| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:27 AM
A string of severe storms brought heavy rain and high winds through the Baltimore region and the East Coast on Tuesday, flooding homes and streets, knocking out power to thousands and forcing local school officials to cancel afternoon activities....
| Sep 19, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Local trains were back on schedule and power was restored to area homes and businesses Wednesday, as Marylanders cleaned up and repaired damage caused by the previous night's heavy rainstorms.
The Maryland Transit Administration reported Wednesday...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 5:32 PM
The O'Malley administration has chosen a Canadian company to operate two MARC commuter train lines, passing over a competitor whose critics have tied it to Nazi Germany and avoiding a potential fight with Holocaust survivors.
The Maryland Department of...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:37 AM
For most of us, a trip to New York City means there will be rides on the Subway. Visits to Washington, D.C., are much more palatable when parking problems are traded for train rides on the Metro. Go to San Francisco or Oakland, Calif., and odds are a ride...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 6:27 PM
President Barack Obama's second inaugural on Monday is not expected to draw the same number of people to Washington as his historic swearing-in four years ago. However, crowds will still be large, security will be tight and organizers are warning visitors...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 10:18 AM
Rail service between Baltimore and Washington, D.C., which had been suspended for about five hours because of the electrical problem on the Penn Line MARC Train 415, has been restored, said the Maryland Transit Administration.
MTA released a statement...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 7:39 AM
With two weeks to go until the presidential inauguration, the Maryland Transit Administration still has plenty of seats left on MARC trains headed to Washington's Union Station.
The agency is about to ramp up marketing efforts to sell the 7,400 tickets...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 9:31 AM
Anyone who believes that political stalemate over raising taxes or a preference for deferring hard choices were problems unique to Congress has probably never been to Annapolis. Even when one party dominates both chambers, as the Democrats do in the...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 6:10 AM
As of 9 a.m. Thursday, traffic was slow on I-95 northbound near the Baltimore Washington Parkway, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on the inner loop of I-695 near I-95, and Font Hill Road and Frederick Avenue in Baltimore City....
| Dec 4, 2012
| 6:04 AM
As of 9 a.m. Tuesday, traffic was slow on Loch Raven Boulevard near Deanwood Road in Parkville, due to an accident involving a pedestrian who was struck. Baltimore County police say a female adult was hit by a vehicle early Tuesday morning, but they...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 5:40 AM
Train service to the BWI Thurgood Marshall train station was temporarily suspended Tuesday morning while police officers examined an unattended bag.
According to Maryland Transit Administration spokesman Terry Owens, service was suspended around 6 a.m....