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Allegany County Commissioners to Meet in Little Orleans PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Bretta Reinhard   
Friday, 29 May 2015 07:25

The Allegany County Commissioners, William R. Valentine, Creade V. Brodie, Jr., and Jacob C. Shade, will hold their weekly public business meeting in Little Orleans on Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. at the Orleans Volunteer Fire Company, 12210 Orleans Road NE, Little Orleans, Maryland 21766. The general public is invited and encouraged to attend the public business meeting in Little Orleans.

FSU Bobcats Football Team Clean Up Frostburg PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Laura McBride   
Tuesday, 19 May 2015 08:51

FSU Football Volunteers1 Recently, the FSU Bobcats Football Team volunteered to clean up a University adjacent neighborhood and spent the day collecting, discarded and windblown trash, furniture, and tires.  They also trimmed overgrown foliage, and fanned out through the community collecting trash along the streets.  Going from Left to Right in the picture are: Austin Bonsell, Percy Haskins, Joe Beckford, Mike Ambrose, Sam Walker, Myles Burgess, Roland Karmara, Jordan Brown, Kenny Johnson, Ben Crowder, Anthony Taylor, Sam Daniels, Josh Scales, DeLane Fitzgerald, Aaron Gibson, Graham Brochard, Jordan Proctor, Donte Chinnery, Cameron Waller, Jovan Alexander, John Kelling, Dominic Farmer, and John Candales.  The City of Frostburg thanks the FSU Bobcats Football Team for making a ...

Bishop Walsh School to Hold Second Annual Science Showcase PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Ty DeMartino   
Wednesday, 29 April 2015 16:20
Flaming Bubble1sBishop Walsh School will host its Second Annual Science Showcase on Sat., May 9, from 10 am - 1 pm at the school on Bishop Walsh Road in Cumberland.
The event, open to all area children ages PreK-12th grade, will include cool, hands-on scientific experiments involving exploding gummy bears (back by popular demand), hovercraft rides, gushing geysers, flaming bubbles, glow-in-the-dark slime, rocket launches, a robotics demo and more.
Pre-register at or 301.724.5360, x105. Participants will be entered to win an iPad Air at the showcase.
The event is sponsored by The Catholic Community Foundation, Bishop Walsh School, Phenix Technologies and Orbital ATK.
Photo: FLAMING BUBBLES – Bishop Walsh Science Teacher Lynn Fritz (right) demonstrates the ...
Book Signing by Children's Book Author PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Loretta Radeschi   
Thursday, 23 April 2015 08:50

Buddy w llamas pillowChildren’s book author Loretta Radeschi of Bedford will sign copies of “Buddy and His Pals:

True Stories of Horses, Llamas and Cats,” and “Mr. and Mrs. Sock and the True Spirit of Christmas,”

at the Spring into Wellness Expo at Live Well Chiropractic,1634 Quaker Valley Rd., New Paris, Pa,

on April 25 from 10 am to 2 pm.

Radeschi will also have available, for the first time, child-size pillows featuring full-color illustrations

from “Buddy and His Pals.” The eight-inch pillows have a one-inch border; the ten-inch pillows

include a two-inch border. Also new this year are sock dolls made in the image of Mr. and Mrs.

Sock. The dolls measure six- and eight-inches tall and come in a variety of ‘hair’ and clothing

colors. The pillows and ...

Western Maryland STEM Festival at FSU to Mix Science and Fun PDF Print E-mail
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Written by FSU News and Media Services   
Monday, 20 April 2015 03:44

Frostburg State University will host the annual Western Maryland STEM Festival on Saturday, May 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Cordts PE Center Main Arena and the nearby University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science Appalachian Lab. This event introduces regional youth to the exciting possibilities of science, technology, engineering and math fields and is free and open to K-12 students and their families.

Students will have the opportunity to learn about science topics using fun, hands-on activities, including an egg drop, boat building, stop-motion animation, bubbles, marbles, robots, make-your-own slime, a mad scientist show and a Ping-Pong ball volcano. Special demonstrations will take place in the Appalachian Lab, with a shuttle bus providing transportation ...


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