Tag: Activism

YWCA seeking nominees for TWIN Awards

YWCA seeking nominees for TWIN Awards

| March 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

For over 30 years, the YWCA has been honoring women who have made significant contributions to both their corporations and the community. The awards ceremony also recognizes corporations whose policies and practices encourage the professional advancement of women. A TWIN Honoree exemplifies the following: Ten or more years in a professional capacity and/or area of […]

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This weekend: City sponsors free lecture on impending sea level rise

This weekend: City sponsors free lecture on impending sea level rise

| January 27, 2016 | 3 Comments

Mayor Michael Pantelides invites all residents to a free public lecture, addressing sea level rise and its impact on Annapolis and the Greater Chesapeake Region. John Englander, noted oceanographer, author, and President of the International Sea Level Institute, will discuss how Annapolis is leading the way in planning for the protection of cultural assets and […]

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Rams Head bringing back Indigo Girls for November concert at Maryland Hall

Rams Head bringing back Indigo Girls for November concert at Maryland Hall

| August 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Rams Head Promotions announces Indigo Girls at The Maryland Hall for Creative Arts in Annapolis, Maryland on Sunday, November 1st.  Tickets will go on sale Friday, August 7th at 12 p.m. The Indigo Girls (Emily Saliers and Amy Ray) have spent thirty-five years performing together, produced fifteen albums (seven gold, four platinum, and one double […]

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Washington & Lee Singers to perform at Heritage Baptist

Washington & Lee Singers to perform at Heritage Baptist

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Heritage Baptist Church invites you to join the award-winning Washington and Lee University Singers under the direction of Shane M. Lynch as they perform in the church sanctuary (1740 Forest Drive, Annapolis) on Saturday, February 21 at 7:30 pm. Admission is free. The W&L University Singers, recognized as one of the finest collegiate a cappella choirs […]

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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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Conn Files Defamation Suit Against Alderman Kirby, Campaign, And Activist

Conn Files Defamation Suit Against Alderman Kirby, Campaign, And Activist

| October 31, 2013 | 2 Comments

Independent candidate for Ward 6, Steven Conn, has filed a defamation lawsuit against sitting Alderman Kenny Kirby and his campaign.  He is specifically alleging defamation of character, invasion of privacy and is seeking an immediate injunction. The lawsuit stems from fliers which were mailed to the residents of Ward 6 alleging that Conn had several […]

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More Woes For Kirby’s Candidacy

More Woes For Kirby’s Candidacy

| August 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Not only is a group of 22 citizens challenging the legality of Annapolis Alderman Kenny Kirby’s residence. We have learned that another grievance was  delivered to the Board of Elections this evening outlining several other reasons why Kenny Kirby’s candidacy should not be certified and the Alderman should be removed from the City’s upcoming elections. […]

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Walk For Trayvon Planned In Annapolis Tonight

Walk For Trayvon Planned In Annapolis Tonight

| July 16, 2013 | 5 Comments

The Annapolis Democratic Action Committee and a group named Concerned Citizens of Annapolis are organizing a rally/march to protest the Tayvon Martin – George Zimmerman verdict. The planned march kicks off at 6:00pm at the Alex Haley Memorial  at City Dock and will proceed up to the Thurgood Marshall Memorial in Lawyers Mall in the […]

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