Community News
Homecoming first game at new Mountain Ridge Stadium PDF Print E-mail
Community News - Community News
Written by Richard Kerns   
Thursday, 02 October 2008 15:50

This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Mountain Ridge High School celebrates its second Homecoming this weekend, with the Miners taking on the Frankfort Falcons in Friday-night football action. It will be the first game played at the new stadium, which was still undergoing last-minute work this week. The roof on the concession stand is still not finished and a mobile"Regal Restroom" is on site to provide facilities for fans while work continues on indoor plumbing.

 

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2008 16:22
Read more...
 
City of Frostburg -- October Meetings PDF Print E-mail
Community News - Community News
Written by Richard Kerns   
Wednesday, 01 October 2008 00:36

City of Frostburg

Upcoming Meetings

 

Planning and Zoning Commission

Wed. Oct. 8, 7 p.m.

Frostburg Community Library

 

Special City Council Meeting

Refinancing of city debt

Thursday, Oct. 9, 7 p.m.

City Hall

 

Historic District Commission

Monday, Oct. 13, 1:30 p.m.

City Place

 

Frostburg City Council Work Session

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 7 p.m.

City Hall

 

Frostburg City Council Meeting

Thursday, Oct. 16, 7 p.m.

Community Center

 
Bulk trash dates announced PDF Print E-mail
Community News - Community News
Written by Richard Kerns   
Thursday, 25 September 2008 23:44

This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

The fall bulk trash pickup in the city of Frostburg will be held on Monday, Oct. 6 on the West end of the city, and Tuesday, Oct. 7 on the East end.

The amount of trash that can be set out is limited to the size of a small pickup-truck load.

For more information call Frostburg City Hall at 301.689.6000.

Last Updated on Friday, 03 October 2008 20:08
 
The Gift of Bloom --New Foundation Fund PDF Print E-mail
Community News - Community News
Written by Richard Kerns   
Thursday, 25 September 2008 00:00


This page is dedicated to the members of the Frostburg House and Garden Club, their civic spirit every bit as beautiful as the flowers they plant, grow and tend upon the Main Street lampposts of the Mountain City.

 

Jaw-dropping floral splendor.

 

At St. Michael & the Palace

And the garden club members have to drive to tend the blooms, hauling water in gallon-jugs, trimm ing, pruning and coaxing to the rush of curbside traffic. Give ‘em a toot and a wave when ‘ere ya see ‘em streetside.

 

“I think we have some of the most beautiful baskets anywhere,” said Frostburg Mayor Arthur Bond. “The flowers make the city a more attractive place throughout, and the garden club members put a lot of work into it.”

 

Enjoy the blooms while they last, for ...

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2008 07:40
Read more...
 
Act II for the Lyric PDF Print E-mail
Community News - Community News
Written by Richard Kerns   
Wednesday, 24 September 2008 00:12

9-24-08

This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

A building whose obituary was written in smoke and ash on the editorial page of the Cumberland Times-News will soon open its doors to new life as a downtown destination for all-things Frostburg State.

 The new downtown FSU bookstore

Gutted by the 2004 fire that destroyed the landmark bar Gandalf’s on its first floor, the Lyric Building was given up for dead in the days and weeks that followed. A hollow shell and fragile façade survived the flames, but when bricks began falling on the sidewalk a few days after the blaze, the Times-News editorialized of the Lyric in the past tense.

 

I know because I wrote the editorial, and at the time fully realized that the phrasing of ...

Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 September 2008 00:53
Read more...
 
«StartPrev111112113114115116NextEnd»

Page 115 of 116
 
Webappindie.org

What's Happening?