| Nov 13, 2013
| 4:32 PM
A group of Annapolis residents is launching an effort to recall one of the city's aldermen after he floated the idea of stripping the mayor of some powers.
The recall petition targets Alderman Ross Arnett, who last week won re-election as a Democrat...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 11:43 AM
In an election where every vote mattered, 36 voters made a choice for Annapolis mayor other than incumbent Democrat Josh Cohen or Republican Mike Pantelides, who was victorious by a mere 59 votes.
Three dozen people wrote in all manner of other...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 5:57 AM
Mike Pantelides can't go anywhere these days without being stopped.
Walking down Main Street to a meeting, he meets people offering ideas. At a post-workout stop at the drug store, someone wants to talk to him. In the Market House, a merchant offers a...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:19 AM
Annapolis Alderman Ross Arnett made a proposal last weekend that made waves from the capital city across the country: to change the city's form of government to give the mayor less power.
Many conservatives — including radio host Rush Limbaugh...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Coming soon to the most famous deli in Annapolis: the Laura Neuman omelet.
Anne Arundel's county executive met with Chick & Ruth's Delly owner Ted Levitt on Wednesday afternoon to hash out her choice for the political-themed menu at the Main Street...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Three colorful paintings that served as a backdrop for nearly two decades' worth of political debates at Annapolis City Hall -- until they were removed this summer -- are going back up.
The trio of paintings by Annapolis artist Lee Boynton were...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Josh Cohen says he was at the sink doing dishes when his mind began to wander.
His thoughts landed on Annapolis' failing dam at Waterworks Park. Should it be repaired? Should it be breached to allow water to flow through into a stream?
| Dec 2, 2013
| 6:21 AM
Annapolis mayor-elect Mike Pantelides faced the first major test of his term well before the swearing-in ceremony scheduled for today. Almost immediately after the last provisional and absentee ballots were counted to give him a narrow edge over incumbent...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Minutes after being sworn in as the new mayor of Annapolis on Monday, Mike Pantelides vowed to be a watchdog on city finances, and also to work on issues facing the state capital from crime to a sluggish business climate.
In his inauguration speech at...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:13 PM
The company that runs the annual boat shows in Annapolis was officially sold Monday afternoon, as has been planned for months.
Longtime owner Ed Hartman, who clashed with former Mayor Josh Cohen, sold the business to a group of investors that includes...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Josh Cohen, who lost a tight race for re-election as Annapolis mayor, has a new job.
He said this week he'll start Wednesday as the chief administrative officer for Maryland's Department of General Services, reporting to Secretary Alvin C. Collins....