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Mermaid’s Kiss tickets on sale now!

Mermaid’s Kiss tickets on sale now!

| July 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Oyster Recovery Partnership (ORP) has opened ticket sales for its annual Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest, to be held Thursday, Sept. 29 at the Baltimore Museum of Industry. The evening will feature unlimited food and drink tastings from some of the region’s top restaurants and aquaculture farms, with proceeds benefiting oyster restoration. Chesapeake Bay enthusiasts will eat, […]

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Oleta Adams, Suzy Bogguss coming to Rams Head On Stage

Oleta Adams, Suzy Bogguss coming to Rams Head On Stage

| July 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

07/11 Little River Band 07/12 Tinsley Ellis 07/13 + 14 The Temptations 07/15 “Sing For Your Life!”: A Hilarious, Unexpected, Interactive, Live, Comedy, Whodunnit 07/16 Jenn Grinels w. Jesse Ruben 07/17 Jena Irene Asciutto of American Idol Season 13 07/17 The Nighthawks w. Dean Rosenthal 07/18 + 19 Indigo Girls w. Great Caesar 07/20 The […]

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Ft. Meade’s Col. Foley to help kick off Annapolis Irish Festival on Friday night

Ft. Meade’s Col. Foley to help kick off Annapolis Irish Festival on Friday night

| July 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Eddie McGowan, Director of the Annapolis Irish Festival announced today the 2016 Annapolis Irish Festival will honor the brave men and women who serve our country in the United States Military. All persons with a valid military ID and one guest will be admitted for free on Friday, July 15. “It’s our way of thanking […]

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Baysox head into break with a loss

Baysox head into break with a loss

| July 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

A three-run, second inning home run from KC Serna set the tone for Reading as the Baysox dropped the rubber match of a three-game series by a 10-2 final. With the defeat the Baysox head into the all-star break with a record of 38-51. Jayson Aquino made the start for the Baysox in his return […]

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Baysox ready to rock with Rocknoceros

Baysox ready to rock with Rocknoceros

| July 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox announce Superhero Night with a special pregame concert by Northern Virginia’s premier power-trio for children, Rocknoceros, on Saturday, July 16, as the team takes on the Richmond Flying Squirrels at 6:35 p.m. Get to the stadium early to enjoy kids band Rocknoceros in concert and meet your favorite superheroes during the game. […]

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Riverkeeper to open new interpretive trail at Franklin Point State Park

Riverkeeper to open new interpretive trail at Franklin Point State Park

| July 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

The West and Rhode Riverkeeper, working in partnership with the Maryland Park Service, will cut the ribbon on a new interpretive hiking trail at Franklin Point State Park in Shady Side at a special event on Saturday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is free, but reservations are requested.  Well-behaved dogs […]

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Lost Ark Distilling set to open up in Howard County

Lost Ark Distilling set to open up in Howard County

| July 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Lost Ark Distilling Co. is excited to announce their move to a new location. Due to unforeseen circumstances, beyond the control of the distillery ownership, the previous address of 9385 Washington Blvd. in North Laurel is no longer a viable location to open for business. After more than 24 months of planning, Lost Ark Distilling Co. will […]

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Grimes, Baysox rebound after loss in Reading

Grimes, Baysox rebound after loss in Reading

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Baysox starter Matthew Grimes surrendered two first inning runs but then shut down the Reading Fightin Phils over seven innings as the Baysox recovered from one of the worst losses in club history for a 7-2 win Saturday night. It was Reading who struck first for the one and only time in the bottom of […]

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County publishes new directory for senior services

County publishes new directory for senior services

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities, in partnership with the Senior Services Provider Group, Inc., and the Friends of Arundel Seniors, Inc. have published the 2016-2017 edition of the “Services for Seniors, Adults with Disabilities, and Caregivers.”  The free directory is released each year during May, which is Older Americans Month.  The […]

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Gigi’s Playhouse to open in Annapolis, Governor Hogan thrilled

Gigi’s Playhouse to open in Annapolis, Governor Hogan thrilled

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

GIGI’S PLAYHOUSE ANNAPOLIS is slated to open its doors late Spring of 2017. This well established national non-profit organization with 31 locations (and more emerging) is seeking to open GiGi’s Playhouse in Annapolis, which will be the first of its kind for the state of Maryland. Through GiGi’s Playhouse Annapolis, over 30 educational, therapeutic, health […]

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Rotary awards $4000 to students

Rotary awards $4000 to students

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Rotary Club of Annapolis presented certificates to four students, with their four $1,000 scholarships each sent directly to their college of choice. Recipients, their parents, their high schools and their colleges are:            Aristides N. Hadjipanteli, son of Nicos and Christina Hadjipanteli of Annapolis, Annapolis High School, Georgetown University. Katrina R. Korbelak, daughter of Mathew […]

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Baysox suffer historic loss at Reading

Baysox suffer historic loss at Reading

| July 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Baysox suffered one of the worst losses in franchise history as they fell to the Eastern League-leading Reading Fightin Phils 21-4 Friday night. The last time the Baysox surrendered 20 runs in a loss was a 21-1 defeat to Connecticut Sep. 1, 2007 – the worst margin of defeat in club history. All 21 […]

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Schuh and Council earn a B+ in latest environmental report card

Schuh and Council earn a B+ in latest environmental report card

| July 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Maryland League of Conservation Voters Anne Arundel Chapter’s newly released performance report card gives County Executive Steve Schuh an overall grade of B- for his actions on key conservation issues from December 2014 to May 2016. The report card also shows the County Council average environmental scores over the same period increasing from a […]

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6th Annual Irish Festival kicks off next weekend

6th Annual Irish Festival kicks off next weekend

| July 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Are you ready for the 6th Annual Annapolis Irish Festival?  It’s coming to town next weekend – and bringing perfect weather with it. 18 Bands on 3 stages, 4 dance troupes, pipers, entertainers and 100s of vendors bring the flavor of the Emerald Isle to Annapolis once again. The huge Little Leprechaun Land (where all activities are […]

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Baysox drop finale to split series with Thunder

Baysox drop finale to split series with Thunder

| July 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Prince George’s Stadium was the site of a pitcher’s duel Thursday, but the Thunder came out ahead with a  2-1 victory over the Baysox to split the four-game series. These two teams were very evenly matched as they both scored a total of 13 runs each in the series. Through five innings of action, both […]

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What do you know about the Wednesday Night Races?

What do you know about the Wednesday Night Races?

| July 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

There is nothing like a Wednesday night in Annapolis. Beginning at four in the afternoon and reaching a peak about an hour later, the docks around the city are a bustle of activity. No place is more busy than the Annapolis Yacht Club Sailing Center, which launches dozens of small sailboats in a carefully choreographed […]

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Pam Cole Finlay receives top honors from Rotary

Pam Cole Finlay receives top honors from Rotary

| July 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pamela Cole Finlay, owner and director of Specs Events, is the 2016 Service Above Self honoree selected by the Rotary Club of Annapolis. The Service Above Self Award is Rotary International’s highest honor for non-Rotarians, recognizing those who have displayed exemplary humanitarian service, at any level  and in any form, with a focus on active […]

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Baysox offering parent-child discounts this month

Baysox offering parent-child discounts this month

| July 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox have announced the return of the Mother Son Night Out and Daddy Daughter Date Night ticket discounts for the 2016 season. Both events feature a special ticket for parents and their kids and offer special experiences throughout the evening. Mother Son Night Out will be Friday, July 15 at Prince George’s Stadium […]

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Offense explodes early for Baysox in win

Offense explodes early for Baysox in win

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Following last night’s one run win, the Baysox carried that momentum into tonight’s 7-1 stomping of the Thunder. The Baysox knocked 13 hits with six of them being for extra base hits. Despite three errors, the Baysox pitching was dominant again and did not allow a single earned run on the night. The Thunder, determined to reverse […]

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Are you ready for The Nextival this weekend?

Are you ready for The Nextival this weekend?

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

“The Nextival” has announced the final lineup of music, food and entertainment at this weekend’s festival. The Nextival features music’s next big sounds now as well as celebrates our musical heroes. The diverse lineup offers three stages featuring artists representing multiple music genres, food trucks, an interactive children’s zone, arts and craft vendors, and more. Produced […]

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Culinary treats abound for Maryland this summer

Culinary treats abound for Maryland this summer

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Temperatures are heating up, and summer is here. From the farm to the table, there’s no better way to celebrate the summer than with fresh seasonal favorites made in Maryland. Whether you grab a cool scoop of ice cream, crisp fruit or refreshing brew, there is no shortage of mouth-watering cuisine to indulge in during […]

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Kandace Springs, Jon Cleary and more coming to Rams Head On Stage

Kandace Springs, Jon Cleary and more coming to Rams Head On Stage

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

07/06 Todd Bauchspies 07/07 Steady Rollin’ Bob Margolin w. Special Guest Laura Chavez 07/08 Suede                                                07/09 Corky Laing Plays Mountain w. Special Guest Kofi Baker 07/10 Los Lonely Boys w. The Slim Kings 07/11 Little River Band 07/12 Tinsley Ellis 07/13 + 14 The Temptations 07/15 “Sing For Your Life!”: A Hilarious, Unexpected, Interactive, Live, […]

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