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A staple of the Annapolis community since 1884, The Capital provides dependable coverage of local and regional happenings. Daily political updates cover the exploits of local lawmakers as well as Annapolis’s representatives in Washington. Get the skinny on the culinary world in the food and wine section, or peruse the home and garden pages to get tips for preventing backyard plants from fully encasing your house. Sports fans feast eyes on reports of every play made by national, college, and high-school teams. Personal recreation news abounds in the entertainment section, packed with reviews of nearby dining, music, and film options, as well as boating and sailing features for seafaring denizens or buoys gradually becoming self-aware.
In 1884, when many of the western states of the United States were still being created and Jack the Ripper was at large in London, the founders of The Evening Capital decided to bring stories from the world to residents of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, and Kent Island. With a reputation established over the course of more than a century, the paper, now known as The Capital, focuses on local and regional news but still brims with the same world news as well as pieces on sports and entertainment. Subscribers find recipes and information about local events in the lifestyle section after grabbing the paper from the lawn or downloading the digital edition from the Internet. In the paper’s opinion section, readers share their points of view with the world, discuss issues relevant to their communities, and suggest comical things for Marmaduke to bury.