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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Our Mountains Put On A Colorful Display as the Autumn season rolls around

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Vibrant colors of orange, red, and yellow blanket our mountainside and welcome you in, but it isn't just this seasonal goodwill from Mother Nature that makes getaways to Allegany County, the Mountain Side of Maryland, enjoyable.

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

National Voter Registration Day Open House


National Voter Registration Day is a national holiday celebrating our democracy.  The first National Voter Registration Day was held on September 25, 2012.  In 2014, the National Association of Secretaries of State established the fourth...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Allegany County Government Welcomes Apprenticeship Maryland Student


 August 27, 2019 (Cumberland, MD) – Allegany County Government is pleased to announce Allegany High School senior Kendal Johnson as the county’s first youth apprentice. Ms. Johnson, and other students in the area, are being in...

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Maryland’s First Heritage Area Rebrands as Passages of the Western Potomac Heritage Area


August 6, 2019 – CUMBERLAND, MD – Maryland’s first heritage area announces rebranding as the Passages of the Western Potomac Heritage Area (PWPHA), formerly called Canal Place Heritage Area. Designated by the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority (MHAA) as on...

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