May 19, 2019

Pathways Scholarship Application Open


Local high school students are invited to apply for The Patuxent Partnership’s Pathways Scholarship.

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Save Date for Healthy St. Mary’s Meeting

Save Date

Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership, which is supported by MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital, has set the date for its annual meeting. The meeting will be held Sept. 19, 2019.

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F-35 Costs Skyrocket With Upgrades


The F-35 “Block 4” upgrades will add billions more to the cost of the fighter jet: research and procurement increased by $22 billion, operation and support across six decades grew by $73 billion to $1.196 trillion.

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Group Hopes to Block USDA Relocation


A group of congressional Democrats is working to stop the USDA from relocating parts of its office outside of the Washington, DC, region. 

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Tobacco-Free Action Team to Meet

Tobacco-Free Action Team to Meet

MedStar St. Mary’s supports the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership’s Tobacco-Free Living Action Team, which will meet from 10:45 am to 12:35 pm May 2, 2019, at the East Run Medical Center in Lexington Park.

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Coast Guard Performs Operations in Asia

Coast Guard Cutter Performing Operations in Asia

Earlier this month, the cutter Bertholf made a port stop in Hong Kong, the first time the Coast Guard has visited the Chinese territory in 17 years.

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College Implements Guided Pathways and More

Guided Pathways

The College of Southern Maryland has implemented Guided Pathways, academic innovations that make an impact in a big way by guiding students toward success and in meeting their goals.

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Landmark MB&T Bank For Lease or Sale

MB&T Bank

In the heart of the “Instant City” that became Lexington Park, the historic Maryland Bank & Trust Building is in tiptop condition and available for rent or sale. The MB&T Bank Building is at the corner of Great Mills Road and S. Shangri-La Drive in Lexington Park, MD.

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Final Deployments for P-3C Orions

The last of the US Navy’s P-3C Orions are on their final overseas deployments, reports The Drive. The patrol planes are being split between bases in Bahrain and Japan. The Navy is preparing to retire its Orions. Their replacements: P-8A Poseidons.

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NAS Pax River Issues Noise Advisory


Communities surrounding the NAS Patuxent River are advised that noise-generating testing events are scheduled to take place from April 22 through May 17, 2019, between 8 am and 10 pm.

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