Baltimore earthquake

Hurricane Sandy and Baltimore

October 26th, 2012

Hurricane Sandy appears to be headed right for Baltimore. Are you ready? Hurricane Sandy, Frankenstorm...both could cause some trouble for us in the Mid-Atlantic region. What can you do to prepare? Last year, I wrote a post on how to prepare for Hurricane Irene. Unfortunately our power was out for a week, and the preparedness [...]

Hurricane Irene in Baltimore

August 25th, 2011

Well, the new predicted path for Hurricane Irene is trending more west, bringing higher winds and heavier rain our way most likely this weekend. Here in Baltimore we are right on the cusp of the "High" to "Extreme" threat level for the storm. It appears that it is supposed to be between Category 2 & [...]

Baltimore Earthquake

August 23rd, 2011

A 5.9 earthquake hit just north of Richmond, but we felt it up here in Timonium! The walls were swaying, the floor was shaking. It was rather frightening. Though West Coasters tend to know what to do, we here in Baltimore certainly do not. I found a quick guide from FEMA as to what to [...]