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Free music on Thursdays in Annapolis

Free music on Thursdays in Annapolis

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

St. Anne’s Church in Annapolis is the musical place to be on Thursdays in October and November.  The fall St. Anne’s Concert Series kicked off on Oct. 16th with the first free concert in the church featuring the Russian vocal quartet, Lyra. These one-hour concerts are the perfect way to ease into a night on […]

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Slippery, slimey, yuckky educational programs at Annapolis Maritime Museum

Slippery, slimey, yuckky educational programs at Annapolis Maritime Museum

| October 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Slippery, slimy, and scale-less, American eels are amazing animals. The Annapolis Maritime Museum announces a new educational program for families: Amazing American eels, who are native to the Chesapeake Bay, scheduled from 10:00-11:00am on Saturday October 25th.  Come to our Back Creek location for a hands-on exploration of eel habitats and even meet live eels! […]

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3 rescued from Harbor House apartment fire in Annapolis

3 rescued from Harbor House apartment fire in Annapolis

| October 18, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Saturday, October 18, 2014, at 0248 am, Annapolis Fire Department units were dispatched for a reported “Apartment Fire”, in the 1200 block of Madison Street in Eastport. Fire crews arrived in approximately three (3) minutes, and found smoke coming from the 3rd floor of a middle of the group, garden style apartment. Bystanders reported […]

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Junior League scheduled workshop

Junior League scheduled workshop

| October 16, 2014 | 2 Comments

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. (JLA) invites local Anne Arundel County organizations and governmental agencies, interested in applying to partner with JLA, to attend its three-hour workshop on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 9 A.M. in the Community Room located at 130 Lubrano Drive, Lower Level, Annapolis, Maryland. JLA currently focuses on the issue areas […]

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Google names Annapolis as Maryland’s 2014 eCity

Google names Annapolis as Maryland’s 2014 eCity

| October 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Google has named Annapolis as the 2014 eCity for the State of Maryland. The eCity Awards recognize the strongest online business communities in all fifty states. The businesses in these communities are embracing the web to find new customers, connect with existing clients and fuel their local economies. Annapolis joins the ranks of America’s leading cities in the […]

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Children’s Theatre of Annapolis names new director

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis names new director

| October 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis (CTA) is proud to welcome its new executive director, Susan Baum, who joined the team in August and has since been hard at work using her skills and talents to serve the young people in the performing arts community of the greater Annapolis area. “I love theater and I love working […]

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Applications for 2015-16 Opera season available

Applications for 2015-16 Opera season available

| October 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Auditions for the Annapolis Opera Company’s 2015-16 Season will be held on Friday and Saturday, January 9 & 10, 2015, at the Academy of Vocal Arts (AVA) in Philadelphia, PA, and on Thursday and Friday, January 15 & 16, 2015, at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts (MHCA) in Annapolis, MD. For the 2015-16 season […]

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Chamber announces Business Hall of Fame inductees

Chamber announces Business Hall of Fame inductees

| October 14, 2014 | 5 Comments

The Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce has announced the 2014 Anne Arundel County Business Hall of Fame Inductees. They will be recognized and inducted at the Comcast Business Class Hall of Fame and Awards Banquet on Wednesday, October 22nd at the Loews Annapolis Hotel, from 6:00 – 9:00 PM. This year’s Hall of […]

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Budweiser Clydesdales returning for Military Bowl 2014

Budweiser Clydesdales returning for Military Bowl 2014

| October 14, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Military Bowl® presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, announced today that the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales will once again headline the Military Bowl Parade. The parade will take place on the morning of this year’s Military Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 27. This year’s Military Bowl gameday activities kick off at 8:15 a.m. with the first-ever Military Bowl 5K. […]

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AAMC opens mental health clinic

AAMC opens mental health clinic

| October 12, 2014 | 2 Comments

According to the most recent community health needs assessment conducted by the Healthy Anne Arundel Coalition, more than half of the respondents cited mental health among the most concerning health issue facing the county.  In response, Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) has opened an outpatient mental health clinic in Annapolis. The new practice, Anne Arundel […]

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5 new businesses at Annapolis Towne Centre

5 new businesses at Annapolis Towne Centre

| October 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that five new retailers and restaurants will be celebrating openings through December in Annapolis Towne Centre’s brand new, 23,190 square-foot building located on West Street adjacent from the existing Whole Foods.. The new tenants include: Pier One, which moved from its previous location on Riva Road into an expanded, 12,019-square-foot store […]

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Annapolis Police investigating Robinwood shooting

Annapolis Police investigating Robinwood shooting

| October 11, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Friday, October 10th at 11:48 p.m. the Annapolis Police Department received several calls reporting shots heard in the 1400 block of Tyler Avenue.  Officers responded to the area and, despite checking the area on foot, did not locate a victim, crime scene, or witnesses. On Saturday, October 11th at 12:45 a.m. Anne Arundel Medical […]

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Community Foundation announces philanthropic awardees

Community Foundation announces philanthropic awardees

| October 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County is pleased to announce the names of the recipients of its Celebration of Philanthropy Awards for 2014. This year’s awardees are: Philanthropists of the Year, John and Terri Hussman; Corporate Philanthropist, The Bank of Glen Burnie; Volunteer of the Year, Betty Mack; and Foundation of the Year, South […]

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Key School to host free sports clinics

Key School to host free sports clinics

| October 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Key School Athletic Department is pleased to announce a series of free instructional clinics for student-athletes of all ages to take place over the course of the 2014-2015 school year. The fall clinics will include baseball, field hockey and boys’ and girls’ soccer; winter and spring clinics will include basketball, baseball and lacrosse. All […]

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Hillsmere Family Fun Fair, November 8th

Hillsmere Family Fun Fair, November 8th

| October 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The annual Family Fun Fair & Silent Auction is a favorite annual event featuring food, games, health & wellness demonstrations, DJ, moon bounce, photo booth, balloon creations and a silent auction/raffle. Parents and children will have the opportunity to try their luck at the cakewalk, carnival games and a premium grand prize raffle. A silent […]

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24th Annual Bountiful Harvest, November 7th

24th Annual Bountiful Harvest, November 7th

| October 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, November 7th, 2014, the Friends of The Light House will host the 24th Annual Bountiful Harvest, A Blue Tie Event.   This annual event benefits The Light House, a homeless prevention support center in Annapolis, Maryland and will take place from 7-10 PM at the Loews Annapolis Hotel. Highlighting this year’s long-standing traditional event […]

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2-Alarm fire destroys  Annapolis waterfront home, $1.5M in damage

2-Alarm fire destroys Annapolis waterfront home, $1.5M in damage

| October 8, 2014 | 3 Comments

UPDATE 6:00am 10/8/2014:  We just heard from Lt. Russ Davies, spokesman for the Anne Arundel County Fire Department, that while the cause of the fire is still under investigation; they feel it was most likely due to a lightning strike from the storms that came through the area last night. The loss is estimated at […]

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Hospice celebrates 35 years, groundbreaks for new facility

Hospice celebrates 35 years, groundbreaks for new facility

| October 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

Members of the community and elected officials joined Hospice of the Chesapeake team for a 35th Anniversary celebration on Sept. 19 at the nonprofit’s headquarters in Pasadena, MD. A new clock tower sign was installed by Gable Signs at the campus entrance to reflect the renaming of the 90 Ritchie Highway location to the John […]

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Trumbauer: Keep library on West Street

Trumbauer: Keep library on West Street

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Citing an over-budget proposed cost and a the applicability of the current site, District 6 County Councilman Chris Trumbauer has sent a letter to the Board of Trustees for the library urging the Board to re-develop the existing site on West Street. All of this information has led me to conclude that the existing West […]

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Mayor Pantelides has a gunfire problem on his hands

Mayor Pantelides has a gunfire problem on his hands

| October 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  The criticism about a lack of response and deletion of comments may be because some of the comments were left on the Mayor’s page for his campaign and not the page established by the Mayor for the City.  The residents of Eastport are fired up about the increase in gunfire in their neighborhoods. Citing […]

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Opera with a twist kicks off season

Opera with a twist kicks off season

| October 6, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Annapolis Opera is kicking off its 42nd anniversary subscription season with “Opera with a Twist,” a concert that will celebrate the complexities and disguises so often found in opera with a rich and diverse range of operatic styles. Whether it be the twist of a disguising mustache or a plot twist involving hidden love or […]

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Free concert: Classical Indian music by World Artists Experiences

Free concert: Classical Indian music by World Artists Experiences

| October 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

A free concert of Indian classical music featuring four renowned musicians of the sitar, violin and percussion will be presented at 7 p.m. Oct. 14 in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium at St. John’s College in Annapolis. They are sitarist Alif Laiia and violinist HN Bhaskar, who will combine traditional music from North and South […]

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