| 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...
| May 4, 2013
Christopher Lee cut his teeth on public-private partnerships 26 years ago as a Lehman Brothers executive in charge of financing projects in Asia.
He put together a consortium of local investors to build a $1.8 billion, 12-mile toll road in Bangkok....
| May 22, 2013
| 4:46 AM
Going to the beach doesn't simply mean getting a killer tan. There's also plenty of great fashion and home décor finds along the way. Here's a guide to places to shop while visiting the shore.
Ron Jon Surf Shop
The iconic retailer, now based in...
| May 20, 2013
| 9:01 PM
On Memorial Day weekends, Kim Yates and Albert Kullman measure success by speed.
Yates steers her bright yellow tow truck toward trouble, with the goal of getting disabled vehicles out of the roadway or back in business before traffic has time to clog....
| Jun 20, 2013
| 7:28 PM
The start of summer lures many Marylanders to the Chesapeake Bay and area rivers for a dip along the shoreline. It also brings increased monitoring of beach and water quality, and sometimes dire warnings about bacteria levels.
This week, South...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 4:11 PM
Come Monday, driving around Maryland will cost more — both at the gas pump and the toll plaza.
Marylanders will see a 3.5 cent rise in the state's gas tax — the first such increase in two decades — as well as toll rates that jump as...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 6:17 AM
A collision in Howard County on Interstate 95 South at the MD 216 Scaggsville Road exit has closed the southbound right merge lane and one of two southbound shoulders at 9:01 a.m., on Monday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
| 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...