March 25, 2023
Annapolis, US 48 F

OPINION: For Local Leadership, Integrity Matters

In ordinary times, personal integrity and honesty are rarely issues in local elections. But these are not ordinary times, and in the race for Anne Arundel County Executive, Republican Nominee […]

OPINION: It’s Time for a Real Tax Cut

It’s time for a real tax cut. People are struggling with gas prices that have doubled in two months. Inflation, which reduces the purchasing power of your paycheck, is at […]

LETTER: Hospice CEO Praises Volunteers

In March 2020, Hospice of the Chesapeake had to make one of the hardest decisions we have had to make in over 40 years. We had to unhappily tell our volunteers […]

OPINION: Shall = May

On January 7th, 2022 the Anne Arundel County Council rejected the extension of Bill 6-22 and Bill 7-22. Due to the high volume of constituents (100+) testifying that day, this […]

OPINION: WNAV Property Should Become City Park

The property that WNAV Radio is on should be a park – that would take effort by the city of Annapolis, WNAV’s surrounding neighbors in Admiral Heights, a land/preservation trust […]

OPINION: Let’s Not Have a Panic-Demic

Listening to the media about Covid, you would think it was 2020. Predictably, some have returned to useless, failed, or harmful 2020 “remedies.” Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman reinstated […]

LETTER: Scott Poyer on National Adoption Day

National Adoption Day is one of my favorite days in the courthouse. We do adoptions throughout the year, but many people may not be aware that the week before Thanksgiving […]

OPINION: Let’s Get Back To Reality

A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation. –Adlai Stevenson  Last week, ( The Capital, October 26) Steuart Pittman climbed up on the […]

OPINION: Unmasking the Truth

The CDC is recommending masks for teachers and students this year, vaccinated or not. Their recommendations are not mandatory. Should we follow them? Let’s look at the data, and unmask […]

OPINION: Annapolis, A Modern Day Dodge City

Michelle Cummings, the mother who was visiting Annapolis to watch her son be inducted into the Naval Academy, was murdered not 400 feet from my house and just a few blocks from Mayor […]

Opinion: Reopen Government Now!

Since Governor Hogan ended the Covid-19 lockdown in 2020, Maryland and Anne Arundel County businesses, restaurants, bars, and churches have been open to the public at reduced capacity. When Anne […]

OPINION: The Painful Truth

Will Rogers famously noted that, “A remark generally hurts in proportion to its truth.” This became apparent last week, when Governor Larry Hogan said that County Executive Steuart Pittman’s Health […]

The other protest in Washington

They came from all over America. Tens of thousands of them. They had been wronged. They wanted justice. Many of the states they lived in violated or ignored election laws. […]

A Perfect Christmas

There’s a lot of stress during the Holidays, especially this year. I think, in large measure, it’s because most of us want to make Christmas as perfect as a Hallmark […]

OPINION: Back to class-a prudent risk

“All courses of action are risky, so prudence is not in avoiding all danger (it’s impossible), but calculating risk and acting decisively.” Niccolo Machiavelli Anne Arundel kids are headed back […]

LETTER: Let’s keep pedestrians safe

Maryland has averaged more than 500 traffic fatalities annually over the past five years, and despite reduced traffic volumes during the past six months due to the COVID-19 emergency, fatalities […]

OPINION: Connecting the dots with COVID-19

“Without context, a piece of information is just a dot. It floats in your brain with a lot of other dots and doesn’t mean a damn thing. Knowledge is information […]