| Mar 18, 2011
| 6:57 AM
Washington County Playhouse will host auditions for "Brighton Beach Memoirs" 6 p.m. Sunday, March 27.
Auditions will be at the playhouse, 44 N. Potomac St., downtown Hagerstown.
The show opens Friday, June 10, and continues through Tuesday, July 12....
| Nov 5, 2010
| 11:54 AM
An NYPD police officer opened fire on a man Thursday morning, who they say threw a brick at a squad car after he was caught attempting to break into a parked car.
According to authorities, officer Matt Sobota was getting ready to start his 5:30 a.m....
| Nov 16, 2010
| 5:14 PM
Despite considered by many as offensive MTVs Jersey Shore is a big hit.
Now a realty TV show is being shot in Brighton Beach and the Russian leaders aren't too pleased.
Dozens of Russian leaders have expressed their displeasure to the Liftetime network,...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 7:24 PM
A casting company in Brighton Beach is looking for the Russian version of Snooki and The Situation for a new Lifetime series, and the protests have already begun.
A coalition of politicians, activists and community groups are sending a steady stream of...
| Dec 29, 2010
| 7:26 AM
Straphangers can expect near normal service on the rails and subways Wednesday.
Most subway service has been restored. The No. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 trains as well as the A, C, E, D, F, M, G, J, Z and R trains are all running normally. The Staten Island...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 11:57 AM
Aretha Franklin says she's recovering from a fall and will miss two free concerts in Brooklyn and an 80th birthday gala for Rep. Charles Rangel.
Franklin's office says the Queen of Soul broke ribs and has abdominal pain from Sunday's fall. Franklin...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 8:01 PM
Due to a Winter Weather Advisory downtown D, 2, 3 trains are running local at this time. Downtown A trains are running local from the Broadway-Junction Station to the Euclid Avenue Station. N and Q trains are running local in both directions from the...
| Aug 31, 2010
| 9:34 PM
If Hurricane Earl maintains its force and makes a beeline for New York, coastal neighborhoods in Brooklyn and Queens could be in trouble. With that threat in mind, Congressman Anthony Weiner (D-Brooklyn) has called on the Army Corps of Engineers to...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 1:34 PM
'Nellie Darling and the Legend of Nasty'
Nellie Darling and her friends are transported back in time. Nellie must keep a powerful book from the evil Boabahn Sith. For ages 10 and older. 7 p.m. Thursday, June 23, through Saturday, June 25. Maryland...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 8:06 PM
Just two weeks after a 16-year-old was shot outside a popular boardwalk restaurant in Brighton Beach, police officers are making their presence known.
"The presence here has increased by 500 percent and it's about time," said Russ Miller, a long-time...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 2:41 PM
Brighton Beach Memoirs
This comedy by Neil Simon is a coming-of-age story about a Jewish, Polish-American teen set in the Brighton Beach section of Brooklyn, N.Y., in 1937. 6 p.m. Friday, July 1; Saturday, July 2. Washington County Playhouse, 44 N....