Rediscover Local History or Just See a Good Play

Maryland Day is being celebrated all weekend long this year, with an emphasis on walking tours and visits to a variety of museums through-out our county. The tradition of celebrating the founding of Maryland began in 1903 and the official day is March 26th, 1633/34. It became a state holiday in 1916 with an emphasisContinue reading “Rediscover Local History or Just See a Good Play”

Blue Skies Smiling at Me

Blue skies and sunny weather mean that spring fever has arrived. It’s hard to stay indoors but thankfully the weekend is just about here and I won’t have to stay indoors much longer. Maybe I can do a little garden raking and clearing, but what I’d really like to do is kick back and readContinue reading “Blue Skies Smiling at Me”

Opera, Flowers..Plenty of Choices This Weekend

Two young people very much in love are about to tie the knot, but instead everything gets tied up in a confusing tangle, as the plot twists and turns in Amadeus Wolfgang Mozart’s “Marriage of Figarro.” Count Almaviva and Countess Rosina, residents of Seville Spain do not have an entirely satisfactory marriage. The Count hasContinue reading “Opera, Flowers..Plenty of Choices This Weekend”

Electrical Fire on West Street in Annapolis

A loud thunderous boom, a momentary loss of power, and I was alerted to look outside our windows to view an electrical fire just a few blocks up West Street near Pinkey’s Liquor Store and Carlson’s Bakery and Thai Kitchen. Flames were high due to all the water on the ground serving to conduct theContinue reading “Electrical Fire on West Street in Annapolis”

International Philadelphia Flower Show Oo La La

Springtime in Paris was the theme of this year’s International Flower Show which opened to the public on March 6th and continues through March 16th. Claude Monet’s “Water Lilies”, the street art of the underground subway system, intimate cafes, can can dancers at Le Moulin Rouge, and the 1950s musical “An American in Paris” allContinue reading “International Philadelphia Flower Show Oo La La”

Recycle Those Magazines and Everything Else

Springtime gets me thinking about spring cleaning which means clearing out clutter. Last Friday, What’s Up? Media had a company retreat and we focused on ways to be more productive. One obvious way is to remove the clutter in our lives as well as the clutter on our desks. So I’ve been hauling away extraContinue reading “Recycle Those Magazines and Everything Else”

Free Movie Tonight at MD. Hall in Annapolis

From acrobats and jugglers to string musicians and poetry readings, World Wide Artist Experiences provides free arts performances throughout the year at Maryland Hall for the Performing Arts to promote international goodwill and understanding. This year they are presenting an International film festival and tonight the film is from Poland. Ile waży koń trojański? meansContinue reading “Free Movie Tonight at MD. Hall in Annapolis”