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Backstage with Plaid Brixx

Backstage with Plaid Brixx

| February 20, 2017

The Ottobar hosted We The Kings 10 year tour last night. While many were caught in memories of a band from their youth I was able to catch up with Plaid Brixx a band set out to make a new mark in music. Classically packed in a van, these three Chris Duggan (Vocals & Guitar), […]

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Infinity Theatre Company announces directors for summer productions

Infinity Theatre Company announces directors for summer productions

| May 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Infinity Theatre Company has officially announced Directors for its 2016 season. Fresh off producing the critically acclaimed Broadway Revival of DAMES AT SEA, and after six years of producing Infinity Theatre shows, Co-Producing Artistic Director Alan Ostroff will make his mainstage directing debut, with ALMOST HEAVEN: SONGS OF JOHN DENVER and co-directing MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET. “ALMOST HEAVEN and […]

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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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Maryland’s Assateague Island National Seashore to be featured on “Forever Stamp”

Maryland’s Assateague Island National Seashore to be featured on “Forever Stamp”

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Wild horses of Maryland’s and Virginia’s Assateague Island National Seashore were previewed today as the third of 16 Forever Stamp images to be revealed over a three-week period to celebrate the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary. A photograph by Tim Fitzharris of Fayetteville, AR, was used to create the image. Assateague Island National Seashore, MD […]

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Historic Preservation and Economics:  Recent Lessons from Home and Abroad

Historic Preservation and Economics: Recent Lessons from Home and Abroad

| April 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mayor Michael Pantelides invites you to a special meeting of the Annapolis Historic Preservation Commission featuring a lecture by Donovan Rypkema on April 28th at 630pm at City Hall. This is part of the “Preservation50” lecture series, presented by the City of Annapolis and co-sponsored by Four Rivers Heritage Area, the Annapolis Partnership and Historic […]

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Register <em> and</em> vote during Maryland’s Early Voting Period

Register and vote during Maryland’s Early Voting Period

| April 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

While the deadline to change parties and register has passed; there is still another chance for first time registrations (not changes). For the first time ever, Maryland is offering same-day registration during early voting (from April 14th – April 21st). The decision to make this available was part of a voting expansion bill passed in […]

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Want to see an awesome, powerful show at Rams Head On Stage? Tower of Power!

Want to see an awesome, powerful show at Rams Head On Stage? Tower of Power!

| April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

I first saw Tower of Power in 1987 in a small club outside of Philly. No one had ever heard of them, including me, but after seeing them–they have never been forgotten! Hot..smoking hot horns. Great personality, and one of the best bands with the tightest musicians you will likely encounter!  They are playing at the […]

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AAMC surgeon honored for excellence in clinical surgery and medicine

AAMC surgeon honored for excellence in clinical surgery and medicine

| April 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center’s (AAMC) Adrian Park, MD, chairman of the Department of Surgery, recently received an Arnold P. Gold Foundation – SAGES Award for Clinical Excellence and Humanism in Medicine. The award was presented at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) annual meeting. The award is given each year to practicing […]

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Blackwall Hitch opening 3rd location in Rehoboth

Blackwall Hitch opening 3rd location in Rehoboth

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Keeping their connection to water and all things nautical, locally-owned restaurant Blackwall Hitch announced the opening of a third location in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. Mid-States Management Group, the Crofton-based parent company of the original Blackwall Hitch concept, will open a new location at 52 Rehoboth Avenue, approximately 2 blocks from the boardwalk, in late May […]

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9:30 Club wins Pollstar’s Nightclub of the Year– AGAIN

9:30 Club wins Pollstar’s Nightclub of the Year– AGAIN

| March 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

When the coveted Pollstar Awards were handed out earlier this month in San Francisco, the legendary 9:30 Club snagged “Nightclub of the Year” Award for the 11th time — more times than any other club in Pollstar’s history. Pollstar is the industry’s leading concert trade publication, and the awards are determined through a vote of U.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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Strata Music Ensemble this weekend at Unitarian Universalist Church

Strata Music Ensemble this weekend at Unitarian Universalist Church

| February 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Friday, February 26 at 8 pm, Strata, the acclaimed trio of clarinet, violin/viola and piano, presents chamber music by German Romantic Max Bruch, Italian Gian Carlo Menotti, and new works by Libby Larsen and Dana Wilson, including a world premiere by Larsen, one of America’s most performed living composers. Strata brings together the considerable […]

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Annapolis Film Festival preview

Annapolis Film Festival preview

| February 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

AFF’s 2016 slate includes films from 22 different countries, representing a diverse arena of interests ranging from hand-hewn wooden boats in the Grenadines to hand-painted wooden synagogues in Poland. Our films star African-American poets and activists, scientists taking action against climate change, search and rescue dogs, and goldfish, among others. We’ll tackle the politics of […]

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DC’s 9:30 Club starring in new television series

DC’s 9:30 Club starring in new television series

| February 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Launching nationwide on public television this April is a new series unlike any other: “Live At 9:30 Hosted by Squarespace” – an unpredictable, modern-day music variety show.   Off the beaten path in Washington, D.C. is one of the world’s greatest music venues — the 9:30 Club. It’s the most-attended music club of its size in the world – a 1200-person venue where […]

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Annapolis Mayor Pantelides proposes eliminating DNEP and HR departments

Annapolis Mayor Pantelides proposes eliminating DNEP and HR departments

| February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces his proposal to reorganize and realign several city offices and departments in an effort to improve the efficiency of services provided to the citizens of Annapolis.  “This proposed realignment is based in part on last year’s adoption of the Program Based Budgeting process by the City Council,” Mayor Pantelides said.  […]

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Auditor: County plowed private roads in Gibson Island during recent storm

Auditor: County plowed private roads in Gibson Island during recent storm

| February 15, 2016 | 1 Comment

Citing an “overzealous” employee who wanted to ensure that “the County Executive was dug out,” plows from a contracted snow removal company were sent to the private Gibson Island community on January 22, 2016 to plow for more than three hours. In a letter sent to County Executive Steve Schuh and all Councilmen obtained by […]

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Free burgers for first 100 people at BGR on February 9th

Free burgers for first 100 people at BGR on February 9th

| February 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Burger lovers, rejoice – the award-winning BGR the Burger Joint is celebrating its one-year anniversary in Annapolis by giving away 100 free burgers. Located at 2101 Somerville Road, the restaurant will give the first 100 people in line Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 11 a.m. a free “The Burger.” BGR prides its menu on serving exclusively […]

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Hall of Records to become permanent exhibit at DC’s famed 9:30 Club

Hall of Records to become permanent exhibit at DC’s famed 9:30 Club

| January 29, 2016 | 1 Comment

The 9:30 Club just announced that the official 9:30 Hall Of Records, originally created for the 9:30 World’s Fair Double Anniversary Celebration, will be turned into a permanent installation in the Club. The Hall Of Records is a massive library collection containing a vinyl or CD of every single act that ever headlined the club from May […]

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Jill Porter named Assistant Director of Sales for CCMIT

Jill Porter named Assistant Director of Sales for CCMIT

| January 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute (CCMIT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jill Porter as Assistant Director of Sales. She had previously been Manager of Sales for CCMIT. In her new role, Porter will support Brian Senft, Director of Sales, in the development and execution of CCMIT’s marketing strategy and in staff […]

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Ring in the holidays with handmade arts and crafts at St. John’s College

Ring in the holidays with handmade arts and crafts at St. John’s College

| November 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] St. John’s College invites members of the Annapolis area community to its annual Holiday Agora on Saturday, December 5, from noon to 4 p.m. in the college’s Great Hall. This festive marketplace, which is free and open to the public, features hand-crafted silver and copper jewelry, watercolors, graphic art prints, sculptures, pottery, ornaments, […]

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AACC nursing grads have new transfer option

AACC nursing grads have new transfer option

| November 27, 2015 | 8 Comments

[do action=”fringe”/] Anne Arundel Community College has signed an agreement with Simmons College in Masschusetts to make it easier for AACC’s nursing graduates to enroll in Simmons’ RN-to Master of Science in Nursing Nurse Practitioner degree program. To take advantage of the agreement, AACC nursing students need to show documentation they are licensed as registered […]

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Brigadoon at the Compass Rose through December

Brigadoon at the Compass Rose through December

| November 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] Come to Scotland for the holidays and never leave Annapolis! Compass Rose Theater reinvents the lovely and romantic musical, Brigadoon by Alan J. Lerner and Frederick Loewe with twelve outstanding actors. Brigadoon tells the story of a town in the Highlands of Scotland, which appears only once every hundred years. A couple of […]

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