Saving Smith Island: The Fight To Protect Vulnerable Chesapeake Bay Communities Threatened By Rising Water, Climate ChangeMaryland has more communities vulnerable to the rise in sea level than almost any other state. And while some scientists believe it is inevitable that several Chesapeake Bay communities will eventually become submerged in the rising waters, many residents who live there vow to keep fighting to save their homes—and their way of life.
Coast Guard Rescues Man, 2 Dogs Near Smith Island After Sailboat Gets Caught In Bad WeatherThe man was hoisted from the boat along with his two dogs to Salisbury Regional Airport with no reported injuries.
Potential Effects Of Hurricane Dorian Could Cause Smith Island To Be Temporarily Cut Off From MainlandA Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for most of Maryland's Eastern Shore as Hurricane Dorian makes its way up the coast.
Is Smith Island Sinking? Army Corp. Of Engineers' Multi-Million Dollar Project Hopes To Stop ErosionWater is at the center of life on this island. Three tiny villages make up one small community living off the bounty of the water that surrounds them.
As Chesapeake Freezes, DNR Cutting Ice To Keep Smith Island From Being StrandedFrigid temperatures are wreaking havoc on the Chesapeake Bay.
DNR Ice Cutter Called In To Help Smith IslandWith the ice building around Smith Island and Crisfield, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources dispatched its ice cutter to help.
Md.'s Smith Island To Get Medical Deliveries Via Drone The White House approved a pilot program last week that will allow Maryland's Smith Island to start receiving medical supplies via drone.
Best Free Labor Day Events In BaltimoreCelebrated this year on Monday, September 7, Baltimoreans have their pick of free events and activities this Labor Day.
Smith Island Bakery Sent Hundreds Of Cakes For ChristmasMaryland's official state dessert has apparently become a holiday tradition for many outside the state.
Watching The Waters On Smith IslandSmith Island is dying.
Smith Island Buyouts Removed From Recovery PlanMaryland has removed property buyouts on Smith Island from a Hurricane Sandy recovery plan.
Sandy Recovery Plan Includes Smith Island BuyoutsA draft plan for Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts in Somerset County includes $1 million for property buyouts on Smith Island, despite local officials' opposition.
Money For Sandy Recovery Won't Go To Smith IslandState officials say federal grant money for Marylanders whose homes were damaged during Superstorm Sandy won't go to people who live on Smith Island.
Police: Md. Pilot Had To Watch Mom Die, Then Swim To ShoreA pilot watched his injured, 78-year-old mother die in the rough waters of the Chesapeake Bay as they both tried to swim to safety after his single-engine airplane crashed and sank more than a mile off the shore of Smith Island, Maryland State Police said Monday.
Waterman Shocked On Smith Island After StormLow-hanging power lines from Hurricane Irene shocked a waterman on Smith Island and forced power to the Chesapeake Bay island to be shut off after the storm.