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Maryland Board of Public Works approves more than $20 million in grants to reduce Chesapeake Bay pollution, improve water quality

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Board of Public Works on Wednesday approved more than $20 million in grants to reduce pollution and improve water quality in the Chesapeake Bay. The Board is composed of Governor Larry Hogan, Treasurer Nancy K. Kopp, and Comptroller Peter Franchot. “These are smart investments to protect public health and prevent water pollution in Maryland communities and the …


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Governor Hogan announces $10 million in relief for live entertainment venues in Maryland

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Wednesday announced the recipients of 65 awards totaling $10 million for live music and performance venues and live entertainment promoters affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. This relief funding is in addition to the $30 million allocated earlier this year to music and entertainment venues as part of the State of Maryland’s economic recovery plan. “As …


Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Nottingham area

UPDATE: Perry Hall, White Marsh, and Carney have been removed from the warning zone, but the storm will still be very close to these areas. Overlea, Fullerton, Rosedale, Rossville, Golden Ring, and areas east of the city remain in the warning zone. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the Nottingham …

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for Baltimore area on Monday night

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for the Nottingham area. The watch will remain in effect through Monday night and until 2 a.m. on Tuesday. Damaging wind gusts and large hail are the primary threats associated with these potential storms. An isolated tornado is also possible. An isolated instance of flash flooding is possible Monday …

Stormy weather possible in Baltimore area on Monday evening

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Monday could produce more storms in the Baltimore area. The National Weather Service says scattered to numerous thunderstorms are forecast for Monday evening. Some storms may be severe, with the main threat being damaging wind gusts. Hail and an isolated tornado are also possible.  Residents should stay tuned to local forecasts. The various threat potentials and storm arrival timeline can …

Storms possible in Baltimore area on Sunday afternoon, evening

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Following a brief respite, more storms are possible in the Baltimore area on Sunday. The National Weather Service says isolated severe thunderstorms are possible on Sunday afternoon and evening, mainly near and northwest of I-95. Isolated instances of flooding are also possible. Storms are already popping up on the radar out in western Maryland but may weaken a bit …

Brood X periodical cicadas hit peak 2021 emergence in Maryland

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Growing tired of all the noise?  Good news…the Brood X periodical cicadas are hitting peak emergence in many parts of the state, according to the Maryland Department of Agriculture. This means millions of fully-grown winged adults are flying and blundering into things (and us), “singing” as loud as they can, and starting to mate. The male cicadas are now …

Baltimore Ravens to hold M&T Bank Stadium job fair this weekend

BALTIMORE, MD—On Sunday, June 13, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Baltimore Ravens will hold a job fair at M&T Bank Stadium for candidates who are looking to provide fans the best level of service on gameday during the 2021 NFL season. Appointments can be made at https://www.baltimoreravens.com/stadium/jobs, or if an interested candidate doesn’t have an appointment, walkups are …