Tag: Annapolis

Olivia Constants Foundation awards more than $25,000 in scholarships

Olivia Constants Foundation awards more than $25,000 in scholarships

| July 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Olivia Constants Foundation,Inc. (OCF) a 501c3 public charity, recently awarded 12 scholarships to deserving graduated seniors. The scholarships totaled over $25,000. The foundation has been funded by donations in memory of Olivia Constants who tragically lost her life in a sailing accident near the Naval Academy in Annapolis on June 23,2011. These scholarships will […]

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Vans Warped Tour 2014 (Photos)

Vans Warped Tour 2014 (Photos)

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Vans Warped Tour rolled into the Merriweather Post Pavilion on July 22nd to a sold out crowd.  While there is a lot of argument about the capacity of the facility, estimates range from 50,000 to 90,000.  Needless to say, it was a crowded and hot day in July, but that did not stop the […]

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Annapolis launches web application to find parks in the City

Annapolis launches web application to find parks in the City

| July 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

The City of Annapolis announces the unveiling of its park finder web application. This interactive web site allows users to locate nearby parks and recreation facilities while researching the list of the amenities within each park, trail or facility. “The parks finder web site allows Annapolis residents and visitors alike to create fun adventures and […]

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Explosives expert retires from Annapolis Fire Department after 8 years

Explosives expert retires from Annapolis Fire Department after 8 years

| July 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Friday, July 25, 2014 marks the retirement of Annapolis Fire Department, Fire and Explosives Services Unit member K-9 Benny. Benny has faithfully and diligently served the citizens of Annapolis and our surrounding communities since 2006. Benny is trained in explosive detection and has won several national awards for his skill, along with his handler, Lt. Carroll Spriggs. During his […]

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DiVenti promoted to CMO at VisitAnnapolis

DiVenti promoted to CMO at VisitAnnapolis

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) kicked off fiscal year 2015 this month with organizational changes designed to heighten the effectiveness and reach of its marketing efforts. AAACCVB Advertising and Promotions Director Frank DiVenti has been promoted to Chief Marketing Officer, overseeing the organization’s sales, marketing and communications teams. AAACCVB […]

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Annapolis breaks ground on new water plant

Annapolis breaks ground on new water plant

| July 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the City of Annapolis broke ground this week on its new $35 million Water Treatment Plant project, the largest construction project in the City’s history, updating aging infrastructure with a new state-of-the-art facility. “I am so impressed with this facility and applaud the fact it showcases environmental efficiencies, increased cost […]

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Weitzman Agency adds office in Easton

Weitzman Agency adds office in Easton

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Weitzman, an award-winning advertising agency based in Annapolis, Maryland has opened a second office in Maryland to expand its growing business. The new office is located at 16 North Washington Street in downtown Easton. “One of our strategic goals for growth has been to establish an Eastern Shore presence,” said agency president Margriet Mitchell. “With […]

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Woman indicted in near-fatal bike accident last month

Woman indicted in near-fatal bike accident last month

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced today that 54-year-old Robin Vera Colbert was indicted on 11 counts in a near-fatal collision with two bicyclists near Annapolis last month. Colbert, of Annapolis, is charged with two counts of Second-Degree Assault, Causing a Life-Threatening Injury While Under the Influence of Alcohol, Causing a Life-Threatening Injury While Impaired […]

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Junior League to host 2 new member open houses

Junior League to host 2 new member open houses

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend one of its New Member Open Houses. Two New Member Open House events are available for prospective members. The first will take place on August 16, 2014 from 11-12:30 p.m. in Davidsonville. […]

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3rd Annual Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival – September 13

3rd Annual Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival – September 13

| July 22, 2014 | 2 Comments

The date for the third annual Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival has been announced for Saturday, September 13, 2014,  at The Navy-Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland.  The festival hours are Saturday, 12:00 noon to 6:00 pm. The Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival — the only craft beer festival of its size in […]

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Tiny House about to debut at Key School

Tiny House about to debut at Key School

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

From July 7th – 28th this summer, 50+ middle and high school students from Annapolis, Baltimore and surrounding areas will join forces with military veterans, building experts, educators and the sustainability leaders from SustainaFest to take on the unique and exciting challenge of building a mobile hi-tech, hyper-efficient and sustainable “Tiny House”. This 210 square […]

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Edgewater Liquors participates in CANnapolis

Edgewater Liquors participates in CANnapolis

| July 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

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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Annapolis Green, Bud Light, and Keep America Beautiful teaming up to clean up

Annapolis Green, Bud Light, and Keep America Beautiful teaming up to clean up

| July 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Green is organizing a cleanup at the Ellen O. Moyer Back Creek Nature Park on Saturday, July 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cleanup is a partnership with Keep America Beautiful, and one of a series of 60 projects across the country sponsored by Bud Light called “Do Good. Have Fun.” Consumers […]

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Rockin’ Raffle collects more than $1000 for SPCA

Rockin’ Raffle collects more than $1000 for SPCA

| July 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

The dog days of summer did not slow down hundreds of music and animal lovers Friday evening at the Rockin’ Raffle for SPCA featuring the Reagan Years at Annapolis Towne Centre. In two hours of selling $1 tickets, volunteers from Cleo’s Fine Oils, organizing merchant of the raffle, collected $1,026 for the SPCA of Anne […]

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Kicked Up Fitness to hold 2nd Annual Fight Night this Saturday

Kicked Up Fitness to hold 2nd Annual Fight Night this Saturday

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kicked Up Fitness  is excited to announce that their 2nd annual fight night benefiting the Connected Warrior Foundation will be held on Saturday, July 19th. The event will take place at the Kicked Up Fitness facility, located off Chinquapin Round Road at 1927 Lincoln Drive, Annapolis, Maryland. Expecting to draw over 150 people, the event begins […]

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Treaty of Paris Festival scheduled for September

Treaty of Paris Festival scheduled for September

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Community Foundation’s Center for the Study of the Treaty of Paris Period (1783-87) is proud to announce the first Treaty of Paris Festival in the long history of Annapolis, where the Treaty of Paris was ratified. The festival’s theme is “Re-Discovering the Treaty of Paris Period.” The festival will take place on Saturday, […]

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Rescheduled Dog Days of Summer cruise set for July 24th

Rescheduled Dog Days of Summer cruise set for July 24th

| July 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Summer has begun and it’s about to go to the dogs! Take your dog out on the water and support the Anne Arundel County SPCA on a Harbor Queen cruise of Annapolis. The 2nd Annual Dog Days of Summer Cruise is coming up on Thursday, July 24th. Local pet friendly business Cruises on the Bay™ […]

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First ever Mariner Fest slated for this weekend

First ever Mariner Fest slated for this weekend

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Avergan Foundation has announced their biggest fundraising project to date, the Mariner Music Fest 2014, an all-day event of live music performances at Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge in Annapolis on July 19th from 12 noon until 12 midnight.www.marinermusicfest.com  ABOUT THE EVENT: MARINER MUSIC FEST 2014 SATURDAY JULY 19TH 12 NOON TO 12 MIDNIGHT BUY TICKETS […]

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Annapolis moves to regulate the Uber app

Annapolis moves to regulate the Uber app

| July 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the City will work with Uber Technologies to get the company in compliance with City Code in order to continue its services in Annapolis. “I am happy to know there is another means of transportation that will help increase our City’s mobility efforts, but I must also be diligent […]

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HeimLantz announces new hire

HeimLantz announces new hire

| July 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The local public accounting and business advisory firm of HeimLantz is pleased to announce that Lydia Samonds has joined the HeimLantz team. “We are excited to have such exceptional talent joining our firm,”said Carter Heim, CPA and President of HeimLantz.  “We know that Lydia will be a strong asset to our clients and our team. […]

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Nancy Hammond Editions returning to Annapolis

Nancy Hammond Editions returning to Annapolis

| July 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Nancy Hammond and Nancy Hammond Editions will be returning to Annapolis. In an email sent yesterday, local artist, Nancy Hammond has announced her return to Annapolis.  Hammond was a long-time fixture on State Circle who moved to a private studio in Centreville in 2000.  She was most well known for her annual Annapolis print series, whose sale […]

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Two men shot in Annapolis’ Robinwood community

Two men shot in Annapolis’ Robinwood community

| July 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

On July 11th at 5:05pm officers responded to the 1300 block of Tyler Avenue for a report of a shooting.  When they arrived they located Reginald Butler, 25, and Reno Green, 24, both of Annapolis.  Each was suffering from gun shot wounds. Butler and Green were in a vehicle when they got in an argument […]

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