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Academy Awards: Emerald Edition

Feb 20, 2013 ● By August Schwartz

Earlier this year, Pantone named Emerald the “Color of the Year 2013,” and we’ve long known that mint was going to rule the runway for spring. (Look for the fashion spread in the March edition of What's Up? magazine to read about the other spring styles.) But these relative shades of green can be tricky to pull off when it comes to more formal affairs. And with the Academy Awards just a few days away, we've been looking for inspiration.

Women Helping Women

Feb 20, 2013 ● By August Schwartz

More than 15 female performers (and some men!) donated their talents to the annual Women Helping Women Concert, held February 20th at the Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre.

A Valentine's Day Affair at Talisman Farm

Feb 14, 2013 ● By August Schwartz

Talisman Farm hosted a Valentines Day Affair at The Manor House, February 14th, 2013. 

Singles for a Common Cause: Part Three

Feb 12, 2013 ● By August Schwartz

Last fall, What's Up? Media introduced a sizzling round of charitable mixers: Singles for a Common Cause.

GumboFest 2013

Feb 10, 2013 ● By August Schwartz

Friends of the Light House hosted Gumbo Fest, Sunday, February 10th, from 1-4 p.m. at the Doubletree Hotel in Annapolis.

3rd Annual Masqued Ball

Feb 09, 2013 ● By August Schwartz

The Caroline County Council of Arts held its 3rd Annual Masqued Ball: Mardi Gras Saturday, Feb. 9th at the General James F. Fretterd Community Center in Denton. We've got photos of the mask contest winners.

OBI's 15th Annual Mardi Gras Gala

Feb 02, 2013 ● By August Schwartz

Opportunity Builders, Inc. held their 15th Annual Mardi Gras Gala, their largest fundraiser of the year, Saturday, Feb. 2nd at their location in Millersville.

Annapolis Design District Party

Jan 31, 2013 ● By August Schwartz

The Annapolis Design Distric, a non-profit organization "established to create a vibrant design district in the City of Annapolis (the "District")," hosted its first networking event of 2013 Thursday, Jan. 31st at The Whiskey.

What's Up? Weddings 2013 Bridal Expo

Jan 29, 2013 ● By August Schwartz

What’s Up? Weddings' 2013 Bridal Expo was held Sunday, Jan. 13th at the Loews Annapolis Hotel.

Live Arts Maryland Gala

Jan 26, 2013 ● By August Schwartz

Live Arts Maryland, a three-concerts-in-one philanthropic experience, was held Jan. 26th at the Loews Annapolis Hotel.
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    Kennedy Krieger Institute kicks off the holiday season by welcoming Santa Claus to their winter w...

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