| Jul 23, 2013
You planted them. Now don't forget them.
New plants need special attention at first, until they have settled into their new soil and sent out the fine roots they need to anchor themselves and collect and store water and nutrients.
The plants' most...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 3:49 PM
A man was shot Sunday night in the Valley Meadow Townhomes off Virginia Avenue after a dispute with another male at a home in the development, a spokeswoman for the Washington County Sheriff’s Office said.
The shooting, which was reported to...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Hunting permit rules set for town reservoir land
CLEAR SPRING — Those who wish to hunt on Clear Spring’s water reservoir land during the upcoming season can do so only if they are residents or property owners living outside the town’...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:00 AM
I recently discovered that my 14-year-old stepson, who lives with us full-time, has been stealing, wearing, soiling, and hiding his toddler sister's pull-ups. I've found them after he hides them in his closet, which also serves as a general storage area....
| Aug 19, 2013
| 4:43 PM
Authorities have identified a man who was found dead Sunday in the 16400 block of Broadfording Road northwest of Hagerstown, but have not yet released his name, a spokeswoman for the Washington County Sheriff’s Office said Monday afternoon....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Lifeguards, Cullin Brown will have you know, do not laze around beaches, lakes and pools.
"There's a stereotype that we sit in the sun and tan," said Brown, a 19-year-old lifeguard at Rocky Gap State Park in Western Maryland.
State park lifeguards...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Talking on a cellphone while driving in the state of Maryland will become expensive Oct. 1.
That’s when officers will be allowed to pull over drivers and fine them for chatting while behind the wheel.
Although it currently is illegal for motorists...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 10:40 AM
A body found along Broadfording Road on Sunday has been identified as that of a 40-year-old Hagerstown man and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information about his whereabouts on the two days before the body was discovered....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Editor’s note: Taken from the Danville 911 records, the Police Blotter represents a history of the initial calls and the information used by the dispatcher to send officers to investigate complaints. It is not necessarily an indication of what the...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 8:16 PM
Thursday, August 29, 2013
St. John’s 5, Goretti 4
FREDERICK, Md. — Cassie Lavin scored two goals for St. Maria Goretti in a season-opening loss to St. John’s Catholic Prep on Thursday.
Taylor Blenckstone and Kirsten...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Bach Festival Society of Winter Park
Performances in the Visiting Artists Series are in the Tiedtke Concert Hall at Rollins College, 1000 Holt Ave., Winter Park, unless otherwise noted. Single tickets are $25-$60. Details: 407-646-2182 or...