| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:27 PM
The death of a Maryland man who participated in Tough Mudder in Berkeley County joins a growing number of fatalities linked to similar obstacle course challenge events held across the nation.
Avishek Sengupta, 28, was pronounced dead at Inova Fairfax...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 8:48 PM
At one point Saturday, City Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va., was so overwhelmed with patients injured on the Tough Mudder obstacle course that it had to turn people away from its emergency room.
Two people who participated in the race in nearby...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:04 AM
QUESTION: I have these onion-looking plants growing. They don't smell like onions and they aren't bulbs I planted. What can they be and what should I do about them? Peggy in Falls Church, Va.
ANSWER: They could be a leek, but probably an onion. In any...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Even though the Western Maryland Blues Festival is celebrating its 18th anniversary this weekend, longtime loyals who have stuck with the music fete since the start were not hard to come by Saturday.
William Shanton of Martinsburg, W.Va., was at the...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 11:07 PM
It has been more than seven years since Roland Barvels, a former Aberdeen police officer, was killed in the line of duty in Iraq.
His widow, Cindy Barvels, has worked to move on from the tragedy and was surprised around Thanksgiving, when she was asked...
| May 18, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Teresa Lynn Sherrard, 45, of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died Saturday, May 18, 2013, at INOVA Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Va. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Berkeley...
| May 19, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Norman Frederick Brown, 62, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Friday, May 17, 2013, at the Julia Manor Health Care Center.
Born Saturday, June 10, 1950, in Baltimore, Md., he was the son of the late Norman Brown and the late Mildred (Fuestel) Brown....
| Apr 26, 2013
Illinois homeowners at odds with their community association have little recourse. They can try to resolve the matter with the board, or they can pay an attorney to do it for them.
Another option recently was introduced to the General Assembly: HB1293,...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Virginia (Magazzu) Lottig, 88, Somerset Pike, Jenner Township, died March 27, 2013, at Siemon Lakeview Manor Estate, Somerset. Born Dec. 6, 1924, in Belltown, Somerset County, daughter of Carmelo and Josephine (Mattaliano) Magazzu. Preceded in death by...
| Apr 2, 2013
Q: Since milk and cream are ultra-pasteurized I am having a hard time making ricotta and Greek cheese. Do you have any suggestions or do you know where I can purchase pasteurized (not ultra) milk or cream? I know raw milk is not sold in the U.S. I hope...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:16 PM
The Saint James boys basketball program has its new head coach, and he comes from a school with a national background.
After 11 years as an assistant coach at Montrose Christian, Dan Prete is ready to once again guide his own program.