Vineyard Manager Eric Aellen harvests Chardonnay grapes in the vineyards of Linganore Winecellars in Frederick. Planted three years ago, these vines are located at the new block of Chardonnay plants and will allow for the winery to make a different style of Chardonnay wine that is fermented …
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Cabbage Patch Kids, the rosy-cheeked dolls that left store shelves picked clean during the first big holiday toy craze, are up for a spot in the National Toy Hall of Fame, part of a finalist group announced Wednesday that also includes garden-variety sand and the toy fire engine.
Younger generations seem to have a knack for disrupting the status quo, and life insurance may be next on the list. As Generation Z and millennial workers challenge the concept of a traditional career and drive an increase in freelancing, the role of workplace group life insurance in long-te…
CUMBERLAND — The U.S. Small Business Administration has added major enhancements to the COVID Economic Injury Disaster Loan program, to better support small business communities still reeling from the pandemic, especially hard-hit sectors such as restaurants, gyms and hotels.
ANNAPOLIS — Maryland’s wine grape harvest has begun. Vineyard employees throughout the state are working to carry on an annual tradition dating back to the mid-17th Century. As ripe grapes are pulled in preparation to be pressed, reports from winemakers indicate that the 2021 harvest will yi…
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. economic activity “downshifted” in July and August due to rising concerns about COVID’s delta variant, as well as supply chain problems and labor shortages, the Federal Reserve’s latest survey of the nation’s business conditions revealed.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — More than half of the United States now offers legal sports betting, just three years after it was allowed by the U.S. Supreme Court.
NEW YORK — Americans have become obsessed with collectibles, bidding up prices for trading cards, video games and other mementos of their youth. The frenzy has brought small fortunes to some, but a deep frustration for those who still love to play games or trade cards as a hobby.
NEW YORK — Bethany Mayer didn’t want to go back to work after learning that a fellow ironworker insinuated that women like her didn’t belong there.
OAKLAND — Garrett Regional Medical Center has received the American Heart Association’s Silver Plus Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Quality Achievement Award for its commitment to ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research…
CUMBERLAND — The U.S. Small Business Administration will begin sending invitations for supplemental awards for the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant program to organizations that received an initial grant and have illustrated a 70% loss when comparing 2021’s first-quarter revenues to the same …
The Garrett County Chamber of Commerce celebrates the grand opening of OMG Relax LLC. The business offers a touchless, fully clothed massage experience in medical grade massage chairs that were designed by doctors and chiropractors and a gift shop stocked with calming wellness products. From…
CUMBERLAND — McClarran and Williams has become a virtual communications agency, closing a run of studio and office operations on the West Side that began in February 1985.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Frontier Communications plans to hire 100 employees in West Virginia by the end of the year to support the company's upcoming network expansion.
WILLIAMSPORT — Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., has completed an upgrade to the electrical system serving Grant County, West Virginia, that will enhance service reliability for more than 2,100 customers.
CUMBERLAND — The United States Department of Agriculture has invested $1.2 billion in loan guarantees to help rural businesses in 41 states, Guam and the Virgin Islands this fiscal year. The investments — made through the Business and Industry Loan Guarantee Program and the Business and Indu…
OAKLAND — The Maryland Banking School recently announced that Jennifer S. Kreighbaum, compliance officer and CRA officer for First United Bank & Trust, was awarded the Lilian T. Moffat Award for the 2021 session.
This Week's Circulars
CUMBERLAND — Please join us for a celebration of life service to honor Hila Elizabeth (Ritchie) Uhl on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at 2:30pm. It will be held at First Presbyterian Church, 1 E. Main Street, Lonaconing.
ROMNEY, W.Va. — Harry Herschel Kerns, 87, of Romney, died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, at Hampshire Center. Memorial service to be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Giffin Funeral Home and Crematory, in Capon Bridge.
- City man charged in Gay Street homicide
- Kiya Wilhelm brings 'bronze to Barrelville'
- Construction worker severely burned at Upper Potomac Industrial Park
- Area hospitals overrun with COVID-19 patients
- Keyser man arrested in alleged Cumberland abduction
- Hampshire woman charged in fatal hit, run
- Fort Hill grad was in the Pentagon on Sept. 11
- Deezen arrested after alleged disturbance at LaVale restaurant
- Keyser resident winner in W.Va. vaccination sweepstakes
- Hampshire man killed in one-vehicle crash