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Bad news; good news

Bad news; good news

| October 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

First the bad news. The Southern Maryland Blues Festival will not be happening in 2015. Unfortunately, the festival did not do as well as expected for the 2nd year in a row.  But the good news is that the Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival will be back for 2015!  The Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival last graced […]

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Tickets still available for Mermaid’s Kiss

Tickets still available for Mermaid’s Kiss

| September 30, 2014 | 2 Comments

More than 400 people are expected to attend the 2014 Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest at the National Aquarium in Baltimore on Thursday, October 2.  Ten area restaurants, including Spike Gjerde’s Woodberry Kitchen and Brian Voltaggio’s Volt, will serve signature dishes at the event.  The fresh seafood for these delicious tastings will be donated by Profish […]

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Homestead Gardens’ Fall Fest through October

Homestead Gardens’ Fall Fest through October

| September 30, 2014 | 2 Comments

I wanted to go pumpkin picking in a real live pumpkin picking patch. Thankfully, the solution is just up the road in Davidsonville. Homestead Gardens. On Sunday, we headed over to Homestead Gardens in Davidsonville to check out the Fall Festival. In a word–wow!  Each year they up the ante and add more and more […]

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Upcoming special events at Maryland Hall

Upcoming special events at Maryland Hall

| September 30, 2014 | 2 Comments

You are invited to a Wine Tasting and Gallery Viewing Party on Friday, October 3 from 7-9 pm.  Enjoy wine and heavy hors d’oeuvres while browsing the galleries and the brand new theater!  The Wine Tasting is sponsored by the Young Patrons Group at Maryland Hall; you must be 21 to attend.  Proceeds from the […]

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MD State Archives Family History Festival this weekend (FREE)

MD State Archives Family History Festival this weekend (FREE)

| September 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

October is American Archives Month, and the Maryland State Archives will be celebrating by hosting a free Family History Festival on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 10:00am to 4:00pm in Annapolis.  This open house-style event will feature: Expert lectures on genealogy, history, and archival research: Demonstrations on caring for your own family papers and photos; […]

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Street Art at Maryland Theatre for the Performing Arts

Street Art at Maryland Theatre for the Performing Arts

| September 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

Street Art is any visual art developed in Public Spaces. Found in streets all around the world, this art form is a direct communication between their creators and the public at large. Today, Street Art may be consider the most powerful, current, and valorized art movement in existence. The strength and beauty of Street Art […]

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Be The Band competition this weekend

Be The Band competition this weekend

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center, a non-profit, community art center, will host its first “Be the Band” competition on Saturday, October 4th in the Studio 194 Theatre located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21125. Doors open at 4:00pm, show will start at 4:30pm.Tickets are available by calling the Box Office at 410-636-6597 or online […]

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EYC Lights Parade scheduled for December 13th

EYC Lights Parade scheduled for December 13th

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade, one of Annapolis’ signature events for more than 30 years, is just around the corner! The parade bursts upon the Annapolis waterfront with up to 40 boats of all shapes and sizes, power and sail, brightly decorated with thousands of lights and crewed by jolly revelers. This festive maritime […]

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Police make arrest in 2013 Davidsonville murder

Police make arrest in 2013 Davidsonville murder

| September 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police have made an arrest in the murder of Nicole Burgess on March 22, 2013. Burgess was discovered alone in her home along with a deceased dog.  She suffered from multiple stab wounds to the upper body, but police released few details. The pit bull was also determined to have died from multiple […]

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2 shot in Annapolis’ Harbor House Apartments

2 shot in Annapolis’ Harbor House Apartments

| September 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

UPDATE (9:12am): The Annapolis Fire Department has released a little more information on the incident this morning.  At 07:41am on Monday September 29. 2104, Annapolis Fire Department units were dispatched for a reported “Gun Shot Wound” in the 1100 block of Madison Street, in Eastport. Upon arrival, firefighters and paramedics found two (2) patients suffering from […]

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Navy Vs Western Kentucky (Images)

Navy Vs Western Kentucky (Images)

| September 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Western Kentucky University soundly defeated Navy yesterday at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium by a score of 36-27.  Please can see our re-cap or review our live blog. All imaged © 2014 Kevin Carroll / A Digital Cure Photography for Eye On Annapolis

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Jalopyrama coming to Armory in October

Jalopyrama coming to Armory in October

| September 27, 2014 | 2 Comments

This year’s Jalopyrama will be held on Saturday October 25th at the Annapolis Maryland National Guard Armory.  The show will continue to be a benefit show for the Providence Center of Anne Arundel County, Maryland and a local chapter of the Knights of Columbus.   The show is open to all 1962 and earlier American made traditional hot rods, customs, […]

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Find it here in October

Find it here in October

| September 27, 2014 | 2 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 October 2014. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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2014 Military Bowl tickets on sale now

2014 Military Bowl tickets on sale now

| September 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

Tickets are now on sale for the 2014 Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Md. The game, featuring teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) and the American Athletic Conference, kicks off Saturday, Dec. 27 at 1 p.m. and will be televised nationally on ESPN. Tickets […]

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LIVE BLOG: Navy Vs Western Kentucky today at 3:30pm

LIVE BLOG: Navy Vs Western Kentucky today at 3:30pm

| September 27, 2014 | 3 Comments

Navy and Western Kentucky will meet for the fourth time on the gridiron and for the second consecutive year when the two squads square off on this afternoon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Kickoff is set for 3:30 pm. Navy leads the all-time series, 2-1, but lost last year in Bowling Green, 19-7, when the Hilltoppers knocked out Navy starting quarterback Keenan […]

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40-year old Annapolis man exposes himself to 12-year old girl

40-year old Annapolis man exposes himself to 12-year old girl

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

On September 25, 2014, at approximately 10:39 a.m., officers from the Eastern District responded to the area of Cananaro Court and Secretariat Drive in Annapolis for a report of an indecent exposure that had just occurred. Upon arrival, officers spoke with an adult witness who indicated that a 12-year-old female victim was upset and reported […]

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Cleo’s Fine Oils and Vinegars to host free heart screenings

Cleo’s Fine Oils and Vinegars to host free heart screenings

| September 26, 2014 | 2 Comments

Healthy hearts and heart-healthy diets are the focus of Cleo’s Fine Oils and Vinegars celebration of World Heart Day at the Annapolis Towne Centre. “Cardiovascular disease is the world’s number one killer,” said Dr. Linda Cameron, owner of Cleo’s Fine Oils and Vinegars. “Medical studies are showing that high quality olive oil and the Mediterranean […]

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Annapolis Maritime Antiques grand opening

Annapolis Maritime Antiques grand opening

| September 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Join Annapolis Maritime Antiques (2nd and Severn) for their Grand Opening Ceremony and Party on Friday September 26th from 3 PM to 6 PM. Beer, Wine, Hotdogs and Burgers… plus 10% off merchandise during the event! In the heart of Eastport! The daughter of R.B. Derickson will be presented with her father’s Naval Officer’s bicorn hat […]

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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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AnnapolisNOW app available; McNaboe named Chair of AAACCVB

AnnapolisNOW app available; McNaboe named Chair of AAACCVB

| September 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

There’s an App for that! During last night’s annual meeting, Chief Marketing Officer Frank DiVenti introduced the AAACCVB’s  AnnapolisNOW App (iOS  Android) and invited the 105 guests in attendance to download the app to their smartphones on the spot. The App is designed to help visitors make the most of their time in Annapolis and the […]

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How to legally handle your own Ray Rice situation

How to legally handle your own Ray Rice situation

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last year, there were 3,287 domestic violence incidents reported in Anne Arundel County. Recently, we all saw the horrific video of Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice allegedly assaulting his then fiancé and now wife in an elevator in Atlantic City, New Jersey. In Maryland this is classified as a domestic violence incident. According […]

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Arnett, Budge want City to buy Fawcetts for $4.5 million

Arnett, Budge want City to buy Fawcetts for $4.5 million

| September 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

In the ongoing saga of the Fawcett property, Aldermen Joe Budge and Ross Arnett want the City to purchase the property for $4.5 million; the property is assessed at $3.2 million. Budge and Arnett are introducing the legislation this evening and will be presenting a letter of intent from the sellers outlining the payments which […]

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