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Man Arrested After Striking Patron In Face With Beer Bottle

A Frederick man is arrested after police say he struck a bar patron in the face with a glass beer bottle.


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Doctor Denies Charges In Federal Drug Conspiracy Case

A former Frederick physician has pleaded not guilty to federal narcotics and fraud charges.


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Body Cameras Among Frederick Police Chief’s Priorities

The new police chief in Frederick says his priorities include reducing violent crime and investigating gang activity.


BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 03: A skype logo is seen at the Microsoft pavilion during the second day of the Mobile World Congress 2015 at the Fira Gran Via complex on March 3, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. The annual Mobile World Congress hosts some of the wold's largest communication companies, with many unveiling their latest phones and wearables gadgets.  (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

City Council Considers Rules For Meeting By Skype

The Frederick Board of Aldermen is drafting rules for allowing members to participate in meetings by video or telephone.


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Former Baltimore Nurse Gets Creative In Her Encore Careers

As baby boomers retire in record numbers from jobs many have held for decades, they are turning to second or what are often called ‘encore’ careers as work options.


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Virginia Police Chief Picked To Lead Department in Maryland

Mayor Randy McClement has chosen the police chief in Portsmouth, Virginia, to lead the Frederick Police Department in Maryland.


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Tests Link Gun Used At Frederick High To Other Shootings

A prosecutor says ballistics test show that the gun used in the Frederick High School shooting earlier this year is linked to other reports of shots fired in the city.



Frederick Doctor Who Moved To Ecuador Indicted By Grand Jury

A former Frederick doctor who relocated to South America after being accused by a state medical board of prescribing high dosages of OxyContin has returned to the U.S. and been indicted by a federal grand jury.


CLEARWATER, FL - NOVEMBER 16:  A cross sits on top of the new Scientology Flag Building on November 16, 2013 in Clearwater, Florida.   Construction of the 377,000-square-foot center began in 1999 and cost more than $40 million dollars to complete.   (Photo by Tim Boyles/Getty Images)

Scientologists Appealing Rejection Of Drug Rehab Center Plan

Lawyers for a Scientology-affiliated drug rehab facility are appealing a Frederick County Council vote that rejected a plan to turn a former presidential fishing spot into a Narconon drug rehabilitation center.


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Frederick Film Festival Focuses On International Short Films

The Frederick Film Festival is putting on shorts this summer.


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Black Bear Sightings In Md. Neighborhoods Increase

A number of bear sightings in just the last few days around Maryland. The large animals–seen in several residential neighborhoods–and that’s putting some people on edge.


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Doctor With Rape Conviction Settles Civil Suit

A doctor who got a Maryland medical license despite a 1987 Florida rape conviction has settled a civil lawsuit alleging he molested a female patient.