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First Sunday Arts Festival this Sunday

First Sunday Arts Festival this Sunday

| September 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Sunday September 6th West and Calvert Streets in the Arts and Entertainment District of Annapolis will once again be taken over by the popular First Sunday Arts festival from 11am to 5pm. The festival is expecting to draw over 8,000 locals on this HolidaySunday. Take in the arts and enjoy these 2 free family […]

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Kunta Kinte Heritage Festival returns in September

Kunta Kinte Heritage Festival returns in September

| September 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, September 26, 2015, the Kunta Kinte Heritage Festival will return to the Annapolis City Dock for another exciting year of cultural celebration. In its 26th year, the festival is a free event for all ages to enjoy live music and dance performances, world foods and artisans, as well as heritage and history. The […]

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Truxtun Park Dog Days of Summer

Truxtun Park Dog Days of Summer

| September 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Recreation and Parks will host its annual Dog Days of Summer event at the Truxtun Park Pool located at 251 Pump House Road in Annapolis on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 from 4 to 7 p.m. Bring your pooch to the pool for some doggie paddle fun! Event requirements: well-behaved dogs over the age of […]

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Here comes the Shindig Music Festival

Here comes the Shindig Music Festival

| September 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

The third triumphant year of The Shindig Music Festival will return to Carroll Park in Baltimore, MD on Saturday, September 19, 2015.  This year’s two main stages will be anchored by rock radio staples GODSMACK and 90’s alternative giants STONE TEMPLE PILOTS. Joining the energy fueled festivities will be the legendary Anthrax, Chevelle, Helmet,Reverend Horton Heat plus a Shindig favorite –Clutch! Rounding out the rock […]

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Rash of 7-Eleven robberies in county have police on lookout

Rash of 7-Eleven robberies in county have police on lookout

| September 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police are searching for suspects in three recent robberies of 7-Eleven stores in the Glen Burnie area. Brooklyn Park On September 1, 2015 at approximately 3:40 am, officers responded to the 7-Eleven Store located at 4000 Ritchie Hwy, Glen Burnie for an armed robbery. The suspect entered the store, handgun and took […]

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Olivia Constants Foundation aids Anne Arundel County youth

Olivia Constants Foundation aids Anne Arundel County youth

| September 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Olivia Constants Foundation is pleased to announce its third fundraiser to benefit the philanthropic work of the foundation and to celebrate the sweet caring nature of Olivia Constants, who died in a tragic sailing accident in 2011 at the age of 14. Friends and family are welcome to join us for a special evening […]

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The Maryland Seafood Festival is coming in 2 weeks

The Maryland Seafood Festival is coming in 2 weeks

| September 1, 2015 | 2 Comments

The Maryland Seafood Festival is back! Enjoy a tasty variety of fresh seafood, a selection of entertaining musical talent, hands on exhibits, thrilling demonstrations and more at the 48th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival!  Come out on Sept. 12 & 13, 2015  at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, MD. Online tickets are on sale NOW.  Don’t […]

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Baysox announce 2016 season schedule

Baysox announce 2016 season schedule

| September 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox announce today the 2016 schedule for the 24th season of Baysox baseball.  The team opens the 2016 campaign at home at Prince George’s Stadium Thursday, April 7 at 6:35 p.m. against the Akron RubberDucks. The Baysox open the season with a seven-game homestand that includes games against Akron and the Erie SeaWolves. […]

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Library offers new children’s educational tablets for check out

Library offers new children’s educational tablets for check out

| September 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) officials today began offering special Android tablets for children featuring high quality, pre-loaded learning apps. As part of a special pilot program, the library is allowing customers to check out the touch-screen devices, called Playaway Launchpads, which compliment the system’s early literacy programs designed to help prepare children for […]

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USNA announces Fall parade schedule

USNA announces Fall parade schedule

| August 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Naval Academy Brigade of Midshipmen will present formal dress parades on Worden Field on the Naval Academy grounds at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, Friday, Sept. 18, Friday, Oct. 2, and Friday, Oct. 23. The public is invited to attend without charge. Please call 410-293-1520 for general information about the parades and gate access. […]

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County’s Raccoon Oral Rabies Vaccination program begins tomorrow

County’s Raccoon Oral Rabies Vaccination program begins tomorrow

| August 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will conduct the Raccoon Oral Rabies Vaccination (ORV) Project, beginning Tuesday, September 1. Baits will be placed throughout Anne Arundel County to vaccinate raccoons against rabies. The project should be completed by September 30, weather permitting. The Baits… • Contain liquid rabies vaccine. • Will be placed in […]

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Smyth Jewelers to move to new location in Annapolis Towne Centre

Smyth Jewelers to move to new location in Annapolis Towne Centre

| August 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Greenberg Gibbons announced that Smyth Jewelers will relocate to a new, more prominent location on the main circle of Annapolis Towne Centre. The regional jewelry store, which is currently located on the second floor of the mixed-use development, will move to the prime 8,541-square-foot, street-level location on the corner of Towne Centre Boulevard and Harker […]

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Back to healthy

Back to healthy

| August 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

It’s that time of year again when the kids are heading back to school and the daily routines are back in action. Whole Health Designs  is introducing more healthy habits and targeting healthy kid lunch ideas for back-to-school this fall along with an easy way to help adults get back into the routine of eating […]

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Art on the fringe: Annapolis Fringe Festival – September 26th

Art on the fringe: Annapolis Fringe Festival – September 26th

| August 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

For one night in September, Annapolis’s historic West Street Arts District becomes home to actors, singers, magicians, rappers, poets and acrobats as the 2015 Annapolis Fringe Festival opens its doors 7pm to midnight. The arts district celebrates its 5th year with a lineup of short shows, none more than 60 minutes and none costing more […]

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Rose Play Festival opens at Compass Rose Theater in September

Rose Play Festival opens at Compass Rose Theater in September

| August 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

This fall Compass Rose Theater adds three more shows to their season with a fall play festival. Entitled The Rose Play Festival, this rich and varied selection of plays will be performed from September 10-27, 2015. First, the students of Compass Rose Theater’s Young Actors’ Studio will offer four performances of an abridged version of Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night”. Set […]

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Special show at Chesapeake Arts Center on September 5th

Special show at Chesapeake Arts Center on September 5th

| August 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Arts Center is proud to announce that they will kicking off their 2015-2016 season with local bands, Leo & Cygnus and the 2014 CAC “Be the Band” winner, Chasing Verity in an all ages concert on Saturday, September 5th, 2015 at 8pm.  The concert will be held at the Chesapeake Arts Center in the Studio […]

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Last chance to save 20% on your Trillectro tickets

Last chance to save 20% on your Trillectro tickets

| August 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Save 20% on every Trillectro ticket you buy….just use the code: annapolis lower case and save 20% on regular or VIP tickets! DC to BC, the bicoastal independent promotional company responsible for live music productions across the DC metropolitan area, just announced the return of its annual Trillectro Music Festival, an event that brings together […]

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Children’s Theatre of Annapolis holding auditions tomorrow

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis holding auditions tomorrow

| August 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Join the magical fun of Children’s Theatre of Annapolis’ fall 2015 production “Haphazardly Ever After,” a fractured fairy tale farce featuring a king, queen and four bratty princes and princesses. Auditions for the play will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, August 29, and noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, August 30, at CTA, […]

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Annapolis 10 Mile Run to disrupt traffic on August 30th

Annapolis 10 Mile Run to disrupt traffic on August 30th

| August 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides reminds residents that more than 5,000 people will be in Annapolis on Sunday, August 30, for the Annapolis Ten Mile Run, organized by the Annapolis Striders, Inc, now in its 40th year. The race begins at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium at  7 a.m. and ends at the Stadium at 9:30 a.m.  Several roads will be […]

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Drinking Too Much Water Is Killing Our Athletes

Drinking Too Much Water Is Killing Our Athletes

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Over hydration (drinking too much water) is killing our athletes–from marathon runners to high school football players to Bikram yoga. This is the consensus statement of 17 international scientist which was recently published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine . Sporting culture continues to embrace hyper-hydration but this statement should stand out as a stark warning. The […]

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Change your behavior, change your life

Change your behavior, change your life

| August 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Monday August 31 at 6:30pm, Changing Focus, Inc. will have an open house to introduce “Change your behavior, Change your life”. Located in Crofton MD at the Fellowship Hall of the Prince of Peace Presbyterian Church 1657 Crofton Pkwy Crofton MD 21114 Carrie Hansen, LCSW-C, MSW, a licensed professional counselor will present this twelve […]

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Chesapeake Bay: Safe to Swim?

Chesapeake Bay: Safe to Swim?

| August 27, 2015 | 2 Comments

Health Risks of Swimming in the Chesapeake Bay Is it safe to swim in the Chesapeake Bay? What kind of diseases are out there and what’s the chance you’ll get something?  We review what you can get, from where and how to avoid getting any of it. Safely swimming in the bay is not impossible and one can avoid […]

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