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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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Live Arts Maryland opens with Carmina Burana in renovated Maryland Hall

Live Arts Maryland opens with Carmina Burana in renovated Maryland Hall

| October 5, 2014 | 2 Comments

The 2014-2015 season is a very special one for Live Arts Maryland. Music Director J. Ernest Green celebrates his 30th anniversary at the podium. To open this special season, Mr. Green, the Annapolis Chorale and the Annapolis Chamber Orchestra perform Carl Orff’s hugely popular “Carmina Burana” on Saturday, October 11, at 8 p.m.   “Carmina Burana” […]

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Boat shows launch new website

Boat shows launch new website

| October 4, 2014 | 3 Comments

The Annapolis Boat Shows is excited to announce the launch of its newly designed easy-to-navigate website, www.AnnapolisBoatShows.com, in preparation for its October boat shows. The new streamlined website allows users to explore everything the boat shows offer and includes a variety of tools like site maps, exhibitor lists, premiering boats, show guides, directions, and an inventory of special events. It is […]

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Take your best shot at AMM

Take your best shot at AMM

| October 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Digital Photography Club of Annapolis will presenting an Art Show titled “Take Your Best Shot,”  at the Annapolis Maritime Museum, starting with a free reception open to the public on Sunday October 5, at 1:30 p.m. Photographers, who will feature their best work will be present and refreshments will be served. The show officially […]

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Jo Dee Messina in town on Sunday

Jo Dee Messina in town on Sunday

| October 3, 2014 | 2 Comments

Multi-Platinum selling country star Jo Dee Messina, known for her electrifying live performances and powerhouse vocals, will be coming to Annapolis, MD to perform two shows at the Rams Head On Stage on Sunday, October 5th. The 4pm show is an all ages show, and the 7pm show is 21 and older! Messina is currently touring in […]

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Annapolis Opera names new General Manager

Annapolis Opera names new General Manager

| October 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Board of Trustees of the Annapolis Opera Company, now entering its 42nd season bringing live opera to our community, is pleased to announce that Kathy Swekel has been named General Manager of the Company effective September 15, 2014. Ms. Swekel will provide professional leadership to take the organization into the future and match the artistic […]

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Annapolis, Odenton men arrested for attempting to solicit sex from minor

Annapolis, Odenton men arrested for attempting to solicit sex from minor

| October 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

During the week of September 29th, 2014, investigators with the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child Abuse Unit began communicating online with individuals who were soliciting young females on the internet for sex. The investigators posed online as a 13-year-old girl. During these communications the suspects solicited the investigators and suggested they meet for a […]

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Historic hauntings continue with Watermark

Historic hauntings continue with Watermark

| October 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

As the weather chills, summer dies off and decomposing leaves begin crunching under your feet, it’s time to experience a ghostly tour with Annapolis Tours℠ by Watermark® and Historic Annapolis. During the month of October, Watermark’s Historic Ghost Walk expands to Special Historic Hauntings to include an exclusive – and rarely offered – trip inside […]

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Magnet program seeking intern opportunities

Magnet program seeking intern opportunities

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Are you a local business which utilizes any type of art?  The Performing and Visual Arts (PVA) High School Magnet program may be a perfect solution to bolster your workforce with an intern. The Performing and Visual Arts (PVA) High School Magnet program offers serious art students the opportunity to continue building their artistic skill […]

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