Nature Photography Day

Thursday June 15, 2023: The North American Nature Photography Association (NANPA) along with millions of photographers and photography lovers across the nation observe Nature Photography Day on June 15th.

I’d love to see some of your favorite nature photos! Email me at and there may be some swag sent out to a random submission.

The weather today will be patchy fog in the morning. Sunny, with highs in the lower 70s and a low of 55. West winds of around 5 to 10 mph.

Have you seen the Plein Air artists out and about? The Allegany Arts Council announced there are about 30 artists painting throughout Garrett and Allegany Counties leading up to an event this weekend. I saw this artist braving the cold temps in Grantsville:

Accident Elementary School recently celebrated its 40th anniversary of delivering excellent education to the community.

Discover the latest addition to our online marketplace: a complete living room set: a couch, coffee table, and two armchairs. Get the entire set for just $575.

Take your unique, antique, and collectible treasures to MPT to be a part of Chesapeake Collectibles’ season 11 taping event.

The course on the B&O Railroad during the Civil War, led by Dr. Neal Brooks, is open for enrollment. It takes place every Thursday at 4:30 PM at the Railroad Station in Oakland. The course provides a comprehensive overview of the railroad’s development, decline, and main purposes. Individuals with even a mild interest in rail travel are encouraged to join and expand their knowledge.

Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church offers worship at an easy summertime for Lake visitors and locals who work on weekends. Thursday evenings at 7:00 PM. Full worship service with communion.

Experience the perfect way to kick off the end of the school year with Oakland Little Yough Family Flicks! The movie series begins tonight with a screening of Thor: Love and Thunder at 7:00 PM, held at the Mountain Fresh Pavilion.

Come and join the Karaoke Party at Honi-Honi Bar tonight for a fun-filled family night! You will be the star of the show as you take the stage and entertain everyone with your singing talents.