| Jun 11, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Erik A. Bergman, M.D., 59, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away after a short battle with cancer, Saturday, June 9, 2012.
Born Sunday, Aug. 17, 1952, in Takoma Park, Md., he was the son of Arthur Bergman, M.D., and the late Liliane Brennwald.
| Jun 16, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Erik Bergman was a man who loved his family dearly, a man whose presence will be deeply missed this Father’s Day.
When Erik and Sheri Bergman married — they would have celebrated their 13th wedding anniversary June 13, just days after Erik&...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 1:27 PM
There were no tornado warnings last Friday night, when I muted the Nationals game around 11 p.m. I listened intently through my living-room window. A train, I thought. Definitely a train.
I should have known better. The warnings have been building for...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 6:06 PM
More than 500 Maryland moms delivered babies at home last year, but as such births become more popular, a dispute is brewing over whether to make the process a more viable option in the state.
Home births are on the rise in the United States with...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:22 AM
During this presidential election season, we Americans may not agree on everything. But one thing we do agree on is this: Only through democracy and open debate can we hope to solve our toughest challenges as a nation.
Unfortunately, here in Maryland,...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 5:22 AM
Authorities say a bank customer was robbed and shot outside a Takoma Park bank.
Takoma Park police say the customer was leaving the bank in the 1100 block of University Boulevard about 7 p.m. Monday when he confronted by the robber. The victim was shot...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 3:52 PM
On Saturday morning, Katie Morris strolled through the Waverly Farmers' Market with the patience of a regular, stopping frequently to inspect apples and granola cups over the rim of her glasses.
She's been coming here for eight winters, when the downtown...
| Aug 5, 2012
Knob Hall Winery
CLEAR SPRING — Knob Hall Winery in Clear Spring won two gold medals and two “best in class” awards at the eighth annual Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition July 14 and 15 in Haymarket, Va.
The winery won the top...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Thanks for entering the Montgomery County Fair Prize Giveaway Contest!
(You have 24hrs from the date listed to claim your prize by calling 202-298-1650)
Scott Mohnkran, Germantown, MD, Vampire Diaries Season 2 on Blu Ray
| Aug 18, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Lena Garcia Plakotaris, 94, of Hagerstown, Md., passed Friday, Aug. 17, 2012, at Williamsport Nursing Home in Williamsport, Md.
Born Jan. 29, 1918, in Clarksburg, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Maria Dolores Fernandez Garcia.
| Mar 1, 2012
| 4:46 AM
Not so long ago, Gina Sager set out to cure her patients by wielding a surgeon's scalpel. Today, her preferred tool is a set of two small brass bells connected by a cord — though these, too, require all the precision and delicacy she can muster....