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Local women open business incubator in Annapolis’ Design District

Local women open business incubator in Annapolis’ Design District

| February 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

Local designers recently opened a small business incubator right in the heart of the Annapolis Design District. Suzi Jett and Chatty Peddicord wanted a larger space for their growing clothing business, Annapolis Brand, and ultimately created Gallery 3976 – a collection of 14 local artists and artisans. After an exhaustive search last summer, the pair […]

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3rd Annual Rammies open for nominations

3rd Annual Rammies open for nominations

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Rams Head Group is excited to announce the third annual Rammie Awards, an online accolade to recognize outstanding moments in the past year. Winners are chosen via online votes from fans and Rams Head staff. The Rammies also give patrons the opportunity to express what events were the most memorable to them from this past […]

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Busy month for Maryland Avenue and State Circle merchants

Busy month for Maryland Avenue and State Circle merchants

| February 10, 2015 | 2 Comments

The merchants of Maryland Avenue and State Circle have been busy planning a bunch of festivities for February and March. You will never be without fine food and great shopping while strolling the Circle or the Avenue. Check out what is on tap! Valentine’s Night Out (Devon Maryn Trunk Show at Be Home) When: Thursday, […]

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4-Alarm fire destroys Annapolis waterfront mansion

4-Alarm fire destroys Annapolis waterfront mansion

| January 19, 2015 | 5 Comments

A 4-alarm fire ripped through a waterfront home in Annapolis this morning.  Shortly after 3am, crews were dispatched to 936 Childs Point Road for a structure fire. Arriving units saw heavy fire from the second floor and immediately called for a 2nd alarm. A third and fourth alarm were eventually called.  Fireboats were on the […]

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From teammates, to rivals. Philly friends will meet again tomorrow on the field.

From teammates, to rivals. Philly friends will meet again tomorrow on the field.

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four years ago, Jake Zuzek  and Raymond Maples, of Philadelphia were playing football together at West Catholic High School in Philadelphia. Both were all PA-state selections, Catholic League and Philadelphia City Champions. And then they graduated–each going their separate ways. Until tomorrow at the 115th Army-Navy Game. Jake Zuzek is a starting guard for Navy […]

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Many events planned for Army-Navy Game this weekend

Many events planned for Army-Navy Game this weekend

| December 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

One of America’s most popular football games returns to Baltimore with free activities for residents and visitors taking place Friday, Dec. 12 and Saturday, Dec. 13, culminating with the 115th Army-Navy Game presented by USAA, which kicks off at 3 p.m. Saturday from M&T Bank Stadium.  The Army-Navy Baltimore Celebration is presented by the State of Maryland, […]

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EYC Lights Parade on tap for December 13th

EYC Lights Parade on tap for December 13th

| November 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade, one of Annapolis’ signature events for more than 30 years, is just around the corner!  This year, the Lights Parade will be held on Saturday, December 13, between the hours of 6:00 and 8:00 PM.  The event will occur rain or shine, with only high winds forcing a cancellation. […]

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County firefighters rescue Hanover woman from burning home

County firefighters rescue Hanover woman from burning home

| November 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Firefighters this afternoon rescued a woman from a two alarm dwelling fire in Hanover. Just after 12:30, Anne Arundel County 911 began receiving multiple calls reporting a dwelling fire in the 7600 block of Post Road with reports an occupant trapped inside. Fire Department units arrived moments after dispatch to find a […]

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EYC’s Lights Parade scheduled for December 13th

EYC’s Lights Parade scheduled for December 13th

| October 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade, one of Annapolis’ signature events for more than 30 years, is just around the corner! The parade bursts upon the Annapolis waterfront with up to 40 boats of all shapes and sizes, power and sail, brightly decorated with thousands of lights and crewed by jolly revelers. This festive maritime […]

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We’re sorry, we screwed up!

We’re sorry, we screwed up!

| October 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

When you screw up, you correct the mistake, you apologize, and you move on. And we screwed up earlier this afternoon.  A pedestrian was hit while walking along Duke of Gloucester Street in Annapolis. We initially reported that the accident involved three school-aged children. Ultimately, it did not.  We began to receive texts and calls […]

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Mayor Pantelides has a gunfire problem on his hands

Mayor Pantelides has a gunfire problem on his hands

| October 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  The criticism about a lack of response and deletion of comments may be because some of the comments were left on the Mayor’s page for his campaign and not the page established by the Mayor for the City.  The residents of Eastport are fired up about the increase in gunfire in their neighborhoods. Citing […]

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Chesapeake Eye Care takes the challenge

Chesapeake Eye Care takes the challenge

| September 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Eye Care and Laser Center, a full-service eye care center jumped on the  ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE craze to support ALS. They will donate $1 for every share on Facebook up to $1,000. They will be challenging another local practice of doctors to take the challenge with them. Chesapeake Eye Care’s doctors assembled in front of the […]

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Bowie’s Parrott named Diamond Pro Sports Field Manager of the Year

Bowie’s Parrott named Diamond Pro Sports Field Manager of the Year

| August 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Bowie Baysox and the Eastern League of Professional Baseball Clubs announce that Baysox Director of Field and Facility Operations Matt Parrott has been named the Diamond Pro Sports Field Manager of the Year. Parrott is in his 12th season with the Baysox, and this second time he has been honored with the award, which […]

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See you at Kegs and Corks Festival this Saturday

See you at Kegs and Corks Festival this Saturday

| August 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Tickets are now on sale for the Third Annual Kegs and Corks Beer and Wine Festival on August 23, 2014 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds.  This is a unique festival where Maryland wine and craft beer come together…catering to beer and wine lovers alike. In an effort to promote “buying local,” the festival will once again feature […]

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Local man to launch Father Nature Outdoors

Local man to launch Father Nature Outdoors

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just over $12000 is left in Christopher DeVore’s endeavor to take his college small business, Father Nature Outdoors, to the ranks of brands seen on the shelves of your local outdoor outfitters. Father Nature Outdoors has more going for it than a fun catch-line, “Because Mother Nature can be a pain”. FNO has the products […]

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Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre seeks directors for 2015

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre seeks directors for 2015

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre is now accepting applications for directors for their 50th performance season in summer 2015. Prospective directors may visit www.summergarden.com to download a Director Questionnaire, then e-mail the completed form and a résumé to prod_dir@summergarden.com. The deadline for applications is September 30, 2014. Interviews will be held in October. Show directors […]

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Annapolis Maritime Antiques opens in Eastport

Annapolis Maritime Antiques opens in Eastport

| July 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Thursday, June 26th, Tony Kime opened the doors of Annapolis Maritime Antiques in Eastport to the public, after a lengthy and extensive renovation process. The location is the former Raven’s Studio on the corner of Severn Avenue and 2nd Street. The new owners of the renovated building, Dome Chartering Inc., kept the improvements true […]

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Kegs and Corks tickets going fast, get yours now

Kegs and Corks tickets going fast, get yours now

| July 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Tickets are now on sale for the Third Annual Kegs and Corks Beer and Wine Festival on August 23, 2014 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds.  This is a unique festival where Maryland wine and craft beer come together…catering to beer and wine lovers alike. In an effort to promote “buying local,” the festival will once again feature […]

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A taste of Silopanna Music Festival

A taste of Silopanna Music Festival

| July 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

People ask me what band really excites me for the upcoming Silopanna Music Festival.  It’s a hard choice, for me because I love discovering new (to me) music and Rams Head On Stage does such a great job of that. There is nothing better (IMHO) than buying a ticket to a show with no idea […]

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Phillips Seafood celebrating 100 years

Phillips Seafood celebrating 100 years

| June 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Not many companies can boast being in business for 100 years, but in 2014, Phillips Seafood celebrates their 100th Anniversary. From their humble beginnings as simple watermen working on the Chesapeake Bay, Phillips Seafood has grown into an international seafood company. Now through Labor Day, Phillips Seafood will be celebrating this Century of Seafood milestone […]

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10 minutes with Blue Angel #6, LT Mark Tedrow

10 minutes with Blue Angel #6, LT Mark Tedrow

| May 19, 2014 | 2 Comments

This morning, I had the opportunity to chat with LT Mark Tedrow, the opposing solo pilot (#6) on the Blue Angels Navy flight demonstration squadron. Tedrow is a native of Charleroi, Pa., and graduated from Charleroi Area High School in 2000, where he lettered in football and basketball. He attended the Academy, where he played […]

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Leeward Market Cafe and Pizzeria

Leeward Market Cafe and Pizzeria

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recently, I got together with two friends, Penny and Cathy, who I worked with for many years at the Anne Arundel County Office of Planning and Zoning. The three of us are now retired and had some serious catching up to do! We decided to meet at noon on a weekday at Leeward Market Café […]

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