Western Maryland Health System Auxiliary Snowball Committee members pose prior to Saturday night’s 57th annual gala at the Cumberland Country Club. Shown, are Mirjhana Buck, Nickole Sensabaugh, Brianna Persons, Karen Persons, co-chair; Betty Jo Gehauf, co-chair; Dee Dee Friedenberg, Barbara Fisher, Robyn Hager-Sine, Andrea Beall and Debbie Grimm. The charity ball, which was themed Crystal Reflections, benefits the auxiliary.
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House, Senate chairs offer competing bills on Veterans Administration
WASHINGTON (AP) — With Congress scheduled to recess in a week, the chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees offered competing proposals Thursday to fix a veterans’ health care program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up the delays.
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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
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Cemetery group renews funding request
A local cemetery organization revived a request for funding from marriage license fees at Thursday’s Allegany County Commission meeting. Backing the request were Del. LeRoy Myers Jr. and the Rev. Alfred Dees of the Metropolitan A.M.E Church.
Airport Authority to put Md. meeting act in bylaws
The Potomac Highlands Airport Authority voted 6-1 on Thursday to add the Maryland Open Meeting Act into their bylaws.
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