Preparedness is key to mitigating upcoming hurricane damage, experts say

WASHINGTON – Effective hurricane forecasts, greener construction practices and individual preparedness are keys to mitigating hurricane damage in the coming years, according to experts. In a press conference at the National Press Club Tuesday, Gerry Bell, a climate change specialist…

Annapolis prepares for Hurricane Florence

As Hurricane Florence nears the shores of the United States, Annapolis braces for the effects from the storm. A city with experience dealing with floods in the past, Annapolis prepares for the potential damage that could occur.

Marylanders collect donations to help Puerto Rico

ROCKVILLE, Maryland — Organizing aid collections is one way that many Puerto Ricans on the mainland have begun to shake off the “impotencia,” or powerlessness, they feel since Hurricane Maria slammed into their home island almost two weeks ago. [PHOTOS:…

Food Shortage Affects Baltimore Residents During Blizzard 2016

An activist in Baltimore brought the heat to some of the city’s leaders for the way Baltimore officials handled the needs of residents during the recent blizzard.

Maryland Officials Seek Federal Aid for Blizzard Costs

The Maryland congressional delegation sent a letter to President Barack Obama requesting federal assistance to cover costs related to last month’s storm.

OC Storm Recovery: MD Resort Begins Recovery From Latest Nor’easter

The nor’easter that came along with the blizzard of 2016 left a few reminders behind in Ocean City following high seas and high winds.

Storms Bring Heavy Rain and Destruction to Maryland

LAUREL — A rash of severe weather left a path of destruction in Prince George’s and Montgomery counties. Local residents and businesses are preparing for another round of storms this weekend.

Amid Storms, Hurricane, Maryland Prepares for Flooding

Though Gov. Larry Hogan canceled the state of emergency in eight counties, Maryland is still preparing for heavy rain and flooding.

Continuing 2014 Trend, More Major Hurricanes This Season

2015 is proving to be an active year for hurricanes in the Atlantic and Pacific.