| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:31 PM
While the snow had slacked off in Harford County by Monday evening, county emergency officials urged drivers to remain cautious as crews continued to treat and plow the local roads.
"We just want to remind the public that when they're traveling on the...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:59 PM
Baltimore police are investigating an incident in which officers shot and wounded an armed suspect Monday evening in East Baltimore.
Police said no officers were injured in the incident, which took place around 4 p.m. in the city's Eastern District,...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:47 AM
Three local roads, including two in Harford County, have been shut down in both directions as motorists tackle a Wednesday morning commute hampered by a wintry mix.
The state Department of Transportation said debris on MD 165 has closed the roadway in...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Frito-Lay Inc., maker of such well-known snacks as Doritos, Tostitos, Cheetos and SunChips, plans to expand its Aberdeen plant and hire 100 more employees, which would make the Hickory Drive facility among the company's largest sites nationwide....
| Feb 7, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler, running for the Democratic nomination for governor, proposed Friday that the state give commuters a break on the tolls on the Intercounty Connector in the Washington suburbs.
Gansler's campaign issued a statement and...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 11:09 AM
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch across Central Maryland, with an inch or two of rain possible Saturday amid mild temperatures in the 50s and 60s.
The heaviest rain is expected Saturday afternoon and could cause flooding in areas...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 7:41 PM
When Greg Ham first became eligible to work from home under a new program at the Environmental Protection Agency a few years ago, he didn't jump at the chance.
"I wanted home to be separate from work," said Ham, 57, who lives in Baltimore but works as...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 6:42 AM
Several dozen residents of Clarksville's River Hill community showed up for the first two days of hearings in a case involving zoning variances for the River Hill Garden Center on Route 108.
Garden Center owner Stephen Klein is requesting two...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:50 PM
The average rush-hour commuter will pay about $3.50 in daily round-trip tolls to use the new express lanes being built along Interstate 95 north of Baltimore, according to a rate structure approved by the Maryland Transportation Authority's board on...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 5:35 AM
With the clearing of a crash on the southbound Jones Falls Expressway that hampered traffic before the 41st Street Bridge, state and local traffic departments reported no unscheduled closures at 8:15 a.m. on Friday.
The Maryland Transit Administration...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Not since Richard Nixon assured an audience of newspaper editors in 1973 that "I am not a crook" has a major political figure so conspicuously defended his character as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has done in declaring, "I am not a bully."
| Jan 11, 2014
| 12:59 PM
I have been scratching around for something from the annals of Maryland politics that matches that bizarre story out of New Jersey, but I just don't have it.
Nothing beats Republican Gov. Chris Christie's aides conspiring to cause a four-day traffic jam...