The Humane Society of Washington County says a dispute over the location of its annual Polar Bear Plunge is ending happily.
Those hardy souls taking a New Year’s Day dip in the Potomac River at Williamsport are finding some changes to the chilly event this year.
It appears some of the old ways of life on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal gradually will be coming back to Williamsport now that the National Park Service has announced plans to move forward with at least three projects on the canal that will re-create features of the former commercial waterway and enhance visitor experiences.
A Pennsylvania woman who drove an arsonist to several western Maryland locations where he set fires last spring is going to prison.
The western Maryland town of Williamsport is marking Independence Day with a Civil War twist.
Three Civil War cannons are back in Williamsport following restoration. The cannons mounted on historically accurate carriages were taken by horse back to Doubleday Hill on Saturday.
Maryland fire officials are blaming a mechanical failure for a fire that caused an estimated half-million dollars in damage to a downtown Williamsport building.
Hundreds of people are chilling for charity in Williamsport.
The town of Williamsport has received a $275,000 grant to build a visitor center near the C&O Canal National Historical Park.
The western Maryland town of Williamsport is getting state help in preserving its Civil War history.
Their smiling faces in black and white photographs posted on a Facebook page give no hint of the tragedy that claimed their lives.
Maryland’s oldest historic preservation organization has included the Potomac House in Williamsport on its 2012 list of threatened historic properties in the state.