Wednesday April 13

The weather today will be mostly sunny in the morning. It will then be mostly cloudy with a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon—highs in the mid-70s and a low of 50—Southwest winds of 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. The chance of rain is 40%.

Put-and-take areas have a five-trout limit and specific spring closures depending on location. Consult the Mary​land Guide to Fishing and Crabbing ​for closure dates and special management area restrictions. The daily limit in areas (that are not put-and-take or special management areas) is two trout with no minimum size and no closed season, except in special trout management and put-and-take areas.

Golden and rainbow trout have been stocked in Jennings Randolph Lake.

An event that’s near and dear to my heart: Plan to sign up for the Making Strides to Support Cancer Patients event. This walk — with a newly added bike component — benefits Cindy’s Fund. Follow the link to register online or message me if you have any questions.

Alpha Space Control Contracting has initiated line stripe work this season on various County roadways. Line stripe work began on Monday and is expected to continue into June. (I wasn’t in too much of a hurry and got behind the crew painting in Crellin on Monday.)

Our Deep Creek UNO has a unique menu — have you tried the crab dip? One of my favorites is the Lemon Basil Salmon Ceasar. Here’s the local menu!

HART for Animals has a new program to help their adoptable pets! By becoming A Friend of HART, you donate $10 a month or more. As a Friend of HART, you’re helping to save animals.

It’s Cashmere Clothing Co’s Want It Wednesday!

Every Wednesday is Locals Night at Alpine Lake Resort. Half-off Appetizers and $2.00 off draft beer.

Join Oakland Library today at 10:30 AM for a storytime designed especially for babies and toddlers. This program stimulates children’s language development and social skills through stories, music, rhymes, and other activities.

Free Social Worker Support at Friendsville Library today at 2:00 PM.

Join Lego Club today at Kitzmiller Library from 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. A monthly building theme may be suggested, or builders may choose to free-build. The library will provide the Lego and Duplo blocks. Open to all ages.

Oakland Church of the Nazarene will be Discipleship & Prayer tonight at 6:30 PM.

Hey, all you actors out there! Our Town Theatre has an upcoming audition for the musical Quilters by Molly Newman and Barbara Damashek! Auditions will be held Tuesday, April 12, and Wednesday, April 13, 2022, from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM, and Saturday, April 16, 2022, from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Performance dates will be Wednesday, June 15, through Sunday, June 19, 2022.