| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:30 AM
| Jul 23, 2013
| 9:52 AM
This week's free Roxbury Bandshell concert is to feature local polka band Rosie and the Jammers.
The concert is scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. July 28. It is an all-ages show.
Members of Rosie and the Jammers include Rosie Sida, Brian Anater, Eric...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Shippensburg man charged with DUI
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — A Shippensburg, Pa., man was charged with driving under the influence and drug-related counts Aug. 25 after a traffic stop in Greene Township, Pa., Pennsylvania State Police said.
| Aug 19, 2013
| 6:53 PM
A medevac helicopter was called to the Maryland Correctional Training Center on Roxbury Road south of Hagerstown following a report of an inmate being stabbed Monday night, according to a Washington County 911 dispatcher.
The call came in at 9:06 p.m.,...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Suddenly and inexplicably one August night in 2011, the steel door of Steven Gabriel's jail cell at the Baltimore City Detention Center was unlocked and opened, according to documents he filed in state and federal court. Someone with a "flip-out pocket...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:07 PM
A state prison investigative unit is probing the stabbing of an inmate Monday night at the Maryland Correctional Institution-Hagerstown, a prison system spokesman said Tuesday.
Mark Vernarelli, a spokesman for the Maryland Department of Public Safety and...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:30 PM
| Jun 23, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Three members of Washington County’s delegation to the Maryland General Assembly have been named to a joint commission to study safety and security issues in the state’s correctional facilities in the wake of a scandal at the Baltimore City...
| Jun 23, 2013
What is it about real estate that often brings out the worst in people? Robert Frost famously mused in verse about why his New Hampshire neighbor was so determined to fence his property off when natural forces and common sense conspired against the idea....
| Jun 20, 2013
| 8:19 AM
Words fascinated — intoxicated — Hugh Rawson. He loved their derivation, the way they change in meaning over time, their role as curses, their use to camouflage meanings. Rawson wrote five books of quotations, and several other books about...