Local headlines from D.C., Maryland & Delaware
Search Local Newspapers
D.C.-area forecast: Soggy Saturday, with a chance of sun on Sunday
Finally a bit of a drying trend late today and tomorrow.

With temperatures well below normal, groups prepare for more people to seek shelter
Thu, 28 Dec 2017 20:15:00 -0500
A blast of arctic air that was expected to linger over the Frederick region will make for a frigid start to the new year, according to weather forecasts.

Are your cabinets and carpet emitting chemicals?
Thu, 28 Dec 2017 20:45:00 -0500
We feel safe in our homes, but that can be a false sense of security. The threat I’m talking about is something we can’t see: indoor air pollution. The air in our homes and workplaces can be more polluted than…

County homes and businesses see an increase in property values
Thu, 28 Dec 2017 21:30:00 -0500
Seventy-six percent of Frederick County homes assessed in 2017 increased in value, according to the Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation.

Holiday closings for New Year’s Day
Thu, 28 Dec 2017 22:15:00 -0500
New Year’s Day is a federal holiday. The following is a list of closings and schedule changes.

Ron Engle Classic: Middletown boys push past Panthers in double overtime
Fri, 29 Dec 2017 00:15:00 -0500
MIDDLETOWN — Reese Poffenbarger had a chance to win the game in regulation for Middletown’s boys basketball team on Thursday in the Ron Engle Classic, but he missed a potential game-winning 3-pointer as time ran out.

How declining church attendance harms society
Fri, 29 Dec 2017 02:00:00 -0500
You may have noticed some new faces and fuller pews at church this Christmas. A welcome sight, to be sure, but attendance figures will return to normal all too soon. Unfortunately, “normal” these days adds up to fewer people than…

Why you should make end-of-life care decisions now
Fri, 29 Dec 2017 02:00:00 -0500
Modern medicine has developed the God-like power to stabilize the vital signs that spiral out of control as a person approaches death, and to then keep that person alive despite their inability to breathe, eat or drink. It wields this…

The lack of health research into marijuana makes it hard to tell people whether it is safe
Fri, 29 Dec 2017 02:00:00 -0500
In advance of the legalization of recreational marijuana sales in California on Jan. 1, there have been lots of debates over the details of the cannabis business. How many feet should pot shops be from schools or daycare centers? How…

Rock Hall to ring in the new year
Tue, 26 Dec 2017 12:24:00 -0500
ROCK HALL — Anyone looking for local fun to celebrate the new year might want to consider heading to Rock Hall.

Sheriff’s office to park mobile bedroom on High Street
Tue, 26 Dec 2017 14:02:00 -0500
CHESTERTOWN — The Kent County Sheriff’s Office will park a box truck, converted into a model of a teenager’s bedroom, at 400 High St. on Jan. 3 to display for residents warning signs of drug abuse.

EPD make arrests on drug, theft charges
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 09:57:00 -0500
EASTON — Easton police made several arrests for drugs, theft and domestic disputes over the holiday weekend.

Page 2229 of 3705 pages ‹ First  < 2227 2228 2229 2230 2231 >  Last ›