Frederick County News
Forget long lines at the polls, hanging chads, and red states and blue states. There is a sweet alternative to this year's election process _ chocolate truffles.
Two men face criminal charges after police say they stole bronze flower vases from grave sites at a county cemetery.
A Frederick County commissioner is suggesting that some rural children take public transit to school to reduce the cost of running school buses.
Bryan Voltaggio's fellow inductees include Duff Goldman, of Charm City Cakes, Food Network personality Amanda Freitag and Washington restaurant owner and Spanish tapas chef Jose Andres.
A Frederick wine bar faces a possible $300 fine for letting a manager drink on duty. The boss says the manager was just testing the wine after a customer complained.
More families are opting to save money by getting rid of cable television.
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.
Alexis, Raquel and Sotiria Martinez have attended the same schools since each started kindergarten. Now they're going to school with their parents.
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
A Frederick police officer must perform 48 hours of community service for crashing his patrol car while driving drunk off duty.
The city of Frederick has banned fishing around a heavily traveled one-mile portion of Carroll Creek due to safety concerns.
A roughly one-mile stretch of Carroll Creek is now off-limits to fishing.
Frederick County solid-waste managers are offering a grand prize worth $800 for the best photo promoting recycling.
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.
Dust off those overalls, the Redneck Games will start this Saturday at Crumland Farm in Frederick, Md.
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.
Frederick city officials are considering hiring a Rockville-based firm to market naming rights to the city's minor-league baseball field.
Helen Wheat, who celebrated her 110th birthday Sunday, is the oldest resident at Homewood at Crumland Farms in Frederick
Frederick police have arrested a man after shots were fired during a melee outside a downtown sports bar.
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.
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