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Navy gets back on track with a 51-14 trouncing of VMI

Navy gets back on track with a 51-14 trouncing of VMI

| October 12, 2014 | 2 Comments

After three losses in a row, Navy needed a win. Bad.  And they got it yesterday when they trounced the Virginia Military Institute Keydets by a score of 51-14. (Live Blog) With an injured QB, Keenan Reynolds sidelined, it was up to Tago Smith to captain the ship. After a nervous start, Navy fumbled and it […]

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5 new businesses at Annapolis Towne Centre

5 new businesses at Annapolis Towne Centre

| October 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that five new retailers and restaurants will be celebrating openings through December in Annapolis Towne Centre’s brand new, 23,190 square-foot building located on West Street adjacent from the existing Whole Foods.. The new tenants include: Pier One, which moved from its previous location on Riva Road into an expanded, 12,019-square-foot store […]

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Annapolis resident Stacy Wynia named VP at GKV in Baltimore

Annapolis resident Stacy Wynia named VP at GKV in Baltimore

| October 11, 2014 | 2 Comments

GKV, a full-service marketing agency, named Stacey Wynia Vice President, Director of Public Relations and Social Media. With 15 years of experience in the advertising and PR field, Wynia supervises all PR and social media activities for GKV’s clients. Prior to joining GKV, Wynia worked at Golin/Harris as an Account Supervisor for clients such as […]

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Dave Mason returns to Rams Head On Stage in November

Dave Mason returns to Rams Head On Stage in November

| October 11, 2014 | 3 Comments

Dave Mason will return to Annapolis. Last January, he treated nearly 700 people to his Traffic Jam in a Rams Head at Maryland Hall concert. During that show, he was coming down with a bug and apologized and promised to return. And he kept his word.  Only this time, Mason will be performing in the […]

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Navy Football Vs VMI (LIVE BLOG)

Navy Football Vs VMI (LIVE BLOG)

| October 11, 2014 | 2 Comments

Navy and VMI will meet for the 10th time on the gridiron when the two squads square off this afternoon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. Navy leads the all-time series, 9-0, including a 41-3 victory the last time the two squads met in 2012. Saturday’s game will be televised by CBS Sports Network […]

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3 authors to discuss their works and “The Writing Life” at St. John’s

3 authors to discuss their works and “The Writing Life” at St. John’s

| October 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Acclaimed authors Ruth Kassinger, Steve Vogel, and St. John’s College alumna Barbara Rogan, will discuss their latest works of fiction, nonfiction, and military history.  This fundraiser for student aid will be held at the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Sunday, November 9 at 3 p.m. In “A Garden of Marvels,” Kassinger’s latest book of nonfiction, […]

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Alistair Murray honored with Sailing Industry Distinguished Service Award

Alistair Murray honored with Sailing Industry Distinguished Service Award

| October 10, 2014 | 2 Comments

Celebrating a successful opening day of the 45th United States Sailboat Show, the Annapolis Boat Shows hosted a launch party to welcome a star-studded cast from the sailing industry to Annapolis. Keynote speaker Ken Read, considered one of the world’s most accomplished and celebrated sailors, spoke on the state of the industry and emphasized the growing enthusiasm for all levels […]

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Help Wanted: Anne Arundel Rec & Parks needs volunteers

Help Wanted: Anne Arundel Rec & Parks needs volunteers

| October 10, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Recreation & Parks is looking for volunteers.  Is one of these perfect for you? October 11th 10:00am – 4:00pm at Kinder Farm Park Support the Friends of Kinder Farm Park during their annual Fall Festival! There are opportunities for individuals and groups in areas of games, refreshments, corn husk doll making, face […]

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New 6-screen theater coming to Glen Burnie

New 6-screen theater coming to Glen Burnie

| October 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

A new 752-seat movie theater — with six screens, the latest in seating and in projection and sound equipment — is coming to the Sun Valley Shopping Center in Glen Burnie as part of the center’s current major remodeling. The theater, called Sun Valley 6 and now undergoing construction, is scheduled to open in mid-November. […]

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Community Foundation announces philanthropic awardees

Community Foundation announces philanthropic awardees

| October 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County is pleased to announce the names of the recipients of its Celebration of Philanthropy Awards for 2014. This year’s awardees are: Philanthropists of the Year, John and Terri Hussman; Corporate Philanthropist, The Bank of Glen Burnie; Volunteer of the Year, Betty Mack; and Foundation of the Year, South […]

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After school drama programs announced

After school drama programs announced

| October 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Riva Arts University is excited to provide two after school drama programs. The classes are set up in an 8-week format for one hour a week as an after school session. Two classes will be offered, one for elementary school students (1st-5th) and one for middle school students (6th-8th). Classes will consist of a warm […]

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The Who announces North American tour celebrating 50 years

The Who announces North American tour celebrating 50 years

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE WHO, one of rock’s most legendary and defining bands, will celebrate their 50-year legacy when they bring their “THE WHO HITS 50!” Tour to North America in 2015. “THE WHO HITS 50!” Tour will kick-off its spring run April 15 in Tampa, FL and include 20 stops throughout the east before wrapping May 30 […]

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Annapolis Rotary sponsors free talk on Southern Sudan

Annapolis Rotary sponsors free talk on Southern Sudan

| October 10, 2014 | 2 Comments

Theil Theil[CQ], project manager of Mobile Health International with the Radler Foundation in South Sudan, will provide updates on events in that country along with BJ Goergen[cq], foundation director, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, at Carrol’s Creek Café, 410 Severn Ave., Annapolis. The public is invited to attend. Mr. Theil, a former […]

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HeadFirst hires athletic trainer Casey Thompson

HeadFirst hires athletic trainer Casey Thompson

| October 9, 2014 | 2 Comments

HeadFirst Sports Injury and Concussion Care Centers, a service of Righttime Medical Care, is pleased to announce that Casey Thompson, MS, ATC, has been hired as an athletic trainer, educator and community outreach coordinator. In the position, Thompson will attend sporting and outreach events, educate patients, families and coaches about concussions and assist with community […]

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Key School to host free sports clinics

Key School to host free sports clinics

| October 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Key School Athletic Department is pleased to announce a series of free instructional clinics for student-athletes of all ages to take place over the course of the 2014-2015 school year. The fall clinics will include baseball, field hockey and boys’ and girls’ soccer; winter and spring clinics will include basketball, baseball and lacrosse. All […]

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Hillsmere Family Fun Fair, November 8th

Hillsmere Family Fun Fair, November 8th

| October 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The annual Family Fun Fair & Silent Auction is a favorite annual event featuring food, games, health & wellness demonstrations, DJ, moon bounce, photo booth, balloon creations and a silent auction/raffle. Parents and children will have the opportunity to try their luck at the cakewalk, carnival games and a premium grand prize raffle. A silent […]

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Upcoming at Rams Head On Stage

Upcoming at Rams Head On Stage

| October 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

10/08 Logan Brill & Rob Baird 10/09 The Bangles 10/10 Michael Franks 10/11 Macy Gray *All Ages Matinee w. Cary Nokey 10/11 California Guitar Trio & Montreal Guitar Trio 10/12 Scars On 45 w. Broken Anchor *All Ages Matinee 10/12 The Kingston Trio 10/13 Ian McLagan of Small Faces 10/14 Josh Krajcik from The X […]

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Hunting To Help on October 25th

Hunting To Help on October 25th

| October 8, 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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24th Annual Bountiful Harvest, November 7th

24th Annual Bountiful Harvest, November 7th

| October 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, November 7th, 2014, the Friends of The Light House will host the 24th Annual Bountiful Harvest, A Blue Tie Event.   This annual event benefits The Light House, a homeless prevention support center in Annapolis, Maryland and will take place from 7-10 PM at the Loews Annapolis Hotel. Highlighting this year’s long-standing traditional event […]

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Ballet Theatre of Maryland unveils 2014-15 season

Ballet Theatre of Maryland unveils 2014-15 season

| October 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

Ballet Theatre of Maryland announces its 2014-2015 Season Grand Opening in the newly renovated theater at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis when BTM celebrates Shakespeare’s 450th birthday with the premiere of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, October 24, 7:30 p.m., October 25, 7:00 p.m. and October 26, 2:00 p.m. You chose fairies, fantasy, humor, […]

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Hospice celebrates 35 years, groundbreaks for new facility

Hospice celebrates 35 years, groundbreaks for new facility

| October 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

Members of the community and elected officials joined Hospice of the Chesapeake team for a 35th Anniversary celebration on Sept. 19 at the nonprofit’s headquarters in Pasadena, MD. A new clock tower sign was installed by Gable Signs at the campus entrance to reflect the renaming of the 90 Ritchie Highway location to the John […]

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Opera with a twist kicks off season

Opera with a twist kicks off season

| October 6, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Annapolis Opera is kicking off its 42nd anniversary subscription season with “Opera with a Twist,” a concert that will celebrate the complexities and disguises so often found in opera with a rich and diverse range of operatic styles. Whether it be the twist of a disguising mustache or a plot twist involving hidden love or […]

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