Morning Coffee: Drone Production to Fall After 2017

The X-47B after its first carrier flight Tuesday. Photo: Navy

Drone manufacturing will increase over the next three years before declining for the next seven as demand falls.

9th Cabaret to Benefit Three Oaks, Honor Baileys

Three Oaks 2014 Cabaret

Proceeds from the May 10 event help support more than 1,000 homeless men, women, children, veterans, and victims of domestic violence.

Join Pax Museum – Keep History Alive

new Patuxent River Naval Air Museum concept

We need members, donations, corporate sponsorships, volunteers, says acting president of the board. Learn more at an open meeting of the board April 24, 5 pm.

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Gives Walden $10K

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The grant will help support Walden’s Crisis and Trauma/Mental Health Program, the 24-hour crisis hotline, and victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

The Tides is Breaking out Their Spring Menu!

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Full of fresh locally-grown produce and local seafood, The Tides’ spring menu is in the works!

Musica at HSMC on April 25

St. Maries Musica

Historic St. Mary’s City to host free concert of local a cappella singers, St. Maries Musica in the Brick Chapel of 1667.

Semi-Annual Auction 4/25-26 at Flat Iron Farm

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The Cochran auction at Flat Iron Farm boasts nearly 30 acres of fare, from vehicles and heavy equipment to bedding plants and home decor, something for everyone.

Morning Coffee: DoD Specifies Sequestration Cuts

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Continued personnel reductions across the military, 17 fewer F-35 Joint Strike Fighters and six fewer P-8A aircraft define the FY16 budget.

Staying a Step Ahead of the DoD Budget

Gene Townsend

The TPP briefing, “Financial Management: Managing in Difficult Times” included contractor survival tips, including how to get an early read on the DoD budget.

STEM Students Soar in Flight-Simulator Class

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Blue-skying about scientific possibilities has come down to earth for teens, thanks to the Pax River Flight Academy.