| May 1, 2012
| 6:40 PM
The prospect of building a new multiuse sports and events center in downtown Hagerstown took another step forward Tuesday night.
In a joint meeting before a large crowd at City Hall, Washington County and city elected officials agreed on a potential...
| May 5, 2012
| 1:43 PM
Although Hagerstown and Washington County took a big step toward funding construction of a multiuse stadium last week, some Hagerstown City Council members say there are details that must be worked out before the facility can become a reality.
| May 7, 2012
| 4:15 PM
(Editor's note: The author of this letter was a candidate for Somerset County commissioner in 2011. He approved sending his letter to Somerset County officials for comment. Two responses follow.)
With a thunderous roar like the sound of God speaking to...
| May 14, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Interest rates for bonds sold to construct a new transit center at Bob Hope Airport came in lower than expected, reducing the annual debt obligation by more than $1.25 million, officials reported Monday.
About a half hour later, the Burbank-Glendale-...
| May 17, 2012
| 5:34 PM
Members of the Harford County Council agreed Tuesday to hold funding for a large portion of the planned Emergency Operations Center replacement in next year's capital budget.
The plan to replace the building near Routes 1 and 543 in the Hickory area is...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 1:00 AM
Questions about Hagerstown’s proposed downtown multiuse sports and events center (MUSEC) have gone unanswered publicly for months, in particular those related to cost estimates for construction, property acquisition and management of the new...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 11:48 PM
Energy rates are going to go up … eventually.
However, for the next five months the power rates locally are set to stay stable before part of the rate goes up and the rest fluctuates monthly.
This would be the first base rate adjustment seen...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 7:52 PM
Paint Township supervisors won't get the $90,000 advance it requested from Windber Borough. But council members approved a measure Thursday that should allow police to continue patrolling the streets of Windber.
Borough council voted to release...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Maryland lawmakers are protesting a plan by the Obama administration to eliminate 450 federal jobs in Prince George's County, but it is unclear whether they will be able to reverse it.
The move to consolidate the Financial Management Services facility in...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 8:31 PM
PAINT TOWNSHIP — Angry residents demanded answers from Paint Township supervisors Wednesday night, but few people left the special meeting satisfied. Unless immediate measures are taken, it appears the Paint Township Police Department will cease...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Cambria County Commissioner Mark Wissinger said the county is committed to paying its half of the Cambria Somerset Authority's annual $650,000 debt service obligations. Cambria County commissioners have made a partial payment of $135,000 so far this year....