From a hunter's perspective, August is an engaging month.
NEW YORK (AP) — A man suspected of placing two devices that looked like pressure cookers in a New York City subway station on Friday, causing an evacuation and snarling the morning commute, has been apprehended, police said.
CUMBERLAND — The sound of revved engines echoed through the city and on down to Allegany College of Maryland on Friday morning, as bikers from all over rode in remembrance of 911.
The Press-Republican visits historic site for anniversary celebration
FROSTBURG — The Maryland Board of Public Works approved a $1.8 million Bay Restoration Fund grant for the city of Frostburg to continue work on a combined sewer overflow project.
BETHEL, N.Y. (AP) — They helicoptered over crowds into the Woodstock festival and hiked in past abandoned cars. They danced at dawn on a muddy hillside and dodged drenching rain. They barely slept, phoned Mom to say they were OK and marveled at their sheer numbers. They left behind sodden so…
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Peter Fonda, the son of a Hollywood legend who became a movie star in his own right both writing and starring in counterculture classics like "Easy Rider," has died. His family says in a statement that Fonda died Friday morning at his home in Los Angeles. He was 79.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jeffrey Epstein's prison death has been confirmed a suicide by hanging, the medical examiner's office said Friday.
TASIILAQ, Greenland (AP) — Greenlanders are giving Donald Trump the cold shoulder.
About 200 motorcyclists made their way through Cumberland Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, on America's 911 Ride. Riders left Somerset County at 6:45 a.m. and made a stop at Allegany College of Maryland before continuing on to the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia. On Saturday, the bikes go on to New Yo…
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland's Motor Vehicle Administration has recalled driver's licenses of 8,000 residents who they say missed multiple deadlines to get their identification in compliance with federal requirements.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Aiming to put his mark on the world map, President Donald Trump has talked to aides and allies about buying Greenland for the U.S.
CUMBERLAND — The Maryland Theatre Arts Company, a local nonprofit children’s theater group that has been producing children’s shows in the area for more than 20 years, will hold auditions and sign-ups for its November production of “Frozen, Jr.” on Aug. 26 from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the downs…
KEYSER, W.Va. — The Pan Jammin’ Steel Drum Band will present a free concert Aug. 22 at 6:30 p.m. in the Church-McKee Arts Center auditorium on the campus of Potomac State College as the Highland Arts Unlimited season gets underway.
CUMBERLAND — The 2019 Allegany County Historical Society Fourth Friday Tea Series will continue Aug. 23 at 11 a.m. at the Gordon-Roberts House, 218 Washington St., with a presentation on American paintings of the Victorian era by Travis W. English from Frostburg State University.
CUMBERLAND — Cumberland is known as the Gateway to the West, and on Aug. 25 from 2 to 4:30 p.m., five cowboy singers and poets are bringing the West back to the city in a concert at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Greater Cumberland, 211 S. Lee St.
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ROMNEY, W.Va. - Viola Ansley Combs, 87, of Romney, died Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019. Friends will be received at Shaffer Funeral Home, Romney, on Monday, Aug. 19, from 6 to 8 p.m. Services will be conducted in the funeral home Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, at 11 a.m. Visit www.shafferfuneral.com for c…
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- Route 36 bridge project at Mount Savage hits snag
- Salisbury man bilked of $53,000 in phone scam
- WMSR operational audit raises many concerns
- Firm unveils city master plan
- 911 riders passing through Cumberland Friday
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