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County Schools launch Pinterest and Instagram social media channels

County Schools launch Pinterest and Instagram social media channels

| August 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Public Schools has expanded its social media network to now include Instagram and Pinterest. With an emphasis on the student voice, the AACPS Instagram page will showcase student artwork and photography. The page will not only highlight the talents of students through the AACPS Visual Arts program, but also showcase school happenings […]

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Curve deals Baysox a blow

Curve deals Baysox a blow

| August 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox dropped the first game of the series against Altoona on Friday night by a score of 6-3 after a big five-run Curve sixth inning. Baysox starter Chris Lee (3-1, 2.82) took his first loss of the season in four Baysox starts. Despite the loss, the Baysox hold a 4.5 game lead over both […]

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Manny Machado bobblehead giveaway this Sunday

Manny Machado bobblehead giveaway this Sunday

| August 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

Avast Ye! The Bowie Baysox have announced the “Captain Manny” Machado Bobblehead Giveaway on Pirates & Ninjas Day Sunday, Aug. 9 at 2:05 p.m. as the Baysox take on the New Hampshire Fisher Cats at Prince George’s Stadium. The first 1,000 landlubbers ages 13 and up will receive the bobbling pirate-themed rendition of the former Baysox […]

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A Firefly Music Festival recap (PHOTOS)

A Firefly Music Festival recap (PHOTOS)

| July 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

High temperatures, a tornado watch, and flying tents were not able to stop the success of Firefly Music Festival in Dover, DE. The four day festival is on its fourth year and continues to grow every year not with just the diverse lineup, but with the number of festival goers making their way to Dover […]

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AAACCVB lays out July events in Anne Arundel County

AAACCVB lays out July events in Anne Arundel County

| June 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 July 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest a roaring success

Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest a roaring success

| June 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Bay Events announced  that the 2015 Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival was a huge success. After holding a smaller festival in Southern Maryland in 2014, the Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival (CBBF) returned to Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Maryland  in May 2015.  “Not only did we offset a fairly large deficit from 2014, the […]

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Inn at Horn Point wins TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Award

Inn at Horn Point wins TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Award

| June 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Inn at Horn Point, an Annapolis Bed & Delicious Breakfast, announced that it has been recognized as a Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame winner by TripAdvisor®. The Certificate of Excellence award celebrates an exceptional achievement in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently attract a significant level of online traveller reviews. […]

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Free tasting event at Cleo’s Fine Oils

Free tasting event at Cleo’s Fine Oils

| June 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Farmers’ Markets are open for business throughout the region and residents are enjoying the early crop of fruits & vegetables. As we dig in, Cleo’s Fine Oils and Vinegars of Annapolis offers this reminder: Variety is the spice of life.  This June Cleo’s will showcase how healthy oils & vinegars can transform local seasonal produce […]

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Hurricane season is underway

Hurricane season is underway

| June 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

Mayor Michael Pantelides wants to make sure that all Annapolis residents are prepared for the upcoming Atlantic Hurricane Season, which started June 1. The National Hurricane Center predicts the 2015 season outlook will have 6-11 named storms of which 3-6 could become hurricanes. To ensure Annapolis is ready, the City of Annapolis Office of Emergency […]

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Dance Theatre of Harlem to feature Annapolis man in June performance

Dance Theatre of Harlem to feature Annapolis man in June performance

| May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The world-renowned Dance Theatre of Harlem performs live in Baltimore, MD on Saturday, June 20, 2015 at 8:00 p.m., at the Carl J. Murphy Fine Arts Center at Morgan State University. The performance is co-presented by the Reginald F. Lewis Museum and Murphy Fine Arts Center. This special performance is in conjunction with the exhibition Dance Theatre of Harlem: 40 Years of Firsts, […]

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Weitzman hires Jim Schmidt as new VP/Senior Creative Director

Weitzman hires Jim Schmidt as new VP/Senior Creative Director

| May 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Weitzman, a full-service, results-driven marketing agency today announced the addition of Jim Schmidt, who joins the company as Vice President/Senior Creative Director. In that role, Schmidt will lead Weitzman’s creative discipline, providing strategic guidance for clients and artistic direction for the team. Schmidt brings more than 20 years of creative experience to Weitzman, having most […]

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Free Festival: Arts in the Park on Saturday

Free Festival: Arts in the Park on Saturday

| April 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, April 25, 2015, artist and musicians will join forces at the second annual FREE “Arts in the Park Festival” at the Chesapeake Arts Center located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225. Local Maryland artists will exhibit and offer their work for sale, while a festival of live music is presented from […]

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Whistleblower review: Annapolis complies with State law

Whistleblower review: Annapolis complies with State law

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

After former City employee Rob Savidge alleged that the City’s Forest Conservation Program processes were illegal according to State law, an independent legal review opines otherwise.  Once the allegations were made, the Annapolis City Council and Mayor Michael Pantelides engaged the services of David Plymyer, the former County Attorney for Anne Arundel County. In addition […]

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Emmy winning Chip Wade to speak at Mid Maryland Home Expo

Emmy winning Chip Wade to speak at Mid Maryland Home Expo

| April 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Mid Maryland Home Expo moves to it’s new home at the Benfield Sportscenter April 11-12, and will showcase over 80 companies with everything for the home in one place. The Expo gives consumers a chance to discover opportunities and new technologies for improving and enhancing their home, shop, compare and save with great pricing, […]

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Save the date for the 4th Annual Naptown barBAYq

Save the date for the 4th Annual Naptown barBAYq

| March 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Mark your calendars for the 4th Annual Naptown barBAYq Contest & Music Festival, to be held Saturday, May 2nd and Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, in Crownsville, MD. The Festival is a family affair and will feature a barbeque contest, great food, libations, over forty bands will perform continuous live […]

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Anne Arundel County employee to be honored as “Black History Hero”

Anne Arundel County employee to be honored as “Black History Hero”

| February 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Central Services Office employee Joanne Jackson will be honored this week as a “Black History Hero” during the Maryland Live Casino’s February 24th Black History Month Celebration. Jackson currently serves as the Minority/Small Business Enterprise Coordinator for the county.  Each year, Maryland Live Casino honors “Black History Heroes” who have made a […]

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Foodies rejoice, Annapolis Restaurant Week on horizon

Foodies rejoice, Annapolis Restaurant Week on horizon

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Foodies, Rejoice!  43 of  Annapolis’ top restaurants will participate in the Annapolis Business Association’s annual Annapolis Restaurant Week, held February 23-March 1, 2015. With a growing number of restaurants receiving acclaim from national media, Annapolis is becoming one of the hottest culinary destinations in Maryland. This year’s program provides visitors and locals an opportunity to […]

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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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No Capes for the win in Battle of the Bands XVII

No Capes for the win in Battle of the Bands XVII

| February 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

In the end, a foursome from Broadneck High School came out on top of the 17th Annual Anne Arundel County High School Battle of the Bands held last night at Maryland Hall. The Battle of the Bands (BOTB) is 100% volunteer supported effort to raise much needed funds for the music departments of high schools […]

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Shady Side man killed in New Years crash

Shady Side man killed in New Years crash

| January 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

On 1/1/2015 at approximately 6:34pm Traffic Safety was called to a report of a single vehicle collision into a tree on Shady Side Road near Cedarhurst Road in Shady Side. Preliminary investigation revealed a white Ford Crown Victoria was driving northbound on Shady Side Road and failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway. The […]

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AIMA releases statement condemning murder of NYPD officers

AIMA releases statement condemning murder of NYPD officers

| December 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance (AIMA) condemns in the strongest possible terms the murders of NYPD officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos yesterday.  A response of violence that many of us feared, but dared not speak aloud has now happened, thus it warrants a response. Any Homicide/murder for anything other than self-defense is immoral and […]

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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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