Frederick County Newswire

Frederick County Newswire

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  1. Council rejects plan for reuse of ex-presidential retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Baltimore News

    The Frederick County Council has rejected a plan to turn a former presidential fishing spot near Thurmont into a drug rehabilitation center linked to the Church of Scientology. The council voted 6-1 on Tuesday against placing Trout Run on the county's historic register, The News-Post of Frederick reports .

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  2. Council rejects plan for reuse of ex-presidential retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    The Frederick County Council has rejected a plan to turn a former presidential fishing spot near Thurmont into a drug rehabilitation center linked to the Church of Scientology . The council voted 6-1 on Tuesday against placing Trout Run on the county's historic register, The News-Post of Frederick reports .

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  3. Over 1,000 citations issued to distracted driversRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Local law enforcement issued 1,271 traffic citations and 170 warnings to Frederick County drivers over a two-month period as part of a distracted driving initiative, according to a news release. The initiative, which was launched March 1 and continued until April 30, included members from the Frederick County Sheriff's Office, Maryland State Police and the Frederick, Thurmont and Brunswick police departments, the release states.

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  4. Frederick Woman Leads Deputies on Low Speed ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WFMD-AM Frederick

    FREDERICK, Md. A 30 year old Frederick woman is facing charges after she led deputies with the Frederick County Sheriff's Office on a low speed pursuit Tuesday morning.

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  5. Frederick police: Woman assaulted over views on unrest in BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    The unrest in Baltimore over the death of a 25-year-old black man in police custody has sparked heated debates, but Frederick police said one local woman paid a price for expressing her views last week. When city police got to the first block of West Seventh Street at about 2:45 a.m. Thursday, they found a 29-year-old woman with injuries to her head, arms and torso from when she was apparently jumped by two acquaintances of a neighbor, according to charging documents filed in Frederick County District Court.

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  6. Frederick Council rejects historic designation for Trout Run, a blow...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The Frederick County Council on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly against approving a historical designation for Trout Run, a retreat near Camp David, a stunning setback for a Scientology-backed drug treatment program that wants to open there. Narconon, which relies on saunas and the writings of Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard to treat drug addicts, needed the designation because the 40-acre property's zoning doesn't allow such uses.

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  7. 06/02/15 Slow Speed PursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | City of Frederick County

    On 06/02/15, the Frederick County Sheriff's Office was involved in a low speed pursuit through Frederick with a 30 year old female from Frederick. At approximately 10:15 a.m., deputies observed a Ford Explorer sitting on the side of Ballenger Creek Pike in the area of Manor Woods Road.

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  8. Public Help Needed in Identifying Macy's Theft SuspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WFMD-AM Frederick

    FREDERICK, Md. Public assistance is needed by the Frederick County Sheriff's Office to help identify several suspects wanted for questioning in a theft that happened at Macy's, located on Buckeystown Pike, in Frederick.

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  9. Maryland Funds Re-Entry Programs to Help Addicted OffendersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WFMD-AM Frederick

    The Frederick County Adult Detention Center received a grant from the state of Maryland for a program aimed at keeping addicted, non-violent offenders from re-using heroin after they are released from jail. Christopher Shank, the Executive Director for The Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention says eligible inmates will receive an injection of Vivitrol, a drug that blocks the euphoric effects of heroin.

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  10. Distracted Driving Initiative ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | City of Frederick County

    Between March 1st and April 30th, 2015, the Maryland State Police partnered with the Frederick County Sheriff's Office , and Frederick, Brunswick and Thurmont Police Departments to implement a Distracted Driving Initiative throughout Frederick County. This initiative was a collaborative effort to save lives and preserve the health of the citizens in Frederick County by enforcing the laws prohibiting the use of electronic devices while driving.

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  11. Man Pleads Guilty To Sex Abuse Of A MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WFMD-AM Frederick

    A 55-year old Frederick man plead guilty in Frederick County Circuit Court on Monday to sex abuse of a minor. Frederick County States Attorney Charlie Smith said Antonio Dejesus Casco-Giron plead guilty to three counts of sex abuse of a minor.

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  12. Macy's theft suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | City of Frederick County

    Frederick County Sheriff's Office is seeking citizen assistance identifying suspects wanted for questioning in a theft that occurred at Macy's, located on Buckeystown Pike in Frederick. On 5/18/15 at approximately 6:00 p.m., two female suspects were observed placing clothing into their handbags and leaving the store without paying.

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  13. Frederick & TJ High Seniors GraduateRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WFMD-AM Frederick

    Hundreds of families celebrated Monday as seniors from Frederick and Thomas Johnson High Schools received their diplomas. This week Frederick County schools will hold their graduation ceremonies at the Knott Arena at Mount St. Mary's University.

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  14. Reuse for ex-presidential retreat consideredRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

    The Frederick County Council is again considering a plan to turn a former presidential fishing spot near Thurmont into a drug rehabilitation center linked to the Church of Scientology. The board is considering on Tuesday a request from the church's real-estate arm to designate the 40-acre Trout Run resort for historic preservation.

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  15. 22-year-old finds niche in Dept. of AgingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Jessica Paguirigan, Volunteer Maryland coordinator for Frederick County Meals on Wheels, is on hand at the Frederick Senior Center on Monday when empty meal containers are switched with full ones so volunteers can pick up meals to distribute. At 22 years old, Jessica Paguirigan is probably the youngest person in the Department of Aging's Taney Avenue building.

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  16. Way to go! Frederick couple married 74 years and countingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... 16, 1940, and the two have been married almost 75 years. They recently won the Marriage Resource Center of Frederick County's Award for being the longest married couple in the county. The two will be honored at the group's banquet on Nov. 13 at the ...

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  17. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WFMD-AM Frederick

    The Frederick County Council is again considering a plan to turn a former presidential fishing spot near Thurmont into a drug rehabilitation center linked to the Church of Scientology. The board is considering on Tuesday a request from the church's real-estate arm to designate the 40-acre Trout Run resort for historic preservation.

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  18. Witness, alleged shootera s account paint murky picture of Sunday shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Accounts from a witness and the man charged in Sunday's downtown Frederick shooting painted a murky picture for police about the circumstances leading up to the shooting, according to documents filed in the Frederick County District Court. Frederick police officers arrived minutes after the sound of shots fired were reported in the area of West Fourth Street and Klineharts Alley at about 2:30 a.m. Sunday.

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  19. Frederick County Considers Reuse Plan For Ex-presidential RetreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... of CBS RADIO and the award-winning CBS Sports. High-profile personalities from [] FREDERICK, Md. (AP) - The Frederick County Council is again considering a plan to turn a former presidential fishing spot near Thurmont into a drug rehabilitation ...

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  20. County Considers Reuse Plan for Ex-Presidential RetreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... 1-855-212-4CBS Email: CNKinard@cbs.com Address 4200 Parliament Place Lanham, MD [...] FREDERICK, Md. - The Frederick County Council is again considering a plan to turn a former presidential fishing spot near Thurmont into a drug rehabilitation ...

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