Tag: Virginia

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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CleaVe BOUTIQUE Opens On West Street

CleaVe BOUTIQUE Opens On West Street

| February 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides and Annapolis Economic Development Corporation (AEDC) President and CEO Lara Fritts are pleased to welcome CleaVe THE BOUTIQUE to Annapolis. Valerie Hall Yancey is the Owner of CleaVe THE BOUTIQUE, a wedding and party planning, gifts and accessories boutique, located at 45 West Street in Annapolis. The boutique features more than […]

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SweetWater Brewing Coming To Metro DC

SweetWater Brewing Coming To Metro DC

| January 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

SweetWater Brewing Company is finally ready to make the big move North, announcing it will open up distribution to markets throughout Virginia and D.C. Roughly a year after its $19 million brewery expansion, SweetWater – ranked as one of the nation’s top 25 craft breweries according to the Brewer’s Association – will be bringing its […]

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Encore Chorale Announces Spring Season Dates

Encore Chorale Announces Spring Season Dates

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Encore Chorale invites you to join us for our Spring season of singing starting on Monday, January 13, 2014 from 2:00pm-3:30pm for 15 weeks at the Anne Arundel Community College (AACC). Encore singers improve their voices, meet new friends and enjoy a great new adventure singing challenging music in four parts in preparation to […]

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Couple Robbed After Traveling From Virginia For Cellphone Advertised On Facebook

Couple Robbed After Traveling From Virginia For Cellphone Advertised On Facebook

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

On December 5, 2013 at approximately 11:22 p.m. officers responded to the area of Still Meadows Dr. near Stewarton Court in Severn for a report of a robbery of a citizen. Upon arrival officers met with the two victims. The victims reported they answered an ad on Facebook to purchase a cell phone. The victims, who are […]

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Area Artists To Play Tribute To Springsteen At Rams Head On Stage

Area Artists To Play Tribute To Springsteen At Rams Head On Stage

| November 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Maryland-based contemporary singer-songwriter Tony Denikos, the grand prize winner in the 2012 Mid-Atlantic Song Contest, is among the artists from Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. paying tribute to Bruce Springsteen and Van Morrison during a special Dream Discs show at Rams Head On Stage (3 West Street, Annapolis, MD) on Friday, Nov. 29. Admission to […]

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Texting Leads To Charges For Woman In Fatal Crash

Texting Leads To Charges For Woman In Fatal Crash

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

On March 10, 2013 an automobile collision occurred in Gambrills that resulted in the death of Jonathan Wesley Roberts, 30, of Virginia. Investigation revealed that 20-year-old Elizabeth Haley Meyers, of Severn, was attempting to cross Route 3 northbound from the S.J. Chadwick Building exit to the parking lot of the Royal Farms Store when the […]

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Understanding The New Distracted Driving Laws That Took Effect On October 1

Understanding The New Distracted Driving Laws That Took Effect On October 1

| October 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Distracted driving is a problem for anyone on the road. In Maryland alone, between 2007 and 2011, 152,000 people were injured in distracted driving accidents and about 1,100 were killed. Nearly two-thirds of drivers say they talked on a handheld cell phone while driving in the last month, and one in three do it on a […]

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Cheestoberfest Coming To Fordham & Old Dominion

Cheestoberfest Coming To Fordham & Old Dominion

| September 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fordham & Dominion Brewing will be holding their first ever Cheesetoberfest at the brewery on October 5, 2013 from 2 to 5pm. Cheestoberfest is an all-out, no holds barred, grilled cheese competition, being held at Fordham & Dominion Brewing, that features 20 Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Pennsylvania restaurants, including: 33 West, Restaurant 55, McGlynn’s, Cowboy Up, […]

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Arundel Idol Coming To Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds

Arundel Idol Coming To Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds

| August 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

The exciting and very popular Arundel Idol Contest will be held for the 7th year at the Anne Arundel County Fair in September, 2013. This is the opportunity for all talented singers to perform in front of a live audience. Contestants must be 18 years of age and be amateurs (individual does not perform professionally […]

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Encore Chorale Registration Open

Encore Chorale Registration Open

| July 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Encore Creativity for Older Adults invites adults age 55+ to join our Encore Chorales for our Fall season of singing. Encore is the nation’s largest and fastest growing choral program for older adults and all chorales are directed by professional artists.  Encore has 13 chorales in Virginia, Maryland and Washington DC. Encore singers improve their […]

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Faces Of The Great Chesapeake Bay Swim 2013

Faces Of The Great Chesapeake Bay Swim 2013

| June 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

At 8:00am, 650 swimmers plunged into the warm waters off of Sandy Point State Park on their way to Kent Island. The Annual 4.4 mile swim–The Great Chesapeake Bay Swim was underway.   The first “wave” of swimmers were the slower and less experienced ones and the second “wave” followed 15 minutes later. In the […]

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Wegmans Delivers The Goods

Wegmans Delivers The Goods

| June 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wegmans Delivers 52 Tons Of Food To Area Food Banks Inspired by United Way of the National Capital Area’s Do More 24™ campaign and working in partnership with the Maryland Food Bank, Wegmans Food Markets donated more than 53,990 pounds of food to five food banks in Maryland on June 6. This is in conjunction with […]

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“Watercolor: Bold & Beautiful” Solo Show For Bruce Handford

“Watercolor: Bold & Beautiful” Solo Show For Bruce Handford

| April 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

McBride Gallery, 215 Main Street, presents “Watercolors: Bold & Beautiful”, a solo show featuring Virginia watercolorist, Bruce Handford. The reception to meet Bruce Handford is Sunday, April 28th from 1 – 4pm. It is open to the public. The show continues to May19th. At 2:00pm on April 28th, Bruce will give a watercolor demonstration and […]

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Save 40% On Liz Lind

Save 40% On Liz Lind

| January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hey art lovers–here’s an opportunity! A while back, we told you that Liz Lind Editions was closing down their Eastport location (423 4th St) and moving the business to be closer to her home on the Eastern Shore. They are down to their last week and are offering all of her artwork (in stock) at 40% off! […]

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Cupcake Blvd Coming To Crofton

Cupcake Blvd Coming To Crofton

| December 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County residents are in for a treat as designer cupcake bakery Cupcake Blvd gets ready to open the doors on its first storefront December 15, just in time for National Cupcake Day. Launched initially as a food truck concept by Crofton resident, Angelette Aviles, on Valentine’s Day of 2012, Cupcake Blvd’s popularity skyrocketed […]

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Fordham Brewing Donates To Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Fordham Brewing Donates To Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

| November 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Fordham Brewing Co. has donated a portion of the profits from the sale of Rosie Parks Oyster Stout to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM). Fordham Brewing made the decision to bring back their popular oyster stout recipe to promote the restoration of a Chesapeake Bay artifact, the Rosie Parks skipjack. CBMM is in the process […]

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Don’t Forget Giant’s A+ School Rewards Program

Don’t Forget Giant’s A+ School Rewards Program

| September 24, 2012 | 2 Comments

With another school year now underway, don’t forget to add signing up for Giant Food of Landover, Md.’s A+ School Rewards program to your grocery list! Customers are encouraged to once again sign up for the simple school fundraiser and designate up to two local schools in their community to earn A+ School Rewards. Since the program launched […]

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Buy Local, Eat Local, Dine Local, Sail Local

Buy Local, Eat Local, Dine Local, Sail Local

| July 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

We all love to support local businesses and eat locally. But, have you ever done them both while sailing the Chesapeake Bay on the beautiful Schooner Woodwind? While sailing around the Chesapeake Bay, Chef Amy Daniels from Palate Pleasers will lead you through an amazing dinner featuring everything local. She will lead discussions about what […]

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Hospice Cup XXXI To Host Kickoff Party At Boatyard Bar & Grill

Hospice Cup XXXI To Host Kickoff Party At Boatyard Bar & Grill

| March 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

A special presentation of the national perpetual trophy will take place at Boatyard Bar & Grill in Annapolis on Thursday, March 8, 2012, from 7-9 pm. Tilghman’s Jewelers donated this sterling silver trophy in 2003 when the championship’s home was Annapolis.  Boatyard Bar & Grill is the trophy’s home between championships, where it sits on […]

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Greenstreet Gardens Expands Into Virginia

Greenstreet Gardens Expands Into Virginia

| February 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Greenstreet Gardens is proud to announce the purchase of Applehouse Garden Center in Alexandria, Virginia.  This will be Greenstreet Gardens’ second location and first in the Virginia area, located at 1721 West Braddock Road, Alexandria, VA 22404. Applehouse Garden Center has been operating in the city of Alexandria just outside of Old Town for 39 […]

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