October 1, 2016

  • Calvert Cliffs

    Calvert Cliffs Siren Test: Noon Oct. 3

    The full-cycle test includes a three-minute activation of all sirens within the 10-mile area around Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant at noon Oct. 3.

  • elections board

    Elections Board Will Lead Accuracy Demo

    The St. Mary’s County Board of Elections will conduct a Public Logic and Accuracy Demonstration on the DS200 Ballot Scanner and the Express Vote voting units at 10 am Friday, Oct. 7, 2016, in Lexington Park.

  • Young Marines

    Young Marines, Sheriff’s Office Working Together

    Two organizations that actively work to improve the lives of young people and reduce crime in the county have come together to form a partnership, doubling their efforts to create better lives for teens in St. Mary’s County. The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office and the Southern Maryland Young Marines have found a way to combine their efforts.

  • MetCom waterline

    Waterline Project Topic of MetCom Meeting

    The St. Mary’s County Metropolitan Commission is gearing up for the proposed St. Clements Shores Water System Replacement Phase 1 Project No. 2101WR by scheduling a public meeting to notify and inform the community at 6:30 pm Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016. The meeting will be in MetCom’s main conference room at 23121 Camden Way in California, MD, and presenters will discuss replacement of the waterline system.

  • Healthy Partnership

    Healthy Partnership Plans Annual Meeting

    The Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership will host its second annual meeting from 8 am to noon Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, at the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center.

Leader Exclusives

TPP Speed to the Fleet Briefing's Message

Briefing’s Message: Faster Deliverables, New Technology

“Speed to the Fleet” message: Have faster deliverables, maintain fleet readiness, and vault military technology beyond that of the country’s adversaries.

homeless vet

First Home for Homeless Vet Taken to Greenwell

A program to place local homeless veterans in homes at Greenwell has marked a major milestone as the first home is placed on the property.

flexible leases available at Pine Hill Technology Park

Flexible Leases Now at Pine Hill Tech Park

Flexible leases are only part of the draw to Pine Hill Technology Park, spruced up with new upgrades and located right around the corner from NAS Patuxent River’s Gate 3 and 3 miles from Gate 2, from the south. That means no Lexington Park traffic snarls.

Robbie Loker

PRMI’s Robbie Loker Opens Day of Caring ’16

Robbie Loker, PRMI reverse mortgage specialist, kicks off the 2016 United Way of St. Mary’s County Day of Caring.

Art & Lifestyle


Chili, Cars, Scarecrows, and More at Annmarie

Sep 29, 2016

It’s going to be an exciting, creative weekend at Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Art Center, starting Saturday, Oct. 1, with the Chili in the Garden Classic Car Show, Chili Cook-off and Maker’s Market, and then wrapping up Sunday with Cardboard Day.


Poets Read Their Work at CSM

Sep 28, 2016

See two nationally recognized poets at the College of Southern Maryland’s annual Connections Literary Series, starting with Evie Shockley on Sept. 30 and Rick Benjamin on Nov. 4.