Oakland

Hurricane Sandy Strengthens

Officials Attribute Another Md. Death To Sandy

Authorities say an elderly man in western Maryland died earlier this week while shoveling snow after Sandy spawned a blizzard that buried the mountainous region under two feet of snow.

11/02/2012

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Jeremy Conn: 14 Years Later

The 14 consecutive losing seasons is finally over and it feels like a huge weight has been lifted off our shoulders after getting our 81st victory.

09/14/2012

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Chen Strikes Out 12 As Orioles Beat Athletics 6-1

Rookie Wei-Yin Chen struck out a career-high 12, Matt Wieters hit a three-run homer and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 6-1 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.

07/29/2012

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O’s Lose To Oakland, 6-1

Yoenis Cespedes and Chris Carter hit two-run homers to back an effective pitching performance by Bartolo Colon, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 Saturday night for their ninth win in 10 games.

07/28/2012

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Garrett County, Coal Group Tackle Road Damage Issues

Garrett County officials are seeking the coal industry’s help in repairing road damage caused by heavy trucks.

06/13/2012

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Garrett Co. Business Buys HQ Building

A Garrett County company hatched in a local business incubator is spreading its wings.

03/29/2012

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Md. Woman Allegedly Drives Over Former Boyfriend

Garrett County authorities say an Oakland woman is charged with attempted murder after running over her former boyfriend and crashing his car into a downtown business.

03/26/2012

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Oakland Man Dies In ATV Crash

The Garrett County Sheriff’s Office says a 34-year-old Oakland man died in an all-terrain vehicle crash.

03/19/2012

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Western Md. Town Holding Winter Fest

The western Maryland town of Oakland is holding a winter festival despite a dearth of snow.

02/17/2012

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Western Maryland Autumn Glory Fest Begins

An annual rite of fall returns to Garrett County as the Autumn Glory festival opens for a five-day run.

10/12/2011

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Orioles’ Matusz Takes Loss Against Oakland

Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter was encouraged by what he saw in Brian Matusz’s return to the majors, even if the results haven’t changed all that much.

08/17/2011

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Mother Gets Probation In Newborn’s Death

An Annapolis woman has been sentenced to 18 months of home confinement for the manslaughter of her newborn son.

07/05/2011

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