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

Calvert Cliffs nuclear facility well prepared for emergencies

In the wake of the nuclear crisis in Japan, officials with a nuclear power plant that sits about 50 miles southeast of D.C have some things they want area residents to know.

Friday - 03/25/2011, 05:34pm EDT

$2 million Huntingtown home burns down

A $2 million dollar home along the Patuxent River has been reduced to rubble after a chimney fire caused its roof to collapse.

Sunday - 03/20/2011, 03:18pm EDT

Lower tuition sought in Md. for illegal immigrants' kids

A bill that would offer in-state tuition breaks to undocumented immigrants in Maryland is provoking emotional appeals on both sides of the issue.

Thursday - 02/17/2011, 04:12am EST

Md. census: Hispanic population, D.C. area growth

Suburban Maryland counties had the state's biggest population growth over the last decade, and Hispanic residents represented the largest increase, according to data released by the U.S. Census Bureau on Wednesday.

Thursday - 02/10/2011, 11:26am EST

Flash flood watch issued as heavy rain possible

A cold front moving through the area Tuesday will dump as much as three inches of rain on the D.C. region.

Tuesday - 11/30/2010, 04:50pm EST

Lawmaker: Disabled kids are god's punishment

Western Prince William Del. Bob Marshall says disabled children are God's punishment to women who have aborted their first pregnancy.

Monday - 02/22/2010, 12:00am EST
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