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Schuh appoints new chief administrative officer

Schuh appoints new chief administrative officer

| August 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

County Executive Steve Schuh has appointed Mark Hartzell as Anne Arundel County Chief Administrative Officer. “Mark brings the perfect set of skills to administer effectively county government,” said Schuh. “I promised to make government more efficient, less costly, and more customer friendly to our citizens and Mark’s private sector experience will help accomplish those goals. I’m […]

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Last free summer concert series at Maryland Hall

Last free summer concert series at Maryland Hall

| August 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maryland Hall’s Summer Concert series returns with another season of great music outside on our front lawn and labyrinth. Fun for all ages, bring your lawn chair or blanket and mark your calendar for our annual summer concerts! All concerts are free and no tickets are required. The Summer Concert Series is sponsored by RPH […]

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Shindig prices going up this Saturday

Shindig prices going up this Saturday

| July 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

General Admission ticket prices  will increase to $70.00 THIS SATURDAY, August 1 for the Shindig Music Festival scheduled for September 19th in Carroll Park in Baltimore! Unfortunately, VIP tickets are sold out! This year’s two main stages will be anchored by rock radio staples GODSMACK and 90’s alternative giants STONE TEMPLE PILOTS featuring Chester Bennington […]

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Navy names new assistant women’s basketball coach

Navy names new assistant women’s basketball coach

| July 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Navy head women’s basketball coach Stefanie Pemper announced today the hiring of Ashley Langford as an assistant coach.  Langford comes to Navy from the University of Denver where she had been an assistant for the last three seasons.  “I am really excited to add Ashley to our staff,” said Pemper. “She was the first person […]

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Free concerts at Maryland Hall

Free concerts at Maryland Hall

| July 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maryland Hall’s Summer Concert series returns with another season of great music outside on our front lawn and labyrinth. Fun for all ages, bring your lawn chair or blanket and mark your calendar for our annual summer concerts! All concerts are free and no tickets are required. The Summer Concert Series is sponsored by RPH […]

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Treaty of Paris Center announces upcoming sessions

Treaty of Paris Center announces upcoming sessions

| July 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Treaty of Paris Center has announced upcoming sessions in August as well as their annual festival in September! August 1: “Congress in Annapolis” On Saturday, August 1, the Treaty of Paris Center at the Maryland Inn on Main Street in Annapolis presents “An Overview of What Congress Achieved in Annapolis, Nov. 26, 1783 – Aug. […]

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AYC works with NOAA on study of Chesapeake Bay oysters

AYC works with NOAA on study of Chesapeake Bay oysters

| July 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

This summer, the Annapolis Yacht Club (AYC) is helping the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)’s National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science with a new study being conducted as part of NOAA’s Mussel Watch program. The goal of the study is to help scientists understand the distribution of current-use pesticides, pharmaceuticals, personal care products, and […]

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Schooner Woodwind schedules special sailings for fall season

Schooner Woodwind schedules special sailings for fall season

| July 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

It seems like it was yesterday when the Schooner Woodwind was starting their season. But now they are looking at wrapping it up in a few short months and have scheduled many unique and special sailings. Experience Wednesday night racing, light house tours, brunch aboard, music aboard, and a schooner race. Sept 2:  The Last […]

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Children’s Theatre of Annapolis awards scholarships

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis awards scholarships

| July 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis has announced the winners of the 2015 Children’s Theatre of Annapolis Miriam Wolfe scholarship–Elizabeth Steele and Colleen Coleman. Elizabeth, a recent graduate of Chapelgate Christian Academy, will receive $1,500 toward her future studies at Covenant College, where she will major in English with concentration in Theatre and a minor in Music.  Colleen, […]

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Treaty of Paris Center: July 4th special presentation

Treaty of Paris Center: July 4th special presentation

| July 2, 2015 | 2 Comments

On Saturday, July 4, the Treaty of Paris Center at the Maryland Inn on Main Street in Annapolis presents “After the Declaration of Independence: Congress on the Run,” featuring a lecture by Mark Croatti at 2:30pm in the Treaty of Paris Restaurant on Congress fleeing Philadelphia for Baltimore, including who was serving in Congress and […]

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Free concerts at Maryland Hall

Free concerts at Maryland Hall

| July 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Maryland Hall’s Summer Concert series returns with another season of great music outside on our front lawn and labyrinth. Fun for all ages, bring your lawn chair or blanket and mark your calendar for our annual summer concerts! All concerts are free and no tickets are required. The Summer Concert Series is sponsored by RPH […]

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Fourth of July in Annapolis 2015

Fourth of July in Annapolis 2015

| June 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides invites the public to the Annapolis July 4th parade and firework display on Saturday, July 4th.  The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Amos Garret Boulevard and proceed down West Street, around Church Circle, and down Main Street. Following the parade, the United States Naval Academy Concert Band will perform […]

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Annapolis Community Boating & Summer Sailstice

Annapolis Community Boating & Summer Sailstice

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Community Boating invites you and your family to join us for SUMMER SAILSTICE 2015. Everyone is welcome. Summer Sailstice is a worldwide celebration of sailing on the weekend closest to the summer solstice – this year the solstice falls on Saturday, June 20, 2015! – See more at: http://www.summersailstice.com. On Saturday, June 20, 2015 […]

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Parade commemorating Hermione to take place Tuesday morning in Annapolis

Parade commemorating Hermione to take place Tuesday morning in Annapolis

| June 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, June 16th The Society of Sons of the Revolution in the State of Maryland (SR), The Maryland Society of the Cincinnati and The City of Annapolis will Sponsor a parade through downtown Annapolis and a wreath laying ceremony.  The event honors General Lafayette and France’s key role in the success of the American […]

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Jury finds Glen Burnie man guilty in 2014 attempted murder case

Jury finds Glen Burnie man guilty in 2014 attempted murder case

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced today announced that 23-year-old Ronnie Rashid Downs was found guilty by and Anne Arundel County jury today of attempted second degree murder in the double shooting of 26-year-old Reginald Butler and 25-year-old Reno Green, as well as first and second degree assault, reckless endangerment, use of a […]

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Arnold skipper wins C. Gaither Scott Trophy in Annapolis to Newport Race

Arnold skipper wins C. Gaither Scott Trophy in Annapolis to Newport Race

| June 11, 2015 | 2 Comments

New York Yacht Club’s historic Harbour Court provided a picturesque backdrop for the 2015 Annapolis-to-Newport Race Prize-Giving Ceremony. Participating sailors from 71 boats in 10 classes gathered at the Renaissance Norman-style mansion located high on a hill overlooking Newport harbor to cheer place-winners as they received their trophies while several special awards were also bestowed […]

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Blackwall Hitch opens second location in Alexandria

Blackwall Hitch opens second location in Alexandria

| June 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

Blackwall Hitch opened its second location on Monday, June 8th on the waterfront in Old Town Alexandria.   The restaurant occupies the former Food Court at The Torpedo Factory.  The “Walls of Windows” brings the outside in with breathtaking views of the Potomac River from all angles. The restaurant can accommodate 315 seats inside with […]

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What makes you not a Buddhist

What makes you not a Buddhist

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Gampopa Center, located at 424 Fourth Street in Annapolis, will offer a new series of Tuesday night Buddhist philosophy classes beginning June 9 at 7:00 PM. Stephen Cimino will lead an exploration and group discussion of the Tibetan Buddhist text “What Makes You Not a Buddhist” by Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche. This series of classes […]

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Pride of Baltimore to escort Hermione into harbor

Pride of Baltimore to escort Hermione into harbor

| June 7, 2015 | 2 Comments

Pride of Baltimore II, America’s Star-Spangled Ambassador, will host an event of international proportions on Friday, June 19, 2015 as Pride makes rendezvous with the French-built Hermione, a replica of the Marquis de Lafayette’s 18th century ship. Captains of both vessels will meet near the Key Bridge as Pride escorts the Hermione to the Inner […]

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AACC invites community to exhibit artwork

AACC invites community to exhibit artwork

| June 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

All artists in the community are invited to exhibit their art in an open all-media exhibit, “Heliotrope Bouquet 17,” from June 8 to July 10, at the John A. Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery at Anne Arundel Community College. There is no juror for this show and no entry fee. This year marks the […]

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Amputee Warrior Softball Classic at Baysox stadium this weekend

Amputee Warrior Softball Classic at Baysox stadium this weekend

| June 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic has partnered with Pro Athletes Organization (PAO) to become the primary sponsor and media partner of a successful annual softball event that benefits charities that assist wounded veterans. The2015 Comcast SportsNet Amputee Warrior Softball Classic,which will be open to the public,will be held at Prince George’s Stadium in Bowie, Md., home of […]

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Treaty of Paris Center to discuss frigate Hermione this weekend

Treaty of Paris Center to discuss frigate Hermione this weekend

| June 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

This Saturday, the Treaty of Paris Center will feature a lecture at 2:30pm on the original French frigate Hermione to promote the visit to Annapolis from June 16-17 by the exact replica of the Hermione. The Treaty of Paris Center’s June 6 session will take place in the Maryland Inn’s Crown and Crab Room from 11:00am […]

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