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Department of Aging and Disabilities wins prestigious award

Department of Aging and Disabilities wins prestigious award

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities today announced that its Making the Link program recently received recognition from the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) with anAging Achievement Award, an honor presented by n4a to member agencies. The awards program is sponsored by CST your Link to Life (CST-LTL). The Anne Arundel […]

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Drink wine, help the Bay

Drink wine, help the Bay

| August 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

Beaulieu Vineyard® (BV), a historic Napa Valley winery, owned by Diageo Chateau and Estates, announced an expansion to their partnership with the Chesapeake Bay Trust. During the months of August, September and October, BV Wine will focus sales force efforts in Delaware, Maryland and Washington, DC at participating retailers and restaurants in an effort to […]

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Pulitzer winning author to speak at St. John’s College

Pulitzer winning author to speak at St. John’s College

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jack N. Rakove, Stanford University professor, noted Constitutional historian, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, will speak on “James Madison’s ‘Ticklish Experiment’” at the Great Issues Forum at St. John’s College. Sponsored by the Friends of St. John’s College, the Great Issues Forum, “Vices of Our Political System: In Madison’s Time—and Ours,” will be held on Saturday, […]

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Local business brings unique food trend to Annapolis

Local business brings unique food trend to Annapolis

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Opening up a new range of culinary possibilities, Cleo’s Fine Oils and Vinegars introduces olive oil in a caviar-like presentation. “Caviaroli smells and tastes like extra virgin olive oil, but bursts onto the palate like caviar,” said Saleta Cameron, owner of Cleo’s Fine Oils & Vinegars.  “We discovered it at the Fancy Food Show in […]

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Athleta opens in Harbour Center

Athleta opens in Harbour Center

| August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Harbour Center, Annapolis’ lifestyle fashion, dining and entertainment port of call, announced  that Athleta has opened their first Anne Arundel County store at Annapolis Harbour Center. The new 4,820 square foot athletic store will offer Athleta’s premium collection of women’s active lifestyle apparel for yoga, running, swim, gym, hiking and skiing among other items. The […]

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Green Party takes issue with Crystal Springs commentary

Green Party takes issue with Crystal Springs commentary

| August 25, 2014 | 3 Comments

Last week, the Anne Arundel Green Party delivered letters to the office of Mayor Pantelides and to each of the City Council members in regards to a false allegation made by the developers of the Crystal Springs project in an August 5th, 2014 blog posting.  In the statement published by Crystal Springs, the Green Party was […]

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Bowie’s Parrott named Diamond Pro Sports Field Manager of the Year

Bowie’s Parrott named Diamond Pro Sports Field Manager of the Year

| August 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Bowie Baysox and the Eastern League of Professional Baseball Clubs announce that Baysox Director of Field and Facility Operations Matt Parrott has been named the Diamond Pro Sports Field Manager of the Year. Parrott is in his 12th season with the Baysox, and this second time he has been honored with the award, which […]

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Blackwall Hitch hits its stride

Blackwall Hitch hits its stride

| August 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

The newest restaurant in Eastport, Blackwall Hitch, has been open for about 3 months and has really hit its stride. I was invited to a soft opening and thought the food was great and the service was top notch–of course, to a degree you expect that when the owners are hovering around and they are out […]

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9/11 Heroes Run scheduled for September 7th

9/11 Heroes Run scheduled for September 7th

| August 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

The fifth annual 9/11 Heroes Run will take place on Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 2:00 pm at the Navy-Marine Corps Stadium. The 5K race and 1 mile fun run support veterans, families of the fallen and local first responders. The opening ceremony will be held at 1:45pm. The 9/11 Heroes Run was inspired by […]

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Police invstigating unusual death in Severn

Police invstigating unusual death in Severn

| August 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

On August 23, 2014 at approximately 0152 hours, the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to a report of an injured person in the roadway at the intersection of Meade Village Circle and Meade Village Road in the Severn area. Upon arrival officers found the victim, Todd De Andre Thomas, lying face down and suffering […]

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Oh My Darling opens on Maryland Avenue

Oh My Darling opens on Maryland Avenue

| August 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides is pleased to welcome Oh My Darling Consignment Boutique to Annapolis. Oh My Darling, located at 47 Maryland Avenue, is a high-end consignment boutique offering women’s designer clothing for cost-conscious shoppers in Annapolis. “This unique type of shop caters to the unique needs of our population,” said Mayor Pantelides. “Maryland Avenue […]

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AAACCVB details upcoming area events

AAACCVB details upcoming area events

| August 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

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 in September 2014. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Cha Cha Chicken opens on Forest Drive in Annapolis

Cha Cha Chicken opens on Forest Drive in Annapolis

| August 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides is pleased to welcome Cha Cha Chicken to Annapolis. Cha Cha Chicken, home of authentic Peruvian charcoal broiled rotisserie chicken, features all natural chicken that is marinated and charcoal broiled every 45 minutes. “The atmosphere is festive and offers an opportunity to feel like you are in Peru without having to leave the […]

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Former Spalding, Salisbury lacrosse standout charged in Ocean City assault

Former Spalding, Salisbury lacrosse standout charged in Ocean City assault

| August 22, 2014 | 3 Comments

UPDATE:  The Ocean City Dispatch has more details on the latest incident and Korvin’s behavior leading up to the arrest. Wade Korvin, a former Spalding and Salisbury University lacrosse standout from Odenton has been charged with assault, indecent exposure and disorderly conduct in Ocean City. The incident occurred last Thursday night . Details of the […]

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Jordin Sparks, John Lithgow to co-host Star Spangled Spectacular

Jordin Sparks, John Lithgow to co-host Star Spangled Spectacular

| August 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Star-Spangled 200, Inc. (SS200), Maryland Public Television (MPT) and dick clark productions (dcp)have announced additional talent for the Star-Spangled Concert.  Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge, Grammy Award-winning Country Music Hall of Fame member Kenny Rogers, multi-platinum recording artist and actress Jordin Sparks, and multi-platinum Grammy award-winning band Train will perform at the Star-Spangled Concert taking […]

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Arundel Police Chief denounces FOP contribution to Ferguson officer’s fund

Arundel Police Chief denounces FOP contribution to Ferguson officer’s fund

| August 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis has issued a statement on the sizable contribution that the County’s Fraternal order of Police made to the legal defense fund of the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO. As Chief of Police, I am receiving requests to respond to the Fraternal Order of […]

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Library to hold public sessions on Annapolis library relocation

Library to hold public sessions on Annapolis library relocation

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

In order to educate county residents about the upcoming Annapolis Regional Library, Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) welcomes all to attend Community Information Sessions on September 4, 9 and 15 at 7 PM in the auditoriums of local high schools. Architects Ed Masek and Jeremy Kline of the firm Wheeler Goodman Masek (WGM) will […]

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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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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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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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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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