| Mar 4, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Gilbert Thornton Renaut, a retired federal attorney who became an Annapolis activist, mayoral candidate and neighborhood problem-solver, died of a heart attack Feb. 27 at his home in the capital's Murray Hill community. He was 66.
"Gilbert had an abiding...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 3:09 PM
Anne Arundel County government hasn't supported the installation of speed cameras, but beginning Friday one slice of the county will have them anyway.
Annapolis is set to launch its own enforcement program, even while state legislators consider...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 8:56 AM
The Annapolis Market House is open -- sort of.
The first vendor in the downtown landmark, Amsterdam Falafelshop, planned a soft opening with a private guest list for Thursday night.
After a few more private events, they hope to have the eatery open...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 10:43 AM
A decade since the 2003 tropical storm that began its fiscal and operational woes, Market House in downtown Annapolis is expected to reopen in the coming weeks with a lineup of vendors selling falafel, gelato, sandwiches and crab cakes from the historic...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Whether they're warning constituents of impending storms or posting pictures of their kids eating ice cream, social media is a growing part of the political world, four politicians said Thursday night.
"Politics is being turned on its head," said Dan...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 7:48 PM
When he was a young city councilman in Annapolis in 1982, John R. Hammond surprised family and friends by putting his hat in the ring for the job of Anne Arundel county executive.
He lost decisively to O. James Lighthizer, a Democrat who went on to...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 4:13 PM
U.S. Senate Democrats will hold their annual retreat beginning Tuesday in Annapolis, giving lawmakers a chance to strategize about gun control, immigration and the latest fiscal crisis.
The meeting, which will end with a closed-door address Wednesday by...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Building just about anything in Annapolis, from a garden shed to a slots casino, is a bit easier these days, as applicants can now handle all of the paperwork in a single place — a new, one-stop permit counter at 145 Gorman St.
| Jun 7, 2013
| 2:33 PM
If you're flipping channels on Sunday, you may recognize Annapolis on shopping channel QVC.
QVC will broadcast live from the rooftop of the Fleet Reserve Club along Ego Alley on Compromise Street, accordng to the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 2:12 PM
The Annapolis city council passed Monday a $95.6 million operating budget and $10 million capital budget for next year, with a slight increase in the property tax rate and funding for projects that include a bulkhead replacement at City Dock.
| Jun 2, 2013
| 6:45 AM
House Speaker Michael Busch began his Career Day visit at Tyler Heights Elementary School by venturing to the front of the media center with a state flag.
He explained the meaning behind its colors and patterns, then gave the assembled fourth-graders...