| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Harford County's Emergency Operations Center a few miles north of Bel Air was packed Tuesday, as county, state and municipal emergency officials responded to an attack on the Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station in nearby Delta, Pa.
To the good fortune...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:41 AM
As a newborn, Elyssa Baxter was brought home to her family's restored log house in McLean, Va. Seventy-two years later, not only would she and her husband own a similar restored log home in Parkton, but they would be invited to take part in the 77th...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Maryland's second-highest court upheld Friday a judge's ruling that the Cove Point gas facility can be converted to be used for exports, siding with the company that owns the plant and against an environmental group.
The Sierra Club argued in court that...
| Jan 19, 2014
Sitting on the stage, listening to comments from their director and drama teacher, the cast of the one-act play "Breathe" was all smiles.
The group of teenagers teased each other, laughed at comments and seemed pleased with their performance. It wasn'...
| Jan 26, 2014
The way energy company Dominion sees it, exporting liquefied natural gas from its Southern Maryland complex wouldn't be that big of a shift from the importing it does now. Same pipes, same storage tanks, same terminal.
But the project at Cove Point...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Dominion Resources Inc.'s plan to build a liquefied natural gas export terminal at Cove Point in Calvert County is hotly controversial among Marylanders ("Cove Point project opponents raise safety concerns," Jan. 26). The project would create more...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Howard County theater students from several schools showcased their acting chops last weekend at the 2014 Maryland State Thespian Festival in Calvert County.
During the two-day event, more than 800 students from high schools across the state traveled...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 11:57 AM
At a time when income inequality is one of the nation's most-discussed issues, the tax that appears to have the best chance of being cut in heavily Democratic Maryland this year is one that is only paid by millionaires.
Senate President Thomas V. Mike...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:00 AM
A number of environmental groups have expressed opposition to Dominion's proposed export liquefaction facility at its existing LNG import terminal at Cove Point, but the truth is that these critics misperceive the facts or are misrepresenting the project'...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 6:26 PM
Maryland speed camera programs came under intense scrutiny Tuesday in Annapolis and Baltimore, with the General Assembly considering reforms ranging from a ban of the so-called "bounty system" to levying heavy fines against operators that issue...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 7:09 PM
Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler released details Wednesday night of his proposal to cut Maryland's corporate income tax to Virginia levels, saying that if he is elected governor he would decrease it gradually over a period of nine years.
| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:05 PM
An estimated 500 people rallied Thursday in Baltimore against plans to export liquefied natural gas from a Southern Maryland facility, chanting and carrying signs past the office tower where state regulators were considering one aspect of that proposal....