At the same time that College of Southern Maryland employee Alise Jorgensen was finding her perfect family pet, she was also finding out that the Humane Society of Charles County is the perfect site for used items that could no longer be used in her classroom.
The National Volunteer Fire Council just got a boost from the federal government. Congressman Steny H. Hoyer has announced that a $1,069,174 grant is being awarded to the NVFC through the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program.
The highly anticipated presidential debate is set for tonight, Sept. 26. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are reportedly preparing for this showdown in ways that appear to be as different as their candidacies.
Watch the 1920s roar again on Sept. 30 when The Newtowne Players begin a run of “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes” at Three Notch Theatre at 21744 South Coral Drive in Lexington Park.
Firehouse Subs has donated an automated external defibrillator to the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office.
The American Red Cross is holding blood donation opportunities in September in Southern Maryland.
St. Mary’s County, Md., residents can pick up free mulch at the St. Andrew’s Landfill during regular operating hours. Bring your own shovel. Call for availability at 301-863-8400.
The fine arts program at the College of Southern Maryland has begun, and the community is invited to enjoy shows, see recitals, peruse artwork and sometimes participate in this excellent lineup.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics jobs report shows total payroll employment rose by 126,000 private sector jobs in August 2016. The unemployment rate remained at 4.9 percent.
In the College of Southern Maryland’s Cause Theater presentation of “Benched,” life for three women who meet on the bench can be crazy, fun, and eventually quite difficult. The play is about the trio, who meet every day at the same park bench to laugh, commiserate and complain about the challenges of motherhood.