| Jan 19, 2011
| 10:33 PM
The Baltimore metropolitan area — though only No. 17 in population — ranks fifth in the nation in the average number of hours automobile commuters are delayed during peak periods, according to a national traffic study to be released today....
| Mar 21, 2011
| 8:07 PM
Former Baltimorean Greg Wise, who moved to York eight years ago to be closer to his aging parents, says he can easily identify new Maryland transplants who have joined him in the northern migration just across the Pennsylvania line.
| Aug 5, 2011
| 12:03 PM
The Maryland Transportation Authority is reconsidering its controversial proposal to raise tolls on the Susquehanna River bridges and other bridges and tunnels and will delay implementation of any such increases until later in the year, the agency said...
| Aug 5, 2011
Illegal parking and the potential Hollywood Casino in Perryville sign overlooking I-95 were the two hot topics of conversation at Tuesday night's relatively short meeting of the Board of Town Commissioners.
"It must be vacation month," Mayor Jim...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 11:36 AM
One could think of the two electric vehicle charging stations on the Catonsville campus of the Community College of Baltimore County as points in a widening state-, region- and nation-wide grid.
But tucked away in a fenced-in storage lot behind the...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 12:21 PM
After hearing about the expected rises in tolls across Maryland, I couldn't help but think that Baltimore was hard hit while other areas of the state remained relatively unscathed. I'm talking, among other places, about D.C.'s northwestern suburbs....
| Oct 20, 2011
The paths of two of Columbia's ailing village centers present a study in contrast. In both cases, the centers' landlords did some outside-the-box thinking to tackle their problems, but their respective approaches differ radically.
For years now, shiny...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 6:39 PM
The Maryland Transit Administration has reached a contract agreement with Bombardier Transit Corp. of Montreal to provide 54 multilevel rail cars for the MARC commuter train service at a cost of $153 million.
MTA spokesman Terry Owens said Thursday...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 11:09 AM
Foreboding, dark skies and rough winds left the Arbutus Farmers Market without vendors on its penultimate day of the season Oct. 20.
It's been a common refrain for the weekly Thursday market as there have been few good weather days in its first year.
| Oct 31, 2011
| 8:51 PM
Gene Egeberg of Bethesda, whose professional travel takes him across Baltimore Harbor several times a day, figures the new toll increases in Maryland will cost him $294 per year.
And in 2013, that will go up to $517.
After months of debate and...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 7:51 PM
"The Maryland Department of Transportation has big plans for a greener, more vibrant neighborhood around the Aberdeen train station, although, as it became clear during Thursday evening's public presentation, those plans are still a long way from becoming...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 6:57 AM
The first phase of toll increases for the two Susquehanna River bridges, as well as other bridges and tunnels around the state, will take effect at 12:01 Tuesday morning, Nov. 1.
The immediate impact at the Thomas Hatem Memorial Route 40 and Millard...