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BGE offers holiday safety tips

BGE offers holiday safety tips

| December 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

For many families across central Maryland the Thanksgiving holiday marks the beginning of the holiday lighting season for homes and businesses. As safety is a top priority at Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE), the company is providing customers with holiday lighting safety tips and information on preventing winter fires. BGE urges customers to take […]

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Lecture and recital to honor Shakespeare’s 450th birthday

Lecture and recital to honor Shakespeare’s 450th birthday

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jacqueline Thoms, soprano and St. John’s College registrar, and Sophia Dillard, pianist and St. John’s senior, will perform four songs by Shakespearean scholar Richard Simpson (1820-1876) based on Shakespeare’s sonnets. The recital, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Hodson Room in Mellon Hall on Wednesday, November 5 from […]

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Blackwall Hitch hits its stride

Blackwall Hitch hits its stride

| August 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

The newest restaurant in Eastport, Blackwall Hitch, has been open for about 3 months and has really hit its stride. I was invited to a soft opening and thought the food was great and the service was top notch–of course, to a degree you expect that when the owners are hovering around and they are out […]

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Alan Weitzman to receive Silver Medal Award for his contributions to advertising

Alan Weitzman to receive Silver Medal Award for his contributions to advertising

| August 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

The DC Ad Club, in collaboration with the American Advertising Federation (AAF), honors one person annually who has made outstanding contributions to advertising and who has been active in furthering the industry’s standards, creative excellence and responsibility in areas of social concern. Recipients of the Silver Medal Award are recognized for their contributions to their […]

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HeimLantz announces new hire

HeimLantz announces new hire

| July 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The local public accounting and business advisory firm of HeimLantz is pleased to announce that Lydia Samonds has joined the HeimLantz team. “We are excited to have such exceptional talent joining our firm,”said Carter Heim, CPA and President of HeimLantz.  “We know that Lydia will be a strong asset to our clients and our team. […]

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SHOUT! opens at Annapolis Summer Garden Theater

SHOUT! opens at Annapolis Summer Garden Theater

| June 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre’s 2014 season continues with “SHOUT! The Mod Musical”, a musical time capsule straight out of 1960s London.   “SHOUT!” follows five mini-skirted, go-go booted young women who wrestle with—and celebrate—changing attitudes about gender during the swingin’ 60’s.  Their stories spring to life from between the pages of their favorite (fictional) women’s magazine, […]

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New exhibit to open at McBride Gallery

New exhibit to open at McBride Gallery

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the Good Old Summer Time… . A new exhibit will be opening at the McBride Gallery on June 22. The exhibit features 20 painters, each one bringing their interpretation to the theme: John Payne, Hiu Lai Chong, Abigail McBride, Bruce Handford, Phyllis Saroff, Jeremy Pearse and guest artists, Cindy Baron, Shelley Lowenstein, Brandi Neighbors […]

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Londtontowne Symphony season finale scheduled for June 7th

Londtontowne Symphony season finale scheduled for June 7th

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Londontowne Symphony Orchestra has had a memorable season! Their 10th Anniversary Season. It started at Historic London Town & Gardens on the water with Handel’s Water Music Suite. Then a Halloween concert with spooky sounds, haunted melodies and a costume contest. When the New Year came around there was a winter celebration with the […]

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Blackwall Hitch opens in Eastport

Blackwall Hitch opens in Eastport

| May 15, 2014 | 2 Comments

Blackwall Hitch is located where The Rockfish used to stand.  Beyond that, there is little comparison.  After a nine month renovation, Blackwall Hitch is set to open to the public tomorrow at 11am. The restaurant, on the corner of Sixth and Severn Avenues will feature an “urban chic vibe” with an oyster bar, two large dining […]

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Cabbie robbed at gunpoint in Eastport

Cabbie robbed at gunpoint in Eastport

| April 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

A taxi cab driver was robbed at gunpoint early this morning.  According to police, a light skinned black male (approximately 5’10” 180 lbs) took a taxi from Bens Drive to President Street in Eastport. Once the cab arrived at the location, the suspect pulled a handgun on the driver and demanded money. After obtaining the […]

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The Arc recognizes community members

The Arc recognizes community members

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Arc Central Chesapeake Region, an organization that provides customizable, innovative supports and services to people with developmental disabilities and their families held their annual Awards Banquet in honor of staff and community participants and their involvement in improving the lives of those with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Kate Rollason, Executive Director, says, “The important […]

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Upcoming events at Annapolis and Waugh Chapel Towne Centres

Upcoming events at Annapolis and Waugh Chapel Towne Centres

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Towne Centre and the Waugh Chapel Towne Centre have some great events coming up this month and through the summer including the ever popular summer concert series in Annapolis. Annapolis Towne Centre: Make A Wish’s Walk for Wishes Thursday, April 24- 6pm to 8pm   Earth Water Faith Festival Sunday, April 27 2pm […]

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New Opportunities In Construction program for Anne Arundel County

New Opportunities In Construction program for Anne Arundel County

| March 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Office of Central Services, in conjunction with the county Department of Public Works, Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation and the Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Committee, will host New Opportunities in Construction on Tuesday, April 15 from 4-6 p.m., at the Central Sanitation Facility Complex, 445 Maxwell Frye Road in Millersville. This outreach event targets […]

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2nd Annual Rammie Awards, Nominations Sought

2nd Annual Rammie Awards, Nominations Sought

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Rams Head Group is excited to announce the second annual Rammie Awards, an online accolade to recognize outstanding moments in the past year. Winners are chosen by online votes from fans and Rams Head staff. “We love awards season, so we thought, why not get in on the fun,” said Laura Price, Marketing Director […]

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Meet The Artist At Aloft – Vince Lupo

Meet The Artist At Aloft – Vince Lupo

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Aloft BWI hotel and The Chesapeake Arts Center is holding a Meet the Artist Reception featuring local Photographer, Vince Lupo on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Aloft BWI Hotel located at 1741 W. Nursery Rd, Linthicum, Maryland, 21090. The Aloft BWI hotel featured Vince Lupo’s photos for the month of […]

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Tractor Stolen From Historic London Town Gardens

Tractor Stolen From Historic London Town Gardens

| November 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Over the weekend, thieves broke into Historic London Town and Gardens in Edgewater, Maryland and stole the non-profit organization’s tractor. This tractor has been an invaluable tool for the restoration, maintenance and improvement of the gardens and grounds at Historic London Town. The tractor has been essential to several completed projects including  the park’s new […]

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HERE Popping Up Again Tomorrow

HERE Popping Up Again Tomorrow

| October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

They have popped up again. After spending 2 weeks on Spa Road, Forest Drive, and Randall Street, the two women behind Here a pop-up shop are opening tomorrow at 45 West Street! This time around, their theme is “Fall Into Color” and will represent nearly 40 different vendors for 10 days! We stopped in yesterday […]

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What’s New In Anne Arundel County For Fall 2013

What’s New In Anne Arundel County For Fall 2013

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

There’s a lot that’s new in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland this fall and winter. Below is a sampling of some of the latest attractions and experiences that beckon travelers in the months ahead. For a complete listing, visit the Annapolis and Chesapeake Bay website at www.VisitAnnapolis.org. What’s New with Events Annapolis Boat Shows […]

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Celebrate 10 Years Of The Londontowne Symphony Orchestra

Celebrate 10 Years Of The Londontowne Symphony Orchestra

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 10th Anniversary season of the LSO will start with two celebratory concerts in October. The first is “Fall Celebration” on October 6 at Historic London Town & Gardens, and the other is “Spooky Sounds, Haunted Harmonies” on October 26 at the South River High School. These enjoyable concerts will include many of our own […]

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A Warped Tour Recap

A Warped Tour Recap

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wednesday, July 10th was truly the best day ever. I say that a lot, but this definitely ranked up there for a music lover like me! Warped Tour set up at Merriweather Post Pavilion, featuring over 90 bands on 9 stages. They have every genre, from rap to ska to post-hardcore, and even pop-punk! A […]

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Fordham & Dominion Brewing To Host Movie Night

Fordham & Dominion Brewing To Host Movie Night

| March 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fordham & Dominion Brewing will present “Animal House” on March 27, 2013, as part of the Movie Night at the Brewery series. Doors will open at 6:30pm with the music of Community Center, an indie, Delmarva band.  Then, at 7:30pm, “Animal House” will begin to play.  The film will be presented on an outdoor screen […]

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Fordham Brewing Breaks Into UK Supermarkets

Fordham Brewing Breaks Into UK Supermarkets

| February 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

One year after beginning to export their brews across the Atlantic to England, Fordham beers have found their way into Whole Foods Markets in London. Imported by Heathwick, LTD, American craft beers Helles Lager, Copperhead Ale, and Tavern Ale entered London to accolades, being sold in many local bars. It was only a matter of […]

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