Joe Burris


Joe Burris was named to the higher education beat in September, having previously covered Howard and Anne Arundel county education and weekday morning traffic. He joined The Sun as a features writer in 2004, after an 18-year career covering sports for the Nashville Tennessean and Boston Globe.

Recent Articles

  • Gay St. water main repaired, storm drain work forthcoming

    Gay St. water main repaired, storm drain work forthcoming

    Repairs have been completed to a 16-inch water main break at Gay and Saratoga streets that ruptured on Feb. 3, but Department of Public Works officials said that repairs on a damaged 24-inch storm drain at the same location will begin this weekend. DPW said repairs to the 16-inch main were completed...

  • Crash in Carroll County cleared

    All lanes are open on MD 77 in Carroll County with the clearing of a single-vehicle crash on early Thursday morning, according to the state Department of Transportation. The crash in Keymar between Francis Scott Key Highway and Naylors Mill Road was reported at 4:47 a.m. The Maryland Transit Administration...