Tag: blizzard

Snow Makes Fire Worse in Baltimore



Last night, a fire in Highlandtown damaged five rowhouses. It’s likely that the damage would’ve been much less bad if there hadn’t been several feet of snow on the ground.

The Blizzard Was Good for the Baltimore Sun



The Baltimore Sun has been struggling recently. Heck, so has the entire newspaper industry.

Tonight’s Storm Already Being Called One of the Worst in East Coast History

Photo by Greg Pease
Photo by Greg Pease

At least in snow-averse Baltimore, severe winter weather can make an impact well before it arrives. The promise of an historically severe blizzard hitting the region tonight has been enough to clear supermarket shelves, close schools, and earn a state-of-emergency declaration from the governor — all before any flakes begin to fall local.