An expansion is currently underway at Deep Creek Beverage to add more retail space and expand the product line.
  Massage at the Lake is now open in its new location in the McHenry Plaza. 
  A Sally Beauty store will be opening in the plaza next to the Wal-Mart in Oakland.
A new travel plaza is being constructed along Chestnut Ridge Road in Grantsville (Exit 22 off I-68).  The site will include new fuel pumps for cars and tractor trailers.  A convenience store, Little Caesars and IHOP Express will be included at the plaza.
A sign went up on the property for a proposed bowling alley in McHenry.  The property is along Deep Creek Drive at the northern split off Rt. 219. 
The last section of the HART Center, -- the Adoption Wing--nearing completion.
  The new dog park at the Deep Creek Lions Club park along Bumblebee Road is now open. Users are asked to bring their own waste bags and water for now.  Fundraisers continue to help with future amenities at the park.
Construction on a $22 million expansion project at Garrett County Memorial Hospital began earlier this summer.  Massaro Construction was hired to complete the project.
 Working H Meats is now open on Rt. 42 and accepting appointments for beef, pork, lamb and goat butchering.  Grass-fed market meats are now available onsite.