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...

Leadership Garrett County kicks off third year

Class is officially in session for members of Leadership Garrett County. The first session for the program's third class was held at Garrett College last Thursday, September 20th. Throughout the course of the program, participants will learn about the art and science...

2018 People’s Choice Challenge Winners

The People's Choice Challenge reception was held last evening at the Oakland Transportation Museum in the Deep Creek Lake Gallery. There were over 80 in attendance for the presentation of the awards. A special thank you to County Administrator Kevin Null, Economic...

U.S. Cellular Wants to Sponsor Your Youth Organization

Starting today, youth organizations in local communities can earn up to $1,000 through U.S. Cellular's Community Connections program. Now in its fourth year, Community Connections provides sponsorship support to help youth groups pay for uniforms, equipment, travel...

BOE Seeking Public Comment on RISE Strategic Plan

The Garrett County Board of Education (BOE), at its September 11, 2018, meeting, discussed possible scenarios regarding school configuration options as part of the RISE Strategic Plan. After an examination of the strategic issues and the overarching goals and values...

2018 People’s Choice Challenge: The People Have Spoken!

Deep Creek Times announced today that voting is complete for the 2018 People’s Choice Challenge. After two weeks of open nominations in 40 categories and six weeks of voting, the contest closed to new votes on September 8th. Votes in each of the categories have been...

Wisp Resort Announces New Wedding Sales Manager

Wisp Resort announces new Wedding Sales Manager, Bobbi Opar. We are delighted to have Bobbi join our team! Bobbi comes to Wisp with extensive wedding and social experience from Nemacolin Woodlands Resort where she provided 5 star service in both departments. Bobbi’s...

Police Providing Presents

To Whom It May Concern, For many years, law enforcement officers throughout the United States have participated in a volunteer program during the Christmas season where police officers take underprivileged children shopping for gifts. Many of our officers had the...

Festival of Trees to bring in the Holidays Peanuts Style

Be on the look-out for Charlie Brown, Snoopy and Friends, on the Festival of Trees Autumn Glory Float, as it ushers in the holiday season with ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ theme! The float will serve as an invitation to join us for Garrett County’s holiday kick-off...

Garrett College officially opens STEM Building

Federal, state and local officials all laud GC’s state-of-the-art facility  Garrett College officially opened its $8.526 million STEM Building –which drew rave reviews from federal, state and local officials – before a packed house on Saturday morning. “Today is an...

Garrett College Foundation notes scholarship awards

The Garrett College Foundation annually presents scholarships to Garrett College students. Following are the names of scholarship recipients for the 2017-2018 academic year. Allegany & Garrett County Chapter Maryland Municipal League – Brianna Seaman, Lonaconing. ...

Deep Creek Watershed Foundation Announces Three New Board Members

The Deep Creek Watershed Foundation is pleased to announce that three new Board members have been appointed. Nina Beitzel, Ian Smith, and Liz Georg were nominated to the Foundation. The Foundation was formed to support the Deep Creek Watershed Plan’s goal of...

 

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