Frederick County News
Mitt Romney plans to visit Frederick next week, one of three stops the Republican front-runner will make during a quick swing through Maryland, his campaign confirmed Friday.
"Amateur Day." That's what Allen Byrne calls St. Patrick's Day, a holiday that some would expect the Irish-born Frederick resident to observe with green beer and plastic shamrocks.
Social media networks are atwitter with discussions about plans to occupy a park near the G-8 summit at Camp David in May.
Blaine Young knows he would be an underdog, but the Frederick County Commissioners president announced Thursday he will explore a run for governor in 2014.
Conditions at Glade Valley Golf Club in Walkersville, Md. were less than ideal when Jim and Nicholas Fox went out for a Sunday round on March 4
Frederick County senators Wednesday took opposite approaches to a budgetary package that would establish widespread tax increases and ask counties to take on millions of dollars in teacher retirement costs.
A Frederick County jury found a 52-year-old man guilty of three counts of felony sex abuse of two children he helped to care for, the State's Attorney's office said in a news release today.
Frederick officials have approved a hospital's plan to build a 420-space addition to its parking garage.
The G-8 leaders will be talking about global financial stability, but their weekend at Camp David could be anything but stable for the local business community.
Military medical experts at Fort Detrick are marking progress against an enemy most of us have encountered: the common cold.
Your tax dollars pay for public schools and two new reports are shedding some light on cases where those dollars may not be watched closely enough.
The sap is rising at Cunningham Falls State Park near Thurmont.
The man charged with robbing a Frederick bank on Friday was found hiding under a pool deck attached to Melanie Bittner's house in the Robin Meadows subdivision.
There is no cause for alarm, county officials say, but three panic buttons have been installed at Winchester Hall.
Frederick Community College says it has chosen an official from the College of Southern Maryland as its new president.
The Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo near Thurmont says it's planning an expansion.
A depressed economy, high gas prices and limited incomes make it difficult for some motorists to adhere to a vehicle maintenance schedule, but keeping cars maintained goes a long way in reducing fuel consumption, several local mechanics said Wednesday.
The National Park Service says sharpshooters killed 226 white-tailed deer at Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont in the third year of a herd-reduction program.
A coconut lying next to a column near the Frederick County courthouse caused police and fire personnel to evacuate the outside area and one inside office for about 20 minutes Wednesday.
For town Commissioner Wayne Hooper and other Thurmont officials, concerns about possible protests and commotion during the upcoming G-8 summit at Camp David seem to be outweighed by excitement over the event.
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