CUMBERLAND — The Cumberland Theatre continues its 33rd season of live entertainment this weekend with the comedy “Moonlight and Magnolias.” The play is based on the Hollywood legend of the making of the classic film “Gone With the Wind,” in which the producer, David O. Selznick, quarantines …

Beggars Clan will take the stage at the Little Yough Summer Music Festival on Aug. 6 at the Mountain Fresh Pavilion in the Oakland Town Parking Lot. Food vendors will open at 6 p.m. and the performances begin at 7 p.m. The seven-piece funk/rock band from Charleston, W.Va., released it first …

CUMBERLAND — Allegany College of Maryland is offering $100 Campus Bookstore gift cards and a shot at $500 for vaccinated students enrolled in classes this fall. Students who show proof of their COVID-19 vaccination at any of the vaccination clinics, the Nurse Managed Wellness Clinic (Allied …

OAKLAND — Garrett County is one of only four Maryland counties that saw a decrease in opioid deaths between 2019 and 2020, the Garrett County Health Department reported. While the decrease was only from six to five deaths, it represents a percentage reduction of 16.7%.

DEAR AMY: Information I received from my genetic testing revealed that my father had two other children while married to my mother within our supposedly “intact” family.

Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford, center, tours the Allegany Museum with board president Chris Logsdon and member Vic Rezendes. The newly installed first floor exhibition, “CrossRoads of America,” highlights the evolution of transportation, the technology that facilitated it and the impact it had on…

CUMBERLAND — When patrons enter the Embassy Theatre for the July 31 Legends of Comedy fundraiser, they will find 100 new seats purchased with grant money from the Maryland State Arts Council, Allegany Arts Council, Community Trust Foundation and the city of Cumberland. The premium curved fab…

Carleton Shore, a resident of Mountain City Nursing and Rehabilitation, Frostburg, receives a surprise visit from John Dawson, worshipful master of Potomac Lodge 100, and Andrew Cope, grand inspector, Grand Lodge of Maryland, who presented him with a 50-year Masonic service award. Shore taug…

CUMBERLAND — Allegany County entertainment venues are set to receive their share of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Program with more than $7.5 billion allocated to over 10,000 venues nationwide, including more than $130 million to over 120 venues in …

LaVale Lion Brian Lang, left, accepts the Lion of the Year award from club President John Lewis. Lang was recognized for bringing technologies like Zoom, enabling the Lions to stay connected during the pandemic. The award also recognized his tireless energy serving customers during chicken b…

The Moon My Twin, a modern rock band with roots in grunge, psychedelia and indie, will perform July 30 at the Little Yough Summer Music Festival at the Mountain Fresh Pavilion in the Oakland Town Parking Lot. Concerts are held every Friday evening through Sept. 3. Food vendors open at 6 p.m.…

MCHENRY — The Garrett County Democratic Central Committee and the Garrett County Democratic Club will be at the 64th annual Garrett County Agricultural Fair from Aug. 2-7 in the exhibit barn.

Members of the Riley family of Oakland take a photo during a dinner to celebrate five generations. From the left are Delores Raynovich, Edith Riley holding Riley McCullough, Ted Raynovich, Cole McCullough and Nicole McCullough.

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