Tag: Virginia

Capital editor leaving to assume post at Norfolk’s Virginian Pilot

Capital editor leaving to assume post at Norfolk’s Virginian Pilot

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Steve Gunn, the editor of The Capital has accepted a position as the Editor of the Norfolk-based Virginian-Pilot.  Associate Editor Rick Hutzell has been named new Editor for The Capital. The Virginian-Pilot is owned by Landmark Media which hired Gunn in early 2013. The Capital was sold by Landmark to the Baltimore Sun in May […]

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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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Baysox pull an all-nighter

Baysox pull an all-nighter

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox game scheduled to begin at 6:35 p.m. Monday evening finally came to a conclusion more than five hours later at 11:39 p.m. after two rain delays totaling nearly three hours. The game started 28 minutes late after the first delay and was halted for two hours and 13 minutes after the sixth inning […]

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Kline shines in 2-1 Baysox win

Kline shines in 2-1 Baysox win

| April 12, 2015

Baysox starter Branden Kline overpowered Richmond with his mid-90’s fastball, striking out ten of 20 batters faced to earn his first league win in a Baysox 2-1 win Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Baysox split the series with Richmond. Bowie grabbed the early lead for Kline. CF Glynn Davis led the game off with […]

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3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College and learn the historical connections between silver and the role it played in the history of our city, state, and nation.  Silver Day on May 15th, provides opportunities to tour the U.S. Naval Academy silver treasures as interpreted by Senior Curator James Cheevers.  […]

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Eliza Garth to play John Cage’s <em>Sonatas and Interludes</em>

Eliza Garth to play John Cage’s Sonatas and Interludes

| March 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Friday, March 27, at 8 pm, pianist Eliza Garth offers a rare opportunity to hear John Cage’s gentle masterpiece for prepared piano, Sonatas and Interludes. The concert will be held at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis (UUCA), 333 Dubois Road. The program is part of the “Fourth Friday” concert series featuring Brian Ganz and […]

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4th Annual Eastern Shore Sea Glass and Coastal Arts Festival to be held in St. Michaels

4th Annual Eastern Shore Sea Glass and Coastal Arts Festival to be held in St. Michaels

| March 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ophiuroidea, located at 609 S. Talbot St. in St Michaels, Maryland, will host the 4th Annual Eastern Shore Sea Glass and Coastal Arts Festival, to be held on Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 10am – 4pm and Sunday, March 29, 2015 from 10am – 3pm.    Parking is available at the St Michaels School Campus parking lot one […]

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Has Annapolis adopted common core math to calculate parking tickets?

Has Annapolis adopted common core math to calculate parking tickets?

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Earlier this week, a reader contacted us about a parking ticket. She admits she was wrong and deserved the ticket. She admits she failed to pay it on time and additional penalties applied. But that is where it gets weird. Seems the City of Annapolis is using some type of Common Core math or voodoo […]

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BAROAK set to open March 5th

BAROAK set to open March 5th

| February 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

OK, I am officially excited about the new guy in town. Teddy Folkman and his new gigs at the Loews Annapolis Hotel–BAROAK. Over the past five or so years, the Loews Annapolis has struggled to find the right fit for their hotel with the most recent iteration, WEST, not lasting more than a few years. […]

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Local women open business incubator in Annapolis’ Design District

Local women open business incubator in Annapolis’ Design District

| February 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

Local designers recently opened a small business incubator right in the heart of the Annapolis Design District. Suzi Jett and Chatty Peddicord wanted a larger space for their growing clothing business, Annapolis Brand, and ultimately created Gallery 3976 – a collection of 14 local artists and artisans. After an exhaustive search last summer, the pair […]

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Are you and your family safe on the water?

Are you and your family safe on the water?

| February 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Navigation Classes in Annapolis are being offered by the US Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 24-09. Now is a good time to brush up on your knowledge about how to get around safely on the water, no matter the time of day or the weather, with or without GPS. Boating is much more fun when you […]

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Treaty of Paris Center session scheduled for Saturday

Treaty of Paris Center session scheduled for Saturday

| February 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

The new Treaty of Paris Center at the Maryland Inn is a monthly open house that focuses on the important history that took place in Annapolis during the 1783-87 Treaty of Paris Period—the time between the end of the Revolutionary War and the Constitutional Convention—when Congress was here, Thomas Jefferson and James Monroe served as […]

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BGE launches gas safety hero challenge to elementary schools

BGE launches gas safety hero challenge to elementary schools

| February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) announces the launch of the 2015 ‘Adventures of Captain Mercaptan, BGE Natural Gas Safety Hero Challenge,’ as a creative and engaging way to educate school-aged children on the importance of natural gas safety. Now through March 15, public and private elementary schools across BGE’s service area are invited to […]

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Watershed Stewards Academy to host conference in Davidsonville

Watershed Stewards Academy to host conference in Davidsonville

| February 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

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 | 4 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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