on Sunday October 5, at 1:30 p.m. Photographers, who will feature their best work will be present and refreshments will be served. The show officially […]

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Hunting to Help scavenger hunt – October 25

Hunting to Help scavenger hunt – October 25

| September 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

The third annual Hunting to Help scavenger hunt has been scheduled for Saturday, October 25 from 2 pm until 6 pm. This year’s event starts and ends on West Street at Rams Head Tavern. The scavenger hunt will take participants through downtown Annapolis in search of historic buildings and other markers that are revealed through […]

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Chesapeake Eye Care takes the challenge

Chesapeake Eye Care takes the challenge

| September 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Eye Care and Laser Center, a full-service eye care center jumped on the  ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE craze to support ALS. They will donate $1 for every share on Facebook up to $1,000. They will be challenging another local practice of doctors to take the challenge with them. Chesapeake Eye Care’s doctors assembled in front of the […]

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BGE announces 3rd Annual Wires Down Video Challenge

BGE announces 3rd Annual Wires Down Video Challenge

| September 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

As students, teachers and parents get ready for back-to-school, Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) is pleased to announce the launch of its third annual Wires Down Video Challenge to raise awareness about the importance of electrical safety among elementary school-aged children. From Sept. 8 until Nov. 14, 2014, elementary school students (kindergarten through fifth […]

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Name the crab for the Chesapeake Bay Trust

Name the crab for the Chesapeake Bay Trust

| July 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Do you know a great name for the blue crab on Maryland’s famed Treasure the Chesapeake license plate? Then now is the time to enter the Chesapeake Bay Trust’s “Name our Crab” competition. The Chesapeake Bay Trust, a non-profit, grantmaking organization dedicated to restoring the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers, has officially launched its “Name […]

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Design, invent, explore, discover at AACC summer camps

Design, invent, explore, discover at AACC summer camps

| May 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The camps this summer at Anne Arundel Community College’s Kids in College program offer more opportunities for youths of all ages to see how technology can take ordinary crafts, game and design camps to a new level. AACC partner FutureMakers brings a mobile makerspace tools to reshape Lego® blocks to create customized components, design toys, […]

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Tri for the environment

Tri for the environment

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Tri for the Environment has been rescheduled for Sunday September 28, 2014 at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center in Edgewater, Md. This classic distance race is a perfect introduction for the new triathlete or a solid course for the experienced triathlete looking to race. Last years race sold out with over 200 participants, register […]

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Annapolis adult Easter egg hunt

Annapolis adult Easter egg hunt

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Recreation and Parks will host its annual Adult Easter Egg Hunt at Night on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 8 p.m. Hundreds of eggs filled with “eggcellent prizes”, including golden eggs worth $50, will be hidden in TruxtunPark. Participants should bring a basket and flashlight. The egg hunt will be held outside of the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center, 273 Hilltop Lane in Annapolis. Participants […]

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The Niña & Pinta ships at CBMM in St. Michaels May 10-18

The Niña & Pinta ships at CBMM in St. Michaels May 10-18

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Replicas of two of Christopher Columbus’ ships, the Niña and Pinta, are set to dock at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels this May 10 – 18, with boarding opportunities available to the public. The ships are operated by the Columbus Foundation out of the British Virgin Islands. The Niña is an exact replica and was built […]

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