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Police trying to identify repeat shoplifter
NewarkPostOnline.com / Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Newark Police are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who has been captured on camera stealing from the Acme in Suburban Plaza twice since May.
Ponies finish 91st annual island swim
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:25:23 PDT
— A morning thunderstorm stayed away, but a blanket of suffocating heat did not Wednesday at the 91st annual Chincoteague Pony Swim on this island off the coast of Virginia.Temperatures hit the high 80s, but the heat index was 104 by 10:17 a.m., when about 200 of the famous ponies began their...
Contemporary American Theater Festival review: ‘The Wedding Gift’
FrederickNewsPost.com / Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:15:00 -0400
“The Wedding Gift,” Chisa Hutchinson’s new play, cuts straight to the action with the marriage of Nahlis (Margaret Ivey) and Beshrum (Damian Thompson) and a ceremony that includes the presentation of a litany of gifts. The new couple enjoys seeing…
Baltimore police post dirt-bike rider photos, ask public for tips
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:31:27 PDT
Baltimore police are searching for a new group of suspects known by names like "Wheelie Wayne," "Money Muk" and "Pretty Thug."The department has begun posting images gathered from social media sites and asking the public for tips in its latest effort to deter illegal dirt-bike riding in the city....
Man-made oyster reefs in Choptank creek meeting benchmarks, NOAA report finds
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:42:00 PDT
As a Maryland panel prepares to decide whether to restart a stalled oyster restoration project, a similar effort in another Choptank River tributary is meeting early goals, a survey has found. A dozen oyster reefs planted in the Harris Creek in 2011 and 2012 are all meeting a baseline target, hosting...
Teddy Chipouras: ‘Rolling Hills’
FrederickNewsPost.com / Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:30:00 -0400
Teddy Chipouras sounds like the boy next door and that’s a good thing. Hailing from Lovettsville, Virginia, his voice is innocent and inquisitive, a charming combination of youth and sincerity. He’s so unassuming that you can’t envision him even stepping…
Police charge two Towson students in fraternity hazing incidents
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:32:25 PDT
Baltimore County police charged two Towson University students Wednesday in a fraternity hazing incident that left a 19-year-old hospitalized.Evan Palmer Francis and Alexander James Cantor, both 21, were charged with hazing and reckless endangerment. The university suspended the fraternity until...
LOCASH headlines Rally in the Valley festival
FrederickNewsPost.com / Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:30:00 -0400
“I love my boots broke in ... driving my truck across the railroad track … a fresh-cut field with a first frost on … my small town world, I love a country girl, I love a Friday night … the…
Man charged with robbing Pokemon catchers at University of Maryland
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:28:00 PDT
A 22-year-old man has been charged with robbing Pokemon catchers on the University of Maryland campus earlier this month. Javon Dominique Walker, of Clinton, is accused of robbing at gunpoint people playing the popular game Pokemon Go, university police said Wednesday. Four people were robbed within...
Talbot County signs to buy old Black & Decker building
StarDem.com / Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:19:00 -0400
EASTON — Talbot County Council has entered a contract to purchase the former Black & Decker facility located at 28712 Glebe Road in Easton.
Three from Newark heading west to fight wildfires
NewarkPostOnline.com / Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:30:00 -0400
Three Newarkers are headed west to help fight wildfires in the Rocky Mountain region.
From Freddie Gray’s neighborhood and beyond, bewilderment follows dropping of charges
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:58:31 PDT
From the neighborhood that bookended Freddie Gray's short life, there was a certain weary disappointment. From the presidential campaign trails, there came both disdain and dismay.Whether State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby's decision to drop all remaining charges against Baltimore police officers...
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