| 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 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...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 9:30 AM
I keep hearing that the old Fawcett Boat Supplies building in Annapolis is an eyesore made of cinder block that obstructs the view of Ego Alley ("Annapolis whiffs again," July 11).
But only one side of the building is cinder block, and an outdoor...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:52 PM
Hundreds of people packed Annapolis City Hall on Thursday night to either praise or criticize plans for the future of downtown's City Dock.
Depending on who was speaking, a new master plan for the dock could either spur downtown revitalization and...
| 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....
| Jul 26, 2013
| 1:50 PM
At least two members of the Annapolis City Council are considering putting an end to late-night meetings, after a public hearing this week stretched until 3 a.m.
The City Council chambers were packed with more than 100 people on Thursday night who...
| 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...