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4th Annual Irish Festival kicks off this afternoon

4th Annual Irish Festival kicks off this afternoon

| July 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Are you ready for the 4 Annual Annapolis Irish Festival?  It’s coming to town this weekend – and bringing perfect weather with it. 13 Bands on 3 stages, 4 dance troupes, pipers, entertainers and 100s of vendors bring the flavor of the Emerald Isle to Annapolis once again. The huge Little Leprechaun Land (where all activities […]

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Brewsic in 2 weeks…will you be there?

Brewsic in 2 weeks…will you be there?

| July 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Benefiting 77Rescue.org, the Annapolis Jaycees and Make-A-Wish Foundation, mark your calendars now for the Mid-Atlantic Brewsic Festival & Fire Truck Show, Saturday, July 26th County Fairgrounds in Crownsville, MD. Gates open at 11:00 a.m. What is BREWSIC?? | broo-zik | the act of drinking a brew while listening to fabulous music. And what’s better than […]

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Adams fuels Baysox win

Adams fuels Baysox win

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bowie’s bats returned to life on Thursday night with an 11-run 22-hit avalanche, burying the Harrisburg Senators 11-1 in the series finale. 2B David Adams led the charge going 5-for-5 with four RBI’s in the Baysox win. After taking a 1-0 lead in the first, Adams had the game’s biggest at-bat. With the bases loaded […]

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Historic log canoe Flying Cloud donated to CBMM

Historic log canoe Flying Cloud donated to CBMM

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

On June 26, the historic log canoe Flying Cloud arrived at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD, where it has joined the largest collection of Chesapeake Bay watercraft in the world. The boat was donated to CBMM by brothers Allan Noble and John Noble of Oxford, MD. The Nobles’ father had […]

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Manny Claus is coming to town

Manny Claus is coming to town

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox have announced Christmas Eve in July with “Manny Claus” Machado Bobblehead Giveaway Thursday, July 24 at 6:35 p.m. as the Baysox take on the Altoona Curve at Prince George’s Stadium. The first 1,000 fans ages 13 and up will receive the bobbling Holiday-themed rendition of the former Baysox shortstop and current Orioles […]

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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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Baysox blanked by Harrisburg

Baysox blanked by Harrisburg

| July 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Five times the Baysox got the leadoff man aboard but they could not bring that runner around as the Baysox were shutout for a second consecutive night in Harrisburg. Tonight the final score was 2-0. Bowie has scored one run on 22 hits in the three game series in Harrisburg. The scoreless stretch has reached […]

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Sailboat show announces new expansion

Sailboat show announces new expansion

| July 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

New this year, the 45-year-old Annapolis sailboat show will expand its already large selection of new and premiering sailboats to include previously owned sailboats in a floating marina in St. Mary’s Cove. The United States Sailboat Show, opening October 9-13, 2014, will feature “Brokerage Cove,” a show within a show, overflowing with used boats presented […]

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Arundel Christian Church sponsors seminar for seniors and adult children

Arundel Christian Church sponsors seminar for seniors and adult children

| July 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

“There are more than 50,000 senior citizens in Anne Arundel County and that number is growing every year, requiring more services for this population,” said lead pastor Brian Hamilton. “We are pleased to present this seminar in collaboration with Right at Home.” This free educational seminar, 9 AM to Noon on Saturday July 19, will cover the […]

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Baysox shutout in third straight defeat

Baysox shutout in third straight defeat

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

For just a second time this year the Baysox could not register a run as they were shutout on a rainy Tuesday evening in Harrisburg, 7-0. The shutout was the first time Bowie has failed to score since an April 23rd tilt with Erie. Bowie had a chance to grab the early lead. With runners […]

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Silopanna announces stellar vendor lineup

Silopanna announces stellar vendor lineup

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rams Head Promotions and Silopanna Music Festival just announced the vendors that will be serving up the food and drinks as the bands are jamming on the stage.  Expect to see favorites like Red Red Wine Bar, Hot Stuff Paninis, and HERE a pop-up shop. Tickets are selling quickly for this event and the VIP […]

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What’s on tap at Rams Head On Stage

What’s on tap at Rams Head On Stage

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

07/08 Kenny Lattimore w. Jeff Bradshaw 07/09 Wine & Canvas: A Painting Class with Cocktails 07/10 Tuesday Afternoon: A Tribute To The Moody Blues 07/11 “A Salute to the Duke” feat. John Blount & Dave Tucker Big Band 07/12 The Cheaters 07/13 Cracker & Camper Van Beethoven: Acoustic Apothecary feat. David Lowery, Johnny Hickman and […]

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Navy football ranked 57th, predicted to play Poinsettia Bowl

Navy football ranked 57th, predicted to play Poinsettia Bowl

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Navy football team is ranked 57th out of 128 teams in the Football Bowl Subdivision by Athlon Sports in its college football preseason rankings. Ohio State and Notre Dame are the only two Navy opponents ranked higher than the Mids.  Ohio State is ranked third and Notre Dame is ranked 13th.  Rutgers is the […]

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Chesapeake Bay Roasting Co., helping the bay one bean at a time

Chesapeake Bay Roasting Co., helping the bay one bean at a time

| July 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

A few months ago, Chesapeake Bay Roasting Company held an open house to tour their facility (beanery…roastery?) in Crofton right at the corner of Routes 3 and 424. I had never seen coffee being made outside of a Keurig or an old fashioned percolator so I jumped at the chance to see a local company in […]

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Third out eludes Baysox in Harrisburg

Third out eludes Baysox in Harrisburg

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Harrisburg scored all five runs with two outs and a potential late rally fell short for Bowie as they Baysox dropped their series opener in Harrisburg 5-1 on Monday night. Starter Zach Davies battled with control have being skipped in the rotation due to neck stiffness prior to his last start. Davies entered the game […]

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Rockin’ raffle for the SPCA at Annapolis Towne Center

Rockin’ raffle for the SPCA at Annapolis Towne Center

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Select Annapolis Towne Centre merchants invite you to join them Friday, July 11, for the Rockin’ Raffle for SPCA during the Towne Centre’s free concert series. That evening, from 5-7 pm, you can purchase a $1 raffle tickets and qualify for over $700 in gift cards, services and merchandise from participating merchants. One winner takes all. The drawing […]

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The Crapemyrtles are coming to Homestead Gardens

The Crapemyrtles are coming to Homestead Gardens

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Homestead Gardens customers have been racking up the savings since April and now it’s time to cash in their Myrtle Money! Despite the name, Homestead Gardens’ annual Crapemyrtle Festival isn’t just about Crapemyrtles. Sure, NOW is the time for planting these gorgeous flowering trees, and sure, Homestead’s nursery yards will be filled to the brim […]

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Princess Pea Cupcakes taking off from Crofton

Princess Pea Cupcakes taking off from Crofton

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

In March 2014, Annie Shaughnessy received the notice from her supervisor that all contracting professionals fear: the federal contract under which she had been employed for almost a year had been terminated due to mandatory government budget cuts. Despite a successful record with the contracting firm and federal client, Dr. Shaughnessy faced unemployment and an […]

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Leadership Anne Arundel shuffles positions

Leadership Anne Arundel shuffles positions

| July 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

Leadership Anne Arundel has adopted a new business model that consolidates the positions of executive director and development and public relations director, while bringing back a well-respected program facilitator who is familiar to the organization. LAA’s board of directors approved the hiring of Eric Edstrom, the organization’s current executive director, as president of LAA.  In […]

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Bowie falls short of sweep

Bowie falls short of sweep

| July 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Akron jumped in front with a three-run fourth inning and did not look back as the Baysox fell in the series finale 7-2 on Sunday afternoon. Bowie grabbed two of three games in the series. The Baysox got off to an outstanding start. RF KD Kang launched a home run off the batters eye in […]

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Tips for parents of first-time homebuyers

Tips for parents of first-time homebuyers

As the Mom of a daughter who recently purchased a home, it was important to me that my daughter had a good understanding of the responsibility that comes with home ownership as well as the obligation to a mortgage. First, we agreed she would live with me for one year, with no rent payment, while putting […]

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Mills Wine & Spirits and Mangia Italian Grill & Sports Cafe to host CANnapolis

Mills Wine & Spirits and Mangia Italian Grill & Sports Cafe to host CANnapolis

| July 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

CANnapolis (“Because we CAN make a difference!”) is a summer-long canned food drive, providing area restaurants and liquor stores an opportunity to support the Maryland Food Bank in the fight against hunger. Katcef Brothers and radio partner, WRNR Radio will be promoting nine CANnapolis events throughout the Annapolis, Severna Park and Pasadena areas, May 31 through […]

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