| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Washington County soon will be hiring someone for a new position within its Division of Emergency Services.
The county Board of Commissioners on Tuesday unanimously approved a proposed modification of the currently vacant emergency services coordinator...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 2:48 PM
The Costa Mesa Fire Department plans to begin its sweeping restructuring plan Sunday with the introduction of two ambulances leased from the Orange County Fire Authority.
The changes are scheduled to begin at 7:30 a.m. as the ambulances replace a...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 4:35 PM
It’s been 22 years since brothers Jimmy and Bobby Harsh joined the Maryland State Police, both earning awards and recognitions along the way. They celebrated their retirements with a joint party at the Potomac Fish and Game Club on Nov. 17....
| Feb 5, 2013
| 5:43 PM
Washington County will provide temporary medical support service to the Fairplay area and pay surrounding fire companies for fire response until a permanent solution is found for serving the 42-square-mile area in the wake of Fairplay Volunteer Co.'s...
| May 12, 2013
| 1:49 PM
A request to change the title and increase the pay of a currently vacant Washington County emergency services position to better align with the job’s responsibilities, and to hire a new person to fill the vacancy, drew mixed reviews from county...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 2:11 PM
An Ellicott City, Md., man died Sunday at a Virginia hospital after participating in the Tough Mudder endurance series in Berkeley County on Saturday, police said.
Avishek Sengupta, 28, was pronounced dead at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Va.,...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:27 PM
The death of a Maryland man who participated in Tough Mudder in Berkeley County joins a growing number of fatalities linked to similar obstacle course challenge events held across the nation.
Avishek Sengupta, 28, was pronounced dead at Inova Fairfax...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Second crime watch meeting set for April 9
WAYNESBORO, Pa. — A second meeting about forming a crime watch program in the Borough of Waynesboro will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, in borough hall.
The program in the second-floor council chambers...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 4:34 AM
There were memorable moments throughout 2011 in Elmhurst, Lombard and Villa Park. Whether it was snowflakes flying, a long-time city staffer retiring or a former …...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 10:44 AM
The Palos Fire District’s kitchen in station No. 1 is “on advanced life support,” according to Administrative Assistant Marianne DeHaan. With continuing budget woes making …...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 4:35 PM
In his 35 years with the Evanston Fire Department, Don Kunita has saved lives–he’s carried people from burning buildings and restarted the heartbeats of heart …...