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‘FSU Student Appreciation Week’ – From Our Town to You!

‘FSU Student Appreciation Week’ – From Our Town to You!

FrostburgFirst has partnered with local businesses to bring you 'FSU Student Appreciation Week' through Sunday, September 6 to celebrate your return to our small town! Welcome back to Frostburg State University and welcome back to our beautiful small town! We hope...

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FrostburgFirst Waives Membership Fees for Returning Members!

FrostburgFirst Waives Membership Fees for Returning Members!

As a demonstration of our dedication to helping our Main Street Community through this challenging time, all fees are waived for renewing members for 2020-2021 membership year. The FrostburgFirst Board of Directors has determined that all members who paid dues for the 2019-2020 membership year (July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020) will be renewed at their current membership level for the new membership year (July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2020). Current members will continue to receive the perks associated with the membership level purchased last year. If you are interested in changing your benefits or are able to support our operations by paying membership fees, please contact us for more information.

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FSU Student Art Finds a Home Downtown

FSU Student Art Finds a Home Downtown

FrostburgFirst, in partnership with the City of Frostburg, is pleased to announce the installation of new public art in the Parish Parking Lot in downtown Frostburg. Additional projects to seasonally paint the installation and create a plaque describing the project are planned in the coming months. For more information, contact FrostburgFirst at (301) 689-6900 or email frostburgfirst@gmail.com

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Brownsville/Park Ave Memorial Unveiled

Brownsville/Park Ave Memorial Unveiled

On August 25th the unveiling and dedication ceremony for the Brownsville/Park Ave Memorial in the Upper Quad of Frostburg State University's campus took place. Brownsville was founded about 150 years ago and, as the university began to grow during the last century,...

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Welcome Back FSU!: A Note from FrostburgFirst

Welcome Back FSU!: A Note from FrostburgFirst

It's August already? FrostburgFirst extends our welcome to returning and new students at Frostburg State University for the Fall 2020 semester. It may have been a little while longer than usual since the last time you were in Frostburg due to the unforeseen...

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Shop Maryland Tax Free Week, August 9-15

Shop Maryland Tax Free Week, August 9-15

Sunday, August 9th, kicks off Maryland Tax-Free Week! All qualifying clothing and shoes (up to $100 value for each individual item) and the first $40 off of backpacks will be tax-free through Saturday August 15th. Retailers selling masks can also forgo tax on those...

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Who Wouldn’t Want a Business Here?

Who Wouldn’t Want a Business Here?

Nestled in the rolling Allegheny Mountains, Frostburg’s rich cultural history and scenic beauty make it a perfect place to live. For those who love the outdoors, the Great Allegheny Passage provides a gateway to an internationally traveled trail, local beauty spots...

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Unsung Heroes: The Essential Workers Keeping Society Moving

Unsung Heroes: The Essential Workers Keeping Society Moving

Last month we posted an article about the Hometown Heroes in our beautiful small town, putting a spotlight on the Frostburg leaders who were using their own time, money, and talent to lend a hand to those in need during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. Businesses owners...

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