| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
MEET THE CANDIDATES
When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 7:05 PM
Obamacare, same-sex marriage and marijuana legalization dominated the hot-button ballot initiatives before voters in a number of states on Tuesday.
A key component of President Barack Obama's signature health care reform law is on the line in a...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 12:33 PM
John Ellis "Bo" Blackwell, one of the first African-Americans to be appointed to the Baltimore Police Department, who overcame racism and enjoyed a 30-year career with the department, died Oct. 30 of respiratory failure at Sinai Hospital.
| Aug 25, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Sons learn from their fathers. Whether it’s how to throw a ball, ride a bike, shave or tie a tie, the lessons fathers teach can last a lifetime.
But how do those lessons change when a son joins his father in business?
Howard Magazine talked with...
| Sep 2, 2012
Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA
GREENCASTLE, Pa. — Scott Palmer and Jim Crumrine, with Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA, were recognized as agents of the month for June in the Greencastle office.
The award is given based on the number of listings taken, sales...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 3:55 PM
The late Garnet W. Jex, artist and illustrator, was a man of impeccable detail.
Of his 50 watercolors in possession by the Sharpsburg Historical Society, Jex's detail goes beyond his brushstrokes.
Vernell Doyle, society president, points out the notes...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Robert T. Brown, a retired Veterans Administration executive, died Aug. 25 at the Edenwald Retirement Community in Towson after suffering a fall earlier in the summer. He was 96.
Born in Jamaica on Long Island, N.Y., he attended the St. Paul's School...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 4:37 PM
George F. "Fred" Bode, 83, of 7219 Mountain Church Road in Middletown, Md., died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown, Md.
He was the husband of Joyce B. Bode, whom he married Nov. 7, 1947.
He was owner of Magnetic Energy...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Sue Boward, 76, of Fredericksburg, Va., died peacefully on June 4, 2012 at Mary Washington Hospital, Fredericksburg.
Born Soon Ja Kwak in 1936 in South Korea, she left war-torn Korea and came to the United States to attend college. After two years at...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 5:02 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — It sounds like a silver lining. Even if the Supreme Court overturns President Barack Obama's health care law, employers can keep offering popular coverage for the young adult children of their workers.
But here's the catch: The...
| Jun 14, 2012
The following area students were among the 127 students who graduated from Mercersburg Academy at the school’s 119th commencement ceremony:
• Elina Mir of Hagerstown, who will attend George Washington University.
• Kathleen O’...