RSSLocal News

Schuh appoints former City Alderman as Deputy Liaison to City of Annapolis

Schuh appoints former City Alderman as Deputy Liaison to City of Annapolis

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Keeping with his commitment to ensuring a close working relationship with the City of Annapolis, County Executive Steve Schuh has appointed Mike Christman as deputy liaison with the City of Annapolis. “The City and County are now working more collaboratively than ever before,” said Schuh. “Mike Christman has the experience and knowledge to help our two […]

Continue Reading

Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Fall Home and Garden Expo is coming Sept. 24-25 to the Byzantium Event Center in Annapolis. The show offers guests an opportunity to discover improvements and enhancements for their home in one great location and will feature over 70 companies showcasing kitchens, baths, decking, countertops, sunrooms, exterior products, heating and air conditioning, geothermal […]

Continue Reading

Man seriously injured in Linthicum accident

Man seriously injured in Linthicum accident

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

One person suffered serious injuries following a motor vehicle collision in Linthicum Saturday morning. Firefighters responded to the area of I-695 and Camp Meade Road just before 8:00 a.m. for a reported auto off the roadway. Arriving firefighters located a single vehicle accident in which a vehicle appeared to roll over off an overpass, travel […]

Continue Reading

Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Announcing the inaugural Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST in Annapolis to celebrate and bring awareness to clean up efforts in Spa Creek with lead sponsorship by The Campbell Foundation and Koons Annapolis Toyota. All proceeds benefit Spa Creek Conservancy Saturday, September 17 11AM-4PM. Launch and EcoFest at Capital SUP, 808 Boucher Ave, Annapolis Enjoy a […]

Continue Reading

The Light House hires new Development Director

The Light House hires new Development Director

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Light House: A Homeless Prevention and Support Center is pleased to announce the hire of Jo Ann Mattson as Director of Development and Communications. An Annapolis resident since 1995, Ms. Mattson taught at The Key School, and worked in Development for St. John’s College and the Anne Arundel Community College Foundation before joining the […]

Continue Reading

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra kicks off season with free concert for community

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra kicks off season with free concert for community

| August 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) is pleased to announce its upcoming Pops in the Park concert.  This free Labor Day Weekend concert will take place at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis on Sunday, September 4 at 5:30 PM.  The rain date is Monday September 5, same time, same place.  Set in the lovely outdoor theater […]

Continue Reading

The Power of 25 – Help kick hunger to the curb in Anne Arundel

The Power of 25 – Help kick hunger to the curb in Anne Arundel

| August 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the past 25 years, Food Link – an independent non-profit – has helped county families who find themselves in need by providing them with the food and basic necessities that most of us take for granted. This is the core of what they do, and is an ideal which speaks to their motto: Linking […]

Continue Reading

Sand and soccer on tap for the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

Sand and soccer on tap for the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

| August 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Endless summer fun continues at the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival (MSF) on September 10 & 11th at Sandy Point State Park, entertaining young and old with eclectic music, exciting contests and flavorful foods.  New this year, youth and adult teams will be competing on Sunday at the first Maryland Seafood Festival Sand Soccer Tournament, […]

Continue Reading

Save the date for the 2017 Hospice Gala

Save the date for the 2017 Hospice Gala

| August 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake recently announced it will host its annual gala, the Emerald Ball, on March 25, 2017, at the Hilton Baltimore BWI Hotel. The gala is the nonprofit’s signature black tie event and features an open bar, fine cuisine, a silent and live auction, a band and dancing. The largest fundraiser of the […]

Continue Reading

City of Annapolis awards AACPL $12K grant

City of Annapolis awards AACPL $12K grant

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Officials with the Anne Arundel County Public Library  announced the award of a $12,100 grant from the City of Annapolis’ Community Grant Program. The grant will fund the purchase and installation of two SMART Tables® at the Annapolis and Eastport-Annapolis Neck libraries. The collaborative learning centers are accessible by up to eight learners at a […]

Continue Reading

Muddy Creek Artists Guild presents 2 September shows

Muddy Creek Artists Guild presents 2 September shows

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Muddy Creek Artists Guild (MCAG) is pleased to announce two unique art shows in September.  The shows are free and open to the public.  The “Muddy Creek Boutique” art show and sale at Greenstreet Gardens in Lothian MD will feature 18 gifted artists and artisans who work in a variety of 3-D media, which includes textiles, […]

Continue Reading

Tonight: La Noche Latina II

Tonight: La Noche Latina II

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Get your tickets now for the 2nd annual  La Noche Latina . This special evening at Rams Head On Stage will benefit the Centro de Ayuda and will feature music from Patrick Alban & Noche Latina. Learn how to Salsa with free Salsa Lessons courtesy of Salsa Now beginning at 6:30pm Dance, drink, and eat with Margaritas, Tequila, Latino […]

Continue Reading

The Puppy Plunge is this weekend!

The Puppy Plunge is this weekend!

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The SPCA of Anne Arundel County invites you to be part of our 5th Annual Puppy Plunge on Sunday, August 21, 2016, at scenic Camp Letts in Edgewater, Maryland from 12 pm to 3 pm. Last year over 1,300 pet lovers enjoyed this dog­-friendly fundraiser that supports the SPCA and the more than 2,500 homeless […]

Continue Reading

I Love Glen Burnie Block Party this weekend

I Love Glen Burnie Block Party this weekend

| August 18, 2016 | 1 Comment

You know what they say: The way to someone’s heart is through their stomach. So, in its continued and unabashed outpouring of love for Glen Burnie, Abundant Life Church has called in a fleet of food trucks for a community bash that will rock the block and beyond.           The I Love Glen Burnie Block Party […]

Continue Reading

Last call for early access tickets for 5th Annual Kegs & Corks  Fest this weekend

Last call for early access tickets for 5th Annual Kegs & Corks Fest this weekend

| August 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sales of Early Access Tickets are now wrapping up for Kegs and Corks Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival on Saturday at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds. Early Access ticket holders may enter the gate at 11 am – that’s an extra hour of sampling before the crowd arrives! Early Access Tickets are $37.50 and only […]

Continue Reading

HeimLantz Administrator elected President of CPAFMA’s DC chapter

HeimLantz Administrator elected President of CPAFMA’s DC chapter

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The local public accounting and business advisory firm of HeimLantz is pleased to announce that its firm administrator, Laura Macauley, has been elected to the role of president for the District of Columbia chapter of the CPA Firm Management Association (CPAFMA). “Our staff is constantly working to increase their knowledge base,” said Carter Heim, CPA, […]

Continue Reading

Save 20% off Appaloosa Festival tickets

Save 20% off Appaloosa Festival tickets

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Celebrate Labor Day at DC’s Roots Music Festival – APPALOOSA! As you may or may not know, long-time Annapolis Irish Festival favorites, Scythian, is hosting a roots-music festival of epic proportions on Labor Day Weekend (Sat & Sun September 3 & 4) and they’re extending a special five-day firesale to their friends up here in Annapolis. […]

Continue Reading

Annapolis Design District 2nd Annual Fall Street Festival

Annapolis Design District 2nd Annual Fall Street Festival

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Join the Annapolis Design District (ADD) on Saturday, September 17 (rain date September 18) from 11am-4pm for their second annual Art in Action – Fall Street Festival. They will be unveiling beautiful new murals to the Annapolis Design District by Urban Walls Brazil. There will be food and drink vendors, a beer garden, local artisans and crafters, live […]

Continue Reading

August Sports: Heat Stroke & Dehydration

August Sports: Heat Stroke & Dehydration

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

According to NASA, last month was the hottest in recorded history. Add kids starting sports this month, and it’s a “recipe for dehydration and heat stroke,”  according to Dr. Freedman of Evolve Medical.  In fact, Anne Arundel county has already had 2 heat-related deaths this summer. What are the warning signs? What can you do to help your […]

Continue Reading

Navy mascot, Bill XXXV, dies

Navy mascot, Bill XXXV, dies

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Naval Academy is sending solemn news to midshipmen, alumni and the community today that one of the beloved Navy mascots, Bill XXXV (35), has moved-on to greener pastures. Bill 35 had a history of medical problems soon after the Naval Academy acquired him in August 2015. According to the goat’s caretakers*, he had suffered […]

Continue Reading

Friday: La Noche Latina II — tickets still available

Friday: La Noche Latina II — tickets still available

| August 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Get your tickets now for the 2nd annual  La Noche Latina . This special evening at Rams Head On Stage will benefit the Centro de Ayuda and will feature music from Patrick Alban & Noche Latina. Learn how to Salsa with free Salsa Lessons courtesy of Salsa Now beginning at 6:30pm Dance, drink, and eat with Margaritas, Tequila, Latino […]

Continue Reading

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis holding auditions for <em>Seussical the Musical</em>

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis holding auditions for Seussical the Musical

| August 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Have you ever wanted to hear a Who? Or sing on-stage alongside Horton the Elephant, too? How about playing the Cat in the Hat? Well, Children’s Theatre of Annapolis can help with that! Children’s Theatre of Annapolis (CTA) is pleased to welcome young actors ages 12 to 18 (as of the audition date) to audition […]

Continue Reading