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Just as forecast, it was warmer and rainy yesterday.  Today we will have occasional showers throughout the day, with a high temperature of 53 degrees and a low of 33 degrees.

March is Women’s History Month!  What started as Women’s History Week in 1978 in Santa Rosa California is now celebrated the whole month of March.  Here’s some additional information for you.

Womens' History Month

March is Women’s History Month

The Garrett County Chamber of Commerce invites all Chamber members to the next Marketing Roundtable event which will feature updates on the town of Mountain Lake Park. The meeting is Wednesday, March 18 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm in the Chamber conference room. Mayor Don Sincell will also provide an update on the upcoming Chautauqua events coming to the town in the Summer.

Since 1939, Leader Dogs for the Blind has operated one of the world’s most respected and innovative guide dog programs and is heavily supported by the donations from Lions Clubs around the world. The Deep Creek Lions Club is sponsoring a benefit dinner for this cause on March 30th, from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.  Please join us and you’ll enjoy a great dinner, hear an inspirational talk from a recipient of a Leader Dog guide dog and help support this great organization. Clink here for more information.

To celebrate and support Women’s History Month, WalletHub just released a report on the “Best and Worst States for Women” that uses their unique methodology that includes voting percentages, poverty rates, incomes, etc. to rank all the states.  Massachusetts came in first and Louisiana last.  Where did Maryland place you ask? Well, click this link to see the full report, methodology and how we ranked.  Hint: We did fairly well.

St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Oakland is serving fish dinners for Lent again this Friday, from 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm in the Parish Hall.  Jean and I ate there last Friday and they were good, with lots of community spirit filling the room.  Cudo’s to all the volunteers at the church that made it all possible.

Have a great Tuesday folks…