Tag: Virginia

Watershed Stewards Academy to host conference in Davidsonville

Watershed Stewards Academy to host conference in Davidsonville

| February 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Watershed Stewards Academy to host conference in Davidsonville.  This year’s conference will take place on Saturday, February 28, 2015, from 8:30 am – 4pm, in a new location:  Holy Family Catholic Church, 826 West Central Avenue, Davidsonville, MD.     The Watershed Stewards Academy, a program of the Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center, trains […]

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CBMM to be featured on MPT’s <em>Chesapeake Collectibles</em>

CBMM to be featured on MPT’s Chesapeake Collectibles

| January 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s floating fleet of historic boats will be featured in a segment of Maryland Public Television’s February 5 broadcast of its signature series, Chesapeake Collectibles. The floating fleet is part of the museum’s collection of Chesapeake Bay watercraft, and can be seen along CBMM’s waterfront campus in St. Michaels, MD. “We […]

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Annapolis will issue citations and fines to Uber drivers beginning Friday

Annapolis will issue citations and fines to Uber drivers beginning Friday

| January 27, 2015 | 3 Comments

Mayor Michael Pantelides and other members of the Annapolis City Council are requesting that the City Manager Tom Andrews hold Uber responsible for not complying with the City Code.   The city’s enforcement actions will be against the drivers, not Uber directly. During Monday’s City Council meeting, City Attorney Mike Leahy said that Uber meets the […]

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Edgewater Elementary wins BGE award for video

Edgewater Elementary wins BGE award for video

| January 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) is pleased to announce that it has awarded $30,000 in funding for school enrichment projects to 11 elementary schools in its central Maryland service area as part of the third annual BGE Wires Down Video Challenge. The eleven winning schools and their videos were selected from a field of […]

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Anne Arundel County Fire Department releases information on Annapolis fire

Anne Arundel County Fire Department releases information on Annapolis fire

| January 19, 2015 | 3 Comments

A large, multi-million dollar home in Annapolis has been destroyed in an early morning fire. Around 3:30 this morning, Anne Arundel Fire Communications was notified by an alarm monitoring company of a fire alarm sounding in a residence in the 900 block of Childs Point Road, Annapolis. Around the time of that call, an additional […]

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Search Engine Academy rebrands as Invenio SEO

Search Engine Academy rebrands as Invenio SEO

| January 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Search Engine Academy Washington DC rebranded during the holiday period and is now Invenio SEO. On January 1, 2015, the new website (www.invenioseo.com) was successfully launched and began offering search engine optimization training and consulting support services in Maryland, DC and Northern Virginia. Classes are one, two or three days long. Custom classes can be […]

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2 sailboats burn overnight at Whitehall marina

2 sailboats burn overnight at Whitehall marina

| January 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Early this morning, fire crews were dispatched to the 1600 block of Homewood Landing Road at the Whitehall Marina for a boat fire. Arriving crews found two sailboats well-involved in fire.  Queen Anne’s County was called for mutual aid and foam operations were used to extinguish the fire. Often when fuel might be involved, foam is […]

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Winter Soup & Science Lecture Series at Jug Bay

Winter Soup & Science Lecture Series at Jug Bay

| January 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

Enjoy a variety of hearty home-made soups and fresh bread with fellow nature lovers. Then sit back with a cup of coffee, tea, and dessert and enjoy listening to a guest speaker at the Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary  on Sundays from noon – 3 pm. Enjoy a variety of hearty home-made soups and fresh bread with fellow nature lovers. […]

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Annapolis Police apprehend liquor snatchers

Annapolis Police apprehend liquor snatchers

| December 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

On 12/30 Officers from the Annapolis Police Department arrested five men for stealing over $1,300 worth of alcohol from Bay Ridge Wine and Spirits located in the 100 block of Hillsmere Dr.  At 9:30pm Bay Ridge Wine and Spirits called the police and reported a theft that had just occurred.  The employees described the suspects […]

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Get your plunge on in 22 days!

Get your plunge on in 22 days!

| December 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Maryland State Police (MSP) will host the 19th Annual Polar Bear Plunge and PlungeFest on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Md. More than 10,000 from across the state will plunge into the Chesapeake Bay for a chilly dip to benefit Special Olympics Maryland (SOMD), which provides year-round sports […]

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Associate Pastor to be installed at Annapolis Evangelical Lutheran Church

Associate Pastor to be installed at Annapolis Evangelical Lutheran Church

| December 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

On the first Sunday in 2015, January 4th, Pastor Carter Askren will be installed as Associate Pastor of the congregation of Annapolis Evangelical Lutheran Church.  Pastor Askren will assist current Pastor, Gerald Miller, at the mission church, now in its fourth year. “We welcome Pastor Carter and I look forward to working with him in […]

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Champion’s Jon Coile named most influential executive

Champion’s Jon Coile named most influential executive

| December 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Jon Coile, president and CEO of Champion Realty, has been named one of the country’s “100 Most Influential Real Estate Executives” in the fall 2014 issue of Real Estate Executive Magazine.  It’s the first such list for the magazine, which plans to bestow the honor annually based on a rigorous analysis of company size and […]

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Get your polar bear plunge on in January

Get your polar bear plunge on in January

| December 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Maryland State Police (MSP) will host the 19th Annual Polar Bear Plunge and PlungeFest on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Md. More than 10,000 from across the state will plunge into the Chesapeake Bay for a chilly dip to benefit Special Olympics Maryland (SOMD), which provides year-round sports […]

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New exhibit opens at West Annapolis Artworks

New exhibit opens at West Annapolis Artworks

| December 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

West Annapolis Artworks is pleased to announce their Holiday Shoppe is open for serious shopping business!  This all-media exhibit by Maryland, DC and Virginia artists includes over 90 oil, acrylic, pastel and water-media paintings, hundreds of exquisite fine art jewelry pieces, 40 pieces of hand-built ceramic and stoneware, wood-turnings, 3D crystal hanging art and so […]

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New office sharing business opens in Annapolis

New office sharing business opens in Annapolis

| November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

My Annapolis Office, a new state-of-the-art office space and business center, has opened in downtown Annapolis, only one mile from the State House. With 50 individual fully furnished office spaces with independent temperature control and WiFi, My Annapolis Office offers top-notch amenities to accommodate any array of clients and budgets. Located at the corner 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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Local teen arrested for sexually assaulting woman at Zac Brown concert

Local teen arrested for sexually assaulting woman at Zac Brown concert

| June 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

A 19-year-old man has been arrested after police say he sexually assaulted a 49-year-old woman after she fell asleep at a Zac Brown Band show at the Jiffy Lube Live concert venue in Bristow, Virginia The un-named victim woke up and found the teen—whom she didn’t know—lying beside her and touching her inappropriately. Prince William County police say […]

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Lou Lou to open store at Annapolis Towne Center

Lou Lou to open store at Annapolis Towne Center

| May 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Greenberg Gibbons has announced that Lou Lou will open a new 1,360-square-foot store at Annapolis Towne Centre this Month. Lou Lou is a locally owned and operated boutique retailer. With twenty locations in Virginia, Maryland, Massachusetts and the District of Columbia, Lou Lou has become a go-to location for fashionable and affordable ladies accessories. “With […]

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Golfing for The Arc (May 15, 2014)

Golfing for The Arc (May 15, 2014)

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

May 15, 2014- Golf Tournament at the Golf Club at South River with honorary co-chairs Adam and Bill Bagdasian from Adam’s Ribs. What better way to spend a beautiful spring day than at a golf course, enjoying time with friends and eating delicious food all while raising funds for a good cause? We’ve got you […]

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Dignity Players to present 39 Steps (May 2014)

Dignity Players to present 39 Steps (May 2014)

| May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

A man with a boring life meets a woman with a thick accent who says she’s a spy. When he takes her home, she is murdered. Soon, a mysterious organization called “The 39 Steps” is hot on the man’s trail in a nationwide manhunt that climaxes in a death-defying finale! It’s a riotous blend of virtuoso […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake fetes volunteers

Hospice of the Chesapeake fetes volunteers

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake volunteers and staff recently celebrated National Volunteer Week (April 6-12) at the nonprofit’s annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon held April 6 at the Westin Hotel in Annapolis. Attended by approximately 175 Hospice of the Chesapeake volunteers, among them were this year’s Spirit of Hospice Award recipients Richard “Dick” Sickels of Edgewater and […]

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Virginia man shot while kayaking in Pasadena waters

Virginia man shot while kayaking in Pasadena waters

| April 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

A Virginia man is in shock-trauma this afternoon recovering from a gunshot wound received while kayaking in Bodkin Creek last night in Pasadena. Police and EMS were called to the scene this morning just before 11am for an unusual incident.  The unidentified man says he recalls seeing a red laser dot on his stomach while […]

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