Wednesday August 7

The weather today will be showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. A high near 74 and a low around 61. The chance of precipitation is 90%.

#lakelife at Deep Creek Lake, MD sent into us by Diane Binkley Fellers–

Diane Binnkley Fellers Lake View at Deep Creek Lake, MD

Have you had a meal at The Manor Steakhouse yet? Located on a lovely five-acre wooded setting, The Manor restaurant is an 1890 estate with large verandah dining. International chef, Jacques Hourtal, (of Cornish Manor fame) is now training and supervising the kitchen staff at The Manor Steakhouse.

Congratulations to this new DCT advertiser! The Manor Steakhouse will be holding seafood night on August 9 and 10:

Seafood Night at The Manor Steakhouse

It’s Wednesday and that means it’s Farmers Market day! From 10am-1pm in Downtown Oakland. Also, the First Impressions program is at the Deep Creek Lake Discovery Center today from 11am-12pm. It’s also Locals Day at Mountain State Brewing Co: 30% off flatbreads from 4-9pm! Entertainment for tonight is Queen City Funk & Soul at the Stage Wisp Concert Series from 6-9pm.

If your child is 5 years old, or will be turning 5 by September 1, 2019, then the child is required to be registered for kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year. Applications are available on the Garrett County Public School system’s website, at the Central Office, or at your local school. For additional information, call 301-334-8927.

Most local Lyme disease cases are caused by a bacteria (Borrelia burgdorferi) which is spread to humans from the bite of an infected black-legged tick, also known as a deer tick and since a tick or a tick bite is not always noticed, Lyme is often under-diagnosed. Prevention is key.

A BIG WELCOME to our newest advertiser the Evergreen Heritage Center! A farm for education, conservation & preservation, Evergreen is located in nearby Mount Savage, MD in a picturesque setting adjacent to the Great Allegheny Passage and Western Maryland Scenic Railroad. Evergreen is a privately owned property but is open to the public for summer camps, programs, special events, group tours, and by appointment only. For more information call 301-687-0664.

There is a Supra boat in our Online Marketplace. Check it out under the “BOATS” category.

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