| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Just hours before the House of Representatives passed the bipartisan plan to reopen the government last week, Republicans emerged from a final meeting on the matter with grim faces and tight lips.
Except for Rep. Andy Harris.
While many of his...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
I read Victoria Weiskopf's letter in The Sun with growing amusement ("Progress comes slow to a space-age town," Sept 25). One would be forgiven for assuming that Ms. Weiskopf and her significant other retired to Virginia's Eastern Shore because, after due...
| 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....
| Sep 29, 2013
| 5:20 PM
The westbound span of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge has reopened after being shut down Sunday evening for a fire, the Maryland Transportation Authority said.
Officials said there was a fire underneath the bridge, which has since been put out. The MdTA...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:50 PM
High winds nearing 40 mph at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge on Friday afternoon and night caused major delays on eastbound Route 50, with traffic backed up as far as 10 miles from the bridge toll plaza during rush hour, according to the Maryland Transportation...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Heavy traffic that had earlier caused backups of up to 19 miles from the Bay Bridge had completely dissipated by late Monday night.
There were no backups in either direction, according to information on the Maryland Transportation Authority's recorded...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:16 AM
Weather permitting, several lanes of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge will be closed next week as crews conduct preservation and maintenance work paid for with toll dollars, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority.
The closures will affect both...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:08 PM
Once again repairs to the Jones Falls Expressway will disrupt travel on Baltimore's busiest road.
Overnight for the next 10 months, work to replace aging rubber bridge joints and damaged concrete barriers will close lanes intermittently along large...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Now is the time. Early fall is when the pleasures peak in Talbot and Dorchester counties. That's when these Eastern Shore towns stop being detours along the way to the shore and turn into full-fledged destinations.
There are practical advantages to...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 9:28 AM
We were lucky; our drive into St. Michaels was, somehow, sans traffic, despite the fact that it was Friday evening and we surely were not alone in our desire to escape the city for a relaxing getaway on the Eastern Shore.
As we drove through the...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:29 PM
GrandView, a condominium highrise in the heart of Annapolis Towne Centre, certainly lives up to its name, especially in the 12th-floor penthouse of Barry and Olga Scher.
In this three-bedroom, 3½-bath unit with a den, living room, dining room, open...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 12:25 PM
It was unsurprising to learn that AAA Mid-Atlantic has asked the National Transportation Safety Board to investigate last Friday's crash at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge that propelled a car 27 feet down over the side. The driver survived, but not easily ...