| Sep 23, 2011
| 5:24 PM
Some of the towns along its towpath were settled more that two centuries ago and the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal itself is 180 years old, so what will the Canal Towns Partnership change for those communities and the millions of visitors who hike or bike...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 3:21 PM
After months of anticipation, three Maryland national parks have had their grant applications accepted, and the National Park Foundation is giving the parks a total of $39,700 toward improvements and learning projects.
According to a press release, the...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 3:47 PM
Allegany County youths who attend Hancock Middle-Senior High School might find themselves returning to school in their home county.
Allegany County schools officials are considering ending an arrangement that allows 50 students who live in the Little...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 3:48 PM
A confirmed case of epizootic hemorrhagic disease was discovered in a white-tailed deer in the Williamsport area in late summer, and other cases have been reported in the Clear Spring area, according to a Maryland Department of Natural Resources official....
| Dec 10, 2011
| 8:10 PM
Fence creates obstacle for pedestrians downtown
To the editor:
Please reference The Herald-Mail front page article of Nov. 13, 2011, wherein the lack of pedestrian traffic was mentioned as contributing to the demise of businesses in the downtown...
| Dec 13, 2011
Western Maryland wants Joe Krysztoforski
To the editor:
I'm writing in regard to the Nov. 17, "On The Campaign Trail" about Roscoe Bartlett's sparse fundraising as an indication that he may not run, and 'in response to a letter published, on Nov. 5...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:08 PM
A state prison inmate who died last week after being found unresponsive in his cell at North Branch Correctional Institution died from strangulation, Maryland State Police said in a press release Monday.
Lewis J. Thompson Jr., 57, was found...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 12:50 PM
David S. Jr. and Lynn T. Fazenbaker, Addison, are celebrating 25 years of marriage.
David and the former Lynn Drelick were married Dec. 27, 1986, in Warminster. Dave is a native of Addison. Lynn was born in Providence, R.I. and moved to Bucks County in...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 2:54 PM
Director of minstrel show expresses gratitude
To the editor:
I would like to take this opportunity to thank the volunteers, both in front of the footlights and behind the scenes, who participated in our 76th annual Hobo Minstrel Show. What a wonderful...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 3:07 PM
Money and marriage are on the minds of Washington County’s state lawmakers heading to Annapolis.
So are foreclosed properties, virtual schools, petition privacy, parole and probation violators, and Washington County’s proposed senior center....
| Jan 8, 2012
| 12:25 PM
A new Washington County candidate for Congress
Wednesday was lively in Maryland’s 6th District Congress race.
John Delaney officially became a Democratic candidate.
Republican State Sen. David R. Brinkley committed to running, then filed on...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 4:55 PM
Allegany County Public Schools will continue to allow 17 high schoolers from the Little Orleans area to attend Hancock Middle-Senior High School next school year, but will no longer pay for middle-schoolers to go to the Hancock school, Allegany schools...