| Apr 22, 2013
| 6:09 AM
Beginning today (Monday, April 22) the Maryland State Highway Administration said it will temporarily close Loflin Road at Route 7 (Old Philadelphia Road) near Aberdeen to relocate a Harford County water line under Route 7, a project that will take...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:30 AM
Gene Iager can talk for hours about his family's history of farming in Fulton, which began in 1839, when his great-great-grandfather Henry R. Iager purchased the original 108-acre site for $225.
But while Iager, 66, speaks fondly of his family's...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 7:57 PM
Groundwater contamination from toxic waste dumped decades ago at a nearby factory in the Severn area has prompted widespread testing of residential wells and put eight homes on bottled water, state officials said.
The eight households have been...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:16 PM
A Wednesday bankruptcy filing by Synagro Technologies Inc. means growth and new jobs for the Baltimore area as the waste recycler consolidates its headquarters in White Marsh.
The Carlyle Group LP-owned company, which had been co-headquartered in...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:49 AM
With Havre de Grace's election just around the corner, on May 7, voters will get the chance to cast ballots for one of two mayoral candidates and three of five running for city council.
Mayor Wayne Dougherty, who is seeking a fourth term, is...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 5:50 PM
Since the 1930s, warm weather and sunshine is a signal for many in Carroll and Baltimore counties to venture outdoors for biking, hiking fishing and boating trips in the Gunpowder River and Prettyboy watershed in the Hereford area.
Spring has arrived...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 5:35 AM
Aberdeen residents could see some increases in their bills for 2014, although property taxes will probably stay the same, city manager Doug Miller told the city council during a Monday work session.
He said he hoped to have the city budget ready for...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Baltimore County Public Works announced Thursday that work will begin on or around Monday, April 15 to replace 2,700 feet of water lines on York Road in Towson between the Beltway and Washington Avenue.
The work, which Public Works Spokesman David...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 5:52 AM
In Councilman David Marks' recent newsletter, he presented "facts" regarding Baltimore County's proposal to levy a storm water fee on properties throughout the county. However, he failed to provide any context.
The federal government is requiring the...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:19 PM
Solar power will never replace jet power at BWI Marshall Airport, but officials believe the clean energy generated by newly installed roof panels atop the daily parking garage could boost the airport's image and bottom line.
The solar panels are part...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 12:38 PM
The average water customer's bill in Harford County could go up an average of 4 percent if a new wholesale water rate fee schedule is approved, water and sewer officials told members of the County Council Tuesday.
Deputy Director of Public Works Joel...
| Mar 19, 2012
Lillie M. Oliver and her husband, Lawrence, have lived in their East Baltimore rowhouse since the 1960s. The couple, who have been married 65 years, said they were terrified recently of losing the house they worked so hard to purchase because of an...