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Spotlight Blog: Frostburg State University

Spotlight Blog: Frostburg State University

Welcome Home: A Spotlight Blog on Frostburg State University Homecoming Homecoming is a weekend full of fun events and activities for current students, Frostburg alumni, and community members to come together and celebrate Frostburg State University. From the football game, the Hall of Fame Induction ceremony, the pep rally, to the Retired Employee Luncheon, there… Read More »
Business Spotlight--Lorenzo's Bakery

Business Spotlight–Lorenzo’s Bakery

Lorenzo’s Bakery, located on 10 S. Broadway, has been a staple of Frostburg life since October of 1985. From cookies and birthday cakes to fresh-made donuts, Lorenzo’s Bakery is the one stop for all things sweet. Lorenzo Seminerio first started baking at the age of ten in Italy. He worked in bakeries near his home,… Read More »
Arts and Entertainment District Public Meeting

Arts and Entertainment District Public Meeting

FrostburgFirst and the Frostburg Arts & Entertainment District Committee will be hosting a public meeting on Wednesday, September 19 at 6:00 pm at City Place, 14 S. Water Street in Frostburg, MD. The meeting will provide information about the upcoming required A&E district re-designation, due for completion in April 2019. Attendees will also be encouraged… Read More »
Meet our FSU Intern: Sidney Beeman

Meet our FSU Intern: Sidney Beeman

  My name is Sidney Beeman and I am so excited to begin interning with FrostburgFirst this semester. Having the opportunity to work with FrostburgFirst not only is important to me because of the professional knowledge I will gain, but also because I get to work closely with my own hometown. I have lived in… Read More »
FrostburgFirst Welcomes Lg's Pizzeria and Pub to downtown Frostburg!

FrostburgFirst Welcomes Lg’s Pizzeria and Pub to downtown Frostburg!

The City of Frostburg and FrostburgFirst welcomes LG’s Pizzeria and Pub to Downtown Frostburg! Owners Larry and Meagan Guthrie are trying something a little new in the area.  After being in the restaurant and bar business for over 10 years, they feel that setting a modern and comfortable atmosphere is important.  They have a passion… Read More »
State of the Main Street Address

State of the Main Street Address

FrostburgFirst Annual Membership Meeting Tuesday, May 22, 2018 State of Main Street Address Deirdre Robertson, Main Street Manager Good evening! First, I want to thank you for the warm welcome I have received as the new Main Street Manager. It’s been an exciting and challenging role to take on, and I have received so much… 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 »
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 »
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 »
Frostburg Shortlist Finalist for $500,000 Main Street Makeover!

Frostburg Shortlist Finalist for $500,000 Main Street Makeover!

Frostburg, MD was announced as one of eight shortlist finalists for the Small Business Revolution $500,000 Main Street Makeover, out of almost 14,000 nominations. In January 2017, Small Business Revolution will visit Frostburg to tour the town, talk with business owners, and film a short promotional video. Top finalists will be announced on February 9,… Read More »
FrostburgFirst Chooses FSU Student Megan Dignan’s Logo Redesign

FrostburgFirst Chooses FSU Student Megan Dignan’s Logo Redesign

FrostburgFirst named Frostburg State University student Megan Dignan the winner of a logo redesign contest as part a project completed by two of Professor Cookie Redding’s Advanced Graphic Design classes last spring. The classes worked through the semester to present rebranding materials for FrostburgFirst, creating entire packages with a new logo, poster designs, brochures, and… Read More »
Eric Groff - Artist

Eric Groff – Artist

Eric Groff is a senior at Frostburg State University, obtaining a Fine Arts degree with focuses in Illustration and Printmaking and a minor in Art History. His work concentrates on character and environmental design in science fiction and fantasy settings. He hopes to work as a concept artist for movies and video games and as an… Read More »