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Annapolis Capital Gazette and 4 journalists named TIME’s Person of Year
WASHINGTON — Four journalists and an Annapolis, Maryland news organization have been named Time’s Person of the Year for 2018. They are what Time calls “guardians and the war on truth.” “This year we are recognizing four journalists and one news organization who have paid a terrible price to seize t
Two cars damaged by gunfire in downtown Annapolis, police say
At least two vehicles were damaged by gunfire early Saturday morning in downtown Annapolis, police said. Officers were called at about 2:20 a.m. to the area of Northwest Street, directly across Calvert Street from the Arundel Center, for reports of shots fired, police said in a statement released Mo
Teen Accused Of Killing Man Inside Model Home Held Without Bond
HANOVER, Md. (WJZ) — The 18-year-old man accused in the murder of a real estate sales representative inside a model home last week was held without bond Monday, following a court appearance.
Annapolis Public Information Officer leaving City
Mayor Gavin Buckley today announced that Communications Officer Susan O’Brien will leave city service on January 4, 2019. O’Brien has served as the city’s spokesperson, as well as managing the City of Annapolis TV station, speech writing, social media, and other communication tasks since the beginni
Stabbing, Shots Fired, Handgun Violation: Annapolis Crime Report
ANNAPOLIS, MD — A man with marijuana in a vehicle was arrested by Annapolis Police on multiple gun charges Sunday morning in the first block of Monument Street. Officers were in the area making checks when they saw a parked vehicle with Erick Griffin, 33, of Annapolis, in the driver's seat and repor
Annapolis left more than $5 million in bonds unspent since 2011
The City of Annapolis, over the last seven years, left millions in bond money unspent while continuing to issue new bonds for capital projects. A hodgepodge of earned bond interest and premiums, capital project leftovers and money orphaned by changing plans, the unspent cash totals about $5.4 millio
Emergency Sinkhole Repair Set For MD 214 In Edgewater
EDGEWATER, MD — Commuters will face delays on MD 214 (Central Avenue) at MD 468 (Muddy Creek Road) in Edgewater as crews repair a sinkhole through the end of December. The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration will begin emergency road work to fix the problem starting We
Annapolis man stabbed in the head
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - An Annapolis man has been released from the hospital after being stabbed in the head Saturday evening, Annapolis Police said. Officers were called to the 1800 block of West Street at about 5:10 p.m. where they found the man suffering from a stab wound to his head. The man said he ha
Police charge Annapolis man with illegal possession of a handgun
An Annapolis man was charged with illegal possession of a handgun Sunday morning after officers spotted a small bag of suspected marijuana in a car. Officers were checking vehicles at about 8:15 a.m. on Monument Street in downtown Annapolis when they approached a man sitting in the driver’s seat of
Letters: Annapolis should require Eastport development to treat all its runoff; Emergency operations and the day off for state workers
The Eastport community has had numerous discussions with the developers of the Lofts at Eastport Landing, a proposed development at Eastport Shopping Center. Discussions have included talks concerning management of stormwater runoff.
AACo Police Up Reward For Tips To Solve 6 Murders
MILLERSVILLE, MD — Chief Timothy Altomare announced Friday that the Anne Arundel County Police Department is offering a $10,000 reward in each of six murder cases this year that remain unsolved. His announcement came during a police news conference on the arrest of Dillon Augustyniak, 18, a Jessup r
Teen Arrested in Killing of Maryland Realtor at Model Home
Thirty-one hours after a real estate salesman was killed inside a model home in a new community in Hanover, Maryland, Anne Arundel County police announced a teenager had been taken into custody for the murder.
Toys For Tots At AAA Centers In Annapolis, Crofton
ANNAPOLIS, MD — As shoppers head to the stores or go online over the next few weeks, AAA Mid-Atlantic hopes they'll consider donating a gift to Toys for Tots. The auto club is proud to serve as a public donation site for the U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots gift drive to benefit local children in ne
Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade sparkles downtown Annapolis
Thousands of people packed downtown Annapolis on Saturday night to watch the Eastport Yacht Club’s 36th Lights Parade. As the boats glided past, covered in lights and cheer, the watery runway amplified each bulb tenfold.
5 New Houses For Sale In The Annapolis Area
ANNAPOLIS, MD — On the hunt for a new house nearby, but getting tired of seeing the same old property listings every time you search online? Thanks to our weekly list of new properties in your area, you can stay on top of the scene.
Boys basketball: Ireland lifts Annapolis in opener
Byron Ireland had 23 points and Craig Pratt added 12 points and three steals as Annapolis won its season opener, 71-59, over South River on Friday. Mehki Thompson followed with 10 points and five rebounds and Xavier Green added eight points and 11 rebounds for Annapolis.
Brilliant Crofton Christmas Lights Display On Dec. 15-31
CROFTON, MD — Patch asked for addresses of the Clark Griswold of your neighborhood who puts up zillions of holiday lights and figures drawing visitors from surrounding areas, and a Crofton man shared his. Kyle Farmer of 1714 Spring Green Ave. sent a photo from last year's display.
Our Say: After a mixed first year, we remain confident Buckley can deliver for Annapolis
Mayor Gavin Buckley has done some good things in his first year and some not so good. He has to do better if he wants to deliver the change he campaigned on a year ago. But we remain confident that he can deliver. Here’s why.
Drag After Dark and Lisa Loeb at Rams Head On Stage
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Jessup man charged with murder in Hanover model home homicide
Police have charged an 18-year-old man with first-degree murder in the death of an Annapolis man inside a model home, saying he shot him to death during a robbery Wednesday. Dillon Nicholas Augustyniak, of Jessup, shot Steve Bernard Wilson, 33, while Wilson was working for Ryan Homes out of the mode