| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:30 PM
An experimental Ebola treatment -- produced in the leaves of specially engineered tobacco plants -- saved the lives of three monkeys who were already showing symptoms of the illness, according to a report published Wednesday in the journal Science...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Mary Theresa Nipwoda, a lab technician at Aberdeen Proving Ground, did what she could to prepare for the 20 percent pay cut she knew was coming this week.
The Harford County woman, who earns about $67,000 annually, switched her prescription...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 4:55 PM
George Smith knew for a long time that Lee Jones had the three ingredients that make great flight instructors — personality, skills and a love of flying.
Smith, owner of Aero-Smith, a company that keeps corporate and private planes flying at...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 3:04 PM
The Top Five things to do
Friday through Sunday, the Rude Mechanicals Medieval and Renaissance Players bring Sophocles’ play, “Electra,” to the stage in Shepherdstown, W.Va. 8 p.m., Friday, June 28, and Saturday, June...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:12 PM
The Hagerstown Suns lost one of their biggest fans earlier this month when Gary DeWeerd passed away.
“I’m telling you, everything was planned around the Suns’ schedule,” said youngest daughter Christina Curry of Hagerstown.
| Jun 23, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Caroline Strite of Williamsport has been awarded a $1,500 scholarship from the Scholarship for Military Children program.
The scholarship was awarded at Fort Detrick in Frederick, Md.
She is the daughter of Charles Strite.
Caroline plans to attend...
| Jun 19, 2013
The Williamsport Community Band has been invited to perform Sunday, June 30, along with the Detroit Metropolitan Choir, for the Commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg.
The concert will be held at the Basilica at The Seton...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Mr. Irvin F. Stride, 97, of Frederick, Md., died Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Frederick Memorial Hospital.
Born Dec. 2, 1915, in Frederick, he was the son of the late Irvin G. and Grace E. Stottlemyer Stride. He was the loving husband of Eva M. Young...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 3:00 AM
New homeowner Steven Mazur and his new neighbors, Jesse McAllister and fiancé Heather Kurtz, are full of hope about their lives in the housing development on Hagerstown’s western edge.
So, too, presumably, was the woman who in summer 2006 bought...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Beginning Monday, Fort Detrick will redirect all traffic to the Rosemont and Old Farm gates in an effort to save operating costs, according to a news release from the city of Frederick.
With this change, Opossumtown Gate will be closed, according to...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:12 PM
Robert William Blair, 88, of Hagerstown passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va.
Born March 29, 1925, in Clear Spring, Md., he was the son of the late Russell S. and Vinette (Grush) Blair.