Wednesday November 20

The weather today will be patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 38 and a low around 30.

Rise and Grind Coffee is holding their soft opening this week in Oakland at Brodak’s Plaza. Today and Thursday from 7am-12pm. Tell em Deep Creek Times sent ya!

I was able to attend the Garrett Chamber’s Tourism Update yesterday and hear Tom Riford, Assistant Secretary of the Division of Tourism, Film and the Arts of the Maryland Department of Commerce, speak: He says, “If Maryland is America in miniature, then Garrett County is Maryland in miniature. You have it all here.”

Tourism Update by Tom Riford

Tonight is Choose Civility: Teens Only! from 5:00-6:00pm where the teens in Garrett County to hang out and talk about the world around them and the news in it, in a friendly, nonpartisan atmosphere. Pizza provided!

Then, at 6:00pm, it’s Choose Civility – Law & Order.

The monthly Acoustic Rock Jam is also happening tonight at MoonShadow from 7:00-9:00pm. Bring your instrument, and join in on the open jam! Or, simply sit back, and take it all in, while enjoying some delicious food & drink.

The Maryland Park Service has announced the statewide recruitment for Maryland Park Rangers; there are two openings at Deep Creek Lake State Park.

State Fire Marshal Brian S. Geraci would like to wish residents across the State of Maryland happy holidays and remind them of safe practices when celebrating this season.