Tag: Martin O’Malley

Cruise to the St. Michael’s Wine Festival with Watermark

Cruise to the St. Michael’s Wine Festival with Watermark

| April 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

A cruise, hundreds of wines, the Bay and food…what more could you ask for? Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® announces its first special event cruise of the 2015 season: roundtrip cruise and ticket package from Annapolis to the 6th Annual WineFest at St. Michaels on Saturday, April 25, 2015 and Sunday, April 26, 2015. […]

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Watermark opens for another season of fun in Annapolis

Watermark opens for another season of fun in Annapolis

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Spring is here! Watermark is happy to announce another season of fun as the 2015 season of daily walking tours and cruises has kicked off.  Annapolis’ iconic Harbor Queen returned to City Dock Saturday, March 21. The familiar sound of her horn will surely help welcome Spring to Annapolis. Colonial tour guides are back on […]

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Visit Annapolis details April Events

Visit Annapolis details April Events

| March 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

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 April 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for spring break, business or vacation travel, […]

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Spin Sheet’s crew party on April 19th is open to the public

Spin Sheet’s crew party on April 19th is open to the public

| March 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

SpinSheet, the Chesapeake Bay’s sailing magazine, hosts its Crew Party for sailors of all levels Sunday, April 19, from 4-6 p.m., with a Start Sailing Now Q&A one hour before party time from 3-4 p.m., at the Annapolis Maritime Museum (AMM). SpinSheet’s signature spring event, the Crew Party is designed as a festive “meet and […]

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Midshipman found dead in room on Yard

Midshipman found dead in room on Yard

| February 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Eye On Annapolis has learned that a 2nd Class Midshipman (Class of 2016) in the 16th Company at the United States Naval Academy died Thursday night in Bancroft Hall. Details surrounding the death have not been released by the Academy, but we learned that the Midshipman was found deceased by his roommate late Thursday evening. The Midshipman was […]

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Annapolis Senior activity Center to celebrate Black History Month

Annapolis Senior activity Center to celebrate Black History Month

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Senior Activity Center has planned some events in February for Black History Month. Unless otherwise noted, the events will be held at the center at 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis, Md. Anne Arundel Community College instructor Nat Martin will present a condensed version of the history of jazz at 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 10. […]

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Calling artists with disabilities

Calling artists with disabilities

| January 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

Artists of all ages with disabilities who reside in Anne Arundel County are invited to submit artwork to the 2015 Artists Without Limits Art Exhibit. This exhibit will feature works of art created exclusively by Anne Arundel County artists with disabilities. The exhibit will kick off with an Opening Night Reception on April 16, 2015 […]

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AACC paralegal students among first to learn e-file court system

AACC paralegal students among first to learn e-file court system

| January 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College paralegal studies students will be among the first to learn the new e-filing system as part of their training. Erin Gable, the instructional specialist for the Legal Studies Institute, incorporated e-filing into AACC’s course “Law Office Practice and Technology” (LGS 112) last fall, making AACC the first college in the state […]

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Live Arts Maryland to celebrate J. Ernest Green’s 30th anniversary

Live Arts Maryland to celebrate J. Ernest Green’s 30th anniversary

| January 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

Live Arts Maryland celebrates J. Ernest Green’s 30th anniversary as Music Director at Gala 2015 on Saturday, January 24, at 6:30 p.m. at the Loews Annapolis Hotel. Called the best night of entertainment in Annapolis by past gala attendees, Gala 2015 will include lots of great music and, pearls being the traditional 30th anniversary gift, […]

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Pride of Baltimore and Port of Baltimore announce Maritime Day Contest for students

Pride of Baltimore and Port of Baltimore announce Maritime Day Contest for students

| January 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

In anticipation of Baltimore’s 2nd annual National Maritime Day event, Pride of Baltimore, Inc. and the Port of Baltimore have launched their second annual statewide student contest! Maryland K – 12 students are challenged to use their creativity to explain (A) How the Port of Baltimore has changed over time, and why it is a […]

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MEDEX Spot joins Chesapeake Innovation Center as Collaboration Hub Member

MEDEX Spot joins Chesapeake Innovation Center as Collaboration Hub Member

| January 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Innovation Center (CIC), Anne Arundel County’s technology business incubator, today announced that MEDEX Spot has joined as its newest Collaboration Hub member. MEDEX Spot is the founder of the Unmanned Micro Clinic (UMC), a self-service, out-patient booth that offers quality primary healthcare, virtually with little to no wait time.  The UMC conducts medical […]

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St. Martin’s 8th graders in running for $10,000 grant

St. Martin’s 8th graders in running for $10,000 grant

| January 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Scotties, a leader in the tissue industry is pleased to announce the top 10 entries in their Trees Rock® video contest. The 8th grade students from St. Martin’s Lutheran School in Annapolis, MD have emerged as one of the top 10 finalists in the 6th – 8th grade section of this national video contest. The […]

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Maryland’s health insurance program improves nationwide ranking

Maryland’s health insurance program improves nationwide ranking

| January 10, 2015 | 3 Comments

The Maryland State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) recently jumped in its ranking from 34th to 12th out of 54 programs nationally. Michelle P. Holzer, Program Manager for SHIP at the Maryland Department of Aging, attributes the climb both to Maryland’s aging population and the very hard work of program staff and volunteers over the past […]

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O’Malley unveils bust of Harriet Tubman in Government House

O’Malley unveils bust of Harriet Tubman in Government House

| January 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Earlier this week, Governor Martin O’Malley joined state officials and dignitaries at Government House to unveil a bronze bust of Harriet Tubman — the first bust of an African American to be displayed in the Governor’s residence in Annapolis, Maryland. Joining Governor O’Malley for the ceremony were First Lady Katie O’Malley, descendants of Harriet Tubman, […]

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Key School to hold open house

Key School to hold open house

| January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Key School will hold an Open House on Tuesday, January 13, 2015. Families interested in learning more about what Key’s program offers children in Pre-School through grade 4 are invited to attend. Beginning at 9:00 a.m., all visitors will have the opportunity to meet the faculty, see classes in session, and talk with current […]

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Get your plunge on in 22 days!

Get your plunge on in 22 days!

| December 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Maryland State Police (MSP) will host the 19th Annual Polar Bear Plunge and PlungeFest on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Md. More than 10,000 from across the state will plunge into the Chesapeake Bay for a chilly dip to benefit Special Olympics Maryland (SOMD), which provides year-round sports […]

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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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Get your polar bear plunge on in January

Get your polar bear plunge on in January

| December 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Maryland State Police (MSP) will host the 19th Annual Polar Bear Plunge and PlungeFest on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Md. More than 10,000 from across the state will plunge into the Chesapeake Bay for a chilly dip to benefit Special Olympics Maryland (SOMD), which provides year-round sports […]

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MD GOP calls for George Johnson to resign DNR post immediately

MD GOP calls for George Johnson to resign DNR post immediately

| October 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Maryland Republican Party is demanding that O’Malley/Brown appointee George Johnson resign as Superintendent of Maryland Department of Natural Resources Police because he is using taxpayer resources for his political campaign. “George Johnson continues to draw a salary of $143,046 for his taxpayer-funded job while spending his time campaigning for Anne Arundel County Executive,” said […]

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O’Malley encourages people to register to vote

O’Malley encourages people to register to vote

| October 4, 2014 | 2 Comments

Governor O’Malley  highlighted the many ways Marylanders can register to vote and the importance of participating in the 2014 elections in Maryland. The deadline to register to vote for the 2014 elections is Tuesday, October 14, 2014. “Government works best when more people participate at the ballot box,” said Gov. O’Malley. “We’re doing more, not […]

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The Maryland MVA and the Scarecrow from The Wizard of Oz

The Maryland MVA and the Scarecrow from The Wizard of Oz

| April 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

….or, you could just go to the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration and get a high paying job with a pension without the trip to see a Wizard.  No thought process needed–just an innate ability to say “no” and abject refusal to consider anything that might be considered common sense. If you have the ability to […]

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O’Malley Hopes To Raise Minimum Wage To $10.10

O’Malley Hopes To Raise Minimum Wage To $10.10

| January 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yesterday, Governor O’Malley released details of the Administration’s 2014 legislative agenda, focused on boosting efforts to grow the economy from the middle out, create more jobs, support our nation-leading innovation firms, and better prepare our children to compete in the 21st century global economy. “We’re going to forge consensus and increase the minimum wage — […]

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