Tag: Atlantic Ocean

Schooners Woodwind have a busy summer planned and it kicks off now

Schooners Woodwind have a busy summer planned and it kicks off now

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Happy April from the Woodwinds! The boats are in the water and are almost ready to start sailing! Opening day is today and the whole team is excited to have everyone come sailing with them. Check out the History and Music Sunset Sails where the crew makes history fun and the musicians are amazing. They have already sold out for our Blue Angels […]

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Painted Stave Distilling releases new whisky distilled from Dominion brew

Painted Stave Distilling releases new whisky distilled from Dominion brew

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

  In the spring of 2015, Painted Stave Distilling partnered with Fordham & Dominion Brewing Co. to create an exclusive and unique whiskey. 250 gallons of Dominion’s Double D Imperial IPA had been distilled into 20 gallons of malty, hoppy Painted Stave whiskey, and then aged in two 10 gallon whiskey barrels for 10 months. […]

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FeBREWary is under way in Maryland

FeBREWary is under way in Maryland

| February 11, 2016 | 1 Comment

Love is in the air and on tap in Maryland. In celebration of FeBREWary: Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month, breweries are releasing new seasonal, love-themed craft beers, offering food pairings, hosting special events and partnering with local businesses to provide safe lodging and transportation. “Maryland welcomes you to fall in love with a new style […]

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Payless Shoe Source coming to Waugh Chapel

Payless Shoe Source coming to Waugh Chapel

| January 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that Payless is opening a new 2,500-square-foot shoe store in March 2016 at The Village at Waugh Chapel, the mixed-use development in Gambrills, Md. Payless specializes in discounted shoes and accessories for kids and adults. The national retailer offers a wide assortment of casual, dress and athletic footwear, as well as […]

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County Executive Schuh kayaks in County waterways

County Executive Schuh kayaks in County waterways

| September 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Late last month, County Executive Steve Schuh, Recreation and Parks Director Rick Anthony, and other county official took part in a three mile kayak tour of Rhode River in an effort to highlight the FY 2016 budgets investments to increase water access.   “Our waterways are part of Anne Arundel County’s identity,” said Schuh. “With […]

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Visit Annapolis lays out all of your September events

Visit Annapolis lays out all of your September events

| August 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout September 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Schooner Woodwind has full August schedule of fun sails

Schooner Woodwind has full August schedule of fun sails

| August 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Schooner Woodwind(s), a local favorite is chasing the summer doldrums away with some awesome special sails this month. Aug 10: History Cruise: Sam Smith & the Defense of Baltimore: Robert Dudley Sam Smith was the Commander of all American forces in the Defense of Baltimore in 1814. His military career began in the American […]

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Celebrate Chesapeake Watermen with Watermark this weekend

Celebrate Chesapeake Watermen with Watermark this weekend

| August 6, 2015 | 2 Comments

What better way to spend a day celebrating Chesapeake Watermen than by throwing a Bay cruise into the mix? Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® announces a new special event cruise: roundtrip cruise and ticket package from Annapolis to the 6th Annual Watermen’s Appreciation Day & Crab Feast in St. Michaels on Sunday, August 9, […]

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AAACCVB lists June events in area

AAACCVB lists June events in area

| May 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout June 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Annapolis Leukemia Cup on tap

Annapolis Leukemia Cup on tap

| May 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Maryland Chapter announced partnership between Annapolis Green, Sailors for the Sea and EYC Foundation to facilitate the Green initiative for the Leukemia Cup Regatta and After Party. Sailors will receive education on clean sailing practices and Annapolis Green will facilitate education, recycling and composting at the “Rock the Dock for […]

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OUT OF AREA: <em>Inspire</em> to open at American Music Theatre in Lancaster

OUT OF AREA: Inspire to open at American Music Theatre in Lancaster

| February 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

Mark your calendars! American Music Theatre creates Broadway excitement combined with country convenience with their 2015 Original Show Inspire, live on stage at 2425 Lincoln Highway East in Lancaster beginning on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. and running through Friday, October 9, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. Bring your friends and family for an exhilarating, Broadway-caliber experience […]

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Get ready to burn your socks March 21st

Get ready to burn your socks March 21st

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Celebrate the coming of spring at this feast of the Chesapeake’s most cherished bivalve. The fifth annual Annapolis Oyster Roast & Sock Burning, a fundraiser for the Annapolis Maritime Museum, will take place at the Museum’s waterfront campus from Noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 21. Last year over 750 oyster enthusiasts from nine […]

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Champion’s Coile rises to top of powerful people in real estate list

Champion’s Coile rises to top of powerful people in real estate list

| January 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

In his second year on the Swanepoel Power 200, Jon Coile, president and CEO of Champion Realty, has advanced to the top half of the 200-person ranking of the most powerful people in residential real estate. Coile jumped to the number 92 slot on the 2014-15 list, up from 132 a year ago.  The list […]

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Shipwrecked! speaker series begins on February 5th

Shipwrecked! speaker series begins on February 5th

| December 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum begins a new Shipwrecked! Speaker Series on Thursday, February 5, which continues February 11 and 24. The three-part series will have experts in the field sharing and exploring the Chesapeake Bay’s stories of sunken vessels, from Baltimore’s privateers to salvaged skipjacks and other vessels around the bay. Seating is limited, […]

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New watershed grant program for Anne Arundel County

New watershed grant program for Anne Arundel County

| December 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce a new grant program, the Watershed Restoration Grant Program, to support restoration activities throughout Anne Arundel County to improve water quality in local streams and rivers. The grant program was created to engage local nonprofit organizations, landowners, and communities in efforts […]

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Military Bowl announces sponsors

Military Bowl announces sponsors

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Military Bowl® presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, today proudly announced its initial lineup of sponsors for this year’s game on Dec. 27 at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis. The group is a mixture of longtime bowl supporters and organizations that are partnering with the National Capital Region’s college football bowl game […]

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Brewsic in 2 weeks…will you be there?

Brewsic in 2 weeks…will you be there?

| July 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Benefiting 77Rescue.org, the Annapolis Jaycees and Make-A-Wish Foundation, mark your calendars now for the Mid-Atlantic Brewsic Festival & Fire Truck Show, Saturday, July 26th County Fairgrounds in Crownsville, MD. Gates open at 11:00 a.m. What is BREWSIC?? | broo-zik | the act of drinking a brew while listening to fabulous music. And what’s better than […]

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Changes planned for 2015 Annapolis to Newport Race

Changes planned for 2015 Annapolis to Newport Race

| June 11, 2014 | 2 Comments

Men like Gaither Scott, Ron Ward and Chip Thayer helped build the Annapolis-to-Newport Race into one of the finest sailboat racing events on the East Coast. Those Annapolis Yacht Club race committee chairmen, with assistance from longtime AYC Sailing Director Jack Lynch, molded the race connecting two of the world’s most historic seaports into an […]

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Relive an epic sailing adventure across the Atlantic and back (May 1, 2014)

Relive an epic sailing adventure across the Atlantic and back (May 1, 2014)

| April 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Come share,  through photos and stories,  Robert and Cindy Holden’s epic sailing adventure to Europe, Atlantic Islands, West Africa and more.  Hear tales of two Atlantic crossings, sea faring cats, a boatyard under an airport, camel safaris,  dancing the Tango in front of street fighters, and more! Robert, a sailmaker, and Cindy, an artist, after […]

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Lecture: Voyage Across The Atlantic

Lecture: Voyage Across The Atlantic

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Robert and Cindy Holden will present a lecture on their voyage across the Atlantic to Europe and Africa on their boat “Tenacity,” which is a 47ft semi custom ketch. Robert is a sail maker and works for North Sails.  Cindy is a freelance artist and owner of Fletcher Art, where she specializes in boat lettering, […]

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Chelsea Clock Creates Trophy For Annapolis-Newport Race

Chelsea Clock Creates Trophy For Annapolis-Newport Race

| May 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Massachusetts-based Chelsea Clock, 116-year-old maker of fine nautical clocks, barometers and tide instruments, has been named one of the official trophy sponsors of the 2013 Annapolis to Newport Race (in conjunction with the 2012 Newport to Bermuda Race), and has created an exclusive “Chelsea Clock Seafarer Trophy” for this biennial sailing event that challenges racers […]

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Online Registration For Annapolis To Newport Race Now Open

Online Registration For Annapolis To Newport Race Now Open

| March 7, 2013 | 1 Comment

Online registration is now open and the Notice of Race for the Annapolis to Newport Race has been posted on the race’s official website located at www.annapolisyc.org/annapolis-newport. 2013 marks the 34th running of the 475 mile biennial Annapolis-Newport Race run by the Annapolis Yacht Club (AYC) and New York Yacht Club (NYYC). The Annapolis to […]

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