| Nov 27, 2011
Baltimore's Union Square Christmas Cookie Tour is often less about cookies than it is about the houses that open their doors to serve them.
"These are Victorian houses, and they are almost always under construction or restoration," said Sylva Lin....
| Jan 20, 2013
William and Thomas Towson, who farmed the fields along present-day Joppa and York roads, wouldn’t recognize the community that bears their name today. Towsontown was born as something of a way station for farmers driving herds of livestock and...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 3:00 AM
A planned $300 million downtown redevelopment project in Glassboro, N.J., currently being completed by Sora Development, a real estate development firm that’s expressed interest in doing something similar in Hagerstown, has been well-received, an...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 5:33 PM
Robert E. Bruchey II, the former mayor of Hagerstown, has been hired by the Hagerstown Suns as Director of Sales, Marketing and Community Affairs, a team official confirmed Monday.
“(Bruchey) comes from an extensive sales background and brings a...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 3:33 AM
Scheduled meetings this week of the Washington County Commissioners, Washington County Board of Education, and Hagerstown Mayor and Council:
WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
County Administration Building
100 W. Washington St., Hagerstown
| Jan 14, 2013
| 8:05 PM
A presentation set to take place during the Hagerstown City Council meeting Tuesday has the potential to influence the vision and subsequent redevelopment of the city’s struggling downtown in a big way, according to a local attorney....
| Jan 15, 2013
| 6:28 PM
After a lengthy public discussion with an outside group of real estate development officials Tuesday night, Hagerstown Mayor David S. Gysberts and city council members spoke positively about the opportunities the group could present in terms of...
| Jan 17, 2013
A criticism often leveled at the past city council was its tendency to operate in a vacuum. A committee established to investigate reuse of the old hospital property, for example, felt it received little support, financial or otherwise, from the city....
| Nov 22, 2012
| 5:02 PM
Sylvia Ann Kretzer, infant daughter of Joshua and Jessi (Hammersla) Kretzer, left this life to join her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at the family home in Sharpsburg, Md.
Born on Nov. 15, 2012, in Washington, D.C., Sylvia is survived...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:28 PM
FREDERICKSBURG — Bay Rivers District schools swept Region I titles Friday at Loriella Park in Fredericksburg.
Grafton's girls placed five runners in the top 20 to earn a comfortable win over runner-up King George, while Bruton's Carley Shannon...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:17 PM
Each year the Hagerstown-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau selects a bobblehead to give away at a Hagerstown Suns game. Past winners have included both historical figures such as Clara Barton and Ulric Dahlgren, as well as contemporaries...