The Maryland State Highway Administration says it’s fully reopening a state highway in the Catoctin Mountains that was closed by a mudslide 14 months ago.
Some of the world’s most powerful leaders are in Western Maryland for the G-8 Summit. The meeting at Camp David in Frederick County will focus on the world’s debt crisis and the war in Afghanistan.
Nestled in the Catoctin Mountains, just across the Frederick County-Carroll County border near Thurmont, sits Catoctin Mountain Growers Inc. — a 15-acre wholesale greenhouse operation in Detour started by Robert and Denise Van Wingerden in 1985.
Lost on a mountain. That’s how one Maryland hiker nearly rang in the New Year.
It’s an army marching on its stomach, and Maryland crops are on the menu. Brown marmorated stink bugs native to Asia are threatening to destroy crops this summer.