| May 11, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Ober S. Herr Jr., a retired Carroll County banker and community activist, died Thursday of renal failure at his Westminster home. He was 87.
Ober Samuel Herr Jr. was born and raised in Westminster, where he grew up in a home on Ridge Road.
He was a...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:47 AM
Eight past, present and future Maryland Terps are among 88 players invited to try out for the U.S. women's national team next weekend at Georgetown University. In addition, 17 others with local ties were also selected to try out.
The Terps' list of...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Home sales in the Baltimore region dipped slightly last month amid concern about a relatively weak housing market nationwide.
The number of sales in Baltimore city and the five surrounding counties fell by 23, or 1 percent compared with April 2013,...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:04 AM
The Office of the State Fire Marshal says a propane leak in the basement of the business in northern Carroll County was the origin and cause for an explosion that injured two female employees Thursday.
The incident occurred at about 2:15 p.m. in the...
| May 23, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Standing over a large tub, Gary Moree sorted crabs and stocked his walk-in cooler Friday at Bay Island Seafood, preparing for the onslaught of Memorial Day weekend customers.
The cooler was stacked to the ceiling with bushels of Maryland and Delaware...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:55 PM
As rain continues to fall throughout the region, Carroll County officials were reporting that as of 4:20 p.m. Wednesday, 19 roads were closed across the county due to flooding.
Roads affected by closures included Johnsville and Hoods Mill in the...
| May 1, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Patricia R. Amass, a retired Carroll County educator and volunteer who focused her efforts on those living in Third World countries, died Monday of abdominal cancer at Carroll Hospice's Dove House in Westminster. She was 78.
"Pat defined the statement of...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:00 AM
As of 9:50 a.m., all lanes have reopened on southbound Interstate 83 near Cold Spring Lane after a fatal crash near the Pepsi sign, the Maryland Department of Transportation said.
A driver was ejected amid the crash, which had shut down I-83 earlier...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:38 AM
The Maryland vs. Pennsylvania boys basketball all-star game, which features Maryland seniors from various local leagues, is set for 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Harrisburg Christian Athletic Center.
Last year, the Maryland squad came away with a 117-105...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:45 PM
With one underperforming snow system having come and gone, a new winter storm watch is in effect for areas northwest of Baltimore for freezing rain Tuesday night into Wednesday.
The storm watch is in effect for northern Baltimore County and Carroll...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:18 PM
On the heels of a wintry weather system that dropped less snow than expected in the Baltimore region Monday, a new batch of storm watches were set for Tuesday night into Wednesday, with a quarter of an inch of ice possible northwest of the city....