FEMA To Conduct Assessments Of Damage From Remnants Of Hurricane Ida Next WeekStaff with the Federal Emergency Management Agency will next week assess the damage caused by the remnants of Hurricane Ida in Anne Arundel and Cecil counties to determine if the state qualifies for federal assistance.
FEMA Rethinking Ban On Disaster Aid To Church BuildingsWhen disaster strikes, houses of worship are often on the front lines, feeding and sheltering victims.
Md. Based Advocacy Group Finds Low-income Renters Hard Hit By SandyA new report finds low-income residents and renters in New Jersey and New York were particularly hard hit by Superstorm Sandy.
FEMA Aid Sought For Blizzard Damage In Western Md.Some of Maryland's federal lawmakers are pressing the Federal Emergency Management Agency to give Garrett County more help in recovering from a blizzard spawned by Superstorm Sandy.
Boehner Agrees To Sandy Aid Vote On FridayUnder intense pressure from angry Republicans, House Speaker John Boehner agreed Wednesday to a vote this week on aid for Superstorm Sandy recovery.
Mikulski, Cardin, Push For Superstorm Sandy AidMaryland's congressional delegation is supporting an appeal for additional help for individuals affected by Superstorm Sandy.
Mikulski, Cardin To Speak At Sandy HearingMaryland's two U.S. Senators will be on hand for a hearing that examines the federal response to Superstorm Sandy.
O'Malley To Appeal Denial Of FEMA Assistance In Sandy AftermathMaryland officials say they will appeal the Federal Emergency Management Agency's denial of a request for individual assistance for residents of the lower Eastern Shore in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.
Obama Signs Disaster Declaration For Md.; Senators Call For More Aid Superstorm Sandy will go down in the record books as one of the most expensive storms in U.S. history. Now the federal government is stepping in to help state's cover the cost, including Maryland.
FEMA Employee Pleads Guilty To EmbezzlementAn employee with the Federal Emergency Management Agency has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $143,000 from the agency.
Authorities Educating Marylanders On Safety After August 2011 Earthquake Odds are, you remember where you were exactly one year ago today. August 23, 2011 is when Maryland was rocked by the largest earthquake in living memory.
FEMA Highlights Need For Dam Safety At Md. DamFederal Emergency Management officials are stressing the importance of dam safety.
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.
Md. Briefings On Irene Disaster Aid BeginMaryland and federal emergency management officials are beginning a series of briefings for Hurricane Irene disaster aid applicants.