| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:28 PM
During the month of August, the American Alliance of Museums encourages member organizations to invite their representatives and senators to visit.
On Aug. 15, representatives from U.S. Rep. John K. Delaney’s 6th District office; Maryland U.S....
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:45 PM
Immigration, the farm bill and alternative energy were among the topics members of the agricultural community asked U.S. Rep. John Delaney about on Wednesday night.
About 40 people, including Maryland Agriculture Secretary Buddy Hance, attended the...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Washington Co. Commissioner candidate to make announcement
Rodney Pearson Sr., a Republican who is running in the 2014 elections for a seat on the Washington County Board of County Commissioners, will make a formal campaign announcement at 11:30 a.m....
| Sep 8, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Vice President Biden to talk about TIGER 2013 grant
Vice President Joe Biden will join Gov. Martin O’Malley Monday at the Port of Baltimore to talk about a $10 million Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery, or TIGER, grant to...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:10 PM
David E. Vogt, a veteran who served in Afghanistan, formally announced Tuesday that he will seek the 6th Congressional District seat during a stop at Morris Frock American Legion Post 42 in Hagerstown.
Vogt, a Republican, said he will run for the seat...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Delaney backs ‘political targeting’ bill
U.S. Rep. John Delaney, D-Md., is backing bipartisan legislation that would prevent “political targeting” by the Internal Revenue Service, according to a news release from his office....
| Jun 30, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Michael McKay, the President of the Board of County Commissioners in Allegany County, announced last week that he was going to run for the state’s House of Delegates from Subdistrict 1C, an area that encompasses parts of Allegany and Washington...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Visiting Washington County Monday morning, Maryland U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin stopped by the Mack/Volvo Powertrain factory north of Hagerstown as part of his “Made in Maryland” tour in support of quality jobs across the state.
Prior to touring the...
| Jun 18, 2013
As I read the June 6 letter to the editor by the Washington County Republican Central Committee, I was surprised by their promising new position on tax dollars. In the column, the local Republican party leaders clearly acknowledge the importance of...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Brook Lane Health Services held a groundbreaking ceremony Friday at its location off of Leitersburg-Smithsburg Road for its new Hospital Wing for children set to open in September, 2014.
The new wing is a 14-bed expansion to the institution’s...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 5:36 PM
The crowd was silent for the time it took Old Glory to rise up the sky-scraping flagpole Friday in Hagerstown’s University Plaza, where a celebration of Flag Day was held.
Detailing the history of the holiday, which serves to commemorate the...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Givens first off the blocks to fill seat currently held by Myers
Ray Givens, a Republican with a Hancock address, has filed to run in the 2014 elections for Subdistrict 1C, a seat current held by Del. LeRoy E. Myers Jr., R-Washington/Allegany.