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Daily News Brief | July 23, 2018

Daily News Brief | July 23, 2018

| July 23, 2018

Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. The Eye On Annapolis Daily News Brief is sponsored by Kegs & Corks Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival on August 18. Save $10 on every ticket using the […]

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Maryland Higher Education Commission unveils new SmartSave portal on website to provide easier access to resources

Maryland Higher Education Commission unveils new SmartSave portal on website to provide easier access to resources

| July 22, 2018

As part of Governor Larry Hogan’s college affordability and student debt relief announcement earlier, Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) Secretary Dr. James D. Fielder announced a new website feature to easily access information about financial tools available to students and Marylanders with student debt. Maryland SmartSave is an extensive resource of financial aid programs in the […]

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Maryland to expand program to provide electronic tablets to inmates

Maryland to expand program to provide electronic tablets to inmates

| July 22, 2018

The Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention (GOCCP), the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (DLLR), and Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services (DPSCS) today announced the expansion of its successful tablet program. An innovation in correctional education, the program equips inmates with electronic tablets that provide access to applications and tools that increase […]

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Hogan announces college affordability and student debt relief initiatives

Hogan announces college affordability and student debt relief initiatives

| July 21, 2018

Governor Larry Hogan today announced a comprehensive series of initiatives to make a college education more affordable and provide relief to Marylanders burdened by student debt. Governor Hogan made the announcement at the Universities at Shady Grove campus in Rockville, Md. The governor was joined by University System of Maryland Chancellor Dr. Robert Caret, Maryland […]

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Rotary’s Crab Feast tickets now on sale

Rotary’s Crab Feast tickets now on sale

| July 21, 2018

It’s time to get your tickets to the World’s Largest Crab Feast, set for Friday, Aug. 3, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis. The Rotary Club of Annapolis and Annapolis Green Inc again are working together to make this a Zero Waste Event in the city, with everything […]

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Malcolm Perry named to watch list for 2018 Maxwell Award

Malcolm Perry named to watch list for 2018 Maxwell Award

| July 21, 2018

Navy junior quarterback Malcolm Perry has been named to the Watch List for the 2018 Maxwell Award, which has been awarded to the College Football Player of the Year every year since 1937. Navy has had four different players win the award with end Ron Beagle winning it in 1954, tackle Bob Reifsnyder in 1957, […]

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Baltimore reaching out to help Capital-Gazette on July 31

Baltimore reaching out to help Capital-Gazette on July 31

| July 20, 2018

Headed up to Baltimore the week after next? Make sure it is on the 31st and you can help out the Capital-Gazette employees just by eating and drinking. Weller Development and The Port Covington Development Team today announced a fundraiser for the victims and families impacted by the tragedy at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis. […]

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Health Department announces first heat related death of 2018

Health Department announces first heat related death of 2018

| July 20, 2018

Anne Arundel County’s first heat-related death of 2018 has been reported by the Maryland Department of Health and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. The death was an adult male in the 45-64 age range. In 2017, there were two heat-related deaths reported in the county. Both were over age 65 without air conditioning […]

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Navy Football Fan Fest set for August 4th

Navy Football Fan Fest set for August 4th

| July 20, 2018

Navy fans are invited to the 2018 Navy Football Fan Fest / Media Day on Saturday, August 4 from 10 a.m.-12 noon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy players will sign autographs on the blue side (press box side) concourse from 10:00-11:00 AM., before moving down to the field to interact with the fans on […]

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Annapolis based Third Eye Comics is expanding yet again!

Annapolis based Third Eye Comics is expanding yet again!

| July 20, 2018

At first they were a small store in a nondescript West Street shopping center and in Lexington Park. And business was good. And then they moved to a much larger store on Chinquapin Round Road. And business was so good they opened a sister business next door– Third Eye Games & Hobbies. And business continued […]

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Daily News Brief | July 20, 2018

Daily News Brief | July 20, 2018

| July 20, 2018

Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. The Eye On Annapolis Daily News Brief is sponsored by Kegs & Corks Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival on August 18. Save $10 on every ticket using the […]

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White, Grenier and Zadra promoted at Crosby

White, Grenier and Zadra promoted at Crosby

| July 19, 2018

Crosby Marketing Communications has announced the promotion of three staff members. Debbie White has been promoted to Digital Program Supervisor, Bobby Grenier to Senior Web Developer and Danielle Zadra to Visual Designer. As a Digital Program Supervisor, White strategizes and oversees large-scale digital programs that integrate web, mobile, search, email and social media. Her expertise […]

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Kristen and the Noise headlining 7th Annual Kegs and Corks Festival

Kristen and the Noise headlining 7th Annual Kegs and Corks Festival

| July 19, 2018

Mark your calendars for the 7th Annual Kegs and Corks Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival on August 18, 2018. This event draws large crowds to the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds for a unique festival featuring craft beer and Maryland wine together. Guests sample over 80 exceptional Maryland wines and over 40 craft brews from […]

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Benefit Concert details are beginning to emerge

Benefit Concert details are beginning to emerge

| July 19, 2018

Annapolis Rising–A Benefit Concert for The Capital-Gazette and Freedom of the Press is happening on July 28th from noon to 10pm. Details are still evolving as Mayor Buckley and the City of Annapolis put it all together.  What we currently know: The benefit will be from noon to 10pm. The cost for tickets will be […]

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Daily News Brief | July 19, 2018

Daily News Brief | July 19, 2018

| July 19, 2018

Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. The Eye On Annapolis Daily News Brief is sponsored by Kegs & Corks Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival on August 18. Save $10 on every ticket using the […]

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Orioles deal Machado to Dodgers, prospects assigned to Bowie and Norfolk

Orioles deal Machado to Dodgers, prospects assigned to Bowie and Norfolk

| July 18, 2018

The Orioles today announced that they have acquired OF YUSNIEL DÍAZ, INF RYLAN BANNON, INF BREYVIC VALERA, RHP DEAN KREMER, and RHP ZACH POP from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for INF MANNY MACHADO. Valera has been optioned to Triple-A Norfolk, while Díaz, Bannon, Kremer, and Pop have been assigned to Double-A Bowie. Díaz, […]

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Plebe Parade this Friday

Plebe Parade this Friday

| July 18, 2018

The members of the USNA Class of 2022, known now as “plebes,” will present several formal parades on Worden Field as part of Plebe Summer, their six week-long indoctrination to the Naval Academy.  All parades are free of charge and open to the public, and subject to change due to weather conditions. Parades will be […]

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Schuh announces $30M investment in area roadways

Schuh announces $30M investment in area roadways

| July 18, 2018

Keeping with his commitment to improve the quality of life for our communities, County Executive Steve Schuh has announced a $30 million annual investment to improve the more than 4600 miles of local roads in Anne Arundel County. “No citizen should have to drive on substandard roads littered with potholes,” said Schuh. “This $30 million […]

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Live! Hotel — NOW OPEN

Live! Hotel — NOW OPEN

| July 18, 2018

The Cordish Companies and Live! Casino & Hotel celebrated the Grand Opening of the flagship, luxury LIVE! HOTEL, the first hotel in the world to carry the renowned Live! brand. The Live! Hotel adds 310 rooms, including 52 suites; two new restaurants, a luxury day Spa and Salon, a 4,000-seat Event Center, and Club 21, […]

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Tickets selling fast for Twist & Stout

Tickets selling fast for Twist & Stout

| July 18, 2018

On September 29th, Anne Arundel County Recreation and Parks will presentTwist & Stout, a fine wine and craft beer festival that also features live music from some of the region’s best bands, food trucks serving innovative cuisine, and local artists and artisans, all set at the picturesque Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis, Maryland. Produced in partnership with the Maryland Wineries Association, […]

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Daily News Brief | July 18, 2018

Daily News Brief | July 18, 2018

| July 18, 2018

Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. The Eye On Annapolis Daily News Brief is sponsored by Kegs & Corks Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival on August 18. Save $10 on every ticket using the […]

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Nominations open for Sailing Industry Distinguished Service Award

Nominations open for Sailing Industry Distinguished Service Award

| July 17, 2018

Nominations for the 2018 Sailing Industry Distinguished Service Award are being accepted as of today. Created by the Annapolis Boat Shows in 2014, the award recognizes members of the sailing industry for their high standards of excellence, service, and commitment. Each year the Annapolis Boat Shows honors someone who has distinguished him or herself through continued and unselfish service to the overall advancement of the sailing industry. […]

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