August 2016

Leadership Garrett County Program Announced
?Garrett College recently announced the formation of the inaugural year for Leadership Garrett County, a new program designed to train and retain the next generation of leadership in Garrett County.
Grow West MD Proposes to Locate Facility in Garrett County
Grow West MD, one of 15 firms to be fully vetted for consideration to receive a growing and/or processing license for Medical Cannabis in Maryland, proposes to locate a facility in Garrett County.
Oakland Offers Incentives to Entrepreneurs
The Mayor and Town Council of Oakland have endorsed the concept of offering incentives to potential new businesses, land owners, tenants, or existing businesses willing to invest in downtown Oakland.
Artistically Speaking: Gloria Dean - Warming Up in Style
Artist Gloria Dean's latest endeavor - Scarves by BABKA - features personally designed, hand-knitted and crocheted fashion scarves.
Who's New? Fun Unlimited Arcade & Pizza
Fun Unlimited offers a total of 94 arcade games in a building that has been extensively renovated and updated.
"Science Fair on Steroids" Slated for August 13th
Are you involved in a creative hobby and would like to learn more about how to turn it into a small business endeavor? The Mountain Maker Fest can help you learn how.