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Who’s your hero?

Who’s your hero?

| November 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman and Katcef Brothers, Inc., are pleased to announce the return of the Budweiser Who’s Your  Hero? promotion beginning on Veteran’s Day, November 11. The program, which was extremely popular leading up to the 2014 Military Bowl, invites members of the public to visit militarybowl.org/budheroes and share stories about the everyday Heroes in […]

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Yumi Hogan and Monica Rutherford to co-chair 2016 Bosom Buddies Super Heroes Ball

Yumi Hogan and Monica Rutherford to co-chair 2016 Bosom Buddies Super Heroes Ball

| November 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bosom Buddies Charities (BBC) is honored that Maryland’s First Lady Yumi Hogan and Monica Rutherford, wife of the Maryland’s Lt. Governor, will be the Honorary Chairs of its 2016 Super Heroes Ball.  The Ball will take place on January 9, 2016, at the Annapolis Westin Hotel.  Celebrating its tenth anniversary, BBC has raised over $1.5 […]

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Knoxie’s Table now open at the Inn at Chesapeake Beach

Knoxie’s Table now open at the Inn at Chesapeake Beach

| November 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Knoxie’s Table has officially opened its doors to the public this week. Located on the first floor of The Inn at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club, Knoxie’s Table brings an innovative dining concept to Kent Island. The menu draws inspiration from local farmers and watermen to create seasonal dishes featuring the area’s finest ingredients. Knoxie’s […]

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Get your tickets for the Annapolis Oyster Classic on November 21

Get your tickets for the Annapolis Oyster Classic on November 21

| November 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

The 2nd Annual Annapolis Oyster Classic! Under a heated big-top tent, mingle with friends old and new, listen to great music while enjoying fresh oysters and great libations. This fall festival has become one of the best local events in Annapolis! Included in admission: Oysters on the Half Shell Grilled Oysters Paired Wines to Complement the Oysters […]

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333 Coffeehouse presents The Short Sisters

333 Coffeehouse presents The Short Sisters

| November 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

“We’ve been fans of the Short Sisters for a long time and we’re thrilled to be bringing them to 333. Their harmonies border on the telepathic, and their concerts have a really fun, friendly vibe. They could be considered old school, but musicianship like theirs never goes out of style.” – Tom Rhoads, 333 host […]

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Fatal crash claims life of Glen Burnie man

Fatal crash claims life of Glen Burnie man

| October 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

On October 31st, 2015 at approximately 3:45am officers responded to a single vehicle crash on the exit ramp from MD Rt. 695 east onto MD Rt. 10 south (Arundel Expressway). Preliminary investigation revealed that a silver Nissan Xterra SUV, operated by Brian Michael Tiesi , 29 of Glen Burnie,  was exiting from eastbound MD Rt. […]

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Annapolis film students get personal tour of “The Wall” from Vietnam War Memorial founder

Annapolis film students get personal tour of “The Wall” from Vietnam War Memorial founder

| October 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

The way Jan Scruggs sees it, this nation is in good hands.  The founder of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund took the Annapolis High School Performing and Visual Arts film students on a tour of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Oct. 20. He came away impressed by the caliber of the youth.  “They are very […]

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Cooper’s Hawk Winery to move into former Cadillac Ranch location this spring

Cooper’s Hawk Winery to move into former Cadillac Ranch location this spring

| October 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant will open a 2-story location in Spring 2016, off the main circle of Annapolis Towne Centre. Cooper’s Hawk is an innovative concept that combines both a casual, upscale restaurant with a winery, Napa-style tasting room and artisanal retail store. It boasts a full menu of […]

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Parker Quartet returns to St. John’s tomorrow night

Parker Quartet returns to St. John’s tomorrow night

| October 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Returning to St. John’s College for the eighth consecutive year, the Grammy Award-winning Parker Quartet will perform music by Beethoven, Augusta Read Thomas, and Schumann. The concert, which is free and open to public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, October 30 at 8 p.m. The New York Times describes the Parker Quartet as […]

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BWI continues to set records for passengers

BWI continues to set records for passengers

| October 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

One month after setting a new all-time monthly record for passenger traffic, Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport today reported that 2,194,399 passengers traveled through the Airport in August.  That figure, an increase of 5 percent over August 2014, was a new August record for passenger traffic at BWI Marshall.  “With this summer in the record […]

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PHOTOS: Navy defeats Tulane 31-14

PHOTOS: Navy defeats Tulane 31-14

| October 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

Don’t let the score fool you. This game was not the blowout indicated by the numbers. The Tulane Green Wave aptly figured out the vaunted triple option that Navy is known for and forced Navy into a weaker passing game. Quarterback Keenan Reynolds did score two touchdowns and is currently in second place in NCAA history […]

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LIVE BLOG: Navy Vs Tulane, October 24, 2015

LIVE BLOG: Navy Vs Tulane, October 24, 2015

| October 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Navy (4-1, 2-0 in the American) will look to bounce back from its first loss of the year on Saturday when the Mids play host to Tulane (2-4, 1-2 in the American) on Homecoming at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy’s 4-1 record is the Mids’ best start under head coach Ken Niumatalolo and Navy’s best start […]

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AFF holding special screening of powerful documentary

AFF holding special screening of powerful documentary

| October 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Film Festival is hosting a special screening of Frame by Frame at the Annapolis Harbour 9 movie theatre on Solomons Island Road in Annapolis on Wednesday, October 28, at 7:00 pm.  Tickets at just $10.50 can be purchased through www.gathr.us/films/frame-by-frame. Space is limited so early reservations are encouraged. The Hollywood Reporter calls this […]

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Bayhawks name Brian Reese new head coach

Bayhawks name Brian Reese new head coach

| October 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bayhawks announced Tuesday that Assistant Coach Brian Reese has been promoted as the team’s Head Coach for the 2016 season. A lacrosse veteran, Reese’s history with the Bayhawks began when he played four of his five Major League Lacrosse (MLL) seasons on the team, later serving as General Manager in their 2011 season.  […]

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Attorneys from Mulrenin & Associates to join Yumkas, Vidmar & Sweeney

Attorneys from Mulrenin & Associates to join Yumkas, Vidmar & Sweeney

| October 13, 2015 | 7 Comments

Yumkas, Vidmar & Sweeney, LLC of Columbia announces that Thomas J. “TJ” Mulrenin from Mulrenin & Associates in Annapolis has joined the firm effective Oct. 1. With a total of 10 attorneys, the newly expanded and renamed firm — Yumkas, Vidmar, Sweeney & Mulrenin — is now poised to offer clients a fuller set of […]

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A deep dive into acoustic blues with Eleanor Ellis

A deep dive into acoustic blues with Eleanor Ellis

| October 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

The 333 Coffeehouse, Annapolis’ monthly listening space for folk and acoustic music, is pleased to present Eleanor Ellis and her performer guests. Eleanor Ellis is a soulful interpreter of blues traditions. She sings in a rich alto, accompanying herself with skill on the guitar. Her repertoire spans a wide range of acoustic blues styles, which […]

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Change of seasons at Bonefish Grill at Annapolis Towne Centre

Change of seasons at Bonefish Grill at Annapolis Towne Centre

| October 7, 2015 | 2 Comments

Paul and I stopped by for an early dinner at Bonefish Grill recently and noticed that the covered patio area was almost full and very festive. Happy Hour appears to be very popular at Towne Centre eateries in general and at Bonefish in particular. I’m a big fan of restaurants that celebrate the change of […]

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Non-profit challenges school officials on “Walk to School Day”

Non-profit challenges school officials on “Walk to School Day”

| October 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

The national non-profit Start School Later is challenging school officials to recognize “Walk to School Day” on October 7 by walking to school or the bus stop with their earliest starting students – typically middle or high school students. Traditionally, school officials honor this international event by walking to school after daybreak with elementary children, […]

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New prescription drug drop off box at Annapolis Police Department

New prescription drug drop off box at Annapolis Police Department

| October 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health, in conjunction with the Annapolis Police Department, has placed a Prescription Drug Drop Off Box for public use at the Annapolis Police Department, 199 Taylor Avenue, Annapolis, Maryland 21401. The Prescription Drug Drop Off Box, which was funded through the Department of Health’s Opioid Misuse Prevention Program, is […]

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Small Press Expo donates graphic novels worth $6000 to AACPL

Small Press Expo donates graphic novels worth $6000 to AACPL

| October 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) cardholders will soon have more graphic novel titles to chose from thanks to a generous donation from The Small Press Expo (SPX). North America’s premier independent cartooning and comic arts festival, The Small Press Expo donated more than 75 graphic novels, worth nearly $6,000, to the library system as […]

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William Wolfram to join ASO for opening nights

William Wolfram to join ASO for opening nights

| October 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Pianist William Wolfram joins the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) for the first concerts of the 2015-2016 season, October 2 and 3.  Entitled “Opening Night!”, Music Director José-Luis Novo will lead the orchestra’s first performance of the season at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts under the now fully renovated acoustic shell. October’s Lexus Classic Series […]

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Walk to end Alzheimers on October 25th

Walk to end Alzheimers on October 25th

| September 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Alzheimer’s Association invites the Anne Arundel community to unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions living with the disease by participating in Walk to End Alzheimer’s®, Sunday, Oct. 25, (rain or shine) at Susan Campbell Park (1 Dock St.) in downtown Annapolis. With over 1,000 people expected, the Walk offers an […]

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