Tag: Annapolis

AAACCVB hosts S.P.O.R.T.S conference

AAACCVB hosts S.P.O.R.T.S conference

| September 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

If they didn’t know it before, they know it now. More than 260 sporting events planners, industry suppliers and DMO’s learned firsthand why Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay is the winning choice for sporting events during the S.P.O.R.T.S. The Relationship Conference at U.S. Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium earlier this month. Hosted by the AAACCVB, the […]

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MD State Archives Family History Festival this weekend (FREE)

MD State Archives Family History Festival this weekend (FREE)

| September 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

October is American Archives Month, and the Maryland State Archives will be celebrating by hosting a free Family History Festival on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 10:00am to 4:00pm in Annapolis.  This open house-style event will feature: Expert lectures on genealogy, history, and archival research: Demonstrations on caring for your own family papers and photos; […]

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Annapolis Police One Mile Challenge

Annapolis Police One Mile Challenge

| September 29, 2014 | 0 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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EYC Lights Parade scheduled for December 13th

EYC Lights Parade scheduled for December 13th

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade, one of Annapolis’ signature events for more than 30 years, is just around the corner! The parade bursts upon the Annapolis waterfront with up to 40 boats of all shapes and sizes, power and sail, brightly decorated with thousands of lights and crewed by jolly revelers. This festive maritime […]

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Navy Vs Western Kentucky (Images)

Navy Vs Western Kentucky (Images)

| September 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Western Kentucky University soundly defeated Navy yesterday at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium by a score of 36-27.  Please can see our re-cap or review our live blog. All imaged © 2014 Kevin Carroll / A Digital Cure Photography for Eye On Annapolis

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Jalopyrama coming to Armory in October

Jalopyrama coming to Armory in October

| September 27, 2014 | 2 Comments

This year’s Jalopyrama will be held on Saturday October 25th at the Annapolis Maryland National Guard Armory.  The show will continue to be a benefit show for the Providence Center of Anne Arundel County, Maryland and a local chapter of the Knights of Columbus.   The show is open to all 1962 and earlier American made traditional hot rods, customs, […]

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Chesapeake Eye Care takes the challenge

Chesapeake Eye Care takes the challenge

| September 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Eye Care and Laser Center, a full-service eye care center jumped on the  ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE craze to support ALS. They will donate $1 for every share on Facebook up to $1,000. They will be challenging another local practice of doctors to take the challenge with them. Chesapeake Eye Care’s doctors assembled in front of the […]

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40-year old Annapolis man exposes himself to 12-year old girl

40-year old Annapolis man exposes himself to 12-year old girl

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

On September 25, 2014, at approximately 10:39 a.m., officers from the Eastern District responded to the area of Cananaro Court and Secretariat Drive in Annapolis for a report of an indecent exposure that had just occurred. Upon arrival, officers spoke with an adult witness who indicated that a 12-year-old female victim was upset and reported […]

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Annapolis Maritime Antiques grand opening

Annapolis Maritime Antiques grand opening

| September 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Join Annapolis Maritime Antiques (2nd and Severn) for their Grand Opening Ceremony and Party on Friday September 26th from 3 PM to 6 PM. Beer, Wine, Hotdogs and Burgers… plus 10% off merchandise during the event! In the heart of Eastport! The daughter of R.B. Derickson will be presented with her father’s Naval Officer’s bicorn hat […]

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AnnapolisNOW app available; McNaboe named Chair of AAACCVB

AnnapolisNOW app available; McNaboe named Chair of AAACCVB

| September 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

There’s an App for that! During last night’s annual meeting, Chief Marketing Officer Frank DiVenti introduced the AAACCVB’s  AnnapolisNOW App (iOS  Android) and invited the 105 guests in attendance to download the app to their smartphones on the spot. The App is designed to help visitors make the most of their time in Annapolis and the […]

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Chamber names new Director of Marketing and Communications

Chamber names new Director of Marketing and Communications

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce (AAACCC) announced today that Cathy Shaw has joined their team as Director, Marketing and Communications. She is responsible for the AAACCC’s overall communications, marketing, and membership development efforts with a focus on advancing the organization’s strategic objectives and serving member needs. Shaw comes to AAACCC from […]

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How to legally handle your own Ray Rice situation

How to legally handle your own Ray Rice situation

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last year, there were 3,287 domestic violence incidents reported in Anne Arundel County. Recently, we all saw the horrific video of Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice allegedly assaulting his then fiancé and now wife in an elevator in Atlantic City, New Jersey. In Maryland this is classified as a domestic violence incident. According […]

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Yogathon at Wellness House

Yogathon at Wellness House

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Local yoga enthusiasts are invited to practice 108 minutes of an all-levels yoga practice to raise funds for Wellness House of Annapolis. Since the first year, participants have raised over $6,000 for cancer patients, survivors and their loved ones. Wellness House of Annapolis volunteer yoga instructors, and area teachers that support the cause, will lead […]

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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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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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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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