Government, Science

BWI sets new high temperature record on Monday

NOTTINGHAM, MD – It’s official. Monday’s high temperatures have officially set a new record. At just after 3:30 p.m., the National Weather Service announced: “As of 3pm today, Baltimore Washington Int. Airport (BWI) and Dulles Int. Airport (IAD) broke or tied their record for high temp. BWI’s 99 degree high today broke its previous record of 97 set in 1914 …


Business, Government, Science

Gov. Hogan announces nearly $10 million rural broadband expansion

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan announced on Monday $9.9 million in available funding as part of the first wave of a five-year plan to provide 225,000 Marylanders in rural communities with reliable, affordable internet access. “Maryland is ranked number one in America for having the fastest internet and we have been working hard to provide high-speed internet to every …


Crash reported on Harford Road

PARKVILLE, MD – Crews are on the scene of a Sunday evening crash in Parkville. The crash was reported at about 7 p.m. along northbound Harford Road, just prior to I-695. Traffic is reportedly being detoured off of Harford Road. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution in the area. [Image via Mark Goodspeed]

Joppa Road resurfacing to be completed by early September

CARNEY, MD – The Joppa Road resurfacing project in the Carney/Perry Hall area is nearly complete, according to Councilman David Marks. Councilman Marks provided an update on the project on Sunday evening. “An additional layer of asphalt will be installed,” said Marks. “There are more than 100 utility connections along this route – the manhole covers will eventually be flush …

Vehicle fire reported on I-95

JOPPA, MD – Crews are on the scene of a Sunday evening vehicle fire on Interstate 95. The fire was reported at about 6 p.m. along southbound I-95 just past exit 74 (Mountain Road). The three right lanes along southbound I-95 are blocked while crews work to extinguish the blaze. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should …