June 13, 2024

  • Sustainability

    St. Mary’s Recognizes Sustainability Award Winners

    Father Andrew White School and Southern Maryland Resource Conservation & Development earned 2023 St. Mary’s County Sustainability Awards.

  • IRS

    Hoyer: IRS Direct File Now Permanent

    The Internal Revenue Service is inviting all 50 states and Washington, DC, to use direct file as a permanent free tax filing option for filing season 2025, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer noted.

  • US Flag Code: Not a Law, an Honor

    The US Flag Code is not legally enforceable, but adherence to it is considered a sign of patriotism and respect. The code formalizes and unifies the traditional ways in which we give respect to the US flag, and also gives specific instructions on how the US flag is not to be used. Some guidelines ahead of Flag Day, June 14, 2024.

  • Summer Reading

    Check Out Summer Reading @ Library

    The St. Mary’s County Library hosts Summer Reading for all ages. The program runs through August 24, 2024.

  • Health

    Environmental Health Team to Meet

    The Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership’s Environmental Health Action Team will meet 10 to 11am Wednesday, June 19.

Leader Exclusives

RoboNation’s SUAS Competition Comes to St. Mary’s

Jun 10, 2024

Hundreds of university and high school students from more than 70 schools across the globe will descend on Southern Maryland to compete their self-built unmanned systems at the 22nd annual RoboNation Student Unmanned Aerial Systems Competition on June 25-26 at the St. Mary’s County Regional Airport.

Cap’n Jack Gets Fishing Tips from Cap’n Orem

Jun 6, 2024

Here are some tidbits for fishermen in the Chesapeake. We all can all use some help. And this comes from experience, from 100-year-old Cap’n Orem Hammett. Orem, a softspoken man of few words, has a unique outlook from fishing over his years.

FAA Drone

Save the Date: FAA Drone Symposium

Jun 4, 2024

The FAA Drone and Advanced Air Mobility Symposium will focus on how the FAA continues to safely integrate these aircraft while creating a framework to accelerate advanced operations. The Patuxent Partnership is helping to publicize the event.