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Child Injured After Falling Two Stories In Hagerstown: Report

A child in Maryland suffered multiple potential injuries after reportedly falling several stories in Washington County. According to unconfirmed reports, a 3-year-old boy fell from a second-story East Antietam Street window in Hagerstown, striking the concrete below and leaving him with multiple injuries. The report stated that the child fell...
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New Leesburg Mural Approved; 3 COPA Members Dismissed

The Leesburg Town Council on Tuesday night approved a new Black history mural to be painted on the wall of the Loudoun Museum building on the town hall campus. The council also voted to remove three members of the Commission on Public Art who stirred controversy by walking out of a meeting to prevent the panel from formally endorsing the artwork.

Loudoun Supervisors Clash Over Oak Hill Historic Designation

County supervisors’ vote to support a letter asking Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland to designate the former home of President James Monroe, Oak Hill just south of Leesburg, as a National Historic Site led to strong words at their meeting June 21. Supervisor Juli E. Briskman (D-Algonkian) was...

Dobbs Protestors Gather at Loudoun Courthouse

Around 100 protestors gathered at the corner of King and Market Streets in front of the Loudoun County courthouse in downtown Leesburg on Friday, June 24, hours after the U.S. Supreme Court reversed decades of precedent on abortion rights by overturning Roe v. Wade. The Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs...

Detectives Ask for Assistance in Locating Missing 16-Year-Old

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – Special Victims Division (SVID) are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 16-year-old from Olney. Stephanie Luna was last seen on Friday, June 24, 2022, at approximately 3 p.m., leaving her residence in the 3100 block of...

Rock Ridge continues strong play against Hibbing

EVELETH — Rock Ridge 18U head coach Boyd Carlbom was wondering how his softball team would fare Monday night in their Arrowhead League doubleheader with Hibbing. The Thunder were coming off a weekend where they played six games at a tournament in Bemidji, finishing with a record of 5-1. With two more games Monday night against the ‘Jackets, Carlblom thought his team might be a little worn down. That was...

Car Driven Into Tiger Sugar at Federal Plaza (Photos)

A driver lost control of their vehicle for unknown reasons just before 7:30pm this evening and drove into Tiger Sugar, a bubble tea shop located at 12266E in Federal Plaza, according to witness reports. There is major damage to the storefront, and witnesses tell us the driver was transported to...

NEW: Amazon seeks to convert Great Falls nursery into a greenhouse for Arlington’s HQ2

The greenery proposed for Amazon’s second headquarters in Arlington is so extensive that the company needs a greenhouse to keep it going. According to plans submitted to the county, Amazon hopes to convert Meadow Farms Nurseries and Landscapes (10618 Leesburg Pike) in Great Falls into a greenhouse to provide a “permanent operation to provide for the continuous maintenance of the extensive landscaping elements” at HQ2. The concept is called Project Wren.

Shepherdstown Vigil Organized After Overturn Of Roe V. Wade

Vigils and protests across the state were mobilized by organizations like Planned Parenthood and the American Civil Liberties Union following Friday’s Supreme Court decision that overturned Roe v. Wade. One such vigil was organized in the Eastern Panhandle’s Shepherdstown. This particular event was organized by Emily Baker, a student...