Calvert County News

Environmental group rates Md. counties on bay plans

Six of Maryland's 23 counties received the top rating from an environmental coalition for their Chesapeake Bay restoration plans.

Thursday - 02/09/2012, 03:51pm EST

Not going to the gym? Try 10-minute workouts

If you're not getting to the gym, a Calvert County trainer says you can still work out, at home and at work, for just 10 minutes at a time.

Tuesday - 01/31/2012, 04:13am EST

Relative: Copter crash victim didn't live in Md.

The Department of Defense says one of the six Marines killed this week in the crash of a U.S. helicopter in Afghanistan is from Maryland, though his father-in-law says he has no ties to the state.

Saturday - 01/21/2012, 06:31pm EST

Authorities looking for missing Md. teen

The Calvert County Sheriff's Office is searching for a 17-year-old girl missing since the beginning of the year.

Wednesday - 01/18/2012, 05:57pm EST

Advice for new gym-goers: Stick with it at least 21 days

If you're joining a gym with the goal of losing weight in the new year, a fitness expert has some advice for you.

Wednesday - 01/04/2012, 08:07am EST

Man, teen in crash at Calvert Co. airport

Maryland State Police say two people have been injured in a small plane crash at the end of a runway at a Calvert County airport.

Sunday - 11/20/2011, 09:04pm EST

3 D.C. area communities honored as best for young people

Three communities in the D.C. area are being honored for being among the 100 best for young people.

Sunday - 10/16/2011, 10:53am EDT

Power crews still on the job in Calvert County

Power crews are still on the job in restoring electricity that Hurricane Irene knocked out, and one electric company employee has an urgent message.

Friday - 09/02/2011, 05:46am EDT

Constellation: Reactor restarting after Irene

Constellation Energy Nuclear Group says one of two nuclear reactors at its Calvert Cliffs power plant is being brought back online after being shutdown automatically during Hurricane Irene.

Thursday - 09/01/2011, 11:22am EDT

How some Md. families coped with power outages

Some southern Maryland residents were forced to think outside the box while they were without power and sanitary facilities for almost five days due to Hurricane Irene.

Wednesday - 08/31/2011, 05:20pm EDT

Calvert Co. orders evacuation of bay cliff homes

The Calvert County Commissioners have ordered a mandatory evacuation of homes within 100 feet of the cliffs along the Chesapeake Bay as Hurricane Irene moves into southern Maryland.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 02:09pm EDT

Quake closes Calvert County offices

Calvert County officials say they have closed county offices because of the earthquake.

Tuesday - 08/23/2011, 04:15pm EDT

Md. man dies after being knocked off watercraft

Natural Resources police say a man has died after being knocked off a personal watercraft in the Chesapeake Bay.

Thursday - 08/18/2011, 09:15pm EDT

Thousands stolen using ATM skimming device in Calvert Co.

The Calvert County Sheriff's office is looking for a man they say placed a scanning/skimming device on a SunTrust Bank ATM last week, stealing thousands from customers.

Sunday - 07/31/2011, 04:34pm EDT

Candid camera: Md. teens agree to pilot safety study

Some local teens agreed to drive for a whole year with a special camera mounted inside their car, and the safety study led to some interesting findings.

Saturday - 07/30/2011, 02:00pm EDT

Don't have an e-reader? Go to the library

E-readers are popular gizmos, but they can be pretty expensive. But now, you don't have to buy one to use one. Some local libraries will let you borrow them and take them home for a while.

Thursday - 07/14/2011, 08:45am EDT

Debate over how to improve Southern Md. bridge

The Governor Thomas Johnson Memorial Bridge needs improvements, but there are big questions about design and cost.

Saturday - 07/09/2011, 12:07pm EDT

Southern Maryland leaders hope reduce commuting time

Residents of southern Maryland have some of the nastiest commutes not just in the area, but the entire country, and some local leaders are hoping to change that.

Saturday - 06/11/2011, 11:57am EDT

2 tornadoes confirmed in western Md.

The National Weather Service is confirming that two tornadoes touched down in western Maryland.

Thursday - 05/19/2011, 12:33pm EDT

Four people pulled from Chesapeake Bay after boat capsizes

Four people were pulled from the Chesapeake Bay after their boat capsized Friday.

Friday - 04/22/2011, 02:28pm EDT
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