You probably know someone with Alzheimer’s disease since 5.7 million people in the U.S. now have it. If you don’t, you probably will, since the number of Americans with that form of dementia is projected to triple in coming decades, led by a human tidal wave of aging baby boomers.
It’s always best to right a wrong whenever humanly possible, to rectify a situation in which someone has been treated unfairly. With his signature, President Donald Trump can correct a mistake made more than seven decades ago and pay tribute to a soldier who showed great courage and selfless…
One of our reporters, Greg Larry, recently wrote a story about Frostburg resident Albert Raley, who threw his hat in the mix for the presidency, managing to get his name on the ballot as a write-in candidate in 42 states. Raley is not alone in this, as hundreds of people across the United St…
A family buys an old farmhouse flanked by pasture in an idyllic mountain community. While doing upkeep on the house, they find one of the walls has a termite infestation. However, before they can get it all squared away, a few days later, someone forgets to close a basement door and a soon-t…
It’s six months past the observance of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, held annually in March, but the death of actor Chadwick Boseman last week is shocking enough to warrant a fresh look at the disease that claims the lives of an estimated 53,200 Americans each year.
This Week's Circulars
- Locals part owners of derby-winning horse
- Deputy: Bear causes fatal motorcycle crash in Grant County
- Former Mineral deputy clerk sentenced for embezzlement
- Garrett kidnapping suspect arrested in Pennsylvania
- UPMC Western Maryland President Ronan plans to retire
- ALLEGANY MAGAZINE SEPTEMBER 2020: In Sickness and in Health : The Story of Blain & George
- Drug overdoses continuing without let up in Allegany
- School board OKs sports plan
- Centre Street Playground undergoes renovation
- Hogan talks school reopening, COVID-19 vaccine candidate