COMMUTING & TRAFFIC

City, county agree to help pay for Red Line as cost rises to $2.9 billion

City, county agree to help pay for Red Line as cost rises to $2.9 billion 

Baltimore city and county leaders announced Tuesday that they are committing a combined $280 million to fund construction of the Red Line light rail even as the estimated cost for the project has ballooned to $2.9 billion.

Marylanders expected to brave traffic in high numbers for Labor Day weekend

Uptick follows trend in holiday travel this year, comes amid airport, highway troubles.

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Seasons of deals: How to get the most out of traveling just off-peak

Had to skip your summer vacation? No worries. Travel during shoulder seasons can offer the best deals on hotels, cruises, destinations and...

Smoking restrictions on tap for Ocean City next summer

Ocean City officials voted earlier this week to draft a law to restrict smoking on the beach and boardwalk beginning May 1, 2015.

Bartlett Pear Inn is an Eastern Shore treasure

In Talbot County, the sleepy town of Easton is waking up.

Carnival adds longer cruises from Baltimore

When the Carnival Pride returns to Baltimore next spring, it will have a new $500 million makeover and a new itinerary.

Beach patrol warns against swimming when guards are off-duty

Marylanders planning to travel to Ocean City for the Labor Day holiday need to...