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FrostburgFirst Announces Lamppost Banner Contest Winner

Cash prize awarded to local artist for winning design   FROSTBURG, MD --- A winning design has been selected from entries submitted to a lamppost banner design contest created to enhance the streetscape aesthetics on Main Street. Chris Sloan of...

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24feb10:00 am- 2:00 pmCountry Roads Mobile Veterinary Clinic10:00 am - 2:00 pm

24feb4:30 pm- 5:30 pmBachata Dance and Music Workshop4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

24feb6:00 pm- 9:00 pmThe HeetersLive at the Toasted Goat Winery6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

24feb6:30 pm- 7:30 pmGuy Witt live at Clatter6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

24feb7:30 pm- 9:30 pmLIVE at StarScape: Joan Soriano7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

 
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FrostburgFirst Announces Lamppost Banner Contest WinnerMeet Our Spring Intern: Torie Costa!Rehab 1st: Where Patient Care ALWAYS Comes First!Frostburg Dance Academy Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary!Think Big, Shop Small in FrostburgStill Not Sold on Small Business Saturday?Dress Our Lampposts – A Call for Digital DesignersTop 6 Ways to Get Involved in Downtown FrostburgAbsalom’s Emporium: A Hookah BusinessMeet Our New Intern!Bobcat Bucket ListGirls Day Out in Frostburg!State of the Main Street AddressFind Frostburg: Tips for TeamsWalk, Read, and WriteCarter & Roque Real EstateFrom Main Street Books to The Open Book: Fred Powell’s Journey in ScotlandFrostburg, MD Committed to Continued Positive MomentumSmall Business Revolution Voting InformationVolunteers invest over 15,000 hours into downtown Frostburg in 2016

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Meet Our Spring Intern: Torie Costa!

Meet Our Spring Intern: Torie Costa!

Meet FrostburgFirst's Spring 2018 intern from Frostburg State University: Victoria (Torie) Costa!
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Rehab 1st: Where Patient Care ALWAYS Comes First!

Rehab 1st: Where Patient Care ALWAYS Comes First!

Learn about FrostburgFirst member Rehab 1st and their many rehabilitative offerings!
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Think Big, Shop Small in Frostburg

Think Big, Shop Small in Frostburg

FrostburgFirst welcomes you to join us for Downtown Frostburg’s biggest Shop Small Holiday of the year!  This year’s city-wide Small Business Saturday promotion will take place on November 25, 2017.  Our downtown businesses are excited to offer special one-day-only discounts, #ShopSmall freebies, and free raffle opportunities to win prizes.  Free Small Business Saturday shopping guides with a listing of discounts and artist appearances will be available at City Place, 14 S. Water Street, and inside many downtown businesses.
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Dress Our Lampposts - A Call for Digital Designers

Dress Our Lampposts – A Call for Digital Designers

Call for Digital Designers Requests for Proposals (RFP) for Frostburg Lamppost Banner Design Download Full Application The Project FrostburgFirst received a grant through the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development’s Main Street Improvement Program to design, print, and install 70 lamppost banners from the Depot to Main Street, along Main Street from Grant Street… Read More »
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Absalom’s Emporium: A Hookah Business

Absalom’s Emporium: A Hookah Business

Absalom’s Emporium: A Hookah Business by Chuk Azubike, FrostburgFirst Communications Intern Upon walking in, I noticed an engaging piece of art against the wall. It gave the room a warm feeling. Sebastian Goldstein, owner of Absalom’s Emporium, explained that the piece of art by Parris Ashley is one of the great additions to his business.… Read More »
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Girls Day Out in Frostburg!

Girls Day Out in Frostburg!

Round up the girls and get ready to hit the town!  Downtown Frostburg offers plenty of activities for a girls day out, including delicious food and drink options, unique shopping experiences, and lots of options for head-to-toe pampering. Grab Brunch! Saturdays and Sunday 9 AM – 3 PM Fuel your day with brunch at Shift,… Read More »
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State of the Main Street Address

State of the Main Street Address

FrostburgFirst Annual Membership Meeting Tuesday, May 23 State of the Main Street Address Jessica Palumbo, Main Street Manager Good Evening and thank you for taking time to attend this year’s Annual Membership Meeting. I want to thank Andrea and Barb again for their support and dedication to the Main Street program after all these years.… Read More »
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Find Frostburg: Tips for Teams

Find Frostburg: Tips for Teams

Are you and your teammates prepared for Find Frostburg?  Having a wealth of Frostburg knowledge is only half the prep work in this interactive city-wide scavenger hunt!  Here are some ways to further prepare yourself to rack up points and win fabulous prizes!   Know the Rules You can’t play any game if you don’t… Read More »
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Walk, Read, and Write

Walk, Read, and Write

By Megan Alvarez Saturday, April 1 marks the installation of the month long creative placemaking project “Walk, Read, and Write.” Designed as a walking gallery, Walk, Read, and Write is placing large-scale visual interpretations of nine pieces of literary work by Allegany County authors in various window displays throughout the surrounding Frostburg campus and community.… Read More »
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Carter & Roque Real Estate

Carter & Roque Real Estate

The home buying process can be difficult, bringing the fear that you may never find your dream home. Your fears can vanish with Carter & Roque Real Estate. With their patient, open, and well-informed agents, they make the process as painless as possible to make sure your dream home becomes a reality. Owners Donny Carter… Read More »
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From Main Street Books to The Open Book: Fred Powell’s Journey in Scotland

From Main Street Books to The Open Book: Fred Powell’s Journey in Scotland

By Megan Alvarez From January 3rd to January 16th, Fred Powell of Frostburg’s Main Street Books, accompanied by his wife, Kathy, immersed himself into the village life of Wigtown, Scotland. While there, the pair assumed temporary proprietorship of a quaint little bookstore named The Open Book, which is owned by The Wigtown Book Festival. According… Read More »
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Frostburg, MD Committed to Continued Positive Momentum

Frostburg, MD Committed to Continued Positive Momentum

Frostburg, Maryland was recently named one of eight communities out of 14,000 nominations nationwide selected for Deluxe Corporation’s Small Business Revolution project, with a grand prize of a $500,000 Main Street Makeover and Hulu documentary series co-hosted by Robert Herjavec of ABC’s Shark Tank.  Unfortunately, on February 9, Frostburg was not announced a top-five finalist… Read More »
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Small Business Revolution Voting Information

Small Business Revolution Voting Information

Please read completely and carefully the information below, sent from Deluxe Corp. This information outlines how voting will work, and how money will be used in our community WHEN we win. Please e-mail any questions to [email protected] To secure this vote will take the help of each and every one of you. Thank you for… Read More »
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Volunteers invest over 15,000 hours into downtown Frostburg in 2016

Volunteers invest over 15,000 hours into downtown Frostburg in 2016

Volunteers invest over 15,000 hours into downtown Frostburg in 2016   FrostburgFirst would like to thank the scores of community members, volunteer organizations, the City of Frostburg, and Frostburg State University faculty, staff, and students who volunteered their time towards beautifying and enhancing the quality of life in downtown Frostburg this year.  In 2016, FrostburgFirst… Read More »
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