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Follow AACC students’ visual arts journeys at Quiet Waters exhibit

Follow AACC students’ visual arts journeys at Quiet Waters exhibit

| May 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Artworks by current and former art students at Anne Arundel Community College will be showcased May 20-July 5, in a special, off-site exhibit in the Galleries at Quiet Waters Park off Hillsmere Road in Annapolis. “Drawn from AACC: Visual Journeys” is curated by Donna T. Hepner, associate professor of visual arts at AACC, and silver-and-gold-leaf […]

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The Hunts coming to Rams Head On Stage June 16th

The Hunts coming to Rams Head On Stage June 16th

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

With a harmony-laced take on folk-pop that’s both breathtaking and sweetly ethereal, The Hunts are a Virginia-based band made up of seven brothers and sisters who’ve been playing music together almost their whole lives. Twin sisters, Jenni and Jessi accompanied by their five brothers, all tap into their mutual love of music, songwriting abilities and multi-instrumentalist […]

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American Pharoah wins 140th running of Preakness Stakes, party continues in Infield with Armin van Buuren and Childish Gambino (PHOTOS)

American Pharoah wins 140th running of Preakness Stakes, party continues in Infield with Armin van Buuren and Childish Gambino (PHOTOS)

| May 18, 2015 | 2 Comments

Childish Gambino, Armin van Buuren and American Pharoah all came out on top in the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes, the second jewel in the Triple Crown series of races. Just before post time, the skies opened up and a the event was flooded with a deluge of rain. But that did not stop the […]

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Free summer concert series at Maryland Hall

Free summer concert series at Maryland Hall

| May 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

Maryland Hall’s Summer Concert series returns with another season of great music outside on our front lawn and labyrinth. Fun for all ages, bring your lawn chair or blanket and mark your calendar for our annual summer concerts! All concerts are free and no tickets are required. The Summer Concert Series is sponsored by RPH […]

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Every step counts. Bello Machre’s new 5K run

Every step counts. Bello Machre’s new 5K run

| May 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bello Machre proudly announces that it has added a new 5K Run to its ever popular Every Step Counts Walk and Bike Fundraiser to benefit people with developmental disabilities.  The Every Step Counts event will be held Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland.  Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and […]

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Big inning snaps Baysox losing streak

Big inning snaps Baysox losing streak

| May 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox had to wait through a one hour and 40 minute rain delay before they could snap their season-high five game winning streak with an 8-4 comeback win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels Saturday night. Trailing 4-0 after the second inning, the Baysox tied the game in the bottom of the sixth inning and […]

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Blue Angels 2015: All the information you need

Blue Angels 2015: All the information you need

| May 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Blue Angels will perform above the Severn River, Tuesday, May 19 and Wednesday, May 20 as part of the Naval Academy’s Commissioning Week. These events are free and open to the public. The Blue Angels are the U.S. Navy’s Flight Demonstration Squadron and fly a team of six Navy F/A-18 Hornets and a C-130 […]

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Zachary Pope named Executive Chef at Blackwall Hitch

Zachary Pope named Executive Chef at Blackwall Hitch

| May 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

Chef Zachary Pope, of Roundz Catering and Roundz Gourmet Market, has been named Executive Chef at Blackwall Hitch in Annapolis.   This move is a return to Pope’s roots as a restaurant chef. He began his career in Washington, DC, fine dining restaurants such as Red Sage, Restaurant Vidalia, Vingage Wine Bistro, and Ortanique among others […]

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Baysox lose season-high fifth straight game

Baysox lose season-high fifth straight game

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox fell behind early and never recovered in an 8-4 loss to Richmond Friday night. The loss was the team’s season-high fifth in a row. Errors were again a problem as the Baysox committed two that led to a pair of unearned runs. Richmond jumped on Baysox starter Dylan Bundy early, scoring three runs […]

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Traffic restrictions announced for Blue Angel’s flight demonstrations

Traffic restrictions announced for Blue Angel’s flight demonstrations

| May 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Blue Angels will perform above the Severn River, Tuesday, May 19 and Wednesday, May 20 as part of the Naval Academy’s Commissioning Week. These events are free and open to the public. The Blue Angels are the U.S. Navy’s Flight Demonstration Squadron and fly a team of six Navy F/A-18 Hornets and a C-130 […]

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Open your eyes to Dragon Boating on June 20th

Open your eyes to Dragon Boating on June 20th

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Try one of the fastest growing team sports on Saturday, June 20th, from 10am – 2pm, at a free event with the Annapolis Dragon Boat Club at South Annapolis Yacht Centre (formerly Sarles Boatyard). Artist Nancy Hammond will join in to “awaken the dragon” and paint the eyes of the dragon open to mark the start of the paddling season. […]

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Baysox blow lead, lose fourth straight game

Baysox blow lead, lose fourth straight game

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Errors cost the Baysox Thursday night as the team fell to Richmond 7-2 despite taking an early lead. It is the fourth consecutive loss for the Baysox where Bowie took the first lead of the game. The Flying Squirrels blew the game open with six runs in the fifth and sixth innings, but four of […]

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Baysox 1K beer run this weekend

Baysox 1K beer run this weekend

| May 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Bowie Baysox are home Thursday, May 14 through Sunday, May 17 for a four-game homestand against the Richmond Flying Squirrels. Highlights of the weekend include Bark in the Park Day and the first Baysox 1K Beer Run.  ‘Stache Bash, Thursday, May 14 6:35 p.m. – Show off your mustache (real or fake) at the […]

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Curve sweep Baysox

Curve sweep Baysox

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Altoona swept a three-game road series against the Baysox with a 5-2 win Wednesday afternoon despite trailing 2-0 after five innings. The teams entered the series tied for first place in the Eastern League’s Western Division. The Baysox took an early lead in each of the three games only to see that lead disappear as […]

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Mitchell Gallery to exhibit Shakespeare First Folio in 2016

Mitchell Gallery to exhibit Shakespeare First Folio in 2016

| May 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

St. John’s College, Annapolis, recently named Maryland’s host site for the “First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare” national tour, is pleased to announce that the First Folio exhibition will be on view to the public from November 1 through December 4, 2016 at the Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College. “St. John’s College, […]

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Plebes No More! USNA Midshipmen complete 2015 Sea Trials (PHOTOS)

Plebes No More! USNA Midshipmen complete 2015 Sea Trials (PHOTOS)

| May 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

While most college kids are preparing to take their finals, approximately 1000 fourth class midshipmen at the United States Naval Academy will also take theirs–but with a twist.  Sea Trials! The Naval Academy freshman class endured 14 hours of rigorous physical and mental challenges during the Academy’s annual Sea Trials training exercise, yesterday as part of […]

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Clutch hits elusive in Baysox loss

Clutch hits elusive in Baysox loss

| May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox had a bevy of hits Tuesday night in Altoona. But sometimes it is when not how many. Bowie’s 15-hit night was not enough as the Baysox left 12 men on base in a 6-4 loss in Altoona. The Baysox battled all night. Down 5-1 in the sixth inning, the Baysox cut into the […]

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Watermark helps out AFD and AACoFD with marine training

Watermark helps out AFD and AACoFD with marine training

| May 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Watermark recently hosted around 100 Annapolis City and Anne Arundel County Firefighters and Paramedics on board their vessels for marine training exercises. The exercises, four in total conducted on three different Watermark vessels, allowed firefighters and paramedics to familiarize themselves and prepare response protocols in the event of a fire, medical or other emergency on […]

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Unified Jazz Ensemble to perform at UUC

Unified Jazz Ensemble to perform at UUC

| May 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Friday, May 22 at 8 pm, local and regional favorite Unified Jazz Ensemble will present songs that have stood the test of time. Featured will be works by composers Cole Porter, Duke Ellington, and George Gershwin. Mike Noonan leads the ensemble; he is a composer and multi-instrumentalist and will play the mellow sound of […]

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Community Center to bring their rock to Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge

Community Center to bring their rock to Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge

| May 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Community Center brings their extraordinary mix of indie/chamber rock and high energy to The Metropolitan in Annapolis. Community Center will perform live at The Metropolitan on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 10pm. Show is 18+, Admission is $8! For more information please visit http://communitycenterband.com/ Entering the music scene in 2011, Community Center wasted no time […]

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Errors doom Baysox in Erie defeat

Errors doom Baysox in Erie defeat

| May 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Three seventh inning errors led to two unearned runs for Altoona as the Baysox fell 7-4 in the series opener Monday night. Bowie committed a season-high four errors in the loss. The Baysox grabbed the lead early. In the second inning after three consecutive one-out singles loaded the bases, LF Mike Yastrzemski lifted a bases-clearing […]

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Former AACC standout midfielder to be inducted to hall of fame

Former AACC standout midfielder to be inducted to hall of fame

| May 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Maurice “Maury” LaPointe, standout midfielder on Anne Arundel Community College’s 1994 and 1995 Men’s Lacrosse teams, is one of 10 new members being inducted into the National Junior College Athletic Association Men’s Lacrosse Coaches Association’s ninth Hall of Fame on Friday, May 8 at the Community College of Baltimore College-Essex. “This is a great honor,” […]

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