February 21, 2019

  • Accelerated Acquisition

    Panel Highlights Accelerated Acquisition

    Accelerated Acquisition for defense contractors is the topic of a panel event on March 13, hosted by Sabre Systems and The Patuxent Partnership.

  • CSM Event Will Introduce Engineering to Girls

    A program at the College of Southern Maryland on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, will introduce young girls to the many career opportunities in the science and technology fields.

  • moon

    Private Spacecraft Heads to the Moon

    The first privately funded spacecraft is scheduled to launch Thursday from Florida to the moon. The aircraft is propelled by a Falcon rocket from Elon Musk’s space company SpaceX.

  • Women’s Wellness

    A Day for Women’s Wellness

    MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown will again host its annual Women’s Wellness Day on Feb. 23, 2019, celebrating the hospital’s dedication to the health of women in St. Mary’s County and the surrounding region.

  • Fairness Act

    Fairness Act Focuses on Federal Pay

    Congress, led by House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer, passed the Federal Civilian Workforce Pay Raise Fairness Act of 2019 in early February, which aims to bring the 2019 cost-of-living adjustment for civilian federal employees in line with the cost-of-living adjustment given to members of the military.

Leader Exclusives

Accelerated Acquisition

Panel Highlights Accelerated Acquisition

Accelerated Acquisition for defense contractors is the topic of a panel event on March 13, hosted by Sabre Systems and The Patuxent Partnership.

Member Survey

TPP, INCOSE to Honor Science Fair Winners

The Patuxent Partnership and the Southern Maryland chapter of International Council on Systems Engineering invite the public to join them at 5 pm Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at Great Mills High School, to recognize the winners of the St. Mary’s County Science and Engineering Fair.

frozen creeks

From the Cap’n: Frozen Creeks; Foiled Hunters

It’s cold outdoors with frozen creeks, but the Cap’n offers a tale of hot tempered hunters foiled by an errant discharge to warm up the day with a little bit of lore …

Lexington Manor

Comment Sought for Lexington Manor Master Plan

Citizens of St. Mary’s County are invited to attend the Recreation and Parks Citizen Advisory Board’s February meeting and provide public comment on a Master Plan project targeted for the Lexington Manor property, located on Coral Drive, next to Lancaster Park.

Art & Lifestyle

Women’s Wellness

A Day for Women’s Wellness

Feb 19, 2019

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown will again host its annual Women’s Wellness Day on Feb. 23, 2019, celebrating the hospital’s dedication to the health of women in St. Mary’s County and the surrounding region.

Benny Morgan

Flutist Wright to Perform for Benny Morgan Series

Feb 18, 2019

Flute player Keith Wright will perform for the College of Southern Maryland’s Benny Morgan Series on Feb. 23, 2019, at 3 pm.