Community rallies behind boy who lost family in murder-suicide

Two girls raised more than $3,000 to help a 12- year-old friend whose parents died in a murder- suicide. Now, they plan to take their fundraisers to two upcoming car shows.

Tuesday - 08/14/2012, 02:42pm EDT

Three dead, 12-year-old boy critical after murder-suicide

A man, woman and child were found dead in an Owings, Md., home Tuesday morning in what Calvert County Sheriff officials say was a murder-suicide.

Tuesday - 07/31/2012, 02:43pm EDT

Cove Point Lighthouse opens its doors for overnight guests

If area residents are looking for a unique vacation destination close to home, there's one place that will always leave the light on.

Saturday - 07/21/2012, 08:04am EDT

See cool sea creatures at Calvert Marine Museum

"As a museum of regional history and natural history, we're showing animals that are native to the bay or come into the bay and ... we have a tank here with four cownose rays," says Calvert Marine Museum Director Doug Alves.

Tuesday - 07/17/2012, 06:11am EDT

Police recover body of missing boater off Md.

Police have found the body of a man who disappeared after a boat capsized off southern Maryland in last week's thunderstorms.

Monday - 07/02/2012, 03:04pm EDT

Coast Guard calls off search for missing boater

The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a 28-year-old man who went missing after the boat he was aboard capsized.

Sunday - 07/01/2012, 02:40pm EDT

Sea glass becomes a rare and special find

They can be found just about anywhere on the beach: glittering jewel-like shards called sea glass.

Thursday - 06/14/2012, 05:34am EDT

Serious crash closes NB Route 2 in Calvert County

A serious crash in the Huntingtown area in Calvert County has closed down a portion of Route 2.

Sunday - 05/27/2012, 01:36pm EDT

Goats for hire, come with voracious appetites

As an alternative to using herbicides, property owners in Southern Maryland can hire goats to chow down on unwanted vegetation.

Monday - 05/14/2012, 08:38am EDT

One Maryland town makes Happiest Seaside Towns list

The view is gorgeous and the seafood excellent, so it's no wonder that Solomons Island gets the nod as one of the Happiest Seaside Towns in America.

Monday - 05/14/2012, 06:49am EDT

MRSA found in Maryland respiratory deaths

The Centers for Disease Control says two of three family members who died from a respiratory illness earlier this year in Calvert County were infected with an antibiotic resistant bacterial strain.

Thursday - 04/26/2012, 07:41pm EDT

Hunger Games premiere drives library frenzy

The waiting list for the trilogy, The Hunger Games is long all across Charles, Calvert and St. Mary's Counties.

Tuesday - 03/13/2012, 03:49pm EDT

Remains of newborn infant found in trunk of car

Police discovered the remains around 6:40 p.m. in the 5400 block of Hallowing Point Road near Prince Frederick.

Thursday - 03/08/2012, 11:44pm EST

House speaker honored with First Citizen Award

Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller and House Speaker Michael Busch are known for not always seeing eye-to-eye.

Wednesday - 03/07/2012, 03:35pm EST

Cluster of respiratory-related deaths under investigation in Md.

Three people in the Lusby area have died from a respiratory illness and the Calvert County Health Department is investigating the cluster of deaths.

Wednesday - 03/07/2012, 01:23pm EST

Calvert Co. loses tree believed to be 200+ years old

Maryland has lost a champion tree. The Department of Natural Resources says a national champion American basswood in Chapman State Park in Charles County was recently found fallen. The 150-foot tall tree was believed to have been at least 200 years old.

Wednesday - 03/07/2012, 10:39am EST

Father, son get 18 months for overbilling NSA

A Maryland father and son have been sentenced to 18 months in prison for cheating the National Security Agency out of nearly $1.5 million.

Sunday - 03/04/2012, 04:48pm EST

Senators explore repeal of 1997 tax cut

Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller says senators are exploring a bill that proposes to repeal a Maryland tax cut approved in 1997 to help balance the budget.

Thursday - 03/01/2012, 03:15pm EST

Mild winter leaves businesses begging for snow

Businesses that stocked up for snow now have winter products on hand as they get ready for spring.

Tuesday - 02/21/2012, 04:25am EST

Calvert Co. sheriff's member involved in crash Monday night

A member of the Calvert County Sheriff's Department was involved in a car wreck on Monday night.

Monday - 02/20/2012, 08:25pm EST
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