April 6, 2020

Ospreys Return to Where They Were Born: Message From the Cap’n

Ospreys

Ospreys born in 2018 in the Chesapeake Bay will be among the scores of birds returning this month to seek a mate, begin courting, and then building permanent nesting sites to start raising young of their own. Here are some tips for learning about the returning fish hawks.

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Drive-Thru Testing for COVID-19 Available at MedStar St. Mary’s

drive-thru testing

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital is offering drive-thru testing for the coronavirus. Contact a primary care provider. Your primary care provider will evaluate you and determine if you should be tested. If you meet the criteria for testing, the provider will write a prescription for testing.

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UPDATE; IRS Filing Date HAS BEEN Extended

irs

The United States Internal Revenue Service has announced its intent to defer tax payments as relief for individuals and corporations struggling to address the coronavirus pandemic. the IRS has NOT yet extended the April 15,2020 filing deadline.

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Re-scheduled: Belvoir-Springfield Job Fair

job fair

JobZone’s Belvoir – Springfield VA job fair — RESCHEDULED FOR JULY 16, 2020 — focuses on recruitment needs in the surrounding areas of Northern Virginia and Washington, DC, and include outreach into Fort Belvoir, Quantico, Pentagon, and other DC military installations.

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Maryland Moves Primary Election to June 2

Primary Election

Maryland’s primary election has been moved to Tuesday, June 2, 2020. Early voting will be conducted from May 21 through May 28.

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Beacon of Hope Offering Tele-Recovery Support

Block Party

Walden’s Beacon of Hope team has been working on a schedule to combine cooperation and support of community-wide efforts for social distancing as a protection against the spread of COVID19 with its ongoing commitment to supporting recovery in community.

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During Outbreak, SMECO Stops Disconnects for Non-Payment

Disconnects

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative is suspending electric disconnects for non-payment.

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SMECO Files for a Rate Decrease

SMECO Board

Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative has submitted a filing to the Maryland Public Service Commission to reduce its base energy charges by more than 10% for residential customers.

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“The Future Is Here,” Dale Moore Quotes Wm. Gibson

Dale Moore

Dale Moore, quoting science fiction’s “noir prophet” of cyber doom, if nevertheless an encouraging profit of the future himself — if we learn to lead with questions and then work cooperatively and creatively to resolution. And we’d better start now.

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Belvoir Job Fair Recruits for DC, N.VA & Pentagon

jobfair

JobZone’s Belvoir – Springfield VA job fair focuses on recruitment needs in the surrounding areas of Northern Virginia and Washington, DC, and include outreach into Fort Belvoir, Quantico, Pentagon, and other DC military installations.

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