• Bella Rose Biancone, daughter of Richard and Amy Biancone of LaVale and a 2019 graduate of Bishop Walsh School, was named to the spring 2021 dean’s list of the McAnulty College of Liberal Arts at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh.

Clients in the Abilities Network recently completed a four-week dining and dating etiquette program. Students tested their skills at The Toasted Goat in Frostburg. Shown, front row from the left, are Kim Johnson, Abilities Network staff; Kevin Schwab, Donna Lease, Abilities Network staff; Je…

MOOREFIELD, W.Va. — The U.S. Department of Education selected Eastern West Virginia Community & Technical College in Moorefield for a Title III Strengthening Institutions Program award for its proposal, “Advising, Technology, Training and Innovation.”

CUMBERLAND — The Allegany College of Maryland Foundation has awarded scholarships to the following first-time college students: Kaylee Beattie-Thornburg, Cumberland; Tristen Brehm, Mount Savage; Austin Burt, Cumberland; Sophie Cramer, LaVale; Lacey Crossland, Rawlings; Mattesyn Crotts, Cumbe…

OAKLAND — Garrett County Public Schools has made a modification to the 2021-2022 school year calendar to include Oct. 15 as a school/work day.

• Nathan Ashley, Grantsville; Mason Yacuboski, LaVale; and Summer Shaper of Swanton; were named to the spring dean’s list at Salisbury University.

CUMBERLAND — Cheryl Nelson was honored with Allegany College of Maryland’s 2021 Community Engagement Award for her work organizing rotations for allied health students at local COVID-19 testing and vaccination sites hosted by the Allegany County Health Department and UPMC Western Maryland du…

CUMBERLAND — Cody Arigo, a 2014 graduate of Fort Hill High School and student at the University of Maryland, has been named a Robertson fellow in partnership with the Robertson Foundation for Government. Each fellow receives full tuition, a cost-of-living stipend and summer internship assistance.

CUMBERLAND — Administrative staffing updates announced by Allegany County Public Schools include Moriah Cohen as the new assistant principal at Braddock Middle School; Alyssa Werner and John Wade as new assistant principals at Washington Middle School and Amy Llewellyn as the mental health c…

FROSTBURG — Frostburg State University announces the following area students have received scholarships for study at the university.

CUMBERLAND — Allegany College of Maryland recognized 93 graduates earning a total of 100 associate degrees and certificates at the conclusion of the summer session.

CUMBERLAND, Md. — Allegany College of Maryland will begin its 60th academic year Aug. 23. The majority of courses will meet in person with online, flex and hybrid courses offered. Federal funds are available through the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund program. An application is availa…

• Katherine Buscemi, Grantsville, has been named to the spring dean’s list at the University of New England, Portland, Maine.

CUMBERLAND — Allegany High School student Peyton McDonald has earned a spot on the 2021-2022 Maryland Center for School Safety’s Student Focus Group. The 25 student leaders will follow in the footsteps of the 12 inaugural members of the group, whose one-year terms ended in June. Nearly 100 s…

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