Walking tour highlights vastness of Frederick's Civil War medical effort

Evangelical Lutheran Church was quite a sight Saturday: A basic wooden floor had been installed over the pews, with men in hospital beds and medicine cabinets placed on top and hymnals cast in shadow below.

Sunday - 09/23/2012, 02:00am EDT

Parents, 3 daughters all attend Frederick Community College

Alexis, Raquel and Sotiria Martinez have attended the same schools since each started kindergarten. Now they're going to school with their parents.

Sunday - 09/23/2012, 02:00am EDT

150th fair anniversary print sells for $13K

EMMITSBURG -- After 33 years as a painter, Rebecca Pearl saw her handiwork -- the original 150th Great Frederick Fair anniversary commemorative artwork -- sell for $13,000 Thursday at The Great Frederick Fair

Saturday - 09/22/2012, 06:00am EDT

Frederick officer sentenced for drunken driving

A Frederick police officer must perform 48 hours of community service for crashing his patrol car while driving drunk off duty.

Friday - 09/21/2012, 05:05pm EDT

Frederick bans fishing on part of Carroll Creek

The city of Frederick has banned fishing around a heavily traveled one-mile portion of Carroll Creek due to safety concerns.

Friday - 09/21/2012, 01:20pm EDT

No fishing: Carroll Creek stretch off limits

A roughly one-mile stretch of Carroll Creek is now off-limits to fishing.

Friday - 09/21/2012, 06:00am EDT

Frederick launches recycling photo contest

Frederick County solid-waste managers are offering a grand prize worth $800 for the best photo promoting recycling.

Thursday - 09/20/2012, 11:18am EDT

Harry Grove Stadium naming rights possible

What's in a name? Frederick's mayor and aldermen must now answer that question as they decide whether to sell the naming rights to the home of the Frederick Keys baseball team.

Thursday - 09/20/2012, 10:00am EDT

Redneck Games return to Frederick

Dust off those overalls, the Redneck Games will start this Saturday at Crumland Farm in Frederick, Md.

Thursday - 09/20/2012, 08:09am EDT

Damages cut in Frederick dog-shooting case

A court has slightly reduced the $620,000 awarded in April to a Taneytown family whose dog was shot by a Frederick County sheriff's deputy.

Wednesday - 09/19/2012, 12:17pm EDT

Naming rights considered for Frederick ball field

Frederick city officials are considering hiring a Rockville-based firm to market naming rights to the city's minor-league baseball field.

Wednesday - 09/19/2012, 11:39am EDT

Frederick woman turns 110

Helen Wheat, who celebrated her 110th birthday Sunday, is the oldest resident at Homewood at Crumland Farms in Frederick

Tuesday - 09/18/2012, 06:00am EDT

Man charged after shots fired outside sports bar

Frederick police have arrested a man after shots were fired during a melee outside a downtown sports bar.

Sunday - 09/16/2012, 05:10pm EDT

Twist of fate in Frederick led to turning point in Civil War

Descendents of Civil War heroes re-trace the steps of their great-grandfather, who found lost orders from Gen. Robert E. Lee that a prominent Civil War historian calls the most notable moment when America's trajectory turned and its very future was reset at Antietam Creek.

Saturday - 09/15/2012, 10:28pm EDT

2.1 magnitude earthquake hits in Maryland

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting a minor earthquake shook eastern Frederick County near the Carroll County line, but area residents likely didn't even notice the minor quake Saturday morning.

Saturday - 09/15/2012, 06:41pm EDT

Artist's coins used as currency in Frederick

His coins are not U.S. Mint, but they are worth some green.

Friday - 09/14/2012, 04:34pm EDT

Frederick explains last weekend's massive gridlock

Drivers heading up Interstate 270 to Frederick, Md. last Saturday probably wondered out loud "Hey? What's going on? Why is I-270 a rolling parking lot."

Friday - 09/14/2012, 06:26am EDT

Frederick County adopts faster growth plan

Frederick County is adopting a more aggressive growth plan that state planning officials consider an invitation to residential sprawl.

Thursday - 09/13/2012, 03:46pm EDT

US-15 gets new speed cameras at Frederick

A two-year project begins Sept. 11 to widen the U.S. Route 15 bridge over Motter Avenue in north Frederick. Speed cameras will enforce the 55 mph speed limit, and issue $45 citations to any drivers traveling more than 12 mph over.

Wednesday - 09/12/2012, 02:57pm EDT

Frederick gives $100K to help Wells Fargo expand

Frederick County is giving $100,000 to help Wells Fargo expand in the area, saying the company has many jobs.

Tuesday - 09/11/2012, 09:49am EDT
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