Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Bridging the Digital Divide in Garrett County, MD
It’s time to eliminate the rural digital divide. Listen as Garrett County residents talk about how the use of TV white space technology has made a difference in their lives.
Community Broadband Efforts Alive and Thriving in Ohio, Maryland and Utah
Cheryl DeBerry, representing Garrett County at a July 23rd Next Century Cities Conference in Pittsburgh, described efforts to set up broadband access in areas that the private sector has avoided.
Cardin, Van Hollen Announce Over $2 Million to Provide Critical Internet Infrastructure
U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen announced that the USDA's Rural Development Office will invest over $2 million to provide critical internet infrastructure in Garrett County.
Cybersecurity Association of MD Announces Upcoming Events
The Cybersecurity Association of Maryland, Inc. has announced its upcoming events, programs, conferences, and more.
DNG and Microsoft Announce Agreement
DNG and Microsoft Corp. announce an agreement to deliver broadband internet access to approximately 65,000 people on the Eastern Shore of Virginia and Garrett County, Maryland, over the next 3 years.
Governor Larry Hogan Announces Successful Rural Broadband Launch in Garrett County
Governor Hogan today announced that collaborative efforts to bring improved broadband and wireless accessibility to Garrett County have been met with success.
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.
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.
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.
Potomic Edison Invests in Prototype 'Reclosers' at Turkey Neck
First Energy Corp.’s Potomac Edison is using a high-tech solution to reduce the frequency and duration of outages in Maryland’s westernmost county.
Garrett County and Declaration Networks Group Receive NATOA Broadband Award
Garrett County and Declaration Networks Group, Inc. have received NATOA's 2017 Community Broadband Innovative Partnership of the Year Award.
DNG Announces Launch of NeuBeam High Speed Internet
Declaration Networks Group, Inc. successfully launched its NeuBeam™ High Speed Internet service in portions of southern Garrett County, MD.
Come West, Young Cyber- and Bio-Tech Firms!
Maryland approves new attractive tax credits for cyber- and bio-tech firms that locate in Garrett and Allegany Counties.
TDEC Awarded GSA Schedule 36 Contract
TDEC, a trusted provider of document management and mailroom administrative services, announces it has been awarded the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule 36 contract.
TDEC Earns ISO 9001:2008 Certification for Quality Management
A leading provider of Business Process Outsourcing services to government and commercial entities, TDEC was recently awarded ISO's highest quality management systems certification.