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A year ago, life paused for a minute in Baltimore and across a wide swath of the country as the ground shook beneath us. Buildings emptied, text messages flew and everyone asked each other, "Did you just feel that?" The U.S. Geological Surveyconfirmed...
The 5.9 magnitude earthquake that was felt in our area Aug. 23 didn't do a lot of damage, but it brings to light the need to be prepared in case of a natural disaster. Did you know that September is National Preparedness Month? Will you be prepared if...
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The Baltimore SunYesterday there was a Wednesday mailbox post. Why was that? I blame it on 1) the effects of a magnitude-5.9 earthquake (4.7ish in these parts, according to this), 2) the effects of the Junk Food Social thrown by the Features Department 3) the inclusion...
As of the end of the week, we've been looking down the barrel of a powerful named storm, the kind that cause flooding, power outages and general mayhem in these parts. No one can predict what the storm named Irene has in store for Harford County. It may...
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church will be holding its monthly Community Feast Thursday, Sept. 22 from 6 to 8 p.m. This month's menu is one of my favorites, chicken pot pie, with all the fixin's. Chicken pot pie brings back such happy memories of my...
FrameworkWednesday's Pictures in the News starts out in a winter wonderland, where visitors walk through the snowy landscape at Grosser Feldberg in Germany. Cold weather was on the menu across the Atlantic, where commuters bundled up against the cold on New York's...
L.A. NOWMore than 9.3 million Californians are expected to pause their routines Thursday at 10:18 a.m. to participate in what is being billed as the “largest earthquake safety drill in U.S. history.”...
L.A. NOWCommuting is the focus of the Great California ShakeOut, which is being billed as the "largest earthquake safety drill in U.S. history."...
Two noticeable aftershocks occurred Wednesday in the same cluster area of the Central Virginia Seismic Zone that has produced more than 60 aftershocks since last August's initial magnitude 5.8 earthquake in Louisa County. The morning aftershock...
NEWS7 MeteorologistFor the first time in over a century, a rare, and strong earthquake shook the eastern United States in August, rattling buildings and nerves. Since earthquakes are uncommon in Virginia, the 5.8 magnitude earthquake left many stunned. It's WDBJ's...
Daily American Staff Writer1. The 10th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001, was chosen as the top story of the year by the Daily American news staff. The Flight 93 National Memorial was dedicated on Sept. 10. Vice President Joe Biden and former presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton...
Nation NowA 4.0 magnitude quake hit Youngstown, Ohio, one of many quakes felt in unexpected places in 2011....
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