I was taking a nap on the bed, and then ‘bam!’,” said John Cermak, who was awoken by thunder from Monday evening’s storm. Cermak and his wife were some of many in the Town of Front Royal and across the four state region, who were affected by the storms.
"If you had told me three days before I started this walk that I was going to do it I would have told you that you're a little nuts."
Cancer took the life of a Frederick County, Md. firefighter in 2013, but he left an indelible mark on his community.
Sunday marked the 25th anniversary of the God Bless America motorcycle ride, which runs all the way from Greencastle, Pennsylvania, to Martinsburg, West Virginia
Christian Roy, 12, may not be able to walk, but he sure can fly. "I think he thinks everyone can fly," said Paul Roy, Christian's father. "He just loves flying."
The non-profit provides services to nearly 600 patients living with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and their families throughout the Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia area.
A group of motorcyclists hit the streets Saturday morning to raise money for a local playground to better serve disabled kids.
Playtime for young kids should be carefree, but for some disabled kids and adults in Winchester, recess is often a struggle.
Aurora Holdings sued the Frederick County government for failing to make payments to the health management company to care for patients that rely on government assistance.
A Chambersburg man, Isaac Brumfield Jr., 20, was arrested for attempted homicide and aggravated assault.
Success stories aren't hard to come by at the Frederick Innovative Technology Center. FITCI encourages technological innovation and supports the growth of tech-based businesses.
The FDA is considering a drug aimed at restoring the lost libido in some women. The drug flibanserin has been rejected twice by the FDA, but on Thursday officials will reconsider.
The Front Royal and Warren County councils, along with the Economic Development Authority met Monday evening for the second time this year. An item on the agenda was affordable housing in Warren County.
"People don't realize it, but every five or six cents does count when you fill up the tank every week."
The Front Royal Urban Forestry Advisory Commission met Monday evening to discuss a Tree Ordinance, which would mitigate issues the Town has with land developers stripping forests.
The idea of bringing the procedure to Jefferson County started out as a draft proposal over a year ago after officials saw a need to make some changes in some of their emergency protocols.
Officers with the Frederick Police Department arrested a man after he allegedly shot another man twice early Sunday morning.
Although the fundraiser happens every year, this year's Color Run was the first time many community members were included.
The dog days of summer are right around the corner and a special team of canines are training to help save lives.
Stocking up for hurricane season is a top priority for some who live in Virginia. For many parts of the Atlantic coast, hurricane season can be disastrous, even deadly.
Around 2:45 p.m., the car - driven by the mother with her toddler in the rear passenger seat - was making a left hand turn from Catoctin Furnace Road.
Whether they pass out food, assist dentists and nurses conduct examinations or put shoes on the feet of those less fortunate, event coordinators said it's the experience that draws scores of volunteers each year.
Pennsylvania State Police in Chambersburg are investigating a burglary at Modnur Pharmacy that happened on Friday around 1:30 a.m.
May is National Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month and Frederick Community College celebrated with a variety of performances Saturday.
Beer enthusiasts around the 4State and neighboring cities are headed to Frederick for their fifth annual Beer Week.
Some may have heard people referring to their cars as “toys,” but many may never have seen a car actually made of them.
The City of Frederick's Department of Economic Development announced last December the $100,000 Community Legacy Grant will help expand their existing Facade Improvement Program.
Law enforcement officials, health experts and community leaders in Frederick united to inform citizens about the dangers of heroin and prescription pills.
A 13-year-old boy from the Maryland Sheriff’s Youth Ranch stole a ranch vehicle and took off around 7:30 Wednesday evening.
"It's hell. It's hell sitting in a chair all day watching your life go by. I'm trapped. I'm trapped in this body."
The only item on the agenda- the proposed hotel and conference center in Downtown Frederick. According to city officials, the facility would create 280 jobs and bring in over $25 million in spending annually.
Officials met with the State Highway Administration earlier this month to discuss changes to their crosswalks, particularly at the town square.
Overcrowding has been particularly bad this month at the Warren County Humane Society and the staff are just trying to keep up with the growing numbers.
The West Virginia Special Olympics are right around the corner, and athletes geared up to compete at this weekend's track and field event in Berkeley County.
One adult was taken to Meritus Medical Center, and a 12-year-old boy was flown to Johns Hopkins in Baltimore after a two vehicle accident on Route 15 and Mountville Road Sunday afternoon.
Roughly 1.260,000 American soldiers have died in war, and almost half of these soldiers died during the American Civil War.
With most of United Petroleum's loyal customers away on vacation and not being located off a central highway, that makes for bad business until customers return.
Two people were transported to Meritus Medical Center on Saturday around 1:57 p.m., after the back half of the "grand stage platform" at the Sharpsburg Memorial Day parade fell over
One person had to be flown to Bayview Medical Center, and another transported to Meritus Medical Center for burn injuries after a fire broke out at the duplex of 162 and 164 East Franklin Street on Saturday around 6:45 p.m.
You can now get up close and personal with stingrays, horseshoe crabs, and jellyfish at the National Aquarium in Baltimore.
Veterans of the Koran and Vietnam wars, World War II, among others, also gathered to pay their respects to their fallen comrades.
On his 80th birthday, Dearing received just one more award, this time from the Governor's office in West Virginia.
With the Canal's fourth annual replica boat launch tour, officials say it's a unique way to get a glimpse of what life was like on the Cushwa Basin so many years ago.
The Institute for Women's Policy Research recently dubbed the state as best in the country for women to overcome poverty, with ethnicity's across the board living well above the national poverty level.
The program challenged students to complete 100 reading hours during the school year, for a chance to ride in a limo to Friendly's restaurant for a free lunch.
It has been nearly two months since the City of Frederick's 2016 proposed budget was introduced by Mayor Randy McClement, and the $133.9 million budget was approved in a 4 to 1 vote by the Board of Alderman Thursday night.
The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday, that a Jefferson County judge wrongly dismissed charges against a former Shepherd University dean.
Police said a threat against Williamsport Elementary prompted the lockdown. The threat was investigated and determined to be a rumor or prank, according to the Washington County Public Schools Facebook page.
The Winchester School Board has spent months working to find a solution to fix problems caused by overcrowding.
Local voters headed to the polls in Pennsylvania Tuesday to cast ballots in the state’s primary election. There were several state-wide contests on the ballot as well as local races.