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  • Ten Maryland schools receive National Blue Ribbon Designation

    Ten Maryland schools have received a National Blue Ribbon designation, the U.S. Department of Education announced Thursday, an award bestowed on the highest-performing schools in the nation or those with extraordinary success in closing the achievement...
  • For Allegany, a decline of industry, a rise in crime

    For Allegany, a decline of industry, a rise in crime
    The black metal bars on the front door and window at Kelly's Tavern mark how life has changed in Allegany County these past few years. Antoinette Kelly put those up in the spring, after someone broke in through the door, stole about $200 in cash, a bottle...
  • Postal workers protest layoffs, closures in Md., across U.S.

    Postal workers protest layoffs, closures in Md., across U.S.
    With rain coming down Tuesday afternoon, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings picked up a bullhorn and looked toward more than 100 people protesting proposed U.S. Postal Service cutbacks in Catonsville. "I refuse to take you for granted," he told the cheering crowd,...
  • James F. McDonald, retired ATF agent

    James F. McDonald, retired ATF agent
    James F. McDonald, a retired Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms agent, died Sunday from complications of Alzheimer's disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The former longtime Bel Air resident was 76. The son of a machinist and a...
  • James F. McDonald, ATF agent, dies

    James F. McDonald, ATF agent, dies
    James F. McDonald, a retired federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms agent, died Sunday from complications of Alzheimer's disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The former longtime Bel Air resident was 76. The son of a machinist and a...
  • Outsider Bartlett faces political challenge of career

    Outsider Bartlett faces political challenge of career
    When Roscoe Bartlett was thrust suddenly into front runner status in a topsy-turvy race for Congress in 1992, Republican leaders in Maryland arranged a meeting so he could get to know them. Maybe it was his ill-fitting suit, or his folksy demeanor, but...
  • Bear season again met with opposition

    Bear season again met with opposition
    Dawn over Western Maryland will break differently Monday for the 260 hunters who won the lottery to participate in this year's annual bear hunt. The adrenaline will be high, the air thick with the anticipation of trying to become the first man, woman or...
  • Firm charges schools to deliver Ravens but fails

    Leon Gaters was among a handful of students at Colgate Elementary who knew the school's PTA had paid for a Ravens player to speak as a surprise guest at an October assembly. When he discovered days before the assembly that no player would show up, the...
  • Police: Maryland Man Forges over $5,000 in Checks from Cumberland Goodwill EMS

    Police: Maryland Man Forges over $5,000 in Checks from Cumberland Goodwill EMS
    A Cumberland County man is facing theft and forgery charges after stealing over $5,000 in checks from the Cumberland Goodwill EMS. Police say Joshua Brandon Dail, 24, of Abington, Maryland, forged and cashed multiple checks at several different banks,...
  • Friday's high school football scores

    FRIDAY'S SCORES Phoebus 59, Warwick 7 Woodside 42, Menchville 3 Lafayette 49, Brunswick 12 Park View (South Hill) 35 Jamestown 28 OT Granby 45, Great Bridge 9 Western Branch 27, Norcom 13 Hampton Roads Academy 34, Chincoteague 7 Bishop Sullivan...
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    Actor William H. Macy, will offer a bit of Hollywood glamour to a documentary about his home state. According to the Cumberland Times-News, Macy is going to appear in the Maryland Public Television production "Our Town," which takes a look at...