| Jun 12, 2012
On June 2, over 50 community members and dignitaries gathered to honor Barbara Sieg for her 25 years of service restoring and protecting the historic Whipps Garden Park Cemetery.
The event began with an invocation given by the Rev. Gigie Sijera-Grant,...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:36 AM
The body of a Virginia man thrown from a small boat on the Chesapeake Bay during Friday's powerful storm was recovered Sunday evening off Calvert County by Maryland Natural Resources Police.
Angel Giovani Ayala Cerros, 26, of Alexandria, was found near...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 5:09 PM
Richard P. Dansberger, 86, of Hagerstown died Thursday, July 5, 2012, at Golden Living Center after an extended illness.
Born March 17, 1926, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Emory and Ella Dansberger.
Richard lived in the Hagerstown area all...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:58 AM
The parents of Annie McCann, the young Virginia girl who disappeared from her suburban Washington home four years ago and was found dead in Baltimore, say there is a "significant new investigative lead" in the case.
Mary Jane and Daniel McCann plan to...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Maryland hospitals are buying more food locally, according to a new analysis.
Forty hospitals in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and Northern Virginia are now purchasing locally grown fruits and vegetables regularly during the growing season and nine...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 6:21 PM
The three recent high school graduates, in a Chrysler Sebring sedan, were coming home from a birthday party. The 55-year-old warehouse manager, driving a black BMW convertible, was returning from dinner and cards at a friend's house.
| Feb 1, 2012
| 7:05 AM
A Virginia lawmaker's push to get the governor to petition the federal Drug Enforcement Agency to reclassify marijuana as a Schedule II drug has failed.
The resolution filed by Democratic Del. David Englin of Alexandria was tabled on a voice vote Tuesday...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 12:29 AM
A judge will decide whether a Virginia man gets 25 or 30 years in prison for plotting to detonate a suicide bomb at the U.S Capitol in an undercover sting.
Amine El-Khalifi of Alexandria pleaded guilty in June and will be sentenced Friday in federal...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 10:34 PM
Phoebus 55, Kecoughtan 7
Woodside 27, Warwick 21
Alleghany 36 Bath County 7
Altavista 47 Cumberland 20
Annandale 32 Stuart 27
Appomattox 50 Randolph-Henry 6
Atlee 56 Patrick Henry (Ashland) 35...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 2:55 PM
A 66-year-old Virginia woman ate only Starbucks food for two years, and lost 85 pounds in the process.
Christine Hall of Alexandria, VA said she bought oatmeal and black coffee everyday for breakfast. For lunch and dinner, she ordered ham and cheese...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:09 AM
A Virginia-based group that waged a high-profile advertising campaign against a plan to expand gambling in Maryland has revised its disclosure statement to show it spent more than $755,000 to influence the General Assembly during its special session last...