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Fallen Aetna firefighter ‘so loved fighting fire’
NewarkPostOnline.com / Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:30:00 -0400
Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder Co. is mourning one of its own, a veteran firefighter who died while battling a blaze in Wilmington early Saturday morning.

A tale of two neighborhoods: How a new residential development is changing downtown Frederick
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 24 Sep 2016 22:30:00 -0400
For 16 years, Carol Heatherly has called a 1,200-square-foot, two-story house with faded white siding on East Fifth Street her home.

Talking dogs: Meeting strangers can bring out the growls
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 24 Sep 2016 20:30:00 -0400
Q: When walking Jonas, my male shepherd mix, we sometimes meet people who want to pet him. Sometimes he is OK with a stranger petting him, but sometimes he growls. Yesterday he snapped at a very nice man. How do…

Laundry room fire evacuates Extended Stay in Columbia
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:17:00 PDT
Howard County fire officials say a fire in a laundry room led to the evacuation of Extended Stay America hotel and rental suites in Columbia. No one was injured in the blaze, which was reported at about 10:30 p.m. Friday in the 8800 block of Stanford Blvd. Fire and rescue units responded to an...

World War II vet awarded Bronze Star
StarDem.com / Sun, 25 Sep 2016 04:00:00 -0400
EASTON — A retired Talbot County school teacher at last has discovered the truth about her late father and received his posthumous Bronze Star and other awards Tuesday, Sept. 13, during a special ceremony sponsored by the Military Order of…

Fallen Aetna firefighter ‘so loved fighting fire’
NewarkPostOnline.com / Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:30:00 -0400
Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder Co. is mourning one of its own, a veteran firefighter who died while battling a blaze in Wilmington early Saturday morning.

City Notes: Historian helps turn Mount Olivet’s no into a yes on Taney bust
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:45:00 -0400
All hail Chris Haugh, the man responsible for making the Mount Olivet Cemetery board of directors rethink its initial “no” on taking the Roger Brooke Taney bust.

‘Me & Pops’ seminar hopes to connect black sons and fathers, build a research relationship
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 24 Sep 2016 15:00:00 PDT
In a recreation center in downtown Baltimore on Saturday, health researchers and a former University of Maryland basketball player began a task many consider herculean: improving relationships between Baltimore's young black men and their fathers. "There's a breakdown of family structure in Baltimore....

Reloaded Oakdale falls in volleyball tournament final
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:15:00 -0400
She acknowledged that her volleyball team needed to work on its serve receive.

Finding listening ears at Villa Maria mental health clinic
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 24 Sep 2016 23:00:00 -0400
How to donate to the Unity Campaign The Unity Campaign for Frederick County is a fundraising effort in September involving 19 local nonprofits. The campaign is focused on helping people with basic needs and at-risk children and youth. To find…

Police seek input as department plans release of certain discipline data
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:34:00 PDT
Baltimore police plan to post civilian complaint, use-of-force and possibly other disciplinary data online within the next few months. Commissioner Kevin Davis announced the initiative at a public planning session Saturday, where several dozen patrol officers, technical experts and residents gathered...

Union representing bus drivers seeks influence on BaltimoreLink plans
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:24:05 PDT
The city's transit workers union says that when it comes to redesigning Baltimore's bus routes, input is needed from a group of people intimately familiar with the transportation system — the drivers.So on Saturday, the union offered it.A 67-page report, "A People's Alternative to BaltermoreLink,"...

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