February 25, 2017

  • Comments Sought Pax River's Site 21

    Comments Sought on Pax River’s Site 21

    The Department of the Navy is inviting the public to comment on the engineering evaluation and cost analysis for Site 21 – Sludge Drying Beds under the environmental restoration program at Naval Air Station Patuxent River. The comment period ends March 10.

  • solar

    SMECO Offers Tips for Those Considering Solar

    Increasing numbers of Southern Maryland residents have been making the decision to have solar panels installed on their homes, and Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative is willing to help. There are several things to consider if you are unsure of the process of choosing the right panels and having them installed.

  • ArtsPark

    Inaugural Cherry Blossom Festival April 9

    Artists, musicians, actors, even costumed dogs are joining in to launch an ArtsPark at the former Lexington Manor neighborhood with an inaugural Cherry Blossom Festival on April 9, 2017.

  • CSM Testing Center

    Testing Center Earns Nat’l Certification

    The College of Southern Maryland Testing Center on the La Plata Campus has completed a two-year process to receive national certification.

  • F-35 Here to Stay

    Though Under Scrutiny, F-35 Here to Stay

    Although Trump assailed the F-35’s cost, officials say only a modest order by the US Navy is really in question.

Leader Exclusives

robotics

Robotics Can’t Start Too Soon

Robotics can develop STEM skills from pre-K classrooms through high school, according to the RES Rockets, and they should know.

Jelly Fish & Others bald eagle

Jelly Fish & Others Winter in the Chesapeake

Jelly fish, bald eagles, and a raft of ducks spend the winter in the Chesapeake Bay. This and more important seasonal information in this Message from the Cap’n.

ExtraSpace Storage Polishing Its Reputation

There’s proof: corporate success and customer satisfaction go hand in hand.

Theater Newtowne Players

Theater Presenting ‘Dial M for Murder’

The Newtowne Players will present Frederick Knott’s classic thriller “Dial M for Murder” through Feb. 26 at Three Notch Theatre in Lexington Park.

Art & Lifestyle

ArtsPark

Inaugural Cherry Blossom Festival April 9

Feb 23, 2017

Artists, musicians, actors, even costumed dogs are joining in to launch an ArtsPark at the former Lexington Manor neighborhood with an inaugural Cherry Blossom Festival on April 9, 2017.

Paint Your Way Through Winter at AMG

Paint Your Way Through Winter at AMG

Feb 22, 2017

Escape the winter blues with a watercolor workshop being offered at Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Art Center on Feb. 28 and March 1. The instructor will be Nancy Thompson.