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Upgraded Taneytown skate park will honor memory of Steven Walton

The park will be closed for construction until late April while new features are installed, including a BMX cycling pump track, stairs, rails, two quarter pipes, updated signage, and a plaque memorializing the life of Steven Walton, a well-loved Taneytown skater who died in a car crash at the age of 20 on Sept. 28, 2018.

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Biden to Focus on Vets, Cancer Patients, Others in Speech – NBC New York

President Joe Biden will outline some new steps Tuesday to go after illegal drugs, help veterans and cancer patients, and provide more access to mental health...

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Proposed ordinance that would preserve Mount Airy's Flat Iron Building will be voted upon March 6 – Baltimore Sun

The Mount Airy Town Council introduced an ordinance Monday night that, if passed, would overturn the council’s May 2022 decision to demolish the historic Flat Iron building, at 206 S. Main St., and instead put funds toward its rehabilitation and preservation.

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Biden says in State of Union that US is 'unbowed, unbroken'

The speech comes as the nation struggles to make sense of confounding cross-currents at home and abroad — economic uncertainty, a wearying war in Ukraine, growing tensions with China among them.

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Retailers try to curb theft while not angering shoppers

Across the retail landscape, businesses have been putting items under lock and key as a quick way to stop thieves. Some are considering extreme measures.

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Can Washington's $750 Million Lotto Winner Buy the Space Needle?

Back in 1962, it cost $4.5 million to build the Space Needle. Adjusted for inflation, that would be $44,224,718.54 in 2023.

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