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 will soon be available onsite.  
  Grand Central Home Furnishings is now open in a new location at Trader's Landing.   
A new gaming area is available at Wisp.  Chess, Bocci Ball, Checkers, Cornhole and more.   All Free! 
  Wisp has new BMX tracks including pump tracks and a skills arena. 
  A new dog park is proposed at the Deep Creek Lions Club park along Bumblebee Road.  Fundraisers are underway and the 1st-year goal is for fencing and waste disposals. 
 The Cunningham Swamp Wildlife Management Area opened to the public in May.  This 258 acre tract encompasses the majority of Cunningham Swamp, a rich wetland habitat with exceptional habitat for wetland and bog related species.  It is located about 8 miles south of Grantsville on Rt. 495. 
 Deep Creek Volunteer Fire Company is expanding the fire hall on Rt. 219.  Donation boxes can be found in various retail locations in the area. 
The Bredel Veterinary Clinic is now open at the HART for Animals facility on Bumble Bee Road.  The clinic is now accepting new patients for veterinary service or surgery.  Boarding and grooming services will be available later this month. 


The Bed n Bark Inn pet hotel is now open at the HART facility.25 luxury dog dens and suites, doggie-doors leading to private runs, exercise periods, doggie-cams, plus lots of hugs and love. Spacious cat condos with two levels for sleep and play with individual exhaust systems, and furry play toys to keep your cat alert and happy. Open 7 days a week for convenient check-in and check-out! For information and reservations please call 301.387.7729


Lindy Moebs and MUTTWorks have moved to the HART Animal Center to offer full pet grooming services.  Appointments can be made by calling 301.387.7729