Thursday November 8

The weather for today will be sunny, with a high near 44 and a low around 35. Tonight will see some rain, mainly after 4am East wind 6 to 11 mph and gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

The Accident Adult Book Club will meet at the Accident branch of the Ruth Enlow Library today at 11:30 am this morning.

Alpine Lake near Terra Alta West Virginia will be hosting the Chamber’s November Business After Hours  this evening from 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm. Alpine Lake is a short drive and a “world away” from Deep Creek Lake. 

There’s Music Express Karaoke this evening at the Black Bear Tavern in McHenry from 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm.

It’s local night at Dutch’s this evening.  Check out their great food and get a discount just for living here!  Check out our Dining Specials section for more local specials.

Own a business? Find out if your company and your idea qualify for the upcoming DOD and NOAA Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) solicitations to win Government seed money for your company at a one hour, free webinar on Friday. I have worked with TEDCO and some of the presenters and this is the real deal. 

The annual Garrett College Veterans Roll Call this year will be held Friday and will honor our fallen from Iraq and Afghanistan.  It will begin at 7:00 am in the college auditorium and include a (Nationwide) Minute of Silence at 2:00 pm followed by bagpipers playing Amazing Grace and a video of Steve Smith’s song The Brave. There will be a 21 Gun Salute and Taps at 4:30 pm. All are invited to attend all or a part and honor our fallen heroes!

This amazing sunset photo was sent in to us by Dee Dave yesterday – WOW!

Sunset at Deep Creek Lake, MD by Dee Dave

Also – don’t forget if you are a past or present Garrett Mentors board member or mentor, the 10-year celebration is tonight!

Garrett Mentors 10-year Celebration Event