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Herndon Climb On Monday

Herndon Climb On Monday

| May 22, 2016 | 1 Comment

The Naval Academy’s Class of 2019’s Herndon monument climb will begin at 1:30 p.m., Monday, May 23, near the front of the Naval Academy Chapel. The event is free and open to the public. Each year, the roughly 1,000 members of the academy’s plebe (freshman) class form a human pyramid around the 21-foot tall Herndon […]

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2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

| May 18, 2016 | 1 Comment

The end of the year is fast approaching for the First Class Midshipmen who will be commissioned as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. Along with the graduation ceremony, which is by invitation only, there are a number of public events including a flight demonstration by the Blue […]

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Fleet Feet to celebrate National Running Day with All4Run on June 1

Fleet Feet to celebrate National Running Day with All4Run on June 1

| May 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Fleet Feet Sports, the local retail leader in supporting the Annapolis running community, announces today its involvement in “All4Run,” a nationwide initiative encouraging communities to take part in a special June 1 group run that will start in the parking lot of Graul’s Market in Annapolis. The event will take place on the same day […]

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Next up at Rams Head On Stage

Next up at Rams Head On Stage

| May 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

[do action=”rams-head-intro”/] 05/05 Spyro Gyra 05/06 Paula Cole 05/07 The New Stew feat. Corey Glover (Living Colour) & Roosevelt Collier *All Ages Matinee* 05/07 The New Romance: 80s Prom Night 05/08 Leftover Salmon 05/09 Kiefer Sutherland w. Austin Plaine 05/10 Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams 05/11 John Hiatt 05/12 Kathy Mattea 05/13 THE WEIGHT: Songs […]

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Merrill Family Foundation matches State grant for Sailing Hall of Fame

Merrill Family Foundation matches State grant for Sailing Hall of Fame

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

The National Sailing Hall of Fame (NSHOF) is pleased to announce that the Merrill Family Foundation has donated $250,000 to match the Maryland State FY 2016 grant for the planning, design and permitting for a new facility at the site of its current location at Annapolis City dock, adjacent to the United States Naval Academy. […]

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The Art of Trumpy Yachts exhibit at Maryland Hall

The Art of Trumpy Yachts exhibit at Maryland Hall

| April 30, 2016 | 1 Comment

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts (MHCA) will mount a major exhibition on the art of Trumpy Yachts in its Chaney and Martino Galleries, May 12 through July 15.  A Single Goal:  The Art of Trumpy Yacht Building will trace the design and construction of these distinctive wooden yachts from 1909 through 1973, when the […]

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2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The end of the year is fast approaching for the First Class Midshipmen who will be commissioned as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. Along with the graduation ceremony, which is by invitation only, there are a number of public events including a flight demonstration by the Blue […]

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Baysox stumble in series finale

Baysox stumble in series finale

| April 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bowie failed to complete a four-game series sweep of Harrisburg, losing to the Senators 6-3 Sunday afternoon. The loss for the Baysox (8-9) is only their second in the past nine games after they started the year 1-7. The Baysox pitching staff tied a season-high with 10 walks in the game to go along with 10 […]

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Meade HS senior wins $20K Coca-Cola scholarship

Meade HS senior wins $20K Coca-Cola scholarship

| April 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Meade High School senior Eric Zhao, who scored a 2,370 on his Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) out of a possible 2,400, has been named a 2016 winner of a Coca-Cola Scholarship that will provide $5,000 a year toward tuition for four years of undergraduate study at the college or university of his choice. The Coca-Cola […]

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Baysox double up Senators

Baysox double up Senators

| April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Friday’s matchup featured a highly anticipated battle between top pitching prospects Baysox starter RHP Parker Bridwell and Senators starter RHP Lucas Giolito. Giolito enters 2016 as the No.1 ranked prospect in the Nationals organization and Bridwell is a member of the Orioles 40-man roster. The game did not disappoint as the contest was back and forth and featured […]

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Baysox partner with Sunrun to educate fans on solar energy

Baysox partner with Sunrun to educate fans on solar energy

| April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox have announced they will be one of 16 communities featured in Minor League Baseball’s new multi-year sponsorship with Sunrun (Nasdaq: RUN), the largest dedicated residential solar company in the United States. As the “Preferred Residential Solar Power Provider of Minor League Baseball,” Sunrun will share how baseball fans across the country can save […]

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Baysox offense prevails despite defensive woes

Baysox offense prevails despite defensive woes

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

After the Baysox saw their four-game winning streak snapped, Bowie responded with a win in their first game of their seven-game homestand. Three Home Runs provided the offensive jolt needed to give Bowie the 6-4 win in their series opener versus Harrisburg. Defense, once again, was an issue for the Baysox Thursday night as an […]

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More great acts coming up at Rams Head On Stage

More great acts coming up at Rams Head On Stage

| April 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

[do action=”rams-head-intro”/] 04/19 Jake Shimabukuro 04/20 + 04/21 America 04/22 + 04/25 The Time Jumpers feat. Vince Gill 04/23 Rita Wilson 04/24 Andy McKee *All Ages Matinee 04/24 Jimmy Webb & Karla Bonoff 04/26 Elizabeth Cook 04/27 Greg Holden 04/28 David Wax Museum & Darlingside w. Twain 04/29 George Perris 04/30 Lera Lynn *All Ages […]

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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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Annapolis Arts Alliance presents 5th juried show at Annapolis Maritime Museum

Annapolis Arts Alliance presents 5th juried show at Annapolis Maritime Museum

| April 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Arts Alliance is proud to partner with the Annapolis Maritime Museum for its 5th annual juried exhibit of local art. This year’s theme is “Maryland—Great People, Places, and Things,” inspiring the artists to take a unique approach to this year’s show through a variety of media including painting, photography, and much more. Maryland—Great […]

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Great Strides walk for Cyctic Fibrosis coming to Annapolis

Great Strides walk for Cyctic Fibrosis coming to Annapolis

| April 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will be holding its annual Great Strides walk in Annapolis, Maryland this June. This national walk brings together tens of thousands of walkers to participate in events that help generate critical funds to fight this inherited fatal disease. The walk will take place at Navy Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland […]

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Register now for summer classes at Maryland Hall

Register now for summer classes at Maryland Hall

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maryland Hall’s Summer Classes are now on sale, featuring 24 new classes for adults and children.  Summer classes begin June 14 and run through mid-August.  To register, go to www.marylandhall.org.   More than 4,500 adults and children take arts classes through three semesters (Winter/Spring; Summer; and Fall) at Maryland Hall in disciplines ranging from art and […]

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Military Resource Center at AACC extends hours

Military Resource Center at AACC extends hours

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Military/Veteran Resource Center at Anne Arundel Community College has extended its hours to Saturdays, effective immediately through May 21, the end of the spring term. The center, located in the Andrew G. Truxal Library in Room 112 on the Arnold campus, is open on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in addition to […]

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Zika: Maryland Urgent Care Update

Zika: Maryland Urgent Care Update

| April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Zika Virus: Maryland Urgent Care Update The Zika virus has infected hundreds of thousands of people in 60 countries and is expected to infect 3-4 million people within a year. Zika virus “is scarier than we initially thought,” Dr. Anne Schuchat of the CDC told reporters on Monday. Of the thirty US cities at highest risk, Washington DC, […]

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Using geneaology to find your identity: a free AACC lecture

Using geneaology to find your identity: a free AACC lecture

| April 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

You may have seen the TV shows – “Finding Your Roots,” “Genealogy Roadshow” or “Who Do You Think You Are?” In those series, researchers help both famous and ordinary people figure out their identity by exploring their ancestors. Anne Arundel Community College is offering a lecture to show area residents how they can conduct their […]

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West African and Brazilian dance and music, tonight at AACC

West African and Brazilian dance and music, tonight at AACC

| April 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Experience music and dance from West Africa and Brazil on April 8 when the Anne Arundel Community College Performing Arts Department presents a World Music and Dance Festival at 7:30 p.m. in the Humanities Building Room 112 on AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. The free event features students from AACC’s world music ensembles, with […]

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Costumes, dancing, picnics, and… Croquet!

Costumes, dancing, picnics, and… Croquet!

| April 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

A beloved Annapolis tradition continues as St. John’s College and the U.S. Naval Academy battle for victory—and bragging rights—at the 34th annual Annapolis Cup. Bring the whole family to this croquet match that promises superb intercollegiate competition as well as a festive lawn party where watching the spectators is as much fun as croquet. Since […]

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