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Franchot Pushes Petition for Post-Labor Day School Schedule

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot launched a petition drive this week to persuade lawmakers to delay the opening of public schools until after... Read Full Story

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Animal Shelter President Apologizes for Lack of Organization

In light of the recent tragic situation that contributed to the deaths of several abandoned dogs inside a Bel Air house- Allegany County Animal... Read Full Story

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Resident Gather for Bike Lane Meeting

About 70 residents attended a public meeting concerning the proposal to add a bike lane to a significant part of Frederick Street in... Read Full Story

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State’s Attorney To Consider Domestic Issues In Murder Case

WCBC News has learned that the victim of Tuesday evening’s fatal stabbing in Midland had several instances that may be related to domestic... Read Full Story

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City man facing sexual assault charges


On Wednesday August 20, 2014, Cumberland City Police served a Criminal Summons on Paul Harman, age 32 of Cumberland. ... Read Full Story

Car Crash on I-70 Sends Two to Hospital

On Wednesday at approximately 1:06 PM, troopers from the Hagerstown Barrack responded to a three vehicle collision on I-70 East in the area of MD... Read Full Story

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Canal Place Boat Ramp Still in Planning Stage

Planning remains underway for a possible public access boat ramp into the Potomac River that might attract more tourists and local people to the... Read Full Story

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Animal Control Board Expects Complaints at Meeting

Following two recent high profile animal hoarding cases in Cumberland and Bel Air, the Allegany County Animal Control Board is fully expecting to... Read Full Story

Meeting Scheduled for Planned Frederick Street Bike Lane

City of Cumberland officials have scheduled a meeting for this evening to hear viewpoints from citizens in regard to a city plan that would add... Read Full Story

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