| Dec 11, 2013
| 5:53 PM
This could well be a winter of discontent for the Chesapeake Bay cleanup.
Only a few of the leaders of the 30-year effort are expected to show up in Washington Thursday for an annual review of how it's going. While Gov. Martin O'Malley will be there, his...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:13 PM
More than 70 percent of the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers and streams are falling short of water quality goals, according to a report released Tuesday.
The "Bay Barometer" report is issued annually by the Chesapeake Bay Program, the federal-state...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:55 PM
President Barack Obama has nominated a Johns Hopkins University professor to lead research at the Environmental Protection Agency — an appointment likely to stir controversy among senators concerned about the agency's reach.
Thomas A. Burke, an...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The comments from Rich Shannahan that you ran on November 16, "Excluding Bay Foundation is outrageous" were outrageously inaccurate. K. Hovnanian Homes played no role whatsoever in the Chesapeake Bay Foundation being excluded as a sponsor of the Bay Run...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The exclusion of the esteemed and widely respected Chesapeake Bay Foundation as a potential partner for the Chesapeake Bay Run is truly outrageous and arrogant ("Chesapeake Bay Foundation excluded from bridge run," Nov. 13).
If Sparrow Rogers of...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Amid an outcry from Maryland farmers, state officials pulled back again Friday from a new regulation aimed at cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay by restricting the use of animal manure to fertilize crops.
The Maryland Department of Agriculture announced that...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
All across our great state, Marylanders are sharing the responsibility of cleaning up our polluted waterways. Residents should not and will not accept the frequent occurrence of algae blooms, dead zones, sick fish and "no swimming" signs in our rivers,...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Organizers of a charity race on the Bay Bridge next year have eliminated the Chesapeake Bay Foundation as a potential partner because the group opposes a proposed waterfront housing development on Kent Island.
Sparrow Rogers of Chesapeake Bay Run LLC...
| Nov 15, 2013
Sunday, Nov. 17
Performance theater The Annapolis High School Drama Company presents "Pride and Prejudice" at the school, 2700 Riva Road. Tickets are $10, $5 for seniors and students. Information: annapolishighschool.org.
Monday, Nov. 18
Photo club The...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Ahoy! There's a new admiral on the Chesapeake Bay.
John Page Williams, senior naturalist with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, earned the honorific rank Tuesday night in Annapolis in recognition of his 40-year career teaching and writing about the bay....
| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:21 PM
Five of the six major announced candidates for governor in 2014 -- along with the running mate of the sixth -- told a group of environmentalists in Annapolis Tuesday that they are devoted to preserving the Chesapeake Bay but split on strategies for paying...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:38 AM
With the 2014 general election almost exactly one year away, at least five of Maryland's gubernatorial candidates are scheduled to debate environmental issues for the first time tomorrow in Annapolis. No doubt questions will range from smart growth to...