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Real Wedding: Courtney Mason & Nicholas Ramsay

By Arden Haley, Mar 21, 2017, Categories: Local Weddings

Courtney, a veterinarian, and Nicholas, a systems engineer, met through an online dating site and were engaged exactly one year after their first date.

Real Wedding: Rachael Powers & Johnathan Shipp

By Arden Haley, Mar 02, 2017, Categories: Local Weddings

Johnathon invited Rachael on his boat and even taught her how to wakeboard. It was love at first boat ride!

Real Wedding: Katie Bennett & Kristi Korrow

By Arden Haley, Dec 28, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

Kristi and Katie first met as children playing on the same soccer team. Later on, in their twenties, the two began running into each other at the bars and at Baltimore Pride each year.

What's Up? Weddings Registry Survey

By Arden Haley, Dec 07, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

Thank you for agreeing to take part in this short survey about wedding gift registries for use in a future issue of What's Up? Weddings Magazine.

Real Wedding: Amanda Atwood & Dale Wilner

By Arden Haley, Dec 05, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

"As we were taking in the beautiful view, he got down on one knee and pulled out the ring."

Real Wedding: Megan Griffith & Brian Werrell

By Arden Haley, Nov 09, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

College sweethearts from the University of Delaware, Megan and Brian’s romance turned to wedding planning after a romantic proposal in Central Park, New York City.

Real Weddings: Jill Santucci & MJ Carroll

By Arden Haley, Oct 13, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

Jill and MJ met watching football at The Green Turtle. Jill was coming back from the Renaissance Fair and decided to stop by and catch the 5:00 game with some friends already at the bar.

Somewhere Back in Time: Governor Larry Hogan & Yumi Hogan, Maryland’s First Couple

By Arden Haley, May 05, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

We’re taking you back in time to the real weddings of the Chesapeake Bay region’s past and asking some 
of the area’s most well-known couples to share marriage advice with our readers.

Real Wedding: Elizabeth Trammell & Thomas Fenfert

By Arden Haley, Apr 28, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

Liz, a program manager for the government, and Tom, a high school physics teacher, met working at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

Real Wedding: Geena Cooley & Bradley Harrington

By Arden Haley, Apr 21, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

From opposite sides of the country (Geena from Maryland and Brad from California), the two met by chance when they both were visiting Chicago for a few days.

  • The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County Exhibition Committee will judge the second exhibition in ...


  • See the world through the lenses of members of the Digital Photo Club of Annapolis in a newly ope...


  • Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics

    03/27/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    From the moment rock and roll hit the airwaves, it has played a crucial role in politics and soci...


  • Synergies

    03/27/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    Two or more things working together in order to create something that is bigger or greater than t...


  • Transcendent Musings

    03/27/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    “Transcendent Musings” features artists Christian McCarroll and Colin Lacey of the Open Eye Galle...


  • Terry Anderson ~ Waterlines

    03/27/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Terry Anderson’s new landscapes from the Brandywine Watershed to the Canadian Near North, take on...


  • Weekly Fine Art Classes

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM

    Chesapeake Fine Art Studio offers top-quality art classes in a variety of media every week. Study...


  • Strata: New Work by Gail Watkins

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Artist Statement: "In the cycle of history, the new is created from the old. It is the natura...


  • Amare Selfu Worku: Coexist

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Artist Statement: The idea of moving from one place to another, relocating and the process of ...


  • Smithsonian Gardens presents Orchids: A Moment

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM — 05:30PM

    Orchids: A Moment, the 22nd annual orchid exhibition presented by Smithsonian Gardens and the Uni...


  • In the Tower: Theaster Gates

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Over the past decade, American artist Theaster Gates (b. 1973) has explored the built environment...


  • June Schwarcz: Invention and Variation

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM — 05:30PM

    June Schwarcz (1918–2015) is considered one of the most innovative enamelists working in the late...


  • New Work

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM

    New Work by gallery artists is on display in March at Troika Gallery, showcasing “The Finest of F...


  • Petite Squares

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    This year's theme is Pets. The month-long exhibit will be at West Annapolis Artwork and Fine Fram...


  • American Society of Marine Artists

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Contemporary American Marine Art highlights the works of marine artists recognized as the best in...


  • Gene Davis: Hot Beat

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM — 05:30PM

    Brightly colored stripes multiply in rhythmic repetitions across the surface of a painting by Gen...


  • Border Crossing

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Border Crossing presents recent work by Albuquerque-based artist Jami Porter Lara (b. 1969), who ...


  • HERE. a pop-up shop ~ Made in Maryland

    03/27/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    HERE. a pop-up shop will celebrate their 5th year in business and their 20th pop-up shop in the A...


  • Four Centuries Walking Tour

    03/27/2017
    10:30AM — 12:45PM

    A period dressed guide in colonial attire will lead you through Annapolis’ historic district and ...


  • Harbor Queen Cruises

    03/27/2017
    11:00AM — 03:00PM

    Watermark immerses people in the history, culture and fun of the Chesapeake Bay region and Harbor...


  • Chair Yoga

    03/27/2017
    11:30AM

    Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting on a chair, or standing using a cha...


  • Bill Viola: The Moving Portrait

    03/27/2017
    11:30AM — 07:00PM

    Video-art pioneer Bill Viola believes that cameras are the keepers of souls. From the moment he f...


  • Open Portrait Studio

    03/27/2017
    01:00PM — 03:30PM

    Mondays, 9:30 a.m. - noon The group meets weekly with a live model. Model fee collected weekly....


  • Four Centuries Walking Tour

    03/27/2017
    01:30PM — 03:45PM

    A period dressed guide in colonial attire will lead you through Annapolis’ historic district and ...


  • Seventh Annual Empty Bowls

    03/27/2017
    05:00PM

    The event will benefit the Kent County Food Pantry. Tickets includes your choice of a handmade...


  • Men's Support Group

    03/27/2017
    05:30PM

    Men’s Support Group-Meets the 2nd and 4th Monday of the Month from 5:30-7:00pm Offers men who ar...


  • 2017 Spirit of Community Awards Dinner

    03/27/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    On Monday, March 27th, the West County Chamber will be recognizing the accomplishments of outsta...


  • Digital Photography Club of Annapolis meeting

    03/27/2017
    06:30PM — 09:00PM

    The Digital Photography Club of Annapolis will meet on Monday, March 27, at 6:30 p.m. at Maryland...