Frederick County Newswire

Frederick County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Frederick County, MD.

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  1. Proposed historic designation of Frederick Fairgrounds sparks economic concernsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Planning

    ... by Lisa Mroszczyk Murphy , a historic preservation planner for the city. But opponents, including the Frederick County Agriculture Society , which owns the property, contend the overlay will jeopardize the future of the property, both in its current ...


  2. After redshirting in 2015, EJ Donaue will compete for a spot for Maryland footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Testudo Times

    ... Donahue helped lead Linganore to a 23-3 record as an upperclassman, earning first team All-State and All-Frederick County awards along the way. He was a year-round athlete too, competing in lacrosse, track and wrestling. The 247 Sports Composite ...


  3. Laurel Park cooling down horses before racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... ding 17-year-old Taylor Leatherman. She's the daughter of Faith Leatherman owner of Winding Creek Farm in Frederick County, Maryland. Taylor is riding 3-year-old filly "Skiing in Russia," sired by 2008 Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner "Big Brown."


  4. Pet adoption drive takes place at area sheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Northern Virginia Daily

    The shelters, which include the Humane Society of Warren County, the SPCA of Winchester and the Frederick County Esther Boyd Animal Shelter, have waived both the adoption fee and spay/neuter fees for today only. Marcy Gallo, kennel director for the Humane Society of Warren County, said this is the second year that they are participating in the nationwide event.


  5. Son Charged in Dad's Death; He Told Police It Was SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | CBS Local

    ... CBS RADIO and the award-winning CBS Sports. High-profile personalities from [...] FREDERICK, Md. (AP) - The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says a man who told police his terminally ill father killed himself is now charged with first-degree ...


  6. To Our New Arrivals: Welcome to Fort DetrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | DC Military

    ... Fort Detrick is small in size compared to other Army installations, but we are the largest employer in Frederick County, with nearly 11,000 Service Members, federal civilians and contractor employees. The mission here is unique and has a worldwide ...


  7. North Court Associates, LLC v. City of Frederick Historic Preservation CommissionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Daily Record

    Administrative law -- Demolition and replacement plan -- Mootness We are asked to determine whether the Circuit Court for Frederick County erred when it dismissed North Court Associates, LLC's petition for judicial review of the City of Frederick Historic Preservation Commission's decision to approve a demolition and replacement plan. Read the opinion here: Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily Record subscribers who are logged in.


  8. Jim Russ' Weekend Traffic AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... Thursdays from 8 pm until 5 am the following morning and Mondays through Fridays from 9 am until 3 pm. Frederick County: REPAVING US 340 between MD 17 and Lander Road . This is a six mile stretch of roadway. One lane will be CLOSED weekdays from 10 ...


  9. Frederick County Named One of Top Digital Counties in the NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | City of Frederick County

    During her weekly public information briefingay, Executive Jan Gardner announced that Frederick County Government has received national recognition as one of the top Digital Counties in the nation. "I am delighted to share this exciting news because technology plays a key role in open government and helping those who live and do business in Frederick County," commented Executive Gardner.


  10. Clerk wrestles gun away from robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    Security video from a 7-Eleven store in Frederick County, Maryland shows an employee grabbing the end of a would-be robber's rifle and yanking it out of the suspect's hands. Joseph Layman admits he wasn't sure he would live through the experience, but says he wanted to fight for his life.


  11. Frederick County Wineries Breweries Distilleries Brochure LaunchesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | PRWeb

    Visit Frederick and the Frederick County Office of Economic Development have released a new brochure entitled "Wineries Breweries Distilleries" in conjunction with the launch of OED's new website, . "There's a new focus on Farm to Glass in Frederick and with this focus comes an obvious connection between economic development and tourism."


  12. Year Up gives youths a different path to jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Baltimore Sun

    Ja'Meia Jackson took part in Year Up Baltimore, a local branch of a national jobs training program for urban youth. Administrators of the program say the young participants have lots of ability but lack the social networks that could help connect them to employers or provide access to good jobs.


  13. New Mount Airy police chief introduced to communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the mayor said the new police chief is already part of the community and is working with the Carroll and Frederick county sheriffs. Mount Airy will begin to build its police force after the town council Monday night approved the appointment of ...


  14. Hogan pledges $229.6M for I-270 corridor congestion reliefRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Daily Record

    Gov. Larry Hogan announced a $229.6 million plan to ease traffic backups along the heavily-congested I-270 corridor and on local roads in Montgomery County on Monday. In keeping with the administration's efforts to advance long-overdue highway projects, Hogan unveiled $100 million in new funding for the I-270 Innovative Congestion Management Project to improve travel times throughout the I-270 corridor.


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    Monday Jul 18 | CBS Local

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  16. Frederick County Bancorp, Inc. Reports Results for the Second Quarter 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Business Wire

    )--Frederick County Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCPink Marketplace: FCBI), the parent company for Frederick County Bank ("FCB"), announced today that, for the quarter ended June 30, 2016, the Company recorded net income of $362 thousand and ...


  17. County Executive Gardner Celebrates Launch of Homegrown Frederick Agricultural WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | City of Frederick County

    County Executive Jan Gardner recognized a new agricultural website,, designed by the Frederick County Office of Economic Development to support the county's rich agricultural heritage and bright business future. "This unique website is a great way to support Frederick County farms and local products," commented Executive Gardner.


  18. Dirt bikes stolen across MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    ... had two of his dirtbikes, which were worth $25,000, stolen from his home. Protecting her family's safety, a Frederick County woman, who asked to remain anonymous, said thieves broke into a locked barn and took four dirt bikes. "There's definitely ...


  19. Recreation CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... three games and shoe rentals. Information: 540-636-3113 or . County fair The Frederick County Fair will be held July 25-30 at the fairgrounds in Clear Brook. The fair features a demolition derby, monster trucks, beauty ...


  20. Executive Jan Gardner to Hold Public Information Briefing - Thursday, July 14 - 11 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | City of Frederick County

    County Executive Jan Gardner will hold this week's public information briefing at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 14, to announce a new tool to support the agricultural industry in Frederick County.