| 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,...
| 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
| 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 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 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...