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Busy Tuesday ahead for School Board

The special budget work session scheduled by the Allegany County Board of Education was postponed Thursday as a result of... Read Full Story
Posted 53 mins ago

Two car accident

An accident involving two vehicles on Maryland 36 East/West at Buskirk Hollow Road this morning has temporarily closed 1 westbound lane and 1... Read Full Story
Posted 4 hours ago

Snow Emergency Plan in Effect

The Snow Emergency Plan was put into effect for Allegany County, by MSP Cumberland Barrack and SHA at 7:45 Thursday morning.

Posted 6 hours ago
Cumberland Police Patch
Police respond to disturbance


On Wednesday March 4, 2015, at 11:51 am, Cumberland City Police Officers responded to a disturbance in the 300 block of... Read Full Story
Posted 9 hours ago

Bike Lane
Opposition to Bike Lane May Be Exaggerated

Opposition to a proposed bike lane on Frederick Street may have been slightly exaggerated.  Known as the Bedford/Frederick Street Bikeway,... Read Full Story
Posted 10 hours ago

City Drafting New Policy on Jobs Requiring Driving

As a result of a number of recent incidents involving city employees, the Cumberland Mayor and City Council is in the process of drafting and... Read Full Story
Posted 10 hours ago

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Mikulski Talks on Retirement and Her Final Two Years

After announcing she will not be seeking reelection at the end of her fifth term, Maryland U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulski has received a flourish... Read Full Story
Posted 10 hours ago

Death with dignity bill on tap in Annapolis

Supporters of a bill that would allow Maryland residents the right to death with dignity are rallying in Annapolis. 
Relatives of... Read Full Story
Posted 1 day ago

Cardin co sponsors water research bill

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin (D-Md.) and John Boozman (R-Ark.), both members of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, have introduced a... Read Full Story
Posted 1 day ago

Footer Dye Works Project In Limbo

Following a meeting with state budget secretary David Brinkley last week, members of the District 1 legislative delegation were left in limbo... Read Full Story
Posted 1 day ago

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