May 27, 1998
by Richard T. Meagher / staff photographer see the enlargement Government walks a fine line when it gets involved in a project like the new community meeting room at Frostburg State University's Hagerstown center, said Hagerstown Mayor Robert E. Bruchey II. There's always the threat that once it has a stake in a project, it will take it over, Bruchey said. Fortunately, the City of Hagerstown stayed on the right side of the line with this project by helping to get it under way with funding then stepping aside, he said following a dedication ceremony Tuesday for the project.
January 19, 1998
Neurologic program set for today Potomac Neurology, in cooperation with Washington County Hospital, will offer a free community education program titled "Managing the Stress of Neurologic Disease" at 7 p.m. today at Robinwood Medical Center. The program is appropriate for individuals or the families of those with neurologic diseases or concerns such as epilepsy, headaches, Parkinson's, stroke, multiple sclerosis, memory disorders or Alzheimer's. Presented by Terry Marshall, RN, the program also will offer participants an opportunity to have questions answered by neurologists Dr. Joel Rosenthal and Dr. Nechama Bernhardt.
September 19, 1997
GREENCASTLE, Pa. - The first meeting of the Triennial celebration of the Greencastle/Antrim Old Home Week Association will be held at 7 p.m. Monday in the meeting room of the Besore Library. Anyone wanting information on the association or who wishes to become involved in the Old Homeweek Celebration, which only occurs every three years, should call Frank L. Mowen at 1-717-597-3541. GREENCASTLE, PA. - Waste Management's Mountain View Reclamation Landfill will hold a community open site between noon and 4 p.m. Sept.
May 30, 1997
The new $1.6 million Halfway Volunteer Fire Company office building/engine bay on Lincoln Avenue will be dedicated Saturday. Beginning at noon, there will be tours of the new facility, demonstrations of a residential sprinkler system, a kids safety trailer, safety displays, handouts and prizes. At 2 p.m., U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett, R-Md., will deliver the keynote address and assist in the ribbon-cutting ceremony. Activities will continue until 4 p.m. Halfway, which has about 85 active volunteer firefighters and career medics, has five pumpers, one ladder truck, one ambulance and three smaller vehicles.