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Several Roads In Frederick County Closed Due To Water Main Break
County officials say it’s uncertain when they will reopen. Baltimore Rd. (Photo from Frederick County Government) Frederick, Md (KM) Motorists are urged to avoid the intersection of Baltimore Boulevard (Md. Rt. 144) and Bells Lane for the time being,. The Frederick County Division of Water and Sewer Utilities says there was a water main break early Wednesday morning near Bartonsville.
Pedestrian In Wheelchair Struck By Driver Crossing Road In Frederick Dies, Police Say
Frederick resident Peggy Nazelrod, 63, has died after she was rushed to the Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown on Tuesday, Feb. 6 when she was struck by a 2010 Honda Accord, according to the agency. The now-fatal crash was reported at approximately 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 6 in the area...
Vandalism Of Vehicle Parked At Brunswick High Under Investigation
The vehicle was spray-painted. Brunswick, Md (KM) The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the vandalism of a vehicle at Brunswick High. Authorities says a vehicle parked at the high school was spray-painted on Sunday night, February 18th. . If you have an information about this incident, you’re asked...
Sharpsburg-area woman pleads to accessory after the fact in assault on real estate agent
A Washington County woman received a 10-year suspended sentence Tuesday after pleading guilty to two charges related to her involvement in the March 1, 2022, assault on a local real estate agent and a local property owner. Rebecca Anne Finkelman pleaded guilty in Washington County Circuit Court to a felony charge of accessory...
This West Virginia bakery is the best in the state: Yelp
JEFFERSON COUNTY, WV (WOWK) — Everybody loves baked goods. From muffins to cookies and cakes and more, everyone has a favorite. But one West Virginia bakery is considered the best, according to Yelp. They say the best bakery in the Mountain State is Royalicious Bagel Bakery in Charles Town.
Frederick County Council Grants Express Approval To Proposed England Woods Development
It’s expected to generate 550 new homes in the New Market area. Frederick, Md (KM) The proposed England Woods housing development in the New Market area was given express approval Tuesday night by the Frederick County Council. That means the developer can begin the process of constructing 550 new homes on property annexed by the town in 2022.
Farm House Damaged By Fire In Washington County
No injuries were reported. Farm house fire, Fruit Tree Lane, Smithsburg, Md (Photo from Md. State Fire Marshal’s Office) Smithsburg, Md (KM) There were no injuries reported from a house fire in Washington County on Wednesday morning. The State Fire Marshal’s Office says at around 8:40 AM, fire fighters...
Baseball star shares journey from diamond to serving time to Hagerstown prison inmates
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (DC New Now) — Inmates at the Maryland Correctional Institution had a special midweek prison visitor from major league baseball legend Darryl Strawberry. He was at the prison to share his challenging off-the-field story having been convicted for drug offenses and serving 11 months behind bars. Strawberry played on eight All-Star teams and […]
Brunswick Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, in Brunswick, a total of 12 crime cases were reported. The most prevalent crime was trespassing, with 3 incidents, followed by theft, assault, and other types of crimes, each with 2 incidents. The less frequent crimes were domestic-related incidents, suspicious situations, and vandalism, each with 1 incident. The details reveal that the thefts occurred on February 16, with one incident in the morning and another in the evening. The two assaults also took place on February 15 and 16. The data indicates a need for increased vigilance in the place, particularly against trespassing, theft, and assault. The authorities are expected to take necessary steps to curb these recurring incidents and ensure public safety.
Unsolved Homicide Case In Hagerstown Featured On ‘America’s Most Wanted’
Hagerstown, Md. (BW)- A Hagerstown homicide case from 2022 was aired on America’s Most Wanted on Sunday, Feb 19. Taejon Gill, 20, is wanted for the murder of Sharron Fox. A warrant has been issued for his arrest. On Oct 18, 2022 around8 8 p.m., Hagerstown Police responded to...
Loudoun County to Honor Fallen Firefighter Trevor Brown: Procession Route and Funeral Details Announced
Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) and the Sterling Volunteer Fire Company have shared information about the procession and funeral for Firefighter Trevor Brown. His remains will be returned to Loudoun County on February 20, 2024, from the Chief Medical Examiner's Office in Prince William County. The public is invited to pay respects along the procession route, as long as they park legally and stay off the road.
The Frederick County Health Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a dog that bit a person on Emerson Drive in Frederick on Saturday, February 17, 2024
Person Bitten by Unknown Dog on Emerson Drive in Frederick, Maryland, on Saturday, February 17, 2024. Seeking Owner of Dog. A person was bitten on the face by an unknown dog on Saturday, February 17, 2024, at around 5:00 p.m. on Emerson Drive in the Whittier community of Frederick, Maryland. The bite occurred when the unknown dog ran over to the victim’s dog and the victim bent down to retrieve his dog. The biting dog is described as a very large, tan/white, Great Dane-type dog that was off leash and unaccompanied at the time of the bite.
Frederick County man wins $50,000 with quick-pick ticket
Powerball Rewards Fan’s Dedication with Third-Tier Prize. He’s exclusively a big jackpot kind of player, the marketing specialist told Lottery officials last week when he visited Lottery headquarters in Baltimore. Mega Millions and Powerball are his favorite games, and although neither had proven lucky for him, he stuck with them for years. That Lottery loyalty finally paid off on Feb. 12 when his Powerball numbers added up to a $50,000 third-tier win.
BCSD apprehends breaking and entering suspects
MARTINSBURG, W.Va – On February 16, 2024 at 10:00 am, Deputy Webb of the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Department responded to Ray’s Guns on Tabler Station Road in Martinsburg for a reported breaking and entering. Upon arrival, Webb found that two males had attempted to break into the...
Community rallies behind Frederick business that burned down
FREDERICK, Md. (DC News Now) — Strategy struck a downtown Frederick business when a fire broke out, destroying both the building and the antiques that it held, but now a Frederick non-profit is lending a helping hand to help the business rebuild what was lost. “Terrible” is what Cannon Hill Place Antiques shop owner Debbie […]
Puppies in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in Leesburg, VA?
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near leesburg.
Frederick Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 236 Incidents and 4 Crime Stories
Frederick Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 236 Incidents and 4 Crime Stories. During the last week, the place of Frederick reported a total of 236 crime cases. The highest number of incidents were classified as 'Other' with 49 cases, followed by 'Theft' and 'Suspicious Situation', each with 38 and 32 cases respectively. The same number of 'Arrest' cases were also reported. 'Assault' cases were slightly lower at 25, while 'Vandalism', 'Hit & Run', and 'Trespass' each accounted for 14 incidents. 'Domestic Related' cases were slightly less frequent with 13 incidents, and 'Burglary' was the least reported crime with only 3 cases. The data indicates a concerning level of criminal activity in the place, with a diverse range of offenses being committed. The high number of 'Other' cases suggests that there is a wide array of crime types that do not fit into the standard categories, indicating the complexity of the crime situation in the place. The relatively high number of 'Suspicious Situation' and 'Arrest' cases could also suggest proactive law enforcement efforts in the place.
New Equity & Inclusion Officer Appointed In Frederick County
She will take over in March. Tiffani Kenney, new Equity & Inclusion Officer (Photo from Frederick County Government) Frederick, Md (KM) A new Equity and Inclusion Officer will take over next month in Frederick County. On Tuesday, the County Council approved Tiffani Kenney for the post. “Ms. Kenney is highly...
Washington County deed transfers for Jan. 7-14, 2024
The following deed transfers, for Jan. 7-14, 2024, in Washington County are public record in the Maryland Department of Assessment and Taxation office: Residential: City of Hagerstown to Sven Alstrom,...
VA Leesburg's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
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