Tag: Virginia

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 | 0 Comments

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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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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