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Annapolis Tours by Watermark wins Tourism Partnership award from State

Annapolis Tours by Watermark wins Tourism Partnership award from State

| November 16, 2016

  Annapolis Tours by Watermark was awarded the Tourism Partnership award during the 36th Annual Maryland Tourism & Travel Summit at the Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards on November 3rd. The award was presented in recognition of Watermark’s partnership with Historic Annapolis for the partners’ development of Architrex, a new architecture walking tour […]

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Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt at Maryland Hall in January

Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt at Maryland Hall in January

| November 16, 2016

Rams Head Promotions announces An Acoustic Evening with Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt on Tuesday, January 24th at The Maryland Hall for Creative Arts in Annapolis, Md.  Tickets go on sale Thursday, November 17th @ 10am. SHOW DETAILS An Acoustic Evening with Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt Tuesday, January 24, 2017 Doors: 7pm/Show: 8pm $85 […]

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Get out and volunteer this holiday season

Get out and volunteer this holiday season

| November 16, 2016

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 info@aacvc.org or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below. The Blue Ribbon Project The Blue Ribbon Project announces two upcoming […]

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Annapolis Running Classic this weekend

Annapolis Running Classic this weekend

| November 15, 2016

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides reminds residents that the 6th Annual Annapolis Running Classic will take place Saturday, November 19 and some Annapolis roads will be closed for short periods of time. All runners will begin at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium and will come down Rowe Boulevard, around Church Circle, down Main Street, over to USNA Gate 1 […]

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City of Annapolis declares November 6th, 2016 Lucy Flade Libby Day

City of Annapolis declares November 6th, 2016 Lucy Flade Libby Day

| November 15, 2016

On Sunday, November 6th, 2016, prior to the Rogers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific performance, the Annapolis Opera Company (AOC) honored Ms. Lucy Flade Libby who served as an army nurse in WWII in the Pacific Theater. Ms. Libby has also been a member of the Annapolis community for over 40 years. 1 North Wealth Management, […]

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Holiday Volunteer Guide now available

Holiday Volunteer Guide now available

| November 15, 2016

The Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center now has a Holiday Volunteer Guide listing volunteer opportunities through December 2016! Volunteering is a way to support your favorite cause, even when you are short of cash.  Gifts of time and in-kind donations can be pivotal at this time of year for the charities listed in the Holiday […]

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Despite Army’s best try, Navy’s newest mascot, Bill 37, arrives safely in Maryland

Despite Army’s best try, Navy’s newest mascot, Bill 37, arrives safely in Maryland

| November 14, 2016

The Naval Academy recently welcomed a new goat to the mascot herd, Bill XXXVII (37). Bill 37 is from the same farm as Bill 36 and Bill 35. After the recent death of Bill 35 due to illness, the Naval Academy and goat caretakers determined that it would be best for Bill 36 to have […]

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AYC ranked as top club in US

AYC ranked as top club in US

| November 14, 2016

Platinum Clubs of America released its 2016-18 rankings and Annapolis Yacht Club was voted the fifth best private club in the U.S. Over 3,000 general managers, owners and presidents from private clubs all around the U.S. voted in the biennial rankings. The Platinum Clubs of America represent the upper 5% of America’s Top Private Clubs […]

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Shakespeare’s kinda a big deal in Annapolis

Shakespeare’s kinda a big deal in Annapolis

| November 14, 2016

Shakespeare has made a comeback.  Well, he never really went away, but there is a world of the Bard right here out your back door! DISCOVERING SHAKESPEARE: CREATIVE ROUTES INTO THE WORLD OF SHAKESPEARE’S PLAYS A workshop for secondary school teachers led by master teaching artists from Annapolis Shakespeare Company. November 19, 2016 9:00 AM – […]

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Providence Center raises more than $100K in recent fundraiser

Providence Center raises more than $100K in recent fundraiser

| November 14, 2016

  Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County, announced today that its 2nd annual Light the Night Harvest Bash held on Saturday, October 22, 2016, raised more than $102,000 for its programs and services that support nearly 500 men and women.  “Our 2016 Light the […]

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Partners In Care to hold Bull & Oyster Roast on Friday

Partners In Care to hold Bull & Oyster Roast on Friday

| November 13, 2016

  Partners In Care Maryland will hold its annual “Bull & Oyster Roast” from 6:00-11:00 p.m. on Friday, November 18, at Michael’s Eighth Avenue in Glen Burnie. This year’s event will feature a 50/50 Raffle, Money Wheel, and Silent Auction. Attendees will enjoy live music and dancing to the sounds of New Censation, one of […]

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Navy defeats Tulsa 42-40, takes top spot in AAC West

Navy defeats Tulsa 42-40, takes top spot in AAC West

| November 13, 2016

Navy quarterback Will Worth ran for 122 yards and scored three touchdowns and the Midshipmen took control of the American Athletic Conference’s West Division with a 42-40 victory over Tulsa on Saturday in Annapolis. Navy (7-2) is now looking to earn a spot, and possibly host, the AAC championship game on Dec. 3 which looks to […]

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Lots of volunteer opportunities in the area

Lots of volunteer opportunities in the area

| November 13, 2016

  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 info@aacvc.org or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below.   Ignite Annapolis On Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016 from 7 […]

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As You Like It at St. John’s

As You Like It at St. John’s

| November 12, 2016

  The King William Players, the St. John’s College student theater troupe, will perform Shakespeare’s classic comedy “As You Like It.” A mad, screwball romp, the play is a showpiece for some of Shakespeare’s most hilarious and intriguing characters. Directed by St. John’s junior Alex Warren and Assistant Director Sarah Irving, a St. John’s sophomore […]

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Wye River Upper School presents Finding the Right College Fit

Wye River Upper School presents Finding the Right College Fit

| November 12, 2016

  On November 17, 7pm at Wye River Upper School, Judith Bass, C.E.P. will offer a presentation on Finding the Right College Fit. This event is free and open to the public. The process of choosing a college is daunting, especially if a student has a specific learning difference or simply may need some extra […]

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LIVE BLOG*: Navy Vs Tulsa, November 12, 2016, 12:00 pm

LIVE BLOG*: Navy Vs Tulsa, November 12, 2016, 12:00 pm

| November 12, 2016

FINAL @NavyFB – 42 @TulsaFootball – 40 Navy #1 in the Western Division #NavyFootball #NavyGameday More to come with photos a bit later Touchdown @TulsaFootball EP is good @NavyFB – 42 @TulsaFootball – 40 #NavyFootball 5:30 left in game! TOUCHDOWN NAVY!!! EP is good @NavyFB – 42 @TuslaFootball – 33 7:58 left in game! #NavyFootball […]

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National Philharmonic Chamber Players perform “Hidden Gems” November 18 in Annapolis

National Philharmonic Chamber Players perform “Hidden Gems” November 18 in Annapolis

| November 11, 2016

Concertmaster Colin Sorgi directs the new National Philharmonic Chamber Players in the program “Hidden Gems: Overlooked Masterpieces from Celebrated Composers,” Friday, November 18, at 8 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis. The performance by master musicians of the National Philharmonic Orchestra will feature compositions by W.A. Mozart, Sergei Prokofiev, and Gabriel Fauré, in […]

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Hospice: coping with loss over the holidays

Hospice: coping with loss over the holidays

| November 11, 2016

Holiday traditions often come with name tags. Bob’s mulled cider. Jason’s family Menorah. Sue’s Christmas newsletter. These are special people, and the role they fill makes these seasonal traditions an integral part of family gatherings and memory-making. When that person has passed away, these once joyful traditions can become painful reminders of their death, especially […]

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1st Mariner hires new Annapolis branch manager

1st Mariner hires new Annapolis branch manager

| November 10, 2016

1st Mariner Bank, the largest independently owned bank in Baltimore City, recently welcomed Robin Martin as its Annapolis Branch Manager.  Robin’s previous role was at PNC Wealth Management, serving as a banking advisor, vice president. In her new role at 1st Mariner Bank, Martin will oversee every aspect of the Annapolis branch with the objective of […]

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Bing Futch to perform at 333 Coffeehouse

Bing Futch to perform at 333 Coffeehouse

| November 10, 2016

With a big smile and wild dreadlocks, Bing Futch performs with a buoyant, inviting energy. Using Appalachian mountain dulcimer, Native American flute, ukulele, drums and electronic effects, he deftly navigates the varied waters of traditional and modern Americana with passion, wit and a genuinely huge heart for sharing music with a crowd. Known for his […]

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Ignite Annapolis #2 speakers and topics announced

Ignite Annapolis #2 speakers and topics announced

| November 9, 2016

Organizers Kris Valerio Shock, Liz Thibodeau, Kathleen Booth and Gavin Buckley are excited to announce speakers and topics for the second Ignite Annapolis event, scheduled to take place from 7:00 – 9:00pm on Wednesday, November 30th at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, at 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD. If you had five minutes on […]

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Winter update from VisitAnnapolis

Winter update from VisitAnnapolis

| November 9, 2016

There’s a lot that’s new in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland this fall and winter. To make it easy for area residents and vacationers to be in the know, Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) has compiled a sampling of some of the latest attractions and experiences that beckon travelers in the months […]

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