Tag: Chesapeake Bay Bridge

Annapolis Maritime Museum announces Holiday Bazaar

Annapolis Maritime Museum announces Holiday Bazaar

| November 24, 2014 | 2 Comments

Celebrate the season with Annapolis Maritime Museum at their First Annual Holiday Bazaar, Saturday November 29th from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This festive shopping experience will feature twenty four local diverse artisans with one-of-a-kind gifts and works including carved wildfowl plaques, fun watercolor creatures, hand designed silk scarves, nautical lamps, sea glass pendants and a host of […]

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Visit Annapolis:  December events

Visit Annapolis: December events

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 December 2014. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business, vacation or holiday travel, the […]

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Annapolis Green launches Run Responsibly campaign at Across the Bay 10K

Annapolis Green launches Run Responsibly campaign at Across the Bay 10K

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Although the official logo and shirt color for the Across the Bay 10K race was orange, it was all about Green. Crisp, clear air and barely a zephyr made for perfect conditions for the 20,000 runners participating in the inaugural Across the Bay 10K on November 9. The race made history as the largest “cup-free” […]

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Open House at Chesapeake Light Craft

Open House at Chesapeake Light Craft

| November 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Light Craft will hold a public Open House on Saturday, December 6, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at its Annapolis, Maryland, workshop and showroom, located at 1805 George Avenue. Boat lovers, boat builders and would-be boat builders shouldn’t miss this chance to spend time with fellow boat lovers at CLC’s expanded facility. There will […]

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Meteorologist Justin Berk chooses Chesapeake Eye Care for LASIK surgery

Meteorologist Justin Berk chooses Chesapeake Eye Care for LASIK surgery

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Eye Care & Laser Center and TLC Laser Eye Center of Annapolis are pleased to announce that Justin Berk, award winning meteorologist and internet personality, had a successful LASIK procedure with Dr. Maria Scott. Berk, who has long suffered poor vision, will be chronicling his journey through LASIK eye surgery via videos and blog posts and […]

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Barbara Cox: a bright star in Annapolis

Barbara Cox: a bright star in Annapolis

| November 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Friday morning, I was on my way to New York and checked my mail and was shocked. Barbara Cox, the news director for WNAV had passed away earlier this morning. I has sure it had to be a mistake, but it was true. At 55 after beating breast cancer and the Bay Bridge (just last […]

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Bonus First Sunday Arts Festival on December 7th

Bonus First Sunday Arts Festival on December 7th

| November 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

What do you get when you combine Annapolis’ favorite monthly art and crafts festival with the spirit and festivities of the December holidays?  If you said Inner West Street’s First Sunday Arts Festival Holiday Edition, you would be correct! Joining the many other events that characterize Annapolis during holiday time — including The Grand Illumination, […]

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An Across the Bay 10K proposal

An Across the Bay 10K proposal

| November 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Many people were nervous about running in the Across the Bay 10K Race this morning. The uphill climb, the winds, the sheer length. One man had another worry….would she say yes?  Walter Zalis of Eldersburg, MD and Abby Clifton of Columbia, MD–CONGRATULATIONS!  Much happiness! She did! And thank you to the Chesapeake Bay Trust who […]

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Across the Bay 10K Race this Sunday

Across the Bay 10K Race this Sunday

| November 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Sunday morning, 20,000 people will take off from the Annapolis side of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and head over to Kent Island. On foot!  The Across the Bay 10K is an elite event brought to the area by the Dave McGillivray who manages and runs the famed Boston Marathon. The eastbound span of the Chesapeake […]

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Chesapeake Bay Trust named legacy charity partner for Across the Bay 10K

Chesapeake Bay Trust named legacy charity partner for Across the Bay 10K

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The organizers for the Across the Bay 10k announced the Chesapeake Bay Trust as a 2014 Legacy Charity Partner for this year’s inaugural race. The sold out event is set for Nov. 9, 2014. The 6.2-mile, point-to-point course will take up to 20,000 runners across the iconic, 4.3-mile Chesapeake Bay Bridge, which reaches 186 feet at […]

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Show Us Your Plate

Show Us Your Plate

| August 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

When you’re out driving this summer, where do you take your Bay plate? Is it on long road trips across the country? Or maybe just over the Chesapeake Bay Bridge to Ocean City, Md.? The Chesapeake Bay Trust wants to know and is launching a contest to prove it! The Trust, a non-profit grantmaking organization […]

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Car Plunges From Bay Bridge After Accident With Truck

Car Plunges From Bay Bridge After Accident With Truck

| July 19, 2013 | 1 Comment

A car operated by a 22-year old woman plunged approximately 40′ into the waters of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge after colliding with a tractor trailer. The accident happened shortly after 8:00pm on the eastbound span. Once the vehicle hit the water, the woman was able to escape and swim to a nearby jetty at Sandy […]

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Great Chesapeake Bay Swim

Great Chesapeake Bay Swim

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

The conditions were more favorable this year than last. At least the swimmers who were able to traverse the Chesapeake Bay were not thwarted by thunder storms. With 650 swimmers registered and 75 degree water temperatures the two heats were lined up at 11:00am at Sandy Point State Park to head over to Kent Island […]

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2012 Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest In Photos

2012 Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest In Photos

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival rolled into town for two fantastic days on May 19th and 20th. The charity event, held at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis featured  the Tedeschi Trucks Band, Jonny Lang, JJ Grey and Mofro, Big Head Todd and the Monsters,Ruthie Foster, Shemekia Copeland, Philipp Fankhauser, Honey Island Swamp Band, Michael Williams Band, Janiva Magness […]

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Water Rescue Off Cape St. Claire

Water Rescue Off Cape St. Claire

| April 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

UPDATE 05:00pm 04/08/2012: The following was released by the US Coast Guard: The Coast Guard rescued a man from a capsized sailing vessel in the Severn River around Annapolis, Md., 9 a.m., Sunday. A Maryland pilot aboard a bulk freighter contacted Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders at 8:30 a.m., after spotting a waving man on […]

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