Going, going…gone!? Is Frederick County’s future for sale?

As election day approaches, it's clear that charter government is not the only change that has come to Frederick County. We have now joined many other places where a powerful special interest -- or a few -- spend big … [Read more...]

Veterans Day is November 11th. Honor a Veteran by voting on November 4th.

Veterans Day is Tuesday November 11th. Honor a Veteran by voting on November 4th.

Don't plan to vote? Lets figure out why and help you … [Read more...]

ROCKtober the VOTE!!! (Saturday at 11:00am)

NOW counts! For four years now, hundreds, perhaps thousands of our fellow citizens have written Letters to the Editor, spent countless hours researching and making public comment in packed hearings, and … [Read more...]

EARLY VOTING in Frederick County starts Thursday, October 23rd!

Election Day is on Tuesday, November 4th. But Frederick County voters have eight days of early voting, at any one of three different locations in the county. From Thursday, October 23rd, through Thursday, October … [Read more...]

Vote the WHOLE BALLOT for Frederick’s Future

This election marks an historic time in Frederick County. Candidates on both side of the partisan divide agree that creating an attractive business and social environment is critical to the county’s future. But little … [Read more...]

In candidates and governance, character counts!

Since charter government was approved in 2010, the Frederick News Post has published many news articles, columns, editorials and letters to the editor about the change to a new form of government and its impact on … [Read more...]

Early Voting: Thursday June 12th through the 19th

Early voting for the primary election begins on Thursday, June 12th, and runs through Thursday, June 19th. At three locations in Frederick County, the polls will be open from 10:00am to 8:00pm. This year you can vote … [Read more...]

Wednesday Forum: What are the alternatives to an incinerator?

If Frederick County doesn't build an incinerator, what are the alternatives? How can we reduce, re-use and recycle as much as possible in the county? Those are among the important questions that will be tackled at a … [Read more...]