DEAR DOCTORS: I wonder if there have been any updates on that breathing technique called IMST? It was being studied because it can lower systolic blood pressure. I’m on blood pressure meds, and when I meet with my cardiologist, I want to talk to him about trying this method.
CUMBERLAND — Braddock on Broadway will present “Guys and Dolls Jr.” in the Braddock Middle School auditorium beginning Jan. 28 at 7 p.m. Other showtimes include Jan. 29 and Feb. 4-5 at 7 p.m. and Jan. 30 and Feb. 6 at 2 p.m. The drama club will collect donations at the door.
CUMBERLAND — The Maryland Higher Education Commission has awarded nearly $9 million in tax credits to more than 9,000 Maryland residents with student loan debt.
The Frostburg House and Garden Club conducts a holiday cheer project for the residents of Frostburg’s two nursing homes, delivering 190 gift bags filled with baked goods, personal products, decorations and items for wrapping. Above, from the left, Mountain City Center for Rehabilitation and …
CUMBERLAND — Volunteer Maryland is accepting applications from nonprofits who will host volunteer coordinators during the Volunteer Maryland 2022-2023 service year.
CUMBERLAND — The Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration’s Highway Safety Office is asking passengers to speak up if they see family or friends engaging in dangerous driving behaviors. Preliminary data shows that 80 motor vehicle passengers were killed in crashes in Maryland last year. During …
DEAR DOCTORS: When someone tests positive for COVID-19 now, what are they supposed to do? So much has changed since the pandemic started, what with the vaccines and the boosters and the different variants. Now they’re even changing how long you’re supposed to isolate. I’m confused.
CUMBERLAND — Maryland Leadership Workshops, a division of Leadership Maryland, announces that registration for its summer programs is now open for middle and high school students. The residential program will be held at Washington College in Chestertown.
CUMBERLAND — A casting call is scheduled Jan. 29 and Feb. 5 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. for a new original play, “Almost Heaven,” a musical drama to be performed at the Cumberland Theatre. The auditions are set in the Allegany Arts Council Community Room at 9 N. Centre Street.
CUMBERLAND — The Maryland Public Service Commission will hold two virtual public comment hearings on the request by Maryland Water Service Inc. to increase its rates by nearly $2 million — or more than 103% over current revenues.
KEYSER, W.Va. — West Virginia University Potomac State College students attended the 94th National FFA Convention and Expo in Indianapolis as members of the state’s FFA Environmental and Natural Resources Team.
Dear readers: we have recently received a number of inquiries about how those with mental health disorders should approach dating relationships. Given the volume and intensity of the letters on this topic, we will create a “series” on this topic, each tuesday for the next five weeks. Our tea…
DEAR DOCTORS: Our teenage son’s vaping habit has his mother and me quite worried about his health. Nothing we’ve said so far has had any impact. I recently read that vaping can cause erectile dysfunction in young men. Is that true? If so, we may have finally found a persuasive argument for h…
DR. WALLACE: I’m a junior in college, and recently in one of my business classes, my professor started lecturing about how people of my generation present themselves in a lazy and sloppy fashion most of the time and no longer dress for success. He even mentioned that he thinks it’s inappropr…
MCHENRY — Rosie Versteegen and husband Peter believe that the Performing Arts Center at Garrett College will be a valuable community resource.
This Week's Circulars
- 223 charges filed against former local law enforcement, EMS official
- 'Bittersweet' CSX meeting ends without resolution
- Sheriff: 'Prosecutor from outside of Mineral County' to oversee poaching-related charges
- Maryland school shooting: Teen faces attempted murder charge
- Oakland man dies after accidentally setting clothes on fire
- Chief: 3 Baltimore firefighters killed in vacant home blaze
- Beeman leads pack of local basketball players starring at college level
- Imes' 21 pulls Allegany past Southern, 57-54
- Bedford DA: Charges dropped in connection with shooting during 2020 Black Lives Matter march
- Miller scores 36 as No. 3 Mountain Ridge pulls away from Fort Hill, 70-47