Frederick County News
Rows of bottles and six-packs of beer cram Hillcrest Beer, Wine & Spirits, which sits along the Golden Mile commercial strip Owner Archana Gupta, a small, well-dressed woman with a tiny stud in her nose, stood behind the shop's orderly countertop flanked by 99-cent airplane bottles of liquor, lighters and other trinkets
A Frederick police officer has pleaded guilty to driving while impaired by alcohol.
You may not know his name but there's a statue in Frederick recognizing an American Revolutionary leader who some regard as the nation's first president.
The race Aug. 18 will promote bicycling.
Frederick County homeowners will get back $100 of their property tax payments this year.
The Maryland Department of the Environment says Frederick County has agreed to pay a $9,600 penalty for allowing excessive levels of contaminants in wastewater released into the Potomac River in 2010 and 2011.
The Frederick County town of Myersville is saying no to Dominion Resources' plan for a natural gas compressor station near the intersection of Interstate 70 and state Route 17.
The mayor and Board of Aldermen had their first public chance Wednesday to see what the city might gain or lose by annexing 550 acres.
A Frederick towing company owner and former mayoral candidate has been charged with assault following a dispute with a man.
The "lost orders"" of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee are the latest attraction at the Monocacy (mah-NAH'-kah-see) National Battlefield near Frederick.
Frederick Mayor Randy McClement is preparing to highlight his achievements and discuss his goals for the remainder of his first term.
A Thurmont boy who was injured by a giant splinter on a big wooden slide has reached a $60,000 settlement with the Rocky Ridge church that owns the attraction.
Just months after the U.S. military departed, violence in Iraq is increasing. Hundreds of people have died in recent weeks in bombings and drive-by shootings, some claimed by al-Qaida insurgents.
Geothermal energy, which helps cool homes in the summer and heat in the winter, has been around for many years but people are becoming more aware of the technology thanks to federal and state tax credits designed to make the renewable energy more affordable, said Jim Aaron, president of Total Comfort Heating and Air Conditioning in Smithsburg. Some power companies also offer grants.
The siblings of Robyn Gardner, the 35-year-old Frederick woman who went missing in Aruba last August, say they have faith that their sister is alive and they are speaking publicly for the first time in a bid to renew coverage of Gardner's disappearance.
Celebrity chef Bryan Voltaggio is not known for his tennis skills, but he will look to serve a couple of aces Monday.
The early years of Vikas Gowda's international discus-throwing career included two Olympic appearances, but had more bummers than breakthroughs
"The square is the soul of the town, and we want to launch a redevelopment there," says Emmitsburg Mayor Don Briggs.
Frederick County public schools have received a federal grant to start a summer learning program for students at Monocacy schools.
Maryland education officials have approved changes to the state's discipline policy that are intended to reduce suspensions and expulsions.
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