February 27, 2013
Deadlines for Nightlife and karaoke, open mics, DJs, trivia listings is noon Friday for the next Thursday's edition. Send items to firstname.lastname@example.org . For more information, call Lifestyle editor Crystal Schelle at 301-791-7136. Thursday, Feb. 28 The Allstars Band Open jam session with guest host Ted C, 8 p.m. to closing, Crazy Horse Steakhouse and Saloon, 116 Railway Lane, Hagerstown. 301-791-2611. ClearSpring Bluegrass Band 7 to 9 p.m., Beans in the Belfry Meeting Place and Cafe, 122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick, Md. 301-869-6610 or 202-415-6610.
February 17, 2013
A man who was critically injured when he was stabbed in the neck early Saturday in the parking lot of Divi's nightclub is expected to survive, a Hagerstown Police Department spokesman said Sunday night. Sgt. John Lehman said he spoke to the man Saturday. He said the man came through surgery, and was talking and alert. Another man was stabbed in the chest at the club at 431 Dual Highway, but his injury was not life-threatening, police said. Police said the incident happened Saturday shortly before 2 a.m., when a fight involving several people started in the parking lot. When police arrived, they said they discovered that two men had been stabbed.
February 15, 2013
1. 'Toast to the Twenties' The YMCA Hagerstown Gala fundraiser "A Toast to the Twenties," will be Saturday, Feb. 23, at Hager Hall Conference & Event Center, Dual Highway, Hagers-town. Cocktails at 6:15 p.m. followed by dinner at 7:15 p.m. Cost is $295 per couple. Tickets may be purchased at the front desk of the YMCA or from any member of the YMCA Board of Directors. Call Linda at the YMCA, 301-739-3990, ext. 4211. 2. Look to the sky "Lunar Odyssey" will look at myths and origin theories of Earth's closest neighbor, the moon.
February 13, 2013
Thursday, Feb. 14 Valentine's Day Jazz Concert Jazz series, 6 to 9 p.m., Taste Budz Restaurant, 14 E. Franklin St., downtown Hagerstown. $5 cover; ladies free. 301-797-9494. Lynn Routzahn 6 to 9 p.m., Black Eyed Susan Restaurant, 18727 North Pointe Drive, Hagerstown. 240-420-2955. ClearSpring Bluegrass Band 7 to 9 p.m., Beans in the Belfry Meeting Place and Cafe, 122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick, Md. 301-869-6610 or 202-415-6610. The Allstars Band Open jam session with guest host Ted C, 8 p.m. to closing, Crazy Horse Steakhouse and Saloon, 116 Railway Lane, Hagerstown.
February 11, 2013
The Washington County Sheriff's Office reported the following incidents from 8 a.m. Friday to 8 a.m. Monday: • Vandalism was reported in the 25600 block of Military Road in Cascade. • Vandalism was reported in the 17500 block of General Longstreet Circle in Sharpsburg. • Vandalism was reported in the 1300 block of Dual Highway. • A vehicle was reported stolen in the 14000 block of Hollow Road. • A theft was reported in the 400 block of American Legion Avenue in Williamsport.
January 29, 2013
A 60-year-old man was struck by a vehicle Monday evening in the 1400 block of Dual Highway, the Washington County Sheriff's Office said. Deputy 1st Class Carly Hose said that William Kenneth Mills Jr. walked into the path of a Buick sedan at about 7 p.m. on the stretch of Dual Highway east of the intersection with Mt. Aetna Road. She said Mills was taken to Meritus Medical Center east of Hagerstown to be treated for minor injuries. No damage was done to the Buick. Hose said Mills was found to be at fault for the accident.
January 17, 2013
Five vehicles were involved in a chain-reaction crash in the 1300 block of Dual Highway Thursday evening, officials said. The crash occurred about 5:41 p.m. in front of the Sharrett car dealership when a vehicle slowed down for another vehicle in one of the eastbound lanes on Dual Highway, said Deputy J. Kuhnke of the Washington County Sheriff's Office. A vehicle following close behind the vehicle that slowed down struck the rear of the first vehicle, Kuhnke said. Then the other remaining eastbound vehicles became involved in the crash in a similar fashion, Kuhnke said.
December 31, 2012
Hagerstown Police have charged a man with trying to rob a local gas station Monday morning. A masked man entered the BP station at 1760 Dual Highway at about 1:54 a.m., police said in a news release. The robber displayed a knife and approached a clerk behind the counter. The clerk struggled with the robber, who suffered a cut on his hand and then left, police said. A police K-9 followed a blood trail to an apartment on Edgewood Hill Circle, near the intersection of Dual Highway and Edgewood Drive.
December 26, 2012
Hagerstown Police are investigating an armed robbery Wednesday morning at gas station on Dual Highway. The robbery at the BP station at 1760 Dual Highway was reported at 1:33 a.m., police said in a news release. A male armed with a knife robbed the store of an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes, police said. He fled on foot. The robber wore a mask, a gray hooded sweat shirt, a black stocking hat and blue jeans, the release said. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call HPD's Criminal Investigations Division at 301-790-3700, ext. 234.