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Emmitsburg Revitalization under Mayor Don Briggs

Emmitsburg Revitalization under Mayor Don Briggs

Emmitsburg is home to many small businesses and several major employers.  The town has demonstrated commitments to advancing the economy and quality of life though economic development initiatives.  Several years ago, the Town of Emmitsburg embarked on a revitalization strategy, working towards revitalizing the Town Square through community input, consultants and stakeholder meetings.

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Holiday Shopping in Downtown Frederick

Holiday Shopping in Downtown Frederick

Guest blogger Leeann Dickerson tells us why the holidays are a magical time in Downtown Frederick!

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Heather Gramm Graduates from Leadership Maryland

Heather Gramm Graduates from Leadership Maryland

Frederick County Office of Economic Development assistant director of Economic Development and Frederick County resident recognized at December 5 ceremony

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Cut Your Own Frederick County Christmas Tree This Season

Cut Your Own Frederick County Christmas Tree This Season

Consider coming out and supporting one of the seven Frederick County farms that offer cut your own Christmas trees.

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Katie Albaugh - OED's Agriculture & Craft Beverage Champion

Katie Albaugh - OED's Agriculture & Craft Beverage Champion

Katie Albaugh joined the Office of Economic Development (OED) team in August of 2015 as the Agriculture Business Development Specialist.

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Got Milk? Dairy Maid Dairy Does

Got Milk? Dairy Maid Dairy Does

Founded in 1946 in Frederick, Dairy Maid Dairy produces 2 million (8oz) bottles/cartons of milk per week.

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You're Invited to Shop Small on November 25

You're Invited to Shop Small on November 25

Small Business Saturday is also an opportunity to explore Frederick County’s five designated Maryland Main Street communities, discover places where old meets new – while patronizing businesses who give back to our community what they put into it.

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EDW in Rewind: A Recap of MEDA’s Economic Development Week 2017

EDW in Rewind: A Recap of MEDA’s Economic Development Week 2017

Economic Development Week brings attention to our colleagues across the state who are transforming lives, creating opportunities, inspiring innovation and enriching their communities. If you missed this year’s Economic Development Week, here’s a quick recap of the events and celebrations.

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Minority-Owned Business Profile: George Street Services

Minority-Owned Business Profile: George Street Services

George Services Inc. is a woman-owned small business focused on solving the toughest challenges in the intelligence and cyberspace communities.

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Frederick County Office of Economic Development Named Tourism’s ‘Ambassador of the Year’

Frederick County Office of Economic Development Named Tourism’s ‘Ambassador of the Year’

The Frederick County Office of Economic Development (OED) was named the 2017 Tourism Council of Frederick County (TCFC) ‘Ambassador of the Year’ for the collaborative promotion of the craft beverage industry in Frederick County at the organization’s annual membership meeting on October 31, 2017

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