Special Olympics Maryland has canceled the annual Polar Bear Plunge because of high winds, tall waves and below-freezing temperatures.
Those hardy souls taking a New Year’s Day dip in the Potomac River at Williamsport are finding some changes to the chilly event this year.
Department of Corrections officers in Prince George’s County are taking the plunge to benefit school children.
About 400 people plunged into the Potomac River in Williamsport on New Year’s Day.
Hundreds of people in Baltimore will have a Purple Sunday and it’s all for a good cause. They’ll take the plunge at Rocky Point in Middle River to raise money to fight pancreatic cancer.