ANNAPOLIS — Fans of the Maryland wine industry are invited to become part of the Maryland Wine Explorer Club, introduced in mid-October by the Maryland Wineries Association.
At my house, there are presently Tiny Tim tomatoes growing in nutrient enriched water. My teenage son is into hydroponics with a passion. We’ve been growing these tomatoes for almost 120 days. As I watch the plants bloom, I realize that this is about how long it takes to hire quality candidates.
CUMBERLAND — Comptroller Peter Franchot, along with partners from the retail and restaurant industries, kicked off the annual Shop Maryland for the Holidays campaign with a virtual press conference to announce a new buy local initiative.
KEYSER, W.Va. — Every year, the Mineral County Chamber of Commerce honors its top members along with several service providers in the community at its annual Summit Awards Dinner.
ROCKY GAP — Rocky Gap Casino Resort will host its fourth annual food donation drive to benefit the Western Maryland Food Bank Nov. 1-25.
CUMBERLAND — UPMC Western Maryland has won the Mid-Atlantic Alliance for Performance Excellence 2020 Excellence award and will receive recognition at its 15th annual awards banquet and conference held virtually Nov. 12.
WINCHESTER, Va. — In a normal year, hundreds of book lovers would have descended on Winchester this summer for Shenandoah University’s annual children’s literature conference.
ACT 1st Federal Credit Union held its second annual golf tournament on Aug. 22 at Fore Sisters Golf Course. This year’s tournament was held in memory of Bryan Warner, who died earlier this year after a battle with cancer. The tournament proceeds of more than $9,850 benefited UPMC Western Mar…
The Barton American Legion installs officers for 2020-2021. Front row, from the left, are Chaplain Al Stafford, Finance Officer Andy Winters, Cmdr. Ed Campbell and Adjutant James Marchinke. Second row, Installing Officer and District Cmdr. Charee Reckner, 2nd Vice Cmdr. Wayne Durst, Sergeant…
OAKLAND — The month of October is recognized as National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Over the last several years, local businesses have played a vital role in allowing Garrett County Public Schools students with disabilities to engage in work-based learning experiences.
CUMBERLAND — In observance of National Fire Prevention Week and as part of its commitment to keep communities and customers safe, Columbia Gas is partnering with the United Way to provide complimentary combination carbon monoxide/smoke detectors to fire departments to distribute to community…
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The U.S. Small Business Administration honored a local women-owned firm for its work in federal contracting.
MCHENRY — Through the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund, Continuing Education & Workforce Development at Garrett College can offer scholarships for area businesses that want to provide employees with the opportunity to obtain industry required professional certification or licensure.
CUMBERLAND — Realtors from the Historic Highlands Association of Realtors recently provided lunch for about 300 health care workers and frontline staff employed in Allegany County.
ALTOONA, Pa. — Altoona Arthritis & Osteoporosis Center and the Altoona Center for Clinical Research has met all the criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA Inc., a leading laboratory accreditor, whose program and standards enable clinical laboratories and staff to meet U.S. clinica…
CUMBERLAND — The state of Maryland’s Procurement Forecast for fiscal year 2021 is available on the Governor’s Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs website.
MCHENRY — The Garrett County Chamber of Commerce and Garrett County Economic Development presented the ninth annual Business & Industry Appreciation at the chamber’s Business Before Hours sponsored by Clear Mountain Bank and Shentel.
This Week's Circulars
LAVALE - Richard Norman Davis, 89, passed Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, at Cumberland Healthcare Center. Funeral services conducted at Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., Cumberland, Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, 1p.m. Receiving hour-prior. Interment in Sunset Memorial Park.
- Cumberland man arrested on child abuse, assault charges
- Michele Martz named UPMC Western Maryland president
- Allegany County reports 95 new virus cases in 7-day span
- Police: Garrett man run over after drug deal interrupted
- Dozens wait in line as early voting begins in Maryland
- Firefighters extinguish Maryland Avenue house fire
- Groundbreaking held for tech company's new Frostburg facility
- Garrett County reports 39 new COVID cases
- Grow West breaks ground on facility expansion
- Cellular phone service arrives for Hyndman residents