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Great Strides walk for Cyctic Fibrosis coming to Annapolis

Great Strides walk for Cyctic Fibrosis coming to Annapolis

| April 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will be holding its annual Great Strides walk in Annapolis, Maryland this June. This national walk brings together tens of thousands of walkers to participate in events that help generate critical funds to fight this inherited fatal disease. The walk will take place at Navy Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland […]

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Magic Man casts a spell at 9:30 Club again!

Magic Man casts a spell at 9:30 Club again!

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last night Magic Man headlined once again at the infamous 9:30 Club in Washington DC. The New England based duo, Alex Caplow and Sam Lee, are taking a break from writing their next album to go on the Hotline Spring tour with  Panama Wedding and The Griswolds. The audience was treated to a couple of […]

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Pre-K kids learn about Bay health at Annapolis Maritime Museum

Pre-K kids learn about Bay health at Annapolis Maritime Museum

| March 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

On a recent cold, winter day, the pre-kindergarten classrooms at Georgetown Elementary were buzzing with the warmth of summer, as students learned about the environment and animals of the Chesapeake Bay. In three separate classrooms, each with 25 children and an instructor, students eagerly raised their hands in the air, ready to answer the next […]

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Historic Inns completes muti-million dollar renovations

Historic Inns completes muti-million dollar renovations

| February 19, 2016 | 1 Comment

The completely renovated, Historic Inns of Annapolis — nestled in the heart of the Historical District, announces a fresh design and feel that is an ode to the buildings’ elegant past. The Maryland Inn and its vintage sister properties, Governor Calvert House and Robert Johnson House, form the Historic Inns of Annapolis with each building […]

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Jill Porter named Assistant Director of Sales for CCMIT

Jill Porter named Assistant Director of Sales for CCMIT

| January 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute (CCMIT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jill Porter as Assistant Director of Sales. She had previously been Manager of Sales for CCMIT. In her new role, Porter will support Brian Senft, Director of Sales, in the development and execution of CCMIT’s marketing strategy and in staff […]

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Chesapeake EcoQuiz on January 19th

Chesapeake EcoQuiz on January 19th

| January 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

The West & Rhode Riverkeeper presents The Chesapeake EcoQuiz at Pirate’s Cove Restaurant, 4817 Riverside Drive, Galesville, MD  20765 on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 from 7 – 9 p.m. The West & Rhode Riverkeeper presents the Chesapeake EcoQuiz at Pirate’s Cove Restaurant in Galesville on Tuesday, January 19, from 7 – 9 p.m. Contestants can team up […]

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Get your tickets for the Annapolis Oyster Classic on November 21

Get your tickets for the Annapolis Oyster Classic on November 21

| November 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

The 2nd Annual Annapolis Oyster Classic! Under a heated big-top tent, mingle with friends old and new, listen to great music while enjoying fresh oysters and great libations. This fall festival has become one of the best local events in Annapolis! Included in admission: Oysters on the Half Shell Grilled Oysters Paired Wines to Complement the Oysters […]

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Annapolis film students get personal tour of “The Wall” from Vietnam War Memorial founder

Annapolis film students get personal tour of “The Wall” from Vietnam War Memorial founder

| October 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

The way Jan Scruggs sees it, this nation is in good hands.  The founder of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund took the Annapolis High School Performing and Visual Arts film students on a tour of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Oct. 20. He came away impressed by the caliber of the youth.  “They are very […]

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Change of seasons at Bonefish Grill at Annapolis Towne Centre

Change of seasons at Bonefish Grill at Annapolis Towne Centre

| October 7, 2015 | 2 Comments

Paul and I stopped by for an early dinner at Bonefish Grill recently and noticed that the covered patio area was almost full and very festive. Happy Hour appears to be very popular at Towne Centre eateries in general and at Bonefish in particular. I’m a big fan of restaurants that celebrate the change of […]

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Ed Sheeran doesn’t disappoint in first of two DC shows

Ed Sheeran doesn’t disappoint in first of two DC shows

| September 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thousands flooded into DC last night to catch a glimpse of not just the Pope but also Ed Sheeran. Our favorite Ginger Brit took to the stage at Verizon Center for the first of his two nights in DC. Christina Perri opened the evening with a short set of her piano pop hits. Ed came out […]

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Hearing and seeing doubles with Echosmith and Twenty One Pilots

Hearing and seeing doubles with Echosmith and Twenty One Pilots

| September 9, 2015 | 2 Comments

September 9th was the start of the Blurryface Tour and the first stop was Washington DC! Finish Ticket, from California, opened up the electric evening, an evening that had people lining up over twelve hours before doors. The line sadly was not for them but the next two bands on the ticket, first of which was Echosmith! Echosmith […]

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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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