| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:39 PM
MARGATE, N.J. — The old saying that calm seas never made a good sailor may apply to Salvatore Calabrese when it comes to operating his family's bay-front Blue Water Marina, which was nearly washed away by Hurricane Sandy.
Two years and more than $1...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 3:54 PM
There's such a thing as acting presidential. And then there's Chris Christie over the past week.
Christie, the Republican governor of New Jersey, kicked things off with a public back-and-forth with Kaci Hickox, a nurse from Maine who was quarantined...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 5:19 PM
HAMPTON — When Hurricane Isabel raged through Hampton Roads in 2003, tidal levels rose 7.9 feet, putting most of Langley Air Force Base underwater.
As the waters receded, the damage was immense. Two hundred facilities on the base were affected....
| Oct 27, 2014
| 6:46 PM
GROTON — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie traveled to Connecticut for the fourth time in six weeks Monday, making a final effort to rally the Republican base for a gubernatorial election that is a top priority for the national party.
| Oct 29, 2014
With sea turtle season ending in October, work can resume depositing an estimated 600,000 cubic feet of sand lost to Boca's north beach in Hurricane Sandy.
The loss equated to more than half a stadium full of sand, said Jennifer Bistyga, Boca Raton's...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 4:46 AM
1. Bill Parcells claims in a new book "neophyte owner" Steve Ross contributed to his leaving the Dolphins. That could be true. But the full truth is what Parcells evidently doesn't address in the book: That he made critical mistakes in the football...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:20 AM
All hard rock albums are exercises in teenage rebellion, even the ones made by 50-year-old men. But "Going to Hell," the second full-length release from New York-based band The Pretty Reckless, takes its mission as a button-pushing outrage machine...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Marylanders who don't want to wait for Election Day can cast early ballots at polling centers in every county and Baltimore city starting Thursday.
Campaigns from the governor's race to little-watched county courthouse contests are working to get...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 3:45 AM
This week marks the ninth anniversary of our region's last hurricane. Wilma struck on Oct. 24, 2005. Since then, our peninsula has been spared the wrath of a big storm.
The longer we go without it fresh in our memory, the more worried we should be about...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Fears that the West Africa Ebola outbreak could spread more widely in America have roiled a midterm election campaign that's already taken numerous unexpected detours, putting candidates in a reactive mode at a time when they had hoped to deliver their...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 2:07 PM
With the moon bringing tides to seasonal highs, government officials are urging residents to be on guard for coastal flooding now through November.
"These high tides may cause ocean and canal waters to rise above streets and seawalls in low-lying...