Tuesday August 24

Aug 24, 2021

The weather today will be patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 84 and a low around 63. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

The Maryland Commission for Women is conducting a questionnaire on women and the pandemic.

HART for Animals “numbers” as of July 31 are: Low-Cost Spays & Neuters – 358, Rescue & Transports – 168, and Adoptions – 64. HART uses 81% of all service revenues generated at their Animal Center to pay for the programs above and sheltering. Way to go! Also, HART shared with us a little about pet horoscopes — any Virgos out there?

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources seeks members for its newly created Coldwater Fisheries Advisory Committee. Coldwater fisheries are an integral part of Maryland’s natural heritage and have always been one of the pillars driving the state’s conservation efforts. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply online using the department’s application form.

Garrett Regional Medical Center CFO, Tracy Lipscomb, CPA, CHFP elected to the Maryland Hospital Association’s Council on Financial Policy

The Ruth Enlow Library is proud to announce that the Kitzmiller Library’s hours will be expanding starting on Monday, August 30th.

There is a special meeting, tonight, Tuesday, August 24, 2021 to discuss the Garrett County Public Schools Fall Recovery and Reopening Plan. The Board will meet in the Board Room at Central Office and the meeting is open to the public and will also be live-streamed for public review.

Vaccines are available in Oakland today – GoVax: Vaccine Schedule – Garrett County Health Department Clinic.

At 4:30pm, DNR Secretary to Address The State of the Lake and, if that’s not your pace, at 5:30pm, it’s the Group Bike Ride from Oakland.

Check in with Cashmere Clothing Co for “Want It Wednesday!”

TOMORROW! Live music continues with Stage Wisp and The Terah Crawford Band.