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April 19, 2012
Aéropostale Inc. will open its newest children's store, P.S. from Aéropostale, on Friday at Valley Mall. The store will be between Radio Shack and Justice, Valley Mall marketing director Michele Wills said Thursday. P.S. from Aéropostale offers clothing and accessories for girls and boys ages 4 to 12, and has 72 stores in 21 states, according to a press release from the company.
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April 11, 2001
Woman sentenced in theft Probation before judgment was granted to a Hagerstown woman who had been charged with burglary, destruction of property and felony theft last November after she was found stepping through a broken showcase window in front of the Tandy warehouse with her arms full of merchandise. Cindy Lea Maddux, 36, of 1533 Violet Drive, was placed on probation for three years after pleading guilty to misdemeanor theft Tuesday in Washington County Circuit Court.
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by ROBERT SNYDER | May 14, 2006
MARTINSBURG, W.VA. Police scanners have been flying off the shelves at Radio Shack in Martinsburg Mall since Tuesday, store manager John Day said. "Every other phone call is about scanners since Tuesday," Day said. Tuesday was the day Berkeley County public safety officials made the switch to a new communications system that will band together all City of Martinsburg, Berkeley County and county-based state emergency service personnel, as well as other public employees, such as building inspectors, animal control officers and other public employees.
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December 27, 2008
Edwin J. Sword, 39 SEPT. 2, 1969-DEC. 26, 2008 FREDERICK, Md. - Edwin J. "Eddie" Sword, 39, of 700 Toll House Road and formerly of 50 Rochester Place, Hagerstown, died Friday, Dec. 26, 2008, at Frederick Memorial Hospital. Born Sept. 2, 1969, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Paul Eugene Sword Sr. and Esther Helen Mills Sword. He was a 1988 graduate of Clear Spring High School. He was employed by Radio Shack. He was a member of Star of Hope Chapel in Williamsport.
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December 16, 2009
-DEC. 8, 2009 Gregory Scott Chapman, 59, of Gainesville, Ga., died Tuesday, Dec. 8. Scott died after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Scott was born in Hagerstown, Md. His parents, Robert and Helen Chapman, and two brothers, James and Robert, preceded him in death. Scott's siblings include sisters Cathy Odom (Ray) of Meridian, Miss., Helen Palmer of Cheshire, Conn., Dale Chapman-Wakeman (Will) of Roswell, Ga., and Doris Allen of Dacula, Ga.; and 12 nieces and nephews.
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by JULIE E. GREENE | November 25, 2002
julieg@herald-mail.com Miniature remote-controlled cars, a new jazzy album and anything Spider-Man are among the hot sellers this holiday season for people of all ages, local retailers said. Adults and children appeared mesmerized recently as they watched Billy Suchting demonstrate Mini Remote Cars at a Valley Mall kiosk. People buy the portable cars to play with their cats or to play at the office, Suchting said. "It's making the Furby look like nothing. I'm having a hard time keeping them in stock," Suchting said.
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By MARLO BARNHART | March 14, 2008
WASHINGTON COUNTY - When Fran Little was 12 years old, he bought a crystal radio set kit, put it together and hooked it up to an antenna. "I actually heard local radio amateurs on the air and then went to their homes and talked with them," Little said, remembering the thrill as if it were yesterday. Little is a member of the Antietam Radio Association , which meets twice a month at Hagerstown Regional Airport. Not only is it a great hobby for young people, Little said his experience is an example of how it can become a lifelong vocation.
NEWS
September 28, 2007
HOT GADGET $499.99 Radio Shack, Valley Mall or Long Meadow Shopping Center, Hagerstown Magellan's newest GPS device, the Maestro 4040, might become your most treasured travel companion. This compact, portable unit is sleek and uncluttered, the menus perfectly simple, and the maps are easy to read. Touch the screen and get turn-by-turn voice guidance to anywhere in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico, or select from 4.5 million preprogrammed points of interest.
NEWS
March 4, 2011
Hagerstown Police respond to incidents The Hagerstown Police Department responded to the following incidents, according to spokeswoman Barbara Pickett: Feb. 24 A window was broken in the 10 block of West Franklin Street. A second degree assault report was investigated in the 1400 block of Haven Road. A burglary was reported in the 20 block of Summer Street. A domestic violence report was investigated in the first block of Madison Avenue.
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By ALICIA NOTARIANNI | alnotarianni@aol.com | December 18, 2010
Last year, on the Saturday before Christmas, Hagerstown was still. A major snowstorm had relegated most people to their homes, where they could only try to dig out and wait for crews to clear the roads. Meanwhile, retailers at Valley Mall lost out on the profits of what typically proves to be its busiest shopping day of the year. This year was a different story. Thousands of people poured into the mall Saturday, clamoring for hot items and sales events. Michele Wills, Valley Mall's marketing director, said she was unsure how many shoppers visited the mall.
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April 19, 2012
Aéropostale Inc. will open its newest children's store, P.S. from Aéropostale, on Friday at Valley Mall. The store will be between Radio Shack and Justice, Valley Mall marketing director Michele Wills said Thursday. P.S. from Aéropostale offers clothing and accessories for girls and boys ages 4 to 12, and has 72 stores in 21 states, according to a press release from the company.
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March 4, 2011
Hagerstown Police respond to incidents The Hagerstown Police Department responded to the following incidents, according to spokeswoman Barbara Pickett: Feb. 24 A window was broken in the 10 block of West Franklin Street. A second degree assault report was investigated in the 1400 block of Haven Road. A burglary was reported in the 20 block of Summer Street. A domestic violence report was investigated in the first block of Madison Avenue.
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By ALICIA NOTARIANNI | alnotarianni@aol.com | December 18, 2010
Last year, on the Saturday before Christmas, Hagerstown was still. A major snowstorm had relegated most people to their homes, where they could only try to dig out and wait for crews to clear the roads. Meanwhile, retailers at Valley Mall lost out on the profits of what typically proves to be its busiest shopping day of the year. This year was a different story. Thousands of people poured into the mall Saturday, clamoring for hot items and sales events. Michele Wills, Valley Mall's marketing director, said she was unsure how many shoppers visited the mall.
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December 16, 2009
-DEC. 8, 2009 Gregory Scott Chapman, 59, of Gainesville, Ga., died Tuesday, Dec. 8. Scott died after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Scott was born in Hagerstown, Md. His parents, Robert and Helen Chapman, and two brothers, James and Robert, preceded him in death. Scott's siblings include sisters Cathy Odom (Ray) of Meridian, Miss., Helen Palmer of Cheshire, Conn., Dale Chapman-Wakeman (Will) of Roswell, Ga., and Doris Allen of Dacula, Ga.; and 12 nieces and nephews.
NEWS
December 27, 2008
Edwin J. Sword, 39 SEPT. 2, 1969-DEC. 26, 2008 FREDERICK, Md. - Edwin J. "Eddie" Sword, 39, of 700 Toll House Road and formerly of 50 Rochester Place, Hagerstown, died Friday, Dec. 26, 2008, at Frederick Memorial Hospital. Born Sept. 2, 1969, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Paul Eugene Sword Sr. and Esther Helen Mills Sword. He was a 1988 graduate of Clear Spring High School. He was employed by Radio Shack. He was a member of Star of Hope Chapel in Williamsport.
NEWS
By MARLO BARNHART | March 14, 2008
WASHINGTON COUNTY - When Fran Little was 12 years old, he bought a crystal radio set kit, put it together and hooked it up to an antenna. "I actually heard local radio amateurs on the air and then went to their homes and talked with them," Little said, remembering the thrill as if it were yesterday. Little is a member of the Antietam Radio Association , which meets twice a month at Hagerstown Regional Airport. Not only is it a great hobby for young people, Little said his experience is an example of how it can become a lifelong vocation.
NEWS
September 28, 2007
HOT GADGET $499.99 Radio Shack, Valley Mall or Long Meadow Shopping Center, Hagerstown Magellan's newest GPS device, the Maestro 4040, might become your most treasured travel companion. This compact, portable unit is sleek and uncluttered, the menus perfectly simple, and the maps are easy to read. Touch the screen and get turn-by-turn voice guidance to anywhere in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico, or select from 4.5 million preprogrammed points of interest.
NEWS
by ROBERT SNYDER | May 14, 2006
MARTINSBURG, W.VA. Police scanners have been flying off the shelves at Radio Shack in Martinsburg Mall since Tuesday, store manager John Day said. "Every other phone call is about scanners since Tuesday," Day said. Tuesday was the day Berkeley County public safety officials made the switch to a new communications system that will band together all City of Martinsburg, Berkeley County and county-based state emergency service personnel, as well as other public employees, such as building inspectors, animal control officers and other public employees.
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by TIFFANY ARNOLD | April 6, 2006
A RadioShack store in Washington County will be one of the nearly 500 stores to feel the brunt of the electronic retailer's latest financial turmoil. The store on Tandy Drive, off Western Maryland Parkway, is expected to close by the end of the summer, RadioShack officials have announced. A total of 480 stores will close by Aug. 1, said Jessica Study, a company spokeswoman. Eight other stores in the Tri-State area, including two Hagerstown stores, will remain open, Study said.
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