| Oct 27, 2011
| 1:59 PM
A tanker truck crash just off the eastern end of the Conowingo Dam roadway late Wednesday evening still had Route 1 over the dam closed as of 4:30 p.m. Thursday, state police and State Highway Administration officials said.
State highway officials were...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 11:19 AM
It was just one headline among many of its kind in The Baltimore Sun during the 1980s and 1990s: "Baltimore loses round to Va."
The 1995 article noted that the shipping giant Maersk Lines was ending its service between South America and the port of...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 3:05 PM
I was fooled by the summer calm of old Lutherville, the Victorian village in Baltimore County that hides behind York Road, the Beltway and Interstate 83. On a cloudy morning, Lutherville's timeless homes seemed to be enjoying a July holiday, with abundant...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Up to 40 million Chinese people still live in caves. That's more than the populations of Texas and Illinois, combined. In fairness, a fraction of these caves are apparently pretty nice, complete with electricity and well-compacted dirt floors. But that'...
| Nov 6, 2011
It's been a tough year for several popular area restaurants and bars, and their clientele who think of these watering holes and eating establishments as extensions of their homes.
Last December, in a spectacular five-alarm afternoon fire, Donna's in...
| May 22, 2012
| 6:02 AM
As of 9 a.m., traffic was slow on Route 295 southbound at Route 195 in Anne Arundel County, due to an accident involving three vehicles.
Debris in the road was slowing traffic on Falls Road near Shawan Road in Baltimore County.
The Maryland Transit...
| Feb 19, 2012
Temperatures climbed into the 50s and gentle winds buffeted those who had gathered outside Mount Clare Mansion to celebrate its reopening and affiliation with the B&O Railroad Museum.
While bystanders waited for the official ribbon-cutting ceremonies...
| May 30, 2012
| 6:23 AM
All rails, trails and highways will again this June lead to the Old Line in Delta, Pa., for the 37th annual presentation of Ma & Pa Railroad Month.
The Old Line Museum, 602 Main St. in Delta, will present Ma & Pa Railroad Month each Sunday during June...
| Jun 5, 2012
Don't forget the Second Sunday Market on Tonge Row, next scheduled for Sunday, June 10 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Local crops are coming in, making this charming market all the more interesting. And, organizers have added attractions such artisan cheeses...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 12:55 PM
— Is it any wonder that a city renowned for its lofty skyscrapers has created a stunning park in the sky?
The High Line Park, a 1930s-era elevated rail line, has been transformed into vibrant green space, perched some 30 feet above Manhattan. There...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 6:02 AM
As of 9 a.m. Monday, traffic was slow on I-95 northbound at Washington Boulevard, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on Route 24 at Route 40 in Harford County and U.S. 50 westbound at Patuxent River Road.
Light rail service is suspended...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 10:06 AM
At the latest public meeting in Elkridge on the intermodal railroad facility being proposed by the CSX Corp. and the Maryland Department of Transportation, held at Elkridge Landing Middle School on Thursday, Nov. 17, the railroad giant and state agency...