January 24, 2017

  • NAS Pax Issues Noise Advisory

    Communities surrounding the Outlying Field Webster are advised that low-level tower fly-by testing events are scheduled to take place from 1 to 5 pm Tuesday, Jan. 24.

  • Weather-related outages

    SMECO Offers Scholarships

    High school seniors in Southern Maryland are invited to apply for scholarships from Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative for the 2017-2018 school year.

  • Math Girls Day

    Math Girls Day Gets a Permanent Sponsor

    After having to be downsized due to lack of funding, a popular semi-annual program at St. Mary’s College of Maryland has gotten a permanent sponsor. Math Girls Day, hosted by the Women in Science House Living Learning Community, or WiSH, is now being sponsored by Mathnasium.

  • DefSec Mattis

    DefSec Mattis Cleared to Begin Work

    Newly sworn in DefSec James Mattis held what the Defense Department called a “Top 4″ meeting Saturday that included Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; Deputy Defense Secretary Robert O. Work; and Air Force Gen. Paul Selva, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs.

  • AMG Artists in Action

    See AMG’s Artists In Action Until March 1

    Artists In Action: Temporary Studio Experience will be presented at Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Art Center in Solomons from 10 am to 5 pm each day Jan. 20 through March 1, 2017.

Leader Exclusives

Math Girls Day

Math Girls Day Gets a Permanent Sponsor

After having to be downsized due to lack of funding, a popular semi-annual program at St. Mary’s College of Maryland has gotten a permanent sponsor. Math Girls Day, hosted by the Women in Science House Living Learning Community, or WiSH, is now being sponsored by Mathnasium.

MLK's Dream

Hoyer Addresses 13th MLK Prayer Breakfast

Del. Deb Rey (R) leaves MLK Prayer Breakfast after speaker endorses impeaching incoming president Donald Trump.

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Water Temp Falls, ‘Thickens’ Local Creeks

The Cap’n harkens back, again, to lore from Clyde Evans, Chesapeake waterman extraordinaire.

rockfish

Oysters Are In, Rockfish Out, Time to Prep Nets for Spring

Message from the Cap’n is a compilation of fishing advice, waterman and weather insights, Chesapeake lore, and ordinary malarkey.

Art & Lifestyle

AMG Artists in Action

See AMG’s Artists In Action Until March 1

Jan 22, 2017

Artists In Action: Temporary Studio Experience will be presented at Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Art Center in Solomons from 10 am to 5 pm each day Jan. 20 through March 1, 2017.

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Exhibit Features Wide World of Pets

Dec 16, 2016

Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Art Center in Solomons is hosting an exhibit — Fur, Feathers & Fins: Our Faithful Pets – through Jan. 29, 2017, in the museum’s newly opened Kay Daugherty Gallery.