• Thousands of gallons of sewage spill into Potomac tributary

    OXON HILL, Md. — A leak in a 14-inch sewer pipe is causing thousands of gallons of raw sewage to spill into an Oxon Hill, Maryland neighborhood. According to Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, the problem…

  • Capital Crescent Trail to be partially closed due to sewage spill

    Part of the Capital Crescent Trail is closed due to a sewer line break, and DC Water estimates that the repairs could take a week or more.

  • Garden Plot: It’s lawn care time

    It\’s that time of year again: Time to treat your lawn with corn gluten and keep away the weeds for next summer.

  • Area water, sewage systems to receive upgrades

    Maryland\’s Board of Public Works approved more
    than $65 million for improvements to the state\’s water and sewage systems. The counties that will receive funding include Prince George\’s, Calvert, Frederick, St. Mary\’s, Wicomico, Allegany, Baltimore and Montgomery.