Tag: Washington DC

Annapolis based MedStar Health partners with Babyscripts

Annapolis based MedStar Health partners with Babyscripts

| December 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

In order to better monitor a pregnant woman’s weight gain and blood pressure, and deliver improved quality of care, Babyscripts™ has partnered with MedStar Health, the largest not-for-profit provider of patient care in Maryland and the Washington, D.C. region. This partnership will begin as a 60 patient roll-out at three hospitals with the intent to […]

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AACC Foundation names new Executive Director

AACC Foundation names new Executive Director

| December 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College has chosen Vollie Melson of Annapolis to lead the AACC Foundation Inc. as its executive director. Melson brings 20 years of leadership and fundraising experience, spending his last seven years at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. In his most recent position as vice president for development, he led a team of 29 […]

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Midshipman awarded prestigious Marshall Scholarship

Midshipman awarded prestigious Marshall Scholarship

| December 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Naval Academy Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Andrea Howard of Norcross, Ga. was awarded a Marshall Scholarship, Tuesday, December 2. This highly-competitive academic scholarship provides two years of postgraduate study at an United Kingdom university. Howard is a double-major in Political Science and Arabic and will pursue a Master of Arts in Science and Security at […]

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Lecture and recital to honor Shakespeare’s 450th birthday

Lecture and recital to honor Shakespeare’s 450th birthday

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jacqueline Thoms, soprano and St. John’s College registrar, and Sophia Dillard, pianist and St. John’s senior, will perform four songs by Shakespearean scholar Richard Simpson (1820-1876) based on Shakespeare’s sonnets. The recital, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Hodson Room in Mellon Hall on Wednesday, November 5 from […]

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MD State Archives Family History Festival this weekend (FREE)

MD State Archives Family History Festival this weekend (FREE)

| September 29, 2014 | 3 Comments

October is American Archives Month, and the Maryland State Archives will be celebrating by hosting a free Family History Festival on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 10:00am to 4:00pm in Annapolis.  This open house-style event will feature: Expert lectures on genealogy, history, and archival research: Demonstrations on caring for your own family papers and photos; […]

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Hospice Cup September 20th

Hospice Cup September 20th

| September 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

Hospice Cup is a charity sailing regatta, raising funds for hospice programs throughout Maryland, Washington DC and Northern Virginia. The focus for 2014 funds is Bereavement care and support. Participating hospices use funds raised through Hospice Cup to continue to offer quality, end-of-life care to patients, their families and friends. No matter your skill level; […]

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Annapolis based Search Engine Academy named fastest growing woman owned business

Annapolis based Search Engine Academy named fastest growing woman owned business

| August 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Baltimore Business Journal named Search Engine Academy Washington DC (SEA DC) as one of the top five fastest growing woman-owned business in the Baltimore Maryland area for their weekly Top Of the List feature. “I have no idea how the Journal found out about me. I wasn’t interviewed. The only reason why I knew was because […]

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Annapolis Painting tapped for project on historic Ford’s Theatre in DC

Annapolis Painting tapped for project on historic Ford’s Theatre in DC

| August 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Painting Services has been contracted to complete the lead abatement and painting components as part of an exterior renovation project of the Ford’s Theatre in Washington DC.  APS was selected due to their extensive resume of historic properties including the Arlington House, Governor’s Mansion and countless historic properties in downtown Annapolis.  Ford’s Theatre is […]

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Aulos Ensemble to perform at St. John’s College

Aulos Ensemble to perform at St. John’s College

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Aulos Ensemble will present “If Music be the Food of Love,” featuring Baroque chamber music with soprano, at St. John’s College. The concert, which is free and open to public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on March 28 at 8 p.m. Formed in 1973 by five Juilliard graduates, flutist Christopher Krueher, […]

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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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Annapolis Symphony Replaces Executive Director

Annapolis Symphony Replaces Executive Director

| October 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Board of Trustees of the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) is pleased to announce that Jeth Mill has been named Executive Director. Mr. Mill will provide leadership and vision to achieve the orchestra’s continued goals of artistic excellence, community engagement, and education outreach. He replaces Katharene Snavely. Board Chairman Harley Flack says, “The ASO is […]

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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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Fourth Festivities Marred By Tragedy Across County

Fourth Festivities Marred By Tragedy Across County

| July 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

In addition to  7-year old boy who died as a result of a fall from a float in the Annapolis Independence Day Parade, fire crews are searching for a 26-year old man believed to have drowned last night off Dobbins Island. Fire crews were initially called out just after 6pm  for a rescue when the […]

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“Northern Lights” Concert By The Londontowne Symphony Orchestra

“Northern Lights” Concert By The Londontowne Symphony Orchestra

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Inspired by composers from northern Europe, our season will close with Sibelius’ lively Symphony No. 3paired with Grieg’s Norwegian Dances—a dance suite that will be sure to get your toe tapping and heart racing! We will also be featuring Seth Cook in the rarely performed Vaughan Williams’ Tuba Concerto. Be sure to join us in […]

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2 Die In Parking Lot At 24-7 Mart In Annapolis

2 Die In Parking Lot At 24-7 Mart In Annapolis

| April 21, 2013 | 1 Comment

UPDATE 12:09pm April 21, 2013: Annapolis Police have just released the following statement: Detectives from the Annapolis Police Department are investigating the deaths of two men found in a vehicle in the 1200 block of Forest Dr. On the morning of April 21st Annapolis Police Dispatchers received a report of two unconscious men in a […]

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Summer Classics At St. Johns

Summer Classics At St. Johns

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recommended by Arthur Frommer as “among the finest summer vacations that you might ever enjoy,” Summer Classics at St. John’s College offers a distinctive experience. Participants gather in small, week-long seminars to read and discuss classic works of literature, science, history, and philosophy. The seminars are limited to 16 participants each and are led by […]

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Dominion Brewing Announces Release of Cherry Blossom Lager!

Dominion Brewing Announces Release of Cherry Blossom Lager!

| February 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Due to the overwhelming positive feedback on its limited release last year, Cherry Blossom Lager will be released as Dominion Brewing’s 2013 Spring Seasonal. Cherry Blossom Lager is conditioned on a bed of 300 pounds of Michigan cherries for 48 hours prior to packaging.  Pale, Carafoam, Munich, and Vienna malts provide a crisp backbone, while […]

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Light House Graduates 4th Class Of BEST Program

Light House Graduates 4th Class Of BEST Program

| February 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Family, friends and community leaders recently attended the fourth graduation celebration of the Light House’s B.E.S.T. (Building Employment Success Training) program. Due to the growing size of the graduating classes and the number of guests the graduation ceremony and reception was held at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, who donated the space. The graduates […]

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Bells Will Ring Sunday Morning At St. John’s College

Bells Will Ring Sunday Morning At St. John’s College

| February 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Every year the bell of St. John’s College’s McDowell Hall rings to mark an important rite of passage for seniors at the country’s third oldest college. Approximately 100 seniors will be allowed one celebratory peal between 12:30 and 1:30 a.m. on Sunday, February 3, commemorating the completion of the senior essay that is due that […]

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Capitol Steps Returns To Annapolis

Capitol Steps Returns To Annapolis

| February 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Capitol Steps return! The Capitol Steps, an irreverent musical-theater troupe from Washington, D.C., will perform in a fundraiser at St. John’s College to benefit student financial aid. The show will include a lively review of songs and spoofs that ridicule public figures across all party lines. The performance, which will be followed by a […]

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Merlin Ensemble Vienna Performs Schoenberg At St. John’s College

Merlin Ensemble Vienna Performs Schoenberg At St. John’s College

| January 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

The acclaimed Merlin Ensemble Vienna presents “Transfigured Night,” a performance featuring Schoenberg’s piece by the same name in an arrangement for piano trio. The concert, which is free and open to public, will be held in the Great Hall on February 3 at 4 p.m. Founded in 1991 by members of the Chamber Orchestra of […]

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Pianist Frederic Chiu To Perform At St. John’s College

Pianist Frederic Chiu To Perform At St. John’s College

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Acclaimed pianist, Fredric Chiu, presents “The Piano: Invention and Transformation” at St. John’s College. The program will include the music of Chopin, Liszt, Debussy, Ravel, and Prokofiev and will conclude with Liszt’s arrangement for piano of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5. The concert, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the […]

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