| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The Annapolis city council is rushing to finish business on a number of weighty issues before city elections Nov. 5, including adoption of the controversial new master plan for downtown's City Dock.
By Mayor Josh Cohen's count, the city council has...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 1:16 PM
After surviving a challenge in the Democratic primary this past week, Annapolis Mayor Josh Cohen quickly resumed his controversial efforts to adopt a new long-term plan for City Dock and rezone a key portion of the downtown waterfront.
Cohen wasted no...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 10:20 AM
City of Annapolis Alderman Richard E. Israel announced this week that he's resigning from the City Council, effective immediately.
Israel told the council he's moving out of his Shaw Street home into the Ginger Cove Community, a community in Annapolis...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Subscribers and friends of Compass Rose Theater Company had major cause for celebration last month with the opening of the troupe's new theater home in the Annapolis Arts District.
The redeveloped 2,900-square-foot space at 49 Spa Road now has a full...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 6:05 PM
A proposal to reshape City Dock in Annapolis is drawing criticism from traditionalists, who say taller buildings and other ideas to spur economic development could spoil the Colonial-era character and Chesapeake Bay views of the historic waterfront....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 4:55 PM
When Howard County's transportation chief looks at a flow chart of mass transit service in the suburbs south of Baltimore, he sees a tangle of "spaghetti mesh" that ill serves the region's workers, senior citizens and handicapped.
John Powell Jr. hopes...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:40 PM
The Annapolis Democratic Central Committee will pick a replacement for former Alderman Richard E. Israel on Tuesday night.
Three men have applied to replace Israel, who resigned from the City Council earlier this month because he is moving to an...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 6:06 PM
A vacant building in a prime location at Annapolis City Dock is about to be sold.
An investment group led by Mark Ordan, CEO of Sunrise Senior Living, has signed a deal to buy the former Fawcett Boat Supplies building at 110 Compromise St. The building...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 7:24 PM
The newest alderman on the Annapolis City Council will be downtown resident and activist Joe Budge.
The Annapolis Democratic Central Committee selected Budge on Tuesday night to replace former Alderman Richard Israel, who resigned earlier this month....
| May 5, 2013
| 6:34 AM
Joe Budge has been a familiar face at Annapolis city council meetings, speaking out on issues related to downtown.
Later this month, he'll move from the public microphone to the dais as he's sworn in as the council's newest alderman.
Budge, 60, was...
| May 22, 2013
| 8:14 AM
The La Cañada Flintridge City Council named Jeffrey Scott McConnell as a new member of the city’s planning commission on Monday night.
McConnell, a resident of the city for four years, will fill an empty seat on the commission that was vacated when...