Frederick County News
Fairfax, Va., man arrested in Frederick, Md., jewelry store robbery; value over $150,000
As a local family copes with the tragic loss of two young sisters, more than 3,000 supporters showed up Tuesday night for a fundraiser at the Chick-fil-A in Frederick.
Frederick City police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at about 1:35 p m at Colonial Jewelers in downtown Frederick, according to Chief Thomas Ledwell Several people inside the store were exposed to pepper spray, Ledwell said A supervisor at the county's Emergency Communication Center said several ambulances were dispatched to the area Ledwell said police have put a lookout for three black suspects, driving a dark-colored Ford F-150 pickup truck
After Father Kevin Farmer, of St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church in Frederick, fell ill with the flu a couple of weeks ago, he began to pay close attention to warnings about prevention measures at the church.
Investigators are still trying to determine what caused the house fire that claimed the lives of two young sisters and injured several members of a Myersville family.
The NAACP's Frederick County branch is seeking answers about Frederico Talley's departure last month as president of the county community college.
Republican gubernatorial hopeful Blaine Young says he regrets swearing at a 17-year-old referee after a basketball game involving Young's 12-year-old son.
A fire late Thursday night destroyed a house near Myersville, killing two young girls.
The National Weather Service is warning of minor to moderate flooding along two rivers in Frederick County.
The setting: a fourth-floor room in the House of Delegates office building on a bone-chilling January morning.
The 17-year-old youth basketball referee who got into an argument with Frederick County Commissioners President Blaine Young rebuts some of the county official's claims, his mother said Wednesday Stacy Allwein said her son, Michael, was not the aggressor in the Jan 5 dispute, and the New Life Christian School senior reacted only after Young, 41, made an obscene comment.
A Frederick company is brewing up a special commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.
Maryland State Police say a trooper was injured when his vehicle collided with a tractor-trailer in Finksburg.
The rhetoric is running hot ahead of a Maryland Department of the Environment hearing on a proposed waste-to-energy incinerator near Frederick.
WTOP's David Burd reports from Frederick.
Using public transportation instead of driving could save commuters an average of $10,502 a year, according to the American Public Transportation Association.
Three Linganore High School seniors can now say they've done work for the FBI.
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.
At first glance, a public notice seeking financial assistance to support a movie theater's technical upgrade may seem strange, but think again.
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.