Opinion: David Trone is Selling Snake Oil and Alcohol When it Comes to Combating Addiction

By now, many people in Western Maryland have seen the advertisements where Trone claims to be a champion for combatting addiction, featuring a local charity near Hagerstown, Maryland. David Trone being a champion combatting addiction couldn’t be further from the truth.

C&O Canal Celebrates National Public Lands Day with Free Admission

WILLIAMSPORT, MD News (9/18/2022) – On Saturday, September 24, the National Park Service will celebrate National Public Lands Day with free admission to all National Parks. Visitors can take advantage of this fee-free day and hike a trail, walk or bike the canal towpath, and learn more about the natural and cultural resources at the C&O Canal.

Antietam Battlefield Commemorates 160th Anniversary

SHARPSBURG, MD News (9/17/2022) – In a multi-day event at Antietam National Battlefield, the 160th Anniversary of the campaign will be commemorated. A symposium, plus a full schedule of tours, hikes, talks and living history programs will be offered by park staff, historians, and volunteers exploring the events that unfolded during and after the Maryland Campaign of 1862 in the US Civil War.

Police Log News – 9/15/2022

Aggravated Assault – 400 Block Park Place, Hagerstown
CDS Sale/Manufacturing – Church Street/N Prospect, Hagerstown
Trespassing – 600 Block W Franklin Street, Hagerstown
CDS Sale/Manufacturing – 400 Block Park Place, Hagerstown
Assault – 100 Block North Cannon Ave, Hagerstown
Assault – 400 Block Mitchell Ave, Hagerstown
Motor Vehicle Theft – 800 Block Hamilton Blvd, Hagerstown

Hagerstown Masons Working with Local Charity to Feed Those in Need

HAGERSTOWN, MD News (9/15/2022) – From now until November 1, 2022, Washington County Maryland Masons AF & AM have partnered with the local charity It’s a Blessing to be a Blessing to provide food to needy families. Drop off boxes are available at 11227 Pipe Lane and 70 E. Washington Street in Hagerstown, MD. An additional drop off location is available at 304 W. Patrick Street in Frederick, MD.