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  • Grand Openings, Ribbon Cuttings & Ground Breakings

    Would you like to host a grand opening, ribbon cutting, or ground breaking ceremony? Check out our handy How To guide and checklist. You can download it HERE. And don't forget to contact the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce Membership Manager with details on your event! Membership Development Manager: nick@garrettchamber.com or call 301-387-5237.

     

     

  • Deep Creek Fireplace & Outdoor Store

    On Friday, August 9 a ribbon cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the grand opening of Deep Creek Fireplace & Outdoor Store in McHenry, MD. Local dignitaries including County Commissioner Paul Edwards and Jim Hinebaugh congratulated owner Steve Stuck and his staff. Members of the Garrett County Diplomats Committee including Chair Connor Norman, Wayne Hatcher, Steve Bortz, and Julie Mead presented Steve with a First Dollar of Profit Certificate.

    Deep Creek Fireplace & Outdoor Store is your one stop shop for all your fireplace, outdoor kitchen, & furniture needs. They have 20+ live burning fireplaces on display and offer new propane grill cylinders and an onsite filling station.

    You can view the member listing for Deep Creek Fireplace & Outdoor Store in the business directory HERE

  • McHenry Business Park Spec Building

    On Friday, August 9 Garrett County Economic Development celebrated a Ground Breaking for the commencement of construction of a 20,000-square foot flex office/warehouse building in the McHenry Business Park. The building, a partnership between Garrett County Economic Development and the Maryland Economic Development Corporation, will be available for occupancy by January 2020. Any business interested in leasing a portion of the building may call Garrett County Economic Development at 301-334-1992.

  • Crellin Community Center

    Today we held a ribbon cutting to celebrate the grand opening of Garrett County Community Action's new Crellin Community Center. Local dignitaries including Senator George Edwards, County Commissioners Paul Edwards, Larry Tichnell, and Jim Hinebaugh, and Chris Fredlock, member of the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, congratulated the Community Action team on their newest expansion.

    GCCAC works with communities and public, private and non profit entities to finance and build facilities that improve the quality of life and economic opportunities for Garrett County residents. Senior citizen and early child education centers have been developed and are operated in Friendsville, Grantsville, Accident, Crellin, and Oakland.

    You can view the member listing for Garrett County Community Action in our business directory HERE

  • Cashmere Clothing Co.

    On Friday, July 5 a ribbon cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the grand opening of Cashmere Clothing Co. in McHenry, MD. Local dignitaries including County Commissioner Paul Edwards, Larry Tichnell, and Jim Hinebaugh as well as Patty Manown Mash, member of the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, congratulated proprietor Marcia Warnick. Chair of the Garrett County Diplomats, Connor Norman, and Wayne Hatcher, the committee's latest recruit, presented Marcia with a First Dollar of Profit Certificate.

    Cashmere Clothing Co. is a fashionable ladies boutique carrying stylish clothing for every woman!

    You can view the member listing for Cashmere Clothing Co. in the business directory HERE

  • Roots: A Yoga & Movement Studio

    On Friday, July 5 a ribbon cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the grand re-opening of Roots: A Yoga & Movement Studio in McHenry, MD. Local dignitaries including County Commissioner Paul Edwards, Larry Tichnell, and Jim Hinebaugh as well as Garrett County Diplomats Connor Norman, Patty Manown Mash, and Wayne Hatcher congratulated owner Jade O'Faolean-Frushour.

    Roots: A Yoga and Movement Studio is the first ever Yoga Studio in Garrett County and offers a range of dynamic movement classes for all skill levels from passionate, highly qualified instructors.

    You can view the member listing for Roots: A Yoga & Movement Studio in the business directory HERE

  • Mountain Laurel Medical Center Oakland Health Center Expansion

    On Friday, May 10 a ribbon cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the grand opening of Mountain Laurel Medical Center's Oakland health center expansion. Local dignitaries including Robin Summerfield with Senator Ben Cardin's office, County Commissioners Larry Tichnell and Jim Hinebaugh, and others spoke words of congratulations.

    The expansion boasts 4,020 square feet of additions, including a first floor of 5 new exam rooms, 3 bathrooms, a full service lab, and a complete nurses' and providers' station. The second floor contains two extra bathrooms and a state of the art conference room where Mountain Laurel plan to hold even more community health education classes and/or seminars.

    You can view Mountain Laurel Medical Center's member listing in the business directory HERE

  • The 19th Hole

    On Wednesday, May 1 a ribbon cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the grand opening of The 19th Hole in Oakland, Maryland. Local dignitaries including County Commissioner Paul Edwards, Greater Oakland Business Association Chair Fred Gregg, and others congratulated owner and operator Sandy Tasker. Connor Norman, Chair of the Garrett County Diplomats, presented Sandy with a First Dollar of Profit Certificate.

    The 19th Hole offers good food & beverages, the perfect compliment to great golf! Open now for breakfast, lunch, and dinner 7 days a week.

    You can view The 19th Hole's member listing in the business directory HERE

  • Bumble Bee RV Park and Campground

    On Saturday, April 27 a ribbon cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the new ownership of Bumble Bee RV Park and Campground. Local dignitaries including Senator George Edwards and County Commissioner Paul Edwards congratulated owners Lisa and Andy Dize and thanked them for choosing to invest in Garrett County.

    Bumble Bee RV Park and Campground is a quaint campground with a small number of full-service RV and primitive tent sites that allow you to enjoy the natural beauty of the trees and wildlife while visiting the Deep Creek Lake Area!

    You can view Bumble Bee RV Park and Campground's member listing in the business directory HERE

  • Tru South Inc dba DCL Outfitters

    Today a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held for Tru South Inc dba DCL Outfitters in McHenry, Maryland. Local dignitaries congratulated owners Tim & Missy Ingram on this new endeavor and Garrett County Diplomat Chair Connor Norman presented them with a First Dollar of Profit Certificate.

    Tru South, located in Market Square next to Deep Creek Shop 'n Save, is your outdoor recreation and lifestyle store offering many name brands in the ski and water sport industry.

    You can view the member listing for Tru South dba DCL Outfitters in our online business directory HERE

  • Sipside Sounds

    On Tuesday, February 26, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held for Sipside Lounge in downtown Oakland, Maryland. Local dignitaries, including Oakland Mayor Peggy Jamison, spoke to congratulate Pat and Barb Franc on their new endeavor. Julianna Albowicz, a representative of Senator Chris Van Hollen, presented Sipside Lounge with a Senatorial Citation and Connor Norman, Chair of the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce Diplomats Committee, presented Pat and Barb with a First Dollar of Profit Certificate.

    Located right right in the heart of historic Oakland, next door to the Flipside Sounds vinyl-record store, Sipside Lounge is a relaxed venue to enjoy wine, liquor, and craft beer. Sipside Lounge invites you to unwind and take in the rare music artifacts on display.

    You can view the member listing for Sipside Sounds in our online business directory HERE

  • Grantsville Family Dentistry

    On Thursday, November 1 a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held to celebrate the grand opening of Grantsville Family Dentistry. Local dignitaries including Senator George Edwards, Grantsville Mayor Mark Diehl, County Commissioners Paul Edwards and Larry Tichnell, and Economic Development Director Mike Hough congratulated proprietor Holly Sisler, DDS on this business venture and thanked her for her investment in the community. Anne Davidson, member of the Garrett County Diplomats committee, presented Holly with a First Dollar of Profit certificate. 

    Grantsville Family Dentistry provides comprehensive dental care for Garrett County and surrounding areas.

    You can view the member listing for Grantsville Family Dentistry in our online business directory HERE.

  • First United Bank & Trust Grantsville Branch Grand Re-Opening

    On Friday, October 26, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held for the Grand Re-Opening of the Grantsville branch of First United Bank & Trust. Local dignitaries including Senator George Edwards, Delegate Wendell Beitzel, Commissioner Paul Edwards, and Grantsville Mayor Mark Diehl spoke to congratulate First United and thank the bank for its continued commitment to the community.

    First United Bank & Trust is a full-service commercial and retail community bank headquartered in Oakland, Maryland, serving people and businesses in Maryland's Garrett, Allegany, Washington and Frederick counties, as well as West Virginia's Mineral, Monongalia, Harrison and Berkeley counties.

    You can view the member listing for First United Bank & Trust in our online business directory HERE

  • Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations & Sales 10 Year Anniversary

    On Friday, October 19, Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations and Sales celebrated its 10th Anniversary and the Grand Opening of its new office addition. Local dignitaries gathered to congratulate the co-owners and Connor Norman, Chair of the Garrett County Diplomats Committee, presented Jodi Refosco with a certificate of recognition for Taylor-Made's 10th Anniversary.

    Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations & Sales is Deep Creek Lake’s largest vacation rental company and the area’s fastest growing real estate company. Offering over 370 quality vacation homes, you can choose from 1-9 bedroom properties with amenities like private pools, hot tubs, fire pits, game tables, and much more. Plus, many homes are pet friendly! Additionally, a team of seasoned real estate agents is available to help you find your dream home at Deep Creek. Property services are available for non-renting homes as well. 

    You can view the member listing for Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations & Sales in our online business directory HERE

  • Mountain State Brewing Co.

    On Friday, August 24 a ceremony was held to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Mountain State Brewing Company in McHenry, MD. Local dignitaries gathered to congratulate proprietor Erin Croake on the restaurant's success and longevity. Julianna Albowicz from Senator Chris Van Hollen's office and Robin Summerfield from Senator Ben Cardin's Office presented Erin with senatorial citations. Connor Norman, Chair of the Garrett County Diplomats Committee, presented Erin with a certificate of recognition for Mountain State's 10th Anniversary.

    You can view the member listing for Mountain State Brewing Company in our online business directory HERE

  • The Rolling Pin Bakery

    On Wednesday, August 16 a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held for The Rolling Pin Bakery in Accident, Maryland. Local dignitaries welcomed owners Glenn and Rachel Maust to the business community and congratulated them on this new endeavor.

    The Rolling Pin Bakery has fresh donuts 3 times a week and many other bake goods. We also have fresh deli meats and cheese, hot and cold sandwiches, coffee and an assortment of many other drink, etc.

    To learn more about this member, check out their listing in our business directory HERE

  • 3rd Street Diner

    On Wednesday, August 8 a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held for 3rd Street Diner in Oakland, Maryland. Local dignitaries welcomed co-owners Andrew Fike, Brittni Brown, and Lacey Harvey to the business community and congratulated them on this new endeavor. 

    3rd Street Diner is a very casual family restaurant offering breakfast all day, burgers, various platters, and fresh made salads.

    To learn more about this member, check out their listing in our business directory HERE

  • Flipside Sounds

    On Friday, July 6 a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held for Flipside Sounds in Oakland, Maryland. Local dignitaries welcomed proprietor Pat Franc to the business community and congratulated him on this new endeavor.

    Flipside Sounds invites you to rewind or fast forward into the wonders of vinyl records! This retail vinyl record store offers turntables, headphones, themed t-shirts, memorabilia and collectibles.

    To learn more about this member, check out their listing in our business directory HERE

  • GROUND BREAKING CEREMONY  FOR THE EXPANSION OF MOUNTAIN LAUREL MEDICAL CENTER

    On Friday May 18, a Ground Breaking Ceremony was held by Mountain Laurel Medical Center to celebrate the expansion of their state-of-the-art facility.

    Local dignitaries spoke and congratulated Mountain Laurel Medical Center and share in the excitement of their continued growth.

    Mountain Laurel Medical center's missions is to provide quality, safe, accessible, evidence based primary health care, wellness promotions, and education to all individuals in Garrett County and surrounding areas in a patient centered manner regardless of insurance status.

    To learn more about this member, check out their listing in our business directory at :https://goo.gl/myfPSf

  • DISCOUNT DUO

    On Friday May 11 a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held for Discount Duo in its new location 12439 Garrett Highway, Oakland, MD. Local dignitaries spoke to welcome the Brian Bowers & Robert Beckman and congratulate then on this endeavor.

    Discount Duo offers quality liquidated retail merchandise at discount prices. They are a one-stop shop with something for every household and style. Discount Duo’s grand opening was May 11 & 12 with giveaways and refreshments.

    You can learn more about Discount Duo by visiting the member listing on our website: https://goo.gl/Vmq7Kj

  • Garrett Regional Medical Center's Health Information Management Office

     

    On Thursday April 17 a ribbon cutting ceremony was held for Garrett Regional Medical Center's Health Information Management office in its new location at 507 East Oak Street in Oakland. Local dignitaries spoke to welcome the newly renovated facility in downtown Oakland as well as the Growth of Garrett Regional Medical Center.

    The hospital’s Health Information Management team works with physicians to ensure medical records meet guidelines and requirements.

    You can learn more about Garrett Regional Medical Center's Health Inforamtion Management office by visiting the member listing on our website here: https://goo.gl/97RDNZ

  • Brookside Health & Wellness

    On Thursday March 29 a ribbon cutting ceremony was held for Brookside Health & Wellness in its new location 6500 Thayer Center, Oakland, MD. Local dignitaries spoke to welcome the Rachel Friend-Lantz and congratulate her on this endeavor.
    Brookside Health & Wellness is dedicated to assessing, diagnosing and treating all patients..

    You can learn more about Brookside Health & Wellness by visiting the member listing on our website: https://goo.gl/w9zKzE

     

  • Ella's Enchanted Treehouses

     

    On Friday March 23 a ribbon cutting ceremony was held for Ella's Enchanted Treehouses in its new location in Bittinger, Maryland. Local dignitaries spoke to welcome the new proprietors and congratulate them on this endeavor. Nicole Christian, President & CEO, of the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce, presented owners Casey, Stacie & Ella Griffith with a First Dollar of Profit Certificate.

    You can learn more about Ella's Enchanted Treehouses by visiting the member listing on our website: https://goo.gl/3kXL6M

  • Western Maryland Dermatology

    Last evening Western Maryland Dermatology hosted our February 8, 2018 Business After Hours! We would like to thank our hosts for the tasty treats, drink and great door prizes! We also congratulate them on the ribbon cutting of their new office building located on Deep Creek Drive. Thanks to all who attended! We will see you next month at the Casselman Inn in Grantsville for our March Business After Hours

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  • MLEND

    On November 8, 2017  a ribbon cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the grand opening of MLEND, located in DryDock Plaza at Deep Creek Lake

    Mlend has built a strong reputation as an outstanding mortgage firm offering “Home Loans Made Fast & Easy” to homebuyers throughout all of Garrett County and surrounding areas.

    You can learn more about MLEND by visiting the member listing on our website HERE.