| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:00 AM
When Jim Wilson retired from the federal government four years ago, he and his wife moved to Kent Island, where they initially enjoyed watching ospreys fishing in Northwest Creek from their waterfront home.
But now, Wilson and most others living...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 7:37 AM
A woman's body was found on the side of a road in Pasadena on Tuesday evening, and police believe she may have been the victim of a hit-and-run.
In another pedestrian-involved collision Wednesday morning, a 69-year-old woman was struck by a car and...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Learn about wildlife conservation at Wildlife Conservation and Recreation Day, Saturday, Aug. 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Patuxent North Tract entrance of Patuxent Wildlife Refuge, located off Route 198, just 1.4 miles east of the Baltimore/...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:14 AM
A moonlit night, garden paths and the rich sounds of drum rhythms, all within the wooded wildlife sanctuary that is Eden Valley. That is what's in store for those who venture out on Oct. 17 at 7:30 p.m. to join Bette Hoover and friends at Dayton's Eden...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Recent news about climate change reveals big issues facing the Eastern Shore: a shrinking shoreline, more and bigger storms, and more salinity in our lands and farms. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the Chesapeake Bay will rise two feet by 2050....
| Jul 18, 2013
| 5:42 PM
The Jones Falls turned a milky green Thursday where it empties into the Inner Harbor, and hundreds of fish turned belly up in what authorities described as a bacterial event that suffocated the fish and released noxious sulfur from the bottom muck....
| Jul 22, 2013
| 6:29 AM
Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown's campaign for governor is poised to collect two more high-profile endorsements from top Maryland Democrats Monday as Democratic candidates in the race for Maryland's next governor hold events across the state.
House Minority Whip...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Defying the odds against a legislator's making the leap to the state's top job, Del. Heather R. Mizeur plans to announce her candidacy Wednesday for the Democratic nomination for governor.
The 40-year-old Montgomery County lawmaker would join Lt. Gov....
| Aug 28, 2013
| 3:20 AM
I thought it was just me until I talked with fellow flower and bird lover Kate Tufts, a volunteer at the Robinson Nature Center, who revealed that she too has been seeing a huge proliferation of the Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly population this season....
| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:33 PM
State officials approved a deal Wednesday that permanently protects environmentally sensitive land along the Nanticoke River on the Eastern Shore.
The 201-acre conservation easement on a farm near the Delaware border creates an important link in a 50-...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 12:38 PM
The ocean is full of life and if you’re lucky you get to see it when you visit the shore. Some parasailers in Ocean City got very lucky last Sunday when they spotted a humpback whale playing in the water below them.
“The boats were in the...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 12:05 AM
JD Abbott ran for two first-half touchdowns as Johns Hopkins beat Moravian, 52-14, on Saturday.
The Blue Jays (3-0) scored on their first six possessions to beat the host Greyhounds (0-3). Johns Hopkins ran for 264 yards and five touchdowns to lead 38-0...