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John Frenaye

John is the publisher and editor of Eye On Annapolis. As a resident and business owner in Anne Arundel County for nearly 25 years, he realized that there was something missing in terms of community news--and Eye On Annapolis was born in late spring 2009.

John's background is in the travel industry as a business owner, industry speaker, and travel writer. In terms of blogging and social media, he cut his teeth with MSNBC.com.

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Bonus Podcast: The Annapolis Irish Festival Is BACK! (Plus a Discount Code)

Bonus Podcast: The Annapolis Irish Festival Is BACK! (Plus a Discount Code)

| June 27, 2022, 04:55 PM

OK, today, we sit down with Brendan Curley who is bringing back the Annapolis Irish Festival on July 16th after a COVID-induced hiatus! As we slide back to normal, the fest […]

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A Few Moments With Liliac

A Few Moments With Liliac

| June 27, 2022, 10:02 AM

The Partridge Family they ain’t! Let’s start and end right there!  Today, I speak with Melody, the lead singer, and front-woman for the five-member family band Liliac. We chat about […]

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Local Business Spotlight:  Muralize It

Local Business Spotlight: Muralize It

| June 25, 2022, 12:00 PM

What are the chances that two Argentinian women who were strangers,  move to Anne Arundel County and have children who randomly become friends in the same school? Before speaking with […]

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Bonus Podcast: Get Ready, Eastport A Rockin’ Is Coming On June 25th!

Bonus Podcast: Get Ready, Eastport A Rockin’ Is Coming On June 25th!

| June 23, 2022, 01:42 PM

In 1997, James Borchelt had an idea. Gather four local bands. Have them play a street festival for free and give away the money.  Seemed reasonable. And THAT was the […]

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Bonus Podcast: Chef of the Year, Gregory James, From the Inn at Perry Cabin

Bonus Podcast: Chef of the Year, Gregory James, From the Inn at Perry Cabin

| June 22, 2022, 01:05 PM

It doesn’t take much to convince me to battle the bridge and explore Maryland’s Eastern Shore. It takes even less when I get a chance to go to the Inn […]

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OPINION: Citizens and Visitors Have A Right To Know About Violent Crime

OPINION: Citizens and Visitors Have A Right To Know About Violent Crime

| June 21, 2022, 05:03 PM

On May 28, 2022, at 2:41 am, a man was robbed at gunpoint in the 800 block of Chesapeake Avenue in Eastport. He was approached by a man with a […]

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Local Business Spotlight: Rehab 2 Perform Celebrates New Location in Gambrills

Local Business Spotlight: Rehab 2 Perform Celebrates New Location in Gambrills

| June 18, 2022, 12:00 PM

When you are injured, it is critical to get back to 100% (whatever that is for you) as soon and as safely as possible. And  Rehab 2 Perform is making […]

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Bonus Podcast: Get Ready, Eastport A Rockin’ Is Coming On June 25th!

Bonus Podcast: Get Ready, Eastport A Rockin’ Is Coming On June 25th!

| June 16, 2022, 08:42 AM

In 1997, James Borchelt had an idea. Gather four local bands. Have them play a street festival for free and give away the money.  Seemed reasonable. And THAT was the […]

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Local Business Spotlight: Bo’s Effort

Local Business Spotlight: Bo’s Effort

| June 11, 2022, 12:00 PM

We hear about the toll that mental illness takes on our larger community. Thousands die each year as a result of it. Some will say they die in vain; but […]

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BONUS PODCAST: A Summer Weather Outlook With DCMDVA Weather

BONUS PODCAST: A Summer Weather Outlook With DCMDVA Weather

| June 10, 2022, 01:27 PM

bonuSo, summer is here and the weather is unpredictable. Or is it?  Thankfully, we have George Young from   DCMDVA Weather to set us straight!  He has been forecasting for the […]

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Bonus Podcast: Get Ready, Eastport A Rockin’ Is Coming On June 25th!

Bonus Podcast: Get Ready, Eastport A Rockin’ Is Coming On June 25th!

| June 09, 2022, 06:00 PM

In 1997, James Borchelt had an idea. Gather four local bands. Have them play a street festival for free and give away the money.  Seemed reasonable. And THAT was the […]

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A Few Moments With Mary Gauthier

A Few Moments With Mary Gauthier

| June 07, 2022, 08:30 AM

A runaway at 15. Spent her 18th birthday in jail. Spiraled out of control into drugs and alcohol. Got her act together. Opened a VERY successful restaurant in Boston’s Back […]

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Local Business Spotlight:  Luminis-AAMC Blood Donor Center

Local Business Spotlight: Luminis-AAMC Blood Donor Center

| June 04, 2022, 12:00 PM

The need is great!  It is always great! So we hopped over to Rise Up Coffee to chat with the two powerhouses behind the Luminis-Anne Arundel Medical Center’s Blood Donor […]

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A Few Moments With Mary Gauthier

A Few Moments With Mary Gauthier

| June 03, 2022, 12:02 PM

A runaway at 15. Spent her 18th birthday in jail. Spiraled out of control into drugs and alcohol. Got her act together. Opened a VERY successful restaurant in Boston’s Back […]

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Bonus Podcast: Tour de Talbot–The Ride, The Info, and How To Ride With Us!

Bonus Podcast: Tour de Talbot–The Ride, The Info, and How To Ride With Us!

| June 01, 2022, 04:02 PM

The Tour de Talbot was borne out of the pandemic and originated as the Tour de Quarantine. But now, in its third year, it is a force to be reckoned […]

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Local Business Spotlight:  Royal Jewelers

Local Business Spotlight: Royal Jewelers

| May 28, 2022, 12:00 PM

I learned something new.  There is a thing called hip-hop jewelry, and there is a huge market for it! This week we sit down with Junior, the CEO of Royal […]

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USNA Graduation 2022 (Live Blog)

USNA Graduation 2022 (Live Blog)

| May 27, 2022, 09:16 AM

NOTES: President Biden’s speech’s full transcript and recording will be inserted below when available. We will attempt a live blog throughout the morning. However, cell/wifi is likely to be weak.  […]

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Bonus Podcast: Tour de Talbot–The Ride, The Info, and How To Ride With Us!

Bonus Podcast: Tour de Talbot–The Ride, The Info, and How To Ride With Us!

| May 25, 2022, 10:03 AM

The Tour de Talbot was borne out of the pandemic and originated as the Tour de Quarantine. But now, in its third year, it is a force to be reckoned […]

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Bonus Podcast: The 2nd Annual Annapolis Pride Parade & Festival

Bonus Podcast: The 2nd Annual Annapolis Pride Parade & Festival

| May 23, 2022, 03:59 PM

It’s a breath of fresh air to see Annapolis becoming more accepting of everyone!  Sure we have some work to do, but this is a big step. Annapolis Pride!  has […]

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Local Business Spotlight: Sailor’s Dog Walking & Pet Care

Local Business Spotlight: Sailor’s Dog Walking & Pet Care

| May 21, 2022, 12:00 PM

When you have an innate love for animals, a large dose of compassion, and a great idea, you graduate school and start Sailor’s Dog Walking & Pet Care. And that […]

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A Few Moments With Stephane Wrembel

A Few Moments With Stephane Wrembel

| May 19, 2022, 01:03 PM

There are guitarists, and then there are GUITARISTS! Today, we speak with Stephane Wrembel who is a virtuoso on the guitar and will be coming to Rams Head On Stage […]

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Local Business Spotlight: Bean Rush Cafe

Local Business Spotlight: Bean Rush Cafe

| May 14, 2022, 12:00 PM

Why go to a national brand coffee shop when we have Bean Rush Cafe right here in Annapolis….and Crownsville…and another location that actually surprised me! Today, we speak with Mark […]

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