Category Archives: Maryland News

Two School Buses In Harford County Crashed Less Than A Mile Apart

Early Wednesday, two school buses traveling on the same Harford County road crashed in separate incidents. The crashes occurred nearly a half-mile apart, leaving two students and an adult injured. The incidents occurred on Route 543 within 15 minutes of … Continue reading

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Maryland Democratic Candidate For Governor Proposes Schools Offer Computer Coding Courses

The first, formal campaign promise of the 2018 race for governor comes from Democrat Alec Ross, who is proposing mandatory requirements for all Maryland schools to provide computer coding and science courses by 2022. Ross, a technology entrepreneur and former … Continue reading

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Baltimore Attorney Arrested After Allegedly Offering Rape Victim Money To Not Testify

On Wednesday, Baltimore defense attorney, Christos Vasiliades, was arraigned on charges of witness intimidation and obstruction of justice. Vasiliades allegedly told a rape victim that she would be at risk of deportation, if she testified against his client. The indictment … Continue reading

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Mad River Bar & Grill In Federal Hill Closes For A Rebranding And Renovations

The Mad River Bar & Grill in Federal Hill is set to move forward with renovations and a rebranding. The new venue is expected to open within three months, said operating partner David Yike. Yike declined to describe or name … Continue reading

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Earth Treks Climbing And Fitness Unveiled Plans To Open New Gym At Union Collective

Union Craft Brewing is preparing to start construction on Union Collective, the Medfield warehouse, converting the space into a brewery, taproom and retail space. The company recently received its stadium license, the last hurdle to move the project forward. The … Continue reading

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Spirit Airlines Announced Plans To Add First International Route To Cancun From BWI

On Monday, Spirit Airlines announced plans to add its first international flight from the Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. Flights to Cancun, Mexico are scheduled to start on November 9. In September 2012, Spirit altered its regional operations to BWI, … Continue reading

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Measles Case In D.C. Prompts A Health Warning From Maryland Health Officials

According to health officials, a patient contracted the measles virus during a trip overseas and was not diagnosed until after returning home and being admitted to the Children’s National Medical Center in Washington. The patient was admitted on May 13, … Continue reading

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Stem Cell Research Will Get A Boost From A $8.5 Million Grant From A Maryland Fund

A total of $8.5 million has been awarded to 29 different projects, involving human stem cell research. The Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission was established in 2006 and since then has awarded $139 million to 400 projects. The projects will … Continue reading

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To Celebrate National Maritime Day, The Nuclear Ship Savannah Opens To The Public

The Nuclear Ship Savannah was opened on Sunday to the public, just in time to celebrate the notable holiday developed by Congress back in 1993, National Maritime Day, which is always celebrated on May 22. The vessel, designed by George … Continue reading

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North Avenue Access Ramp From Jones Falls Expressway Is Closed Until Further Notice

On Sunday, the Baltimore Department of Transportation issued an alert that the North Avenue access ramp from I-83 Southbound is now closed for “extensive concrete work” until further notice.

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