| Jan 28, 2013
| 5:49 AM
As of 8:45 a.m. Monday, the northbound lanes of Interstate 95 at Route 24 in Edgewood in Harford County were reopened after an accident injured four people, including a 7-year-old girl at about 4:45 a.m., according to state police. Police did not have any...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Wind restrictions have been issued for the Bay Bridge by the Maryland Transportation as a cold front pushing through the region is expected to generate strong winds.
Two-way traffic has been eliminated on the eastbound span for Wednesday afternoon and...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Wind gusts as high as 49 mph have shut down the Bay Bridge in Anne Arundel County to vulnerable large trucks, as weather conditions make for a problematic Thursday morning commute.
Debris in the roadway has shut down the southbound ramp and one of two...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Werner H. Fornos, who fled post-World War II Germany as a teen and became an advocate for global population control after serving in the Maryland House of Delegates, died of diabetic complications Jan. 16 at his home in Basye, Va.
| Jan 24, 2013
| 5:50 AM
Snow covered, wet roads were causing significant traffic delays on Thursday morning, as accidents were reported across the Baltimore region.
On northbound Interstate 95 just north of the Fort McHenry Tunnel toll plaza, the two right lanes and the right-...
| 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...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 5:43 PM
Update: The National Weather Service cancelled the tornado watch for all counties west of the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland around 8:30 p.m.
The Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Okla., had been eyeing storms that have lumbered through the Plains states...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 3:02 PM
A worker on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge was seriously injured after being struck by a falling five-gallon paint bucket, shutting down the westbound lanes for about an hour while the man was rescued, officials said.
Authorities said they began getting...
| May 27, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Marylanders seemed in no hurry Monday to end the three-day Memorial Day weekend.
As of 5:30 p.m., westbound traffic to the Bay Bridge was backed up to exit 39 for just 2.5 miles — a far cry from rush hour Friday, when the line of cars bumper-to-...
| May 31, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Walter E. Woodford Jr., a state highway engineer and executive who supervised road construction projects from Ocean City to Garrett County and headed the building of the second span of the Bay Bridge in 1973, died of congestive heart failure May 22 at the...
| May 30, 2013
| 2:07 PM
My colleague, Candy Thomson, recently reported that a study will soon evaluate the structural condition and projected life left in the Bay Bridge, while also considering the possible addition of a third span to accommodate traffic demands that will soar...
| May 31, 2013
| 6:10 AM
As of 9 a.m., emergency roadwork on Interstate 83 has closed one of three northbound lanes and a northbound shoulder before Old Pimlico Road, according to state highways officials.
Public transportation lines are running smoothly, according to the...