January 18, 2019

  • 'She Loves Me'

    Newtowne Players Declare ‘She Loves Me’

    The Newtowne Players will be performing ‘She Loves Me’ from Feb. 1 through 17, 2019, on their stage at 21744 South Coral Drive in ​Lexington Park.

  • USDA Changes

    Bill Aims to Stop USDA Changes

    Congressman Steny H. Hoyer and Congresswoman Chellie Pingree have introduced HR 7330, the Agriculture Research Integrity Act, which aims to block reorganization and relocation of federal agriculture research agencies.

  • Calvert Chamber

    Calvert Chamber Gives $2K for Scholarships

    The Calvert County Chamber of Commerce gave the College of Southern Maryland a $2,000 check recently to help pay for student scholarships. The Calvert Chamber made the presentation during the chamber’s annual holiday Business After Hours event hosted by CSM at its Prince Frederick Campus.

  • armed drones

    China Expands Armed Drones Sales: DoD Reports on Whose Buying Them

    The mandated DoD reports says China completed more than $20 million in sales, with the country’s second largest arms sales going to the Middle East and North Africa and notes the uptick is the likely result of an increased demand for armed drones.

  • Gary Robrecht

    Who’s Who on St. George Island/William Gary Robrecht (1944-2018)

    “Some of my fondest memories of the island are of going to Letcher Lampkins’ store in the evening or at night , when the watermen were all there sitting around talking. I would listen with amazement to the stories of the boatloads of oysters and crabs caught in the years gone by.” Gary Robrecht

Leader Exclusives

Gary Robrecht

Who’s Who on St. George Island/William Gary Robrecht (1944-2018)

“Some of my fondest memories of the island are of going to Letcher Lampkins’ store in the evening or at night , when the watermen were all there sitting around talking. I would listen with amazement to the stories of the boatloads of oysters and crabs caught in the years gone by.” Gary Robrecht

ArtsPark

Lex Park ArtsPark Stalls, Festival Canceled

The St. Mary’s County Community Development Corporation has canceled its 2019 Cherry Blossom Festival and put its plans for a Lexington Park ArtsPark on hold after conditions changed regarding long-anticipated funding.

Positioning, Navigation

Learn About Positioning, Navigation, Timing

The Patuxent Partnership will host a conference on matters related to  Positioning, Navigation, and Timing in GPS-denied environments — locations where GPS is not allowed for various reasons. The conference is set for Feb. 5, 2019, from 8 am to 2:30 pm at the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center in California, MD.

New Leadership

Pax Partnership Announces New Leadership

The Patuxent Partnership has announced New Leadership for the new year. The 2019 Board of Directors has been appointed, with five new members and returning members to fill the slate of officers and board members. 

Art & Lifestyle

'She Loves Me'

Newtowne Players Declare ‘She Loves Me’

Jan 18, 2019

The Newtowne Players will be performing ‘She Loves Me’ from Feb. 1 through 17, 2019, on their stage at 21744 South Coral Drive in ​Lexington Park.

ArtsPark

Lex Park ArtsPark Stalls, Festival Canceled

Jan 14, 2019

The St. Mary’s County Community Development Corporation has canceled its 2019 Cherry Blossom Festival and put its plans for a Lexington Park ArtsPark on hold after conditions changed regarding long-anticipated funding.