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  • Identification of body found near Bay Bridge could take weeks

    A boater discovered decomposed remains in the Chesapeake Bay south of the Bay Bridge in Anne Arundel County shortly before noon on Sunday, Maryland Natural Resources Police said. The remains were sent to the Chief Medical Examiner's office in Baltimore...
  • Maryland's job loss numbers: Not great news, but far from a calamity

    Maryland's job loss numbers: Not great news, but far from a calamity
    The latest news on Maryland's economy has been disappointing at best. The state lost more than 13,000 jobs in May, one of the highest job losses in the country. But worse, the unfavorable monthly data comes on the heels of a U.S. Department of Labor...
  • Creating canvas of vacation memories

    Creating canvas of vacation memories
    Patrick Reid O'Brien knew at the age of 6 that he wanted to be an artist — art flows through his family tree — but everybody warned him he'd never be able to pay his bills with his art. And for a long time, everybody was right. After...
  • F. Gould Charshee Jr., environmental planner

    F. Gould Charshee Jr., environmental planner
    F. Gould Charshee Jr., an environmental planner who worked for decades on improving water quality in the Baltimore metropolitan area, died June 11 of complications from Parkinson's disease and a series of strokes at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson....
  • 2011 Guide to Harford - Health

    2011 Guide to Harford - Health
    Upper Chesapeake Health (UCH) is a community-based integrated, non-profit health system serving Harford County and surrounding areas. It owns and operates Harford Memorial Hospital in Havre de Grace, Upper Chesapeake Medical Center and Upper Chesapeake...
  • 2011 Guide to Harford - Welcome to Harford County

    2011 Guide to Harford - Welcome to Harford County
    Harford County, situated 25 miles north of Baltimore and nestled against the northwestern shores of the Chesapeake Bay, boasts an eclectic blend of history and modern living. Spanning across 440 square miles of the Baltimore/Washington Metro area, it...
  • 2011 Guide to Harford - Marinas

    With 140 miles of shoreline and boating access not only to the upper Chesapeake Bay, but also the 5,000-acre impoundment held back by Conowingo Dam, Harford County has many opportunities for boaters and others who enjoy spending time on the water....
  • A prescription for Rep. Harris

    Andy Harris purports to represent our district, which has, literally and figuratively, the Chesapeake Bay at its heart. Yet Mr. Harris votes against funds to stem the slow death of the bay by pollutants, and he voted to keep the Environmental Protection...
  • Calendar of events from Baltimore Messenger

    Submit notices via email: messenger@patuxent.com; fax: 410-332-6336; or mail: Baltimore Messenger, 501 N. Calvert St., 3rd Floor, Baltimore, MD 21278. Include sponsor or host, date, time, address of event, contact name and phone number. Deadline is...
  • NASA flights could startle Maryland drivers

    NASA flights could startle Maryland drivers
    If you're easily startled by big, low-flying airplanes, you'll need to get a good grip on the steering wheel Monday. NASA will be starting a monthlong campaign of air pollution sampling, using a four-engine turboprop P-3B Orion to skim 1,000 feet over...
  • Schaefer making one final tour through Baltimore

    Schaefer making one final tour through Baltimore
    William Donald Schaefer — the former mayor, governor and comptroller who left an indelible mark on Baltimore — is back in the city for one last tour Monday afternoon. His body was being driven by motorcade past old haunts and spots...
  • Susquehanna River Basin Commission to study pollution capacity at Conowingo Dam

    The Susquehanna River Basin Commission plans to launch a sediment study at Conowingo Dam by the end of this year, and warned the dam's ability to hold back pollution could be coming to an end. "This is something that has been talked about and talked...