Sheetz offering free meal, car wash to veterans

CUMBERLAND — Sheetz will show its respect and gratitude for veterans and active duty military personnel on Veterans Day by offering a free meal and a free car wash.

On Nov. 11, Sheetz invites all veterans and military personnel to enjoy a free 6-inch turkey sub and a regular size fountain drink at any of Sheetz’s 596 store locations. Sheetz locations offering car washes will also provide a free car wash.

Military ID or proof of service must be presented to qualify.

To locate the nearest Sheetz location, visit

Weis Markets holds 12th Fight Hunger campaign

CUMBERLAND – As part of its 12th annual Fight Hunger campaign, Weis Markets and its associates raised more than $343,000 for more than 150 community hunger relief organizations in the communities it serves. 

The Weis Fight Hunger program, which ran from Aug. 29-Oct. 2, allowed customers to donate using $1, $3, $5 or $10 vouchers or by rounding up at checkout to help food-insecure families in their communities. Customers also donated shelf stable items such as canned goods, pasta, peanut butter, apple sauce or soup by adding them to their cart and then placing them in donation bins at checkout.

The campaign benefits local food banks and pantries throughout the company’s seven-state market area.

The Maryland Food Bank and Mountaineer Food Bank, which help coordinate local pickups, also participated in the program.

Martin’s donates turkeys tofood banks

CUMBERLAND — Giant Food Stores and Martin’s Food Markets will donate 7,000 turkeys to 13 partner food banks located in communities served by the company.  

The Maryland Food Bank — Western branch in Hagerstown is among the organizations that will receive the turkeys. 

In addition to the turkey donation, team members will spend the day volunteering, organizing and restocking shelves, helping partner food banks in advance of the busy holiday season.

Customers have the opportunity to donate their free turkey certificate to a regional food bank, either online or at any store.

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