| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:38 PM
As of 9:15 a.m. the Maryland Department of Transportation was reporting that an accident on southbound I-795 at the Beltway had been cleared.
Two more incidents remained toward the end of rush hour — in Howard County, there was a report of a...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Two tornadoes confirmed to have touched down in Maryland on Thursday are among seven tornado reports from the storms, with several others spotted in Tennessee and Georgia.
The tornadoes here were in Montgomery and St. Mary's counties. Both were rated...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Summer is just getting started, which means you’re likely jonesing for a beach vacation. But before you pack the car and head toward the Bay Bridge, you’ll want to make sure you’re well informed.
No matter where you’re heading...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 2:00 AM
A Type T Personality is defined as one who pursues risks through potentially dangerous activities or behaviors. We typically visualize thrill-seekers as young or middle-aged, but in truth, no age limit exists for the Type T.
Enter Bob Frothingham, 93-...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Get ready to help pay for road construction elsewhere in Maryland. The tolls are going up at the state Transportation Authority's two Susquehanna River bridges – I-95 and Route 40 – and it's pretty clear the money will be used to subsidize...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 1:53 PM
There will be no two-way operations on the Bay Bridge during Wednesday rush hour so workers can prepare for severe weather later Wednesday and Thursday.
The Maryland Transportation Authority cautioned of potential traffic delays as one lane of eastbound...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Severe storms with a history of damaging winds and a confirmed tornado sighting moved through Maryland on Thursday afternoon, potentially the second outbreak of tornadoes in four days for the state.
The Storm Prediction Center meanwhile confirmed that...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:52 AM
All lanes are open on westbound Route 50 after an early Thursday morning incident involving a truck spill on the roadway near Baydale Drive stalled traffic for nearly four hours, according to the State Highway Administration.
Around 9:25 a.m., SHA...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:21 PM
A lightning strike injured a Cecil County zookeeper, half-dollar-sized hail fell in several counties and tornado sightings sent people scurrying for shelter from Rockville to Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Yet the worst...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 6:07 AM
Dunloggin Middle School students found last year's trip to the Chesapeake Bay disappointing. There were only a couple live oysters in the piles of cracked, dead ones brought up by a trawl.
"It was pretty sad," said Dunloggin gifted and talented resource...
| May 25, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Another summer, another agonizing season of Bay Bridge traffic.
Admired, cursed and studied, Maryland's sole Chesapeake Bay crossing is being eyeballed again as state engineers try to determine how many years remain in its girders and suspension...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 8:04 AM
The state on Friday will begin a weeklong project to install new safety measures on the westbound span of the Bay Bridge to guide traffic during two-way operation and eliminate some lane changes.
Crews will install a buffer zone, rumble strips and...