The people of Frédéric who have not yet purchased their charcoal for the winter are warned to do so immediately. There will be a coal shortage in January and February, according to one of the local dealers. The shortage of anthracite coal is expected to be particularly rare. The shortage, the concessionaire says, will be caused by the fact that there was very little coal mined during the summer months due to extremely low demand.
Dr Lawrence Avery, US veterinary inspector, representing the Bureau of Animal Industry, Washington, was briefly engaged in that county in applying the tuberculosis test to cattle under government regulations. In the past two weeks, he has tested 20 herds, for a total of 448 cattle. Of this number, 112 reacted and were sentenced.
While the final date has not been auctioned for the start of demolition work on the buildings that occupy Frédéric’s new hotel site, it is understood that it will begin within the next two weeks. Already tenants are leaving the buildings in this square and moving into new neighborhoods. The new hotel will occupy the space of the current City Hotel, the Buffalo Hotel, the Postal Telegraph Office, the FK Schmidt Cigar Shop and the James Skinner Barber Shop on Court Street.
Frederick County pharmacies have a unique opportunity to help fight youth substance abuse, and Frederick County Mental Health Services Manager Daniel Roff has pledged his department’s support. A national program enlisting the 55,000 pharmacies in the country in the fight against drug addiction was announced on October 30 by the American Druggist Blue Book, sponsor of the program.
NEW DELHI – A 16-foot cyclone and tidal wave has hit India’s east coast, and political leaders have reported the loss of 15,000 to 20,000 lives in this latest major natural disaster on the edge from the Bay of Bengal.
Excavation is set to begin next week in Fort Detrick’s “Area B-11”, the site of the 1950s landfill where chemicals suspected to be carcinogens have entered the groundwater. The project starts later than expected and will cost the military $ 15 million more than previous estimates of $ 4.5 million. Investigations in late April revealed much larger garbage pits and more chemical waste and containers than expected. Trichlorethylene (TCE) and tetrachlorethylene (PCE), primarily used as degreasing and dry cleaning agents, are the main chemicals that contaminate groundwater below Zone B-11, located at Shookstown Road and Kemp Lane.
A Frederick’s wife whose ex-husband died in the World Trade Center attack diverted media attention from Mayor Jim Grimes at a press conference Thursday as she tearfully asked for the “personal apology public ”by the mayor for exploiting the 9/11 tragedy in a campaign advertisement. “It’s disgusting. He should be ashamed of himself,” Amy Catherine McEwan said of the mayor’s 15-minute campaign infomercial that used video clips of an airliner crashing into the airplanes. towers and towers collapsing Ms McEwan’s ex-husband, John McEwan, worked in his World Trade Center office just a few floors from where a hijacked airliner struck.