About Kristin

Kristin is a writer and photographer from the Annapolis area who spends her time between there and Ocean City, Maryland. She loves getting reader-submitted stories and photos, so send her an email anytime. She also works part-time at the Art League of Ocean City and the Ocean City Film Festival and lives just off the peninsula with her dog and fiancé. Her photos can be found on Instagram @oc_kristin.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade Road Closures Begin at 1 p.m. March 10

By |2019-03-05T14:51:34-05:00March 5th, 2019|Transportation|

Annapolis, MD (March 5, 2019) – The City’s biggest parade of the year – the Annapolis St. Patrick’s Parade – will take place on Sunday, March 10 beginning at 1 p.m. starting at Amos Garrett Blvd. and West Street. The parade includes more than 100 entrants and is expected to draw up to 7,000 people [...]

Annapolis Film Festival releases its four-day film slate

By |2019-03-05T14:37:45-05:00March 5th, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Film Festival|

The 7th Annual Annapolis Film Festival (AFF) has revealed its full slate of more than 70 films from over 25 countries. The festival will be held March 21-24, 2019, with screenings at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, Annapolis Elementary School, St. John’s College and Asbury United Methodist Church. This year’s festival theme: Truth in [...]

This Month in Annapolis: March Events and Things to Do

By |2019-02-27T10:58:27-05:00February 27th, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Film Festival, Annapolis Things to Do|

They say that March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb, and it's certainly been lion-like here in Annapolis with gray skies, chilly temps and a bracing wind chill; our fingers are crossed that the lamb arrives soon with sunnier days and warmer weather. But regardless of what it's like outside, March [...]

Upcoming March Events Could Impact Downtown Annapolis Traffic

By |2019-02-27T10:28:47-05:00February 27th, 2019|Transportation|

Annapolis, MD (February 26,2019) – The first weekend in March will be busy for residents and visitors to the City of Annapolis. The Women’s Unity March on Saturday, March 2 (1 to 3 p.m.) and the Mardi Gras Celebration at Market Space on Sunday, March 3 (12 to 5 p.m.) are expected to bring crowds [...]

St. Patrick’s Day 2019 in Annapolis 🍀

By |2019-02-27T10:22:22-05:00February 27th, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Things to Do|

St. Patrick's Day in Annapolis is celebrated with optimal fanfare and family fun for all, all weekend long (and even the weekend before). Restaurants, hotels, shops, and community organizations host events that feature live music, traditional Irish fare, and even a little friendly competition, providing optimal fun for everyone -- even those without a drop [...]

Diaspora: A Black History Celebration at Pip Moyer Rec Center

By |2019-02-13T13:57:13-05:00February 13th, 2019|Annapolis News|

Annapolis, MD – The Mayor’s Office of the City of Annapolis presents “Diaspora: A Black History Celebration,” on February 23 from 2 to 8 p.m. at “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center. This event is in partnership with Annapolis Recreation & Parks and the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis (HACA). This free event will feature [...]

New “Waterways Cabinet” established by Mayor Buckley

By |2019-02-13T13:38:09-05:00February 13th, 2019|Annapolis News|

Annapolis, MD (02-12-2019) – City of Annapolis Mayor Gavin Buckley has established an “Annapolis Waterways Cabinet” to bring city decision makers and environmental stakeholders together to ensure the effective implementation of the City’s goals relating to water quality. “There are many pressing environmental issues facing our city, including watershed restoration, green transportation initiatives, climate change, [...]

State officials toast Maryland’s “FeBREWary” at Annapolis Federal House

By |2019-02-06T17:07:35-05:00February 6th, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis News, Articles|

Maryland craft brewers mingled with state officials including Governor Larry Hogan and Comptroller Peter Franchot on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at Federal House Bar & Grille, to toast Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month, otherwise known as FeBREWary. The event, hosted by the Brewers Association of Maryland (BAM), is one of several this month aimed at celebrating [...]

These are the safest cities in Maryland in 2019

By |2019-01-28T09:58:39-05:00January 28th, 2019|Annapolis News|

Maryland's safest cities of 2019 have been released, according to the most recent FBI Uniform Crime Report Statistics. The report includes a survey of 7,639 Maryland cities and towns with populations ranging from 7,639 to 4,007,147, although the report eliminated any cities that failed to submit a complete crime report to the FBI and removed cities [...]

Historic Annapolis Museum and Store to close for renovations

By |2019-01-28T09:27:17-05:00January 25th, 2019|Annapolis News, Downtown Annapolis|

Effective on Jan. 31, 2019, the Historic Annapolis Museum and Store located at 99 Main Street will close for renovations and will reopen with a new exhibit in 2020. The museum and store will temporarily relocate to its former home at 77 Main Street, where it will open in early February 2019.  The Historic Annapolis [...]