February 2, 2023
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Another Delay On Slots?

Councilwoman Tricia Johnson In Hospital After attending the Inauguration of Annapolis Mayor Joshua Cohen earlier in the day, County Councilwoman Tricia Johnson is apparently being treated at the hospital. There […]

Spelling Counts

Prior to Mayor Josh Cohen’s Inauguration, a slide show was being projected on the screen highlighting what truly is special about Annapolis. The following photo was taken and has been […]

Cohen Announces Team

Core Adminitstration Team Names Released In a 10:00am press conference this morning, incoming Mayor-Elect Joshua J. Cohen announced several members of his administration which he has dubbed his “Core Administration […]

Slots Shenanigans

Middlebrooks Recuses Himself From The Slots Vote Anne Arundel County Council, it seems, is doing everything possible to avoid voting on the slot issue one way or the other.  The […]

Cohen Administration Announcement

Mayor-Elect To Name Key Appointments Mayor-Elect Josh Cohen, will announce several of his key appointments at a press conference on Friday, December 4, 2009 at 10:00am. Immediately following the announcement, […]

Cohen Inaugural Update

Foundation Has Paperwork Problems UPDATE 1:22pm 12/01/2009: Per the Inaugural Committee, contributions will no longer be tax deductible. However, no tax dollars will be spent on this event. All contributions […]

Are You Attending Cohen’s Inauguration?

Inaugural Funding Questions Emerge CORRECTION: The “Democratic Victory Party” is scheduled for December 8, 2009 and is indeed a partisan party and separate from the Inaugural events. The party for […]

Cohen Names Transition Team

“Idea Team” Begins Work On New Administration This afternoon, Mayor-Elect Josh Cohen named his “Idea Team” to help with his transition into City Hall.  The team is a bipartisan effort […]

Where’s Classie Hoyle?

Hoyle’s Silence Is Deafening The day before a contested race in Annapolis’ Ward 3, a hateful flier was distributed to voters. It was repulsive. It was hateful. It was bigoted,. […]

Annapolis Election Recap

A New Regime Set To Take Reins At City Hall Well, as was to be expected, 68% of the voters in Annapolis did not bother to turn out and vote. […]

Annapolis Debates Tonight

Maryland Hall Hosts Mayoral Forum What’s Up? magazines and the Ward One Residents Association are sponsoring a Mayoral Forum tonight at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Chase Street. […]

County Council Pulls Fast One

Déjà Vu With Arundel Slots Once again, the County Council has stalled taking action on the slots referendum which was voted for by the citizens of this county last year. […]

Cohen Reaches Out To African American Community

Lands Several Key Endorsements This afternoon, Josh Cohen, Democratic Candidate for Mayor of Annapolis announced that he has picked up the endorsement of several prominent local African American leaders including […]

Democratic Response To Cordle Announcement

Nothing But Political Opportunism The following statement was jointly released by Josh Cohen, Ross Arnett, and Dick Israel: Cohen, Israel and Arnett Denounce Cordle Flip-Flop As Political Opportunism STATEMENT OF […]

What Will Be The McFall Out?

A Political Flip Flop? While any support to the Cordle campaign is likely welcome, one has to wonder if there will be any residual fallout and damage done to the […]

McFall Endorses Cordle

Trudy McFall  Crosses Party Lines As we suspected, Trudy McFall has indeed endorsed Dave Cordle in his bid for Mayor.  Below are the comments Trudy sent out to her supporters […]

A Political Wrench

Cordle’s Big Announcement Last night, Annapolis Mayoral Candidate Dave Cordle sent a message to his Facebook fans announcing a big announcement. That seems to be the latest thing–announce that you […]

Oktoberfest In Annapolis

West Annapolis Oktoberfest A Huge Success CORRECTION: From the Cohen campaign. Josh Cohen and his family were at the Oktoberfest as well. We regret the error. CORRECTION: From a commenter, […]

Josh Cohen Selected To Run For Mayor

Central Committee Unanimously Supports Cohen At a very brief meeting, Josh Cohen, the second place finisher in the recent primary, was selected to represent the Democratic Party in the upcoming […]

Pierre Officially Sumbits Withdrawal

Zina Pierre Makes It Official: She’s Out! At 11:25am this morning, the embattled democratic candidate for Mayor, Zina Pierre submitted her withdrawal certificate. In a 11:46am email to the Election […]

And The New Candidate Is….

Annapolis Democratic Committee To Select New Candidate Now that Zina Pierre has withdrawn and the voter’s votes have been invalidated (yes, we are cynical and offer no apologies), the eight […]

Pierre’s Withdrawal

Comprehensive Coverage Rather than re-hashing the press conference, below are some links to all the information you need to know. In a nutshell, she did not take any questions, she […]

Cohen Statement On Pierre

Josh Cohen Calls For Transparency In New Selection Moments after Zina Pierre withdrew from the Annapolis Mayor’s race, Josh Cohen released the following statement: A message from Josh Cohen: September […]

Annapolis Fails Voters

What REALLY Happened When Zina Pierre Quit The Race? Politics is a dirty business. It has been said that Washington delights in ruining the lives of people and apparently some […]

Pierre Pulls Out

Cites Personal Reasons Zina Pierre, the Democratic candidate for Mayor who just won her party’s primary on Tuesday has withdrawn from the race.  Earlier today, it was reported that she […]

Problems For Pierre?

Local Blogger Discovers Some Dirt Annapolis Capital Punishment has come forward with information regarding Democratic Mayoral Candidate Zina Pierre.  According to public records, Pierre has a long history with the […]

Annapolis Mayor’s Race

Zina Pierre Looks To Have Won Democratic Nod And now the race begins.  In yesterday’s primary election, Zina Pierre edged out Josh Cohen and Trudy McFall to win the Democratic […]

When Mayors Attack

Citizen Ellen Moyer Goes On The Offensive Last week, we were critical of Annapolis Mayor Ellen Moyer’s criticism of a fellow democrat and candidate for mayor on the “Official Blog” […]