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Allegany County

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Md. Renews Fight Vs. Rural Allegany Homes Project

The Maryland Department of Planning is renewing its objection to a proposed housing development in rural Allegany County that led to a landmark state Court of Appeals ruling in 2008.

04/09/2014

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Allegany County Celebrates Baseball Great Lefty Grove

Home opening day for the Baltimore Orioles is Lefty Grove Day in Allegany County.

03/31/2014

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C&O Canal Recruits Retired Teachers In Allegany Co.

The Chesapeake and Ohio National Historical Park is looking for retired school teachers in Allegany County.

01/17/2014

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Cold Weather Death Reported In Maryland

Maryland health officials say there has been another death caused by cold weather in the past week, this time in Allegany County.

01/15/2014

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Allegany Eyes Casino Revenue As Scholarship Source

Allegany County wants to put casino revenue to work, sending local residents to college.

12/19/2013

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9 Security Officers Set For Allegany Co. Schools

The Allegany County Board of Education has reached agreement with several law enforcement agencies to staff school.

11/28/2013

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Camper Dies From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

The Allegany County Sheriff’s Department says a camper at the fairgrounds in Cresaptown has died of carbon monoxide poisoning.

08/08/2013

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Md. Puts Gas Drilling Proposals Out For Review

Maryland’s Department of the Environment is seeking public comment on proposed “best practices” for natural gas drilling in western Maryland.

06/27/2013

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80 Laptops Stolen From Frostburg State University

Authorities in Allegany County say 80 laptops worth more than $35,000 were stolen from Frostburg State University.

06/26/2013

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Rocky Gap Casino Tops $700k In First 10 Days

Maryland officials say Rocky Gap Casino Resort’s revenue topped $700,000 during its first 10 days.

06/12/2013

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Allegany County 911 Dispatchers To Get Pay Raises

Emergency dispatchers in Allegany County are set to receive a pay raise for the next three years.

05/25/2013

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Allegany County Looks To Revise Tattoo Rules

Maryland’s Allegany County is looking to update its regulations governing tattoo shops, making changes that would let the shops tattoo kids with the permission of their parents.

05/19/2013

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