We The People
Leyh Promoted to DDC Executive Director PDF Print E-mail
We The People - We The People
Written by Steven Leyh   
Monday, 18 September 2017 06:56

After three years serving as the Downtown Development Commission’s Promotions Director, Steven Leyh will step up as the organization’s Executive Director. He will also be responsible for managing Cumberland’s Main Street Program.

The Downtown Development Commission, which maintains and actively works to promote economic growth of the downtown business district, announced Leyh’s promotion on September 14, following a DDC board meeting.

“I’m just incredibly honored,” Leyh said. Since he started working for the commission in 2014, Leyh has helped promote Cumberland and brought national touring bands and new energy to attract outside attention to the city.

“Downtown Cumberland is starting to get noticed. We’ve been focused on getting the word out about Cumberland as ...

Read more...
 
FSU Appalachian Festival Symposium to Highlight Community Wealth Building PDF Print E-mail
We The People - We The People
Written by FSU News and Media Services   
Saturday, 02 September 2017 07:51

A discussion of building a healthy local economy will lead off Frostburg State University’s symposium on “Sustaining Community and Community Wealth Building” on Friday, Sept. 15, as part of the annual Appalachian Festival. The symposium will provide the community with an opportunity to engage in productive and positive discussions about the region’s obstacles as well as its opportunities.

The event will begin at 8:30 a.m. on FSU’s Upper Quad with a presentation by Anthony Flaccavento, author of “Building a Healthy Economy From the Bottom Up.” Flaccavento is a nationally recognized sustainability thought leader who will introduce the audience to the innovators who are creating thriving, locally based economies and provide a road map for others ...

Read more...
 
Diplomats in Training: Frostburg State University Students Master Diplomacy in D.C. PDF Print E-mail
We The People - We The People
Written by FSU News and Media Services   
Thursday, 24 August 2017 19:59

ModelOAS 15Across the street from the Washington Monument, Frostburg State University student CJ Barnett struck up a conversation with anyone he could see in the sunlit grand hall of the Organization of American States’ main building.

The mammoth room quickly became an intimate affair as Barnett, from Elkton, Md., worked to get to know other students so he could persuade them to take his side in the discussions to come. To the strangers he met, Barnett wasn’t representing FSU. He was representing the nation of Colombia, leading the delegation in this real-world diplomatic exercise, the 2017 Washington Model Organization of American States (OAS) General Assembly for Universities.

“Talking to the people is honestly my favorite part,” the political science major said. ...

Read more...
 
Frostburg Seeks Volunteers for Historic District Commission PDF Print E-mail
We The People - We The People
Written by Laura McBride   
Thursday, 24 August 2017 19:47

The City of Frostburg is seeking volunteers to serve on the Historic District Commission.  Applicants must possess a demonstrated special interest, specific knowledge or professional or academic training in such fields as history, architecture, architectural history, planning, archeology, anthropology, curation, conservation, landscape architecture, historic preservation, urban design, or related disciplines.  The Historic District Commission holds regular public meetings on the second Monday of every month and determines the appropriateness of proposed projects within the Historic District based on the Secretary of the Interior Guidelines for Rehabilitation and the City of Frostburg Register of Historic Places Guidelines.

Anyone interested in serving on the City of Frostburg’s Historic District Commission should submit a resume and letter of interest to the Community Development Program Coordinator, Laura McBride, ...

Read more...
 
Frostburg Seeks Volunteers for Historic District Commission PDF Print E-mail
We The People - We The People
Written by Laura McBride   
Thursday, 24 August 2017 19:47

The City of Frostburg is seeking volunteers to serve on the Historic District Commission.  Applicants must possess a demonstrated special interest, specific knowledge or professional or academic training in such fields as history, architecture, architectural history, planning, archeology, anthropology, curation, conservation, landscape architecture, historic preservation, urban design, or related disciplines.  The Historic District Commission holds regular public meetings on the second Monday of every month and determines the appropriateness of proposed projects within the Historic District based on the Secretary of the Interior Guidelines for Rehabilitation and the City of Frostburg Register of Historic Places Guidelines.

Anyone interested in serving on the City of Frostburg’s Historic District Commission should submit a resume and letter of interest to the Community Development Program Coordinator, Laura McBride, ...

Read more...
 
«StartPrev12345678910NextEnd»

Page 1 of 16
 
Webappindie.org

What's Happening?