| Apr 1, 2014
| 2:24 PM
A man taking a series of photographs on a MARC train in Odenton on Tuesday morning was briefly detained by federal agents after raising concerns among fellow passengers.
The man, who has not been identified, turned out to be a self-described "train...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 1:29 PM
An Amtrak train tore down overhead catenary power lines in an accident near Bowie on Thursday morning, disrupting rail traffic in the area and the commutes of many MARC and Amtrak riders, according to the Maryland Transit Administration.
Craig Schulz, an...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 5:51 AM
The Baltimore City Office of Emergency Management reported a collision involving an overturned vehicle at North Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Pennsylvania Avenue at 8:19 a.m. on Thursday. OEM officials cautioned motorists to avoid the intersection....
| Feb 3, 2014
| 6:12 AM
All southbound traffic lanes have been reopened on MD 147 in Parkville, which was earlier closed due to a utility problem at Interstate 695 at 7:13 a.m. on Monday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The southbound right shoulder remains...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:47 AM
Three local roads, including two in Harford County, have been shut down in both directions as motorists tackle a Wednesday morning commute hampered by a wintry mix.
The state Department of Transportation said debris on MD 165 has closed the roadway in...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:14 AM
A disabled vehicle on the Baltimore Washington Parkway South in Laurel prior to MD 198 has closed the southbound right traffic lane and southbound right shoulder at 8:59 a.m. on Thursday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
| Feb 7, 2014
| 6:17 AM
All lanes have been reopened on MD 174 in South Gate with the clearing of a utility problem at Elmhurst Road that shut down most of the state roadway for nearly two hours on Friday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
| Feb 10, 2014
| 6:08 AM
A disabled vehicle in Baltimore City on Interstate 95 South at the Keith Avenue exit has closed the southbound right lane at 8:56 a.m. on Monday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
A single-vehicle crash in the Baltimore Highlands on I-...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 6:30 AM
With the clearing of an accident with injury in Parkville on the inner loop of Interstate 695 at Harford Road, state and local transportation departments reported no unscheduled road closures at 9:05 a.m. on Tuesday.
The Maryland Transit Administration...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 11:37 AM
It absolutely is a positive development that the old Baltimore & Ohio Railroad passenger station on West Bel Air Avenue in Aberdeen is poised to make the transition from dilapidated hulk to historic site.
There's something in the American psyche that...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 6:51 AM
A water main break on the 100 block of West Lafayette Street in Baltimore City on Wednesday has prompted detours in the area, according to the Baltimore City Department of Public Works.
DPW spokesman Kurt Kocher said that the 10-inch break has...
| 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...