Dottie Gruhler is holding a campaign fundraiser with an apple theme.
Gruhler, a Washington County Board of Education candidate, will hold AppleFest on Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the home of Ronnie and Heidi Penwell at 23307 Angela Court in Smithsburg.
There will be home-baked apple desserts, gourmet candied apples, warm caramel apple cider and mock green apple martinis.
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Gruhler is one of six school board candidates competing for three seats in the Nov. 2 general election. The others are Paul W. Bailey, Jacqueline Fischer, Karen J. Harshman, Wayne M. Kretzer and Russell Williams.
A reception for Poffenberger
Some local business people are hosting a campaign event for state delegate candidate Brien J. Poffenberger.
The event will be Sept. 30 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Bulls and Bears Restaurant at 38 S. Potomac St. in Hagerstown.