| Dec 26, 2010
| 4:22 PM
The winter storm warning remains in effect for the Baltimore region, with a steady shower of flurries beginning around 10 or 11 a.m., according to the National Weather Service. At about 8: 15 a.m., the leading edge of the snow......
| Aug 17, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Rembrandt theft and recovery still a headscratcher...
| Aug 26, 2010
| 11:13 AM
An armed woman wearing a mask robbed the First National Bank of Fredericksburg in Lebanon this morning. The suspect, described by police as being a white female, about 5'5, with a thin build, wearing a dark blue or black hoody, a gray knit mask and...
| Sep 3, 2010
| 9:58 AM
North Lebanon Police arrested two women Thursday, September 2nd on charges related to a bank robbery. Ashley Erin Westbrook and Jennifer Ashley Sando were involved in the August 26th robbery at the First National Bank of Fredericksburg. Westbrook was...
| Sep 17, 2010
| 7:12 PM
Cobin Burrell, a 31-year-old Johns Hopkins Hospital worker, had the task of cleaning blood from Room 873, where a man killed his ailing mother, then himself after shooting a doctor.
The assignment didn't bother him. "I've seen it on the street a lot of...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 6:03 AM
Hurricane Irene is headed toward the East Coast and the American Red Cross is mobilizing disaster workers and equipment along much of the eastern seaboard to help those in the path of this powerful storm. In preparation for the arrival of Hurricane...
| Sep 8, 2011
The heavy hand of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service landed on 11-year-old Skylar Capo and her mom in June, after an agent happened to spot Skylar holding a baby woodpecker in her hands at a Lowes home improvement store in Fredericksburg, Va. Actually,...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 1:47 PM
It was Wednesday, April 12, 1961, and I stood in my gym shorts on the Costa Mesa High School athletic field.
What could possibly cause me to recall such a trifling memory 50 years later?
I remember that day because of a historic milestone associated...
| Apr 10, 2011
Ken Burns, whose landmark documentary on the Civil War established him as one of its quintessential authorities, thinks there's no better way to get a sense of the Civil War than to visit its battlefields, museums and national parks.
"When we go to Civil...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 9:47 PM
Midway between Washington and Richmond, this town on the Rappahannock River was fought over and around repeatedly. There are four different battlefields and related historic sites at the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields Memorial...
| Apr 13, 2011
| 3:44 AM
State lawmakers turned their focus to the boundaries of Virginia's 11 congressional districts briefly Tuesday before heading home for a nearly two-week break.
The House of Delegates passed maps put forward by Del. Bill Janis, R-Henrico, early Tuesday,...