A ribbon chopping ceremony is held for the brand new Allied Health constructing at Penn State Mont Alto.
Colleen McGrath, The Herald-Mail
The new Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott began welcoming clients on April 7.
The four-story, 96-room hotel is at 89 All Star Court, close to the Interstate 70 interchange with U.S. 40 east of Hagerstown.
General Manager Zach Frazier stated the lodge presents three primary choices; a room with two queen-sized beds, a room with a king-sized mattress; and a bigger suite with a king-sized mattress and a sleeper couch.
The lodge has a foyer bar and free breakfast.
It additionally presents an out of doors patio with two fireplace pits, an indoor swimming pool, a health room, a gathering room that may accommodate as much as 40 folks, and a “nook market” with snacks, meals and drinks.
“We’ve acquired about 20 on-property employees members,” Frazier stated.
Most of the preliminary staffing wants have been crammed, he stated, however the enterprise remains to be accepting functions.
The lodge is a part of Cohenterprises Inc., an organization that’s primarily based in Ijamsville, Md.
The firm has the Clarion Inn Frederick Event Center, the Hampton Inn and Suites and the SpringHill Suites by Marriott, all in Frederick. It additionally owns the Courtyard by Marriott and the SpringHill Suites by Marriott close to the Valley Mall and has an settlement with Plamondon Hospitality Partners, which manages them, Frazier stated.
Frazier is a veteran of the hospitality enterprise, principally in South Carolina.
“I really relocated up right here to hitch the crew,” he stated.
He stated he has household ties to the area.
Frazier stated a grand opening celebration is within the works. A date has not been set.
Guitar Center’s new retailer to open
Guitar Center, which payments itself because the world’s largest musical instrument retailer, will have a good time the opening of its new retailer close to Hagerstown on Thursday.
The new store is at 17730 Garland Groh Blvd., in The Centre at Hagerstown off U.S. 40 west of Interstate 81.
The retailer opening celebration will start at 10 a.m. According to a information launch from the corporate, Wayne Cowell, Guitar Center government vp of shops, and Ken Jockel, retailer supervisor, will probably be available.
The retailer of greater than 9,000 sq. toes will provide guitars, drums, keys, stay sound gear, DJ gear and recording gear. It additionally will function a hands-on digital music expertise, leases, repairs and a recent classes academy.
Thursday’s celebration will embody a ribbon-cutting ceremony, complimentary T-shirts for the primary 500 clients and raffle giveaways.
The retailer is Guitar Center’s fifth location in Maryland and would be the firm’s second retailer grand opening in 2022.
Planet Fitness to host grand reopening
Planet Fitness will mark the grand reopening of its Hagerstown club at 1121 Maryland Ave. with a free public celebration from 4 to six p.m. Thursday.
Festivities will embody a ribbon chopping, a $1,000 examine presentation to the Boys & Girls Club of Washington County, appearances by the Oriole Bird and 101.5 Bob Rocks and particular offers and giveaways.
Planet Fitness Hagerstown initially opened in 2009. The facility not too long ago underwent extra $1 million in renovations.
Expanded by 4,000 sq. toes of house, the membership now measures 21,250 sq. toes. It encompasses a particular spa space, new power and cardio gear, TRX suspension coaching, up to date locker rooms, new entrance manner flooring tile and a brand new entrance desk.
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Open and staffed 24 hours a day, seven days per week, Planet Fitness Hagerstown options state-of-the-art cardio machines and power gear, a 30-Minute Express Circuit, totally outfitted locker rooms with day lockers and showers, quite a few flat display screen televisions, HydroMassage beds, therapeutic massage chairs and tanning beds.
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