| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:07 PM
He knocked on doors in Ohio for President Barack Obama's campaign last year and is active in Maryland's Democratic Party, but Dave Kunes nevertheless opposes the president on what has become the central issue of his second term: whether to launch a...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 10:11 AM
It was the first day of Cher Lloyd's "I Wish" tour and the 20-year-old British pop star had been up all morning trying to remember the lyrics to the five new songs she added to her set list. Lloyd — who said the first tour date is always nerve-...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Cash flow coming from the Oprah Winfrey Network is poised to "accelerate," Discovery Communications' Chief Financial Officer Andy Warren said at an investor conference Wednesday.
"We are extremely bullish now on where OWN is," Warren said. "Oprah is in...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Calvin Montgomery Davis Sr., 92, of 11925 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown, Md., and formerly at Somerford Place, passed away, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born Monday, Jan. 17, 1921, in Rockville, Md., he was the son of the late...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Remember that "red line" President Obama drew on Syria and chemical weapons? Perhaps it's more of a dotted line.
At least twice since the president made the remark in August 2012 that the use of poison gas in the Syrian civil war would be a game-changer...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:38 PM
Victoria Melara, 104, of Hagerstown died Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, at her home. The family will receive friends Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. A graveside service will be Monday at 10:30 a.m. in Gate of...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 4:00 PM
After watching adults use remote controls to guide model sailboats around Hagerstown City Park’s north lake Sunday, James Engle said he and his younger brother, Griffin, got their turn.
Then James, 8, and Griffin, 6, headed over to a pavilion...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:19 AM
A Montgomery County elementary school teacher from Dundalk who was charged with possession of child pornography has now been charged with child sexual abuse, police said.
Lawrence Wesley Joynes, 54, of the 1900 block of Ormand Road, is charged with 14...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:45 PM
Raymond E. "Ray" Barnhart, 51, of Hagerstown, Md., passed into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior at his home on Aug. 1, 2013.
Born Jan. 15, 1962, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Eva Bihlear of Hagerstown.
Ray was a 1981 graduate of North...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Discovery Communications said net income rose slightly in the second quarter as its cable networks in the U.S and abroad continued to generate more revenue from advertising and distribution. Even so , Discovery reduced its guidance for the year, citing...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 12:04 PM
Maryland is investing a total of $350,000 into two Maryland technology companies, Gov. Martin O'Malley announced Monday.
The state invested $200,000 in SocialToaster, a Baltimore company that has developed a social media marketing system, and $150,000...