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More greatness from Rams Head On Stage

More greatness from Rams Head On Stage

| January 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

01/22 Red Molly w. Michael Clem of eddie from ohio 01/23 Dirty Bourbon River Show 01/24 Free Range Improv Comedy 01/25 Marshall Tucker Band 01/27 Little River Band 01/28 Heart Brigade: A Tribute to Heart 01/29 Tiempo Libre 01/30 The Smithereens 01/31 Good Deale Bluegrass & Eastman String Band 02/02 Robert Cray Band 02/03 John […]

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Pride of Baltimore and Port of Baltimore announce Maritime Day Contest for students

Pride of Baltimore and Port of Baltimore announce Maritime Day Contest for students

| January 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

In anticipation of Baltimore’s 2nd annual National Maritime Day event, Pride of Baltimore, Inc. and the Port of Baltimore have launched their second annual statewide student contest! Maryland K – 12 students are challenged to use their creativity to explain (A) How the Port of Baltimore has changed over time, and why it is a […]

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Shenandoah Run to perform at St. Margaret’s Church

Shenandoah Run to perform at St. Margaret’s Church

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The folk music group Shenandoah Run will perform in concert at St. Margaret’s Church on Saturday, Jan. 17, at 7:30 p.m. The church is located at 1601 Pleasant Plains Rd in Annapolis on the Broadneck peninsula. Shenandoah Run is a nine-member Americana folk band from the Washington, DC area. Formed in 2011, the band blends […]

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Quit smoking now…for free

Quit smoking now…for free

| January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Stop Smoking Today. Cigarette smoking and secondhand smoke exposure are the leading preventable causes of death. In Anne Arundel County, MD, 1 in 5 adults smokes, and lung cancer is the County’s leading cancer killer. Get FREE Help to Quit Smoking. Download or order a FREE Quit Smoking Kit, attend a FREE class, or call […]

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How to survive a Polar Bear Plunge

How to survive a Polar Bear Plunge

| January 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

It takes some nerve to jump into the Chesapeake Bay in the middle of winter. But we do it. For 19 years now at the Polar Bear Plunge to support Maryland Special Olympics. The organizing team of the Maryland State Police Polar Bear Plunge for Special Olympics is reminding all those participating in or visiting […]

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Mitchell Gallery announces new exhibit: Lineage of American Perceptual Painters

Mitchell Gallery announces new exhibit: Lineage of American Perceptual Painters

| December 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College invites the community to the exhibition, “A Lineage of American Perceptual Painters,” on view from January 15 through March 1. The exhibition, which is free and open to the public, is curated by Matt Klos, with assistance from Lucinda Edinberg. As part of the opening reception, Art Educator […]

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Michael Phelps and a step-by-step guide to handling a DUI arrest

Michael Phelps and a step-by-step guide to handling a DUI arrest

| December 29, 2014 | 5 Comments

What does the average John Doe have in common with 18-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer Michael Phelps? From a legal standpoint, the answer might be more than you’d expect—they’re both: a.) human, and hence predisposed to momentary lapses in judgment; b.) subject to the same laws and equal treatment before the justice system; and c.) […]

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Gino Vannelli coming to Rams Head On Stage

Gino Vannelli coming to Rams Head On Stage

| December 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

New shows just announced! Pat Green Friday, March 6 8pm | $49.50   Albert Cummings Sunday, March 29 8pm | $22.50   Lyndsey Highlander Friday, April 17 8pm | $20   Gino Vannelli Friday, May 8 8pm | $85   A Southern Soul Tribute: The Music Of Muscle Shoals & Stax/Volt Presented by Newmyer Flyer […]

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Chinese higher education delegation visits AACC

Chinese higher education delegation visits AACC

| December 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) and Montgomery College recently hosted 20 higher education visitors from China including presidents, vice presidents and deans. The participants wanted to learn more about community college systems and processes as well as partnerships with local industry and four-year colleges and universities. The three-week visit was arranged through AACC’s partner Global […]

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Former AACC lacrosse player to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Former AACC lacrosse player to be inducted into Hall of Fame

| December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

A former women’s lacrosse player at Anne Arundel Community College – who now is an assistant coach for the team – will be inducted into the National Junior College Athletic Association Lacrosse Hall of Fame next spring. Jenn Gappert-Phelps, who played midfield as Jenn Gappert on AACC’s 2004 and 2005 lacrosse teams, will be among […]

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New shows announced at Rams Head On Stage

New shows announced at Rams Head On Stage

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

12/18 Robert Randolph & The Family Band w. Willies Light 12/19 + 20 Carbon Leaf w. Marie Miller 12/21 Hard Travelers 12/22 Burlesque-A-Pades 12/26 Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes 12/27 O’Malley’s March 12/28 ReBirth Brass Band 12/29 Javier Colon of The Voice 12/30 Seldom Scene *Ultimate Performance Package Available 12/31 Marcus Johnson (Premium Buffet, […]

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Annapolis protest march goes off with only a slight hitch

Annapolis protest march goes off with only a slight hitch

| December 12, 2014 | 3 Comments

The numbers were not nearly what City officials predicted (1000), but there were about 200-300 peaceful protestors (according to a DGS officer at Lawyer’s Mall) who took to the streets of Annapolis to protest police brutality. The crowd was on time, polite, and respectful.  It was everything that the police had hoped. Annapolis Police Chief […]

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Upcoming shows at Rams Head On Stage

Upcoming shows at Rams Head On Stage

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

12/12 Paula Poundstone 12/13 Dublin 5 w. Seamus Kennedy 12/14 Murder Mystery Brunch: “A Dickens Of A Murder” 12/14 Jon McLaughlin Christmas Tour w. Andy Davis 12/15 + 16 AMFM’s “An Annapolis Christmas” 12/17 Pieces Of A Dream 12/18 Robert Randolph & The Family Band 12/19 + 20 Carbon Leaf w. Marie Miller 12/21 Hard […]

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AAACCVB welcomes Virginia Tech and University of Cincinnati to the Military Bowl

AAACCVB welcomes Virginia Tech and University of Cincinnati to the Military Bowl

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) invites college bowl lovers from across the country to build extra time into their itinerary when they converge on Annapolis to watch the Virginia Tech Hokies kick off against the University of Cincinnati Bearcats in the seventh annual Military Bowl® presented by Northrop Grumman, […]

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Lulu’s Fate to appear at 333 Coffeehouse

Lulu’s Fate to appear at 333 Coffeehouse

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 333 Coffeehouse, Annapolis’ monthly listening space for folk and acoustic music, is pleased to present Lulu’s Fate. Admission: $12 (students, senior citizens and members $10). Strong-willed, self-reliant, independent and self-assured, Lulu shows up in the lyrics of many southern traditional songs. Her strength is drawn from the strength of her culture. Lulu’s Fate wishes […]

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Midshipman awarded prestigious Marshall Scholarship

Midshipman awarded prestigious Marshall Scholarship

| December 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Naval Academy Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Andrea Howard of Norcross, Ga. was awarded a Marshall Scholarship, Tuesday, December 2. This highly-competitive academic scholarship provides two years of postgraduate study at an United Kingdom university. Howard is a double-major in Political Science and Arabic and will pursue a Master of Arts in Science and Security at […]

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Treaty of Paris Center makes debut on January 3rd

Treaty of Paris Center makes debut on January 3rd

| December 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis has never had an interpretive center dedicated to the Treaty of Paris Period (1783-87), the time between the Revolution and the Constitution, when Annapolis hosted the unicameral Congress (including delegates Thomas Jefferson and James Monroe); when George Washington resigned from the Army; when arguably the most important document in American history—the Treaty of Paris—was […]

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Katcef Brothers partners with Bike Like A Girl for RAAM 2015

Katcef Brothers partners with Bike Like A Girl for RAAM 2015

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The local cycling team, Bike Like a Girl, is only the second 8-woman team in Race Across America history (RAAM), with the mission of raising money and awareness in support of empowering girls and women through cycling.  The team begins the race on June 20, 2015 in Oceanside, CA and hopes to break the existing […]

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Airport exhibit spotlights AACC students’ designs

Airport exhibit spotlights AACC students’ designs

| December 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

Students from Anne Arundel Community College were selected to compete in a first-of-its-kind design competition and are featured in The Art of Living exhibition at Dulles International Airport through November. The innovative project, which merges fashion and interior design, opened Sept. 29, at Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C. Created with support from and in […]

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Annapolis shoppers to be rewarded on Saturday

Annapolis shoppers to be rewarded on Saturday

| November 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Business Association is promoting Small Business Saturday, November 29, 2014, as a day to “Shop Local” in Annapolis.  For the 3rd consecutive year in, the ABA was awarded a Shop Small Business Saturday prize pack full of promotional products and $25 American Express gift cards. All shoppers who bring their receipts from local […]

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Pushups for lymphoma

Pushups for lymphoma

| November 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Fans came out to support lymphoma research and Houston Texan David Quessenberry’s fight against cancer during the Georgia Southern VS. Navy game in Annapolis on November 15th.. Outside of Navy’s stadium, where people will be able to participate in the DQStrong “10 for 10 Campaign,” a grassroots movement that asks supporters to do 10 pushups […]

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Meteorologist Justin Berk chooses Chesapeake Eye Care for LASIK surgery

Meteorologist Justin Berk chooses Chesapeake Eye Care for LASIK surgery

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Eye Care & Laser Center and TLC Laser Eye Center of Annapolis are pleased to announce that Justin Berk, award winning meteorologist and internet personality, had a successful LASIK procedure with Dr. Maria Scott. Berk, who has long suffered poor vision, will be chronicling his journey through LASIK eye surgery via videos and blog posts and […]

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