July 18, 2019

  • Jobs Report

    Hoyer on Jobs Report: Wage Growth Falls Short

    The US economy gained 224,00 jobs in June, and the unemployment rate rose slightly from 3.6 to 3.7 percent, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ June 2019 jobs report.

  • Tick-Borne Diseases

    Learn More About Tick-Borne Diseases

    MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital is joining the St. Mary’s County Health Department in educating the public about the potential dangers of Tick-Borne Diseases and illnesses. 

  • Readiness

    F-35 Will Miss Readiness Mark

    Presumptive DefSec Mark Esper says the F-35 won’t hit 80 percent readiness this year, held back by a cockpit part that improves stealth performance.

  • National Space Challenge

    Great Mills Is 2nd at National Space Challenge

    The Patuxent Partnership is helping to publicize the great success of Great Mills High School students at the National Space Challenge.

  • 18 Holes

    Marrick Sponsors 18 Holes for 18th Year

    College of Southern Maryland Foundation’s Golf Classic will return to Swan Point Yacht & Country Club in Issue for the 28th annual event Thursday, Aug. 15.

Leader Exclusives

Effects of Climate Change on Navy Topic of Symposium

A symposium that will focus on the effects of climate change on the US Navy, especially in the Arctic, is being held this month in Washington, DC. The Patuxent Partnership is one of the event’s sponsors.

Lexington Park Mural

2nd Lexington Park Mural Completed

Artist Rainbow is the second professional mural St. Mary’s Community Development Corp. has installed in Lexington Park, MD. Designed and installed by North Beach, MD, artist Roz Racanello, the collage of portraits includes a wide array of creators with the message: Artists come in every color of the rainbow. Visit the latest Lexington Park mural along Art Alley off eastbound Great Mills Road next to Amazing Nails 2 and Spa. 

Industry Day

NASC Industry Day Set for July 30

The Patuxent Partnership is presenting Naval Aviation Systems Consortium Industry Day from 1 to 4:30 pm on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at University System of Maryland at Southern Maryland (formerly the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center) in Building 2’s Center Hall.

Family Violence

Council on Family Violence Expands to St. Mary’s County

Walden Behavioral Health is helping the Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence expand its service area to help victims of family violence and sexual assault to St. Mary’s County.

Art & Lifestyle

Mallows Bay

Mallows Bay Designation Moves Forward

Jun 19, 2019

The Ghost Ships of Mallows Bay are a big step closer to permanent protection.

Run & Fun Walk for Hospice

MedStar Advice on Preparing for Summer Activities

Jun 12, 2019

MedStar PromptCare offers four tips to keep in mind when preparing for activities this summer. It’s important not to overdo it if you haven’t exercised much over the winter.