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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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Hurry and score your Scythian, Danny Burns tickets before they sell out

Hurry and score your Scythian, Danny Burns tickets before they sell out

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Scythian is coming to town on March 7th!  You loved then at the Annapolis Irish Festival, now see them up close and personal in a full-on concert at Rams Head On Stage in Annapolis.  Tickets are selling fast, so the word of warning is — but now while you still can! Rousing and raucous, Scythian […]

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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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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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Annapolis Police continue community conversations

Annapolis Police continue community conversations

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Following the success of the first Conversation about Policing, the Community and Relationships in Annapolis, Annapolis Police Chief Michael Pristoop announces the next open conversation will be held at Eastport United Methodist Church, located at 926 Bay Ridge Avenue, on Tuesday, March 10th at 6:30 p.m. The first conversation was held at the First Baptist Church […]

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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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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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Echosmith celebrates double platinum status at 930 Club

Echosmith celebrates double platinum status at 930 Club

| February 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

Echosmith is on the radar and will surely be America’s newest sweethearts. Keep your eyes peeled for them on late night television as they will be performing on Late Night With Seth Meyers on Monday, March 2nd.  This past Thursday, they sold out the 930 Club in DC and absolutely enchanted the crowd. The show […]

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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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Has Annapolis adopted common core math to calculate parking tickets?

Has Annapolis adopted common core math to calculate parking tickets?

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Earlier this week, a reader contacted us about a parking ticket. She admits she was wrong and deserved the ticket. She admits she failed to pay it on time and additional penalties applied. But that is where it gets weird. Seems the City of Annapolis is using some type of Common Core math or voodoo […]

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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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Flyin’ West at Bowie Community Theatre

Flyin’ West at Bowie Community Theatre

| February 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Following the end of the Civil War, many former slaves, took advantage of The Homestead Act and went West to build new lives for themselves and their families. Many of these homesteaders were black women who overcame tremendous odds to work their own land and make a place for themselves in an often harsh and forbidding environment. We […]

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Puppy love at the Baysox

Puppy love at the Baysox

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox have announced a tail-wagging good time for dog-owners who love bringing their pups out to the ballpark. The Four-Legged Friend Ticket Package is the perfect option for all the Baysox dog-loving fans whose pooches enjoy tagging along to Baysox games. The ticket package features a box seat ticket for owner and dog for […]

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Hockey for Heroes – March 13-14

Hockey for Heroes – March 13-14

| February 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Navy Youth Hockey Association is hosting the second annual Hockey for Heroes to honor and celebrate our American heroes — our veterans — at the USNA McMullen Ice Arena, Friday, March 13 – Saturday, March 14. The opening ceremony is Friday, March 13 at 7:00 pm. Hockey for Heroes is a 24-hour, around-the-clock hockey tournament to raise […]

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