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We’re sorry, we screwed up!

We’re sorry, we screwed up!

| October 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

When you screw up, you correct the mistake, you apologize, and you move on. And we screwed up earlier this afternoon.  A pedestrian was hit while walking along Duke of Gloucester Street in Annapolis. We initially reported that the accident involved three school-aged children. Ultimately, it did not.  We began to receive texts and calls […]

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Best damned photographers in Annapolis

Best damned photographers in Annapolis

| October 22, 2014 | 2 Comments

Welcome to a new, purely subjective and opinionated column highlighting the best damned things in the area.  They could be people. Places. Services. Or whatever I feel like writing about. This is pure opinion. 100% biased. There is no voting and your opinion may (and probably will) differ from mine; and that’s OK. I base […]

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How to handle a DUI better than Michael Phelps

How to handle a DUI better than Michael Phelps

| October 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Michael Phelps. 18 Gold Medals. 22 Olympic Medals. 2 DUIs? After an 8-hour gambling binge at the new Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore, Michael Phelps was pulled over under suspicion of drinking and driving the morning of Tuesday, September 30th. Michael Phelps does a lot of things right in the pool. However, when it comes to getting […]

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Miss Shirley’s releases new fall menu

Miss Shirley’s releases new fall menu

| September 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

With the weather cooling down, Fall is in the air! Miss Shirley’s Café is celebrating the season with the premiere of their NEW Fall menu at all 3 locations. Delicious new imaginative dishes and returning fan favorites join house specialties for a fresh offering of seasonal flavors. Corporate Executive Chef Brigitte Bledsoe and her culinary team’s, creative, […]

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Alex Cortright: Thank you

Alex Cortright: Thank you

| September 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Tuesday,  the morning commute for many was a little off. Alex Cortright, the morning jock for WRNR 103.1 had broadcast his final show for the station on Monday. As many listeners know, Eye On Annapolis has worked with Alex on Friday mornings for several years highlighting the weekend happenings in and around town–despite only […]

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Baysox end season with a loss

Baysox end season with a loss

| September 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Baysox fell to Altoona 6-5 Monday afternoon in the 2014 season finale. Bowie will finish the season 72-70 and at .500 or better for the eighth consecutive season despite falling a game short of the playoffs. The Baysox jumped out to an early lead in the bottom of the first inning against Altoona starter […]

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Baysox shock Curve in walk-off win

Baysox shock Curve in walk-off win

| August 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox scored three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally from two runs down in a walk-off 8-7 win over Altoona Sunday afternoon. The Baysox will play the 2014 season finale at home Monday at 2:05 p.m. The Baysox overcame four home runs from the Altoona Curve in the first five […]

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Baysox playoff hopes end with a loss

Baysox playoff hopes end with a loss

| August 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox fell to Altoona 3-1 in 11 innings Saturday evening and are now eliminated from playoff contention. The Baysox trail Akron by two games with two to play, but would lose the tiebreaker should both teams end with the same record. The Baysox last playoff appearance was in 2012 and Bowie lost to Akron […]

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Baysox win in wild one

Baysox win in wild one

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Despite being doubled up by Altoona in the hit column, the Baysox escaped an error-filled night with a 5-4 win over the Curve to keep their playoff hopes alive. An Akron 14-4 loss to Erie coupled with a Bowie win means the Baysox now trail the RubberDucks for the final playoff spot by two games […]

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The IRS and the Crystal Spring Legal Defense Fund

The IRS and the Crystal Spring Legal Defense Fund

| August 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

Several months ago, a forum was held under the guise of discussing traffic on Forest Drive. With more than 300 people attending, it became clear a bit later on that the meeting was more about stopping the Crystal Spring development and collecting money for a legal battle than anything else. Now granted, the development, in any […]

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High powered Wolves silenced by Gamboa

High powered Wolves silenced by Gamboa

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

With their playoff hopes hanging in the balance, the Baysox got a dominant start from knuckleballer Eddie Gamboa who shut down Erie for eight innings in a 3-0 Baysox win. The victory keeps Bowie alive and eliminates Erie from 2014 playoff consideration. Bowie took the lead in the second inning as they loaded the bases […]

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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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Big inning busts Baysox win streak

Big inning busts Baysox win streak

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox bid for a season-high sixth consecutive win ended after a five-run seventh inning boosted the Reading Fightin Phils past Bowie 8-0 on a rainy Wednesday night. The start of the game was delayed almost exactly one hour because of rain. All five runs that scored during the Baysox doomed seventh inning were unearned […]

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Baysox walk away with a win

Baysox walk away with a win

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

With the Baysox (65-63) trailing 3-2 in the eighth inning, the Reading (56-73) bullpen walked in a pair of Baysox runs and Chris Marrero followed with a grand slam to seal a come-from-behind 8-3 win. The grand slam was Marrero’s second in five games for the streaking Baysox who have won five-in-a-row. During the team’s […]

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Davies keeps dealing as Baysox beat Thunder

Davies keeps dealing as Baysox beat Thunder

| August 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Baysox starter Zach Davies threw six one-run innings for the Baysox and the offense put up five runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to run away with an 8-1 win Saturday night. With the win, the Baysox are now 10-1 against Trenton this season with the last game of the series coming tomorrow. […]

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Editorial: Mayor Pantelides’ 8-month slide

Editorial: Mayor Pantelides’ 8-month slide

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

November 2013 was likely a fluke.  While it can be argued that Annapolis is a firmly Democrat leaning town and former Mayor Cohen simply ran a poor campaign, one cannot overlook what has transpired, or not transpired, since Mayor Michael Pantelides took the reins of the City of Annapolis in December. In the purest terms, Pantelides […]

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Outfielders collide in Baysox loss

Outfielders collide in Baysox loss

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bowie dropped a second straight game in New Britain in a game that will be remembered for a scary collision between two New Britain outfielders much more than its final outcome. The final score was 8-5. With Michael Ohlman batting with a runner at first base and nobody out in the 5th inning, a fly […]

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Baysox shutout in New Britain

Baysox shutout in New Britain

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox got a strong start from knuckleballer Eddie Gamboa but could not get the bats going in a 2-0 loss to New Britain Tuesday night. After being shutout one time in their first 90 games of the year, the Baysox have been shutout eight times in their last 31 games. Gamboa was outstanding after […]

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Berry strong in Baysox win

Berry strong in Baysox win

| August 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Baysox starter Tim Berry set the tone and the bullpen shut the door as Bowie grabbed a 4-1 win in Trenton Sunday night. Berry went six innings, allowing just one run in the winning effort. Down 1-0 in the fourth inning, Bowie grabbed the lead. RF KD Kand doubled to right field with one down […]

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1st inning rally enough for Baysox win

1st inning rally enough for Baysox win

| August 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bowie pushed six consecutive batters aboard amidst a five-run first inning in a 6-4 win over Trenton on Saturday evening. Trenton brought the tying run to the plate in each of the last two innings but failed to come back. The big rally started quickly. With one down 3B Niuman Romero doubled to left-center which […]

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Thunder strikes in Baysox shutout defeat

Thunder strikes in Baysox shutout defeat

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox dropped a seventh game in their last nine on Friday night in a 9-0 loss in Trenton. It was the first defeat for Bowie of the year against the Thunder after winning the first six ballgames between the clubs. The Baysox threatened early. LF Mike Yastrzemski led off the game with a single […]

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Baysox avoid sweep with big inning

Baysox avoid sweep with big inning

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox offense exploded with six runs in the seventh inning Thursday to come-from-behind in a 6-3 win over the Portland Sea Dogs. The win helped the Baysox avoid a three-game home sweep at the hands of Portland. Runs were hard to come by for the Baysox early in the game as Portland starter Justin […]

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