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

By |2019-02-06T17:07:35-04:00February 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 [...]

Guide to Thanksgiving in Annapolis 2018

By |2018-11-10T19:02:09-04:00November 10th, 2018|Annapolis Restaurants & Bars, Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, Dine, Uncategorized|

There's no better place to spend Thanksgiving than in Annapolis, Maryland. We've known this to be true for many years, but even national news sources will back us up on this one: Last year, Annapolis was named one of the 30 perfect alternative holiday getaways by U.S. News, who cited our town's "striking coastal scenery," "delicious [...]

In Celebration of Rob Hiaasen: His Life and Words

By |2018-10-29T16:57:09-04:00October 29th, 2018|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis News, Articles|

On October 19, 2018 family, friends and colleagues joined together to celebrate the life and the words of Rob Hiaasen with the release of his final novel. For the last few years, Rob had been working on the story. After his death on June 28 during a shooting in the Capital Gazette’s newsroom, publisher Kevin [...]

Annapolis Offers Holiday Parking Benefits

By |2016-11-17T09:48:01-04:00November 17th, 2016|Articles, Downtown Annapolis, News|

Annapolis, MD (11-17-16) To support Annapolis businesses, Mayor Michael Pantelides announces the return of popular parking options this holiday season as well as changes designed to improve the downtown holiday experience for both drivers and pedestrians. The changes were made in consultation with SP+, the city’s comprehensive parking management firm. “Annapolis is known as one [...]

Yappy Hour: Corned Beef and Cosmos for the Cause

By |2016-12-07T07:43:41-04:00August 5th, 2016|Annapolis Restaurants & Bars, Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, Downtown Annapolis, Pet Friendly Annapolis|

As if Annapolitans need one more reason to eat and drink, this offer comes with a bonus – your indulgences benefit homeless animals. Each Thursday through mid-September, Fado Irish Pub hosts Yappy Hour from 5 – 7 pm. The dog-friendly restaurant contributes 20 percent of all sales on their spacious, lovely patio to the SPCA of Anne [...]

6 facts about what’s going on in Annapolis this week

By |2016-06-01T08:11:16-04:00June 1st, 2016|Articles|

This week's social news roundup focuses on mostly some of the important cultural events. By "cultural events" is meant more events that represent the overall Annapolis culture rather than, like, ballet. We like to lay off the hard news as much because it is depressing as because if you're into that sot of thing, you [...]

Commissioning week

By |2016-12-07T07:43:42-04:00May 18th, 2016|Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, Downtown Annapolis, USNA|

Newly commissioned Navy and Marine Corps officers toss their hats during the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2011 graduation and commissioning ceremony. The Class of 2011 graduated 728 ensigns and 260 Marine Corps 2nd lieutenants at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Md. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Chad Runge/Released) [...]

Duden Named Leadership in Law Award Winner

By |2016-12-07T07:43:42-04:00March 28th, 2016|Annapolis News, Articles|

This week The Daily Record announced it has selected County Attorney Nancy Duden as a recipient of its 2016 Leadership in Law Award. “The citizens of Anne Arundel County are fortunate to have Nancy working for them every day,” said County Executive Steve Schuh. “Her wise and steady counsel has been an undeniable benefit to our administration and county [...]

Annapolis Film Festival talks, shorts and features

By |2016-12-07T07:43:42-04:00March 23rd, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Film Festival, Articles|

With Nimble Storage as the premier sponsor, the Festival has brought together an incredible  panel to talk about some of the latest innovations in technology that impact the film world. A big crowd is expected to join them in the Loews Atrium for breakfast and a lively discussion of these timely and increasingly important topics. [...]

Gary Jobson to be featured at AFF

By |2016-12-07T07:43:42-04:00March 21st, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Film Festival, Articles|

Local sailing celebrity Gary Jobson has two short films in this year's festival. The Magic and Mystery of Sable Island, About 200 miles southeast of Halifax, Nova Scotia, lies Sable Island, home to seals, wild horses, and a few Canadian researchers. With every storm the dunes and shorelines of Sable Island's 21-mile crescent shift, uncovering [...]