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Maryland participating in earthquake drill Thursday

Coordinated by the Maryland Emergency Management Agency, the state is among those in the mid-Atlantic and Southeast participating in Thursday’s Great SouthEast ShakeOut, an earthquake preparedness drill. The ShakeOut, a self-led drill, is set for 10:16 a.m. Participants will practice ...

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PSC to keep the heat on Maryland utilities

Maryland’s power companies are restoring electricity more promptly than they expected to, said Maryland Public Service Commission Chairman Douglas R.M. Nazarian, almost a week after an unexpected storm put more than 1 million people in the dark.

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Md. Emergency Management Agency signs deal with Target

When Maryland declares a state of emergency, Target Corp. and 19 other businesses say they will lend a hand. Target will donate inventory, and its staff members will volunteer as part of a statewide plan to incorporate private businesses and ...

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