RSSLIFE IN THE AREA

Providence Center holds grand opening of new retail store

Providence Center holds grand opening of new retail store

| May 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Providence Center, a non-profit organization in Anne Arundel County that serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, held a ribbon cutting ceremony and Grand Opening event on Saturday, April 23, 2016 for its new Gifts that Give retail store located at its Baldwin Industries facility at 1254 Ritchie Highway in Arnold, Maryland. Gifts that Give […]

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Baysox walk off to end losing streak

Baysox walk off to end losing streak

| May 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

After being down six runs early Wednesday, the resilient Baysox finally had their fortunes change as they were able to end their four-game losing streak with a walk-off of their own to beat the Fightin Phils, 7-6. With the win, Bowie has now split the first two games of the 2015 ELCS rematch with Reading. […]

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Samaritan House raises $100K at Burritos for Beds

Samaritan House raises $100K at Burritos for Beds

| May 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The lure of fresh breakfast burritos and a great local cause brought crowds to the Samaritan House’s 3rd Annual Burritos for Beds breakfast. During the 3-hour donation-only event at Chevys FreshMex in Annapolis, guests contributed over $50,000 which will be matched by a challenge grant from the Hanley Family Foundation, bringing the total raised to […]

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YWCA announces winners of 31st TWIN Awards

YWCA announces winners of 31st TWIN Awards

| May 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County announced the recipients for this year’s Tribute to Women & Industry (TWIN) Awards. This signature event is the most prestigious awards event in the county and recognizes the exceptional contributions of these successful women not only to their workplace, but to our community as well. Honorees are […]

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POSTPONED: The Nextival, rescheduled for July 9th

POSTPONED: The Nextival, rescheduled for July 9th

| May 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Nexitval festival that was scheduled for this weekend has been postponed until July 9th due to the forecasted weather. For more information or questions, please visit their website.

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NSOF program results in new public school curriculum

NSOF program results in new public school curriculum

| May 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last summer, a handful of teachers from Anne Arundel County Public Schools participated in a pilot program conducted by the National Sailing Hall of Fame (NSHOF) in conjunction with Anne Arundel County Public Schools. Known as the “Teacher Academy: Teaching Math & Science Teachers How to Sail,” the program engaged teachers from area elementary, middle […]

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2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

| May 18, 2016 | 1 Comment

The end of the year is fast approaching for the First Class Midshipmen who will be commissioned as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. Along with the graduation ceremony, which is by invitation only, there are a number of public events including a flight demonstration by the Blue […]

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Baysox bats silent in ELCS rematch

Baysox bats silent in ELCS rematch

| May 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

On a wet and cold Tuesday night at Prince George’s Stadium, the Fightin Phils handed the Baysox their fourth straight loss, 9-1. This was the first meeting between the two clubs since the 2015 Eastern League Championship Series that the Baysox won in five games. After a scoreless first inning, the Fightin Phils struck first […]

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2016 Military Bowl scheduled for December 27th

2016 Military Bowl scheduled for December 27th

| May 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, has announced that its 2016 game will kick off on Tuesday, December 27 at 3:30 p.m. ET at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis. It will be televised nationally on ESPN. For the third consecutive season, the game will match a team from the Atlantic Coast […]

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Daily Water Taxi service resumes in Annapolis

Daily Water Taxi service resumes in Annapolis

| May 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis and Eastport’s favorite way to get around begins daily service! The Annapolis Water Taxi, owned and operated by Watermark, began weekend service in late April. Daily service and longer service hours for the 2016 season resumed on Friday, May 13th.  From May 14-30, the Water Taxi Service schedule is Monday-Thursday from 10 a.m.-11 p.m., Friday […]

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Half of Heart Attacks are Missed

Half of Heart Attacks are Missed

Almost half of all heart attacks are silent and women are more likely to die from these kinds of heart attacks according to a new study in the journal Circulation. The study published this week found 45% of all heart attacks are silent and that silent heart attacks triple your risk of dying from heart disease. Learn the symptoms […]

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Hospice volunteer to be honored as Bowie Baysox Community Hero

Hospice volunteer to be honored as Bowie Baysox Community Hero

| May 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Paul Mullenhoff, a Bowie man who has donated hundreds of hours in community service to Hospice of the Chesapeake, has been selected as a 2016 Bowie Baysox Community Hero. Mullenhoff will join several other local community members who also will be honored as Community Heroes at the 7:05 p.m. June 3 home game against the […]

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Dine Al Fresco Under the Stars <em>on</em> West Street

Dine Al Fresco Under the Stars on West Street

| May 16, 2016 | 2 Comments

Starting Wednesday July 13th restaurants on West Street, under the back drop of St. Anne’s Episcopal Church,will be taking Al fresco dining to a new level in historic Downtown Annapolis. They will be closing the first block of West Street on Wednesday evenings and filling it with cafe tables reminiscent of the open open air […]

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Partners In Care presents “The Age of Love”, a free screening

Partners In Care presents “The Age of Love”, a free screening

| May 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Partners In Care’s Learning Social Series will present a free screening of “The Age of Love” at 6:00 p.m., Monday, May 23, at Sun Valley Movies, 7943 Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd., in Glen Burnie. Tickets are free and the event is open to the public. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. “The Age of Love,” a 78-minute documentary […]

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Anchors Aweigh: Family fun at the Annapolis Maritime Museum

Anchors Aweigh: Family fun at the Annapolis Maritime Museum

| May 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

All hands on deck for a morning of maritime fun! Join us at the Annapolis Maritime Museum on Saturday, May 21st from 10:00-11:00am to see if you have what it takes to live life out on the high seas. Use signal flags to decode messages, build a boat, dress up as a waterman, and discover […]

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Spa at Chesapeake Bay Beach Club now open

Spa at Chesapeake Bay Beach Club now open

| May 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Spa at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club will be opening its doors on Friday, May 6th. It will be the crowning touch to The Inn at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club, the area’s newest boutique hotel offering luxurious accommodations, locally inspired cuisine and an extraordinary place for people to come together and celebrate. Offering […]

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Baysox lose late lead once again

Baysox lose late lead once again

| May 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Baysox lost a late lead on Sunday afternoon and saw Erie rally to walkoff for a third consecutive game. An Austin Green two-RBI double sent the Baysox to defeat by a final score of 4-3. Bowie grabbed the lead originally in the sixth inning. Glynn Davis doubled and reached third on a SAC bunt […]

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The Bangles coming to Rams Head On Stage

The Bangles coming to Rams Head On Stage

| May 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

05/15 Jo Dee Messina 05/16 The Fabulous Thunderbirds 05/17 The Strawbs 05/18 The Zombies 05/19 Rufus Wainwright 05/20 Deanna Bogart Band 05/21 Southern Culture On The Skids 05/22 Ottmar Liebert 05/23 Denny Laine of Paul McCartney & Wings: The Complete ‘Band On The Run’ Album 05/24 Junior Brown 05/25 Annapolis Songwriting Collective 2-CD Compilation Release […]

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Slovakian trio to perform at Maryland Hall

Slovakian trio to perform at Maryland Hall

| May 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Hugo Kauder Trio, composed of musicians from Slovakia, will give a free performance called “Jewels from Eastern Europe” at 7 p.m. May 26 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. The classical trained musicians will present music of such well-known composers as Peter Tschaikowsky, Antonin Dvorak and Hugo Kauder.  Friends […]

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Walk-off dooms Baysox for second straight game

Walk-off dooms Baysox for second straight game

| May 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

For a second consecutive night the Baysox had to watch Erie celebrate a walk-off win at Jerry Uht Park. On this Saturday evening the loss came after an Erie two-run eighth inning rally tied the game. In the bottom of the ninth, Jason Krizan hit his sixth home run of the season, a high drive to […]

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Award-Winning authors to lead a Spring Writing Intensive at St. John’s College

Award-Winning authors to lead a Spring Writing Intensive at St. John’s College

| May 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Do you have a story that you want to tell? The second annual Spring Writing Intensive at St. John’s College offers an ideal opportunity for writers of all skill levels to delve into the art of storytelling and enhance their craft. Organized by noted authors Laura Oliver and Lynn Auld Schwartz, participants may select four […]

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Annapolis Flea Market returns for 2016

Annapolis Flea Market returns for 2016

| May 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Starting Saturday mornings on May 14, set your alarm clocks to get to the Annapolis Flea Market from 8am to 1pm every Saturday morning, now through the fall. The flea market will feature a wide variety of vendors. It will will again be located at the intersection of West and Calvert Streets. It is next […]

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