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Providence Center fall gala scheduled for October

Providence Center fall gala scheduled for October

| September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Providence Center will honor “The Inspiration in All of Us” at its annual fall gala on Thursday, October 16, 2014, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel.  The event raises funds to support the programs and services Providence Center provides for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County. “The Inspiration in All of Us” […]

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Fringe Fest returns to Annapolis in October

Fringe Fest returns to Annapolis in October

| September 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

After a landmark year in 2013, the Fringe Festival is returning to Annapolis for the 4th year on October 4, 2014. Inspired by the famous Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the Annapolis Fringe Festival is a low-cost, wildly fun one-day event of uncensored live performances by artists who push the boundaries, in some of the hottest venues in […]

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Carol and David Stern to chair Annapolis Opera’s Singable Feast

Carol and David Stern to chair Annapolis Opera’s Singable Feast

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Opera is pleased to announce that passionate opera fans Carol and David Stern will serve as the honorary chairs of its Fourth Annual Singable Feast, the Opera’s principal fundraising event that will usher in its 42nd season. Carol and David Stern are honored to be named the chairs of this year’s Singable Feast. The […]

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The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club hosts welcome coffee

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club hosts welcome coffee

| August 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club (formerly The Naval Academy Women’s Club) will host their annual Welcome Coffee for current and prospective members on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to noon, at Eastport Yacht Club, 317 First Street, in Annapolis.  Admission is $12 and rsvp’s are requested by August 25, 2014.  Payment can […]

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Boat shows prepare for October crowds

Boat shows prepare for October crowds

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every October sailors from around the globe gather on miles of docks in the historic seaport of Annapolis, Maryland for the United States Sailboat Show. The upcoming 45th internationally acclaimed sailboat show will open October 9th and run through October 13th and is the largest and oldest in-water sailboat show. Premiering Boats - The most exciting new sailboats from major manufacturers […]

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Local teens selected for Brighton Beach Memoirs in Bowie

Local teens selected for Brighton Beach Memoirs in Bowie

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two Annapolis teens, Casey Baum 14 and Sophia Speciale 15, are starring in a new production of Neil Simon’s Brighton Beach Memoirs at the Bowie Playhouse, August 29 to September 13. Casey is the son of Susan and Dan Baum and is a resident of Arnold. Sophie is the daughter of Margo and Alessandro Speciale, MD.  She […]

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Watermark works with local historians to update tours

Watermark works with local historians to update tours

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark®’s narrated Spa Creek Tour has been cruising the waters of Spa Creek in Annapolis for 30 years and is a favorite cruise for visitors and locals. Watermark is proud to announce the tour has undergone a makeover for historical accuracy and a better customer experience. It should come as […]

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Green Party takes issue with Crystal Springs commentary

Green Party takes issue with Crystal Springs commentary

| August 25, 2014 | 3 Comments

Last week, the Anne Arundel Green Party delivered letters to the office of Mayor Pantelides and to each of the City Council members in regards to a false allegation made by the developers of the Crystal Springs project in an August 5th, 2014 blog posting.  In the statement published by Crystal Springs, the Green Party was […]

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Blackwall Hitch hits its stride

Blackwall Hitch hits its stride

| August 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

The newest restaurant in Eastport, Blackwall Hitch, has been open for about 3 months and has really hit its stride. I was invited to a soft opening and thought the food was great and the service was top notch–of course, to a degree you expect that when the owners are hovering around and they are out […]

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Dawson’s Liquors and Adams Ribs helping out with CANnapolis

Dawson’s Liquors and Adams Ribs helping out with CANnapolis

| August 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

CANnapolis (“Because we CAN make a difference!”) is a summer-long canned food drive, providing area restaurants and liquor stores an opportunity to support the Maryland Food Bank in the fight against hunger. Katcef Brothers and radio partner, WRNR Radio will be promoting nine CANnapolis events throughout the Annapolis, Severna Park and Pasadena areas, May 31 through […]

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Oh My Darling opens on Maryland Avenue

Oh My Darling opens on Maryland Avenue

| August 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides is pleased to welcome Oh My Darling Consignment Boutique to Annapolis. Oh My Darling, located at 47 Maryland Avenue, is a high-end consignment boutique offering women’s designer clothing for cost-conscious shoppers in Annapolis. “This unique type of shop caters to the unique needs of our population,” said Mayor Pantelides. “Maryland Avenue […]

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AAACCVB details upcoming area events

AAACCVB details upcoming area events

| August 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

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

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Cha Cha Chicken opens on Forest Drive in Annapolis

Cha Cha Chicken opens on Forest Drive in Annapolis

| August 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides is pleased to welcome Cha Cha Chicken to Annapolis. Cha Cha Chicken, home of authentic Peruvian charcoal broiled rotisserie chicken, features all natural chicken that is marinated and charcoal broiled every 45 minutes. “The atmosphere is festive and offers an opportunity to feel like you are in Peru without having to leave the […]

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Library to hold public sessions on Annapolis library relocation

Library to hold public sessions on Annapolis library relocation

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

In order to educate county residents about the upcoming Annapolis Regional Library, Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) welcomes all to attend Community Information Sessions on September 4, 9 and 15 at 7 PM in the auditoriums of local high schools. Architects Ed Masek and Jeremy Kline of the firm Wheeler Goodman Masek (WGM) will […]

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O’Briens introduces most difficult to spell game on Sunday nights

O’Briens introduces most difficult to spell game on Sunday nights

| August 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

O’Brien’s Steak House on Main Street has introduced a different take on trivia. Questionnairey (see what I mean about spelling?). While every venue has a trivia game it seems, they all run into the same problem–the questions invariably end up not working out too well for one team or the other. Problem solved! There are […]

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Union Jack’s launches Annapolis’ only country and western night

Union Jack’s launches Annapolis’ only country and western night

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

No need to head out west to get your fix of country and western.  Union Jack’s will be launching their new weekly Country & Western Night this coming Thursday! Join Union Jack’s Annapolis every Thursday for a night full of yeehaaa country with  $2 Miller & Bud Light Bottles and a $2 power hour (all drinks just […]

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Fire severely damages Edgewater home

Fire severely damages Edgewater home

| August 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

An early afternoon fire caused extensive damage to a home in Edgewater. Just after 1:30, Anne Arundel and Annapolis City firefighters were alerted to a dwelling fire in the 600 block of Hillmeade Road. The initial 911 caller advised that the dwelling was already 50% involved. Based on the report, Fire Alarm upgraded the call […]

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Naptown Pint to hold beer summit at Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival

Naptown Pint to hold beer summit at Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival announces its update of craft breweries, music, arts and crafts exhibitors, and seminar guests.  The festival, in its third year, takes place on Saturday, September 13, 2014,  at The Navy-Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland.  The festival hours are Saturday, 12:00 noon to 6:00 pm. The Annapolis Craft Beer […]

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St. John’s College welcomes new freshmen

St. John’s College welcomes new freshmen

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 2014-15 academic year at St. John’s College opens on Wednesday, August 20, at 4:15 p.m. Convocation, the annual ceremony that brings together the St. John’s community for a new year, is rich with traditions that symbolize what it means to be part of this community of learners—a community where all students read the same […]

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Maryland Avenue and State Circle Fall Festival

Maryland Avenue and State Circle Fall Festival

| August 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Sunday, September 21, 2014, 10AM-5PM. Fall is in the air! Come celebrate  the beginning of autumn at the Annual Fall Festival along Maryland Avenue and State Circle in the heart of Historic Annapolis. An old-fashioned street festival with local merchants and vendors offering art, antiques, fashion, home interior, jewelry, crafts, food and children’s activities.  Bistro […]

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Free concert Annapolis Symphony: Pops in the Park

Free concert Annapolis Symphony: Pops in the Park

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) will celebrate the 200th Anniversary of The Star-Spangled Banner, at its free Labor Day Weekend concert at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis.  The annual Lexus Pops in the Park concert presented by PNC will take place at 5:30 PM on Sunday, August 31, with a rain date on September 1, […]

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Editorial: Mayor Pantelides’ 8-month slide

Editorial: Mayor Pantelides’ 8-month slide

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

November 2013 was likely a fluke.  While it can be argued that Annapolis is a firmly Democrat leaning town and former Mayor Cohen simply ran a poor campaign, one cannot overlook what has transpired, or not transpired, since Mayor Michael Pantelides took the reins of the City of Annapolis in December. In the purest terms, Pantelides […]

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