| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:58 PM
State highway crews on Sunday began a series of nighttime closures of the Beltway's inner loop near White Marsh, as crews started taking down an old overpass near the intersection of Interstate 695 and I-95, part of the state's $1.1 billion overhaul of...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:00 AM
I commute an hour each way to this job, and I honestly don't mind.
My car is the cocoon where I can be alone with my thoughts or where I can listen to an audio book. I am partial to English mysteries because they are always stopping at a cozy pub for...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler's announcement of his selection of a running mate in next year's gubernatorial election — the well-qualified Del. Jolene Ivey of Prince George's County — is being overshadowed by a report over the weekend...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 10:42 AM
The last of three Maryland Transportation Authority hearings on a proposal for express toll lanes on I-95 drew few people to Patterson Mill High School in Abingdon on Tuesday.
MDTA's plan would provide express toll lanes, accessible by E-ZPass, along...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 7:01 AM
In White Marsh, a two-vehicle collision on Interstate 95 South prior to the MD 43 (White Marsh) exit has kept the southbound right shoulder closed for an hour after the incident occurred at 8:07 a.m., according to the state Department of Transportation....
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:40 AM
The outer loop of Interstate 695 at Southeast Boulevard in Essex was reopened shortly at about 9:20 a.m. Monday following the early morning vehicle collision with a Maryland State Police patrol car on the side of the roadway.
Meanwhile, the trooper...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 8:39 AM
The investigation into an accident that killed a pedestrian along the Baltimore Washington Parkway in Anne Arundel County closed the roadway in both directions for hours on Wednesday morning, though all lanes have since reopened.
The accident that took...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 10:30 AM
More than three dozen Howard County parents and students turned out to speak their minds on the proposal to move more than 1,100 students to new middle schools next year.
Monday night was the second and final public hearing on the matter, and though...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 5:55 AM
With the clearing of a single-vehicle crash with injury on US 50 West in Parole, state and local transportation departments reported no unscheduled road closures at 8:42 a.m. on Wednesday.
The State Highway Administration said that the Baltimore...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 9:08 PM
On a brisk afternoon 50 years ago, Timothy Hyman snapped pictures as officials cut a ribbon to open the newest stretch of Interstate 95, connecting Baltimore to Delaware and onward north to Maine.
Amid the large crowd gathered at the Maryland-Delaware...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Temperatures are forecast to drop into the 20s around the region tonight, with wind chills in the upper teens, as a mass of Arctic air dominates the eastern third of the country.
Temperatures peaked in the upper 40s early Tuesday, but spent the rest...
| Oct 13, 2013
"Robotic parking" might conjure up images of a far-off future. Wes Guckert is trying to make it a lot more common now.
Also known as automated parking garages, such facilities are the vehicle version of a high-tech warehouse: Hydraulic lifters "park" the...