Category: County News

Regulating Pop-Up Signs

Photo | Pam Schipper With the approach of the General Election on Nov. 6, political candidate signs are a common sight for motorists.

The Five Man Electrical Band once sang, “Sign, sign, everywhere a sign. Blockin’ out the scenery, breakin’ my mind. Do this, don’t do that, can’t you read the sign?” This 1970 rock song lyric might pop into your head while…

Frederick County Council Race Heats Up

Photo | Frederick County Chamber of Commerce Frederick County Council candidates explained their priorities at a recent breakfast forum held at Dutch’s Daughter.

Midterms are fast approaching, and Frederick County voters will elect a seven-member County Council and County Executive on Nov. 6. Two council members are elected at-large (countywide) and five by districts. More than 100 attended a Frederick County Council breakfast…