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5-run 5th inning propels Baysox to win

5-run 5th inning propels Baysox to win

| July 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox avoided the sweep and earned their 52nd win of the year after beating the Reading Fightin Phils 6-4 Wednesday afternoon. The Baysox had lost the first two games of the series due to errors and a struggling bullpen, but the pitching staff held strong to preserve the lead after the sixth inning. After […]

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First Sunday Arts Fest has solid lineup for August

First Sunday Arts Fest has solid lineup for August

| July 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

The hottest in Summer Fun returns to downtown Annapolis on Sunday August 2 with the First Sunday Arts Festival on Calvert and West Streets from 11am to 5pm The day is going to be filled with one of this street festivals biggest music line ups ever! The music starts big in the Stan and Joe’s parking […]

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Library presents free concert at Quiet Waters Park

Library presents free concert at Quiet Waters Park

| July 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Groove to the smooth sounds of the Caribbean with Kevin Martin & The Geckos at a free, outdoor concert. The event will provide summer fun with plenty of audience participation and entertainment for all. The park’s normal $6 entrance fee will be waived for concertgoers. Make sure to bring your lawn chairs, blankets and dance […]

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Late errors seal Baysox fate

Late errors seal Baysox fate

| July 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox committed two costly errors in the top of the ninth inning to help the Reading Fightin Phils to a 6-4 win Tuesday. The game was tied 4-4 with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning when a Brian Pointer single past Baysox second baseman Garabez Rosa resulted in a pair of […]

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Junior League to host new member open house

Junior League to host new member open house

| July 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend their New Member Open House on August 15, 2015 from 11:30 – 1:30 p.m. in Severna Park. All women over the age of 21 years, living in Anne Arundel County and its […]

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More images from Van’s Warped Tour 2015 at Merriweather Post Pavilion

More images from Van’s Warped Tour 2015 at Merriweather Post Pavilion

| July 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

While this year’s Van’s Warped Tour had some bumps in the road, all in all it was a fantastic time along with some fantastic bands. Some were familiar, some were not. Many will become familiar Some were good, and some…well…. Take a look at the energy of the festival and you can see why it […]

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Baysox fall to the Reading Phillies

Baysox fall to the Reading Phillies

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Reading Fightin Phils jumped out to an early 2-0 lead and never looked back with an 8-5 win over the Baysox Monday. With tonight’s loss, the Baysox fall to 3-7 in their last ten games and 7-11 in the month of July. Despite the loss and the Baysox slump this month, the team still […]

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Electric Forest Festival electrifies crowd, respect dominates

Electric Forest Festival electrifies crowd, respect dominates

| July 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

I drove home from Firefly 2015 to face reality for a couple days, only to leave for the Sherwood Forest at Electric Forest 2015 the following week. Electric Forest has entered its fifth year bringing tens of thousands of people together at Double JJ Ranch in Rothbury, Michigan with a massive lineup and an even […]

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AAACCVB details August events in the area

AAACCVB details August events in the area

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout August 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Giant supermarket coming to Odenton

Giant supermarket coming to Odenton

| July 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

Nellis Corporation is pleased to announce the signing of a new lease with Giant Food for a 60,492 square-foot, full-service grocery store (with pharmacy) at Odenton Shopping Center in Odenton, Maryland.  Construction has begun and the store is expected to open in late 2015.   Odenton Shopping Center is located at 1103-1185 Annapolis Road in Odenton, […]

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Van’s Warped Tour rolls into Merriweather with some turbulance

Van’s Warped Tour rolls into Merriweather with some turbulance

| July 20, 2015 | 2 Comments

Once a year the youth of America don their band t’s and tank tops and gather at the local date of Warped Tour. Over the weekend Merriweather Post Pavilion hosted the traveling carnival of tents and stages to the delight of thousands in the area. Music fans of all ages gathered to listen to over a […]

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Disabled veteran pays it forward with Blasting for the Brave

Disabled veteran pays it forward with Blasting for the Brave

| July 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

Retired Army veteran, Captain Ferris Butler and his wife, Laura, announce their second annual fundraiser, Blasting for the Brave, to support two top-rated military nonprofits. ‘Blasting for the Brave: Round 2’ is a Sporting Clays Tournament and family fun day that will take place on Saturday, September 19th at the Point at Pintail on Maryland’s […]

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3rd Annual Dog Days of Summer Cruise

3rd Annual Dog Days of Summer Cruise

| July 19, 2015 | 2 Comments

It’s a doggone good time to take your dog out on the water! Bring your dog for a cruise of Annapolis onHarbor Queen to benefit the SPCA of Anne Arundel County. The 3rd Annual Dog Days of Summer Cruise is coming up onThursday, July 23. Local pet friendly business Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® has […]

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New president for Rotary of South Anne Arundel County

New president for Rotary of South Anne Arundel County

| July 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

On June 25th 2015 the leadership of the local Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County changed hands from Joe Van Duren to LeCates “Katie” Blyth during the 10 year anniversary dinner, which was held at the Doubletree Hotel in Annapolis. The club celebrated its ten year history of contributions to the community, both internationally […]

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Senators cruise past Baysox 11-7

Senators cruise past Baysox 11-7

| July 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Baysox jumped out to an early 3-0 lead Saturday, but that was short-lived as Harrisburg scored four runs in the second inning and never looked back in an 11-7 win over Bowie. The loss is a season-high fourth-in-a-row at home for the Baysox.  The Baysox bullpen was tagged for six runs and surrendered two […]

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LEGO nights at Baysox on Monday and Tuesday

LEGO nights at Baysox on Monday and Tuesday

| July 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Bowie Baysox have announced Brick Fest (LEGO® Night) at Prince George’s Stadium Monday, July 20 and Tuesday, July 21, as the team takes on the Reading Fightin Phils at 7:05 p.m. The two night event will feature displays and interactive exhibits that LEGO fans won’t want to miss. Fans will have the unique opportunity […]

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Volunteer Anne Arundel!

Volunteer Anne Arundel!

| July 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

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 ask.aacvc@outlook.com or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below.  Alliance for the Chesapeake, Aug. 7-8, 2015 Mid-Atlantic Volunteer Water Monitoring […]

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Senators 9th inning homer sinks Baysox

Senators 9th inning homer sinks Baysox

| July 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chris Bostick hit a solo home run in the top of the ninth inning to break a 4-4 tie and lead Harrisburg to a 5-4 win over the Baysox Friday evening. The Baysox had scored three runs in the seventh and eighth innings to rally from a 4-1 deficit to tie the game 4-4 before […]

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Brown bag lunch tours at Hammond Harwood House every Tuesday

Brown bag lunch tours at Hammond Harwood House every Tuesday

| July 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Hammond-Harwood House in downtown Annapolis is pleased to announce the launch of Brown Bag Lunch Tours this spring. There will be a tour at 12:30pm lasting 20 minutes on Tuesdays. After the tour, participants are encouraged to enjoy their lunches in our gardens. Tours will be on a different topic every week ranging from decorative […]

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Anne Arundel Arts Council announces 5 new board members

Anne Arundel Arts Council announces 5 new board members

| July 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is pleased to announce that five new Board Members have taken office with the start of the 2016 fiscal year.  Anne Arundel County residents: Ellen Ambrose, Jessica Daigle, Rachelle Millison, James P. O’Hare, and Elaine Shanley will be sharing their professional expertise in the fields of finance, business, […]

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Errors cost Baysox in extra innings

Errors cost Baysox in extra innings

| July 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Senators struck for three runs, aided by two errors and three walks, to beat the Baysox 4-1 in 11 innings in the series opener Thursday night. The Baysox committed four total errors in the game, tying a season-high. The Baysox quickly shook off the rust from their All-Star break to score first in the […]

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Whole Health Designs launches 7-day raw renewal cleanse program

Whole Health Designs launches 7-day raw renewal cleanse program

| July 16, 2015 | 2 Comments

Whole Health Designs  is excited to launch their summer 7-Day Raw Cleanse program, beginning on July 19th.  The Raw Renewal Cleanse focuses on eating light by purchasing fresh seasonal produce from local farmers markets and Community Supporting Agriculture (CSA’s).  Raw Renewal Cleanse Program is a powerful, 7-day group detox program, combining seasonal whole food recipes […]

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