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Chesapeake Arts Center presents: The War and Treaty with Choo Choo Hu

Chesapeake Arts Center presents: The War and Treaty with Choo Choo Hu

| June 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Arts Center is proud to announce that The War and Treaty with Choo Choo Hu will be performing on Saturday, June 27, 2015 in the Hammonds Lane Theatre located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225. Doors open at 6:30pm and the show starts at 7:00pm. Tickets are $15.00 for Adults, $13.50 […]

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Hundreds pour into Annapolis streets to honor those who sacrificed

Hundreds pour into Annapolis streets to honor those who sacrificed

| May 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Hundreds of spectators lined the streets of Annapolis yesterday to honor the war dead who have made the ultimate sacrifice by fighting for the United States.  The Annapolis Memorial Day parade made its way down West Street, Main Street and culminated at Susan Campbell Park where Mayor Michael Pantelides and led a somber ceremony honoring […]

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Patient First offers tips to save your skin over Memorial Day and beyond

Patient First offers tips to save your skin over Memorial Day and beyond

| May 23, 2015 | 8 Comments

The long Memorial Day weekend is just a few days away.  As you head to the beach or relax outside at home, remember to protect your family against the sun’s rays.  The Friday before Memorial Day, May 22, 2015, has been declared “Don’t Fry Day” by the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention to encourage […]

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Nate Hudson and Allstate stops in Annapolis to bring awareness of motorcycle safety

Nate Hudson and Allstate stops in Annapolis to bring awareness of motorcycle safety

| May 22, 2015 | 2 Comments

To spread awareness about the vital role motorists play in helping to protect motorcycle riders, Allstate Insurance Company announced plans today to sponsor a motorcyclist’s journey across the country on the first-ever “Ride for Awareness.”  Kicking off May 12, in conjunction with Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, the road trip crosses all 50 states and encourages […]

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American Pharoah wins 140th running of Preakness Stakes, party continues in Infield with Armin van Buuren and Childish Gambino (PHOTOS)

American Pharoah wins 140th running of Preakness Stakes, party continues in Infield with Armin van Buuren and Childish Gambino (PHOTOS)

| May 18, 2015 | 2 Comments

Childish Gambino, Armin van Buuren and American Pharoah all came out on top in the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes, the second jewel in the Triple Crown series of races. Just before post time, the skies opened up and a the event was flooded with a deluge of rain. But that did not stop the […]

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Free summer concert series at Maryland Hall

Free summer concert series at Maryland Hall

| May 17, 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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Open your eyes to Dragon Boating on June 20th

Open your eyes to Dragon Boating on June 20th

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Try one of the fastest growing team sports on Saturday, June 20th, from 10am – 2pm, at a free event with the Annapolis Dragon Boat Club at South Annapolis Yacht Centre (formerly Sarles Boatyard). Artist Nancy Hammond will join in to “awaken the dragon” and paint the eyes of the dragon open to mark the start of the paddling season. […]

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Community Center to bring their rock to Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge

Community Center to bring their rock to Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge

| May 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Community Center brings their extraordinary mix of indie/chamber rock and high energy to The Metropolitan in Annapolis. Community Center will perform live at The Metropolitan on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 10pm. Show is 18+, Admission is $8! For more information please visit http://communitycenterband.com/ Entering the music scene in 2011, Community Center wasted no time […]

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Arts Council seeks submissions for upcoming show “Reflections”

Arts Council seeks submissions for upcoming show “Reflections”

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

“ Reflections ” is the theme and title of the upcoming summer/fall exhibit sponsored by the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County. The deadline for artists to submit up to three works via the digital portal on the Arts Council website acaac.org for consideration is Monday, June 29th. The juried group show is open to […]

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Early registration for Truxtun Youth Triathalon this Sunday

Early registration for Truxtun Youth Triathalon this Sunday

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Recreation and Parks will host its 9th annual Truxtun Youth Triathlon (TYT) for Sunday, June 21. The early registration deadline is this Sunday, May 10. The TYT is an annual event that challenges kids (ages 7-17) to complete a swim, bike and run event in a highly supportive and motivating community environment. This event has grown […]

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Internship at home for at-risk women sparks donation drive at AACC

Internship at home for at-risk women sparks donation drive at AACC

| May 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

Students from the Human Services Club at Anne Arundel Community College organized a campus-wide donation drive to benefit Ruth’s Miracle Group Home, a home for at-risk women in Calvert County who are experiencing transitions in their lives and need a safe place to stay. The drive, which ran from early April through May 8, culminates […]

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BAROAK celebrating the burger until the end of June

BAROAK celebrating the burger until the end of June

| May 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

From the Boston Harbor to the shores of Santa Monica, Loews Hotels & Resorts addresses are celebrating National Burger Month with locally inspired signature burgers paired with craft beers, available through the end of June–and BAROAK is no exception!  “We’re excited to kick-off the summer season with our chefs’ mouthwatering takes on America’s favorite sandwich,” […]

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St. John’s celebrates 3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

St. John’s celebrates 3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

| May 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College, the community is invited to the special event “Three Centuries of Silver in Annapolis: Creating, Collecting, Cherishing.”  Participants will explore the integral role that silver objects played in the history of our city, state, and nation—from the colonial era to American naval […]

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Classical meets jazz at Unitarian Universalist Church next Friday

Classical meets jazz at Unitarian Universalist Church next Friday

| April 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Friday, April 24, at 8 pm the Clazzical Project comes to Annapolis.  Pianist Brian Ganz will play classical pieces while the Clazzical Project trio then blends each classical piece with jazz renditions and humorous ?anecdotes? designed to educate and entertain.  Featured are Don Stapleson (flute), Pete Fields (guitar), Fred Lieder (cello) and guest pianist […]

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AACC truck pull coming up

AACC truck pull coming up

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Are you strong enough to pull a truck as part of a five-person team? How fast can you put together a customer’s order and get it ready for shipment? And, what’s the best way to load a truck for several deliveries? Anne Arundel Community College students, faculty and staff, high school students and members of […]

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Buy a lady a drink this Thursday at Annapolis Maritime Museum for clean water

Buy a lady a drink this Thursday at Annapolis Maritime Museum for clean water

| April 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

On April 16 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the beautiful vantage point of the Annapolis Maritime Museum, Annapolis Green, Katcef Brothers, and invited guests will celebrate the 45th annual Earth day, both locally and globally. Together they will launch their focus locally, about clean water and the ecology and heritage of Chesapeake country. Globally, […]

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Jonathan Shay to deliver memorial lecture at St. John’s College

Jonathan Shay to deliver memorial lecture at St. John’s College

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Jonathan Shay, MD, PhD, acclaimed author of Achilles in Vietnam  will deliver the 2015 Kristensen Memorial Lecture entitled, Homer on Military Leadership, on April 15th 2015 at 8pm in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium at St. John’s College, Annapolis, Maryland. It is free and open to the public. Dr. Shay is a forceful and passionate advocate […]

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Upcoming programs at Chesapeake Arts Center

Upcoming programs at Chesapeake Arts Center

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Have you checked out the Chesapeake Arts Center? If not, you should. It’s located right on Ritchie Highway in Brooklyn Park and a fantastic facility! Below is a list of upcoming events at the Chesapeake Arts Center. Jazz on Sundays: Quartet 122 and students Sunday, April 19, 2015 Studio 194 Theatre Doors 2:30pm | Show […]

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Samaritan House wins award for treatment program

Samaritan House wins award for treatment program

| April 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Samaritan House in Annapolis has received the “Outstanding Treatment Program” award from the Washington/Baltimore High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) program. Samaritan House, founded in 1971, is a state-certified residential treatment facility for men who have completed detoxification but are still recovering from addiction. Samaritan House offers a full range of support services in the […]

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Craft rum, whiskey distillery set to open one of first Maryland distilleries since prohibition

Craft rum, whiskey distillery set to open one of first Maryland distilleries since prohibition

| April 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Lost Ark Distilling, Co. is celebrating a big move forward as the company has signed a lease securing their location and is set to begin production in Summer 2015. The owners, Brad Blackwell and Andy Debenham have been planning the distillery for over a year. After working with the Howard County Economic Development Authority and […]

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Register now for spring and summer classes at AACC

Register now for spring and summer classes at AACC

| March 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

Whether you are a current college student pursuing a degree, a high school student preparing for a summer job or college next fall, a professional seeking more expertise in your field or someone who is curious about a particular topic, you can find plenty of options at Anne Arundel Community College with the eight-week spring […]

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Films and personal accounts tell the stories of immigration and Islamophobia at AACC

Films and personal accounts tell the stories of immigration and Islamophobia at AACC

| March 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

Struggles of people of other cultures, whether they immigrated to the United States or were born here, is the focus of a series of free events this spring at Anne Arundel Community College. • March 25 – 2 p.m. Reyna Grande, author of “The Distance Between Us,” Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for […]

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