Man dies at Brunswick Auto Repair

KNOXVILLE -- Brunswick Auto Repair lost a longtime mechanic Wednesday after an explosion at the shop Brian Alan Snoots, 39, died after an industrial tractor tire exploded, according to Maryland State Police Police and emergency responders were called at about 8:30 a m Ten minutes later, Snoots was pronounced dead at the shop on Souder Road, state police said in a news release

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 02:00pm EST

Group urges police training on Down syndrome

A Frederick County support group is urging increased police training related to developmental disabilities after a man with Down syndrome died in police custody.

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 01:33pm EST

Worker dies at Brunswick Auto Repair

A 39-year-old Knoxville man died this morning at Brunswick Auto Repair after an industrial tractor tire blew up in his face Brian Alan Snoots was working at the shop when police and emergency responders were called to the area around 8:30 a m Snoots was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:42 a m , according to a Maryland State Police press release

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 06:00pm EST

Disabled Md. man's death file sent to prosecutor

Prosecutor promises thorough probe into death of disabled man in custody in Frederick, Md.

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 05:44pm EST

Md. auto shop worker killed by tire explosion

Brunswick, Md., auto shop worker killed by tire explosion

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 04:38pm EST

Family wants answers in death of son with Down syndrome

The family of a 26-year-old man with Down syndrome who died while being escorted from a movie theater by off-duty sheriff's officers is looking for answers after the death was ruled a homicide.

Tuesday - 02/19/2013, 08:02pm EST

Md. veterinarian living childhood dream

Most children have an idea of what they want to be when they grow up -- whether it's an astronaut, baseball player or doctor -- but few get to live out that childhood dream. Laura Page Warden, veterinarian and co-owner of the Green Valley Animal Hospital in Ijamsville, is one of those lucky few.

Tuesday - 02/19/2013, 03:51pm EST

Robbery leads to discovery of marijuana-growing operation in Frederick

A report of a robbery led to the discovery of an indoor marijuana-growing operation and the arrest of the Frederick man who police say operated it

Tuesday - 02/19/2013, 10:00am EST

Public transit use in Frederick Co. doubles in last decade

About four years ago, Suzanne Carroll made a choice that almost 3,000 workers old enough to drive in Frederick County made in 2011 -- she began to commute by public transit. Her commute is now less hectic, despite occasional MARC train delays, she said.

Monday - 02/18/2013, 10:00am EST

Frederick Co. sets transportation priorities

Road improvements to handle traffic from planned development and increased commuter bus capacity should be top transportation priorities, according to county planners.

Sunday - 02/17/2013, 02:00am EST

Disabled man's death in custody ruled homicide

The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says the death of a man with Down syndrome while he was in police custody has been ruled a homicide.

Friday - 02/15/2013, 04:38pm EST

Police had tracked slain drug dealer for weeks

Court records show that a suspected Frederick drug dealer was under police surveillance for more than six weeks before he was killed.

Thursday - 02/14/2013, 01:27pm EST

Juvenile charged with thefts from Frederick cars

Police say they've charged a juvenile with stealing from cars in downtown Frederick.

Wednesday - 02/13/2013, 12:26pm EST

Family 'thankful to God' UMd. student survived shooting

An Urbana man is thankful his stepson was not seriously injured during a College Park shooting that left two people dead.

Wednesday - 02/13/2013, 06:00am EST

Suspect arrested in Dec. slaying of Frederick man

Suspect in Dec. slaying of Frederick, Md. man arrested at JFK Airport

Tuesday - 02/12/2013, 04:10pm EST

Frederick mayor announcing re-election goals

Frederick Mayor Randy McClement is preparing for a re-election run.

Monday - 02/11/2013, 03:05am EST

Montel Williams pairs with Fort Detrick on research deal

The Army will collaborate with Montel Williams' company and the University of Wisconsin on a brain-stimulation device for people with balance and walking problems.

Friday - 02/08/2013, 10:41am EST

Remains are missing Va. man's

Skeletal remains found last summer beside New Design Road are those of a Virginia man who disappeared 19 months ago under suspicious circumstances Oscar Velasco Montano, 29, of Springfield, was last seen July 9, 2011, by a co-worker at his construction job at Tysons Corner Center, a shopping mall in McLean His family reported him missing two days later

Friday - 02/08/2013, 10:00am EST

Md. Delegate Clagett running for Frederick mayor

State Delegate Galen Clagett says he's running for mayor of Frederick.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 01:18pm EST

Money raised for Md. family affected by fire

Community members have pledged more than $63,000 to a family that lost two daughters in a Frederick County fire.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 01:16pm EST
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