| Jan 21, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Uncertainty over the economy contributed to a nearly 27 percent drop last year in venture capital funding for young companies in Maryland, Washington and Northern Virginia, the first decrease since 2009, according to a new report from...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:46 PM
On Saturday Jan. 19, 2013, Linda Lee Eshelman, 61, of Germantown, Md., died. She was the beloved partner of 25 years of Colleen Lanthrip; loving mother of Scott James Eshelman (Denise); grandmother of James Scott Eshelman, Sean Harrison Eshelman and...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Cake Walk Specialty Cakes & Pastries did not mark its first anniversary with a celebration, but partners Katie Martin and Kathleen Murray marked its second Friday with a ribbon-cutting and open house.
“It was a friendship that grew into a...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Geoff Bricker said one of the reasons he came to Potomac Walk on Wednesday night to meet newly elected U.S. Rep. John Delaney was so he could ask the Democrat why he left the private sector.
“He was making millions of millions of dollars,”...
| Jan 14, 2013
Eileen H. "Pat" van Breemen, an advocate for children suffering from learning disabilities and a Wicomico County political activist, died Tuesday, from multiple organ failures, at her Salisbury home.
She had recently celebrated her 88th birthday.
| Jan 2, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Members of The House of Representatives worked past 11 p.m. Tuesday night to pass legislation to avoid the “fiscal cliff,” but many area residents still remained unsatisfied with Congress on Wednesday.
“I think what we did was just a...
| 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...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 5:17 PM
John "Jack" F. Chisholm Jr., 77, formerly of Cumberland, Md., and living in Gaithersburg, Md., died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital in Rockville, Md. Arrangements are being made by Adams Family Funeral Home P.A., Cumberland.
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:07 PM
John "Jack" Freeman Chisholm Jr., 77, formerly of Cumberland, Md., and residing in Gaithersburg, Md., passed away Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital, Rockville, Md. He had been a resident of Homewood at Williamsport, Williamsport,...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Ronald Lee Webb Sr., 71, of Greencastle, Pa., and formerly of Montgomery County, Md., died early Saturday morning, Dec. 22, 2012, at HCR Manor Care of Chambersburg, Pa.
He was the husband of Mrs. Mabel Jessica Sudduth Webb, his wife of 52 years.
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Two local food establishments closed their doors Sunday, one a family-owned bakery, the other a chain restaurant.
Icing Bakery & Cafe, a family-owned store in downtown Boonsboro, closed Sunday, as did a Shoney’s restaurant at Hagerstown’s...