| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:05 PM
Flash floods throughout the Lehigh Valley caused several traffic accidents, but few injuries Monday evening.
In Allentown, a car became stuck in deep water under a railroad bridge on South Eighth Street, south of Tioga Street, at 6:25 p.m. Reinaldo...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 5:10 AM
A series of severe storms blew through the Baltimore region Monday evening, bringing heavy rain, lightning and strong winds that factored into at least one death, officials say. The storms are expected to last through Tuesday.
Natural Resources Police...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:43 AM
The flood of 1955 and the global economy knocked out just about all the factories in the old mills along the Mad River in Winsted, on the south side of Route 44.
Not Sterling Name Tape Co., where the original family, still in the original building,...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Glencoe is spending almost $70,000 on an engineering study to examine and come up with potential solutions to address chronic flooding in parts of the village, a sum considerably higher than the estimate only a month ago.
The village board recently...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 8:01 PM
A sewer project aimed at relieving chronic flooding near the Park Ridge Country Club is on pause after aldermen balked at approving a more than $1 million engineering contract with the firm that has overseen the city's flood control work to date....
| Jul 29, 2014
HARTFORD — Returning to the podium where he updates the state during weather emergencies, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced a program aimed at limiting property exposure to damage in coastline communities.
The program, called "Shore Up CT," provides...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:33 AM
About 30 residents of Orland Park's Maycliff subdivision gathered at a village board meeting Monday night to urge trustees to do something about worsening flooding problems.
"The joke on Facebook is we're lakefront property again," said Kim Dombrowski....
| Jul 11, 2014
| 10:49 AM
The League of Women Voters is getting the word out on how Cook and Lake County residents, particularly those along the coastline of Lake Michigan, can prevent flooding while being environmentally friendly at the same time.
Krista Grimm, a water issues...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Ken and Jen Kairuz did not anticipate water pooling in their yard and sewage bubbling up in their basement when they chose La Grange as the place they'd buy a home and raise a family.
But Jen, who said she is six months pregnant, watched in horror as...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 2:51 PM
A recent study on flooding in Downers Grove estimates that millions of dollars of infrastructure upgrades are needed to improve the flow of stormwater and prevent flooding to area homes and businesses.
A civil engineering consulting firm in Aurora was...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Thursday is expected to be hot and sunny with a small chance for scattered thunderstorms throughout the day, according to the National Weather Service. A flash flood warning was declared Thursday afternoon amid a downpour in the city. The warning is in...