A week ago, hundreds of trucks were being loaded with salt. When heavy snows came the next day, that salt hit the roads.
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 90 percent of children in the U.S. aged 6 -18 have too much salt in their diet.
French fries may not be healthiest side on the menu, but if you’re eating out, you’re doing so to treat yourself. So relax, let go and enjoy the world’s favorite comfort food at some of these fine locations.
Maryland state highway crews are prepared for what is hopefully winter’s last gasp.
First comes snow, then comes salt. But unlike snow, that salt doesn’t go away.
It’s been one winter blast after another this season and tens of millions in unexpected costs for the state. Maryland’s already spent twice its snow budget–and that’s bad news for taxpayers.
The snow plows and salt trucks are working hard as Maryland is hit with yet another winter storm.
The first major storm of the new year is underway, with more than 100 million Americans impacted. In Maryland, there is significant snowfall in some places, with snow emergency plans in effect in several counties.
The American Heart Association recently revealed its findings from new sodium studies.
Our area was right on the freeze line of Monday’s storm. A few degrees either way was the difference between rain or snow.
The Maryland State Highway Administration is asking drivers to take precautions in light of an anticipated snowstorm Saturday.
Salt is a great natural cleaner that is available in nearly every household.