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Frederick County (Maryland)

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  • Overnight rains welcome, but spotty

     
    The thunderstorms that moved across the region overnight dropped some considerable rain on some spots, and little to none in others. The lightning, at least, provided everyone with some entertainment.The photo above was shot by Bill Stifler, our ace...
  • July redux ... heat and humidity return

     
    If you liked July's weather in Central Maryland, you're going to love this week's forecast. The National Weather Service is calling for highs in the 90s all week - straight through next Sunday, if they're on target.That would bring the......
  • Third of Maryland now in drought

     
    The new Drought Monitor map, released Thursday morning, shows that nearly a third of Maryland is now in "moderate" to "extreme" drought, with the most serious drought in Western Maryland. Southern Maryland and the Lower Eastern Shore are also struggling...
  • In for another soaking

     
    Looks like Central Maryland will be in the chute again as stalled weather systems to our east and west conspire to channel a few more days of tropical moisture, showers, rain and thunderstorms this way.With nearly 20 inches of rain......
  • Hopkins alums Rabil, Schwartzman receive MLL weekly awards

    Hopkins alums Rabil, Schwartzman receive MLL weekly awards
    Lacrosse Rabil, Schwartzman receive MLL weekly honors Boston Cannons midfielder Paul Rabil (Johns Hopkins) and Denver Outlaws goalkeeper Jesse Schwartzman (Johns Hopkins, Pikesville) were named Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week,...
  • McCoughtry, Dream add to Mystics' misery, 83-73

    McCoughtry, Dream add to Mystics' misery, 83-73
    WNBA McCoughtry, Dream add to Mystics' misery, 83-73 Baltimore's Angel McCoughtry (St. Frances) punished the Mystics for the second game in a row, scoring a game-high 27 points to power the host Atlanta Dream to an 83-73 win. McCoughtry, who also...
  • Francis Tiafoe wins Citi Open qualifier

    Francis Tiafoe wins Citi Open qualifier
    Tennis P.G.'s Tiafoe wins Citi Open qualifier Francis Tiafoe, 16, of Riverdale Park won the Citi Open Wild Card Challenge men's final by beating his friend and 17-year-old training partner Jordi Arconada, 6-1, 7-6 (7-3), on Tuesday at the Junior...
  • Here's one way to call the slots tossup

    The last poll I saw on slots showed about 54 percent of Marylanders still supporting a state constitutional amendment allowing the gambling machines. That support was not as large as it appeared to be eight or nine months ago, which fits a theory I have:...
  • Tea Party politician who gave John Waters a ride finds new book 'kind of shocking'

    Tea Party politician who gave John Waters a ride finds new book 'kind of shocking'
    It's one of those scenarios that would be hard to believe in a movie.  As John Waters embarked on the cross-country hitchhiking trip that is memorialized in his recently published book, "Carsick," a 20-year-old Tea Party-affiliated legislator from...
  • Maryland overdose deaths jump

    Maryland overdose deaths jump
    An alarming spike in heroin and other drug overdose deaths in Maryland has prompted what the state's health secretary calls an "all hands on deck" effort to investigate and treat addiction. The number of drug- and alcohol-related deaths in Maryland...
  • Brown, Hogan win primaries for Maryland governor

    Brown, Hogan win primaries for Maryland governor
    Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown claimed victory in the Democratic nomination for governor Tuesday after early returns suggested a landslide win. "It's about where we're going. It's about what next," Brown said in a victory speech as he led with three times as...