August 2017

Internet on the TV
Big Telecom has little interest in expanding to small towns and farmlands, so rural America is building its own solutions.
Garrett County Designated as "Transitional" in New ARC Report
The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) has released a new report on county economic status and distressed areas in Appalachia.
Mountain MD Tech Network Funding Forum Scheduled
An exclusive Mountain Maryland Tech Network event - Funding From Angels, the Feds & More: A Biz Assistance Forum - will be held on Thursday, September 7, 2017, at Hagerstown Community College.
Search Continues for New Garrett County Economic Development Director
The search for a new Garrett County Department of Economic Development director continues.
Technology at the Gap - Leading the Charge '17
Registration is now open for Technology at the Gap, a one- day conference for web developers, system admins, network and security specialists, managers, and others in, or around, the IT industry.
MD Commerce Accepting Online Applications for More Jobs for Marylanders' Program
he Maryland Department of Commerce continues to accept applications from manufacturing companies locating to or expanding in the state under a new incentive program called More Jobs for Marylanders.
MIPS Funding Available - Application Deadline October 16th
Grant funding for technology product development in Maryland is available through MIPS. The current application deadline is October 16th.
Community Members Work to Revitalize Oakland
Oakland officials, business leaders and numerous area volunteers are working together to expand upon the town’s revitalization efforts.
Second Annual MD Solar Congress Slated for September 15th
Join MD SUN and solar supporters from across the state for the Second Annual Maryland Solar Congress to be held Saturday, September 16th, in Rockville.
Cardin Applauds Small Business Committee Approval of Bipartisan HUBZone Legislation
HUBZone legislation recently approved by the Senate's Small Business Committee is of extreme importance Garrett County's economy.