Tag: Recreation

Local teen raised $800 for Cats R Us feline rescue

Local teen raised $800 for Cats R Us feline rescue

| April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month, Annapolis teen, Josalyn Bonney (14) announced the winners in a month long raffle in support of area feline rescue Cats R Us. The raffle raised $812 to purchase a microchip scanner and 100 chips through Chip FurKeeps, a collaborative effort between PetFinder and Home Again to provide microchips to shelters around the […]

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In Vino Veritas returning to St. John’s (April 25, 26, 2014)

In Vino Veritas returning to St. John’s (April 25, 26, 2014)

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

In Vino Veritas–in wine, there is truth.  This year marks the third for the event for oenophiles. Experience the Grand Tasting as well as in depth workshops and seminars. 200+ wines and 15+ wineries will be represented in this must-do event for wine lovers! In Vino Veritas: Raising the Bar for Regional Wine Events April […]

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Annapolis Beer Week kicks off with a muddy run

Annapolis Beer Week kicks off with a muddy run

| March 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

I was not sure if they were there to run, to drink, or both; but, more than 2000 people showed up yesterday morning at the 2nd Annual Beer Run to kick off Annapolis Beer Week! The weather, while not cooperative, was certainly not a deterrent as people milled about under pavilions and tents sampling more […]

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Officer involved in shooting while investigating burglary

Officer involved in shooting while investigating burglary

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

On March 12, 2014, at approximately 12:37 a.m., officers from the Western District responded to the Baltimore Washington Auto Outlet located in the 2700 block of Annapolis Road in Hanover for a burglar alarm. Upon arriving, officers discovered that the business had been burglarized. Suspects were still on scene and fled on foot. One of […]

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Friends Of Jug Bay At Greenstreet Gardens

Friends Of Jug Bay At Greenstreet Gardens

| February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Friends of Jug Bay again partner with Greenstreet Gardens in Lothian, for a winter day of lively educational entertainment.  Liz Smith, of Raptor’s Eye, and Ranger Billy will present live birds , including  owls, a hawk, a kestrel, a merlin , as well as a few surprise visitors.  Kid Make-N-Take Crafts – Ongoing. Lunch […]

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Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge Scheduled For May 10th

Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge Scheduled For May 10th

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Registration is now open for the First Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge by Ignyte Fitness on May 10, 2014. This is the first time an event like this is being held in this area, and we hope to make this an annual event at Camp Letts. This unique challenge allows participants in a two hour course to test their […]

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Annapolis Police Issue Preliminary Statement On Shootings

Annapolis Police Issue Preliminary Statement On Shootings

| January 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department has released two very brief statements on the two shootings that occurred last night. Silopanna Road Armed Robbery/Shooting – 201400000316 – Unit block of Silopanna Rd – 01/20 at 10pm:  A 32 year old man from Harwood was walking on the footbridge in the area when he was approached by two […]

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Boat Show Deal Closes Moments After Pantelides Sworn Into Office

Boat Show Deal Closes Moments After Pantelides Sworn Into Office

| December 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mayor Michael J. Panetlides was sworn into office this afternoon at 3:55pm At 4:36pm, Eye On Annapolis received a release that the deal to sell the Annapolis Boat Shows had just been completed. Mike Pantelides is sworn in. He will be the 136th mayor of #Annapolis. pic.twitter.com/joZNJrWvty — 1430WNAV (@1430WNAV) December 2, 2013 Paul Jacobs, […]

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125 Years Of Senior Center Leadership

125 Years Of Senior Center Leadership

| November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities recognized over 125 years of combined leadership experience among its seven Senior Activity Center Directors.  These directors make a positive impact on the communities they serve each day, engaging older adults in life-changing activities. Anne Arundel County’s Senior Activity Centers offer a wide range of educational […]

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BREAKING: Serious Accident Closes Route 50 In Annapolis

BREAKING: Serious Accident Closes Route 50 In Annapolis

| November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

UPDATED 10:51pm:   Accident involved a tractor trailer and possibly three other vehicles. One patient was transported to Shock Trauma via ambulance, one to PG trauma center via ambulance and one to AAMC in Annapolis with minor injuries. Rt-50 remains closed EB near I-97 use caution as major delays expected. A serious accident involving 4 vehicles […]

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Ignyte Fitness Presents Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge

Ignyte Fitness Presents Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge

| November 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Registration is now open for the First Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge by Ignyte Fitness on May 10, 2014. This is the first time an event like this is being held in this area, and we hope to make this an annual event at Camp Letts. This unique challenge allows participants in a two hour course to test their […]

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Kegs & Corks Beer And Wine Festival Donates $5,000

Kegs & Corks Beer And Wine Festival Donates $5,000

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Second Annual Kegs & Corks Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival held at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds raised $5,000 for Hospice of the Chesapeake.  In addition to local wines and craft beers, this year’s festival held in August featured craft beers from around the world and was moved to a bigger venue due to […]

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Bountiful Harvest Scheduled

Bountiful Harvest Scheduled

| October 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, November 2nd, the Friends of the Light House will continue a long-standing local tradition by hosting the 23rd Bountiful Harvest.   This annual event benefits the Light House, a homeless prevention support center in Annapolis, Maryland and will take place from 7-10 PM at the Bistro at the Golf Club at South River. This […]

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Police Need Help With Suspicious Death Of South County Dog

Police Need Help With Suspicious Death Of South County Dog

| October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Friday, October 25, 2013, at approximately 10:57 a.m., officers from the Southern District responded to the 6000 block of Allwine Avenue in Deale a complaint of possible animal abuse. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the owner of a three-year-old Beagle/Boston Terrier mix named “Marley”, who indicated that he let his dog out into a […]

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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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Armed Robbery At Forest Drive 7 Eleven

Armed Robbery At Forest Drive 7 Eleven

| October 7, 2013 | 1 Comment

The 7 Eleven at the corner of Forest Drive and Spa Road was robbed early Sunday morning by an armed, masked man. At approximatley, 4:35am, an unknown masked subject displaying a handgun entered the business demanding money from the cashier.  The cashier handed over an undetermined amount of cash and the subject fled on foot […]

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Free Root Beer Floats At Rams Head Tomorrow

Free Root Beer Floats At Rams Head Tomorrow

| October 2, 2013 | 1 Comment

An annual Rams Head celebration, occurring the same day every year, free Root Beer Floats will be available on Thursday, October 3, 2013. Root Beer Floats will be served at all four Rams Head Restaurants with the purchase of an entrée. Rams Head’s Root Beer Floats are made with vanilla ice cream and locally-made Root […]

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Girl Scouts’ Camp Whipporwill Receives Grant From IKEA

Girl Scouts’ Camp Whipporwill Receives Grant From IKEA

| September 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Girl Scouts of Central Maryland’s (GSCM) Camp Whippoorwill, the oldest among the Girl Scout Council’s four camp properties—received a facelift with support from IKEA. The international home furnishings retailer came through with $10,000 via the IKEA Life Improvement contest which awards grants to non profit organizations with financial need. The IKEA Life Improvement contest solicits online votes in […]

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Cheestoberfest Coming To Fordham & Old Dominion

Cheestoberfest Coming To Fordham & Old Dominion

| September 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fordham & Dominion Brewing will be holding their first ever Cheesetoberfest at the brewery on October 5, 2013 from 2 to 5pm. Cheestoberfest is an all-out, no holds barred, grilled cheese competition, being held at Fordham & Dominion Brewing, that features 20 Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Pennsylvania restaurants, including: 33 West, Restaurant 55, McGlynn’s, Cowboy Up, […]

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Bike Lanes Coming To Bay Ridge Avenue

Bike Lanes Coming To Bay Ridge Avenue

| September 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Joshua J. Cohen and the Department of Public Works announce that the repaving of Bay Ridge Avenue will include the installation of bicycle lanes on both sides of the roadway and will start in mid-September, weather permitting. As part of the project, and in keeping with the City’s Bicycle Master Plan, the bicycle […]

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Annual Dog Swim At Truxtun Park Pool

Annual Dog Swim At Truxtun Park Pool

| August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Recreation and Parks will host its annual Dog Days of Summer event at the Truxtun Park Pool located at 251 Pump House Road in Annapolis on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 from 4 to 7 p.m. Bring your pooch to the pool for some doggie paddle fun! Event requirements: well-behaved dogs over the age of […]

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Pit Bull Mix Injures 3 In Shadyside

Pit Bull Mix Injures 3 In Shadyside

| August 19, 2013 | 38 Comments

UPDATE: From the Anne Arundel County Police Department: On Sunday, August 18, 2013, at approximately 8:33 p.m., officers from the Southern District responded to the 4900 block of Filbert Drive in Shady Side for an aggressive animal.  Upon arrival, officers located three female victims. The first victim, a 29-year-old female, received non-life threatening injuries after […]

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