Author: Krista Brick

Clotheslines Now Legal in HOAs

Boxers or briefs? Whether you want to or not, you may get the chance to know what type of underwear your neighbor wears. A new state law went into effect Oct. 1 that prohibits community associations from denying residents who…

Stanton Leads County as New Manager

There’s a familiar face at the helm of Frederick County Government. Barry Stanton was once the county’s corrections bureau chief at the Frederick County Corrections Bureau of the Sheriff’s Office. He served as the acting director of the Division of…

Shop Talk

Urbana on Short List for New SSA Site The Social Security Administration (SSA) is looking for a new site for its National Data Center, and Urbana is one of the options. The SSA has narrowed down its site search for…

School News

Burgee Named to State Leadership Council Frederick County Public Schools’ Superintendent Dr. Linda Burgee was tapped to serve on the Governor’s P-20 Leadership Council of Maryland. The council is charged with aligning Maryland’s education system with the 21st century workforce…

Bedbugs Are Unwelcome Library Patrons

Urbana library employees routinely check books for damaged spines, torn pages and missing covers, but now they are also making sure books don’t come back to the library with bedbugs. Frederick County libraries system-wide are on alert for bedbugs after…