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Pantelides nominates controversial City Manager

Pantelides nominates controversial City Manager

| September 18, 2014 | 6 Comments

UPDATE: Eye On Annapolis spoke to Tom Andrews this evening and he offered his explanation of the circumstances surrounding the lawsuit in Georgia. You can read that information here.  NOTE:  Some of the dates in the original article were inaccurate and some areas needed clarification.  To make it clear, we will be striking out incorrect info […]

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Samaritan House focuses on increased opportunities

Samaritan House focuses on increased opportunities

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Substance abuse affects all communities nationwide. This month the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is recognizing National Recovery Month to help spread the message that treatment is effective and people can recover. According to the 2012 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, only 10.8 percent of those identified as needing drug […]

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Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Rec Center

Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Rec Center

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Recreation and Parks Department (ARPD) invites the community to shop its fall rummage sale on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 8 a.m. to noon. The rummage sale will be held in the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center parking lot at 273 Hilltop Lane in Annapolis. In the event of inclement weather, the rummage sale […]

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Annapolis police make arrest in rec center shooting

Annapolis police make arrest in rec center shooting

| September 16, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Tuesday, September 16th Detectives from the Annapolis Police Department arrested Vernell Williams, 23, of Annapolis for the shooting that occurred on Monday, September 15th outside the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center (PMRC). On Monday, September 15th at 5:35 p.m. officers responded to the outdoor basketball courts near PMRC for reports of shots fired.  Upon arrival […]

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Goshen Farm wine tasting

Goshen Farm wine tasting

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you like good wine and fine food, you’ll want to take part in the Goshen Farm Wine Tasting! The event will be held on Saturday, October 11, from 4 to 7 PM at 1504 Stacey Lane, Annapolis, MD 21409. Goshen Farm is located in the Broadneck area of Annapolis, just off of Cape St. […]

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UPDATE: Shooting at Annapolis rec center

UPDATE: Shooting at Annapolis rec center

| September 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

From the Annapolis Police Department: The victim, a 25 year old man from Annapolis, was at the outdoor basketball courts near the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center when he became involved in an argument with a male subject known to him.  The suspect left the area and returned with a gun.  The suspect fired several times, […]

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Celebrate philanthropy in November

Celebrate philanthropy in November

| September 15, 2014 | 2 Comments

The 14th Celebrate Philanthropy! Awards Luncheon will be on Friday, November 21st , 2014, 11.30 am to 2.00 pm, at the Doubletree Hotel in Annapolis.  The event is sponsored by the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County and co-presented by Chaney Enterprises and  Connelly & Associates LLC. The emcee is Carroll Hynson. Awards will be […]

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Key School announces Inaugural Seminar Series for adults

Key School announces Inaugural Seminar Series for adults

| September 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

In the summer of 2014, Key School announced a year-long series of evening seminar discussions for adults. Modeled after seminar classes taught at Key, the Seminar Series for Adults will seek to engage adults from the surrounding community in spirited intellectual conversations about great novels, poems, films, and more. Bob McCarthy and Brian Boyd, both […]

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Annapolis Police Department hosts 1 mile challenge for Special Olympics

Annapolis Police Department hosts 1 mile challenge for Special Olympics

| September 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Annapolis City Police Department will host the 5th annual One Mile Challenge on Saturday, October 4, 2014 through the Annapolis Historic District. The One Mile Challenge will benefit Special Olympics Maryland (SOMD), which provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports events for Maryland’s children and adults with intellectual […]

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McBride Gallery announces fall shows

McBride Gallery announces fall shows

| September 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

The McBride Gallery on Main Street in Annapolis has announced several shows and exhibits that will be featured at the gallery this fall. “The Best of the Chesapeake” Seventh Annual Exhibition, an Invitational group show, with Juried Awards Show Opening /Meet the Artists: Sunday, September 14, 1 – 4pm Awards announced and presented: September 14, […]

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Alex Cortright: Thank you

Alex Cortright: Thank you

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday,  the morning commute for many was a little off. Alex Cortright, the morning jock for WRNR 103.1 had broadcast his final show for the station on Monday. As many listeners know, Eye On Annapolis has worked with Alex on Friday mornings for several years highlighting the weekend happenings in and around town–despite only […]

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Nominations sought for 2014 Volunteer Hall of Fame

Nominations sought for 2014 Volunteer Hall of Fame

| September 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Each year hundreds of volunteers participate in projects/programs that help our community. Many awards are given to recognize groups and individuals for their hard work.  However many of us are unfamiliar with the background, collaboration and impact of the projects themselves. These Awards, sponsored by the Volunteer Center For Anne Arundel County and the Coordinators […]

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Caregiver workshops scheduled

Caregiver workshops scheduled

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities is pleased to announce the 2014-2015 Caregiver Workshops: Oh, the Places You’ll Go! The workshops will be held at the Arnold Senior Activity Center and the Pascal Senior Activity Center beginning September 18, 2014 and continuing through June 18, 2015, 6:30-8:30 p.m. They are presented free […]

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Annapolis man arrested in armed home invasion

Annapolis man arrested in armed home invasion

| September 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

On September 6, 2014 at 7:10 p.m. officers were dispatched to the 1900 block of Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard in Annapolis for the report of an armed home invasion that just occurred. The male victim, who was home with his wife, both 77-years-old, advised that he was sitting on his couch when a male suspect entered […]

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Goshen Farm Halloween Fall Ball

Goshen Farm Halloween Fall Ball

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Come celebrate fall and Halloween at the Goshen Farm Preservation Society’s annual Halloween Fall Fundraiser! The 6th annual event has become a local tradition and will be held on Saturday, October 25, from 7 to 11 PM at the Cape St. Claire Clubhouse, 1223 River Bay Road, Annapolis, MD 21409 (near the waterfront in the […]

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Run for the Light House 1/2 Marathon

Run for the Light House 1/2 Marathon

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Sunday, September 28, 2014, The Friends of The Light House will host the Annapolis Run for The Light House Half Marathon and Joggin’ Joe Shafran Memorial 5K Run.  The half marathon and 5K routes will follow the scenic trails of Quiet Waters Park and through the beautiful Chesapeake Bay-front community of Hillsmere Shores. 2014 […]

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Silhouette artist coming to Wheat on Main Street

Silhouette artist coming to Wheat on Main Street

| September 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Looking for something unique to do with the kids? Parents and children of all ages will have the opportunity to purchase a heirloom original keepsake in Annapolis, MD on September 11th. Third generation silhouette artist, Erik Johnson will be appearing at Wheat, 201 Main St., Annapolis, MD from 2 to 6 pm to create this unique and rare […]

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Feed Annapolis run this weekend

Feed Annapolis run this weekend

| September 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Feed Annapolis 5-Miler and 2-Mile Fun Run/Walk is a volunteer driven race where participants walk, run, and most importantly, pack meals to help families in Annapolis. The Feed Annapolis race has tripled in size from 2012 to 2013 and there are high hopes for the 2014 race. The goal is to have over 1000 people […]

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Concussion workshops scheduled

Concussion workshops scheduled

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Concussions make the news headlines every day but do you really know everything you need to know? Attend one of HeadFirst’s FREE concussion information workshops for your chance to listen, learn and contribute. Wednesday, September 10, 7-8pm at Severna Park Community Center in Severna Park (623 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd) Wednesday, September 24, 7-8pm at Righttime […]

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30th Annual Homestead Gardens Fall Festival opens September 28

30th Annual Homestead Gardens Fall Festival opens September 28

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2014 Annual Homestead Gardens Fall Festival opens Saturday, September 27 & Sunday, September 28, and continues every weekend, 11am-4pm, through and including Sunday, October 26.  The festival is a family oriented event that takes place on the courtyard, barnyard and fields surrounding the store in Davidsonville, MD.  It’s a wonderful outing for the entire […]

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Kunta Kinte children’s festival

Kunta Kinte children’s festival

| September 7, 2014 | 2 Comments

Travel in your imagination to the childhood home of Kunta Kinte to celebrate the rich cultural heritage of west Africa. The Chesapeake Children’s Museum will host a festival just for children – and their accompanying grown-ups – to mark the anniversary of Kunta Kinte’s arrival in the year 1767 in Annapolis. Special guest Kwame Ansah-Brew will highlight […]

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CANnapolis to celebrate at Union Jacks

CANnapolis to celebrate at Union Jacks

| September 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

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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