| Mar 26, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Two tractor trailers collided on the westbound span of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge shortly after noon Wednesday, closing the span to traffic and bringing environmental officials to the scene for a fuel spill.
Hours after the crash, westbound traffic was...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:06 AM
A two-vehicle collision in Cooksville on Interstate 70 East past MD 97 has closed the eastbound right traffic lane and eastbound right shoulder at 8:48 a.m. Friday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
In Parkville, all lanes are...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 7:30 PM
A three-year state audit of the Maryland Transportation Authority found significant problems with how the organization handles purchases and an inadequate "disaster recovery plan" if its E-ZPass toll collection system fails.
The authority, which operates...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 6:16 AM
A three-vehicle collision with injury in Bel Air on Interstate 95 North prior to the MD 543 exit has closed the northbound right traffic lane and the northbound right shoulder at 8:18 a.m. on Wednesday, according to the state Department of Transportation....
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Residents across Maryland haven't felt the last wintry bite of the snow that lashed the state Tuesday: Its impact will linger through the weekend due to frigid temperatures.
Much of the snow, which measured 7 inches at BWI Tuesday night and topped 11...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 12:49 PM
This would be the one where we stayed home, my husband and I agreed before the recent holidays. No Christmas flight to Texas to visit his family. No four-hour drive through the mountains to Pittsburgh for Thanksgiving dinner with my dad. With two busy...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:23 AM
On a Thursday morning after the Baltimore region was pounded with an overnight snowstorm, several incidents forced shutdowns on local roadways, according to the state Department of Transportation.
DOT reported that a collision in White Marsh on...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 4:54 PM
In the contest between bird and traffic camera, it's a question of which will blink first.
A persistent osprey — likely in league with a mate — has been trying since late last week to build a nest smack dab in front of a traffic cam...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:03 AM
The Maryland Transportation Authority said that wind warnings are in effect for the Bay Bridge at 11 a.m. on Wednesday.
Under wind warnings, sustained wind speeds or gusts of 30-39 mph persist, and operators of house trailers, box trailers, motorcycles...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 6:04 PM
The air temperature was 14 degrees and the water was 30 degrees, so if state Sen. Allan Kittleman of Howard County had opted to simply plant a toe or two in the Chesapeake Bay on Friday morning, who could have blamed him?
Instead, he immersed himself...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Chieh "Jeffrey" Huang, a retired civil engineer who was a founder of the Chinese Language School of Baltimore, died Jan. 21 of pneumonia at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 78.
Mr. Huang was born in Beijing. After the Communists took over...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 6:09 AM
The Maryland Transportation Authority said at 9:05 a.m. on Tuesday that the Bay Bridge was under Wind Warning conditions, with sustained wind speeds or gusts of 30-39 mph.
Box trailers, house trailers or other vehicles that may be subject to high winds...