Frederick County News

Fatality near Emmitsburg, Md., linked to snow

Car fishtails into tractor-trailer, killing driver, on snow-covered road near Emmitsburg, Md.

Tuesday - 01/21/2014, 10:10pm EST

Pet adoptions decline at Frederick County shelter

The number of pet adoptions and rescues from Frederick County's animal shelter has been falling over the past five years, leading to an increase in animals put to death.

Thursday - 01/16/2014, 01:56pm EST

Md. panel on police and the disabled meets

Md. panel launches 'listening tour' aimed improving police interaction with the disabled

Thursday - 01/16/2014, 12:40pm EST

US appeals court rejects stun gun death retrial

A federal appeals court is rejecting a Frederick family's quest for a new trial in the electronic stun-gun death of their son.

Thursday - 01/09/2014, 03:39pm EST

Police: Md. house was torched over half oz. of pot

The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says an 18-year-old Myersville man set a fire that destroyed a $250,000 home because he wasn't paid for a half-ounce of marijuana.

Friday - 01/03/2014, 01:00pm EST

Cost of proposed Frederick, Md., incinerator rises

Proposed Frederick, Md., trash incinerator now projected to cost $471M, up $6M

Thursday - 01/02/2014, 02:08pm EST

Teen charged in Myersville, Md., house fire

Man, 18, charged with arson in Myersville, Md., house fire; drug deal gone bad, police say

Tuesday - 12/31/2013, 03:00pm EST

Voltaggio closes Lunchbox restaurant in Frederick

Chef Bryan Voltaggio closes Lunchbox restaurant in Frederick, has plans for future site

Tuesday - 12/31/2013, 10:40am EST

Man arrested for exposing himself at train station

Police: man arrested in Frederick after exposing himself at Marc train station

Monday - 12/30/2013, 05:43am EST

Dismissal sought in Md. theater death lawsuit

Dismissal motion says Md. Down syndrome man was trespassing when he died in custody

Monday - 12/23/2013, 05:30pm EST

Frederick deputies arrest 27 on drug charges

The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says it has arrested 27 people from four states on drug-related charges, mostly involving heroin.

Monday - 12/23/2013, 02:45pm EST

2nd Frederick deputy charged with crime, suspended

Frederick, Md., sheriff's office suspends 2nd deputy this week; charged in W.Va., slots theft

Friday - 12/20/2013, 06:10pm EST

Frederick deputy suspended after assault charge

Frederick, Md., sheriff's deputy suspended after assault charge; claims it was self-defense

Wednesday - 12/18/2013, 02:10pm EST

Mount St. Mary's bell will ring for Christmas

Mount St. Mary's bell will likely ring for Christmas at school's fire-damaged chapel in Md.

Monday - 12/16/2013, 12:00pm EST

Frederick mayor begins 2nd term

Frederick, Md., Mayor McClement begins second term with inauguration ceremony

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 07:19am EST

Tuesday's snow forecast sparks memories of 2011

Almost three years ago, a moderate snowfall blindsided Washington because it fell quickly on congested road, preventing plows from getting through. Frederick experienced a similar phenomena Sunday and commuters could experience the Carmageddon of 2011 all over again Tuesday morning.

Monday - 12/09/2013, 05:59pm EST

Frederick official seeks change in hunting regs

Frederick commissioner seeks to repeal prohibition on rifle hunting for deer in part of county

Monday - 12/09/2013, 07:23am EST

Frederick leaders OK naming rights for stadium

Frederick leaders approve naming-rights deal for minor-league baseball stadium

Friday - 12/06/2013, 02:01pm EST

Md. jail inmate accuses 2nd inmate of assault

Frederick County jail inmate accuses fellow inmate of assault, says he required surgery

Thursday - 12/05/2013, 09:44am EST

Frederick, Md., breaking ground to extend park

Work beginning on final phase of Frederick, Md.'s downtown Carroll Creek Park

Wednesday - 12/04/2013, 05:20am EST
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