| Nov 20, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Laurel Police today identified the 19-year-old man struck and killed by a train in Laurel Tuesday evening as Dontay Lamont Owensby, of the 8700 block of Dulwick Court, in South Laurel.
He was found dead by authorities at about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday along...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 8:02 PM
The snaking tunnel beneath West Baltimore where an Amtrak engine derailed Monday, disrupting travel for thousands of evening commuters, has been a source of concern for decades.
The narrow, two-track Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel twists 1.4 miles under...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:29 AM
The state Department of Transportation reported a disabled vehicle in Parkville on the outer loop of Interstate 695 at the MD 147 (Harford Road) exit at 7:08 a.m. on Wednesday. No additional information was given.
The Maryland Transit Administration...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 6:12 AM
The Baltimore City Department of Transportation has reported a crash on the northbound Jones Falls Expressway at Cold Spring Lane at 8:43 a.m. on Thursday that has blocked all but one traffic lane. Traffic impact is severe, Baltimore DOT said.
| Dec 13, 2013
| 7:50 AM
A Howard County police cruiser was involved in a crash in Ellicott City on Baltimore National Pike on Friday morning, officials police said.
The county Traffic Enforcement Section said that at approximately 5:39 a.m. a marked 2008 Ford Crown Victoria...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Travelers between Baltimore and Washington have a new option beginning this weekend: MARC commuter trains will begin running nine round trips on Saturday and six on Sunday.
The trains will run on the Penn Line and fares will be the same as during the...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Six-year-old Rey Powell sat next to his father, nose pressed against the window on the MARC train Saturday as he headed from Union Station in Washington to Penn Station in Baltimore aboard one of the system's first weekend trains.
The two planned to grab...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:23 AM
On a Thursday morning after the Baltimore region was pounded with an overnight snowstorm, several incidents forced shutdowns on local roadways, according to the state Department of Transportation.
DOT reported that a collision in White Marsh on...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Phyllis Brotman, who began her public relations and marketing career at her kitchen table and became one of the most respected and influential women in Baltimore business and civic affairs, died Friday at Arden Courts. She was 79 and had been suffering...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Several inches of snow fell across the Baltimore area, with as much as 5-7 inches in some spots, and ice was still ahead as a winter storm that has traveled across the country packed more of a punch in Maryland than forecasters expected.
While a maximum...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 2:34 PM
More than 1,200 passengers boarded MARC trains Saturday for round trips on the first full day of weekend service on the commuter rail line, the Maryland Transit Administration said.
The MTA released figures Sunday showing 2,465 boardings — 1,235...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 5:56 AM
The state Department of Transportation reported at 8:40 a.m. on Monday that a five-vehicle accident on Interstate 83 North has been cleared and all lanes have been reopened.
The accident, which occurred at the MD 943 (Warren Road) exit, was first...