Friday October 4, Saturday October 5, Sunday October 6

According to our air and lake temperature gauge, the air temperature has dropped 30 degrees overnight! Now it’s feeling more like fall.

The weather today will be partly sunny with a high near 60 and a low around 38. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Saturday will be sunny with a high near 61 and a low, not as cold, staying around 50. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Sunday is a chance of showers after 9am. Overall, mostly cloudy with a high near 67 and a low of 54. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Patti McLarty shared this sunrise over Deep Creek Lake, MD on September 23rd of this year: Patti McLarty Sunrise over Deep Creek Lake, MD 9-23-19

There is Hawk Watching and Hawk IDing this weekend! October 5 – 10:00am – 12:00pm is Hawk I.D. 101 Class CAOS Building at Garrett College and October 6 – 11:00am – 3:00pm is Hawk Watching at Dan’s Rock, near Frostburg MD. For more information and details, please call (301) 387-5563.

Our Entertainment Guide shares the music and concerts happening this weekend.

Here’s a neat idea: There’s an Adult Crafternoon tomorrow from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm at the Oakland Ruth Enlow Library. Each month they will offer a different craft for you to enjoy and all materials are provided.

I wanted to mention a local friend of mine is holding a “Shabby Patina Fall Market” where she will be hosting local vendors and craftsmen and women on November 2 from 9am-5pm. This is your chance to get great locally-made products! Door prizes will be awarded and refreshments will be served. Located at 6936 Sang Run Road, McHenry, Maryland 21541.

The new Lakeside Urgent Care is now open — the facility has four urgent care exam rooms, a lab, and an X-ray room. Plans are also underway to expand into specialty care services.

Each year the Friendsville Library Quilters have spent months creating a different hand-stitched quilt to be raffled off to benefit the Friendsville Library. The drawing for the winning ticket will be on Tuesday October 14, 2019 at 12:00pm.

There is a scam that has recently impacted folks in our area — a very real looking email requests an update to your Netflix payment information. Please don’t click on the links as this is a phishing scam and can install malware on your computer. Netflix Payment Scam

I recorded this short walk at the Monroe Run Vista Overlook the other day…. crunch, crunch, crunch…. 

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