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  • Traffic: Accident on I-695 outer loop near Greenspring Avenue

    Traffic: Accident on I-695 outer loop near Greenspring Avenue
    As of 9 a.m. Monday, traffic was slow on the outer loop of I-695 near Greenspring Avenue in Baltimore County due to an accident. An accident was slowing traffic on Snowden River Parkway near route 175 in Howard County. A disabled vehicle was slowing...
  • Monday closures and cancellations due to Hurricane Sandy

    Monday closures and cancellations due to Hurricane Sandy
    The following cancellations and closures have been announced in anticipation of severe weather conditions from Hurricane Sandy: SCHOOLS * Public schools are closed in Baltimore and in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford and Howard counties,...
  • Superstorm Sandy mostly spares Maryland as it moves up coast

    Superstorm Sandy mostly spares Maryland as it moves up coast
    UPDATES: • Baltimore County Police are monitoring the bridge carrying Belair Road over the Gunpowder River, north of Perry Hall and south of Kingsville, as the bridge's culverts have been jammed with large amounts of debris. The Maryland Emergency...
  • Havre de Grace officials talk about plans for new Amtrak bridge

    Havre de Grace officials talk about plans for new Amtrak bridge
    Havre de Grace City Council members told railroad officials during a work session Monday they hope a plan to expand or re-route the existing Amtrak bridge over the Susquehanna River will not affect the city's major investments or local properties....
  • Superstorm Sandy closures

    Superstorm Sandy closures
    Storm-related closings •Schools Public schools Anne Arundel schools are open two hours late, except 17 schools without power that remain closed: Arlington Echo; Belvedere Elementary; Deale Elementary; Edgewater Elementary; Ferndale Early...
  • Traffic: Mandatory travel restrictions in Baltimore City roads until noon

    As of 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has imposed mandatory travel restrictions on city roads until noon Tuesday. Restrictions do not apply to uniformed personnel, hospital employees, other medical providers and Corporate Emergency...
  • Traffic: Baltimore City travel restrictions lifted

    Traffic: Baltimore City travel restrictions lifted
    Travel restrictions on Baltimore City roads were lifted at noon, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said. Maryland State Police are urging people to stay off roads until highway crews are able to clear away fallen trees and other traffic hazards. They warn...
  • New Shiloh's Rev. Dr. Harold A. Carter Sr. remembered at funeral

    New Shiloh's Rev. Dr. Harold A. Carter Sr. remembered at funeral
    An overflow crowd at the funeral Friday of the Rev. Harold A. Carter Sr., a well-known Baltimore pastor, heard him described as a man with a "mandate on his life to shine." The outpouring of fellow clergy and laity filled New Shiloh Baptist Church in the...
  • Dozens of roads and bridges across the region remain closed due to Sandy

    Dozens of roads and bridges across the region remain closed due to Sandy
    Road closures continue to accumulate as high-standing water, downed power lines and darkened intersections dot the region. A Maryland law that took effect Oct. 1 requires motorists approaching a darkened intersection to treat it as a four-way stop.The...
  • Havre de Grace introduces budget, approves tower lease to repay Gamatoria purchase

    Havre de Grace introduces budget, approves tower lease to repay Gamatoria purchase
    The Havre de Grace City Council formally introduced a $14.8 million proposed general operating budget for fiscal year 2014 on Monday, which Council President Randy Craig noted includes a spending reduction of more $500,000 from the current fiscal year....
  • Traffic: Major delays on MARC trains during rush hour

    Traffic: Major delays on MARC trains during rush hour
    The Maryland Transit Administration said MARC train service experienced major delays during Tuesday morning's rush hour, with some disruptions due to late-arriving equipment from other trains. Train 610 (7:50 a.m., Washington departure) ran up to 33...
  • Public works board to consider Md. housing agency move

    Public works board to consider Md. housing agency move
    The state Board of Public Works is expected to vote today on a contract that would clear the way for the Department of Housing and Community Development to move from its park-like campus in Crownsville to a transit hub in Prince George's County. The...