The weather for today is cool: sunny, with a high near 63 and a low around 53. West wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Saturday will be mostly sunny, with a high near 72 and a low around 64. Sunday will be showers mainly before 10am. High near 73 and a low around 65. West wind 14 to 17 mph.

Thanks to reader Cathy, she reports: a mama black bear and two babies in their yard on Hazelhurst Road around 11:00pm Thursday evening.

This little lady Laceyn was having a great time here at the Lake feeding the ducks!

Feeding the baby ducks

Posted by Jeff-Serena Miller on Wednesday, June 12, 2019

 

From the Baltimore Sun – “But, away from the lake and its restaurants and amusements are other places, preserved in state parks and forests, worth getting on the itinerary next time you head for the hills.”

The most recent presentation made by Scott Weeks on the proposed Garrett County Fiscal Year 2020 Budget has been posted online here.

Please plan on joining us at the 2019 Walk For Hospice this Sunday at 2:00 at the Glades Town Park in Oakland! A generous $50.00 and up contribution to their mission will get you an event hoodie! There will be raffles, food, music, corn hole tournament and much more!

Make sure to check out all of the events happening this weekend! It’s a full weekend! Note: Our list of events is being a little wonky this week 🙁 Click through to “Next Events” (at the bottom right of the events section) to see the full weekend, but, if you don’t see the full list click “Previous Events” (at the bottom left of the events section) to see the complete list. We do have a ticket into our tech team on this!

The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) has started construction on the realignment of U.S. Route 219 (Chestnut Ridge Road) between I-68 (National Freeway) and Old Salisbury Road in Grantsville. This isn’t about traffic issues but, rather, interconnectivity between states.

A Touch of Class Limousines is offering a special Father’s Day Deal: Purchase a $250 Gift Certificate for $200 for his next special event or any hourly services.

See the recording of the Garrett County Board of Education Meeting Live Stream from June 11, 2019 here.