| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:50 PM
A handful of Westboro Baptist Church protesters picketing same-sex marriage in front of courthouses in Annapolis and Towson Wednesday were met with large groups of counter-protesters holding signs preaching tolerance.
In the state capital, more than 250...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 7:02 PM
As a matter of principle, members of the Annapolis firefighters union are facing fines of up to $1,000 a day and six-month prison terms. Their offense: selling breast cancer awareness T-shirts.
"We're trying to do something good for the community and we'...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 6:32 PM
First, it was the silverware.
For more than six years, Moe's Southwest Grill has been selling its burritos at Annapolis' historic City Dock, the waterfront store among the few "fast-casual" restaurant chains to successfully set up shop despite the...
| 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....
| 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...
| 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...