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Explore Barcelona, Madrid and Paris with AACC

Explore Barcelona, Madrid and Paris with AACC

| January 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Experience world-famous architecture and design firsthand by visiting Paris, Barcelona and Madrid through a travel-study program offered this summer by Anne Arundel Community College. The deadline to register is Feb. 2. The trip is scheduled May 18-30 and will be led by AACC Professor Michael D. Ryan, chair of the architecture and interior design department, […]

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Caritas Society to host meet and greet at Annapolis Smokehouse & Tavern

Caritas Society to host meet and greet at Annapolis Smokehouse & Tavern

| January 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Caritas Society of St. John’s College will chase away winter doldrums at a “Meet and Greet” hosted by Annapolis Smokehouse Tavern in Eastport on Thursday, January 22 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. A fun evening with good friends and greatd food will feature jazz by the Unified Jazz Ensemble (after 8:00 p.m.), and a vodka […]

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The Joy of Classical Education: A free lecture presented by Rockbridge Academy

The Joy of Classical Education: A free lecture presented by Rockbridge Academy

| January 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Rockbridge Academy welcomes the community to a free lecture on The Joy of Classical Education by renowned writer and historian, Susan Wise Bauer. The lecture will take place January 22, 2015 at 7:30 pm at the Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Annapolis, 710 Ridgley Road, Annapolis, MD.    Wise Bauer’s most recent project is an ongoing narrative world history […]

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Old World meets New World with  on January 23rd in Annapolis

Old World meets New World with on January 23rd in Annapolis

| January 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Friday, January 23 at 8 pm, Puerto Rican born violinist José Miguel Cueto and Argentine pianist Nancy Roldán will perform the music of Mozart, Poulenc, Liszt, John Williams, H. Andrew Rieger and Astor Piazolla in a concert entitled “From Vienna to Buenos Aires.” Individually and as a duo the artists have performed throughout the […]

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Poetry and jazz highlight February events at AACC

Poetry and jazz highlight February events at AACC

| January 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the event’s web page or the college’s website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. AACC CLASSES Feb. 2 – 13-week session of […]

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Friday lecture at St. John’s explores the meaning of music

Friday lecture at St. John’s explores the meaning of music

| January 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

St. John’s College tutor Matthew Caswell will give a lecture titled “What Does Music Mean? Examples from Bach, Theory from Kant” at St. John’s College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, January 16 at 8 p.m. Caswell received his bachelor’s from […]

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Todd Taylor joins CBMM as boat donations manager

Todd Taylor joins CBMM as boat donations manager

| January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Longtime yachting professional Todd Taylor of Easton, MD has joined the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as Boat Donation Program Manager. In this new position, Taylor will work closely with CBMM Boat Donation Director Lad Mills to further enhance the program. Taylor will leverage his industry network to promote awareness of CBMM’s boat donation program, while […]

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Ensure Productivity by Elite Movement Connections offers option for employee healthcare

Ensure Productivity by Elite Movement Connections offers option for employee healthcare

| January 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Ensure Productivity is officially listed as the only employee assistance program in the state of Maryland. Ensure Productivity’s employee health management programs are developed by licensed health professionals to provide business owners with a proven method to lower their company’s health care costs with an excellent ROI. It starts by meeting with each company to […]

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Bello Macre awarded $30K grant from Maryland Affordable Housing Trust

Bello Macre awarded $30K grant from Maryland Affordable Housing Trust

| January 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bello Machre received a $30,000 grant from the Maryland Affordable Housing Trust (MAHT) to be used for a Shelter in Place Project and an Expansion/Renovation Project.  The grant funding will impact eight people served by Bello Machre funding two projects that will include a permanent emergency generator so vulnerable adults with developmental disabilities can shelter […]

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Freeze your buns this weekend

Freeze your buns this weekend

| January 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

The week before the Special Olympics Polar Bear Plunge is always the time to freeze your bun off!  This year is no exception with the Freeze Your Buns Run scheduled for January 17th at Anne Arundel Community College. WHAT:  The Freeze Your Buns 5K Walk/Run, presented by Anne Arundel Community College Department of Public Safety […]

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Chrysalis House suffers devastating damage, seeks community support

Chrysalis House suffers devastating damage, seeks community support

| January 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chrysalis House, Inc. based in Crownsville, Maryland suffered a devastating incident on Friday, January 9th. Around 2 a.m. in the morning the house alarm systems sounded, alerting the one staff member on duty to a water main break in the house. As a result ceilings in sleeping, treatment, and operations areas, including the kitchen fell […]

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Local chef to heat up things at Polar Bear Plunge

Local chef to heat up things at Polar Bear Plunge

| January 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jim Holderbaum, personal chef/owner of the brand new Range and Reef, will be serving his delicious seafood and sirloin in the VIP tent at the 19th Annual Polar Bear Plunge on January 24th. As a local of Maryland, Jim is excited to be a part of a regional tradition benefiting the Special Olympics of Maryland. As thousands plunge […]

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Happy Birthday Rams Head Tavern

Happy Birthday Rams Head Tavern

| January 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

WOW!  25 years!  Happy Birthday to the Rams Head Tavern.  Tonight, the Annapolis institution is celebrating their 25th Anniversary with a big blow out with throwback pricing to 1989 and 1990 from 8pm to the wee hours.  Come on out and we will see you tonight! I am not sure anyone foresaw that expansion and […]

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Cowboy Mouth playing at Rams Head on Thursday

Cowboy Mouth playing at Rams Head on Thursday

| January 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

With a clatter of percussion and a blast of electric guitar, Cowboy Mouth rips into the band’s 10th album, Go!, with the ferocity of a band that’s been there, done that… and can’t wait to do it all again. Cowboy Mouth will be playing at Rams Head On Stage on Thursday, January 15th and a […]

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Matthews joins CBMM as Major Gifts Officer

Matthews joins CBMM as Major Gifts Officer

| January 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Jennifer Matthews of Stevensville, MD has joined the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as Major Gifts Officer. Matthews will be working closely with CBMM President Kristen Greenaway to lead several fundraising efforts, including spearheading a major campaign that coincides with the museum’s upcoming 50th anniversary. The $20 million comprehensive campaign will help the museum meet current […]

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Miss Shirley’s releases special January menu

Miss Shirley’s releases special January menu

| January 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

The New Year calls for all new Monthly Specials, and we’re dishing up a delicious array of savory and sweet options at all 3 locations this month! Corporate Executive Chef Brigitte Bledsoe and her culinary team took inspiration from Local Flavors like Berger Cookies and Maryland Crabs to whip up dishes like our new Berger Cookie […]

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New boutique, Dear Annie, opens on Maryland Avenue

New boutique, Dear Annie, opens on Maryland Avenue

| January 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

Dear Annie, a new fashion boutique featuring clothing and accessories for juniors and women, opened its doors for business last month at 65 Maryland Ave., Annapolis, MD. Offering fashions from over 30+ designers and brands from Los Angeles and New York, Dear Annie will carry new clothing, accessories and gift items. Owner Annie Kang’s mission […]

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Caregiver workshops offered by Department of Aging

Caregiver workshops offered by Department of Aging

| January 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Department of Aging and Disabilities is pleased to present an educational workshop for family caregivers. The January workshop, “Mapping the Final Journey” presented by Lou Lukas, MD, Hospice and Palliative Care., will be held on January 15th at the Arnold Senior Activity Center. The workshop is presented at no cost to the public by […]

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Londontowne Symphony to perform film favorites in January concert

Londontowne Symphony to perform film favorites in January concert

| January 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

In a concert that is sure to delight movie lovers both young and old, the Londontowne Symphony Orchestra (LSO) will perform a full slate of film music masterpieces at its January concert, Movie Music Live! From a suite of Harold Arlen’s iconic songs for The Wizard of Oz to Howard Shore’s epic score to The […]

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City announces plans for Spring GreenScape

City announces plans for Spring GreenScape

| January 8, 2015 | 2 Comments

Join Mayor Michael Pantelides and the Annapolis community as we celebrate 24 years of making Annapolis a beautiful place during Spring GreenScape on Saturday, April 25. GreenScape is a volunteer effort that encourages and supports individuals and organizations to plant and maintain native gardens in public areas throughout the City of Annapolis. Volunteers clean up and plant […]

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Beat the broken resolution cycle

Beat the broken resolution cycle

| January 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

Four of the most common New Year’s resolutions- to get fit, lose weight, stop smoking and manage stress- are also the resolutions least likely to survive the winter months as resolve fades. According to a 2014 survey by the online research site Statistic Brain, only 46 percent of people making resolutions were actively following through past […]

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Shenandoah Run to perform at St. Margaret’s Church

Shenandoah Run to perform at St. Margaret’s Church

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The folk music group Shenandoah Run will perform in concert at St. Margaret’s Church on Saturday, Jan. 17, at 7:30 p.m. The church is located at 1601 Pleasant Plains Rd in Annapolis on the Broadneck peninsula. Shenandoah Run is a nine-member Americana folk band from the Washington, DC area. Formed in 2011, the band blends […]

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