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How to Shop Small Business Saturday Like a Pro

Let’s face it – finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list can be overwhelming! While it may be tempting to avoid the post-Thanksgiving shopping rush altogether and make your purchases online instead, there are plenty of reasons to hit the streets of Frostburg...

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Frostburg State University Homecoming: Home Sweet Burg

Homecoming season is upon us! This week, October 3rd – 6th, downtown Frostburg and Frostburg State University campus will be flooded with alumni, both local and long-distance. Homecoming is the perfect reason to return to Frostburg and reconnect with the campus, city,...

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2nd Annual Pig Out in the Park a Success!

The 2nd Annual Pig Out in the Park: Backyard BBQ Bash took place on Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Hoffman Park, with over 550 people in attendance! A nationally recognized Kansas City Barbecue Society sanctioned backyard barbecue competition,...

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Meet Our New Intern: Kaitlynn Hamby

Hello, my name is Kaitlynn Hamby, and I’m thrilled to be working with FrostburgFirst this semester! I’m a senior at Frostburg State University and will be graduating Spring of 2020 with my Bachelor of Science degree in English, and a minor in Journalism. I love...

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Meet Our New Intern: Shayla Yaeger

My name is Shayla Yaeger. I am currently a senior at Frostburg State University. Being a Mass Communication major, I plan on using the skills I’ve learned at school during this internship at Frostburg First. In addition to my major, I decided to enroll in a Graphic...

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Innovation & New Ownership at Spectrum Design Services

In small cities like Frostburg, we value our small businesses and the owners who dedicate their lives to providing unique products and services to our communities. But what happens when the small business owner retires? While Frostburg is fortunate to have several...

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2nd Annual Pig Out in the Park – August 17, 2019

Join FrostburgFirst for a fun-filled day of live music, a beer tent, a pie-eating contest, family-friendly activities, local artist and food vendors, and a backyard BBQ competition! The 2nd Annual Pig Out in the Park: Backyard BBQ Bash is on Saturday, August 17, 2019...

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State of Main Street – A Note from the Main Street Manager

FrostburgFirst has passed an eventful year! From new hires and organizational changes to milestone events in downtown Frostburg, including the Main Street Fire, signature events like Pig Out in the Park and Arts Walk, and the Arts & Entertainment District Re-designation, we have been overwhelmed with community support and revitalized dedication to making Frostburg a thriving arts, cultural, and business community in the midst of Appalachian beauty.

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