December 21, 2014

Preserved Flattop Opens to the Public

One of The Flattops

A ribbon cutting is scheduled for Dec. 9 at 2 pm to celebrate completion of the preservation and opening of the interior for public use, serving as the United States Colored Troops Memorial Interpretive Center for St. Mary’s County.

MTA Changes Commuter Express Bus Routes

MTA - MD flag colors

Effective Nov. 1, 2014, the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) will rename Washington, D.C.-Southern Maryland commuter express bus Routes 903, 905, and 909 with new route patterns.

Tech Grant & Sustainability on Lex Park Agenda


The civic association will discuss designation of Lexington Park as a Sustainable Community, future events for the community and a new tech commercialization grant.

Black Dart Unveils a Local Star

Compass - blackdart - UAS - NBVC photo

Black Dart, a decade-long series of live, large-scale exercises of UAS, opened exercises to the media this year, spotlighting a UAV flown by Compass Systems, Inc. of Lexington Park, MD.

Economy & Entrepreneurs Highlight Civic Mtg.

Lexington Park logo

Re-scheduling FDR Blvd. ribbon cutting ceremony is also on the Lexington Park civic association’s agenda for 6:30 pm Wednesday Aug. 13 at the Bay District Volunteer Fire Department located at FDR & Shangri La in Lexington Park, MD.

Blight Ordinance Razes Lex Park Eyesore

LPBCA - NS - Patuxent Park House demo

The Lexington Park Business and Community Association sees blight ordinance go into action.

70+ Riders to the Wall from Compass Hqtrs.

7th Annual 2014

Dozens of local riders participate in 7th Annual Chief’s Ride to the Wall (CRTTW) in support of the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home and Rolling Thunder

Compass & TPP Sponsors of Student UAV Competition

AUVSI Student Competition

The competition engages high school and undergraduate students and culminates in aerial performances June 18-22 at the Navy’s Webster Field in St. Mary’s County, MD, site of the UAS Test & Evaluation Squadron.

Navy Chiefs Ride for the Wall – VII

Compass - Vets Ride to the Wall

The Lexington Park contingent begin at Compass Systems to join the Memorial Day Motorcycle event to honor those who have died in our nation’s Service and those who serve today.

Lex Park Civic Association Meets Wednesday

Lex Park Parade Mary Branam

The Lexington Park Business and Community Association meeting begins at 6:30 pm May 14 in the social hall of the Bay District Volunteer Fire Department.