Frederick County News

Column: Md. snowplows reignite childhood fascination with trucks

Ever since I saw my first big truck at the age of 4, I have had a deep-seated awe of big trucks and what they can do.

Tuesday - 01/15/2013, 08:27am EST

Wrecking ball swings at Frederick solar plant

A landmark solar panel plant in Frederick is being dismantled.

Monday - 01/14/2013, 12:32pm EST

Frederick police: Man tried to grab officer's gun

Frederick police say a man tried to grab an officer's gun as police were arresting him on suspicion of trespassing.

Monday - 01/14/2013, 09:24am EST

Web page provides Fort Detrick biolab safety info

A new web page is providing details about safety at biocontainment laboratories at Fort Detrick.

Sunday - 01/13/2013, 05:40pm EST

Frederick searches for a new police chief

Maryland's second-largest city will be looking for a new police chief over the course of the next month.

Sunday - 01/13/2013, 08:07am EST

Frederick civil rights leader's funeral set

Frederick police say they expect traffic congestion during the funeral procession of local civil rights leader Lord Nickens.

Saturday - 01/12/2013, 07:49am EST

Season's first flu-related death reported in Frederick Co.

The number of flu cases confirmed at Frederick Memorial Hospital is already more than three times the total for last year

Friday - 01/11/2013, 06:00pm EST

Md. woman forced to give up backyard birds

The city of Brunswick is forcing a resident to get rid of more than 20 quail and pigeons she keeps in a backyard coop.

Friday - 01/11/2013, 04:42pm EST

Maryland kid makes miracle buzzer beater (VIDEO)

Kobe, LeBron and Jordan have got nothing on Matt DeMember.

Friday - 01/11/2013, 12:29pm EST

Two Frederick County deputies fatally shoot home invasion suspect

Two Frederick County Sheriff's Office deputies are on administrative leave after an officer-involved shooting early this morning left a home invasion suspect dead

Thursday - 01/10/2013, 02:00pm EST

Man gets decade sentence for Frederick-to-Thurmont chase

A 28-year-old Frederick man who led police on a chase from Frederick to Thurmont last summer, injuring two, was sentenced to 10 years in prison Tuesday.

Thursday - 01/10/2013, 10:00am EST

Radio station pulls song deemed insensitive to Newtown shooting victims

A Point of Rocks man says a song played several times recently by a local radio station is insensitive to the victims of the recent shooting in Newtown, Conn.

Wednesday - 01/09/2013, 10:00am EST

Good to Go: Fitness trainer fathers share ways to exercise as a family

Three fitness trainers, who are also fathers, share their family exercise routines. From running, to bowling, to playing on a jungle gym, even families without a built-in personal trainer can find inexpensive ways to exercise together.

Tuesday - 01/08/2013, 05:30am EST

New Market considers doubling town's size

New Market town officials are considering an annexation that would double the Frederick County town's size.

Sunday - 01/06/2013, 07:14pm EST

Md. woman arrested for counterfeiting

Police say a Frederick woman has been arrested for allegedly passing counterfeit bills.

Sunday - 01/06/2013, 06:02pm EST

Frederick training center boss chooses jail

The former director of a shuttered workplace for developmentally disabled adults in Frederick is choosing to stay in jail rather than cooperate with a state-sponsored investigation of the center's failure.

Thursday - 01/03/2013, 12:15pm EST

20 participate in Brunswick plunge into Potomac

About 20 people plunged into the Potomac River in Brunswick for the sixth annual Freezin' for a Reason charity event.

Wednesday - 01/02/2013, 09:07am EST

Md. church to get steeple

After 140 years in the same building in Monrovia, Providence United Methodist Church will be getting its first steeple.

Monday - 12/31/2012, 09:37pm EST

Contest to name Monocacy tributaries nears end

A contest to give names to six tributaries of the Monocacy (mah-NAH'-kah-see) River has drawn more than two dozen entries.

Monday - 12/31/2012, 04:09am EST

Snow doesn't stop Frederick

David Burd, WTOP

Saturday - 12/29/2012, 03:43pm EST


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