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Chesapeake Life Center offer group grief support for teens and children

Chesapeake Life Center offer group grief support for teens and children

| July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Life Center is offering a variety of grief support groups for children and youth this fall on the John & Cathy Belcher Campus at 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena. Pebbles is a monthly play-based support group for children ages 4 and 5 who have experienced the death of a special person that meets from 10 […]

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Junior League to host open house in August

Junior League to host open house in August

| July 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. (JLA) invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend their New Member Open House on Sunday, August 14th from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM at Annapolis Smokehouse and Tavern.  All women over the age of 21 years, living in Anne […]

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Maryland Hall to host The Aeolus Quartet

Maryland Hall to host The Aeolus Quartet

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Aeolus string quartet will perform at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Sunday, August 14 at 4 pm in the Main Theater. Tickets are $21 and $16 for Maryland Hall members and students and can be purchased by visiting www.marylandhall.org. Praised by the Baltimore Sun for combining “smoothly meshed technique with a sense […]

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WSA announces Master Watershed Stewards certification courses

WSA announces Master Watershed Stewards certification courses

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Watershed Stewards Academy (WSA) certification course trains and supports citizens to become Master Watershed Stewards. Master Watershed Stewards take action with their neighbors to address the problem of stormwater pollution and restore local waterways in Anne Arundel County. Prospective Stewards need not have prior knowledge; they will receive training to identify and solve […]

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4th Annual Dog Days of Summer Cruise scheduled for July 21st

4th Annual Dog Days of Summer Cruise scheduled for July 21st

| July 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Harbor Queen goes to the dogs! Bring your dog for a cruise of Annapolis on Harbor Queen to benefit the SPCA of Anne Arundel County. The 4th Annual Dog Days of Summer Cruise is coming up on Thursday, July 21. Local pet friendly business Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® teamed up with the AACSPCA […]

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Mermaid’s Kiss tickets on sale now!

Mermaid’s Kiss tickets on sale now!

| July 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Oyster Recovery Partnership (ORP) has opened ticket sales for its annual Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest, to be held Thursday, Sept. 29 at the Baltimore Museum of Industry. The evening will feature unlimited food and drink tastings from some of the region’s top restaurants and aquaculture farms, with proceeds benefiting oyster restoration. Chesapeake Bay enthusiasts will eat, […]

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Riverkeeper to open new interpretive trail at Franklin Point State Park

Riverkeeper to open new interpretive trail at Franklin Point State Park

| July 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

The West and Rhode Riverkeeper, working in partnership with the Maryland Park Service, will cut the ribbon on a new interpretive hiking trail at Franklin Point State Park in Shady Side at a special event on Saturday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is free, but reservations are requested.  Well-behaved dogs […]

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Gigi’s Playhouse to open in Annapolis, Governor Hogan thrilled

Gigi’s Playhouse to open in Annapolis, Governor Hogan thrilled

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

GIGI’S PLAYHOUSE ANNAPOLIS is slated to open its doors late Spring of 2017. This well established national non-profit organization with 31 locations (and more emerging) is seeking to open GiGi’s Playhouse in Annapolis, which will be the first of its kind for the state of Maryland. Through GiGi’s Playhouse Annapolis, over 30 educational, therapeutic, health […]

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Rotary awards $4000 to students

Rotary awards $4000 to students

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Rotary Club of Annapolis presented certificates to four students, with their four $1,000 scholarships each sent directly to their college of choice. Recipients, their parents, their high schools and their colleges are:            Aristides N. Hadjipanteli, son of Nicos and Christina Hadjipanteli of Annapolis, Annapolis High School, Georgetown University. Katrina R. Korbelak, daughter of Mathew […]

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Schuh and Council earn a B+ in latest environmental report card

Schuh and Council earn a B+ in latest environmental report card

| July 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Maryland League of Conservation Voters Anne Arundel Chapter’s newly released performance report card gives County Executive Steve Schuh an overall grade of B- for his actions on key conservation issues from December 2014 to May 2016. The report card also shows the County Council average environmental scores over the same period increasing from a […]

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Pam Cole Finlay receives top honors from Rotary

Pam Cole Finlay receives top honors from Rotary

| July 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pamela Cole Finlay, owner and director of Specs Events, is the 2016 Service Above Self honoree selected by the Rotary Club of Annapolis. The Service Above Self Award is Rotary International’s highest honor for non-Rotarians, recognizing those who have displayed exemplary humanitarian service, at any level  and in any form, with a focus on active […]

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Governor Larry Hogan is a bobblehead

Governor Larry Hogan is a bobblehead

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox today announce they are teaming up with Maryland Governor Larry Hogan to spread cancer awareness. Governor Hogan will attend the Baysox game at Prince George’s Stadium Sunday, July 24 at 2:05 p.m. and participate in ceremonies throughout the event. The Baysox players will wear lime green jerseys during the game to spread […]

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Annapolis Run for the Light House at Quiet Waters Park scheduled for September

Annapolis Run for the Light House at Quiet Waters Park scheduled for September

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Sunday, September 25, 2016, The Friends of The Light House will host the Annapolis Run for The Light House Half Marathon and Joggin’ Joe Shafran Memorial 5K Run.  This event will also include a 1.25 Mile Walk for The Light House. The 1.25 walk and 5K routes will follow the scenic trails inside Quiet […]

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Rotary Club of Parole announces grant recipients

Rotary Club of Parole announces grant recipients

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Rotary Club of Parole (Annapolis) Foundation recently announced the 2016 grant recipients at the club’s June meeting, presenting the selected non-profits with checks in the amounts of $1,000 to $3,000, totaling $34,000. The Parole Rotary Foundation is a 501(C) (3) organization and was established by the Rotary Club of Parole (Annapolis) to support programs […]

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Don’t forget Tides and Tunes every Thursday at AMM

Don’t forget Tides and Tunes every Thursday at AMM

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Maritime Museum (AMM) is excited to present the free summertime concert series, Tides and Tunes. Presented by Adams Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM, Tides and Tunes is a free family-friendly and dog-friendly weekly concert series held every Thursday from June 16 to August 18 at AMM’s campus, Beachside 723 Second St., Annapolis, 21403. Each […]

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EYC looking for student artists for annual lights parade poster

EYC looking for student artists for annual lights parade poster

| July 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

For a second year, the Eastport Yacht Club is holding a student artist poster contest to publicize the annual EYC Lights Parade. This year, the parade will be held on Saturday December 10. Students in grades K-12 are encouraged to enter their artwork for this contest. There will be one winner for each of the three […]

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ASO names two new members to clarinet section

ASO names two new members to clarinet section

| July 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

After successful clarinet auditions on May 16, 2016 to fill two vacancies, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert DiLutis as Principal Clarinet and Brian Eldridge as Second Clarinet.  The day-long process involved applicants from all over the country.  Robert DiLutis is currently Professor of Clarinet at the University of […]

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Bello Machre’s Every Step Counts fundraiser brings in $150K

Bello Machre’s Every Step Counts fundraiser brings in $150K

| July 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre’s Every Step Counts event held Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland raised over $150,000 to benefit children and adults with developmental disabilities served by Bello Machre. The family-friendly event hosted over 400 participants who walked, biked, and ran raising awareness and funds to help people with developmental […]

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Maryland Hall to host Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra

Maryland Hall to host Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra

| July 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Saturday, July 16, 2016 – 7:30 pm in the Main Theater. Tickets: Non-Member $23, Member $18 can be purchased at www.marylandhall.org.  Silent Movies come back to life again when the Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra returns to Maryland Hall! The PRSO will underscore Buster […]

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ASO announced 2016-17 season

ASO announced 2016-17 season

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Symphony is pleased to announce its 2016-2017 season, entitled “The Triumph of Music.” The season will open on September 30 and October 1 with a celebration before and after the pair of concerts featuring superstar violinist MIDORI. The core of the season comprises five “Masterworks” concerts, each performed twice. This season, Symphony’s 55th, […]

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Art is dying in Annapolis

Art is dying in Annapolis

| June 30, 2016 | 1 Comment

Art is dying in Annapolis. Well, dying tends to make one think of old age. Perhaps “being killed” is more appropriate. And it seems that as the City’s Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) keeps grabbing for more power, public art in our City is slowly being suffocated.  So much, that a group is planning a funeral […]

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Sen. Astle, Hospice of Chesapeake honor film students for Viet Nam documentary

Sen. Astle, Hospice of Chesapeake honor film students for Viet Nam documentary

| June 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

State Sen. John C. Astle joined Hospice of the Chesapeake on Thursday, June 9, to honor the students and staff who produced, “Voices of Vietnam,” a  documentary film featuring interviews with Vietnam War Veterans. The documentary, produced by Annapolis High School’s Performing and Visual Arts film students in collaboration with Hospice of the Chesapeake, was […]

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