Friday July 16, Saturday July 17, Sunday July 18

Jul 16, 2021

The weather today will be sunny with a high near 83 and a low around 64. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Saturday will be a mostly cloudy with a high near 80 and a low around 62. A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Sunday will be partly sunny with a high near 75 and a low around 59. West wind around 6 mph. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Stop and see the crew at the Trout’s House Seafood on Deep Creek Drive! They have gifts for a friend (or yourself) like Maryland T-shirts, Old Bay items, sides and seasonings, and mallets. See this week’s market pricing here. #itsatroutthing

The Ruth Enlow Library will be offering one-on-one tech help every Thursday — in Grantsville and Oakland — beginning on July 29.

My parent’s neighbor, the Pinetum Christmas Tree Farm, is celebrating the milestone of being a certified Tree Farm for more than 50 years! Congratulations! Learn more about the Pinetum owners’ family here and more about the Tree Farm program in Maryland here.

The Discovery Center is now open 10-5 daily!

Good morning from Ed O’Connor and family! Ahhh… what a great Deep Creek Lake view:


What’s New Around Town: The Klotz Corn Shack will be opening for the season Friday, July 16th, 2021. The hours will be Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday 9:30am-6pm and Sunday 9:30am-5pm (Closed on Tuesday’s).

There are several fun-sounding State Park events this weekend: Maybe Tracking and Stalking, or Bear Aware, or Alpha-bat Campfire
just to name a few!

Author Melanie Burgess! Story and Activities is today from

After a week of writing, participants from four separate workshops will take to the new stage in Mountain Lake Park for public reading — Reading In the Park.

Little Yough Summer Music Festival is tonight at 7pm under the pavilion — featuring Optimus Riff

Scott Alexander will also be at MoonShadow tonight at 7pm.