| Nov 30, 2012
| 3:43 PM
Community Action Council asking agency for $40,000
Washington County Community Action Council is asking the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development for $40,000 from its Rental Allowance Program.
The program offers monthly rental...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 4:23 AM
LONDON -- Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, left hospital Thursday morning, three days after being admitted for acute morning sickness.
She emerged from the hospital accompanied by her husband Prince William and was driven away by a waiting car.
| Dec 4, 2012
| 1:37 PM
As devoted royal watchers, the Ministry was thrilled with Monday's news that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their first child.
The only thing that would make Will and Kate more lovable would be teeny Will-and-Kate's.
| Dec 8, 2012
| 1:48 PM
A man and a woman died in a three-alarm house fire in southwest suburban La Grange early this morning, officials said.
The village's Fire Department received several 911 calls just after 1:30 a.m. about a fire at a house in the 900 block of South...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 5:30 PM
Georgetta Burdette Kelley, 88, passed away peacefully Nov. 4, 2012, at Sunrise Assisted Living of Leesburg, Va.
Georgetta was born May 22, 1924, on the family farm in Long Corner, Md., where she grew up strong, with nine siblings. She was an...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 6:36 AM
LONDON - The Regent's Canal towpath is a tough trail.
It is narrow, crowded, bumpy with cobblestones in places, and bicyclists often end up in the canal. There are narrow passageways under bridges, wide enough for one person, who must duck.
| Jan 17, 2013
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| Jan 1, 2013
| 8:27 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The addition of the antidepressant nortriptyline to conventional smoking cessation therapy didn't improve the chances of longterm success among male prisoners, Australian researchers have found.
Depression and other mental...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Robert Shipley Auerbach, one of the founding members of the Maryland Green Party and the party's three-time nominee for the U.S. House of Representatives, died Dec. 12 from injuries suffered in a hit-and-run accident that evening in Greenbelt. He was 92....
| Dec 30, 2012
Finding family-friendly DIY projects
What are some winter home improvement projects that are family-friendly? What are the projects that are safer for children to participate?
Painting is the most family-friendly project out there. And interior painting...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 6:38 AM
The theft of an iPhone ended with a man being stabbed on a train early Sunday morning in Kensington, according to police.
Investigators say the suspect stabbed the victim in the chest on a Manhattan-bound F-Train around 1:55 a.m. They say the victim...