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Annapolis shopping notes for the holidays

Annapolis shopping notes for the holidays

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolitans and visitors won’t want to miss the three nights of late night shopping, entertainment & fun in downtown Annapolis: Midnight Madness on Thursday, December 4 and 11, and Eleventh Hour on December 18. Voted one of America’s Best Towns for the Holidays by Travel & Leisure magazine, Annapolis will be filled with festive music […]

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Judas Priest puts on killer show at Pier Six

Judas Priest puts on killer show at Pier Six

| November 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Pier Six Pavillion extended their season by a few weeks to accommodate the Judas Priest tour which played to a sold out  Baltimore on a mild October night. Steel Panther was the opener for this show and they killed it. Panther was the perfect opener because the mostly older crowd enjoyed Panther’s retro throwback to 80’s hair […]

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Watermark’s Director of Land Operations named Heritage Professional of the Year

Watermark’s Director of Land Operations named Heritage Professional of the Year

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Watermark’s Director of Land Operations Heather Skipper was awarded “Heritage Professional of the Year” by Four Rivers: The Heritage Area of Annapolis, London Town & South County at the 11th Annual Heritage Awards on November 6, 2014 at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis. Heather Skipper was recognized for her dedication, vision, partnership, and support of […]

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Annapolis shoppers to be rewarded on Saturday

Annapolis shoppers to be rewarded on Saturday

| November 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Business Association is promoting Small Business Saturday, November 29, 2014, as a day to “Shop Local” in Annapolis.  For the 3rd consecutive year in, the ABA was awarded a Shop Small Business Saturday prize pack full of promotional products and $25 American Express gift cards. All shoppers who bring their receipts from local […]

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Annapolis Maritime Museum announces Holiday Bazaar

Annapolis Maritime Museum announces Holiday Bazaar

| November 24, 2014 | 2 Comments

Celebrate the season with Annapolis Maritime Museum at their First Annual Holiday Bazaar, Saturday November 29th from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This festive shopping experience will feature twenty four local diverse artisans with one-of-a-kind gifts and works including carved wildfowl plaques, fun watercolor creatures, hand designed silk scarves, nautical lamps, sea glass pendants and a host of […]

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Flu? Virus? Something else?

Flu? Virus? Something else?

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The feeling is familiar: you’re going about your busy day when you suddenly feel aches and a fever.  Or, your children come home from school and say they don’t feel good.  Is it the flu?  Maybe it’s a cold, strep throat, or something else?  It may be tough for you to know because many illnesses […]

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Make plans to see one of these shows at Rams Head On Stage

Make plans to see one of these shows at Rams Head On Stage

| November 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

11/24 Wine & Canvas: A Painting Class With Cocktails 11/28 Grainger w. Pockets feat. Special Guest Meritxell 11/29 Slim Man 11/30 Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam 12/03 Chuck Ragan w. Adam Faucett 12/04 Amy Ray of Indigo Girls 12/05 Herman’s Hermits Starring Peter Noone 12/06 Adrian Belew Power Trio w. Saul Zonana 12/07 Motown & More: […]

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Teen shot in face on St. Johns campus

Teen shot in face on St. Johns campus

| November 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

An Annapolis teenager was shot in the face on Sunday morning near the boathouse on the St. John’s College campus.  The teen was discovered in a field adjacent to the boathouse that sits along College Creek. According to police, the boathouse was rented out for a private event. Reports from Anne Arundel 1st Alert indicate that […]

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Visit Annapolis:  December events

Visit Annapolis: December events

| November 23, 2014 | 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 December 2014. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business, vacation or holiday travel, the […]

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Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Trust is currently seeking applications and nominations for its 2015 annual scholarship and awards program. Launched in 1998, the Trust’s Annual Awards Program honors students, teachers, individuals, communities and organizations for their work to promote education, improve local communities and help restore the Chesapeake Bay. Currently the Trust is soliciting applications and/or nominations […]

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Annapolis to host 1st Martin Luther King Parade

Annapolis to host 1st Martin Luther King Parade

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that the City of Annapolis and the Annapolis Drum and Bugle Corps will host the First Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade on Monday, January 19, 2015. The parade starts at Amos Garrett Boulevard at noon and travels down West Street to Church Circle, goes around the circle to […]

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Running Amok at AACC

Running Amok at AACC

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel Community College Dance Company will present an eclectic evening of dance when it performs “Running Amuck,” at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Dec. 4-6, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Artistic director Lynda P. Fitzgerald is bringing back one of […]

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AACC has full schedule of events in December

AACC has full schedule of events in December

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

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. HEALTH SERVICES Mondays-Fridays – Appointments preferred. Tobacco cessation […]

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Schuh names Education Advisor

Schuh names Education Advisor

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

County Executive-elect Steve Schuh today announced his appointment of Amalie E. Brandenburg as Education Advisor to the County Executive. “Amalie is someone who is passionate about the education of our students,” said Schuh. “On a daily basis, she demonstrates a commitment to improve our system that will serve our citizens well.” In her role, Brandenburg […]

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Pantelides appoints Michael Morris as Recreation and Parks Director

Pantelides appoints Michael Morris as Recreation and Parks Director

| November 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces the nomination for Recreation and Parks Director and will request confirmation at the Monday’s City Council meeting, scheduled for November 24. “Michael Morris has strong credentials regarding his budgeting abilities and years of experience as a recreation and parks director,” Mayor Pantelides said. “I think Michael will be a real asset […]

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Schuh appoints Altomare, Graves and Kokolis to top public safety posts

Schuh appoints Altomare, Graves and Kokolis to top public safety posts

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Surrounded by public safety officials from across Anne Arundel County, County Executive-elect Steve Schuh today announced Allan Graves and Tim Altomare as his appointees to head the county fire and police departments. Schuh also announced he will reappoint current Detention Department Superintendent Terry Kokolis to oversee county detention facilities. “Tim, Allan, and Terry understand we […]

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Annapolis scores 2 Mobbie Awards for Eye On Annapolis and Naptown Pint

Annapolis scores 2 Mobbie Awards for Eye On Annapolis and Naptown Pint

| November 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

Eye On Annapolis was selected as the Best Suburbs Blog and Naptown Pint was selected as the Wonkiest Blog at the Baltimore Sun’s Mobbie Awards last night at the Creative Alliance in Baltimore. The Mobbies are presented by  The Baltimore Sun and is an annual celebration of Maryland’s blog and social media communities. This is […]

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Rams Head’s 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas

Rams Head’s 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Rams Head Group, a restaurant and entertainment company, is proud to announce the 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways. From December 13 to December 24, Rams Head and its partners will generously give away one experience package per day. Details for this year’s 12 Days of Christmas packages will be available on December […]

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Schuh continues reappointments and recommendations

Schuh continues reappointments and recommendations

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

County Executive-elect Steve Schuh today announced his intention to reappoint Anne Arundel County Administrative Hearing Officer Douglas Clark Hollman and Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation (AAWDC) President and CEO Kirkland Murray. Schuh also announced he will recommend the appointment of Dr. Jinlene Chan as permanent Anne Arundel County Health Officer. In accordance with state law, […]

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Rockbridge Academy honors Veterans

Rockbridge Academy honors Veterans

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Every Veterans Day at Rockbridge Academy, history books and research papers are set aside for a few important hours.  Pages of history breathe as veterans stand before them, turning memorized schoolbook facts into a living legacy.  Guests gather to witness the students honor those who serve our nation with beautiful music and persuasive speeches.  This year’s standing-room-only service was […]

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AACC Turkey Trot

AACC Turkey Trot

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Race to win a turkey or pie for Thanksgiving in Anne Arundel Community College’s 26th Annual Turkey Trot and Food Drive on Wednesday, Nov. 26, beginning at noon, at Siegert Field on AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Participants can compete in either a 5K race or a one-mile jaunt. Registration fees through Nov. 20 […]

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Jack Andraka, North County STEM phenom, publishes book

Jack Andraka, North County STEM phenom, publishes book

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

17-year old Jack Andraka of Crownsville has published his memoirs. Few people publish memoirs, much less at 17; but Andraka has had a remarkable career so far with no signs of stopping anytime soon.  He is a North County (STEM) High School student, an American inventor, scientist and cancer researcher. He is known for his work […]

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