April 5, 2020

Stock Ticker

  • CARES Act

    CARES Act Provides Funds to MD Jurisdictions

    Congressman Steny H. Hoyer, along with the members of Maryland’s congressional delegation, announced $48,404,965 to support counties and cities in Maryland in their response to the economic and housing impacts of the 2019 novel coronavirus. These awards come through the CARES Act.

  • Historic Marker

    1887 Lynching Victim to Be Memorialized With Historic Marker

    St. Mary’s County is planning a Community Remembrance Project about Benjamin Hance, the only recorded lynching victim in St. Mary’s County in 1887. The next step in the remembrance of Mr. Hance is to establish a historic marker about his story in Leonardtown.

  • Increase in Positive Cases; Food Programs Continue

    April 3 updates: Positive cases increase; food programs continue in St. Mary’s; health department surveying active and retired health care workers.

  • F/A-18

    F/A-18 Diagnostics Tool Has Successful 1st Year With Fleet

    From NAVAIR News: One year after first hitting the fleet, a unique F/A-18 analytical tool continues to benefit the warfighter and demonstrate how a mix of big data analytics and engineering can serve as an accelerator for US Navy aircraft readiness.

  • As COVID-19 Cases Rise, State Opens More Testing Sites

    The Maryland Department of Health reports the number of coronavirus cases in the state has increased to 2,331. Reported cases in Southern Maryland: 27 in St. Mary’s County, 22 in Calvert County, and 69 in Charles County.

Leader Exclusives

job fair

Re-scheduled: Belvoir-Springfield Job Fair

Mar 18, 2020

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.

Primary Election

Maryland Moves Primary Election to June 2

Mar 17, 2020

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

Block Party

Beacon of Hope Offering Tele-Recovery Support

Mar 17, 2020

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.