A federal judge on Thursday denied motions to bring an early end to the case accusing an Eastern Shore farm and the Perdue poultry company of polluting a tributary of the Chesapeake Bay, according to court documents.
Gov. Martin O'Malley fielded skeptical questions from lawmakers about three of his top environmental initiatives Tuesday as he personally appealed to lawmakers to approve bills aimed at promoting offshore wind energy, limiting development and improving water and sewer systems.
Gov. Martin O'Malley issued a rousing call for an aggressive program to invest in jobs and honor "human dignity" for families – whether the parents are gay or straight – in an upbeat State of the State Address Wednesday.
A pollution whistle blower may be granted a financial reward Wednesday at the sentencing of two foreign shipping companies who were illegally pumping oily sludge and plastic into the sea and falsifying records to cover their tracks, according to court filings.
Gov. Martin O'Malley wants to spend nearly $23 million to improve Maryland's often-maligned state parks, proposing widespread renovations for a system that critics say has been deteriorating for more than a decade.