Wednesday May 26

May 26, 2021

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The weather today will be scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1 pm. Some storms could be severe, with hail and damaging winds. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79 and a low around 58. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Memorial Day Weekend is only days away and we want to thank all the brave men and women who have sacrificed so much for this great land of ours and, without them, we would not be able to do what we love! We salute you!

Get some good grilling this weekend with 10% off all beef and pork products. Double Oak Farms in Swanton is open Friday – Monday from 9am to 5pm and they’re FULLY STOCKED! STEAKS, RIBS, ROASTS, BURGERS, PATTIES, HOAGIE MEAT, BRAUTS, CHOPS, BACON, SAUSAGE, RIBS… They are Maryland licensed and USDA inspected. Text/Call 301-616-7577 or Facebook message them to place an order.

The Town of Oakland will be holding a “Kick Off to Summer” celebration on Saturday, June 12th from 2 pm-6 pm. There will be a cornhole tournament, a story walk event, artists, writers, musicians, a car show, a beer walk, and more!

Deep Creek Times is a featured sponsor of the Beer Walk! We will have some goodies for giveaway… make sure you stop by!☀️

One of Maryland’s best-kept secrets just minutes from Deep Creek Lake, the Oakland Golf Course offers 6395 yards of beautiful mountain scenery and rolling terrain. Open from 7:00 am – 7:00 pm, book your tee time by calling 301-334-3883 or emailing

The Alpine Lake Resort Lakers Lounge is reopening tonight: 4pm-9pm.

The End of the Line Bookstore: Opening Day is May 28. There is nothing more than $1.00! Offering gently used books for conscientious readers (Novels & Non-fiction, Self Help, Repair Manuals, Crafting, Gardening, Children’s Books, and more).

May is National Bike Month, promoted by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities from coast to coast. Established in 1956, National Bike Month is a chance to showcase the many benefits of bicycling — and encourage more folks to give biking a try.

Here’s my friend Ryan having a blast biking through the mud this past weekend: