Bike hike planned at outdoor school
The second annual Fairview Bike Hike will be held on Saturday, Oct. 9 beginning at 9 a.m.at the parking lot of Fairview Outdoor Education Center. The hike will proceed from Big Pool to Hancock with a pause for lunch at Hancock before returning to Big Pool in the early afternoon.
The Fairview Center is located off Draper Road near Clear Spring.
Financial aid booklet now available
The Maryland Higher Education Commission has available the 2005-2006 education of "College 411: Student Guide to High Education and Financial Aid in Maryland," and its companion "College 411: A Quick Guide to Cash for College and How to Get it."
More than 100,000 copies of the guides will be distributed to high school guidance offices, college financial aid offices and libraries throughout the state. Online versions, along with other higher education information, are available at www.mhec.state.md.us.