November 2016

GC Chamber of Commerce Wins Two Tourism Awards
The Garrett County Chamber of Commerce won two awards at the 36th Annual Tourism and Travel Summit held at the Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards in Baltimore.
New Volunteer Center to Support Allegany, Garrett Counties
Allegany College of MD, Frostburg State University and Garrett College are joining forces to launch a volunteer center that will serve and support community needs in Allegany and Garrett counties.
Commissioners Open Cherry Glade Run Bridge; Town Dedicates Brian F. Thomas Drive
The road opening and dedication of Brian F. Thomas Drive took place during a ribbon cutting ceremony on November 18th.
Wisp Resort Changes Name of Hotel
As part of a three-year $3.7 million renovation, Wisp Resort recently announced a rebranding of the Wisp Resort Hotel which will be known as The Lodge at Wisp.
Garrett College (GIEC) to Host MIPS-TEDCO Funding Briefing for Faculty, Local Businesses
The Maryland Industrial Partnerships Program program and the Maryland Technology Development Corporation will jointly host a free “lunch and learn” briefing on November 30th.
FireFly Farms - More Than Entrepreneurs, More Than Foodies
They are more than entrepreneurs. They are more than foodies. Koch and Solanet are committed champions of rural business and sustainable agriculture.