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Pride of Baltimore coming to CBMM in August

Pride of Baltimore coming to CBMM in August

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The tall ship Pride of Baltimore II arrives at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, MD on Wednesday, August 6 and remains dockside along CBMM’s campus through August 10, with deck tours offered daily. The replica schooner will be available for guided deck tours from 3-6 p.m. on August 6, and from 9 […]

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Come out for a Kegs and Corks happy hour

Come out for a Kegs and Corks happy hour

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kegs and Corks is looking to be an incredible event this year once again and we are so proud to be a sponsor!  The official pre-party kicks off on August 6th at The Greene Turtle Annapolis and will be a great chance to pre-sample some of the featured brews, have some fun, win some raffles, […]

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Rams Head presents Jeffrey Osborne at Chesapeake Arts Center

Rams Head presents Jeffrey Osborne at Chesapeake Arts Center

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rams Head Promotions announces Jeffrey Osborne on September 14, 2014 at The Chesapeake Arts Center in Brooklyn Park, Md.  Tickets go on sale Friday, July 25th at 10 a.m. Jeffrey Osborne is the five-time Platinum and Gold Record winner who gave us such indelible hits as “Stay With Me Tonight”, “Only Human” and of course […]

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AACC hires former student as new Athletic Director

AACC hires former student as new Athletic Director

| July 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College has named Duane P. Herr of Glen Burnie as director of Athletics. A former scholar-athlete on both AACC’s and Towson’s baseball teams, Herr has been serving as interim coordinator of Athletics since last August. Herr says he looks forward to creating an atmosphere that fosters not only continued success of athletic […]

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Treaty of Paris Festival scheduled for September

Treaty of Paris Festival scheduled for September

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Community Foundation’s Center for the Study of the Treaty of Paris Period (1783-87) is proud to announce the first Treaty of Paris Festival in the long history of Annapolis, where the Treaty of Paris was ratified. The festival’s theme is “Re-Discovering the Treaty of Paris Period.” The festival will take place on Saturday, […]

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Annapolis Smokehouse and Tavern named top barbecue by Open Table

Annapolis Smokehouse and Tavern named top barbecue by Open Table

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Congrats to the Annapolis Smokehouse and Tavern for being named one of the top 30 barbecue restaurants in the United States.  Open Table published the list today which was culled from over 19,000 different restaurants and determined by votes by their verified diners. The only other semi-local place was Hill Country Barbecue Market in DC. […]

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Annapolis School of Seamanship announces courses

Annapolis School of Seamanship announces courses

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis School of Seamanship has announced the upcoming course dates and topics for their classes scheduled for Summer/Fall 2014. The courses are designed to educate and empower mariners with the knowledge and skills necessary to make informed, safe decisions when operating and maintaining a vessel. Master Mariner Captain’s License up to 100-Gross Tons August 4-15: […]

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AAWDC earns grant to train veterans

AAWDC earns grant to train veterans

| July 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation (AAWDC) has been awarded the Veteran Pathways Out of Homelessness (VPOH) grant for the third year to provide training for veterans to help them transition and thrive in civilian careers. The VPOH grant is awarded under the Department of Labor’s Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Program, administered by the Veterans’ Employment and […]

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Kegs and Corks tickets going fast, get yours now

Kegs and Corks tickets going fast, get yours now

| July 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Tickets are now on sale for the Third Annual Kegs and Corks Beer and Wine Festival on August 23, 2014 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds.  This is a unique festival where Maryland wine and craft beer come together…catering to beer and wine lovers alike. In an effort to promote “buying local,” the festival will once again feature […]

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Tanker catches fire outside of McGarvey’s in Annapolis

Tanker catches fire outside of McGarvey’s in Annapolis

| July 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 11:48PM, Annapolis Fire Department units were dispatched to a reported commercial vehicle fire, in the area of 8 Market Space in downtown Annapolis. Upon arrival, units found a 2007 Progressive Tank truck with fire in the engine compartment area. The tank truck was used to remove waste cooking oils […]

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7 displaced as car rams through Annapolis apartment building

7 displaced as car rams through Annapolis apartment building

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday, July 11, 2014, at 01:43AM, Annapolis Fire Department units were dispatched to the unit block of Melrob Court in Eastport, for a reported motor vehicle accident with a car into a structure. Upon arrival, units found a passenger vehicle which had driven into the building, through ground level sliding glass doors, and traveled […]

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Annapolis Police arrest Severn man after gun discharge

Annapolis Police arrest Severn man after gun discharge

| July 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Last night at 6:30pm, the Annapolis Police Department responded to the Harbour House community for a report someone shooting from a vehicle.  Officers located a vehicle matching the description given leaving the area.  The vehicle stopped in the 800 block of Chesapeake Av, four occupants stayed inside the vehicle, but one man ran from the vehicle carrying […]

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Sailboat show announces new expansion

Sailboat show announces new expansion

| July 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

New this year, the 45-year-old Annapolis sailboat show will expand its already large selection of new and premiering sailboats to include previously owned sailboats in a floating marina in St. Mary’s Cove. The United States Sailboat Show, opening October 9-13, 2014, will feature “Brokerage Cove,” a show within a show, overflowing with used boats presented […]

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More than 2 dozen campers sickened by pool chemicals at Camp Letts in Edgewater

More than 2 dozen campers sickened by pool chemicals at Camp Letts in Edgewater

| July 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Fire officials are currently dealing with a mass casualty incident at Camp Letts in Edgewater. Shortly before 10am, crews were dispatched for a number of children who appeared to have been overcome by fumes from a pool on the camp’s property.  At this time, many ambulances have been dispatched and are taking […]

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Arundel Christian Church sponsors seminar for seniors and adult children

Arundel Christian Church sponsors seminar for seniors and adult children

| July 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

“There are more than 50,000 senior citizens in Anne Arundel County and that number is growing every year, requiring more services for this population,” said lead pastor Brian Hamilton. “We are pleased to present this seminar in collaboration with Right at Home.” This free educational seminar, 9 AM to Noon on Saturday July 19, will cover the […]

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Man possibly drowns in pond at Arundel Mills Mall

Man possibly drowns in pond at Arundel Mills Mall

| July 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:   Firefighters and paramedics responding to the report of a subject in the water were informed by mall security that they had witnessed an adult male enter a three acre sediment pond and not surface. When immediate efforts by firefighters to locate the subject were unsuccessful, divers were placed into the water. The body of […]

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Princess Pea Cupcakes taking off from Crofton

Princess Pea Cupcakes taking off from Crofton

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

In March 2014, Annie Shaughnessy received the notice from her supervisor that all contracting professionals fear: the federal contract under which she had been employed for almost a year had been terminated due to mandatory government budget cuts. Despite a successful record with the contracting firm and federal client, Dr. Shaughnessy faced unemployment and an […]

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Authorities recover body from Weems Creek in Annapolis

Authorities recover body from Weems Creek in Annapolis

| July 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

UPDATE 2:  The NRP are asking for help in identifying the body recovered. It is a white male, 5-10, 180 lbs. Wearing black/blue trunks and goggles. Call 410-260-8888 Need ID help: Body pulled from Weems Creek this am. White male, 5-10, 180 lbs. Wearing black/blue trunks and goggles. Call 410-260-8888 — MD NRP (@MDNRPolice) July […]

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Annapolis celebrates Independence Day

Annapolis celebrates Independence Day

| July 5, 2014 | 3 Comments

Hurricane Arthur stayed away (just like I said it would on WRNR on Thursday), the skies cleared, the temperatures dropped, the streets filled with people, and the skies lit up with brilliant colors!  Welcome to Independence Day–Annapolis style. Earlier this morning, we witnessed 39 new citizens take the oath of allegiance at the William Paca […]

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69th Annual Crab Feast scheduled for August 1st

69th Annual Crab Feast scheduled for August 1st

| July 4, 2014 | 2 Comments

Rotarians checking out the #1 crabs before the 69th annual Crab Feast sponsored by the Rotary Club of Annapolis are, from left, event Chairman David Lillefloren, Corporate Dining Chairman Pamela Urnowey, and event Co-Chairman Jim Campbell. The World’s Largest Crab Feast is from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial […]

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Festa Italiana returns to Annapolis

Festa Italiana returns to Annapolis

| July 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

After a long absence the Annapolis Sons of Italy Lodge is hosting a Festa Italiana on Sunday, August 3, 2014 to be held on the Knights of Columbus property on Route 2 [2590 Solomons Island Road] in Edgewater, MD. Admission is free as is parking! The Lodge is honoring Mother Cabrini who founded various Catholic religious […]

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39 new Americans take oath of allegiance in Paca House & Garden

39 new Americans take oath of allegiance in Paca House & Garden

| July 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

I hereby declare, on oath, that I absolutely and entirely renounce and abjure all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign prince, potentate, state, or sovereignty, of whom or which I have heretofore been a subject or citizen; that I will support and defend the Constitution and laws of the United States of America against all […]

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