CUMBERLAND — The Maryland State Police, in partnership with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, is asking citizens to dispose of unwanted prescription drugs during the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, Oct. 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at state police barracks.
CUMBERLAND — Supreme Queen Donna Kramer of the Supreme Temple Daughters of the Nile recently made an official visit to Re Temple No. 118 in Cumberland.
OAKLAND — Garrett County Public Schools will begin using the Raptor Visitor Management system to improve safety for students and faculty.
FROSTBURG — FrostburgFirst, in cooperation with the city of Frostburg, is accepting proposals for a public art project for the Frostburg Arts & Entertainment District, the retaining wall leading up Depot Street to the downtown area.
FROSTBURG — Frostburg State University’s department of music will present Joshua Bishop on the euphonium in his first Faculty Artist Series concert, “Genesis,” on Nov. 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Pealer Recital Hall of the Woodward D. Pealer Performing Arts Center.
DR. WALLACE: I was playing with our family dog a few months ago when he accidentally bit my finger when I tried to remove a ball from his mouth! My mom washed my finger with some soapy water and put some hydrogen peroxide on the bite. She told me it should heal in about two weeks, and she wa…
CUMBERLAND — A new AAA survey of Maryland first responders, including police, fire, Coordinated Highways Action Response Team emergency patrol operators and tow drivers, sheds an alarming light on dangerous driving behaviors that have resulted in hundreds of deaths at the roadside nationally.
MOUNT SAVAGE — Allegany County Board of Education staff recently dedicated a tree at the Evergreen Heritage Center in honor of Karen Joan Bundy, who died in July.
FROSTBURG — Frostburg State University’s department of music will present baritone Gregory Scott Stuart in his Faculty Artist Series concert on Oct. 31 at 3 p.m. in the Pealer Recital Hall of the Woodward D. Pealer Performing Arts Center.
CUMBERLAND — On the advice of its students, Allegany College of Maryland has launched a Holistic Mental Health Network to help students better identify their needs and access available college and community resources.
CUMBERLAND — In Maryland, 16.7% of youth ages 10 to 17 have obesity, tied for the 19th highest rate in the nation, according to the newest available data released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The national obesity rate for this age group is 16.2%, meaning roughly one in six youth ha…
The Mountain Laurel Garden Club presents “The Garden: Elements and Styles” by Toby Musgrave to the Ruth Enlow Library of Garrett County in Oakland in memory of deceased member Aletta “Letty” Martz. An active club member for many years, she chaired the Hospitality and Oakland Library Garden c…
CUMBERLAND — In observance of Pedestrian Safety Awareness Month, the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration’s Highway Safety Office is reminding motorists to slow down, drive sober and look out for pedestrians — practices that are especially important this time of year as the sun sets earlier…
Garrett County’s Public School Robotics Team, FRC 1629, GaCo, will present two walk-thru mazes during Autumn Glory on Oct. 16 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Second Street in front of the Central Office. The one pictured here, at the Swedish National Museum of Science and Technology, will be re-c…
CUMBERLAND — The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Greater Cumberland has received recognition as a Banner Society from the Unitarian Universalist Association of North America’s Service Committee for its sustained and extraordinary commitment to human rights and social justice work.
This Week's Circulars
GRANTSVILLE — Roger D. Mealey, 72, of Grantsville, died Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021, at Garrett Regional Medical Center, Oakland. Born April 16, 1949, in Bridgeport, W.Va., he was the son of the late Robert Hill and Juanita Belle (Edmond) Mealey. She was also preceded in death by one son, Jason M…
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