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Saturday Night Concert Series at Waugh Chapel Towne Centre

Saturday Night Concert Series at Waugh Chapel Towne Centre

| June 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Waugh Chapel Towne Centre is hosting its annual Free Saturday Night Summer Concert Series all summer long! The outdoor series is running every Saturday through August 27 and features talent from a wide range of musical genres. Each concert starts at 7:00 p.m. on South Main Chapel Way.               […]

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Garcia shines as Baysox sink Sea Dogs

Garcia shines as Baysox sink Sea Dogs

| June 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the second night in a row the Baysox jumped all over a Portland Sea Dog starter in the early innings of the game. Thirteen more hits and a dominant outing by Baysox starter Jason Garcia were more than enough to give the Baysox the 6-1 win.  Garcia had by far his best outing of […]

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Crisis management, learn how to do it right with this PRSA seminar

Crisis management, learn how to do it right with this PRSA seminar

| June 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Don’t wait for a communications crisis to consume you before you act. Prepare for it effectively and have PR and legal council on the same team working together. Attend “Crisis Planning- Do it Right” on June 23 from noon to 1:30 on June 23 at Union Jack’s in Annapolis. Communication in a time of crisis […]

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Friday Night Summer Concert Series at Annapolis Towne Centre

Friday Night Summer Concert Series at Annapolis Towne Centre

| June 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Towne Centre at Parole is hosting its annual Free Friday Night Summer Concert Series all summer long. The outdoor series is running every Friday through August 26, and showcases talent from a wide range of musical genres. Each concert starts at 7:00 p.m. on Towne Centre Boulevard, and features a food market and beer […]

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The Paca Girlfriends party on to raise money for Historic Annapolis

The Paca Girlfriends party on to raise money for Historic Annapolis

| June 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last night, the gardens at the William Paca House were full of color!  Not only were the flowers in bloom, but hundreds of women from the Annapolis area flooded the terraced lawn for a good cause–to raise funds for Historic Annapolis. It was the Paca Girlfriends Party going stronger than ever for the 8th year. […]

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Navy’s Gladchuk named recipient of John L. Toner Award by National Football Foundation

Navy’s Gladchuk named recipient of John L. Toner Award by National Football Foundation

| June 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced that United States Naval Academy Director of Athletics Chet Gladchuk has been named the 2016 recipient of the NFF John L. Toner Award. Presented annually by the NFF, the Toner Award recognizes an athletics director who has demonstrated superior administrative abilities and shown outstanding […]

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Registration open for 7th Annual NSOF wooden sailboat race

Registration open for 7th Annual NSOF wooden sailboat race

| June 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The National Sailing Hall of Fame (NSHOF), in conjunction with the Chesapeake Traditional Sailboat Association (CTSA), will be hosting the 7th Annual Classic Wooden Sailboat Rendezvous & Race, September 24 – 25. Registration for this event is now open and owners of wooden-hulled sailboats designed prior to 1970 are invited to learn more by visiting bit.ly/nshof-classicwoodensailboatrace, […]

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Barker, Kemp star in Baysox rout

Barker, Kemp star in Baysox rout

| June 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

After last night’s extra-inning loss, the Baysox bats came alive as they jumped out to the early lead over the Portland Sea Dogs. Bowie Baysox starter Brandon Barker and Infielder Jeff Kemp starred in the game to secure the win versus the Sea Dogs, 7-2.  Kemp recorded his first two-home run game of the season […]

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Brian Culbertson returning to Rams Head On Stage

Brian Culbertson returning to Rams Head On Stage

| June 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

06/15 Bret Michaels 06/16 Margaret Glaspy 06/17 The Oak Ridge Boys 06/19 10,000 Maniacs 06/20 10,000 Maniacs 06/21 + 22 Gregg Allman 06/21 Rams Head Presents Jonny Lang at Maryland Hall 06/23 Ani DiFranco 06/24 Seldom Scene 06/25 Jorma Kaukonen *All Ages Matinee 06/25 Psycho Killers: A Tribute to The Talking Heads 06/26 Jim Brickman […]

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The Force is still strong in Bowie. Star Wars Night on June 25th

The Force is still strong in Bowie. Star Wars Night on June 25th

| June 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox will be in the center of an intergalactic conflict when the team hosts Star Wars Night at Prince George’s Stadium Saturday, June 25, as the Baysox play the Altoona Curve beginning at 6:35 p.m. The event features characters in movie-quality replica costumes, lightsaber battles, postgame performances, and a fireworks extravaganza after the […]

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Defense costs Baysox in extra-inning loss to Sea Dogs

Defense costs Baysox in extra-inning loss to Sea Dogs

| June 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tuesday night’s game versus the Portland Sea Dogs was a back-and-forth affair that the Baysox eventually dropped 5-4 in 10 innings. All nine runs in the game were scored in the final five innings as both teams battled for the lead, but it was a pair of defensive miscues that finally cost the Baysox.  Baltimore Orioles […]

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On your mark, get set, read!

On your mark, get set, read!

| June 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Officials for the Anne Arundel County Public Library  (AACPL) today opened registration for this year’s Summer Reading Club. The program includes an exciting lineup of performers, concerts and activities from late June until August 13 and features great prizes and even free books! On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!, this year’s theme, will encourage kids […]

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Baysox seeking military hero nominations

Baysox seeking military hero nominations

| June 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox are seeking Military Hero Nominations to be used in the Military Heroes Card Set being given away during the game Friday, Aug. 26. Fans living in the area who know active or retired members of the Armed Forced are encouraged to fill out the nomination form on www.baysox.com.  During Military Heroes Appreciation […]

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Eastport a Rockin’ this weekend, get your tickets now!

Eastport a Rockin’ this weekend, get your tickets now!

| June 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Eastport a Rockin’ celebrates its 20th Anniversary June 18, 2016 on Second Street and Bay Shore Avenue in the Maritime Republic of Eastport from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm.  Founded in 1997 by James Borchelt, former owner of Café Gurus on Second Street (now called Leeward Market), Eastport a Rockin’ has hosted hundreds of bands […]

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Tides & Tunes, free concert series, kicks off this week at Annapolis Maritime Museum

Tides & Tunes, free concert series, kicks off this week at Annapolis Maritime Museum

| June 13, 2016 | 2 Comments

The Annapolis Maritime Museum (AMM) will hosts weekly concerts all summer long in an effort create a sense of community and raise awareness of its many programs and activities.  The Education Center at AMM teaches over 6,000 students annually about Chesapeake Bay ecology and the rich maritime heritage of the Annapolis area.  “The concerts appeal […]

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Fleet Feet Sports and runners from area celebrate All4Run on June 1

Fleet Feet Sports and runners from area celebrate All4Run on June 1

| June 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Fleet Feet Sports, the local retail leader in supporting the Greater Annapolis running community, celebrated National Running Day with “All4Run,” a nationwide initiative that encouraged communities to take part in a special June 1 group run at their local Fleet Feet Sports. The event took place on June 1st at all 162 Fleet Feet Sports […]

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Always Sunny in Annapolis: SPF Quick Facts or Myths

Always Sunny in Annapolis: SPF Quick Facts or Myths

Get a quick update on sunscreens, SPF and the facts and myths that surround the sun. Summertime in Annapolis means water, boats and sun. Don’t let your kids (or yourself) burn from misconceptions or sneaky advertising.  SPF 100 and SPF 30 are about the same: FACT! In the chart to the left, it’s easy to see […]

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1st North Wealth Services hires Margo Cook as new advisor

1st North Wealth Services hires Margo Cook as new advisor

| June 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Margo Cook, a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) and Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP) with more than a decade of professional nonprofit management and finance experience has joined 1 North Wealth Services, as an Investment Advisor Representative. For the past ten years, Cook has served in development director roles for Anne Arundel Medical Center Foundation, […]

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Baysox can’t battle back in loss to New Hampshire

Baysox can’t battle back in loss to New Hampshire

| June 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Baysox fell behind early and could not battle back in a 7-3 Sunday afternoon defeat in the rubber match of a three-game series to New Hampshire. The Fisher Cats scored three runs in the second and fourth innings to lead big early. Bowie threatened in the opening inning but did not score. After a […]

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Blades of Green awards scholarship to Broadneck’s Catherine Knox

Blades of Green awards scholarship to Broadneck’s Catherine Knox

| June 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Blades of Green in Harwood, MD has selected an outstanding candidate to receive their scholarship for the 2016 academic year. The recipient Catherine Knox, plans to attend the University of Southern California and pursue a major in Environmental engineering. Catherine has distinguished herself through her passionate commitment to environmental engineering and environmental policy change. As […]

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Do you know what the Volunteer Center does?

Do you know what the Volunteer Center does?

| June 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Where do you go when you are interested in giving back to the community? Where do nonprofits turn when they need an influx of volunteers for a large project or event? If you are not sure where to turn, you, like 4,000 others in our county, turn to the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. For […]

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Shutout ends Bowie’s winning streak

Shutout ends Bowie’s winning streak

| June 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Baysox outstanding offensive run came to a halt for an evening in Manchester, NH as three Fisher Cats pitchers shutout the Baysox 2-0. The defeat ended a season-long six game win streak for Bowie and ended a five-game losing streak for New Hampshire. The Baysox fell behind early with two defensive miscues. With a […]

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