Frederick woman boasts large Barbie collection

Paula Bowie shares her two-bedroom Frederick apartment with 135 pounds of Barbie.

Monday - 10/22/2012, 11:10am EDT

Man sentenced to life for gunning down mom in front of son

Melvin 'Roc' Smith faced justice Thursday, but he would not face the victims of his crime Smith, 28, refused to be present for his sentencing hearing in the shooting death of former girlfriend Tranice Richardson, 33 In front of her 8-year-old son, Richardson, a mother of four, was gunned down in broad daylight July 8, 2011, outside her Orchard Terrace apartment.

Friday - 10/19/2012, 10:00am EDT

12-year-old Md. boy accidentally shoots dad

The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says a 48- year-old Frederick man is being treated at Shock Trauma in Baltimore after a bullet fired by his 12-year-old son bounced off a truck and hit him in the chest.

Thursday - 10/18/2012, 03:52pm EDT

Frederick man gets life plus 40 in fatal shooting

A Frederick man is going to prison for life for fatally shooting his former girlfriend in front of her young son last year.

Thursday - 10/18/2012, 03:04pm EDT

Md. man indicted for selling needles online

Federal prosecutors say a Frederick man has been indicted on charges of selling hypodermic needles online without requiring prescriptions.

Thursday - 10/18/2012, 02:21am EDT

USDA promotes school lunches in Frederick

A U.S. Agriculture Department official is visiting Frederick to promote National School Lunch Week.

Wednesday - 10/17/2012, 05:12am EDT

Ground broken in Frederick for 300 rental units

Homewood at Crumland Farms is being joined by a new community.

Wednesday - 10/17/2012, 02:00am EDT

Civil War events around Frederick draw tourists' cash

Numbers starting to roll in in Frederick County indicate that September was a high-traffic month due to the 150-year anniversaries of both the Battle of South Mountain and the Battle of Antietam.

Tuesday - 10/16/2012, 10:00am EDT

Md. teen charged after bullying caught on camera

Frederick County officials say a 15-year-old boy has been charged with assault for bullying a high school student who was about to be interviewed on the subject by a television news crew.

Saturday - 10/13/2012, 11:58am EDT

Md. knitting group helps breast cancer patients

The knitting group at Country Meadows Retirement Community estimates that, altogether, they've been knitting for 500 years or so.

Friday - 10/12/2012, 01:53pm EDT

Have a fall adventure at Summers Farm (VIDEO)

At Summers Farm in Frederick County, the yearly fall adventure is taking place.

Friday - 10/12/2012, 03:46am EDT

New Market could double in size with annexations

New Market town leaders introduced two annexation proposals Wednesday night that could expand the town by more than 397 acres.

Thursday - 10/11/2012, 06:00am EDT

Wawa to replace 'eyesore' eateries

There will soon be a second Wawa convenience store and gas station in Frederick.

Thursday - 10/11/2012, 06:00am EDT

Frederick Co. commissioner proposes voter ID program

Frederick County Commissioners President Blaine Young is looking to offer Frederick County as a testing ground for a voter identification requirement.

Thursday - 10/11/2012, 06:00am EDT

WTOP Answer Desk: Speed box vs. speed cams

Beware - someone, or something, could soon be watching you.

Thursday - 10/11/2012, 05:36am EDT

Texas Hold 'em books, starlet bios raise questions

This week, Frederick County's record-keepers will have to go on record, possibly to explain purchases of starlets' biographies or books about Texas Hold 'em.

Wednesday - 10/10/2012, 06:00am EDT

Frederick-area Catholic schools see enrollment increase

Kelly Beins believed her daughter was ready for a change in schools.

Wednesday - 10/10/2012, 06:00am EDT

Special line of cigars in Md. marks Civil War

As youngsters, David and Steve Castro camped on Antietam Battlefield and splashed in the Monocacy River. David recalls a time when Frederick was called Fredericktowne.

Monday - 10/08/2012, 12:25pm EDT

Stink bugs rebounding in Maryland

Farmers and scientists say stink bugs are back in a big way in Maryland.

Monday - 10/08/2012, 11:03am EDT

Men in heels bring in $40K for Heartly House

As Forrest Gump said, you can tell a lot about a person by their shoes And more than 150 men who donned heels to walk a mile through downtown Frederick on Saturday were trying to send a very loud and clear message with their footwear

Sunday - 10/07/2012, 06:00am EDT
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