Paw Patrol

For those in the Maryland area west of the Chesapeake Bay, Pets on Wheels, a 501(c)(3) organization, brings friendly pet therapy for those in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Learn how Gina Kazimir, executive director of Pets on Wheels, and her team of furry friends and volunteers fight stress and help lick loneliness one visit at a time.

Learn. Play. Explore. Celebrate.

Celebrate the end of summer at Pongos Learning Lab, formerly Coders Kids Club, an educational branch of Pongos Interactive. Pongos Learning Lab offers STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) education for all ages.

Goodbye Summer Ways, Hello School Days!

For many of us, August is a bittersweet turning point in the calendar year. Summer freedom is drawing to a close, and the school bells will be ringing any day now. While the lazy days of sipping cool beverages poolside may be numbered, this month brings a sense of renewal. New routines, new clothes and … Continued

August 2019 Around Town

The Around the World Cultural Food Festival Returns Aug. 17 The 2019 Around the World Cultural Food Festival returns to Freedom Plaza and Pennsylvania Avenue across from the White House on Aug. 17. This festival is known for its authentic cuisine and culture. Festival patrons can enjoy a day trip around the world and appreciate … Continued

Belair at Bowie Exhibit Open at Kenhill Center

A new permanent exhibit called Belair at Bowie opened at the Kenhill Center. The exhibit details the history of one of Levitt & Sons' most successful suburban developments. Attendees heard remarks from Mayor G. Frederick Robinson, toured the exhibit and viewed a film by Jeff Krulik called The Tales of Belair and Bowie. CityOfBowie.org    

Summertime at Pongos Little Learners’ Lab

Pongos Learning Lab newest play area is called the Little Learners' Lab for toddlers and preschool-age children to learn about science, technology, engineering, arts and math. The Little Learners' Lab includes soft play equipment, a ball pit, a train table and more. PongosLearnersLab.com

For the Love of Pets

A love for all living creatures and a passion for painting has turned a hobby into a wonderful, joy-filled business for artist Kimberly Minear. Kimberly studied graphic design and has lived in Annapolis, Maryland, for 25 years.

Dream Big

Prepare to be inspired. As we approach the start of a new school year, we want to recognize students who have worked hard, defeated adversity and rose above challenges to continue their education. Despite significant obstacles and financial need that may have prevented them from attending, these courageous students are granted the opportunity to pursue their dreams of going to college through Scholarship…