| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Despite the industrial train tracks about 100 feet beyond her back fence, Laurie Weishorn's neat, tree-lined backyard in Southwest Baltimore can seem like an oasis of suburban quiet on a low-humidity summer afternoon.
After 22 years in Morrell Park,...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:18 PM
The port of Baltimore logged a number of successes in recent days: a record-breaking year for the amount of cargo handled, state exports surging to $6 billion in the first half of this year and more federal funding to support shipbuilding jobs.
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Flush with transportation money from a recent increase in the state's gas tax, Gov. Martin O'Malley will visit the Eastern Shore Friday to announce more than $150 million in road projects in that region -- including the long-sought replacement of the...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:08 AM
As of 9 a.m. Monday, the Maryland Department of Transportation was reporting most major incidents of the morning have been eased.
An accident on southbound I-95 at I-195 in Baltimore County that had been affecting travels lanes is now off to the...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 6:06 AM
As of 9:05 a.m. Friday, the Maryland Department of Transportation was reporting an accident on westbound I-70 just prior to Route 40. The accident involves two vehicles, but all lanes are reported open
The were also disabled vehicles in the area,...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:15 AM
A fatal accident that has closed all northbound traffic lanes on Interstate 95 in Harford County was among three incidents that prompted disruptions on local roads at 9:10 a.m., on Monday, according to the state and local officials.
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:27 PM
A legislative audit released Wednesday found that Towson University was slow to act when students repeatedly wrote bad tuition checks and that a $4.3 million agreement with the Maryland Department of Transportation circumvented Maryland procurement rules....
| Jun 27, 2013
| 5:35 PM
School may be out for students, but it's definitely in for building crews as they near completion on the latest elementary school in the Howard County district — a $34 million, 10-acre, two-story facility in Elkridge that's scheduled to open in time...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:38 PM
As of 9:15 a.m. the Maryland Department of Transportation was reporting that an accident on southbound I-795 at the Beltway had been cleared.
Two more incidents remained toward the end of rush hour — in Howard County, there was a report of a...
| May 29, 2013
Gov. Martin O'Malley will turn to a longtime political ally, former Baltimore County Executive James T. Smith, to lead the Maryland Department of Transportation as it begins a new era of stepped-up construction, administration officials confirmed Tuesday....
| Jan 7, 2013
| 4:37 PM
President Barack Obama is expected to soon nominate a new head of the Social Security Administration, replacing an incumbent appointed by his predecessor, George W. Bush, but the White House is mum on who should take the helm at the agency, which faces...