Tag: Washington DC

Schuh seeks nominations for Dallas G. Pace Humanitarian Award

Schuh seeks nominations for Dallas G. Pace Humanitarian Award

| August 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh is seeking nominations for the 2016 Dallas G. Pace Humanitarian Award, given each year in memory of the county’s first Human Relations Commission Chairman.  “The Pace Humanitarian Award is one way we honor individuals who create a culture of respect and peace,” said Schuh. “We are fortunate to have […]

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Trillectro Music Festival on tap for late August

Trillectro Music Festival on tap for late August

| August 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

DC to BC, the bicoastal independent promotional company responsible for live music productions across the DC metropolitan area, just announced the return of its annual Trillectro Music Festival, an event that brings together the best emerging hip-hop, electronic, alternative and indie talent for an exhilarating all-day experience. Trillectro is excited to announce the event has […]

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45k fans welcome Taylor Swift’s 1989 World Tour for the first night at National’s Park

45k fans welcome Taylor Swift’s 1989 World Tour for the first night at National’s Park

| July 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Monday, July 13th, Taylor Swift arrived in town for the first night of two at National’s Park in D.C. on her 1989 World Tour – her biggest tour thus far in her ten- year career. It has been two years since Taylor’s previous performance in D.C. on her Red Tour. Taylor Swift may have come to […]

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It takes a village: art, oysters, and tea–Green Drinks this Tuesday

It takes a village: art, oysters, and tea–Green Drinks this Tuesday

| July 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Green will highlight how all aspects of our community come together in stewardship and beautification to create a vibrant and Green town. The venue will be Gallery 3976, actually group of small businesses that have come together to share space in one grand gallery located in the heart of the Annapolis Design District – latitude […]

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3rd Class Midshipman from USNA reportedly died in Amtrak 188 crash

3rd Class Midshipman from USNA reportedly died in Amtrak 188 crash

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: The USNA has issued a statement: The Naval Academy is deeply saddened to report that a midshipman was named as one of the passengers who lost their life in the AMTRAK train which crashed in north Philadelphia at approximately 9:30 p.m. last night.  The midshipman was on leave and enroute to their home of […]

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Cruise to the St. Michael’s Wine Festival with Watermark

Cruise to the St. Michael’s Wine Festival with Watermark

| April 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

A cruise, hundreds of wines, the Bay and food…what more could you ask for? Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® announces its first special event cruise of the 2015 season: roundtrip cruise and ticket package from Annapolis to the 6th Annual WineFest at St. Michaels on Saturday, April 25, 2015 and Sunday, April 26, 2015. […]

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Shania Twain to play Verizon Center on July 21st

Shania Twain to play Verizon Center on July 21st

| March 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

One of the world’s best-selling female artists in history, Shania Twain, has announced her first North American tour in more than 11 years entitled ROCK THIS COUNTRY. The 48 date run comes hot on the heels of her hit two-year residency in Las Vegas at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. She will be at the Verizon Center […]

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Walk for Wishes on April 23rd

Walk for Wishes on April 23rd

| March 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic invites individuals to participate in Walk For Wishes® taking place April 23 at the Annapolis Towne Centre in Annapolis, MD. The Maryland community is encouraged to join local wish kids for an evening of family-fun festivities and the walk around the Towne Centre to help grant the wishes of other Maryland children facing […]

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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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BAROAK opening tomorrow–snow or no snow

BAROAK opening tomorrow–snow or no snow

| March 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Tomorrow morning, Food Network alum Chef Teddy Folkman introduces BAROAK Cookhouse & Taproom, a casual neighborhood dining spot serving mussels and frites with a twist and an inspired selection of international and local craft brews. Located at the Loews Annapolis Hotel, BAROAK is influenced by the best pubs and taverns in America and Belgium. Artfully […]

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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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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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