About to graduate from high school without a concrete plan, Meisha Krutar was surrounded by college pamphlets when she heard a friend had joined the military.
A 1933 graduate of Maryland’s Hood College and her husband have left more than $640,000 to the school for the establishment of a scholarship fund.
Ask 6-year-old Faith Miller why the Spring Ridge Sharks swim team is different, and she’ll say it’s because of the games she plays and the fun she has.
Alex Sardi started her volunteer work at Frederick nonprofit Centro Hispano by folding clothes and answering phones. Sardi, a 19-year-old sophomore majoring in Spanish and art history at Hood College, has moved on to teaching English and, over the past few months, grant writing.
Italian astronaut Paolo Nespoli was a guest speaker Wednesday afternoon at Hood College. He talked about his experiences as a crew member of the International Space Station.
The Frederick County Tourism Council, Frederick County Historical Society and fair staff members, are bouncing ideas off each other to decide how to celebrate the 150th anniversary of The Great Frederick Fair.
Newt Gingrich says he’s down but not out in the race for the Republican presidential nomination.
As the Frederick bicycling community grows, so does the need for education.
Hood College in Frederick has opened a $10 million athletic center.
Frederick County police say they have arrested a man who illegally entered a Hood College dormitory and was found hiding in a women’s bathroom.
Hood launched an initiative to explore the role of portable tablet computers in the college’s academic mission last year, a program paid for by a grant from an anonymous alumnus.
Dozens of students from at least eight countries are gathering in Frederick for three days of mock United Nations sessions.