Agencies collaborate to host Bloomington Town Meeting

The public is invited to attend a Garrett County Opioid Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, December 11 at the Bloomington Fire Department, beginning at 6 p.m. “We continue to bring the community together for open conversations about how drugs are affecting this county and...

End of Year Newsletter from Boal and Associates

Greetings....as another year winds down, once again tax planning for the year presents a number of challenges for both the year we are finishing and year ahead. This is primarily due to the tax law changes brought about through the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act...

GRMC Launches $1 Million CT Scanner Campaign

Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC) recently unveiled a million-dollar fundraising campaign to purchase a new CT Scanner that will enhance patient care through state-of-the-art technology. CT Scanners rely upon computed tomography to provide detailed images of...

NeuBeam Gives Back This Holiday Season

Garrett County Internet Service Provider NeuBeam, a service of Declaration Networks Group, is donating $10 to Toys for Tots (toysfortots.org) for every Internet installation completed through the end of 2018. "Declaration Networks is proud to give back locally,...

Malone honored with naming in GC’s STEM building

Garrett County resident, Phil Malone, was honored for his longstanding commitment and dedication to the youth of Garrett County.  One of the new group study rooms in the STEM facility was dedicated in honor of Malone. Not only has Malone been instrumental in providing...

Area Continues to See Record Overall Tourism Increases

The first quarter of Fiscal Year 2019 (July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019) is off to a good start for tourism in the Deep Creek Lake area and Garrett County, Maryland with an 8.0% increase in county accommodations sales, a 6.3% increase in Admissions & Amusement...

Garrett County Government Creates Communications Office

At the request and recommendation of the Garrett County Public Information Officer Kevin Null, and to align with the 2018-2020 County Strategic Plan, the Board of Garrett County Commissioners has approved the creation of a County Communications Office. The...

Jay Ferguson named 2018 Garrett County REALTOR®️ of the Year

Congratulations to Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations & Sales co-owner, broker of record, and top producing real estate professional, Jay Ferguson. Jay has been named the 2018 REALTOR®️ of the Year by Garret County Board of REALTORS®️ in a unanimous vote from the...

Hogan Administration Announces US 219 Realignment Construction Project

New Roadway Alignment Benefits Businesses and Residents, Opens Up the Appalachian Region for Economic Development and Enhanced Safety The Hogan administration today announced the official start of the long-awaited highway construction for the US 219 (Chestnut Ridge...

GC Athletic Hall of Fame inducts 3rd class

Members of the 2018 class were welcomed into the Garrett College Athletic Hall of Fame at the third annual induction dinner held Saturday night in the Community Aquatic and Recreation Complex (CARC) gymnasium. Surrounded by current members of the Athletic Hall of...

Historic Preservation Project Workshops

Are you considering applying for a Capital Grant for a historic preservation project? Attend a workshop in your area!  The Maryland Historical Trust is hosting workshops around the state for prospective applicants for the FY19 Capital Grant Program. This grant is a...

Garrett College receives $2M gift from Offutt Trust

Garrett College announced Tuesday it is the recipient of a $2 million gift from a trust set up by the late Daniel E. Offutt III, an Oakland native who was an artist, metal sculptor and philanthropist. The gift is dedicated entirely to Science, Technology, Engineering...

Judy Carbone named 2019 AAUW-Maryland Woman of Distinction

At the 2018 Fall Conference of AAUW-Maryland this past weekend, Judy A. Carbone, President of AAUW-Garrett Branch, was named the 2019 AAUW-Maryland Woman of Distinction. She was nominated by the 2018 Woman of Distinction honoree and AAUW-Maryland Co-President Kate...

New physicians join GRMC, Wellspring Family Medicine

Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC) and Wellspring Family Medicine have welcomed two new family practitioners to the cadre of physicians practicing in the area. Mariana Bollinger, MD, and Jason Van Antwerp, MD, are both on staff and currently serving patients. Dr....

Steve Green Named the 2018 Autumn Glory Honorary Golden Ambassador

The Garrett County Chamber of Commerce has named Steve Green as the 2018 Honorary Golden Ambassador of the 51st Annual Autumn Glory Festival. The announcement was made at the Annual Autumn Glory Kick-Off Reception & Dinner on October 10, 2018, sponsored by Patriot...

2019 Residential Refuse Permits

The Garrett County Department of Solid Waste & Recycling announces that the 2019 Residential Refuse Permits are now available. Residents can renew/purchase permits now and it will be valid from the date of purchase through the end of 2019. Your current 2018 permit...

Garrett County Landfill Winter Hours

The Garrett County Department of Solid Waste & Recycling announces Saturday winter hours for the Garrett County Landfill. Effective Saturday, October 13, 2018 the Landfill will be closed on Saturdays to commercial haulers and large residential loads. Saturday full...

DIY: Solutions for Managing Water Runoff

DIY: Solutions for Managing Water Runoff -  Friday October 19 2-3 pm or  Friday Nov 9 from 6-7 pm Got Rain? This introductory session on water runoff will give information about what stormwater is and how to manage it on your property for your benefit and the...

“Black Tie & Tails” Gala Benefits HART for Animals

HART for Animals, with Honorary Chairs, Michael and Mercedes Pellet, will host the “Black Tie & Tails” Gala, to benefit the HART Adoption Programs. The second bi-annual event will take place on Saturday, November 3, 2018, at the Lodge at Wisp Resort.  The Gala...

 

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