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Md. woman gets life sentence for murdering her grandmother

FREDERICK —A judge in Frederick has sentenced a 21-year-old woman to life in prison for fatally stabbing her 67-year-old grandmother. The Frederick News-Post reports that Circuit Judge Scott Rolle told Hestina Harris Thursday he couldn’t fathom why she showed no ...

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Md. Civil War museum ad cut from DC guide over Confederate flag

FREDERICK — A Frederick museum’s advertisement won’t be featured in a Washington visitors guide’s upcoming edition because the museum’s logo includes a Confederate flag. The Frederick News-Post reports Destination D.C. Vice President of Partnerships and Alliances Claire Carlin told the ...

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Man guilty of murder in shooting of ice cream truck driver

FREDERICK — A man accused of fatally shooting an ice-cream truck driver in Maryland while children waited in line has been convicted of first-degree murder. The Frederick News-Post reports that a Circuit Court jury deliberated about 75 minutes on Thursday ...

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Landmark Catholic school in downtown Frederick closing

FREDERICK — A Catholic girls school in downtown Frederick says the 192-year-old institution will close June 30 due to low enrollment and rising costs. Visitation Academy Chairman Mark Matan announced the shutdown Friday in a letter to parents. Archdiocese of ...

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These Frederick properties could work as office, home or shops

Address: 301-303 W. Patrick St., Frederick Built: 1900 Space: 4,688 square feet Use: office/retail Listing price: $819,800 or $439,900 for 301 W. Patrick St. or $379,900 for 303 W. Patrick St. Contact: Nancy Green These buildings offer a unique variety ...

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Boutique opens in Frederick after Harpers Ferry fire

FREDERICK (AP) — When Frederick native Veronica Burnside saw the ashes and charred remains of the boutique she had opened 10 months earlier in West Virginia, she considered closing the shop permanently. A three-alarm fire that ripped through the historic ...

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