| Dec 16, 2014
| 8:05 AM
The need to replace the Baltimore & Potomac Tunnel that winds its way beneath West Baltimore became evident once again this week, as crews descended on a portion of the nearly 150-year-old rail bore to conduct emergency track work.
According to Amtrak,...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 8:00 AM
A new app developed by the state of Maryland to help users avoid drunken driving is now available for free download in online Google and Apple stores.
The app, called ENDUI, lets users enter their gender and weight, the types of alcoholic drinks they've...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 3:04 PM
The options recently shortlisted for replacing the Baltimore & Potomac Tunnel — which carries passenger trains along inefficient curves beneath West Baltimore — have attracted a variety of concerns from residents.
Some registered fears about...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 4:44 PM
State and federal officials narrowed the options for replacing an old Baltimore tunnel that bottlenecks East Coast passenger rail to two, one of which could displace residents of a poor west-side neighborhood already plagued by vacant homes.
| Oct 29, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Outsiders might be shocked to learn that Carroll County promotes itself as a tourism destination. From wineries to Civil War sights, walking tours and recreational opportunities, the county touts all sorts of things to come see and do. The official...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 7:14 PM
The freight train derailment and explosion that caused millions of dollars in property damage in Rosedale last year spurred National Transportation Safety Board officials on Wednesday to call for new laws banning the use of hands-free cellphone devices by...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 7:07 AM
All lanes of the outer loop of Interstate 695 are reopened at 8:30 a.m. near Exit 27 for MD 146/ Dulaney Valley Road after a three-vehicle crash, though some delays remain at 8:45 a.m., according to the Maryland Department of Transportation.
| Oct 17, 2014
| 5:34 AM
All lanes are reopened at 8:30 a.m. after a two-car crash on MD 10 South at MD 648 in Anne Arundel County, the Maryland Department of Transportation said.
The westbound lane of MD 214 West at Muddy Creek Road in Anne Arundel County is closed for an...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:33 AM
The southbound lanes of the Harbor Tunnel, Interstate 895, have reopened at 8 a.m. after they were blocked from a disabled vehicle in the roadway, Maryland Department of Transportation officials said.
A crash on the outer loop of Interstate 695 prior...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:07 AM
In the November 4 general election, Maryland voters will be asked to approve something long sought by transportation advocates — a "lockbox" for the state's transportation fund.
Question 1 on all ballots will ask voters to ratify a lockbox...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 5:33 AM
Southbound Amtrak train 181, scheduled to arrive in Aberdeen at 8:35 a.m., has been canceled by Amtrak due to a service disruption, the Maryland Department of Transportation said.
The next southbound Amtrak train will be train 183, which will make an...