| Aug 31, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Four callers sounded stunned as they told dispatchers that a train had just derailed in downtown Ellicott City, but none reported seeing anyone near the Aug. 20 wreck that killed two 19-year-olds, according to 911 recordings released Friday by Howard...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 5:55 PM
In the days after her sister, Rose, died in a train derailment, Anna Mayr felt as if her younger sibling were upstairs sleeping while friends swapped stories on the family's Ellicott City porch until the early hours of Sunday.
Anna Mayr, a May...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 3:35 PM
Some 700 mourners filled the pews Friday for a funeral Mass for 19-year-old Elizabeth Conway Nass, who died after being "at the wrong place at the wrong time," Monsignor John A. Dietzenbach said, referring to this week's tragic train derailment in...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 5:33 PM
Loved ones and friends prepared to say goodbye to the two young women who perished in a train derailment in Ellicott City as the first of the viewings began Thursday evening.
Cars lined both sides of the quiet residential street leading up to the...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 3:46 PM
Ellicott City’s Main Street has reopened, nearly four days after a CSX coal train derailed on the tracks located near Maryland Avenue and resulted in the deaths of two 19-year-old women.
"I really wanted to get the roads reopened to support...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Last summer, when the paving trucks showed up, fans of the Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad deservedly got a little nervous. The object of their veneration is a sliver of railroad track that bisects North Charles Street in the Woodbrook neighborhood of...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 10:21 AM
When Ellicott City's Main Street re-opened to traffic Friday night, Mark Hemmis was watching the cars line up and drive by his restaurant.
He said he couldn't remember the last time he had seen so many cars on the street; he certainly hadn't seen that...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 4:51 AM
The National Weather Service is calling for Monday to be mostly cloudy in the Baltimore area, with a high near 87 and south winds 5 to 9 miles per hour. There will be patchy fog before 9 a.m., and then a 30 percent chance of scattered showers and...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Port Deposit hopes to beef up traffic enforcement following Friday night's fatal crash and explosion of a loaded gasoline tanker truck.
Repairs to utilities and other cleanup activities were largely wrapped up by Tuesday in the town after a tractor...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 3:56 PM
An accident involving a train and a tractor trailer closed a Westminster road this morning — but resulted in no injuries.
Just before 11 a.m. this morning, Carroll County sheriff's deputies responded to 911 calls reporting a collision between a...
| May 1, 2012
| 9:18 AM
An unidentified man was struck and killed Tuesday morning by a southbound MARC train in the Rosedale area.
The accident occurred shortly after 7 a.m. just south of where the rail lines cross under I-695, Maryland Transit Administration officials said....
| Sep 13, 2012
| 7:17 PM
The Town of Sykesville has had a long love affair with trains, but even true love can be strained now and then.
A new exhibit opening this month at the Sykesville Gate House Museum of History, "Gone Off the Rails: When Safety Fails," explores the times...