| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:02 PM
The City of Annapolis struck agreements with four employee unions on Monday, giving employees raises and changing their health benefits in retirement.
Mayor Josh Cohen, who will stand re-election next week, said the four-year agreements are a "real...
| 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 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,...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Pasadena resident Bill Hubick and Jim Brighton of Easton stand on a wooden overlook at the edge of a shallow pond at Wooten's Landing Park in the Harwood area of southern Anne Arundel.
It's silent, except for animals. On a whim, Brighton asks Hubick...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 5:36 PM
"He sends me text messages saying he is going to kill me," Ronnesha Simms wrote in a police document last summer of her ex-boyfriend, William Ranaldo Brown Jr. "I'm afraid for my life."
Little more than a year later, Brown took Simms' life early...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 5:47 PM
The five candidates for Annapolis mayor made a final appeal to voters during a forum in Easport Thursday night, five days before Tuesday's primary election.
During a quick-moving, hour-long forum moderated by Vic Pascoe of the Eastport Civic...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Annapolis voters will start the process of selecting a mayor and city council to serve for the next four years with primary elections Tuesday.
The Democratic and Republican primaries feature a total of five people running for the seat currently held...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Gone are brightly-colored paintings of Colonial Annapolis life. Gone is the crumbling molding. Gone is the blue-painted trim.
Annapolis city officials last week celebrated their renovated council chambers in City Hall, starting the Monday council meeting...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Annapolis Mayor Josh Cohen captured victory over a political newcomer in the capital city's Democratic primary Tuesday.
Cohen defeated Bevin Buchheister, a downtown civic activist to win the Democratic nomination, 1,774 votes to 1,332 votes.
"This was a...
| 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...
| 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.