| Dec 14, 2013
| 12:52 PM
The U.S. Army has concluded that the death of a civilian diver at Aberdeen Proving Ground earlier this year was accidental, according to a report obtained by the Associated Press.
George H. Lazzaro Jr., 41, died Jan. 30 while performing routine...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Four sailors are to be court-martialed on charges stemming from the deaths of two Navy divers in the Super Pond at Aberdeen Proving Ground, a Navy spokesman said Monday.
Lt. Nathan Potter, a spokesman for the Navy's Explosive Ordnance Disposal Group 2,...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 5:10 PM
After months of investigation, military authorities charged four sailors Wednesday in the deaths of two Navy divers at the "Super Pond" at Aberdeen Proving Ground.
Chief Warrant Officer 3rd Class Jason M. Bennett, Senior Chief Navy Diver James C. Burger,...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:45 AM
If you've taken a walk around some of Columbia's lakes and ponds recently, you may be wondering what those small islands resembling gardens floating in the water are.
You also may be wondering how they got there and what do they do?
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:15 AM
During this past spring and summer, Bernard Worrell enjoyed the water views and sights of ducks and the occasional blue heron from his deck overlooking Laurel Lakes. Being an athletic person, he often used the jogging trail that wraps around the lake...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:27 AM
The Prince George's County Department of Environmental Resources and staff from the city of Laurel will hold a public meeting to share information on the Laurel Lakes dredging project, Thursday, Nov. 14 at 6:30 p.m. at the Laurel Police Department's...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 3:20 AM
The storm water management pond behind Roland Place requires significant updates and repairs, which will cost the town of Bel Air $66,335.40, Randy Robertson, Bel Air's director of public works, said at Tuesday's town work session.
The Bel Air Town...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:29 PM
The lingering issue of the millions of tons of sediment trapped behind Conowingo Dam – and what should be done about it – was a major point of discussions Wednesday during a public information session at Harford Community College on the re-...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:52 AM
Plans are in motion to begin dredging the upper of the two Laurel Lakes by next summer, Prince George's County officials told community members at a meeting Thursday evening.
According to the presentation, attended by about 10 community members and...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Issuing building permits and restarting stalled construction projects have been suspended in Bel Air until the town can find a solution to its drought issue.
Bel Air town commissioners voted at their meeting Monday to approve Resolution 1019-13, which...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Just as there's good reason to be skeptical about the Maryland Storm water Remediation Fee, often referred to as the "rain tax," there's reason to be skeptical about Harford County Executive David R. Craig's vow to introduce legislation to repeal the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:08 PM
The Navy announced Wednesday that it had taken administrative or disciplinary actions against five sailors, including two facing possible military trial, after an investigation into the deaths of two divers who drowned during training in February at...