May 23, 2013
Jazz and poetry night was held April 14 at Contemporary School for the Arts and Gallery Inc., 4 W. Franklin St. in Hagerstown. Those in attendance included, from left, poet Art Page and musicians Rob Earp and Christian Earp. The gallery is open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. For more information, call Ron Lytle at 301-791-619, send an email to email@example.com or go to www.csagi.org.
May 23, 2013
Boonsboro Bible Baptist Church will host “Kickin' It Old School,” its vacation Bible school, from July 7 to 12 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. each night. The school is geared for those ages 3 to adult. There will be daily themes, starting with pajama night, and then crazy hat night, generations night, camo night and nerd night. In addition, there will be games, crafts, songs and Bible study. To register, go to www.boonsborobible.org. The church is at 6741 Old National Pike in Boonsboro.
May 22, 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. Today 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, 7 p.m., Beans in the Belfry, 122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick, Md. 301-834-7178.
May 13, 2013
A man convicted of the 1975 murder of a night watchman was back in Washington County Circuit Court on Monday seeking to have his conviction overturned due, in part, to improper jury instructions in his trial. Michael Keith Hines is serving a life sentence for the murder of Roy Rowland, whose body was found in the E.J. Fennel Co. building in Hagerstown on June 23, 1975, according to Hines' 1977 appeal to the Maryland Court of Special Appeals. Rowland's body was discovered when firefighters responded to an alarm at the business where 14 separate fires had been set, the appellate ruling stated.
May 2, 2013
Deadlines for Nightlife and karaoke, open mics, DJs, trivia listings is noon Friday for the next Thursday's edition. Send items to email@example.com . For more information, call Lifestyle editor Crystal Schelle at 301-791-7136. Thursday, May 2 ClearSpring Bluegrass, 7 to 9 p.m., Beans in the Belfry, 122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick, Md. 301-834-7178. 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.
April 27, 2013
HEAL of Washington County is hosting a Family FitWalk Night from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, at Fairgrounds Park, 351 N. Cleveland Ave., Hagerstown. Dave Ruff of Ruff Fitness will be on hand to guide the group and answer fitness questions. Mertius Medical Center's Chef Joe Fleischman will prepare healthful snacks. There will also be music and prizes. For more information, contact Jenny Fleming at 301-991-0899 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
April 24, 2013
On Thursday, Salem Avenue Elementary School will be “Celebrating Minds at Work” with a student exhibition night from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The school has been learning about conservation, and students from each grade level have prepared presentations to educate family members. Families are encouraged to attend and let your child show you his or her work about conservation. Health event The third-grade classes at Salem Avenue Elementary School held a healthathon April 11. The first part of the evening was a walkathon.
April 23, 2013
A public information meeting will be held tonight to provide information about the planned “West City” elementary school to community members of the Hager's Crossing housing development, Washington County Public Schools officials said Tuesday. The school is to be built in the development behind Walmart in Hagerstown's West End. The 7 p.m. meeting will be held in the Hager's Crossing community center. City of Hagerstown officials asked for the informational meeting to be held before the county submits an application for a Planned Unit Development amendment, said Chad Criswell, a senior project manager and planning supervisor for the school system.
April 22, 2013
A Fayetteville woman remained hospitalized Monday morning at York (Pa.) Hospital following a Saturday night traffic accident. Dominique N. Snair, 24, was listed in serious condition Monday morning, a hospital spokesman said. She was flown to York Hospital to be treated for injuries she sustained in a single-vehicle accident at 8:45 p.m. Saturday on Rocky Mountain Road in Guilford Township, Pa., according to a news release from Pennsylvania State Police. Troopers said Snair was driving a Subaru Forester on Rocky Mountain Road when she lost control of the vehicle and it struck a tree.