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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… Read More »
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 »
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 »

Frostburg Photo Challenge!

Join FrostburgFirst for our December Photo Challenge!  For every day of December, we will be posting a photo relating to the corresponding “Word of the Day” on Instagram.  We welcome you to follow us (@FrostburgFirst) and play along!  Take a photo that corresponds to the Word of the Day, tag @FrostburgFirst, and use the hashtag… Read More »
FrostburgFirst Hosts its Annual Membership Meeting

FrostburgFirst Hosts its Annual Membership Meeting

Five New Board of Directors Elected   FrostburgFirst Board of Directors-Pictured Above: Back Row, Left to Right: Commissioner Woody Getz, Kristan Carter, Andrea De Palatis, Gerry LaFemina, Susan Snow, Clare Buckle, Elizabeth Stahlman, Dr. Joseph Hoffman Front Row, Left to Right: Erin Gotay, Diana Iman, Jessica Palumbo   FrostburgFirst hosted its Annual Membership Meeting Tuesday,… Read More »

FrostburgFirst Annual Membership Meeting

FrostburgFirst’s Annual Membership Meeting is set for Tuesday, May 24, from 5:30-7 pm. The meeting will take place at City Place and will be a catered dinner by local farm-to-table restaurant, SHiFT. The Annual Membership Meeting is a time for FrostburgFirst business members to vote on new Board of Directors/Officers for the organization, hear a State… Read More »
Landslide Discovered Along WMSR Tracks

Landslide Discovered Along WMSR Tracks

  Landslide Discovered Along WMSR Tracks February 29, 2016 A landslide, believed to be mine related, has been discovered along the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad tracks between Frostburg and Switch #9. Until the track damage resulting from the landslide is repaired, the last two miles of WMSR’s typical route from Cumberland to Frostburg will be… Read More »
Podcast: Jennie Clark, Frostburg Fiber Depot

Podcast: Jennie Clark, Frostburg Fiber Depot

Check out this podcast interview with Jennie Clark, Frostburg Fiber Depot to learn more about one of Frostburg’s newest businesses. Jennie Clark joins Record, Talk, Listen to talk about the  Frostburg Fiber Depot what is truly, a family love affair with fiber. Jennie started knitting at sixteen and is now a very accomplished expert in the… Read More »