Tag: Washington D.C.

Celebrate 10 Years Of The Londontowne Symphony Orchestra

Celebrate 10 Years Of The Londontowne Symphony Orchestra

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 10th Anniversary season of the LSO will start with two celebratory concerts in October. The first is “Fall Celebration” on October 6 at Historic London Town & Gardens, and the other is “Spooky Sounds, Haunted Harmonies” on October 26 at the South River High School. These enjoyable concerts will include many of our own […]

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Funding Available To Advance Green Infrastructure Projects

Funding Available To Advance Green Infrastructure Projects

| February 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Late last month, the Chesapeake Bay Trust, supported by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, announced the 2013 Green Streets-Green Jobs-Green Towns Grant Program, an initiative designed to support urban green infrastructure projects that lead to improved water quality within the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Created in 2011 as part […]

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February Deadline For National Juried Exhibition At St. John’s Mitchell Gallery

February Deadline For National Juried Exhibition At St. John’s Mitchell Gallery

| January 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College is accepting entries for “Less is More: Small Works in a Great Space,” a new national juried exhibition, which will be held from May 29 to June 19, 2013. Jurors are Joann G. Moser, senior curator of graphic arts, Smithsonian American Art Museum, and Jack Rasmussen, director and […]

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Chesapeake Bay Trust Partners With Groupon

Chesapeake Bay Trust Partners With Groupon

| December 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Trust and Groupon Grassroots (http://grassroots.groupon.com), the philanthropic arm of Groupon, announce the launch of a local campaign to provide life changing, outdoor experiences for area students to teach them about their natural world outside of the classroom. The Teach Kids about Nature campaign will be available on the Washington, D.C. Groupon Grassroots website […]

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Summit’s SGA Fills Backpacks For Operation: BuddyPack

Summit’s SGA Fills Backpacks For Operation: BuddyPack

| November 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Summit School Student Government Association (SGA), using funds they collected from last month’s car wash and bake sale, bought backpacks and the supplies for The Heart of America Foundation’s Operation: BuddyPack. Three of The Summit School SGA officers, went to Kmart in Edgewater, MD and purchased toiletries, school supplies, and personal items for children […]

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Guitarists Bring Brazilian Influence To AACC’s World Class Jazz Series

Guitarists Bring Brazilian Influence To AACC’s World Class Jazz Series

| October 25, 2012 | 1 Comment

Get ready for guitar playing with both Brazilian and classical flair when Anne Arundel Community College hosts the second set of artists in its “World Class Jazz Series, the Art of the Jazz Guitar,” on Friday, Nov. 2. Featured are Richard Miller, who brings the Latin sounds of his Brazilian heritage to his playing, and […]

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Foster Grandparents Recognized

Foster Grandparents Recognized

| October 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) at the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities held a “Carnival Recognition” on Friday, Sept. 14, at Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church in Severna Park. The county’s more than 50 Foster Grandparents were among the volunteers who serve in more than 300 FGP projects sponsored and managed by local […]

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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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Electric Vehicle Days Are Here

Electric Vehicle Days Are Here

| September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Green is bringing information about the environmental and energy benefits of electric vehicles to the public in the Annapolis area through Electric Vehicle Days, Sept. 15-23. How do EVs drive? How much do they cost? How far can you go on a charge? All these questions will be answered in person by EV owners […]

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Silopanna Music Festival A Hit

Silopanna Music Festival A Hit

| August 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Silopanna Music Festival brought more than 5,000 people together Saturday to enjoy a full day of live music at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds near Annapolis. The day-long celebration of music, food and fun, hosted by the Rams Head Group and presented by 103.1 WRNR, went off with only a slight delay thanks to […]

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O’Malley Declares Day Of Service For September 29th

O’Malley Declares Day Of Service For September 29th

| August 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Governor Martin O’Malley has officially declared September 29, 2012 an interfaith Day of Service, calling on all Marylanders to engage in community service projects focused on ending hunger and protecting the environment.  Building on Governor O’Malley’s strategic goals of eradicating childhood hunger by 2015, and restoring the health of the Chesapeake Bay by 2025, the […]

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Severna Park Accountant Wins Top Honors From US Small Business Administration

Severna Park Accountant Wins Top Honors From US Small Business Administration

| April 12, 2012 | 3 Comments

Gardiner & Appel, an accounting firm based in Severna Park, MD, is pleased to announce that Ann Furst, CPA, has been named the  2012 Maryland Accountant Champion of the Year by the US Small Business Administration (SBA). Maryland’s business community is fortunate to benefit from Anne’s strong leadership and tireless advocacy efforts. Each year the […]

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Baysox Unveil Promotional Schedule For 2012 Season

Baysox Unveil Promotional Schedule For 2012 Season

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox announce today the promotional schedule for the 2012 season.  The schedule includes 20 fireworks nights, a number of family-friendly events, multiple giveaways, recurring weekday events, a wide variety of theme nights and monkeys riding dogs around the field.  Baysox Director of Marketing Brandan Kaiser looks forward to the fireworks.  “I think most […]

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Prized Boxing Belt Stolen From Annapolis Home

Prized Boxing Belt Stolen From Annapolis Home

| March 12, 2012 | 1 Comment

On March 8, 2012, at approximately 2:05 p.m., officers from the Eastern District responded to a residence in the 100 block of South Winchester Road in Annapolis for a burglary. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the homeowners, who reported that they arrived home and saw evidence that someone had gained access to the home while […]

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BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport To Host RFK Center’s  “Speak Truth To Power” Photographic Exhibition

BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport To Host RFK Center’s “Speak Truth To Power” Photographic Exhibition

| March 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights (RFK Center) is currently displaying its celebrated “Speak Truth To Power” photography exhibition at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI Marshall).  The exhibition will be presented in the BWI Marshall International Terminal through May 31, 2012. “My father once said that ‘those with the courage […]

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