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Alan Weitzman to receive Silver Medal Award for his contributions to advertising

Alan Weitzman to receive Silver Medal Award for his contributions to advertising

| August 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

The DC Ad Club, in collaboration with the American Advertising Federation (AAF), honors one person annually who has made outstanding contributions to advertising and who has been active in furthering the industry’s standards, creative excellence and responsibility in areas of social concern. Recipients of the Silver Medal Award are recognized for their contributions to their […]

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O’Briens introduces most difficult to spell game on Sunday nights

O’Briens introduces most difficult to spell game on Sunday nights

| August 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

O’Brien’s Steak House on Main Street has introduced a different take on trivia. Questionnairey (see what I mean about spelling?). While every venue has a trivia game it seems, they all run into the same problem–the questions invariably end up not working out too well for one team or the other. Problem solved! There are […]

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Union Jack’s launches Annapolis’ only country and western night

Union Jack’s launches Annapolis’ only country and western night

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

No need to head out west to get your fix of country and western.  Union Jack’s will be launching their new weekly Country & Western Night this coming Thursday! Join Union Jack’s Annapolis every Thursday for a night full of yeehaaa country with  $2 Miller & Bud Light Bottles and a $2 power hour (all drinks just […]

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See you at Kegs and Corks Festival this Saturday

See you at Kegs and Corks Festival this Saturday

| August 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Tickets are now on sale for the Third Annual Kegs and Corks Beer and Wine Festival on August 23, 2014 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds.  This is a unique festival where Maryland wine and craft beer come together…catering to beer and wine lovers alike. In an effort to promote “buying local,” the festival will once again feature […]

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47th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

47th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

| August 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 47th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival (MSF) celebrates a weekend of fresh and mouth-watering seafood on September 6 and 7th, along with a variety of entertainment, exhibits and activities. “At last year’s event, we enjoyed two beautiful days that provided record breaking crowds on the picturesque shores of the Chesapeake Bay; we all enjoyed the […]

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The Shindig Music Festival – September 27th

The Shindig Music Festival – September 27th

| August 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

24-7 Entertainment is thrilled to announce the return of The Shindig Music Festival to Carroll Park in Baltimore, MD on Saturday, September 27, 2014. This year’s two main stages will be anchored by alternative rock legends JANE’S ADDICTION and punk rock favorites RISE AGAINST. Adding to the eclectic festivities will be Gogol Bordello, Clutch, Fishbone, Halestorm, Lucero, J Roddy Walston & The Business, Larry and […]

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B-17 Bomber to take flight over Baltimore

B-17 Bomber to take flight over Baltimore

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The World War II Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress “Movie Memphis Belle” will take to the skies over Baltimore. Public flights will begin in the morning with ground tours in the afternoon.  Hours are from 10am to 5pm. The Liberty Foundations 2014 Salute to Veterans tour will be arriving in Baltimore at the Martin State Airport […]

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Baysox announce Fan Appreciation Weekend

Baysox announce Fan Appreciation Weekend

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox announce today that the team will be hosting Fan Appreciation Weekend at Prince George’s Stadium. The weekend will consist of Kids Appreciation Night on Saturday, Aug. 30 when the Baysox take on the Altoona Curve at 6:35 p.m.  Fan Appreciation Day will follow on Sunday, Aug. 31 as the Baysox take on […]

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Maryland Seafood Festival coming to Sandy Point State Park for 47th year

Maryland Seafood Festival coming to Sandy Point State Park for 47th year

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sandy Point State Park will again be the host site for the 47th annual Maryland Seafood Festival on September 6th and 7th, a tasty and entertaining tradition, with regional music favorites, great food, exhibits and arts as well as the popular Capital Gazette’s 25th Crab Soup Cook-off and the Department of Natural Resources’ Maryland Fishing […]

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Bello Machre welcomes new Board member

Bello Machre welcomes new Board member

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre is pleased to announce the election of its newest Board Member, David Orso effective July 1, 2014.  Dave’s civic mindedness and business perspective will further strengthen the board leadership and Bello Machre’s commitment of enriching the lives of people with developmental disabilities. Dr. Robert Ireland, President and CEO commented, “We are so very […]

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Annapolis based Davy Dance Academy to perform at Orange Bowl

Annapolis based Davy Dance Academy to perform at Orange Bowl

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Davy Dance Academy announced that their Senior Dance Company will be featured in the half-time performance at the ACC Champion Discover Orange Bowl in Miami, Florida.  The performance will take place on New Year’s Eve in Miami, Florida. Davy Dance Academy Dance Company is no stranger to performing on national television.  During the 2013-2014 season they […]

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Big inning busts Baysox win streak

Big inning busts Baysox win streak

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox bid for a season-high sixth consecutive win ended after a five-run seventh inning boosted the Reading Fightin Phils past Bowie 8-0 on a rainy Wednesday night. The start of the game was delayed almost exactly one hour because of rain. All five runs that scored during the Baysox doomed seventh inning were unearned […]

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Naptown Pint to hold beer summit at Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival

Naptown Pint to hold beer summit at Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival announces its update of craft breweries, music, arts and crafts exhibitors, and seminar guests.  The festival, in its third year, takes place on Saturday, September 13, 2014,  at The Navy-Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland.  The festival hours are Saturday, 12:00 noon to 6:00 pm. The Annapolis Craft Beer […]

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Brian Ganz and Piano Talk

Brian Ganz and Piano Talk

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday August 22 at 8 pm in Annapolis, pianist Brian Ganz will present his first Piano Talk of the series Fourth Fridays with Brian Ganz and Friends. The Piano Talk,  will include performance as well as conversation. “Six Ways to Say Goodbye:  An In-Depth Exploration of Chopin’s Mazurka in B-flat minor, Op. 24, No. 4.” […]

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Baysox to host Parent’s Night Out

Baysox to host Parent’s Night Out

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox have announced  Parents Night Out at Prince George’s Stadium Friday, Aug. 29, as the team takes on the Altoona Curve beginning at 6:35 p.m. The event is a special opportunity for parents to enjoy a night out at a ballgame after a long week of work and taking care of the kids. […]

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Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest

Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest

| August 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Oyster Recovery Partnership (ORP) has announced that tickets are on sale for its annual fundraiser, the Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest.  The event will be held on Thursday, October 2 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the National Aquarium in Baltimore. Admission is $90 for an individual ticket and $150 per pair. Tickets can be […]

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Baysox walk away with a win

Baysox walk away with a win

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

With the Baysox (65-63) trailing 3-2 in the eighth inning, the Reading (56-73) bullpen walked in a pair of Baysox runs and Chris Marrero followed with a grand slam to seal a come-from-behind 8-3 win. The grand slam was Marrero’s second in five games for the streaking Baysox who have won five-in-a-row. During the team’s […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake receives $4K from Raven’s Nests

Hospice of the Chesapeake receives $4K from Raven’s Nests

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake recently received a $4,000 donation from the Chamber of Ravens Nests. The nonprofit is headquartered in Pasadena, MD and serves patients living with illness and their families in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties. The Chamber of Ravens Nests has over 2,000 members and 28 chapters in Maryland and Pennsylvania.   All […]

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The Puppy Plunge is coming, the Puppy Plunge is coming!

The Puppy Plunge is coming, the Puppy Plunge is coming!

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Sunday, August 24, 2014, the SPCA of Anne Arundel County will hold their 3rd Annual Puppy Plunge at the beautiful and scenic Camp Letts in Edgewater, Maryland from 12pm to 4pm. Last year, over 1,300 supporters with their four-legged companions attended this highly anticipated event. This fun-filled event will be packed with live music, demonstrations, an array of […]

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Serbian accordionist to perform at Annapolis High School

Serbian accordionist to perform at Annapolis High School

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

World renowned accordion player Petar Maric will perform Wednesday, September 17 at 7 p.m. at Annapolis High School, 2700 Riva Road. The concert is free and open to the public on a first come first serve basis. The program will consist of folk and classical music.  He will play both acoustical and electronic accordions. A […]

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Brighton Beach Memoirs opens at Prince George’s Little Theatre

Brighton Beach Memoirs opens at Prince George’s Little Theatre

| August 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Prince George’s Little Theatre will present Neil Simon’s “Brighton Beach Memoirs” weekends at the Bowie Playhouse at White Marsh August 29 – September 13.  Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 p.m.  The August 31 and September 7 matinees are at 2 pm.  Tickets are $20 ($15 for seniors and those 18 and under).  For […]

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Local man to launch Father Nature Outdoors

Local man to launch Father Nature Outdoors

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just over $12000 is left in Christopher DeVore’s endeavor to take his college small business, Father Nature Outdoors, to the ranks of brands seen on the shelves of your local outdoor outfitters. Father Nature Outdoors has more going for it than a fun catch-line, “Because Mother Nature can be a pain”. FNO has the products […]

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