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A Message From Haley’s Family

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Haley Fundraiser set for Saturday

A fundraiser for the family of 9 year-old Haley House, the young girl who lost her battle with cancer Thursday, will be held Saturday in... Read Full Story

Young girl loses battle with cancer

Nine year-old Haley House lost her long battle with cancer as she passed away Thursday night.  Haley, of Cumberland, had been diagnosed with... Read Full Story

Police investigating burglaries

The Cumberland City Police are seeking the public’s assistance with two current burglary investigations in the North End of... Read Full Story

MD State Police Confirm Local Ties To Frederick Helicopter Crash

Three people are dead following the mid-air crash of a small plane and a helicopter that occurred Thursday afternoon in Frederick.... Read Full Story

City To Receive Recommendations For Economic Development Steering Committee

An economic development steering committee is expected to present recommendations to the Cumberland Mayor and City Council by the end of this... Read Full Story

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City Continues Crackdown On Blighted Properties

The Cumberland Mayor and City Council continues to crackdown on blighted properties- approving an ordinance this week that expands on an existing... Read Full Story

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BoE Policy Would Ban Paid Political Advertising In School System

Although it was not without debate, the Allegany County Board of Education is moving forward with a policy that would ban paid political... Read Full Story

Grand Ave. Fire Claims Lives Of Two City Children

Maryland Deputy Fire Marshal Bruce Bouch confirmed Thursday that two girls were killed in a house fire in the early morning hours at 402 Grand... Read Full Story

Rhodes Defends City’s Flood Control Restrictions

Although one longtime local business owner is threatening to move out of Cumberland if the matter isn’t resolved- Cumberland City... Read Full Story

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