September 2017

The stories behind the businesses in your community

AFC Urgent Care Providing the best patient experience possible, when you need it most      AFC Urgent Care, formerly Doctors Express, is a well-established full-service urgent care center. Husband Rick and I opened our center in Edgewater over five years ago to bring the best possible urgent care to people in and traveling through this centrally located community. 

More Do-Not-Sprayers

     Would you pass along this info to all your readers and to Betsy Detwiler, Neeld Estates regarding her thoughtful piece on CIDES Killing Mother Nature.

The Postcard Finds Another Reader

Re: The Postcard; Sept. 14: www.bayweekly.com/node/39983        Having lunch in Severna Park, I picked up your paper’s Sept. 14 edition. Several articles were quite interesting. However, The Postcard by Sarah Jablon really caught my attention.

That’s what our businesses are doing. Are we?

     You sailors and wayfarers of Chesapeake Country know what I mean. You’ve traveled long and far, and your journey, if it happens to be for pleasure, is about to cross over into discontent when — in the middle of nowhere — you bump into just the inn, tavern or gas station you’ve been longing for. 

Not a perfect match but fun to watch

     This historical dramedy returns us to 1973, when Billie Jean King (Emma Stone: La La Land) ranks among the biggest names in tennis — yet earns one of the smallest paychecks. The rationale is that men are more fun to watch — yet women’s events sell as many tickets. To change the status quo, King convinces the female tennis players of southern California to join in a women’s tour.
1977 Jersey Sportfish Flybridge with twin re-powered 375 turbo Cats. New Generator and more. $69,000 obo. 410-610-0077.

Hear those old spectacular songs sung by strong new voices

     When Annie Get Your Gun opened on Broadway in 1946, it was a star vehicle for the brassy, trumpet-voiced Ethel Merman. Irving Berlin’s songs became legendary, from the lively There’s No Business Like Show Business and Anything You Can Do to the romantic They Say It’s Wonderful and I Got Lost in His Arms.
Local restaurant, Angelina’s, looking for reliable, clean, friendly employees. Great after-school job! Great pay! Must be willing to learn. 301-785-2408.

Music of Longing & Belonging

Pianist Eliza Garth and soprano Betsy Bates explore the tension between foreignness and inclusion. 8-10pm, UU Church of Annapolis, $15: www.tinyurl.com/UUCA-cocerts.

Finding Italian Ancestors

Hear Joe Smaldone on how to access Italian records online, plus tips for effective searching and how to overcome language barriers. 7-9:30pm, Anne Arundel Genealogical Society, Severna Park UMC, free: www.aagensoc.org.