| Mar 2, 2013
| 6:44 AM
Maryland's gun control debate drew more than 2,000 people to Annapolis on Friday as the House of Delegates took up the governor's bill to ban the sale of assault weapons and impose some of the nation's strictest licensing requirements.
People arrived as...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Gilbert Thornton Renaut, a retired federal attorney who became an Annapolis activist, mayoral candidate and neighborhood problem-solver, died of a heart attack Feb. 27 at his home in the capital's Murray Hill community. He was 66.
"Gilbert had an abiding...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Four men and one woman are vying for perhaps the trickiest job in Annapolis: mayor.
The state’s capital has been buzzing in recent months over proposals to adopt a new plan to guide future development at City Dock and to rezone key waterfront...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:02 AM
There’s no cause for alarm – unless you’re one of the volunteers pretending to be displaced by a major storm, that is.
The Annapolis Office of Emergency Preparedness and Risk Management is hosting a citywide preparedness exercise on...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 1:29 PM
Cohen leads fundraising in Annapolis elections
Annapolis Mayor Josh Cohen has raised the most money this summer of any candidate running for election in the state capital this fall, according to campaign finance reports filed Tuesday.
Cohen raised $35,...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 9:51 AM
When the historic Annapolis Market House reopens in the next couple of weeks, patrons will walk underneath Jean Tyson's bright red hollyhocks and Dixie Sangster's Cubist rendition of a vase of flowers.
The two women are among 16 artists who...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:29 AM
The Market House at City Dock in Annapolis, an iconic 18th century structure that has struggled to stay in business following Tropical Storm Isabel damage 10 years ago, will stage its grand reopening Sept. 7, city officials said Tuesday.
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:32 PM
On the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, state, local and city leaders gathered in Annapolis Aug. 28 for the dedication of “the nation’s first memorial to the 250,000 foot soldiers of the March.”
Built by the Annapolis-based...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:16 PM
It was midday in downtown Annapolis, the aromas of falafel, grilled hot dogs and Chincoteague oysters filled the air, and as A.J. Lipchak eyed the customers lined up at the brand-new lunch counters all around him, he seemed almost unable to believe his...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Voters in Annapolis will have a chance to hear from candidates at two election forums.
The Sierra Club and the Anne Arundel League of Conservation Voters will hold a forum for candidates in contested primaries — including the mayoral race —...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 10:52 AM
Former Annapolis Police Chief Joseph Johnson and children wielding plastic pirate swords made sure Annapolis Mayor Josh Cohen fulfilled a promise Saturday morning.
The police-and-pirate crew rounded up the mayor and marched to a faux pirate ship,...