Gina Powell, Musician & Artist




Gina Powell joins us on today’s show!  Gina is a well rounded artist from playing and writing music, to painting beautiful works of art. She describes her sound and painting as a fun throwback style. She is currently working on a new album and has some upcoming performances in the area.

See Gina Live: 

 February 20th @ Wisp Resort

March 13th @ Pleasant Street Morgantown, WV

 Check out the Following links for more information. 

Gina Powell Band Page

Gina Powell Facebook Page

Buy Gina’s 2009 Release 


Look @ Gina’s Art

Gina’s current show is on display at Dante’s until the end of the January.


Sam White, Farming and Environmental Activist


 555755_10100760610796919_217489897_n   On todays show we will be talking to Sam White, a local farmer and environmental activist. Sam was a wealth of information from farming to the fracking debate in Western Maryland.

Sam mentions websites below in the podcast here are the links for more information.

Farming Resources:

Cedar Rock Farm/ Leaning Pine

Joel Salatin

Lancaster Farming Newspaper

Acres USA


Fracking Debate:

Citizen Shale

State of Maryland

*If you are interested in the Fracking debate, there will be a anti-fracking rally at City Place in Frostburg on Feb. 7th .

Click the link and Enjoy!


Nathan Forbeck, Winter Gear





Nathan is featured on the show today, Nathan will be joining us throughout the year  to talk about outdoor gear of all kinds from clothing to camping  and everything in between.

Today’s episode features information about winter gear and the importance of the logic of you get what you pay for.


Nathan mentions some wonderful companies and websites to make all of your gear dreams come true!!

Marmot Clothing

Smith Optics


Sierra Trading Post





Jess Clay, Shift – Farm to Table Restaurant

jesclayOn today’s show we were lucky enough to speak with Jess Clay the owner operator of a new farm to table eatery Shift in Frostburg MD.

The mission of Shift is to source local foods and to eat with the seasons.

For More information on Shift check out their Facebook Page!



Below are links to local farms and organic distributors:

Frankferd Farms

Backbone Food Farm

Cedar Rock Farm

Rice’s Orchards

Firefly Farms

Goodness Grows

Deberry Farm

High Country Creamery and Market

Savage River Farms

Frostburg Grows


Rob Marker, Vinyl Guru


Our very own Cumberland Rock Star, Rob Marker is a great local drummer who is currently playing with three local bands. Rob is the former owner of Rebound Records and our vinyl guru. Rob is currently buying and selling records on a limited basis.

Click on the following links for more information:

Rob’s Vinyl Online Sales

Rebound Robs Rollin Records Facebook Page

Interested in selling albums give Rob a Call: 301-724-4903

Steve Suillivan, Potter


Steven Sullivan is a local potter who has been producing pottery professionally for the past eight years. Steve has been featured in many galleries and his studio is located in Frostburg MD.

This was a fun podcast you will learn all about the fun involved with a wood fired kiln.

For more information on Steve please use the following links

Steve’s Facebook Page


Seth Mossinger, Writer


Seth starts off today’s podcast with a great original short story, the podcast interview hit some technical difficulty and it is an abbreviated interview.

Seth will hopefully be returning to RTL in the future where we can finish up the interview and hopefully hear another short story from this talented writer.

Aaron Hendrickson, CASA for Children of Allegany County

aaronhendricksonAaron Hendrickson is joining us on the Podcast to discuss CASA a local non-profit. Aaron who is a RTL listener contact our show to discuss this wonderful organization.

Court Appointed Speical Advocates (CASA)

CASA for Children of Allegany County is an independent, court-authorized nonprofit organization that works through specially trained and supervised volunteers to promote the welfare of children who have been removed from their homes because of abuse, neglect or abandonment by providing a safety net of support, advocacy and mentorship.

For more information on CASA and upcoming events check out their website and Facebook Page.

Casa Facebook Page

2015 Events:

Spring- 5K TBD

Summer- June 6, 2015 WineFest!

Josh Brown, Potter


Josh Brown is a local potter living and working in the Frostburg area. Josh has been a professinal potter for over 21 years. Josh speaks of certain techniques and basics of pottery.


To contact Josh directly Pick up the phone!!


Deb Litman, President B’er Chayim Temple


Deb is the current president of B’er Chayim Temple.  She talks about the history of the building the recent renovations, and the sucessful re-dedication celebration.

This podcast is full of great facts about an important historical building and jewish community in Cumberland.


For more information: