| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:53 PM
Kids' fishing derby
Saturday, 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...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:39 AM
All northbound traffic on MD 2 in Anne Arundel County remained shut down at noon on Tuesday due to an early morning incident involving an asphalt paving truck, according to the State Highway Administration.
SHA spokesman Charlie Gischlar said that around...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 1:57 PM
An alarming spike in the number of fatalities over the past three years on Maryland waterways has prompted Gov. Martin O'Malley and Natural Resources Police to encourage boaters and swimmers to take part in Operation Dry Water this weekend.
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Maryland State Police divers resumed their search for survivors or victims in the small plane crash a half-mile off the shore of Ocean City.
Members of the U.S. Coast Guard are assisting in the Monday's off-shore search, said Boatswain's Mate Second...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:19 AM
A disabled vehicle in Baltimore City, on Interstate 95 South prior to the US 1/Caton Avenue exit, has closed one of four southbound traffic lanes and one of two southbound shoulders at 8:48 a.m., on Tuesday, according to the state Department of...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:36 PM
Carnival Cruise Lines announced plans Thursday to leave the port of Baltimore, a move that could cost the region scores of jobs and millions in economic activity generated by big-spending passengers and businesses servicing the ships.
| 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...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 8:34 PM
A 61-year-old man with a high fever was rescued Tuesday evening from a 957-foot tanker ship anchored near Annapolis, U.S. Coast Guard officials said.
The captain of the Cape Althea contacted Coast Guard officials about 5 p.m. reporting he had a 104-...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Winter is not quite ready to leave Baltimore.
Weather forecasters called for a wintry mix of rain and snow to start falling late Sunday and into Monday that was likely to complicate morning commutes.
The forecast is for "a slushy inch" of accumulation...