Thursday April 8

The weather today will be mostly sunny, with a high near 70 and a low around 47. Southeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. A chance of showers and thunderstorms then showers likely after midnight. The chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Garrett College presented its Fiscal 2022 Budget Request to the Garrett County Commissioners on April 5, 2021 at their Public Meeting. Here’s a copy of the request presentation.

Also presented during the April 5, 2021 Public Meeting were the following GC Water & Sewerage Master Plan Amendment Maps.

Did you know? Individuals born after June 1, 1972 are required to have an approved Boater’s Safety card in their possession when operating a power boat in Maryland? Garrett College is offering the Maryland Boater’s Safety Course on April 17th and successful completion of this course will provide a Boater’s Safety card in one day. Click here to register for the course.

The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration is constructing a new roundabout on eastbound Interstate 68 and U.S. Route 219, Chestnut Ridge Road, in Garrett County. Crews should complete the work within two weeks. Several detours will be in place. The roundabout is part of a larger project, to expand U.S. 219 to a four-lane divided highway between Interstate 68 and Old Salisbury Road.

Welcome to Deep Creek Times, AnnaBellePetuniaHead! Annie Simcoe is primarily a paper/mixed media artist making her own paper from plant materials gathered near her home. Check out a video of her sewing and design process here:

This piece is an example of one of Annie’s creations. I just love the details!

There’s an Introduction to Safe Drone Flying class online this evening from 7pm-8pm.

Hit the links! Our neighbors, the Alpine Lake Resort golf bears are waking up from a long winters’ nap and the 2021 season is underway tomorrow, April 9.



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