Timothy B. Wheeler

Writer

Tim Wheeler reports on the environment and Chesapeake Bay. He's a former president of the Society of Environmental Journalists, and has won numerous awards for his coverage. In more than 25 years at the Sun, he's also covered growth and development, state and local government and higher education. Before joining the Sun, he worked for a regional news service in Washingon, D.C., and newspapers in Norfolk and Richmond, Va.

Recent Articles

  • New App offers tips for making homes healthier and safer

    New App offers tips for making homes healthier and safer

    Living conditions in that place we call home can play a big role in our health. Now there's an app to help families deal with hazards in their homes that may cause injury or illness. Its launch comes during National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week. The free mobile app, developed for the Baltimore-based...

  • Maryland to require lead tests for all children at age 1 and age 2

    Maryland to require lead tests for all children at age 1 and age 2

    The Hogan administration plans to require that all Maryland 1- and 2-year-olds be tested for lead poisoning, declaring the new rule is needed because thousands of youngsters are still at risk for health problems. Under the plan announced Monday, an estimated 175,000 children statewide will be tested...

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