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Obamas To Spend Rare Weekend At Camp David Retreat

-President Barack Obama is foregoing his usual round of weekend golf at a Washington suburban military base.


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Md. Offers Town Of Thurmont $1.4M In Land Deal

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is offering the town of Thurmont $1.4 million for about 400 acres of land it owns.


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Thurmont Alert As World Leaders Arrive At Camp David For G-8 Summit

Some of the world’s most powerful leaders are in Western Maryland for the G-8 Summit. The meeting at Camp David in Frederick County will focus on the world’s debt crisis and the war in Afghanistan.


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G-8 Media To Set Up In Park Dorms Near Camp David

The State Department says journalists will work out of a National Park Service dormitory complex near Camp David when leaders of the Group of Eight leading industrialized nations meet at the presidential retreat near Thurmont May 18-19.


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Frederick Schools To Close 1 Day For G8 Summit

Frederick County public school students will have a day off in May because of the G-8 summit being held at Camp David in Thurmont.


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At 88, Thurmont Man Is Doing Foxtrot And Rumba

Jim Jeffrey has chasséd full circle, and it took only 70 years.


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Md. Food Bank Credits Community For Success

A group gathers a community’s food, nonperishable and monetary donations and delivers them to the Thurmont Food Bank.



Md. Shooters Take Aim At More Catoctin Park Deer

Sharpshooters are taking aim at more deer in Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont.


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Md. Funeral Home Director Works Way To Success

Death doesn’t scare Bill Buehrer. Since his teenage years, he has been in the business of eternal rest.


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Man Fatally Hits 3-Year-Old Son With Truck

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says a man has fatally struck his 3-year-old son with a pickup truck.