50’s FLASHBACK: Military Plane Strikes a Jet Near Brunswick

50’s FLASHBACK: Military Plane Strikes a Jet Near Brunswick

On a relatively clear day with just a few scattered clouds on May 20, 1958, at approximately 3pm, local Brunswick area residents witnessed a horrible explosion and spectacle. Confusion reigned. Patricia Moore Snoots remembered on the Facebook Smoketown History page...

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Gardner Announces Opening of FY23 Community Partnership Grant

Gardner Announces Opening of FY23 Community Partnership Grant

FREDERICK, MD – Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner today announced the opening of the application process for the FY23 Community Partnership Grant program that awards competitive grants to non-profit organizations serving the needs of county residents. The grants...

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Historical Interpretive Marker / Event

Historical Interpretive Marker / Event

Significance of Thomas Johnson to Maryland and Our Nation Multiple organizations have joined together to provide an interpretive marker for Governor Thomas Johnson, Maryland's first elected governor and who is buried here in Frederick at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. The...

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SHIP Begins Executive Director Search

SHIP Begins Executive Director Search

Frederick, MD  – SHIP of Frederick County (“SHIP”), a 501(c)3 based in Frederick, MD, is searching for its next Executive Director. SHIP’s Board has enlisted the help of an experienced search committee to find the right person to lead SHIP into its next phase. If...

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BHS Sports: Railroaders hold off Liberty in football

BHS Sports: Railroaders hold off Liberty in football

Brunswick held off a challenge by visiting Liberty in last Friday’s football game, prevailing in a 29-27 nail-biter. With the win, the Railroaders have assured themselves of a second straight winning season with a 5-1 mark. In last winter-spring’s abbreviated fall...

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True Love Dental contributes to nonprofit

True Love Dental contributes to nonprofit

Dr. Sung of True Love Dental in Brunswick recently contributed over 300 toothbrushes for the fifth consecutive year to Samaritan's Purse's Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts project. These gifts will be distributed to children in need around the world to...

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BOE Student Member Nominations Open

BOE Student Member Nominations Open

Apply by Monday, November 8 Frederick, MD (October 15, 2021) – High school sophomores and juniors who attend Frederick County Public Schools may apply to serve as the 2022-2023 Student Member of the Board of Education. The nomination deadline is 4 p.m., Monday,...

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Letter to the FCPS Community Regarding Health Protocols

Letter to the FCPS Community Regarding Health Protocols

To the FCPS community, Nearly two months ago, Frederick County Public Schools welcomed back more than 44,000 students for in-person instruction. It's been wonderful having so many students back in our buildings, and I am grateful for all our staff and community have...

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BHS girls’ soccer, field hockey gain wins

BHS girls’ soccer, field hockey gain wins

Dara Demich, a Brunswick High School graduate, has clearly put her stamp on the Railroaders’ girls’ soccer team. Only this time, she’s doing it as a coach. Through Demich’s dedication, coaching style and philosophy, Brunswick is enjoying quite a bit of success. The...

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