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Navy Returns To Home Port For First AAC Action Of The Season

Navy Returns To Home Port For First AAC Action Of The Season

| September 8, 2017

Navy will look to build off of last week’s 42-19 win against FAU in the season opener at Navy-Marine Corps. Stadium against Tulane on Saturday at 3:30 pm. The game marks the 22nd time the Mids and the Green Wave will face-off, but only the third time as conference rivals. Tulane leads the all-time series, […]

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See you at the 50th Maryland Seafood Festival this weekend!

See you at the 50th Maryland Seafood Festival this weekend!

| September 8, 2017

The Maryland Seafood Festival is back! Enjoy a tasty variety of fresh seafood, a selection of entertaining musical talent, hands on exhibits, thrilling demonstrations and more at the 50th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival!  Come out on Sept. 9 & 10, 2017  at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, MD. Online tickets are on sale NOW.  Don’t […]

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Electric Vehicle Showcase this Sunday on Maryland Avenue in Annapolis

Electric Vehicle Showcase this Sunday on Maryland Avenue in Annapolis

| September 8, 2017

Annapolis Green, partnering with the Electric Vehicle Association of Greater DC, is hosting the Annapolis Showcase as part of National Drive Electric Week on Maryland Avenue, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 10. Owners and dealers of electric vehicles will encourage you to “Ask me why I drive electric!” with historic Annapolis as a backdrop. Maryland Avenue is […]

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Pregame Navy Football at Fado and you could win the Bud Light Golden Ticket to the game

Pregame Navy Football at Fado and you could win the Bud Light Golden Ticket to the game

| September 8, 2017

It’s Navy Football‘s Bud Light Golden Ticket Giveaway this Saturday! Join Bud Light this Saturday at Fado Irish Pub & Restaurant from 12:30 to 2:30 for a chance to see the United States Naval Academy Midshipmen take on Tulane Football . Four lucky winners will be selected to receive a “Golden Ticket” to the big game along with transportation provided by Driven,  and a gift card […]

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Baysox bats fall silent in first game of Western Division Championship Series

Baysox bats fall silent in first game of Western Division Championship Series

| September 7, 2017

The Bowie Baysox managed just one hit in a 2-0 loss to the Altoona Curve in Game One of the Western Division Championship Series on Wednesday night at Prince George’s Stadium in Bowie. Altoona starter Mitch Keller (1-0) gave up one hit to go along with two walks and four strikeouts in a complete game […]

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Baysox announce 2018 schedule

Baysox announce 2018 schedule

| September 7, 2017

The Bowie Baysox released the club’s 2018 schedule on Tuesday morning as the team returns for its 26th season. The Baysox open the 2018 campaign at Prince George’s Stadium on Thursday, April 5 when the team hosts the Harrisburg Senators (Class AA Affiliate of the Washington Nationals) at 6:35 p.m. Bowie opens the season with […]

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Screech and School of Rock to perform at Rams Head On Stage

Screech and School of Rock to perform at Rams Head On Stage

| September 7, 2017

Rams Head On Stage is a little taste of Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin all rolled up in one!  A small, intimate venue where no seat is more than 48 feet from the stage. A small venue that packs a big punch with top national acts 364 days a year.  Check out the latest shows […]

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“The Nurse With The Purple Hair” –a discussion presented by Hospice of the Chesapeake

“The Nurse With The Purple Hair” –a discussion presented by Hospice of the Chesapeake

| September 6, 2017

Hospice of the Chesapeake will offer three opportunities to view and discuss the documentary, “The Nurse with the Purple Hair,” at the Annapolis Regional Library, 1410 West St. “The Nurse with the Purple Hair” is a warm and inspiring documentary about end-of-life care and features hospice nurse Michelle Lasota. Directed by world-renowned filmmaker Sean Cunningham, […]

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Amps & Ales tickets going fast

Amps & Ales tickets going fast

| September 6, 2017

Loud beer and even louder music!   Amps and Ales Festival combines the electricity of rock and roll music with a handpicked selection of America’s best craft beers held on Saturday September 16th, 2017 at Prince George’s Stadium, home of Bowie Baysox.   In its first year, Amps and Ales lines up seven of the […]

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Health Benefits of Vitamin D

Health Benefits of Vitamin D

| September 5, 2017

Avoiding the sun to protect against skin cancer and aging? Great. Except that half of the US population is low in Vitamin D. And deficiency in Vitamin D is even worse in Maryland and the north due to less light in the winter.  Is it true, almost everyone could benefit from getting more vitamin D–particularly […]

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Chili’s out; Chuy’s in at Festival at Riva

Chili’s out; Chuy’s in at Festival at Riva

| September 5, 2017

Chuy’s, the authentic Tex-Mex restaurant known for its made-from-scratch food and fun-loving atmosphere, is opening its second Maryland location in November. Chuy’s Annapolis is scheduled to open at the Festival at Riva, located at 2339 Forest Drive. The first area Chuy’s opened in Rockville in 2016. For more than 35 years, Chuy’s has provided authentic […]

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Fall Greenscape for “Make a Difference Day”

Fall Greenscape for “Make a Difference Day”

| September 5, 2017

Mayor Michael Pantelides and the Annapolis Recreation and Parks Department invite community members to participate in the nation’s annual “Make a Difference Day” by volunteering for the city’s fall GreenScape project on Saturday, October 28. “Make a Difference Day” is a national effort encouraging groups and individuals to volunteer in their community to improve the lives of […]

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National Preparedness Month: Make a plan for yourself, family and friends

National Preparedness Month: Make a plan for yourself, family and friends

| September 4, 2017

As a part of September’s National Preparedness Month, September 1st though September 10th is week one, which focuses on the theme “Make a Plan for Yourself, Family and Friends”. Disaster can strike at any time and your family may not be together, so it is vital to plan for situations to prepare yourself, your family […]

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Baysox lose final game of season, prepare for playoffs beginning Wednesday

Baysox lose final game of season, prepare for playoffs beginning Wednesday

| September 4, 2017

Hunter Cole’s go-ahead solo home run in the bottom of the eighth lifted the Richmond Flying Squirrels (63-77) to a 4-3 win over the Bowie Baysox (72-68) in the regular season finale on Monday afternoon at The Diamond in Richmond. LHP Raudel Lazo (1.0 IP, H, R, ER, K) was dealt the loss for Bowie and drops to […]

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Yo–yeah you!  Go volunteer!

Yo–yeah you! Go volunteer!

| September 4, 2017

Many Volunteer positions are available through the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. If you do not see an opportunity below that fits your needs, contact the Volunteer Center at [email protected] or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below. AARP Foundation Meal Pack Challenge, Sept. 10-11, 2017 Sun. & Mon., […]

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‘Out of this World’ through September 29th at City Hall

‘Out of this World’ through September 29th at City Hall

| September 4, 2017

“Out of this World” a series of hand pulled prints by Chris Mona, Professor of Art at Anne Arundel Community College will be on display atAnnapolis City Hall through September 29th. Each lithograph,screen print or intaglio features a comedienne or other empowered woman in an inhospitable  landscape.  Mona investigates the elasticity of time, as figures […]

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CrowsFest happening on the 10th

CrowsFest happening on the 10th

| September 4, 2017

Crow Vineyard & Winery will be holding their third annual CrowFest festival on Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 11AM-5PM. To purchase tickets, please visit: CrowVineyardAndWinery.com and click on the EVENTS tab. CrowFest is Crow Vineyard & Winery’s festival to celebrate the bounty of the Eastern Shore and the beginning of the harvesting of their grapes. […]

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Breaking The Silence: An Opioid workshop next Wednesday

Breaking The Silence: An Opioid workshop next Wednesday

| September 4, 2017

Mayor Michael Pantelides and County Executive Steve Schuh invite you to attend their upcoming workshop titled Breaking the Silence: Opioid Addiction.  This informative workshop is free and is targeted to our faith-based organizations, their youth leaders and laity, and to the general public. The workshop will be held on Wednesday, September 13 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Byzantium, located at 2747 Riva […]

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Baysox split double header with Flying Squirrels

Baysox split double header with Flying Squirrels

| September 3, 2017

The Bowie Baysox (72-67) and Richmond Flying Squirrels (62-77) split a doubleheader on Sunday evening at The Diamond in Richmond. Richmond took game one by a 6-5 score before the Baysox bounced back with a 1-0 win in game two. Bowie sits one game back of Altoona with one to play. The Baysox can clinch […]

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LSO’s Opening Night to feature Beethoven and Hors d’Oeuvres

LSO’s Opening Night to feature Beethoven and Hors d’Oeuvres

| September 3, 2017

To celebrate the opening of its new season, the Londontowne Symphony Orchestra (LSO) will offer a celebration party with the concert to be held at the Key Auditorium on the St. Johns Campus in Annapolis on September 16. The party with food, wine and a silent auction begins at 6 PM with the concert at […]

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Warrior Sailing returns for second year in Annapolis

Warrior Sailing returns for second year in Annapolis

| September 3, 2017

What exactly constitutes a disability? “A lot of programs focus on combat wounded, but we don’t take that stance,” said Jen French, co-founder of the Warrior Sailing Program. “It could be a veteran who is a cancer survivor or blind due to a reaction from a vaccine or diabetes.” Military veterans and active duty personnel […]

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Ramierez, Stewart lift Baysox to 11-2 win

Ramierez, Stewart lift Baysox to 11-2 win

| September 2, 2017

RHP Yefry Ramirez tossed seven shutout innings and DJ Stewart hit two home runs as the Bowie Baysox (71-66) topped the Richmond Flying Squirrels (61-76) by an 11-2 score on Saturday night at The Diamond in Richmond. Ramirez (15-3) surrendered three hits while walking one and fanning nine over his seven innings of work. The nine strikeouts is a […]

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