Frederick County News
The streets of Frederick are getting new pavement and parking meters.
Italian astronaut Paolo Nespoli was a guest speaker Wednesday afternoon at Hood College. He talked about his experiences as a crew member of the International Space Station. Nespoli was in the area because he is attending the ceremony transferring the space shuttle Discovery from NASA to the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum Annex in Virginia Thursday.
A handful of area apiarists wearing pollen-colored shirts urged commissioners Tuesday night to "make bee space in Frederick County."
Catoctin Mountain Growers sells primarily to retail outlets, including Walmart, Sam's Club and landscapers, and offers a Saturday-only retail sale for the public.
A team of Japanese student drummers headlines a cherry-blossom event in Frederick's Baker Park.
Professional baseball includes plenty of behind-the-scenes actors not featured on trading cards, to hear Matthew Kastel tell it
Vince Brando has two passions in life: film and flying airplanes.
A meeting of world leaders is jeopardizing a field trip for hundreds of county students
Frederick County public school students will have a day off in May because of the G-8 summit being held at Camp David in Thurmont.
Every day, physicians and staff at Meritus Health Trauma and Emergency Services in Hagerstown see patients who are injured because a driver was not paying attention to the road, according to Mary Rizk, a spokeswoman for Meritus.
Long after the guns fell silent at Antietam, the earth yielded up gruesome reminders of the bloodiest day of the American Civil War: bodies, bones, buttons and entire severed limbs -- one of which is now the focus of intense study at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine.
WTOP's David Burd finds amazing things while he waits for his work assignments. This is one of them.
A Frederick man has been charged with stealing more than $20,000 in copper from a construction company last week.
Frederick city police are marking a milestone in their `Frederick's Most Wanted' program.
The flag will be flown at half-staff in memory of David "Kip" Koontz.
A Frederick man has been released on bond after he was alleged found with about 200 grams of cocaine in a bag he allegedly tossed from his car.
The centenarian, who lives in Frederick, walks with no assistance or crutches and recalls some of the smallest details from her childhood
A Frederick man faces charges of operating a fraud scheme in which police said he stole credit card numbers and used them to make more than $9,000 in purchases online and at a Frederick department store.
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says a 43-year-old Lewistown man has died after being exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide.
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