| Mar 14, 2013
| 8:16 PM
U.S. Rep. John Delaney, newly elected representative for Maryland’s 6th District, recently visited Kaplan University-Hagerstown, where he met with graduates, faculty, and one the area’s largest employers in an effort to gain greater insight...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:52 PM
If the four guys from Hagerstown Honda have as much fun on the sales floor in the upcoming year as they did lip-synching and swaying to The Temptation’s “My Girl,” 2013 should turn out to be a fine year.
Joined by several other spirited...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Editor’s note: This is one in an occasional series of stories about findings and recommendations in the Hagerstown and Washington County Economic Development Strategic Plan.
“Location, location, location” is an old real estate adage...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 8:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Slumping personal computer maker Dell is bowing out of the stock market in a $24.4 billion buyout that represents the largest deal of its kind since the Great Recession dried up the financing for such risky maneuvers.
| Feb 8, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Sara Jane "Sally" St. Clair, 74, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, after a long illness.
Born July 16, 1938, in Lewistown, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Jesse A. and Thelma M. Rowe.
She was a 1956 graduate of Hagerstown...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 4:27 PM
The Hagerstown-Washington County Economic Development Strategic Plan unveiled Saturday at The Maryland Theatre has scores of recommendations distributed through 80 pages, a lot to digest in one sitting for those who attended the presentation.
| May 24, 2013
| 9:50 AM
The CTA will waive a $5 fee for customers who obtain the new Ventra transit card in 2013 and it also will eliminate or reduce some of the controversial service charges related to the optional Ventra debit MasterCard account, officials said Friday.
| May 25, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Mr. Howard Scott Bell, 62, of Falling Waters, W.Va., passed away Friday, May 24, 2013, at Frederick (Md.) Memorial Hospital.
He was the husband of Lori Webster Bell, his wife of 16 years.
Born Dec. 15, 1950, in Longmont, Colo., he was the son of the...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 6:17 PM
Mary Ann Seacrist, 66, of Garden Lane in Hagerstown, Md., passed away Monday Jan. 7, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born Sept. 13, 1946, in New Castle, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Irvin L. "Pete" and Sally Lou (Parker) Cartwright.
| May 8, 2013
| 3:49 PM
About 30 jobs have been cut at First Data in Hagerstown as part of a restructuring of the company, according to a statement issued Tuesday by the company.
Company officials have been restructuring First Data, and that has led to a “difficult...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Stephen Vanmeter of Greencastle, Pa., who will finish school at Hagerstown Community College this spring, went to the Mega Job Fair on campus Friday to look for a full-time job in the information technology field that he could work while pursuing his...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 8:17 PM
University System of Maryland at Hagerstown senior Samantha Sines is expecting to graduate this spring so she’s looking for a job.
In preparation for job interviews, Sines participated last month in mock interviews with business people who gave her...