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Southwest boosts service to several markets from BWI

Southwest boosts service to several markets from BWI

| May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Southwest Airlines announced today that it would add service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and several markets.  The additional flights, set for the August to November 2016 period, are now available for purchase by travelers.  “We continue working with Southwest and our other airline partners to add air service for our customers,” said Ricky […]

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Uber: A safe, reliable way to move around Annapolis

Uber: A safe, reliable way to move around Annapolis

| April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Since Uber launched in Annapolis in May 2014, residents and visitors alike have relied on the service to move throughout the community. For 9 months, I’ve been an Uber driver-partner, providing safe rides around my existing schedule taking care of my grandchildren and running my own coaching business. The simplicity and safety features built into […]

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Glendale Elementary student wins statewide student art award

Glendale Elementary student wins statewide student art award

| March 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Glendale Elementary School fifth-grader Kaelyn Shannon went to the second biannual Student Artwork Exhibition hosted by First Lady Yumi Hogan Friday night as one of four county representatives of the artistic talent that exists in Anne ArundelCounty Public Schools. She left as the state elementary school winner of a Governor’s Citation for her piece. Kaelyn’s […]

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Thousands flock to 4th St. Patrick’s Day Parade (PHOTOS)

Thousands flock to 4th St. Patrick’s Day Parade (PHOTOS)

| March 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Chairs began to appear on the sidewalk as early as 8:30am on Sunday. By noon there were about 1,000 people lining up along Main and West Streets in Annapolis. At 1:00pm when the 4rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade kicked off, more thousands lined the streets to watch 100 marching units, drum and pipe bands, dancing […]

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In the Vane of Fleetwood Mac – March 14th

In the Vane of Fleetwood Mac – March 14th

| February 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Musicians Fund for Musicians will continue the critically acclaimed “In the Vane of” series by paying tribute to the classic rock band Fleetwood Mac on March 14th, 7:00 pm at Ram Head On Stage.  Local artists will perform one Fleetwood Mac cover song and then perform a second song in the style of, about, […]

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Spend Saturday reading great books at St. John’s

Spend Saturday reading great books at St. John’s

| February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

St. John’s College invites members of the Annapolis community to read and discuss timeless texts and the important questions they raise at Great Books Saturday. Sponsored by the Friends of St. John’s College, Great Books Saturday is a one-day program that features morning and afternoon seminars on classic works drawn from the St. John’s College […]

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Sting & Peter Gabriel: Rocks, Paper, Scissors Tour at Verizon Center in June

Sting & Peter Gabriel: Rocks, Paper, Scissors Tour at Verizon Center in June

| January 20, 2016 | 1 Comment

Two of music’s most iconic artists – Sting and Peter Gabriel – will unite this summer for a once in a lifetime concert tour. Rock Paper Scissors, produced by Live Nation Global Touring, will visit select North American cities this June and July (complete itinerary follows). Tickets will go on sale starting January 25th and […]

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Annapolis Partnership kicks off Holiday Season at BAROAK

Annapolis Partnership kicks off Holiday Season at BAROAK

| November 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

[do action=”fringe”/] The Annapolis Partnership hosted a Launch Party at BAROAK in the Loews Hotel last week, revealing their new logo designed by Herrmann Advertising | Branding | Technology, and announced the investment of nearly $40,000 to support Annapolis small businesses and holiday activities. The Launch Party drew nearly 100 attendees, including members of the […]

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ASO’s Concert of Tastes scheduled for November 15th

ASO’s Concert of Tastes scheduled for November 15th

| October 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Friends of the Annapolis Symphony will host its 35th Concert of Tastes on November 15, 2015 at the Francis Scott Key Hall at St. John’s College from 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Concert of Tastes, a winner of the Best of Annapolis award, is a festival of food, drinks, and entertainment. Guests will enjoy a […]

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Chick & Ruth’s Delly celebrating a half-century of service

Chick & Ruth’s Delly celebrating a half-century of service

| August 14, 2015 | 2 Comments

If you ask Chick & Ruth’s Delly owner Ted Levitt the key to his restaurant’s success, he’ll tell you without hesitation, “friendly service and good food. Keep it old-fashioned. Keep it original.” This philosophy has paid off over the years, so much so that Ted and his wife Beth will be celebrating the 50th anniversary […]

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The Greene Turtle is throwing a back-to-school jam for all

The Greene Turtle is throwing a back-to-school jam for all

| August 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Greene Turtle in Annapolis is throwing a Back 2 School Jam on August 15th! All ages by day, and “graduated adults” by night! All ages Come & enjoy this family & pet friendly all ages event. NO COVER! Enjoy all of the Back 2 School festivities like Face painting Watermelon Eating contests!  High School […]

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First Sunday Arts Fest has solid lineup for August

First Sunday Arts Fest has solid lineup for August

| July 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

The hottest in Summer Fun returns to downtown Annapolis on Sunday August 2 with the First Sunday Arts Festival on Calvert and West Streets from 11am to 5pm The day is going to be filled with one of this street festivals biggest music line ups ever! The music starts big in the Stan and Joe’s parking […]

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Latimore homer sparks Baysox win on Independence Day

Latimore homer sparks Baysox win on Independence Day

| July 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Outfielder Quincy Latimore provided the offense for the Baysox Saturday as the team earned a 2-1 Independence Day win over the Erie SeaWolves. With the win, the Baysox are a new season-high 14 games over .500 (47-33) and hold the best record in the Eastern League. The Baysox started the fireworks early with two runs […]

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Baysox shock Rock Cats in extra inning win

Baysox shock Rock Cats in extra inning win

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

It took 11 innings, but the Baysox earned a comeback 5-4 win over New Britain Thursday to improve to 10 games over .500 for the first time since the end of the 2012 season. After falling behind 4-2 in the top of the 11th inning, the Baysox rallied for three runs in the bottom half […]

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A busy July for Schooners Woodwind

A busy July for Schooners Woodwind

| June 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Schooners Woodwind have a busy July planned for visitors and locals alike. From Wednesday Night Races to the fabulous Fourth of July Fireworks to a romantic Boat and Breakfast experience to concerts afloat.  Check it all out!  July 2:  Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:  Enjoy music performed by local […]

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AACo Recreation and Parks receives $25K grant

AACo Recreation and Parks receives $25K grant

| June 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and Parks, in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), has received a $25,000 grant to support its out-of-school time healthy food access and nutritional literacy programs. The grant is part of a $2.3 million grant NRPA received from the Walmart Foundation to support out-of-school time […]

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June art exhibit at Annapolis City Hall

June art exhibit at Annapolis City Hall

| June 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces the June Art Exhibit at City Hall will showcase the creative photographs of Wilford Wildes Scott. An art historian for more than 30 years, Mr. Scott began his second career as a photographic artist after retiring from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. His work has been exhibited […]

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Weitzman hires Jim Schmidt as new VP/Senior Creative Director

Weitzman hires Jim Schmidt as new VP/Senior Creative Director

| May 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Weitzman, a full-service, results-driven marketing agency today announced the addition of Jim Schmidt, who joins the company as Vice President/Senior Creative Director. In that role, Schmidt will lead Weitzman’s creative discipline, providing strategic guidance for clients and artistic direction for the team. Schmidt brings more than 20 years of creative experience to Weitzman, having most […]

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Internship at home for at-risk women sparks donation drive at AACC

Internship at home for at-risk women sparks donation drive at AACC

| May 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

Students from the Human Services Club at Anne Arundel Community College organized a campus-wide donation drive to benefit Ruth’s Miracle Group Home, a home for at-risk women in Calvert County who are experiencing transitions in their lives and need a safe place to stay. The drive, which ran from early April through May 8, culminates […]

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Annapolis police arrest suspect in attempted rape downtown

Annapolis police arrest suspect in attempted rape downtown

| April 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Early Saturday morning (215am), Annapolis police responded to the 100 block of Duke of Gloucester Street  for a reports of a woman screaming.  They located an adult female who reported that a man she had met that night attempted to rape her and had fled the area. After a brief search, Annapolis police officers located Marcus […]

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Chocolate, yoga, and dance at Metropolitan

Chocolate, yoga, and dance at Metropolitan

| April 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

HOLISTIC DIVA LIVING Presents at The Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge on April 30th, CHOCOLATE.YOGA.DANCE, a new wellness prescription for the world. An evening of yoga, chocolate meditation and concert featuring the regional tribal rock band Telesma and local visionary artist, Sophia Farias Gibson. The event will introduce and unite ancient wisdom, healing and creative arts; […]

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Samaritan House to break ground on expansion this weekend

Samaritan House to break ground on expansion this weekend

| April 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

After months of planning and process, Samaritan House will break ground for the first phase of their Campus of Recovery in a ceremony set for Sunday, April 19.  Samaritan House is a state-certified residential treatment facility in Annapolis for men who have completed detoxification but are still recovering from addiction. The Campus of Recovery at […]

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