| Sep 2, 2013
| 1:56 PM
A "good Samaritan" rescued multiple passengers onboard a 45-foot cabin cruiser that caught fire and sank off Ocean City over the weekend, the U.S. Coast Guard reported.
On Sunday, Coast Guard officials said, a boat named the Sea Witch caught fire and a...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Two years after the Obama administration relaunched an effort to get rid of surplus federal buildings, almost all of the excess property identified in Maryland remains in government hands, a review by The Baltimore Sun has found.
Red tape, lack of...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 12:58 AM
Kids' fishing derby
Aug. 10: The MSSA Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association will hold a fishing derby for children from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Sandy Point State Park. For more information, go to mssa.net/youthanglerclub or call the MSSA at 410-255-...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 5:22 PM
The automatic distress signal came in to the Coast Guard about 10:30 p.m. Thursday: A D.C. Air National Guard pilot had ejected from a fighter jet some 35 miles off Chincoteague Island in Virginia.
As a rescue team sprang into action, another fighter...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 6:21 AM
Two men were killed and two others rescued when their 28-foot catamaran capsized off the coast of Ocean City on Monday morning, U.S. Coast Guard officials said.
A person on a nearby boat named Lori M reported the capsized catamaran 32 miles northeast of...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 3:24 PM
A Baltimore man and a Silver Spring man were killed earlier this week when the catamaran they were on capsized off the coast of Ocean City, U.S. Coast Guard officials said Thursday.
The men were William Gogel, 57, of Baltimore, and Fredy Fabricio-...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:18 PM
The port of Baltimore logged a number of successes in recent days: a record-breaking year for the amount of cargo handled, state exports surging to $6 billion in the first half of this year and more federal funding to support shipbuilding jobs.
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:31 AM
A single-vehicle crash in Anne Arundel County on MD 32 East at MD 198 has closed one of two eastbound traffic lanes and one of two eastbound shoulders at 8:41 a.m. on Thursday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
DOT also reported that...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Two Baltimore City roadways were blocked by disabled vehicles during Wednesday morning's accident-filled commute, according to the state Department of Transportation.
All northbound lanes of Interstate 83 northbound in the city were closed due to an...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:10 AM
With previous roadway incidents cleared, local traffic moved without unscheduled road closures at 9:05 a.m. Friday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The Maryland Transportation Authority said that the Interstate 695 Curtis Creek...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 6:10 AM
In Baltimore County, a four-vehicle crash on Interstate 83 North at the MD 943 (Warren Road) exit has closed all three traffic lanes at 8:47 a.m. on Tuesday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
All northbound traffic is moving on one...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 12:32 AM
Fish with electronics
Tuesday, July 9: Captain Tom Hughes of Tom Hughes Guide Service will speak at the July meeting of the Northwest Chapter of the Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association. He'll discuss how to set up and read your electronics to...