Not far from the waterfront palaces bordering this picturesque Eastern Shore town, a barge-mounted crane is busily building new homes — in the water. Tons of broken clam shells and granite are going into the Tred Avon River to give a new start to millions of oysters.
Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh is seeking outside help to pursue a lawsuit against the oil industry for putting an additive in gasoline that caused widespread contamination of ground water across the state.
Twice in the past few days, Republican Gov. Larry Hogan has declared that he won't spend money as the Democratic-controlled legislature prescribed in the budget, and will instead spend it for causes he favors.
A Baltimore County judge stopped completion — at least temporarily — of a 21-mile natural gas pipeline through northern Baltimore and Harford counties, declaring that state regulators failed to do enough to protect environmentally sensitive waterways and historic properties in the controversial...
Maryland's beekeepers lost nearly 61 percent of their colonies on average in the past year, one of the highest declines in the nation, according to an annual survey released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Driving an electric car in Baltimore is about to become a little less anxiety-producing, as the city moves to double the number of spaces in municipal parking garages where battery-powered vehicles can be recharged.
A Suitland man was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison for his role in a home invasion last fall, according to the Anne Arundel County state's attorney's office.
Fire damaged a townhouse in Joppa Friday, injuring the owner's cat, according to a fire company spokesman.