More Maryland Articles

  • Automakers offer decals warning of hot car danger

    HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — An automobile industry trade group has new way of reminding people not to leave children alone in cars. It's a free window decal that the Washington-based Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers is distributing in the national capital area through public health agencies,...

  • More active oversight planned for Deep Creek Lake

    MCHENRY, Md. (AP) — A draft management plan for the Deep Creek Lake watershed seeks better coordination among government agencies and private parties whose interests converge at the western Maryland vacation destination. The Department of Natural Resources and the Garrett County Commissioners...

  • Former Naval Academy superintendent dies at 77

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Arizona Sen. John McCain is praising former Naval Academy Superintendent Charles Larson, who died over the weekend, as a great man. McCain, who graduated in the same class as Larson at the academy in 1958, said in a statement Sunday that it has been a privilege and an...

  • MD--Mid-Atlantic Daybook

    Associated Press Mid-Atlantic Daybook for Monday, July 28. MID-ATLANTIC The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep The Associated Press in mind when news develops. Contact the...

  • Grants for pre-K expansion to be announced

    PERRY HALL, Md. (AP) — The recipients of grants to expand pre-kindergarten in Maryland are being announced. Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown will be joined on Monday by Charlene Dukes, the president of the Maryland Board of Education. They also will be joined by Dallas Dance, the Baltimore County...

  • Frederick, Md., mayor touts city's gains

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Frederick Mayor Randy McClement is highlighting transportation and development in his annual State of the City address. McClement is making his speech Monday night with the city's downtown MARC station as a backdrop. The station is at one end of a bicycle route his...

  • Baltimore mayor wants to sell garages for revenue

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake plans to announce a proposal to sell four city-owned parking garages to generate cash for urgent priorities and infrastructure. The mayor's office says Rawlings-Blake will announce her plans Monday to introduce new legislation to sell...

  • Strict anti-gun laws are costing blue states gunmakers' business

    Beretta USA announced last week that it will relocate from Maryland to Tennessee, explaining that stringent gun laws supported by Democratic Gov. Martin O'Malley would make it nearly impossible for the company to manufacture or sell many of its products in the Old Line State.

  • Crash on I-97 seriously injures 4 in Millersville

    MILLERSVILLE, Md. (AP) — Four people are seriously hurt after a car crash that closed Interstate 97 in Anne Arundel County. Investigators say a car went off the highway Sunday about 8:20 a.m. and hit a tree in Millersville. Investigators say three people were ejected from the vehicle. A...

  • Officer among 6 hurt in crash with police cruiser

    COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) — A Howard County police officer and five civilians are injured after a crash between a police vehicle and a SUV. Police say a Ford Expedition crossed the center line on Waterloo Road late Saturday night and sideswiped a marked police cruiser. After the crash, the SUV...

  • Baltimore County rescuers search for body near dam

    TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Baltimore County rescuers are searching for the body of a man who was last seen falling into the waters of Maryland's Pretty Boy Dam. Police and fire officials say the man was seen hanging over the dam and then falling into the water Friday evening. Rescuers responded and...

  • Ocean City drawbridge reopens after malfunction

    OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — A drawbridge that got stuck in the upright position blocking Route 50 into Ocean City has been reopened to cars. Maryland State Highway Administration officials say the Harry W. Kelley Memorial Bridge reopened to traffic Saturday evening by about 8 p.m. The bridge on...

  • Ocean City drawbridge gets stuck in open position

    OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — A stuck drawbridge is frustrating travelers trying to get to and from Ocean City. The Harry W. Kelley Memorial Bridge on Route 50 became stuck in the open position on Saturday as a result of a mechanical issue. Highway officials are recommending travelers use Maryland...

  • Goods for Guns event taking place in Baltimore

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Gun owners can get free groceries in exchange for their weapons this weekend at an event in Baltimore. The gun buyback event taking place Saturday gives anyone who turns in a handgun or shotgun a $100 gift card to the supermarket ShopRite. The event is taking place at New...

  • AAA: Md. drivers paying $3.57 per gallon

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Motorists in Maryland are paying 5 cents less at the pump when compared with a week ago. AAA Mid-Atlantic said Friday in a weekly report that the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gas in Maryland was $3.57, down from $3.62 a week ago. The price of gas in the...



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