| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:14 AM
At its meeting Monday, the Annapolis City Council will consider lowering the hourly rate for downtown parking meters from $2 to $1 for the rest of the winter.
The city would stand to lose $135,000 from the lowered meter rates, which would be in effect...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides has dismissed the city's longtime planning director.
Though a press release issued from the mayor's office on Monday did not describe the nature of the departure of planning director Jon Arason, city spokeswoman Rhonda...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides dismissed the capital city's city manager on Wednesday, city officials confirmed.
City manager Michael Mallinoff has been in his position since 2010, and previously served as director of the Department of Neighborhood and...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:10 AM
Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides said Monday he's in the early stages of exploring whether to buy two controversial properties in the city.
Pantelides said he's been approached by residents and activists about buying the Crystal Spring Farm property on...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 6:55 PM
Sam Brice, a senior engineer who works for the city of Annapolis, told the mayor and city council Monday that residents expect a high level of service from local government. That, he said, requires employees who cost money.
"Your employees are your most...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides announced another high-profile city employee departure on Friday, as transportation director Richard Newell resigned.
Newell was rumored to be leaving for weeks and at the last city council meeting, he acknowledged that...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 7:43 PM
The Annapolis mayoral election was too close to call Tuesday night, with neither candidate declaring victory or conceding defeat.
With 15 of 16 precincts unofficially reporting at 9:45 p.m., incumbent Democratic Mayor Josh Cohen had 3,468 votes to 3,518...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 2:39 PM
The Annapolis mayoral election won't be decided until at least Thursday, when elections officials tally votes from a problematic voting machine and from absentee ballots.
The unofficial results from Tuesday's election — not counting the broken...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The campaign to become mayor of Annapolis took Mike Pantelides to Room 204 in City Hall Wednesday, where he and a team of supporters and lawyers camped out, waiting for answers.
How many people voted by absentee ballot? How many voters requested...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Annapolis Alderman Ross Arnett insists the City Council's decision to take another look at making the mayor's job a more ceremonial role has nothing to do with party politics.
But if the Democrat-majority council acts to remove the mayor's power, the...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:45 AM
The Annapolis City Council may have the right to vote in a council-city manager form of government, but this is really a governing issue and it should be handled through the ballot box and adopted by the registered voters of the city ("Annapolis City...