Horseshoe Casino

Md. Among Greenest States In U.S.

Maryland’s top-10 ranking could mean more money for the state and its efforts to protect the environment. The survey comes from a national organization that tracks the number of green buildings in each state.



6 Abandoned Olympic Venues You Can Still Visit

If you’re tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it’s hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.


smithsonian logo

Smithsonian Aims To Improve Visitor Experience

The Smithsonian Institution has awarded a $2.4 million contract to a group of Danish architects to improve the visitor experience at its oldest buildings on the National Mall.


Johns Hopkins at Keswick

Health Officials Trying To Determine Cause Of Hopkins Mystery Illness

A Johns Hopkins facility remains closed due to a mysterious illness.



Project Captures Life Of Frederick Buildings

A new online database provides information about historic buildings in the city of Frederick.


chickens generic

Maryland To Buy Chicken-Litter Power

Chicken waste will one day power state offices and university buildings in Maryland.


Photo Credit: Mindie Burgoyne

Annapolis Event Notes City’s Role In Constitution

The city of Annapolis is celebrating its role in the events that led up to the adoption of the U.S. Constitution.


Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

D.C. Leaders Consider Easing Height Restrictions

A leading House Republican is talking to District of Columbia leaders about easing the height restrictions that have limited buildings in the nation’s capital to about 12 stories for more than a century.


WJZ Logo

2 Buildings Being Razed For Park

The Hagerstown City Council is moving forward with plans to construct a new downtown park.


grand prix track

Police: Stay Off Downtown Building Rooftops

Baltimore police are warning spectators of the Grand Prix to stay off high rooftops on downtown buildings.


school building painting

ACLU Seeks To Repair Baltimore’s Crumbling School Buildings

Baltimore’s crumbling school buildings: The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) wants to put them on the mend.


electric cars

Apartment Building Allows Electric Cars To Charge Up

You may have considered buying an electric car, but asked, “Where will I plug it in?” A new green apartment building in Baltimore has the answer.