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Annapolis Beer Week a resounding success

Annapolis Beer Week a resounding success

| April 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Beer Week has come to a close. But not before being deemed a resounding success by thousands of beer enthusiasts, runners, bikers, wing enthusiasts and people from all over looking for some fun times! The week opened with a 5K run (the word “run” is very loosely defined) along with a bike race at […]

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VisitAnnapolis to launch major tourism initiative

VisitAnnapolis to launch major tourism initiative

| April 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB), Maryland State Senator John Astle, Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh, Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides and U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President Gary Oster will jointly announce a major new AAACCVB tourism initiative during a Travel and Tourism Day celebration at Rams Head On […]

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2 local businesses honored for partnerships with Anne Arundel schools

2 local businesses honored for partnerships with Anne Arundel schools

| April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) and E.W. Print and Design were named Business Partners of the Year by the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce (AAACCC) and Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS) at Wednesday night’s 29th Annual Excellence in Education Awards. Each year, businesses across the county are nominated by AACPS for […]

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Pints for Paws to benefit the SPCA this Friday Night

Pints for Paws to benefit the SPCA this Friday Night

| April 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

As Annapolis Beer Week continues to roll, mark your calendar for Friday night! Celebrate Naptown’s great homebrewing scene and contribution to Maryland craft beer while helping a local charity–the SPCA of Anne Arundel County and the Pints for Paws Homebrew and Craft Brew Festival! The Annapolis Homebrew Club hosts this Annapolis Beer Week event celebrating […]

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Annapolis’ hottest red carpet event — Fashion for a Cause

Annapolis’ hottest red carpet event — Fashion for a Cause

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hospice Hundred is thrilled to announce their 7th Annual Fashion for a Cause Fashion Show on Thursday, May 7th from 7:00pm to 11:00pm at the National Guard Armory, presented by The Wilburn Company Inc. and Porsche of Annapolis. Proceeds from this event benefit Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Chesapeake Kids program serving children under the age […]

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Schooner Woodwind has full calendar of events for May

Schooner Woodwind has full calendar of events for May

| April 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis’ favorite sailboats are back in the water with a full schedule of special events for May. The Schooners Woodwind..or is it Schooner Woodwinds(?) has put together a series of special sails which are perfect for tourists, visitors, and locals alike. There is no better way to see Annapolis than by the water; and when […]

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Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra to celebrate 5th anniversary on May 2nd

Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra to celebrate 5th anniversary on May 2nd

| April 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra is returning to Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 461 College Parkway, Arnold, for one performance only on Saturday, May 2, 2015, featuring the Sons of the Severn Barbershop Chorus and Adam Swanson, ragtime pianist to celebrate their fifth birthday. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for students and are on sale now. The Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra […]

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VisitAnnapolis launches NaptownLocals.com website

VisitAnnapolis launches NaptownLocals.com website

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Visitors to Annapolis should find it easier than ever before to explore the City like a local thanks to a new website the Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) launched today. Powered by the insights, commentary and recommendations of local bloggers, Naptownlocals.com puts inquiring visitors quickly in the know. According to […]

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Big names turn out for Global Citizen Earth Day rally in DC

Big names turn out for Global Citizen Earth Day rally in DC

| April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day rally to stop climate change and end world poverty fell a little short on Saturday!  What promised to be a wonderful musical lineup, was thwarted a bit by a lack of shade, little food options, and a DC requirement to include many speakers in order to not be classified […]

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Annapolis bond rating increases with Moody’s

Annapolis bond rating increases with Moody’s

| April 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces Moody’s Investors Service has assigned a Aa2 to the City of Annapolis’  $11.5 million Public Improvement Bonds, 2015 Series A and $21.3 million Public Improvement Refunding Bonds, 2015 Series B.  Concurrently, Moody’s has upgraded to Aa2 from Aa3/positive the rating on $108.8 million of outstanding General Obligation debt. “I am […]

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AYC names new waterfront director

AYC names new waterfront director

| April 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Yacht Club (AYC) is pleased to announce that Susan “Charlie” Arms assumed the full-time role of Waterfront Director on April 3, 2015. In this position, Charlie will oversee all of the sailing and waterfront programs at AYC, including Junior Sailing, yacht racing, and yachting. Charlie recently worked for the California Maritime Academy in […]

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Bowen Foundation charity football bash an incredible success

Bowen Foundation charity football bash an incredible success

| April 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last night, the movers and shakers in Annapolis came together to settle the score–on the football field…under the lights…to raise money for Autism awareness!  The Bowen Foundation for Autism brought together 4 teams of area leaders to raise much needed funds. Senators, Delegates, Mayors, business leaders, charity champions and more came to the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial […]

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Your Annapolis Beer Week schedule

Your Annapolis Beer Week schedule

| April 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

The third Annual Annapolis Beer Week will be held this April creating fellowship, awareness of the varieties and high quality of craft beer in the area, and to give back to our community by supporting numerous charities. Nearly every bar will be participating in some way and we have all of the events listed here. […]

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Olivia Constants Foundation supports anti-bullying programs at local middle schools

Olivia Constants Foundation supports anti-bullying programs at local middle schools

| April 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Olivia Constants Foundation, Inc. (OCF) a 501(c)3 public charity, recently awarded grants to Bates Middle School, Severn River Middle School, and Chesapeake Bay Middle School to support their bullying prevention programs. The Foundation is excited about their respective programs, and their efforts to combat bullying and help provide an environment that allows students the […]

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Jewelry, bake sales to be held at Annapolis Senior Center

Jewelry, bake sales to be held at Annapolis Senior Center

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The public is invited to a jewelry sale which will be held 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., April 28 – May 1 at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Avenue in Annapolis. A bake sale will also be held on April 28. The jewelry on sale includes bracelets, necklaces, pins, pierced and clip […]

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Owners of Galway Bay, Killarney House, Brian Boru to take over Pirates Cove in Galesville

Owners of Galway Bay, Killarney House, Brian Boru to take over Pirates Cove in Galesville

| April 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Today, Bob Platt, founder and owner of the Inn at Pirates Cove will take a step back from the day to day operation of the well known and locally appreciated Inn and waterfront dinning destination. It has been 32 years since Bob first purchased the Inn and restaurant. Bob will remain on as owner and continue to be […]

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Tassels and Tails this weekend to benefit the SPCA

Tassels and Tails this weekend to benefit the SPCA

| April 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Homestead Gardens’ first annual Tassels and Tails (rumored to become THE social  event of the year), is the ultimate pet fashion show. It features the latest styles for canine and their humans, modeled by our area’s noted trendsetters. Presented by our friends at Annapolis Hyundai, the fashion show takes place on the runway at Homestead Gardens, […]

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Kidz Bop coming to Rams Head Live in Baltimore

Kidz Bop coming to Rams Head Live in Baltimore

| April 14, 2015 | 2 Comments

KIDZ BOP, the #1 music brand for kids, is bringing the “Make Some Noise” tour to Baltimore! The KIDZ BOP Kids will take the stage to perform family-friendly versions of today’s biggest hits in this energetic and interactive live show. The “Make Some Noise” tour is the ultimate family concert experience that guarantees to get […]

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Upcoming programs at Chesapeake Arts Center

Upcoming programs at Chesapeake Arts Center

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Have you checked out the Chesapeake Arts Center? If not, you should. It’s located right on Ritchie Highway in Brooklyn Park and a fantastic facility! Below is a list of upcoming events at the Chesapeake Arts Center. Jazz on Sundays: Quartet 122 and students Sunday, April 19, 2015 Studio 194 Theatre Doors 2:30pm | Show […]

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Annapolis Rotary doles out $62K to grant recipients, tickets for this year on sale

Annapolis Rotary doles out $62K to grant recipients, tickets for this year on sale

| April 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis has announced grants totaling $62,000 from the net proceeds of the August 2014 World’s Largest Crab Feast. The 29 recipients and amounts distributed are: $3,500 – Rebuilding Together and Meals on Wheels. $3,000 – Hospice of the Chesapeake Life Center, Food Link Inc., Annapolis Maritime Museum, Cystic Fibrosis, Heart Smart, […]

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Seminar: Technology’s impact on the multigenerational workforce

Seminar: Technology’s impact on the multigenerational workforce

| April 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

In today’s workforce, you’ll find Baby Boomers working alongside Gen X’ers and Millennials, but each generation has been exposed to technology in different ways.  That presents a challenge for today’s business owners and managers.  On April 22nd, The Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce (AAACCC) will explore how technology has affected the multigenerational […]

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National education organization reaccredits AACC’s Child Development Center

National education organization reaccredits AACC’s Child Development Center

| April 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Child Development Center at Anne Arundel Community College met 10 early childhood program standards and more than 400 quality standards to receive reaccreditation through 2020 by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. “Our dedicated and professional teachers take great pride in being nationally accredited,” says Janet M. Klenkel, director of the […]

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