RSSLocal News

Would you sponsor a bushel of crabs for the Rotary?

Would you sponsor a bushel of crabs for the Rotary?

| July 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Would you sponsor a bushel of crabs at the Rotary Club of Annapolis 70th annual crab feast?  “We can use some help, since the biggest expenditure at the crab feast is the crabs themselves,” says Jim Campbell, chairman. “Each bushel this year may now top out at about $200, and we routinely order upwards to […]

Continue Reading

Patient First offers tips for surviving the sweltering heat

Patient First offers tips for surviving the sweltering heat

| July 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

The summer swelter has arrived as forecasters call for rising temperatures across Maryland.  That means more health risks as you work and play outside, especially for older people and young children.  Excessive heat exposure can cause several health problems including heat cramps, which are painful spasms of your arm, leg and/or abdomen muscles.  People experiencing […]

Continue Reading

AAMC opens new diabetes and endocrine  practice

AAMC opens new diabetes and endocrine practice

| July 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Medical Group (AAMG) has opened its new Diabetes and Endocrine Specialists practice.  The goal of the practice is to create a ‘medical home’ to improve the health of the local diabetic population as well as provide management and treatment of endocrine disorders. The new practice is located in the Wayson Pavilion on the […]

Continue Reading

Pasadena Senior Center holds Father’s Day pancake breakfast

Pasadena Senior Center holds Father’s Day pancake breakfast

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Pasadena Senior Activity Center recently held a pancake breakfast for Father’s Day.  The center’s members celebrated all fathers with pancakes, sausage, eggs, orange and apple juice.  The senior center offers much more than the occasional pancake breakfast. Computer education, trips, fellowship and a whole lot of fun for County seniors is in store.

Continue Reading

Treaty of Paris Center: July 4th special presentation

Treaty of Paris Center: July 4th special presentation

| July 2, 2015 | 2 Comments

On Saturday, July 4, the Treaty of Paris Center at the Maryland Inn on Main Street in Annapolis presents “After the Declaration of Independence: Congress on the Run,” featuring a lecture by Mark Croatti at 2:30pm in the Treaty of Paris Restaurant on Congress fleeing Philadelphia for Baltimore, including who was serving in Congress and […]

Continue Reading

Bard in the Garden: Shakespeare coming to ASGT for 3 nights only

Bard in the Garden: Shakespeare coming to ASGT for 3 nights only

| July 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

For three nights only, the Maryland Shakespeare Company (MSC) will be welcomed back to the Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre (ASGT) stage to present one of William Shakespeare’s classic plays under the stars. At 8:30pm on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday July 6-8, MSC will transport audiences to the streets of Verona, Italy in Romeo and Juliet, […]

Continue Reading

Free concerts at Maryland Hall

Free concerts at Maryland Hall

| July 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Maryland Hall’s Summer Concert series returns with another season of great music outside on our front lawn and labyrinth. Fun for all ages, bring your lawn chair or blanket and mark your calendar for our annual summer concerts! All concerts are free and no tickets are required. The Summer Concert Series is sponsored by RPH […]

Continue Reading

Hammond-Harwood House hires new Executive Director

Hammond-Harwood House hires new Executive Director

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Hammond-Harwood House Association announced the appointment of long-time museum professional Shawn Herne as its new Executive Director.  The Association, now in its seventy fifth year, owns and operates the eighteenth century Hammond Harwood House and garden on Maryland Avenue in Annapolis.    Mr. Herne begins as Executive Director of the Association on July 7 and […]

Continue Reading

All Good Music Festival featuring CAKE returns to WV on July 9th

All Good Music Festival featuring CAKE returns to WV on July 9th

| July 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The 18th annual All Good Music Festival & Campout returns to ‘Wild and Wonderful’ West Virginia July 9th to 11th. Offering fans the combination of music festival isolation at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains along with convenient access from the entire mid-Atlantic region, the venue Berry Hill Farm is located in Summit Point, WV, […]

Continue Reading

BEWARE: July 4th weekend is deadliest driving weekend of the year

BEWARE: July 4th weekend is deadliest driving weekend of the year

| June 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, during the July 4th holiday period between 2009 -2013, 750 people lost their lives in drunk driving crashes involving drivers with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or higher. As always, do not drink and drive. In the most recent year that we have […]

Continue Reading

Fourth of July in Annapolis 2015

Fourth of July in Annapolis 2015

| June 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides invites the public to the Annapolis July 4th parade and firework display on Saturday, July 4th.  The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Amos Garret Boulevard and proceed down West Street, around Church Circle, and down Main Street. Following the parade, the United States Naval Academy Concert Band will perform […]

Continue Reading

Rotary awards honor to Bruce Morgenstern

Rotary awards honor to Bruce Morgenstern

| June 29, 2015 | 2 Comments

The Rotary Club of Annapolis presented its Service Above Self award to Bruce Morgenstern of Annapolis at a meeting at the Annapolis Yacht Club recently. Mr. Morgenstern has devoted himself to volunteer activities in the community since retiring after 36 years as an engineer, quality manager and business management director at ARINC, using his career […]

Continue Reading

AAACCVB lays out July events in Anne Arundel County

AAACCVB lays out July events in Anne Arundel County

| June 28, 2015 | 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 throughout July 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

Continue Reading

Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest a roaring success

Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest a roaring success

| June 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Bay Events announced  that the 2015 Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival was a huge success. After holding a smaller festival in Southern Maryland in 2014, the Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival (CBBF) returned to Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Maryland  in May 2015.  “Not only did we offset a fairly large deficit from 2014, the […]

Continue Reading

Free diabetes workshop offered at BWMC

Free diabetes workshop offered at BWMC

| June 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities and the University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center will be partnering to present free Diabetes workshops next month. The workshops will be held at the Baltimore Washington Medical Center’s Health Services location at 7556 Teague Road, Suite 440, Hanover, MD. The “Living Well With Diabetes” […]

Continue Reading

Whole Health Designs partners with Chic Communications

Whole Health Designs partners with Chic Communications

| June 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Chic Communications has announced  their newest lifestyle client, Whole Health Designs . Founded in 2010, Whole Health Designs is a clean eating lifestyle company, which offers health coaching, detox programs and juice cleanses. Whole Heath Designs Founder, Lisa Consiglio Ryan, is a certified Integrative Nutritional Health Coach and has positioned herself as the “go-to-health-guru” in the […]

Continue Reading

BWI wants to build full-service hotel in airport with direct terminal access

BWI wants to build full-service hotel in airport with direct terminal access

| June 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport is requesting proposals from qualified firms for the design, development, financing, construction, and operation of an airport hotel.  BWI Marshall is working to establish a convenient, full-service hotel that offers direct access to the Airport terminal.  “We want to provide a true on-airport, high-quality hotel for the benefit of our […]

Continue Reading

AYC holds Opti boot camp

AYC holds Opti boot camp

| June 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Sixty-six of the best Optimist sailors from the United States took part in the “2015 USODA (United States Optimist Dinghy Association) U.S. National and U.S. Development Team Boot Camp Practice” at the Annapolis Yacht Club, June 10-14. The boot camp was designed to help the elite young sailors prepare for the year’s busy national and […]

Continue Reading

Library thrilled with passage of Schuh’s budget

Library thrilled with passage of Schuh’s budget

| June 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

The future of the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) system looks brighter after a series of actions were taken earlier this month by County Executive Steven. R. Schuh and members of the County Council to improve and protect the county’s libraries. On June 9th, the County Executive and County Councilman Chris Trumbauer announced a compromise […]

Continue Reading

Free diabetes workshop scheduled at AAMC

Free diabetes workshop scheduled at AAMC

| June 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities and the Anne Arundel Medical Center will be partnering to present free Diabetes workshops next month. The workshops will be held in the Belcher Pavilion at the Anne Arundel Medical Center. The “Living Well With Diabetes” workshop is appropriate for participants with Pre-Diabetes, or Type 2 […]

Continue Reading

AAEDC Summer Farm Series

AAEDC Summer Farm Series

| June 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation (AAEDC) has announced that the second annual Summer Farm Series will feature a local farm and winery. “The Summer Farm Series is an effort to promote and increase awareness of agriculture in South County,” says Lisa Barge, AAEDC’s agricultural marketing and development manager. “We encourage people to visit these county […]

Continue Reading

Schuh’s new budget embraces controlling the heroin epidemic

Schuh’s new budget embraces controlling the heroin epidemic

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Council today embraced County  Executive Steve Schuh’s budget plan to address the growing heroin crisis in Anne Arundel County.  “The enacted budget will be making strategic investments in education, health, and public safety to fight this problem from every angle.” said Schuh. “I thank the Council for embracing my budget plan […]

Continue Reading