Glade Valley News 

FCPS Adds Dinner and Locations for Meals While Schools Are Closed

Starting tomorrow, Tuesday, March 17, the 8 schools* at which FCPS was originally serving only breakfast and lunch are adding boxed “Grab N Go” suppers. In addition, starting Wednesday, March 18, FCPS will add the following 8 locations for lunches “to go” from 11:30 AM-12:30 PM–Look for the bright yellow school buses: Brunswick – Rite Aid Parking Lot, Brunswick Heights Shopping Center, 92 Souder Road, BrunswickBuckeystown United Methodist Church –  Parking Lot, 3440 Buckeystown Pike, FrederickEmmitsburg Elementary – School Parking Lot, 300 South Seton Avenue, EmmitsburgHeather Ridge – School Parking Lot, 1445 Taney Avenue,…

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Glade Valley Government Health 

Governor Hogan Announces Further Restrictions to Combat COVID-19

Governor Larry Hogan today ordered the closure of bars and restaurants, and expanded the prohibition on gatherings to those of more than 50 people—the latest in a series of unprecedented actions to slow the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. The governor also announced a public health surge to combat this crisis and ensure that Maryland has the capacity and the infrastructure to treat patients. “We have never faced anything like this ever before,” said Governor Hogan. “This is going to be much harder, take much longer, and be much worse…

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Glade Valley Government Health 

First Positive Test for COVID-19 in Frederick County Announced

County Executive Jan Gardner and Dr. Barbara Brookmyer, Health Officer jointly announced the first case of COVID-19 in Frederick in a press conference today. The Frederick County resident with COVID-19 is a woman in her 30s who did not travel abroad but had contact with people who recently traveled to areas where there was ongoing community transmission of COVID-19. She did not require hospitalization and is recovering at home. The Health Department will investigate this case with the help of the Maryland Department of Health. Communicable Disease nurses will identify…

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Community Glade Valley 

Vendor and Yard Sale Day

Looking for a great Mother’s Day Gift? May you’ve been spring cleaning and are looking for the perfect place to sell your loved items? Which ever may be the case- Look no further! The Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company is at it again! Join us on May 2nd for a Vendor and Yard Sale day!

Similar to our Holiday Craft Fair, we will have a vendor and craft fair inside our air-conditioned social hall from 9am until 2pm! Are you a vendor? We have spots available! Non-electric spaces are available for $60, limited electric spaces available at $75. Email us today at: walkersvillecraftfair@gmail.com

Are you ready to kick off the yard-selling season but need a location? We have spots available on our spacious grounds! Pre-registration is a MUST! Spaces are 10ft by 10ft and are available for $25 each. Email us ASAP at walkersvillecraftfair@gmail.com

Interested in bargain or gift shopping? Mark your calendar today for May 2nd from 9am until 2pm. Free admission, Free parking, Food available for purchase.

See you there!

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Glade Valley Government Health 

Executive Gardner & Dr. Brookmyer, Health Officer, to Hold Public Information Briefing

County Executive Jan Gardner and Dr. Barbara Brookmyer, Public Health Officer, will be joined by public safety, emergency management and community partners to provide an update on efforts to prepare the community for COVID-19. The public information briefing will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, March 9, in the first floor hearing room of Winchester Hall, 12 East Church Street, Frederick, and will be broadcast live on FCG TV, cable channels 19 and 1085, and webcast at www.FrederickCountyMD.gov/FCGTV.

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