Since people began saving seeds and growing food, they have used animal waste for fertilizer. The government is citing safety to restrict such practices.
A national advocacy group for the deaf said Tuesday it is developing guidelines for courtroom use of American Sign Language after a Maryland judge banned spectators from using ASL during trial proceedings.
Turning off all your electronic devices during flight takeoff and landing may be a thing of the past. An FAA advisory council is looking to relax some restrictions.
Garrett County officials say about 36,000 gallons of sewage spilled into a creek that flows into Deep Creek Lake.
Officials have lifted mandatory water restrictions for some 200,000 residents and businesses in southern Prince George’s County as repairs were completed on a failing transmission main.
A sudden plunge in the blue crab population in the bay means belt-tightening for watermen.
Maryland’s Bay Bridge is under a wind restriction as a snowstorm moves into the area.
The Department of Public Works has placed mandatory 24-hour restrictions on outdoor water use in northern and western sections of Anne Arundel County.
The city has placed more restrictions on the protesters occupying McKeldin Square downtown. Those in the Occupy movement are reacting with a shrug.
Maryland environmental officials say shellfishing restrictions have been lifted on portions of the Tred Avon River and nearby waterways in Talbot County.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is seeking tighter restrictions on speed boat noise in two popular boating areas.