U.S. Christmas Tree Shortage May Cause Price Hike This YearNorth Carolina and Oregon have been hit the hardest by the nationwide shortfall this year. The smaller supply is expected to hike prices by as much as 10 percent during the holiday rush.
University Of Maryland Holds Holiday Fire Safety DemoThe odds are low but the danger is high. Christmas tree fires don't happen very often but when they do, it can be devastating.
Howard County Farm Provides Fresh Trees For ChristmasOne Howard County farm is keeping a Christmas tradition alive: growing fresh trees. The state says more Maryland customers are buying fresh-cut trees.
Maryland Urges Residents To 'Go Real' With Christmas TreesReal 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."
Dreaming Of A Green ChristmasThis holiday season, deck the halls with green decor, re-purposed wrapping paper and LED Christmas lights.
Sandy Socks Md. Grower Of Big Christmas TreesSome 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.
State Officials Urge Md. Residents To Buy Real Christmas TreesWith 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.