A long-ignored African-American burial ground is the subject of an emotional disagreement over who should maintain the cemetery located near the Leesburg Airport in Virginia.
Rose Mary Knick is at the center of a case the Supreme Court is hearing that stems from her dispute with her town over an ordinance that says landowners who have cemeteries on their properties must make them open to the public during daylight hours.
One person was killed, another wounded, and a high school was briefly on lockdown after a shooting during a funeral at a cemetery near Baltimore Wednesday.
Concerned residents have rallied to restore, record and maintain the history of the many laid to rest. See photos.
At the current rate, the cemetery will run out of room for burials in the early 2040s. It’s raising some tough questions about eligibility.
The police said 24 tombstones were overturned at the cemetery at St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church, in Upper Marlboro, which includes soldiers from the Revolutionary War, The War of 1812 and the Civil War.
A mediator has been asked to help settle a dispute over a piece of Bethesda land that may be home to a cemetery.
Developers paved over the church’s African-American burial ground in the 1950s. Church members say new development further threatens to disrespect the dead of the Baptist church.
WASHINGTON — Prince William County is once again feeling the heat. This time, it’s because the county wants to move another small cemetery, this one from the 1800s, to build a new firehouse. The county got lambasted by the…
There\’s literally a grave controversy surrounding a high school being built in Prince William County. To make way for the new school, an old cemetery was moved and which didn\’t go over well with the community.
In a Frederick, Md., cemetery, you can be buried with your whole family.
It\’s not what anyone would expect to see in the middle of a popular, busy outdoor shopping center: A small, private cemetery.
Thousands of unmarked graves are buried beneath a local park, and one group wants to make sure they aren\’t forgotten.
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