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Rising seas, sinking land put Maryland's waterfront communities at risk

Noah Bradshaw knows what the rising waters of the Chesapeake Bay can do to a community. The 68-year-old city inspector grew up in a house in town that had been moved from nearby Holland Island a century ago.

Friday - 06/28/2013, 08:11am EDT

Tags: Capital News Service, global warming, climate change, rising water, Chesapeake, Chesapeake Bay, superstorm Sandy, Brandon Goldner, Maryland

Exemptions proposed to Montgomery County's bag tax

Nearly a year and a half after Montgomery County's 5-cent bag tax took effect, a public hearing was held Tuesday night to consider possible tweaks.

Wednesday - 06/19/2013, 04:44am EDT

Tags: bag tax, Roger Berliner, michelle basch, Montgomery County, Chesapeake Bay

Va.'s 19th century oyster tax being shed

Tuesday - 06/04/2013, 03:51am EDT

Tags: oyster tax, Chesapeake Bay

Warner bill aimed at tracking bay restoration

Sen. Mark R. Warner says he's introduced legislation that would better track the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay.

Wednesday - 05/22/2013, 12:10pm EDT

Tags: Chesapeake Bay, Mark R. Warner

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