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Homestead Gardens Annual Flower Show

Homestead Gardens Annual Flower Show

| March 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Homestead Garden’s 2015 Flower and Garden show features vignettes of Maryland’s natural treasures, artfully crafted with thousands of flowers, shrubs and trees. Designed and created by Homestead Garden’s team of designers and artisans, the Maryland shoreline comes to life with flowering waves of pansies, sandy beaches and native grasses. Stroll on to the bountiful farmlands of […]

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Visit Annapolis lays out all the March events in the area

Visit Annapolis lays out all the March events in the area

| March 6, 2015 | 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 March 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Armin van Buuren to headline Preakness InfieldFest this year

Armin van Buuren to headline Preakness InfieldFest this year

| March 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Maryland Jockey Club announced today that Armin van Buuren, the world’s most popular electronic music DJ and producer, will headline the 2015 Preakness InfieldFest Concert. The progressive trance DJ, recognized as the world’s best five times by DJ Mag, will play an extended set on the main stage at Pimlico Race Course Saturday, May […]

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Save the date for the 4th Annual Naptown barBAYq

Save the date for the 4th Annual Naptown barBAYq

| March 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Mark your calendars for the 4th Annual Naptown barBAYq Contest & Music Festival, to be held Saturday, May 2nd and Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, in Crownsville, MD. The Festival is a family affair and will feature a barbeque contest, great food, libations, over forty bands will perform continuous live […]

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Schuh to host town hall meetings in March

Schuh to host town hall meetings in March

| March 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh announced his administration will host a series of town hall meetings in March to discuss the 2015-16 budget and other important issues facing the county. “The citizens of Anne Arundel County deserve to be heard during our budget process,” said Schuh. “I look forward to hearing input from across the county […]

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BAROAK opening tomorrow–snow or no snow

BAROAK opening tomorrow–snow or no snow

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tomorrow morning, Food Network alum Chef Teddy Folkman introduces BAROAK Cookhouse & Taproom, a casual neighborhood dining spot serving mussels and frites with a twist and an inspired selection of international and local craft brews. Located at the Loews Annapolis Hotel, BAROAK is influenced by the best pubs and taverns in America and Belgium. Artfully […]

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AAMC hopes to bring cardiac program to Anne Arundel County

AAMC hopes to bring cardiac program to Anne Arundel County

| March 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Medical Center is working to bring a cardiac surgery, or heart surgery, program to Anne Arundel County, in collaboration with Johns Hopkins Medicine. As it stands, Anne Arundel County is the largest county in Maryland (population 550,000-plus) without a cardiac surgery program.  Today, AAMC filed a Certificate of Need application with the Maryland […]

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Community Foundation grants $72K to 4 county organizations

Community Foundation grants $72K to 4 county organizations

| March 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County is proud to announce four new Ladders to Success Economic Opportunity Grants. The awards totaling $72,000 aim to improve economic outcomes for low-income adults and youth in Anne Arundel County. The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC), through its grant program, Ladders to SUCCESS, has awarded more […]

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sweetlife festival scheduled for May 30-31 at Merriweather Post Pavilion

sweetlife festival scheduled for May 30-31 at Merriweather Post Pavilion

| March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

sweetgreen, the culinary lifestyle brand dedicated to smartly-sourced, seasonal food, announced today the return of its annual sweetlife festival, an event that brings together the best in music, food and community. For the first time ever, sweetgreen is excited to announce the event is expanding to two days – Saturday, May 30th and Sunday, May 31st. The sweetlife […]

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Heroin taskforce releases recommendations to Schuh

Heroin taskforce releases recommendations to Schuh

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

County Executive Steve Schuh and Anne Arundel County’s Heroin Action Taskforce today released a Heroin Action Plan to combat the heroin crisis in the county. “This report will provide the blueprint for tackling this crisis over the next decade,” said Schuh. “The final plan focuses on stepping up our efforts to educate our children, treat […]

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Pantelides taps PG County director to lead Annapolis Transportation

Pantelides taps PG County director to lead Annapolis Transportation

| March 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces his recommendation for Transportation Director and will request confirmation at the Monday’s City Council meeting, scheduled for March 9. James E. Gordon was chosen from a field of 15 candidates from around the country and brings more than 40 years experience in the field of transportation, traffic and safety, and parking […]

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Briscoe wins Tony Rubino Trophy at Brigade Boxing Championships

Briscoe wins Tony Rubino Trophy at Brigade Boxing Championships

| March 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

With a fight that was stopped by the referee, Keon Briscoe, a 1st Class Midshipman, became the 19th recipient of the Tony Rubino Trophy. The Rubino Trophy is for a Midshipman who wins the match for four consecutive years and is named for former Navy boxing coach Tony Rubino. In front of a 3,000 person […]

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Fado has full plate for St. Paddy’s Day

Fado has full plate for St. Paddy’s Day

| March 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

Fadó Irish Pub will once again be the St. Patrick’s Day hub in Annapolis as it hosts two parties at its One Park Place location. March 14, or St. Practice Day, is the biggest party in town, featuring 6 Nations Rugby and English Premier League soccer, live music and signature Irish dishes (the whole pub […]

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Baysox to hold auditions for National Anthem singers

Baysox to hold auditions for National Anthem singers

| March 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox will host live auditions at Prince George’s Stadium Saturday, March 21, to sing the national anthem before a 2015 Baysox home game. Stadium gates open for registration at 9 a.m. and auditions begin at 9:30 a.m. The team has a live performance of “The Star-Spangled Banner” before all 71 home games. Baysox […]

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One dead in fiery Davidsonville crash

One dead in fiery Davidsonville crash

| March 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: From The Capital: Maryland State Police identify man killed in wreck on Route 50 this morning as Kenneth Earl Pettigrew of Silver Spring. — Tim Pratt (@TPratt_Capital) March 1, 2015 One person has died after an accident along Route 50 in Davidsonville.  Anne Arundel Fire Department rescue crews were dispatched to a vehicle fire […]

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Tricorns and Tennis Shoes for Maryland Day, a free tour by Watermark

Tricorns and Tennis Shoes for Maryland Day, a free tour by Watermark

| February 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

Lace up your tennis shoes and prepare to learn some history on-the-go through “Tricorns and Tennis Shoes,” a free tour by Annapolis Tours℠ by Watermark®. Offered to the public for the first time, the complimentary tour is a part of the Maryland Day celebration on Saturday, March 21. A Colonial period dressed tour guide – […]

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Kendall back for 5th season with the Baysox

Kendall back for 5th season with the Baysox

| February 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Bowie Baysox and the Baltimore Orioles have announced  the Baysox coaching staff for the 2015 season.  Baltimore native Gary Kendall returns for his fifth season as manager and is joined by a pair of new faces on the coaching staff in Pitching Coach Alan Mills and Field Coach Keith Bodie. Kendall, the longest-tenured and […]

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Chamber Orchestra Kremlin to perform March 17th at Maryland Hall

Chamber Orchestra Kremlin to perform March 17th at Maryland Hall

| February 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

A concert by the 15-member Chamber Orchestra Kremlin will be presented free to the public at 7 p.m. March 17 at the Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. Presented by World Artists Experiences, the program will include classical selections played with a contemporary flair and musical enthusiasm.  Begun in 1991 in […]

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Ugandan Kids Choir to perform at St. Martin’s this weekend

Ugandan Kids Choir to perform at St. Martin’s this weekend

| February 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Ugandan Kids Choir, a group of ten talented Ugandan children, has announced that they will be performing at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church, 1120 Spa Road, Annapolis, MD on March 1, 2015 at 4 pm. All ten children have been given hope through Childcare Worldwide’s Sponsorship Program and now they are here to spread that […]

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Purim Carnival at Kneseth Israel on March 1st

Purim Carnival at Kneseth Israel on March 1st

| February 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Sunday March 1, 2015 from 11:00am – 1:00pm Congregation Kneseth Israel presents a Purim Carnival with games, activities, and traditional foods. The community is invited to celebrate this holiday with outdoor moon bounce and pony rides, airbrush tattoo artist, skeeball, inflatable basketball, casino games for adults, cotton candy, popcorn, pizza, falafel bar, hamantaschen cookies, […]

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Maryland Home & Garden Show coming to Maryland State Fairgrounds this weekend and next

Maryland Home & Garden Show coming to Maryland State Fairgrounds this weekend and next

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bold and beautiful flower, tree and shrub arrangements will illuminate the Timonium Fairgrounds to help usher in a spring season full of inspiration for homeowners. With displays and consulting from hundreds of landscape and home improvement contractors and experts, visitors will be inspired—this year’s theme—to start those projects put off all winter. Over two weekends, […]

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Schuh, Walker move to repeal ‘Rain Tax’ in Anne Arundel

Schuh, Walker move to repeal ‘Rain Tax’ in Anne Arundel

| February 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh and Council Chairman Jerry Walker today announced a proposal to repeal Anne Arundel County’s stormwater management fee.  In addition, Councilman Michael Peroutka will co-sponsor the legislation.  “Council Chairman Walker and I understand Anne Arundel working families and small businesses have been burdened with too many high taxes and fees,” said Schuh. […]

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