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Cumberland Maryland

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Judge Won’t Block Western Md. Student Transfers

A judge in Cumberland has refused to block the transfer of 24 students from schools in Hancock to Cumberland.


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Western Md.’s Canal Place May Expand Its Reach

Managers of a site featuring shops, restaurants and historical attractions in Cumberland are looking to expand the project’s reach.


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Water Main Break Floods Part Of Cumberland

A neighborhood in Cumberland is mopping up from a flood caused by a broken water main.


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Western Md. Center For Mentally Disabled Closing

A state-run center for intellectually disabled adults in Cumberland is closing after 33 years of


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71-Year-Old Abducted From Frostburg Home

Police are looking for a Frostburg man who allegedly abducted a 71-year-old man during a robbery attempt.


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Man Charged With Thefts From Cars In Ocean City

Ocean City police say a complaint about a suspicious person led to the arrest of a man they say stole items from unlocked vehicles in the resort.


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Snow And Sleet Hit Western Md. Mountains

Authorities say ice and sleet are making driving treacherous in the mountains of far western Maryland.


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Pa. Group Drops Offer For Cumberland, Md., Land

A conservation group is withdrawing its offer to buy nearly 3,900 acres owned by the city of Cumberland in neighboring Pennsylvania.



Md. Inmate Sentenced For Killing Girls’ Murderer

A Maryland state prison inmate is serving 10 more years for killing a cellmate who murdered two adolescent girls.