Chesapeake Bay

Scientists: Record abundance of underwater grasses shows Chesapeake Bay initiatives are working

Underwater grasses that provide vital places for fish and crabs to live and hide from predators covered more than 100,000 acres of the Chesapeake Bay …


Pasadena WOW House: $875K Gets You Spot Right On Chesapeake Bay

This Chesapeake Bay house gives you amazing views of cruise ships and sunsets. Inside a top home on the market in Pasadena area.<p>PASADENA, MD — This …


Lobbyist connected to Pruitt’s condo rental helped broker meeting with him last year

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>The lobbyist whose wife rented Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt a room in a Capitol Hill condo for $50 a night helped arrange a July 11 meeting at the agency related to restoration of the Chesapeake Bay, according to records and an EPA …


Lobbyist linked to Scott Pruitt’s condo had contact with EPA

The Washington lobbyist linked to a bargain-priced Capitol Hill condo rented to EPA chief Scott Pruitt contacted the agency earlier this year, …

Scott Pruitt

The Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel boring machine has a name based off a fabled creature: "Chessie"

The name, chosen by an online contest, was submitted by Grace Bentley of Nandua Middle School in Onley on the Eastern Shore.

Hampton Roads

Chesapeake Bay drainage basin

Chesapeake Bay drainage basin.

45 Job Openings In Annapolis Area

Active Day, Spirit Shoppe, Clover Global Solutions, Atlantic Prime Mortgage; Annapolis Patch Jobs Board has more job openings.<p>ANNAPOLIS, MD — …


Oyster Planting Season Begins Around Chesapeake Bay

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> Millions of babies were delivered Tuesday in the middle of the Tred Avon River in Talbot County.It’s the start of oyster planting …



The Learning Barge is a mobile, 32'x120' environmental field station built for the Elizabeth River Project whose mission is to clean up the Elizabeth …


Humans Can Take Credit for Chesapeake Bay's Thriving Grasses

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Humans can take credit for the comeback of grasses growing at the bottom of the Chesapeake Bay.<p>That's the conclusion of a study …


Chesapeake Bay’s Concrete Ships (Virginia)

The featured photo is from the location I discovered last year during my driving trip along the eastern coast of US when I drove from Canada all the …


Chesapeake Bay Bridge: Best, Worst Times To Cross This Weekend

With sunny skies and temps in the 70s, the Chesapeake Bay Bridge should be crowded this weekend; expect delays. How to check on its status.<p>ANNAPOLIS, …


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2.5 million cubic yards of material to be dredged from Chesapeake Bay shipping channel

About 2.5 million cubic yards of mud, silt, sand and other material will be dredged from the Cape Henry Channel at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay …

U.S. Army

Museum publishes Tradition, Speed and Grace: Chesapeake Bay Sailing Log Canoes this May

The thrill of log canoe racing—four to 18 people in choreographed motion, balancing the strain on the rig, calling out puffs and lifts, eyeing the …


Not an Environmental Problem but a Political One - Cleaning Up the Chesapeake Bay with Tom Pelton

<b>The Chesapeake Bay as a Reflection of American Political Life</b><p>By Tom Pelton<p>As a journalist covering local government across different regions of the …

Johns Hopkins University

Sea-Level Rise Endangers Centuries-Old Farms in Maryland - The Takeaway

Saltwater has been flooding into farms in the Chesapeake Bay region and destroying land that has been farmed since colonial times.

Sea Level

H-2B visa logjam may put Shore employers in summer hiring bind

CLOSE<p>Eddie Heath's Crab Pots & Supplies opened in 1973. Years ago, there was more than one crab pot business in town, but Heath is the only one left …


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Join Us for Maryland Day on Saturday, April 28!

<i>CMNS will host 35 events</i><p>Join us for the 20th annual Maryland Day to explore our world of fearless ideas on Saturday, April 28, 2018, from 10 a.m. to …

Nobel Prize

Historic O'Brien's Restaurant To Focus On Seafood: New Owner

O'Brien's restaurant has been in Annapolis for nearly 50 years, and the new owner says it will retain the name with a seafood focus.<p>ANNAPOLIS, MD — …

New England

Martinis & Murder Cocktail Recipe: The Jack Rose

Pair this Applejack cocktail with Episode #68, "The Suitcase Murders."<p>For a murder that takes place in New Jersey, the Martinis & Murder team needed …

Jersey City

Annapolis Named One Of The South's Prettiest Cities

Annapolis was named one of the prettiest cities in the South by Southern Living readers. Do you agree?<p>ANNAPOLIS, MD — The South has no shortage of …

South Carolina

Full breed list of sporting breeds at 2018 Beverly Hills Dog Show

English Setter<p>Gordon Setter<p>Irish Setter<p>Irish Red and White Setter<p>Pointer<p>German Shorthaired Pointer<p>Weimaraner<p>Vizsla<p>Wirehaired Vizsla<p>Brittany<p>Wirehaired …


Flood risk denial in US coastal communities

David Casagrande will present findings from interviews of Maryland's Eastern shore residents at The annual meeting of the Society for Applied …

Sea Level

Crispy Fish Recipe

"I have tried this recipe with several varieties of white fish and it is always wonderful. This recipe also works without the flour for those of you …


Review: Nashville Hot Chicken Sandwich at Rockafeller’s Restaurant in Virginia Beach

There’s She Crab Soup, and hush puppies studded with crab and shrimp. There’s fresh-caught Mahi seasoned and char-grilled, and Crab Cakes with …


Chesapeake Bay Bridge Under Wind Warning, Check Status

Expect delays Friday, March 30, on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, which is under a wind warning.<p>ANNAPOLIS, MD — Two-way traffic has been prohibited at …


Inside the Beltway: Here comes the ‘Roseanne voter’

Analysts were astonished when “Roseanne” ran away with the TV ratings this week. The prime-time sitcom did, after all, offer a relatively positive …

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New Boats: Malbec 18

It turns out there’s a reason why this handy new trailer-sailing pocket cruiser, with its hard-chined hull and jaunty appearance, is vaguely …