| Jan 14, 2013
| 9:02 PM
Jeannette Elizabeth Fritz, 94, of 13715 Village Mill Drive, Maugansville, Md., and formerly of Smithsburg, Md., passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at Charlotte’s Home in Maugansville.
Born Sunday, May 26, 1918, in Westminster, Md., she was the...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 12:15 PM
The third wet winter weather system to pass through Maryland in a week was expected to add to the young season's snow tally Saturday, but a late start and some drier air could make it difficult except in areas north and west of Baltimore. Snow was...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Carroll County Public Schools Superintendent Stephen Guthrie will be the featured speaker at a Family Forum hosted by the CCPS Parent Guides group on Monday, Jan. 7, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., at the Board of Education offices, 125 N. Court St., Westminster....
| Dec 29, 2012
| 4:36 PM
For many Carroll residents, a visit to the Pleasant Valley Christmas Train Garden is a touchstone of the holiday season that brings them back year after year.
And each year for the past 30 years, there have been others who discover the garden's magic...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 7:56 PM
When he was a kid, just 12 or 13 years old, Thomas C. Newcomer spent time working in the orchards of his hometown of Smithsburg.
A few years before that, Newcomer, now 51, caught the giving bug.
While working with his grandfather on the family farm,...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 1:19 PM
The publisher of The Daily Record announced Thursday that a former editor at several Maryland newspapers will become editor of the Baltimore-based business and legal affairs newspaper on Jan. 14.
David B. Simon, 36, will replace Tom Linthicum, who...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 7:21 AM
Maryland State police have charged David M. Montgomery with murder after a Westminster man was found dead early Saturday morning.
Montgomery, 28, of no fixed address, was charged with first- and second-degree murder, and taken to the Carroll County...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 7:56 AM
An Easter egg hunt will be held April 7, at 10 a.m., at Winters Mill High School, 560 Gorsuch Road, Westminster. Face painting, crafts, magic tricks and more. Tickets are $10, with proceeds benefiting Carroll Hospice. 410-871-...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Pool supplier NAMCO LCC is closing four Maryland locations, the company announced Friday.
The stores, in Glen Burnie, Perry Hall, Westminster and Frederick, will close after their inventory is sold. Deep discounts will be offered on inventory...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 3:36 PM
Five Hagerstown Community College students recently won awards during the Maryland Society of Radiologic Technologies Student Essay Competition.
In this year's essay competition, four HCC students won the top awards, and one HCC student was awarded...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 5:30 PM
Two juveniles were arrested in the burning of a wooden cross in the driveway of a Westminster home late Sunday night, according to the Carroll County Sheriff's Office.
Detectives and representatives of the Fire Marshall's Office responded to the 500...