Frederick County

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  • Delaney addressing transportation issues in DC suburbs

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Commuter transportation is the focus of a meeting that U.S. Rep. John Delaney is holding with elected officials from Frederick and Montgomery counties. The agenda for Thursday’s discussion in Frederick includes…

  • Frederick woman finds body in back seat of car

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a Frederick man whose body was found in the backseat of a couple’s car. Frederick County sheriff’s deputies say a woman found the body of…

  • Frederick woman arrested for setting home on fire

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A Frederick woman has been arrested on charges of setting her home on fire as she was getting an eviction order. Police say the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office was serving an…

  • Theater screens silent horror film for Halloween

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A Frederick theater is marking Halloween with a silent scream on the silver screen. The downtown Weinberg Center for the Arts says Friday’s presentation of the 1922 vampire film “Nosferatu” will…

  • Delaney and Bongino vie for Maryland’s sixth Congressional District

    Transportation funding is a major sticking point for both candidates.

  • Severed arm grabs spotlight at Civil War museum

    DAVID DISHNEAU Associated Press FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A well-preserved human forearm purportedly found shortly after the 1862 Battle of Antietam is grabbing the Halloween spotlight at the National Museum of Civil War History in…

  • 1 killed in wreck on US Route 40 in Frederick

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Frederick police are investigating a fatal collision on U.S. Route 40. Police say the vehicles collided on westbound Route 40 in Frederick early Wednesday morning. One driver was pronounced dead at…

  • Frederick man gets 15 months in solicitation case

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A Frederick man has been sentenced to 15 months in jail for soliciting a 16-year-old girl. George Robert Staton pleaded guilty in Frederick County Circuit Court on Tuesday to three counts…

  • 3 men killed in Md. crash to be laid to rest

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Three men killed in a mid-air collision between a helicopter and an airplane in Maryland will be laid to rest this week. The funeral for 29-year-old Christopher Parsons of Westminster, Maryland,…

  • Feds probe plane-helicopter crash in Maryland

    Authorities recovered a wealth of data that should help them determine why a plane and a helicopter collided in the air near Frederick municipal airport, a federal investigator said Friday.

  • Frederick flight school suspends operations

    The helicopter flight school at Frederick Municipal Airport where a helicopter and a small plane collided Thursday suspended its operations.

  • 3 dead after helicopter, small plane collide in Maryland

    Three people were killed and two were injured on Thursday when a helicopter conducting training exercises collided midair with a small plane
    in Frederick County, Maryland.

  • Driver causes accident in Frederick County, flees on foot

    James Robert Wilson III ran away from the scene, according to Maryland State Police.

  • US Route 15 reopens after fiery Md. head-on crash

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — U.S. Route 15 has reopened following a fiery head-on collision between a tractor-trailer and a car near Frederick. The Frederick News-Post reports (http://bit.ly/11BHyTv ) that the car’s passenger was taken to…

  • Suit moves forward in police death of Maryland man

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A federal judge has allowed a lawsuit to move forward against three Frederick County sheriff’s deputies in the death of a man with Down syndrome. The Washington Post reports (http://wapo.st/1vDLboA ) that…