Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) recently visited Mallows Bay in Charles County to meet with officials and discuss the site’s nomination as a National Marine Sanctuary.
The best way to gather data about severe weather is by getting help from every citizen, and on Nov. 7, 2016, the St. Mary’s County Department of Emergency Services & Technology will host SKYWARN winter storm training for volunteers who want to help. The session will be held in the Chesapeake Building on the Governmental Center Campus in Leonardtown at 41770 Baldridge St.
At a rally in his honor, the Democratic candidate for the US Senate, Chris Van Hollen, praises Steny Hoyer and pledges he also will support Southern Maryland.
The St. Mary’s County commissioners proclaimed October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month in the county. They are hoping to bring increased awareness of this problem to the citizens of St. Mary’s County, and they work with several local agencies to do so, including Walden Behavioral Health.
Bluegrass for Hospice is set for Oct. 22, 2016, at Flat Iron Farm in Great Mills. Be a sponsor, reserve vendor space, or purchase tickets today. Mountain Faith Band will be the headliner.
The American Red Cross is holding blood donation opportunities in October in Southern Maryland.
Kids are back in school and homework and assignment grades have started coming home. Whether grades in math classes are a source of pride or a source of anxiety, every student can get a boost at Mathnasium.
Businesswoman Marianne Harms of Huntingtown has made a $1 million gift to provide scholarships for students at the College of Southern Maryland.
Three Oaks Center will hold a benefit Harvest Ball dinner, dance, and live auction on Friday, Oct. 14, 2016, at Olde Breton Inn in Leonardtown, MD.