| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:43 PM
Bird watchers angered by the destruction of 43 acres of a wildlife preserve at Sepulveda Basin got a promise from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers that it wouldn’t remove any more vegetation until at least mid-September....
| Jul 18, 2013
| 7:13 AM
BOYNE FALLS -- The acoustic duo Moors and McCumber will bring their rootsy folk and melodic pop music to the stage of Aten Place for a 7:30 p.m. concert on Saturday, July 20.
James Moors and Kort McCumber are solo artists who have a blend of harmonies...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Six years after Gov. Martin O'Malley tried to kill a Kent Island housing development in an environmentally sensitive area near the Chesapeake Bay, the state Board of Public Works will be asked to reverse course Wednesday and approve permits that would...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The redneck genre is still going strong in 2013. Swamp People cleaned up in the Best Redneck Show category last year, but is out of the running in 2013. (Swamp People fans – don't fret! Just head over to the Best Swamp Romp category & vote!) Will...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Swamp TV shows have evolved – there are swamp mystery shows, swamp pawn shows and shows that feature the strange & amazing animals of the swamp. But what all of these shows have in common are the interesting people that live in and around the...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Climate change is real. The stakes are high and the time is short. In Maryland, we just have to think about last week's sweltering weather to get a look into our future. In 50 years, it could be a rare summer day when temperatures in Maryland do not reach...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Those not familiar with the iconoclastic soul artist Swamp Dogg might know him through his biggest hit, "Don't Take Her (She's All I've Got)," which hit the top five twice in the 1960s and '70s.
If not for that, perhaps you've seen the singer,...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Ann Nghiem enjoys the transformation the Bolsa Chica Wetlands undergo each season.
Like the wetlands, Nghiem, 18, has transformed in a year's time after participating in the inaugural session of the Bolsa Chica Conservancy's Youth Leadership in...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Maybe it was the type of day – a sultry summer afternoon with the sun peeking around thunderclouds.
Or maybe it was because I knew the area's back story – a place that hasn't changed much since colonial times, when the forboding swamp served...
| Aug 30, 2013
Earlier this summer, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture will accept 1.7 million acres, a 26-year low, offered under the 45th Conservation Reserve Program general sign-up, lowering total acreage of CRP to 26.9...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 3:43 PM
GAINESVILLE — Now that Mr. Two Bits has retired, he has become the Florida Gators' new No. 1 fan.
He is at the stadium when nobody else is.
He never abandons his team.
He never boos or anonymously posts nasty messages about the coach on...