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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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Chicago historian asks if Italian-American culture is at risk

Chicago historian asks if Italian-American culture is at risk

| April 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Dominic Candeloro, Ph.D., who has taught and written extensively on the Italian American experience, will discuss “Italian American Culture – At Risk of Being Lost?” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 16, in the Center for Applied Learning and Technology (CALT) Room 100 at Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Parkway. The lecture is free and […]

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Ginger Cove conducts food drive

Ginger Cove conducts food drive

| April 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Thanks to the efforts of Ginger Cove residents and employees, The Maryland Food Bank had to use a forklift to pick up barrels of donated food late last month.  What started as a food drive to collect $1,000 and 8 barrels of food, resulted in “a smashing success,” according to Ginger Cove resident and food […]

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Thousands flock to 3rd St. Patrick’s Day Parade (PHOTOS)

Thousands flock to 3rd St. Patrick’s Day Parade (PHOTOS)

| March 10, 2015 | 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 3rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade kicked off, more than 5,000 people lined the streets to watch more than 75 marching units, […]

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Two charged in Crofton Meadows Elementary school burglary

Two charged in Crofton Meadows Elementary school burglary

| February 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: Earlier headline and story referenced Croton Woods Elementary. It is Crofton Meadows and has been corrected.  On February 5, 2015, at approximately 10:49 p.m., officers from Western District and K-9 personnel responded to Crofton Meadows Elementary School located in the 2000 block of Tilghman Drive in Crofton for report of an audible alarm. Upon arrival, officers located […]

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Gregg Allman to perform at Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival

Gregg Allman to perform at Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival

| February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Bay Events is pleased to announce the addition of Gregg Allman to the Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival lineup for 2015. Gregg Allman will be closing the Saturday show. Gregg Allman is one of the founding members of The Allman Brothers Band along with his brother Duane. Their album Live At The Fillmore East is […]

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Beat the broken resolution cycle

Beat the broken resolution cycle

| January 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

Four of the most common New Year’s resolutions- to get fit, lose weight, stop smoking and manage stress- are also the resolutions least likely to survive the winter months as resolve fades. According to a 2014 survey by the online research site Statistic Brain, only 46 percent of people making resolutions were actively following through past […]

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Champion’s Jon Coile named most influential executive

Champion’s Jon Coile named most influential executive

| December 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Jon Coile, president and CEO of Champion Realty, has been named one of the country’s “100 Most Influential Real Estate Executives” in the fall 2014 issue of Real Estate Executive Magazine.  It’s the first such list for the magazine, which plans to bestow the honor annually based on a rigorous analysis of company size and […]

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The entertainment keeps coming at Rams Head On Stage

The entertainment keeps coming at Rams Head On Stage

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

UPCOMING SHOWS: newly added/changes in dates are bolded below   07/28 Debbie Davies Band & Chris Cain Band 07/29 Micky Dolenz 07/30 Dick Dale 07/31 Marti Jones & Don Dixon w. South Rail 08/01 Nellie McKay: A Girl Named Bill – The Life and Times of Billy Tipton 08/02 Capitol Steps 08/03 TUSK: The Ultimate […]

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CBMM Earns TripAdvisor Certificate Of Excellence

CBMM Earns TripAdvisor Certificate Of Excellence

| October 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD today announced it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Only the top-performing 10 percent of businesses listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award. […]

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Junior Sailors Score Top Finishes At National Champs In Chicago

Junior Sailors Score Top Finishes At National Champs In Chicago

| May 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sailing Director, Joel Labuzetta, and Junior Program Coordinator, Alana O’Reilly, traveled to Chicago on May 10-12 with the Annapolis High School sailing team who placed sixth nationally in the Interscholastic Sailing Association’s High School Doublehanded Championship for the Mallory Trophy. The Championship brings together the top high school teams from around the country who have […]

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Annapolis’ Premier Art Gallery To Host Opening

Annapolis’ Premier Art Gallery To Host Opening

| May 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Please join artists and art lovers alike at The Eastport Gallery for the opening reception of their Spring 2013 Group Show on Friday, May 10, 2013 from 6 to 8 PM as they celebrate the return of Spring with a lively and varied exhibit featuring paintings by Mary J. Arthur, watercolors by Kevin Garber, paintings by Martin […]

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Children’s Author I’deyah Ricketts To Begin Summer Book Tour In Anne Arundel County

Children’s Author I’deyah Ricketts To Begin Summer Book Tour In Anne Arundel County

| June 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Nine-year-old author, I’deyah Ricketts, who released her second children’s book, Lyla Lyte and the Li’berry Fruit, will begin her book tour in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. I’deyah, whose book is published through Climbing Clouds Publishing, now available on Amazon.com will share excerpts from Lyla Lyte and the Li’berry Fruit and conduct several book signings at […]

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Secretary Clinton Addresses Midshipmen In Annapolis

Secretary Clinton Addresses Midshipmen In Annapolis

| April 10, 2012 | 1 Comment

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was in Annapolis this evening to present the Forrestal Lecture to the Brigade of Midshipmen as part of the 2012 Naval Academy Foreign Affairs Conference. Secretary Clinton says Russia’s refusal to support UN Security Council action on the crisis in Syria is what is keeping its President Bashar al-Assad in […]

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