Hurricane Irene

Md. Teens Rebuild Vermont Homes Destroyed By IreneA group of Maryland teenagers is helping rebuild two Vermont homes nearly destroyed last year by flooding from Tropical Storm Irene.
SMECO Gets $4M For Hurricane Irene ReliefThe Federal Emergency Management Agency has awarded more than $4 million to the Southern Maryland Electrical Co-op in three Maryland counties.
$1.8M In Hurricane Aid For St. Mary's CleanupThe Federal Emergency Management Agency has awarded $1.8 million for cleanup costs in St. Mary's County following Hurricane Irene.
Dead Trees From Hurricane Irene Could Lead To Wildfires This SpringIf you think winter was mild, spring could threaten to heat the state up with wildfires.
Heavy Rain The Likely Culprit Of Stink Bug Evacuation, Researchers SayAfter looking unstoppable, Asian stink bugs have finally taken a hit. They seemed to be everywhere last winter and spring, but they finished the year with far fewer numbers.
BGE Utility Bills Will No Longer Increase During Power OutagesState regulators make a change that could affect your utility bill during a major power outage. It could also speed up restoration efforts.
Hurricane Seasons Ends, But Irene's Effects RemainSay goodbye to the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season, which was a study in contradictions: It spared the usual Southern targets while Irene paralyzed the Eastern seaboard and devastated parts of the Northeast with deadly flooding.
Tropical Weather May Be The Cause Of Dead OystersA quiet wave of worry is washing ashore north of the Bay Bridge.
Baltimore City, County Added To Md. Disaster ListFederal aid is being made available to support recovery efforts in Baltimore and Baltimore County following Hurricane Irene.
31,000 Pounds Of Trash Netted In Coastal CleanupVolunteers have collected about 31,000 pounds of trash from beaches and rivers in the mid-Atlantic region, including a kitchen counter top and flag pole.
USCG To Replace Landmark Ocean City Jetty TowerThe Coast Guard has plans to replace the landmark tower that sat at the entrance to the Ocean City Inlet until it was ripped away by Hurricane Irene.
Md. Briefings On Irene Disaster Aid BeginMaryland and federal emergency management officials have begun a series of briefings for Hurricane Irene disaster aid applicants.