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Tag Archives: Calvert County

Activists don’t want expansion of LNG facility at Cove Point

National environmental groups are teaming with members of a Southern Maryland community to try to prevent the exportation of liquefied natural gas out of Dominion’s Cove Point facility in Lusby.

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Md. asks U.S. for disaster aid for farmers

Gov. Martin O’Malley on Wednesday submitted a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture requesting a Secretarial Disaster Designation for all Maryland counties impacted by the severe dry weather and excessive heat during the months of June and July. “ ...

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O’Malley seeks storm disaster declaration

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley says he is seeking a presidential disaster declaration for damage from a storm that knocked out power to more than a million in the state. O’Malley announced Friday that he was seeking the declaration ...

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Arundel judge will rule Thursday on casino case injunction

Citing the “arcane area of law” that is regulation of electronic bingo machines, an Anne Arundel County Circuit Court judge delayed his decision Wednesday in a preliminary injunction hearing that could allow a Chesapeake Beach mini-casino to stay open.

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Eye Opener: Montgomery County Executive supports casino

Just because Gov. Martin O’Malley decided there would be no special session this week, that doesn’t mean the lobbying will come to an end. Here’s some other gambling and non-gambling bits from over the weekend: The Washington Post reports that ...

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Busch honored with First Citizen Award

ANNAPOLIS — Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller and House Speaker Michael Busch are known for not always seeing eye-to-eye. The two were very cordial, however, as the speaker was presented with the First Citizen Award in the Maryland Senate ...

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