| Jun 20, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Haven Shoemaker, a member of the all-Republican Board of Carroll County Commissioners, will announce his intentions for the 2014 election Monday at noon in front of the Westminster Branch Library on Main Street.
In a press release Thursday, Shoemaker...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:43 AM
Downtown Westminster, specifically the location of the Westminster branch of the Carroll County Public Library, was in the news 41 years ago this week.
The current site of the library on Main Street is the fulcrum of old traditional Westminster and is...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:20 AM
Carroll County Commissioner Haven Shoemaker announced his candidacy for state delegate in 2014 Monday in front of about 25 people outside of the Westminster Branch Library.
Shoemaker, a Republican serving his first term on the Board of County...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 8:26 AM
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office is seeking information regarding the theft of a wallet and credit cards that occurred on or about June 6 at Carroll Community College.
The Sheriff's Office released images of a suspect Tuesday in a press release....
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:35 AM
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office has arrested and charged two men after a woman's purse was stolen Thursday night outside of Westminster.
Police said that at approximately 10:55 p.m., a woman walking on the sidewalk from the Rite Aid at the Carroll...
| May 7, 2013
| 3:43 PM
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office said a deputy was taken to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma on Tuesday after his patrol car collided with another vehicle on Route 140 west of Westminster.
Master Deputy Matthew Wilson, a five-year veteran of...
| May 9, 2013
| 4:20 PM
The Knorr Brake company unveiled its new Westminster facility Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by Gov. Martin O'Malley and Knorr-Bremse CEO Heinz Hermann Thiele.
Knorr Brake is the American base of German-based Knorr-Bremse. It...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 10:28 AM
When it comes to spring color, Washington knows how to put on a show.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival blossoms each year to commemorate the gift of some 3,000 cherry trees from Tokyo to the nation's capital in 1912.
While the festival had...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 1:50 PM
A Baltimore County police captain was arrested at a St. Patrick's weekend sobriety checkpoint and has since been moved to administrative duty, the department said in a statement Monday.
Capt. Matthew McElwee, 43, of the Franklin Precinct in Reisterstown,...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Carroll County motorists traveling on Route 32 (Washington Road) in Carroll County should be aware that the flashing traffic signal at Kate Wagner Road south of Westminster will become a full-color operation before afternoon rush hour on Thursday, March...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 1:36 PM
On March 21, 1923, twenty prominent Westminster citizens gathered at the Westminster Fire Department on Main Street to receive the charter of the newly formed Westminster Rotary Club.
This month, about 70 folks gathered at McDaniel College for a special...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
* Her second consecutive Class 3A state title in the 1,600 meters completed a perfect season in the event
* Finished second in the 800 and ran on the seventh-place 1,600 relay team at the state meet
* Accounted for 20 of...