Democratic leaders from some of Maryland’s largest jurisdictions joined calls for a temporary statewide eviction moratorium in a letter sent this week to Gov.Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R), arguing a more robust stay on evictions would give them time to stand up rent relief programs.
TRACKING THE COVID-19 VACCINE A man who jumped off a bridge to save a little girl after a crash in Ocean City, Maryland, on Sunday has been reluctant to receive praise.Jonathan Bauer revealed himself on Friday on the condition that first responders would also be recognized for their work.An 18-month-old girl was ejected from a pickup truck into the bay below after a five-vehicle crash on the Maryland Route 90 bridge, WJLA-TV reported.
For the seventh year in a row, a Middletown farmer has been recognized as one of the highest-producing corn growers in the nation.Drew Haines placed first in the state in the National Corn Growers Association’s 2020 contest.He harvested 324 bushels of corn per acre of his fields.
Illini break Terrapins' six game winning streak Posted: May 7, 2021 / 10:07 PM CDT Updated: May 7, 2021 / 10:07 PM CDT CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) — Illinois pitcher Andrew Hoffman threw a career-high 12 strikeouts in a 2-0 win over Maryland, snapping the Terrapins’ six game winning streak.
WASHINGTON (NASA PR) — NASA has awarded the Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) Evolution and Development (EED)-3 contract to Raytheon Company of Riverdale, Maryland.The maximum ordering value of this cost-plus-award-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity task order contract is $275 million.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCCU/WICS/WRSP) - Illinois would improve to .500 on the season once again thanks to a gem from starting pitcher Andrew Hoffman.He would get out to a strong start sitting down the first nine Terrapins he faced, six coming via strikeout.Hoffmann would end his day with 12 strikeouts in 7.2 innings while allowing just 3 hits and no runs in the win.
In the top of the fourth, center fielder Chris Alleyne singled through the right side.The Big Ten leader in steals then stole second base and later advanced to third on a ground out.With two outs and Alleyne on third, first baseman Maxwell Costes stepped up to the batter’s box.
TIMONIUM, Md.(WJZ) – Members of law enforcement, firefighters and EMS personnel from all across Maryland came together Friday at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens for Fallen Heroes Day.Since 1986, Marylanders have been coming to the Fallen Heroes Memorial for a ceremony to pay tribute to fallen first responders.
WASHINGTON () — A 2-year-old girl was rescued from Assawoman Bay in Maryland after being ejected from a vehicle and landing in the water Sunday afternoon.The Good Samaritan who saved her was unidentified, until Friday.Jonathan Bauer recounted the experience at a press conference.He said he was just at the right place at the right time.
CORNING, NY (WENY) - In his first full season as the starting goalie for the Maryland men's lacrosse team, Corning native Logan McNaney has helped lead the Terrapins to the top of the lacrosse world.After a 16-8 win over Michigan Thursday in the Big Ten Semifinals, they're now 11-0 on the season.
BALTIMORE (WBFF) - For another week, Maryland drivers saw increases at the pump with a statewide increase of four cents as the spring driving season continues.The largest increase is in Salisbury, which experienced a nine-cent jump this week.Both Cumberland and Hagerstown saw only a penny increase on the week.
Former Maryland running back drafted by the Los Angeles Rams says it felt surreal, yet amazing.DAMASCUS, Md.— "I remember talking to you way back when, just excited to be able to play, and in the last eight months, my life has completely changed," said the former University of Maryland running back, Jake Funk, on what a wild rollercoaster ride this last year has been.
Larry Stone: Tyler Lockett eager to see what speedy rookie D’Wayne Eskridge adds to Seahawks offense
One of Tyler Lockett’s favorite current projects with his “Light It Up” Foundation is to help youngsters from his hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma, learn about the business world by job shadowing.Wide receiver D’Wayne Eskridge, the Seahawks’ second-round draft pick last week, won’t exactly be job shadowing with Lockett when the Seahawks eventually all gather together to prepare for the 2021 season.
BALTIMORE (WBFF) - The Baltimore Police Department has announced the arrests of nearly 30 violent offenders within the past month.Half of them are repeat offenders, the Department reported.This, reigniting the discussion about repeat offenders in Baltimore.BPD has long said violent, repeat offenders are often responsible for a large amount of the crime in the City.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Friday began voluntarily identifying people who visited with President Joe Biden or his aides, reinstating a practice put in place by Democrat Barack Obama but later dropped by Republican Donald Trump.“This release was made in accordance with the reinstated policy to voluntarily disclose White House visitor logs,” the White House said.
The Prince George’s County, Maryland, Department of Corrections honored the lives and careers of employees during a Fallen Heroes Ceremony on Friday.A bell rang 117 times for all of the department’s employees current or past who have died, and three times for its K-9 workers.
According to a recent study by SmartAsset, residents in Howard County are among the highest earners in Maryland.The analysis was completed as part of the company’s study on the places with the most purchasing power.For a closer look at the places in Maryland with the highest median incomes, see the table below.
DELMAR, Del.- The procession route is set for Corporal Keith Heacook's full police detail funeral this Monday.The corporal will be escorted from Short Funeral Home in Delmar at 8:45, and will arrive at Emmanuel Wesleyan Church in Salisbury just after 9 o'clock.The corporal will be escorted by law enforcement from both Maryland and Delaware.
Just hours after a community forum where some residents called for his ouster, new Fairfax County Police Chief Kevin Davis held his first press conference, promising to make his department a model for the nation.On his fifth day on the job, Davis showed up at a homicide scene early Friday.