Latest Potomac River Stories

2009-07-31 10:16:22

Pesticides from homes and farms contribute significantly to the deterioration of the Chesapeake Bay, U.S.

2009-03-09 07:17:00

Draft Horse to Help Usher in New Energy Era in Southern Maryland SWAN POINT, Md., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The first residential wind turbine in Southern Maryland will rise where the Potomac River meets Cuckold Creek near Swan Point, MD about 60 miles southeast of the nation's capital. A draft horse named "King" from a nearby farm will be hoisting the turbine into place.

2009-02-19 16:32:00

Estimated Market Value of Striped Bass Involved in the Illegal Transactions is at Least $2,150,000 WASHINGTON, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Five St.

2009-01-30 15:57:00

Two More Indicted in Largest Ever Investigation into Illegal Commercial Fishing in the Chesapeake Bay and Potomac River WASHINGTON, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Five commercial fishermen in St.

2008-12-10 13:15:00

Super-Clean Natural Gas Facility Could Break Ground in First Half of 2009 SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Charles County, Maryland, and Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) today announced completion of a development agreement for the CPV St.

2008-09-16 03:00:16

By Bystrom, Andy The wooden oars sliced through the Rappahannock's smooth surface as we traveled, dripping sweat, at the slowest of clips past unbroken stretches of wooded shoreline. Shades of green emerged from the haze as we drew near.

2008-09-15 12:00:17

To: OUTDOORS EDITORS Contact: Leah Elwell of The Federation of Fly Fishers, +1-406- 222-9369 ext. 102, conserve@fedflyfishers.org LIVINGSTON, Mont., Sept.

2008-09-03 18:00:16

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Kathryn Schiller of Potomac Institute for Policy Studies, +1-703-525-0770, kschiller[at]potomacinstitute[dot]org ARLINGTON, Va., Sept.

2008-08-02 15:00:21

Trans-Allegheny Interstate Line Company (TrAILCo), a subsidiary of Allegheny Energy, Inc.

2008-07-22 00:00:35

Allegheny Energy Inc.'s Potomac Edison Co. power distribution unit must provide more information to Virginia regulators so new electric rates can be set for 2008 and 2009.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]