Linganore High seniors team up, create FBI logo

Three Linganore High School seniors can now say they've done work for the FBI. Helen Snell, Alex McCaslin and Kate Russo teamed up to design a logo for the Baltimore bureau's newly formed Cyber Task Force Their finished work will be featured on staff uniforms, letterhead and ceremonial items.

Tuesday - 01/29/2013, 10:00am EST

Movie theater seeks public's help for digital upgrade

At first glance, a public notice seeking financial assistance to support a movie theater's technical upgrade may seem strange, but think again.

Tuesday - 01/29/2013, 06:00am EST

1.5M miles later: 85-year-old still delivering milk

At 85, Eugene 'Smitty' Smith still drives an 18- wheel tractor-trailer truck, picking up milk from area farms and delivering to creameries for Clouse Co. in Frederick.

Monday - 01/28/2013, 06:00am EST

Social media campaign launched for missing dog

Have you seen Simon? You might not have met him in person, but there's a pretty good chance you've seen him on Facebook.

Sunday - 01/27/2013, 06:00am EST

Trooper cleared in wrongful death trial

A jury in Frederick has cleared a Maryland State Police trooper in a wrongful death trial stemming from shooting in Libertytown in 2010.

Friday - 01/25/2013, 05:43pm EST

Frederick commissioner ignored ethics ruling

A Frederick County commissioner says he ignored a local ethics board ruling barring his construction firm from doing work subject to county inspection.

Friday - 01/25/2013, 12:20pm EST

3 western Md. hospitals pursue 'affiliation'

Owners of the hospitals in Frederick, Hagerstown and Cumberland say they're studying the possibility of joining forces for their continued stability.

Thursday - 01/24/2013, 08:59pm EST

Thurmont man pleads guilty to manslaughter

A Thurmont man is spending two months in jail for killing his friend in a crash that apparently prompted the remorseful driver to attempt suicide.

Thursday - 01/24/2013, 01:39pm EST

Brunswick, Burkittsville now geocache trail stops

Imagine a scavenger hunt where you search for clues with the aid of multimillion-dollar satellites instead of paper maps.

Wednesday - 01/23/2013, 06:53pm EST

After 4 decades and 8 superintendents, Hess retires from FCPS

After more than four decades working with eight superintendents, Stephen K Hess has accumulated historical and institutional knowledge about Frederick County Public Schools that his peers say will be irreplaceable when he retires

Wednesday - 01/23/2013, 06:00am EST

Two Maryland counties to test new road treatment on I-70

Sugar beet molasses will cover the highway this winter.

Tuesday - 01/22/2013, 11:24am EST

Long-time Frederick woman focuses on helping others

Brenda Tillery was doing what she could for her Frederick neighborhood before community policing came to town and downtown revitalization programs existed.

Tuesday - 01/22/2013, 06:00am EST

Chief Dine hits the ground running at Capitol police

More than a month after his swearing-in, framed photos, paintings and commendations remain stacked on the side table next to a couch in Chief Kim Dine's expansive office at United States Capitol Police headquarters.

Monday - 01/21/2013, 02:00am EST

Troopers investigate rash of thefts in Walkersville

Troopers from the Frederick Barrack of the Maryland State Police are investigating several thefts from unlocked vehicles in Walkersville.

Sunday - 01/20/2013, 06:00pm EST

Frederick legislators vote to fight stormwater fee

Frederick County lawmakers voted to support a bill releasing the county from charging property owners a stormwater runoff fee.

Saturday - 01/19/2013, 04:21pm EST

Acting chief named to permanent post in Frederick

The city of Frederick has a new police chief.

Friday - 01/18/2013, 10:57am EST

Frederick officials consider redevelopment plan

Frederick city officials are hoping to restore the shine to a tarnished retail strip known locally as the Golden Mile.

Thursday - 01/17/2013, 02:46pm EST

Disabled New Market man, forced from theater, dies

State and county officials are trying to determine why a developmentally disabled man died Saturday after off-duty sheriff's deputies tried to remove him from a Frederick movie theater

Wednesday - 01/16/2013, 06:00pm EST

Family of woman shot by trooper sues Md. State Police

A Frederick County family is suing Maryland State Police after a Libertytown woman died in her home after a 2010 confrontation with a state trooper Police were called to the home of Veronica Harding-Perkins at about 12:45 a m June 17, 2010, after her husband, Dean Perkins, called 911 to report that she had been drinking and throwing furniture onto the sidewalk from their home in the 12100 block of Liberty Road, police said.

Wednesday - 01/16/2013, 10:00am EST

Frederick deputies fired 18 shots at slain teen

A court document indicates Frederick County sheriff's deputies fired at least 18 shots at a Mount Airy teenager who was killed after police say he refused to drop a shotgun.

Tuesday - 01/15/2013, 03:36pm EST
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