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July 2018

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AFC Urgent Care Providing the best patient experience possible, when you need it most American Family Care Urgent Care is a well-established full-service urgent care center located in Edgewater. Owners Ginni and Rick Morani opened the center in January 2012 to bring accessible, quality healthcare to people living in and travelling through this centrally located community.

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            My grandmother’s stories have stayed with me a lifetime. So it’s in the hope of deepening generational memory — and, yes, because I can’t resist telling or hearing a story — that I tell my grandchildren stories of life in my time and places. A favorite — whether of mine or theirs I can’t be sure — is my childhood neighborhood.

Light falls; growth happens

            Plant successions occur regularly in the forest. More vigorously growing plants shade out the slower-growing species. Shade-tolerant species occupy the forest floor. The lower limbs on trees in a mature forest do not exist because they have been shaded out, often early in the forest’s development. The result is tall trees with clean trunks. In the absence of branches, the trunks increase in diameter because new sapwood is formed where branches once protruded.

Her luck was here then gone

            My second cast was intercepted, and the small rod arced hard over. Through the thin line I could feel the shakes of a fish with some definite weight, several ounces at least. The big perch were finally back in residence along the rocky shallows.

Answer the call of this challenging surreal satire

Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfield: Atlanta) is eking out a living along the poverty line. He bounces from job to job and can’t afford rent, so he lives in his uncle’s garage. Girlfriend Detroit (Tessa Thompson: Annihilation) is his motivation to do ­better.

Hair Cuttery’s Share-A-Haircut for Kids in Need Aug 1-15

Event Date:  Repeats every day until Wed Aug 15 2018 . August 1, 2018 (All day) - August 15, 2018 (All day) Hair Cuttery, the largest family-owned and -operated chain of hair salons in the country, is hosting its summer Share-A-Haircut program August 1-15. For every haircut purchased by or for a child up to age 18 at one of Hair Cuttery’s nearly 900 salons, one free haircut certificate will be donated to a disadvantaged child locally. Hair Cuttery is determined to donate tens of thousands of free haircut certificates to children in communities across the nation with the help of more than 200 local government and non-profit organizations. Location All Hair Cuttery Locations United States See map: Google Maps

You’re never too young to fall for the magic of theater


When I went to see 42nd Street on opening night, I remembered my days as a young actress. When the school play was announced, I would race to the audition. I adored the chance to sing, dance and act as someone that I was not. I became a chorus member, a munchkin, a princess, a sailor and a wardrobe. The stage transported me to fairytale lands and long-past eras. Now I love going to youth theater productions to see where and when these children are transported today.

KIDS Pirates on the Potomac

July 28: Enjoy pirate-themed activities; 2 sessions for ages 4-9. 9am-4pm, Piney Point Lighthouse, Museum & Historic Park, $10, rsvp: 301-994-1471.

Becky’s New Car

  FSa 8pm, Su 2pm thru July 29, Bowie Playhouse at White Marsh Park, $22 w/discounts, rsvp:  

Tides & Tunes

  Hear Eastport Oyster Boys; bring lawn seating. 7-8:30pm, Annapolis Maritime Museum, Eastport, free (donations suggested):