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Fed figures show Md. led nation in 2011 crab catch

Maryland's crab harvest last year led the nation. That's according to figures released Wednesday by the National Marine Fisheries Service.

Wednesday - 09/19/2012, 05:08pm EDT

Tags: National Marine Fisheries Service, blue crabs, Chesapeake

Va. boy receives detention for girl's death

A 14-year-old Chesapeake boy convicted of fatally shooting a 12-year-old girl has been sentenced to juvenile detention.

Wednesday - 09/19/2012, 12:34pm EDT

Tags: Deep Creek Middle School, Chesapeake

Lack of progress costs Va. bay cleanup funds

Virginia is losing federal aid for Chesapeake Bay restoration projects because the Environmental Protection Agency is not satisfied with the state's efforts to address stormwater pollution.

Tuesday - 09/11/2012, 12:12pm EDT

Tags: Chesapeake, Chesapeake Bay

Report: Susquehanna dams near sediment capacity

The U.S. Geological Survey says reservoirs near the mouth of the Susquehanna are filling with sediment and storms are now washing more pollution into the Chesapeake Bay.

Thursday - 08/30/2012, 03:15pm EDT

Tags: Conowingo Dam, Susquehanna River, Chesapeake

Sharks: Perceived menace actually vulnerable, essential

Sharks are going to hunt down you and your family and won't rest until they explode. At least, that's what the 1975 movie "Jaws" would have you believe.

Friday - 08/17/2012, 11:51am EDT

Tags: sharks, Chesapeake, Robert Latour, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Jaws, David Secor, Paul D. Shinkman


Va. pastor says church is in road project's path

The pastor of a Chesapeake church says a road- widening project may force his congregation to find a new home.

Friday - 08/10/2012, 03:24am EDT

Tags: Chesapeake

Nov. sentencing set for Chesapeake man on tax plea

A Chesapeake man faces up to six years in prison for failing to report $1.4 million in income to the Internal Revenue Service.

Tuesday - 08/07/2012, 03:51pm EDT

Tags: Chesapeake, internal revenue service

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