August 24, 2017

  • Seniors

    Hoyer Speaks to Seniors at Roundtable

    Congressman Steny H. Hoyer learned more about the importance of affordable health care to seniors in the community during a roundtable discussion with Prince George’s County organizations in August.

  • Leadership Award

    CSM’s Smith Earns Leadership Award

    Dorothea Smith, a College of Southern Maryland Trustee, has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the Trustee Leadership Award for the Northeast Region by the Association of Community College Trustees.

  • 7th Fleet Cmdr. Relieved: All Collisions During Basic Duties

    Four collisions in the Seventh Fleet this year — all occurring during basic ship handling duties — resulted in the commander of the fleet being relieved. As the Navy begins an extensive review and reset, a multinational search for 10 missing sailors from the latest collision of the USS John McCain locates some remains, aboard ship.

  • transportation

    Healthy St. Mary’s Groups to Meet

    The Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership, supported by MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital, will host its annual meeting on Thursday, Sept. 21.

  • Maker's Market at Annmarie Garden

    Maker’s Market at Annmarie Set Sept. 2

    Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center in Solomons will hold a Maker’s Market from 9 am to 1 pm Sept. 2. The market is a chance to find original and unique gifts.

Leader Exclusives

message from the captain

Message From the Captain Aug. 2017

Chesapeake Bay migrant birds are packing up and some are heading out as the autumn approaches, which also means the fish are hitting. The Cap’n reports on the details here.

MetCom Internship Program

MetCom Internship Program Enjoys Success

Five interns have been spending their time outside of class getting real-world experience in the working world at the St. Mary’s County Metropolitan Commission.

Two Mid-Atlantic Ophthalmology Practices Merge

Two Mid-Atlantic Ophthalmology Practices Merge

Whitten Laser Eye — with locations in Charlotte Hall, Richmond, and Washington, DC — announced its merger with Chesapeake Eye Care and Laser Center of Annapolis.

It's Our River

It’s Our River, Take 2: Why Should We Give It to Virginia?

In a 2001 SlackWater interview, Walter Dorsey talks about the legislative battle in Annapolis over the Potomac River Compact of 1958. “I think the Compact is probably one of the worst things that’s ever happened to Maryland,” he said at the time.

Art & Lifestyle

Maker's Market at Annmarie Garden

Maker’s Market at Annmarie Set Sept. 2

Aug 23, 2017

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center in Solomons will hold a Maker’s Market from 9 am to 1 pm Sept. 2. The market is a chance to find original and unique gifts.

Art on Vacation

Art on Vacation Exhibit Ends Aug. 27

Aug 20, 2017

Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Art Center’s Escape: Art on Vacation exhibit will continue until Aug. 27, 2017.