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USNA Commissioning Week: Blue Angels flight demonstration (Photos)

USNA Commissioning Week: Blue Angels flight demonstration (Photos)

| May 25, 2016 | 2 Comments

Today at 2pm, the Blue Angels took to the skies over the Severn River in Annapolis, Maryland as part of the Commissioning Week festivities at the United States Naval Academy. Michael Finn was on hand for Eye On Annapolis on the USNA grounds capturing these images! The Naval Academy Superintendent VADM Ted Carter flew in the lead […]

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31 AACPS students to be honored at “A Tribute to Women of Color”

31 AACPS students to be honored at “A Tribute to Women of Color”

| March 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Recognizing the focus and ambition it takes to be successful academic achievers and community contributors, the A Tribute to Women of Color (ATWOC) organization will honor the work of 31 young men and women from across the county at its 23rd annual awards luncheon on Saturday, March 5, 2016. More than 120 students applied for […]

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Inn at Horn Point wins TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Award

Inn at Horn Point wins TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Award

| June 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Inn at Horn Point, an Annapolis Bed & Delicious Breakfast, announced that it has been recognized as a Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame winner by TripAdvisor®. The Certificate of Excellence award celebrates an exceptional achievement in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently attract a significant level of online traveller reviews. […]

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Have library card, will travel; AACPL announces contest

Have library card, will travel; AACPL announces contest

| June 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

All adult Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) cardholders are invited participate in a special travel-themed photo contest, Have Library Card, Will Travel, from June 1 to August 15. The grand prize will be a Chesapeake Bay Watermark Cruise for two. The second place prize will be a $25 gift certificate to Homestead Gardens. Entrants […]

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Are you prepared for a hurricane?

Are you prepared for a hurricane?

| May 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maryland Hurricane Preparedness Week was last week, and the Anne Arundel County Office of Emergency Management teamed up with the Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) and the National Weather Service (NWS) to promote citizen awareness and preparedness. The Atlantic Hurricane season lasts from June to November. Most hurricane-like weather in Maryland is seen between mid-August […]

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3rd Military Bowl scheduled for December 28th in Annapolis

3rd Military Bowl scheduled for December 28th in Annapolis

| May 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, today announced that its 2015 game will kick off on Monday, Dec. 28 at 2:30 p.m. ET at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Md. It will be televised nationally on ESPN. The game once again will match a team from the Atlantic Coast Conference […]

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USNA Class of 2015 Graduation images (Part 2 of 2)

USNA Class of 2015 Graduation images (Part 2 of 2)

| May 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Friday morning, the United States Naval Academy graduated 1070 midshipmen under a refreshingly cool Friday to kick off the Memorial Day weekend. 790 were commissioned as Navy Ensigns and 264 as Marine Corps 2nd Lieutenants. There were 11 foreign national students graduating from Bangladesh, Jordan, Republic of Korea, Lebanon, Maldives,Mexico, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Tunisia . All images © […]

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USNA Class of 2015 Graduation images (Part 1 of 2)

USNA Class of 2015 Graduation images (Part 1 of 2)

| May 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Friday morning, the United States Naval Academy graduated 1070 midshipmen under a refreshingly cool Friday to kick off the Memorial Day weekend. 790 were commissioned as Navy Ensigns and 264 as Marine Corps 2nd Lieutenants. There were 11 foreign national students graduating from Bangladesh, Jordan, Republic of Korea, Lebanon, Maldives,Mexico, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Tunisia . All images © […]

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VP Biden addresses USNA Class of 2015

VP Biden addresses USNA Class of 2015

| May 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Friday morning, the United States Naval Academy graduated 1070 midshipmen under a refreshingly cool Friday to kick off the Memorial Day weekend. 790 were commissioned as Navy Ensigns and 264 as Marine Corps 2nd Lieutenants. There were 11 foreign national students graduating from Bangladesh, Jordan, Republic of Korea, Lebanon, Maldives,Mexico, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Tunisia . Vice President […]

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Blue Angels from the water (PHOTOS)

Blue Angels from the water (PHOTOS)

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Yesterday, Eye On Annapolis was stationed to capture the Blue Angels from every vantage point. Michael Finn was on the United States Naval Academy yard, Glenn Miller was across the river at a private residence and Mark Dignen was aboard Watermark Cruises’ Harbor Queen in the Annapolis harbor. The Blue Angels dedicated today’s performance to U.S. Naval […]

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Blue Angels 2015 from the USNA

Blue Angels 2015 from the USNA

| May 20, 2015 | 3 Comments

Today at 2pm, the Blue Angels took to the skies over the Severn River in Annapolis, Maryland as part of the Commissioning Week festivities at the United States Naval Academy. Michael Finn was on hand for Eye On Annapolis on the USNA grounds capturing these images! The Blue Angels dedicated today’s performance to U.S. Naval Academy […]

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USNA announces color company, parade on Thursday

USNA announces color company, parade on Thursday

| May 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

The academy’s annual Color Parade, honoring the fall and spring color companies will be held on Worden Field, Thursday, May 21, at 11 a.m.  The parade is free and open to the public, however seating is limited to the families of the Class of 2015. Naval Academy Superintendent Vice Adm. Walter E. “Ted” Carter, Jr., U.S. […]

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Herndon conquered by Javarri Beachum in 1:38.36 (PHOTOS – VIDEO)

Herndon conquered by Javarri Beachum in 1:38.36 (PHOTOS – VIDEO)

| May 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Near ninety degree temperatures, a brief storm, fifty pounds of lard, and a 20 foot tall obelisk were no match for the United States Naval Academy class of 2018.  Plebe Javarri Beachum from Port St. Joe, Florida was the one to place a midshipman’s cover atop the monument this afternoon. The victory was sealed with a […]

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3rd Class Midshipman from USNA reportedly died in Amtrak 188 crash

3rd Class Midshipman from USNA reportedly died in Amtrak 188 crash

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: The USNA has issued a statement: The Naval Academy is deeply saddened to report that a midshipman was named as one of the passengers who lost their life in the AMTRAK train which crashed in north Philadelphia at approximately 9:30 p.m. last night.  The midshipman was on leave and enroute to their home of […]

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