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Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Trust is currently seeking applications and nominations for its 2015 annual scholarship and awards program. Launched in 1998, the Trust’s Annual Awards Program honors students, teachers, individuals, communities and organizations for their work to promote education, improve local communities and help restore the Chesapeake Bay. Currently the Trust is soliciting applications and/or nominations […]

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Annapolis to host 1st Martin Luther King Parade

Annapolis to host 1st Martin Luther King Parade

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that the City of Annapolis and the Annapolis Drum and Bugle Corps will host the First Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade on Monday, January 19, 2015. The parade starts at Amos Garrett Boulevard at noon and travels down West Street to Church Circle, goes around the circle to […]

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Jack Andraka, North County STEM phenom, publishes book

Jack Andraka, North County STEM phenom, publishes book

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

17-year old Jack Andraka of Crownsville has published his memoirs. Few people publish memoirs, much less at 17; but Andraka has had a remarkable career so far with no signs of stopping anytime soon.  He is a North County (STEM) High School student, an American inventor, scientist and cancer researcher. He is known for his work […]

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Police investigating 3rd homicide in 10 days

Police investigating 3rd homicide in 10 days

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Millersville On Monday November 17th, 2014 at about 6:45 a.m., a citizen called 911 to report an injured subject inside of a vehicle on Williamstowne Drive near Old Mill Road in Millersville, Maryland. When police officers and EMS arrived on the scene, they found an adult male in the driver’s seat of the vehicle suffering […]

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Navy rolls past Georgia Southern, needs 1 win for a bowl

Navy rolls past Georgia Southern, needs 1 win for a bowl

| November 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The USNA Midshipmen rolled past the Georgia Southern Eagles  yesterday by a score of 52-19.  While Navy was the favorite, this win was critical in their quest for bowl eligibility for the season. With this win and two more games left in the season it is likely that Navy will be traveling to San Diego for […]

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Bonus First Sunday Arts Festival on December 7th

Bonus First Sunday Arts Festival on December 7th

| November 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

What do you get when you combine Annapolis’ favorite monthly art and crafts festival with the spirit and festivities of the December holidays?  If you said Inner West Street’s First Sunday Arts Festival Holiday Edition, you would be correct! Joining the many other events that characterize Annapolis during holiday time — including The Grand Illumination, […]

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20th Annual Lights on the Bay opens November 22nd

20th Annual Lights on the Bay opens November 22nd

| November 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Medical Center’s (AAMC)  20th annual holiday light show, Lights on the Bay, will open to the public on Saturday, Nov. 22 and run through Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015.  Taking place at Sandy Point State Park, the event features a two-mile scenic drive along the Chesapeake Bay with approximately 70 animated and stationary displays […]

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Cats debuts at Compass Rose Theatre this weekend

Cats debuts at Compass Rose Theatre this weekend

| November 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Compass Rose Theater is proud to announce its production of Cats the musical, opening November 14, 2014.  With a text by T.S. Eliot and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, this play is one of the iconic Broadway favorites, including the song “Memory” which became a popular hit after the show opened on Broadway in 1982.   […]

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Inaugural Annapolis Oyster Classic scheduled for November 22

Inaugural Annapolis Oyster Classic scheduled for November 22

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Introducing the Annapolis Oyster Classic! Under a heated big-top tent, mingle with friends old and new, listen to great music while enjoying fresh oysters and great libations. This fall festival is sure to become one of the best local events in Annapolis! Included in admission: Oysters on the Half Shell Grilled Oysters Paired Wines to […]

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Davis and Cox leave large shoes to fill in Anne Arundel

Davis and Cox leave large shoes to fill in Anne Arundel

| November 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Yesterday, Anne Arundel County Executive Elect Steve Schuh made two personnel moves and informed police chief Kevin Davis and fire chief Michael Cox that they would not be part of the new administration. Schuh’s spokesman said that they were “moving in a different direction” which is akin to “it’s not you, it’s me” in a […]

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Chief Kevin Davis stepping down December 1st

Chief Kevin Davis stepping down December 1st

| November 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis will resign effective December 1, 2014.  There has been speculation if the Chief would retain his position ever since Laura Neuman lost the primary for County Executive. County Executive Elect, Steve Schuh, did not commit one way or the other on retaining the chief or fire chief Michael […]

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Give 10 for lymphoma research at Navy Vs Georgia Southern game

Give 10 for lymphoma research at Navy Vs Georgia Southern game

| November 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, college football fans will be able to support lymphoma research and Houston Texan David Quessenberry’s fight against cancer during the Georgia Southern Vs. Navy game in Annapolis. Look for the “10 for $10″ campaign in the parking lot outside of Navy’s stadium, where people will be able to participate in a grassroots movement of […]

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Lights of Kindness to raise funds for local charities

Lights of Kindness to raise funds for local charities

| November 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County presents the “Lights of Kindness” , December 4 through 7th, 2014, in support of charities both locally and through the Rotary Foundation. The Rotary Foundation supports local programs such as the Bountiful Backpacks and the Dictionary Project, as well as international clean water initiatives, the Malawi Water Project, […]

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2 teens rob Girl Scouts of their cookies in Severn

2 teens rob Girl Scouts of their cookies in Severn

| November 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

On November 8, 2014, at approximately 1:20 p.m.., officers from the Western District responded to the 7900 Blk. Jason’s Landing Way Severn, MD 21144 for a report of theft that just occurred. Upon arrival officers learned that two girls, a 12 year-old and a 13-year-old, had a wagon full of Girl Scout Cookies selling them […]

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An Across the Bay 10K proposal

An Across the Bay 10K proposal

| November 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Many people were nervous about running in the Across the Bay 10K Race this morning. The uphill climb, the winds, the sheer length. One man had another worry….would she say yes?  Walter Zalis of Eldersburg, MD and Abby Clifton of Columbia, MD–CONGRATULATIONS!  Much happiness! She did! And thank you to the Chesapeake Bay Trust who […]

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The Zen House to celebrate grand opening on Tuesday

The Zen House to celebrate grand opening on Tuesday

| November 8, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Zen House Wellness Spa + Yoga Studio is excited to announce their Grand Opening on Tuesday, November 11th from 4 pm – 8 pm at their studio, 47 Spa Road | Annapolis, MD (across from the Westin Hotel). The Grand Opening Celebration will include a ribbon cutting ceremony at 4:30pm, meet and greet with […]

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Eastport kicks Annapolis’ butt in tug-of-war…again!

Eastport kicks Annapolis’ butt in tug-of-war…again!

| November 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Well, it looks like Eastport has regained the bragging rights for another year!  After 7 tugs, the Maritime Republic of Eastport ended up the victor 5-2.  The winning Annapolis teams were the USNA Midshipmem/Rugby Team with VICE ADMIRAL Carter, Superintendent of the Academy, and the Annapolis Police Department led by Chief Michael Pristoop. Mayor Pantelides […]

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ALS Artisan Boutique scheduled for December 7th

ALS Artisan Boutique scheduled for December 7th

| November 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Unlike some people, Nancy Wright received a quick diagnosis. Her symptoms began with a drop in her big toe, followed by stumbling and ultimately tumbling to the ground. The diagnosis was ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. Mrs. Wright weakened quickly and in a matter of months went from using a cane, to a […]

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Across the Bay 10K Race this Sunday

Across the Bay 10K Race this Sunday

| November 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Sunday morning, 20,000 people will take off from the Annapolis side of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and head over to Kent Island. On foot!  The Across the Bay 10K is an elite event brought to the area by the Dave McGillivray who manages and runs the famed Boston Marathon. The eastbound span of the Chesapeake […]

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Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival announces dates for 2015

Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival announces dates for 2015

| November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Bay Events is pleased to announce that the Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday May 16 and 17, 2015. The festival, held at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Maryland, is a two day event to raise money for 3 local charities. “We are excited to be back after […]

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Paddington Bear illustrator to visit Severn School

Paddington Bear illustrator to visit Severn School

| November 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

The illustrator of more than 100 children’s books, including the popular Paddington Bear books, Robert Alley, Severn class of 1974 and his wife are scheduled to pay a visit to both Severn campuses next month. Zoë B. Alley is a children’s book author. The Alleys will visit the Lower School on Monday, 11/10, to read aloud from their books, conduct […]

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Rachael Yamagata playing Rams Head next Monday

Rachael Yamagata playing Rams Head next Monday

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rachael Yamagata is playing Rams Head On Stage on Monday, November 10th. This tour includes career-spanning sets with the premiere of new songs from her forthcoming album due out in early 2015. There will also be a handful of special 10th anniversary shows to celebrate Rachael’s debut LP, Happenstance, in Chicago, Portland, Los Angeles, Alexandria, Philadelphia, and Brooklyn. Touted by NPR […]

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