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Plan Kept Quiet Until Crisis Was Averted: Thousands Will Not Lose Water

Water officials in Maryland knew that they may have averted a crisis that threatened to leave hundreds of thousands of people without water for days, but they kept mum for hours to ensure their fix worked.

07/18/2013

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Crisis Averted: Thousands Of Md. Residents May Not Lose Water After All

Severe mandatory water restrictions remain in effect in parts of Prince George’s County–where crews are working to replace a massive water main threatening to bust open.

07/17/2013

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Pipe Repair Could Leave Several Md. Communities Without Water For Days

Several southern Prince George’s County communities — including Joint Base Andrews and National Harbor — are being warned to stock up on water because repairs to a failing pipe could leave them without water for several days.

07/16/2013

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4 Who Clung To Capsized Boat For Hours Rescued

Maryland Natural Resources Police say four were rescued after clinging for hours onto a capsized boat off Deal Island.

07/10/2013

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Anne Arundel County Man Falls Off Boat, Drowns In Magothy River

An Anne Arundel County man drowns in the Magothy River.

07/04/2013

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Rawlings-Blake, City Leaders Approve Water Rate Increase

City homeowners and businesses will see a spike in their water bills to the tune of 15 percent. City leaders say they need to repair the aging pipes and water mains.

07/03/2013

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Carroll County Will Pay Stormwater Fee, Not Residents

Carroll County will use county funding to contribute to a state-mandated stormwater remediation effort instead of implementing a fee for individual residents and businesses.

06/28/2013

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Baltimore Residents Fight Proposed Increase In Water Rates

Baltimore residents are fighting back against a proposed increase in city water rates.

06/26/2013

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Best Public Beaches And Reservoirs To Spend A Summer Day In Baltimore

When you think Baltimore, you don’t typically think beach. Within an hour’s drive, however, there are several great beaches to enjoy all summer long.

06/08/2013

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DNR: Permits Required For Large Boat Gatherings

Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources is reminding boaters that permits are now required for large gatherings on the water.

05/01/2013

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Oysters More Effective Than Previously Believed In Filtering Water

Scientists knew oysters were good for the bay but they never knew how good until now.

04/30/2013

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Best Swim Classes In Baltimore

Swimming is an important life skill to have for everyone of any age, so check out these options for swim classes in the Baltimore area.

04/26/2013

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