| Jun 14, 2013
Post-stadium strategy: Go with the arts
To the editor:
Although the multiuse stadium project is appearing less and less likely, Hagerstown should still continue to push forward with regard to a particular cultural direction: the arts.
| Jun 15, 2013
| 9:18 PM
The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources has made a welcome announcement that it will invest $2 million to improve the connection between the Great Allegheny Passage and Point State Park in Pittsburgh.
The connector trail will bring the...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Top Democrats from the state will converge in Hagerstown on Saturday for an annual summit of Western Maryland Democrats.
And although Western Maryland hasn’t been a Democrat stronghold in recent years, party leaders said they were buoyed by...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:04 PM
Glenn Allen Lowery Sr., 69, of Somerset, died April 25, 2013 at his home. Born June 30, 1943 in Corriganville, Md., the son of Raymond and Martha Lowery. Preceded in death by parents; wife, the former Charlotte Ann Mayhew who died Feb. 6, 2011; son,...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Joseph E. Welsh, a retired Baltimore County public school educator who was also a hospice volunteer and Eucharistic minister, died Monday of melanoma at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The Oak Crest Village resident was 80.
"He was both my teacher and...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Williamsport Elementary School fourth-graders helped National Park Service officials open two new educational trails Friday morning at the C&O Canal National Historical Park in Williamsport.
Park Superintendent Kevin Brandt was among a handful of...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 8:47 PM
Ronald L. “Ronnie” Van Meter Jr., age 37, died Monday, April 8, 2013, at Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pa.
Born Sept. 4, 1975, in Cumberland, Md., he was the son of Ronald L. Van Meter Sr. and Bonnie J. Crusan Van Meter of Hancock and son-...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Peter Daly, 74, of Hagerstown, passed away Saturday, April 6, 2013, at his home.
Born Jan. 2, 1939, in Far Rockaway, N.Y., he was the son of the late John and Marie (Munzell) Daly.
Mr. Daly was a eight-year veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Carl Leroy Pepple, 73, of Hagerstown, Md., died Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born July 14, 1939, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Carl Richard and Viola Mae Monninger Pepple.
He retired after 33 years with Duvinage Corp....
| Apr 11, 2013
| 3:59 PM
Doris (Doey) Burkholder Glessner, 73, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away peacefully at her home on April 10, 2013, after a brief but gallant battle with cancer.
Born July 7, 1939, she was the daughter of J. Marlin Burkholder and Marie Landis Burkholder....
| Apr 12, 2013
| 6:08 AM
Cumberland Valley Photographic Salon
The juried photographic competition features work by photographers from Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, the District of Columbia, and beyond. Exhibit on view through Sunday, April 14. Washington County...