The odds are low but the danger is high. Christmas tree fires don’t happen very often but when they do, it can be devastating.
One Howard County farm is keeping a Christmas tradition alive: growing fresh trees. The state says more Maryland customers are buying fresh-cut trees.
Real vs. artificial. It’s the age-old debate when it comes to Christmas trees. This year, the state is sending a message to tree buyers, asking them to “go real.”
This holiday season, deck the halls with green decor, re-purposed wrapping paper and LED Christmas lights.
Some Washington-area customers won’t be getting the giant Christmas trees they ordered after Superstorm Sandy buried a Maryland farm in more than 2 feet of snow and snapped many of the 15- to 35-foot firs.
With Christmas just around the corner, it’s that time of year– you either search rows of pine trees or pull that plastic one out of the basement. State officials say your decision could impact the environment and the local economy.