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Arnett, Budge want City to buy Fawcetts for $4.5 million

Arnett, Budge want City to buy Fawcetts for $4.5 million

| September 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

In the ongoing saga of the Fawcett property, Aldermen Joe Budge and Ross Arnett want the City to purchase the property for $4.5 million; the property is assessed at $3.2 million. Budge and Arnett are introducing the legislation this evening and will be presenting a letter of intent from the sellers outlining the payments which […]

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Rutgers defeats Navy, 31-24

Rutgers defeats Navy, 31-24

| September 21, 2014 | 2 Comments

Editor’s N0te: Due to a family emergency, we were unable to bring you live coverage of the game on Saturday. As usual, Kevin Carroll was on the field for us capturing phenomenal photos.  For details on the game, please see Bill Wagner’s column in the Capital.  But be sure to tune in your mobile device or […]

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Blackwall Hitch announces October entertainment lineup

Blackwall Hitch announces October entertainment lineup

| September 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Blackwall Hitch, Annapolis’ newest restaurant in Eastport has announced the lineup for entertainment for the month of October. In addition to a hip rooftop dining experience and some great food, Blackwall Hitch brings out the entertainment in their bar every week. Wednesday October 1st  Van Meter @ 7:00pm                              Thursday October 2nd Sam Brewer […]

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Parole eliminated as site for new County Library

Parole eliminated as site for new County Library

| September 19, 2014 | 2 Comments

In recent talks regarding property on the corner of Somerville Road and Solomons Island Road (MD Route 2), the property owners notified Anne Arundel County Public Library that they are not interested in selling the land. The four-acre property, divided by the city-county line, currently houses a plumbing supplies store and a garden center. The […]

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Meet the Artist: Lexi Pline at Aloft BWI

Meet the Artist: Lexi Pline at Aloft BWI

| September 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Aloft BWI hotel and the Chesapeake Arts Center is holding a Free “Meet the Artist Reception” featuring photographer Lexi Pline on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 5:30-7:30pm at the Aloft BWI hotel located at 1741 West Nursery Road, Linthicum, Maryland 21090. Lexi Pline is a senior student at The Performing and Visual Arts Magnet […]

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Eastport Yacht Club 8th Annual Boat Show Bash

Eastport Yacht Club 8th Annual Boat Show Bash

| September 19, 2014 | 2 Comments

The 8th Annual Eastport Yacht Club Boat Show Bash is scheduled for Saturday, October 11, 6-11pm.  This Block Party is open to the public with live music, food and beverage. The raffle and silent auction proceeds will be shared between two 501(c)3 organizations, the Anne Arundel CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for kids) and the […]

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Pantelides nominates controversial City Manager

Pantelides nominates controversial City Manager

| September 18, 2014 | 9 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 | 1 Comment

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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