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Ann Miller

Rodgers Forge: Area takes Mother Nature's double punch

We have certainly been "all shook up" recently. An earthquake and an hurricane swooped down in our community over the span of two weeks.

For the most part, our neighborhood experienced nothing more than violent shaking and a few displaced objects after the earthquake.

However, Hurricane Irene left much greater damage. Uprooted trees and downed electrical lines not only caused closed schools and physical damage, but power outages for days.

You saw much of the damage in the "hurricane edition" of the Towson Times and we conducted some follow-up interviews.

Edie Swoboda was one of the lucky Rodgers Forge residents. She lost power...