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Tuesday September 1
9:00 a.m.   

A lovely morning and just a slight chance for a thunderstorm this afternoon.  We did get a little bit of rain yesterday.  Not nearly enough and one of those days when it could be raining in the front yard, but not the back.

The Maryland Superintendent of Schools, Lillian Lowery, resigned from her position on Friday to take the helm at an education non-profit corporation.

Maryland's 56th elected governor, Marvin Mandel, passed away Sunday and flags in Maryland should be flown at half-staff in his honor. 

Country Living named Oakland one of the Best Fall Foliage Small Towns.

The McHenry State Police will be collecting non-perishable food items at the McHenry barracks through September 27.  The food will be delivered to the Western Maryland Food Bank in Hagerstown which serves the needs of Garrett County.  Items can be dropped off 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.

Engage Mountain Maryland will hold its second community discussion on the Accident Dome tonight at 7 p.m. in the Career Technology Training Center in Accident.