Frederick County News

Aruba prosecutor: Giordano remains main suspect

The prosecutor in Aruba says Gary Giordano remains the main suspect in the disappearance of Robyn Gardner, and that Giordano is making unclear and contradictory statements.

Thursday - 12/01/2011, 01:42pm EST

From NFL cheerleader to Zumba instructor

At the age of 30, Heidi Inthavong has done more than many have in a lifetime.

Thursday - 12/01/2011, 12:49pm EST

Frederick needs volunteers for Green Team

Greenery is evident throughout Frederick, and more green is planned with the public's help.

Thursday - 12/01/2011, 12:47pm EST

Volunteer works to restore engine for use in Md.

Jamie Haislip has gone from playing with model trains as a youngster to working with a 44-ton railroad engine as an adult.

Thursday - 12/01/2011, 12:36pm EST

Giordano denies wrongdoing in Aruba disappearance

The Maryland man held in Aruba for nearly four months gave his first live interview after returning to the U.S., professing his innocence and offering his perspective on the string of incidents that led Aruban authorities to believe he was responsible for the disappearance of his traveling companion, Robyn Gardner.

Thursday - 12/01/2011, 08:54am EST

Md. man wins Aruba appeal in missing tourist case

A U.S. businessman who spent nearly four months in an Aruban jail before a judge ordered his release scored another legal victory Wednesday when an appeals court rejected a prosecution appeal to put him back in pretrial detention.

Wednesday - 11/30/2011, 05:20pm EST

Md. man gets 18 months for hitting car with bullet

A Monrovia man is serving 18 months in jail for firing a rifle at a passing car and shattering one of its windows.

Wednesday - 11/30/2011, 05:17pm EST

Frederick City, co. agencies prepare for winter weather

Snow may be far from the forecast, but the county and state are already preparing for unpredictable winter weather.

Wednesday - 11/30/2011, 11:46am EST

Meet the man behind bio-defense at USAMRIID

It was supposed to be a one-for-one deal: Bernard L. DeKoning would serve three years in the Army in exchange for a partial scholarship to medical school. But it turned into a much larger commitment.

Wednesday - 11/30/2011, 11:41am EST

Woman killed in I-70 crash leaves behind 5 teenage children

Anis Mawi rose at 4 a.m. to pray at least six days a week before leaving the family apartment in Frederick to pick and pack fruit on a farm in Laurel.

Wednesday - 11/30/2011, 11:39am EST

Md. man to exit Aruba jail in missing tourist case

A U.S. businessman was scheduled leave jail in Aruba on Tuesday while prosecutors in the Dutch Caribbean island try to put him back behind bars as a suspect in the disappearance of his traveling companion.

Tuesday - 11/29/2011, 05:38pm EST

Family of woman missing in Aruba disappointed

A cousin of a woman missing in Aruba since August says the family is "very disappointed" that they are "no closer to finding out what happened" to her even as suspect in her death was expected to be released from jail.

Tuesday - 11/29/2011, 04:40pm EST

Frederick schools considering change in four-block schedule

Four-block scheduling for all high schools has been in place since 1997, but changes to the schedules of Gov. Thomas Johnson and Catoctin high schools could be around the corner.

Tuesday - 11/29/2011, 12:05pm EST

Notre Dame grad receives Catholic education award

Friends of Catholic Education, Inc. recently honored Michael J McGowan as this year's recipient of the Father John McElroy Award.

Monday - 11/28/2011, 09:46am EST

Katrina survivor set to move into Habitat home

Deborah Gilbert hasn't had a place to call home for a long time. That will all change today when Habitat for Humanity's Frederick County chapter gives her the keys to her new Madison Street house.

Sunday - 11/27/2011, 12:19pm EST

During holidays, plumbers get the call

It's the holiday season. Family and friends are visiting to partake of a grand meal and possibly stay over Household appliances and plumbing are pushed to the breaking point, and in some cases, well beyond it.

Saturday - 11/26/2011, 12:27pm EST

Man robbed at gunpoint in Frederick, Md.

Frederick police say a man was robbed at gunpoint by a lone gunman.

Friday - 11/25/2011, 08:21pm EST

Frederick shops ready for ‘Small Business Saturday'

The second annual Small Business Saturday will take place in stores across the nation. Dozens of Frederick County boutiques and restaurants are set to participate in the shopping day.

Friday - 11/25/2011, 12:44pm EST

Cyclist aims to teach Frederick riders safety

As the Frederick bicycling community grows, so does the need for education.

Thursday - 11/24/2011, 09:58am EST

Moderate flooding along Md.'s Monocacy River

High water is closing some roads and causing moderate flooding along the Monocacy River in Frederick County.

Wednesday - 11/23/2011, 12:32pm EST
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