The Maryland Emergency Management Agency says federal officials have denied the state’s request for a disaster declaration stemming from civil unrest in Baltimore after the police-involved death of Freddie Gray. Spokesman Chas Eby (EE’-bee) told…
Floodplain maps have been redrawn by the Federal Emergency Management Agency
in Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania and Delaware, a change that could shift
properties into or out of a flood risk zone.
Whether it\’s a big disaster or someone gets hurt around the
house, knowing how best to respond might affect who lives or dies. Many
communities offer free training to ensure their residents are prepared for the
The Huntington neighborhood, near the Woodrow
Wilson Bridge, has flooded three
times in the last 10 years, damaging cars and
Firefighters from all over the nation who were killed in the line of duty are being honored during the 2012 National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend in Frederick County, Maryland.