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Ambition Goes Further Than Service PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Daniel Witter   
Wednesday, 30 November 2011 11:49

Neighborhood Friends Care (NFC) ambition goes further than just helping those with limited resources and/ or abilities within the Frostburg area. Their members provide the Frostburg community with the opportunity to give and receive assistance.

I met with several members from this group. The members were excited to share successes. Recently they have repaired railings, built exterior steps on an outside porch, power washed a handicapped access ramp, raked and cleaned leaves from gutters, and repaired a water damaged interior wall.  At the moment they are planning to shovel snow for seniors during the month of December. The group is now raising money to purchase shovels and salt as well as seeking members to serve.  What makes these projects truly special is the ...

Slut Walk Held at Frostburg State University PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Jaleesa Gregg   
Tuesday, 15 November 2011 08:31

The first Slut Walk was held near the clock tower at Frostburg State University Thursday, November 10 at 5:00 p.m. This was not a fashion show where women parade around in their most provocative clothing. The Slut Walk was a stand against sexual assault. The march around campus was conducted in order to bring awareness to sexual assault and victim blaming was sponsored by Students for Women’s Issues. Many students, faculty, and people of the community gathered to show support. There were many songs empowering women playing throughout the course of the campaign.

The idea of a slut walk was introduced in Toronto, Canada when a police officer made the comment, “If women do not want to be raped, they shouldn’t dress like sluts.” This event encouraged the Students ...

Foundation Sponsors Feline Neuter Clinic this Saturday PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Courtesy, Becky McClarran   
Monday, 10 October 2011 13:12
Pets for Vets Begins at the Allegany County Animal Shelter PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Courtesy, Jodi Sweitzer   
Monday, 03 October 2011 19:46
Home Ground to Sponsor Outdoor Recreation Festival September 24th PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Kurt Hoffman   
Monday, 12 September 2011 11:47


 On Saturday October 6th, 2012, Home Ground will present its Second Annual “Discover Allegany Outdoors.…A Nature and Outdoor Recreation Festival. “  This event will take place at Rocky Gap State Park’s Mountain View Pavilion from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. and is being co-sponsored by Western Maryland Adventures and Rocky Gap State Park.

Free activities for families and individuals interested in outdoor experiences will include geocaching, canoeing and kayaking, fly fishing, a scavenger hunt, a bird hike, scales and tails, an introduction to the basics of fishing, and a presentation by Roy Brown on the ancient archeology of our area.  Brown's presentation is in conjunction with AppIndie's "One Vision, Many Voices" launch (see ...

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