| Apr 17, 2012
| 5:57 PM
Driving across the 850 acres of golf course he tends to daily, Jim Roney pointed out a chestnut tree that sustained significant damage during the harsh storms of 2011.
"This is one my favorite trees," he said, "and it really took it on the chin....
| Mar 5, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Some homes in Dauphin County, hit hard by the flooding during Tropical Storm Lee, will be demolished.
They are located along Swatara Creek in Londonderry Township and are deemed a safety hazard.
"It's a beautiful place but I wouldn't blame people for...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 2:54 PM
There's a new champion in Baltimore. Not a sports team, a tree. Tucked amid a clump of loblolly pines in Druid Hill Park stands Maryland's largest striped maple.
Acer pensylvanicum, as scientists know it, looks striking in winter, when its bare...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Rebounding from near-collapse four years ago, the Chesapeake Bay's blue crabs are more plentiful than they've been in nearly two decades, with a record crop of young, Maryland officials announced Thursday.
The annual winter survey of Maryland and...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 11:16 AM
The Baltimore Sun was named Newspaper of the Year — and recognized as having the best website among the competitors — Friday in the annual Maryland-Delaware-D.C. Press Association awards contest.
The Sun has been chosen Newspaper of the...
| Apr 22, 2012
Steamed crabs, cream of crab soup, crab cakes, crab imperial, soft shell crab, deviled crab, corn and crab chowder, crab bisque, crab dip, crab salad, crab fritters, crab ravioli, crab pie, crab quiche — but that's probably enough for the first day....
| Apr 24, 2012
| 11:28 AM
On Wednesday, April 25th @ 2:00 pm, households impacted by the flooding caused by Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee can report to Lebanon County Christian Ministries, 250 S. 7th Street, Lebanon, to receive temporary food assistance. To qualify,...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 11:18 AM
Why does the Chesapeake Bay Foundation refuse to take seriously the threat posed by the Conowingo Dam's inability to hold back Susquehanna River pollution? With respect to the effect of Susquehanna River pollutants, the bay foundation has taken an...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 6:53 PM
The Lawnton Fire Company in Dauphin County has started a drive for fellow firefighters in New York affected by Hurricane Sandy.
"Last year at this time, we were recovering from our own floods and our own disaster. When this struck some fellow...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Good Sunday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Hope you're enjoying your extended holiday weekend. Here's a little something to go with your coffee and scones. Here At Home. Normally, the last place you'd look for controversy is the Pennsylvania Human Relations...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 4:22 AM
The epic rainfall that has hosed Central Maryland since Monday continued overnight. And it's not over yet.The three-day total at BWI had reached 6.67 inches by midnight. We've had 5.74 inches here on the WeatherDeck in Cockeysville. But some locations...