October 21, 2020

Art & Lifestyle:

Mobile Food Drive Set Oct. 24 -

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Pandemic Sending Residents Outdoors -

Sunday, October 18, 2020

Here’s a Way to Keep Maryland Beautiful -

Friday, October 16, 2020

Vote Centers & Drop Box Locations in St. Mary’s -

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Legislation Would Establish So. MD as National Heritage Area

Heritage Area

Legislation has been announced that would designate Southern Maryland as a National Heritage Area to further commemorate, conserve, and promote important natural, scenic, historic, cultural, and recreational resources in the region.

Cheltenham Vets Cemetery Receives Funds for Expansion

Vets Cemetery

Maryland lawmakers applaud the recent award of federal funding for an expansion of the Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery.

MD Fire Training Center Gets Federal Funding

Fire Training

The Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute will receive federal funding to train thousands of firefighters across the state, Rep. Steny H. Hoyer and members of Maryland’s congressional delegation announced.

DoD Urged to Reconsider Changes to Military Base Clinics

Clinics Hoyer Pushes for Health Enterprise Zones Act

Maryland delegation members urged House and Senate Armed Services Committee leaders to include a provision within the final defense authorization bill to require the Department of Defense to closely examine recently proposed changes to military medical treatment facilities. These changes would impact clinics at Naval Support Facility Indian Head and NAS Patuxent River.

Statewide Bay Programs Receive Grant Money

Bay

Maryland’s congressional delegation has announced a more than $3.9 million grant will support Chesapeake Bay restoration efforts and strengthen state environmental infrastructure.

Hoyer Applauds Federal Funds for Airport

Airport

Federal funds have been allocated under the CARES Act to the St. Mary’s County Regional Airport for the extension and reconstruction of the airport runway, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer’s office announced.

Delegation Secures Funds for UMD Bee Research

The University of Maryland College Park has received $299,159 through the US Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture for a research project focused on predicting and mitigating honey bee colony losses, Maryland’s congressional delegation announced.

Delegation Wants Review of State’s June 2 Primary

June Primary

Maryland’s congressional delegation has called for a comprehensive review of the state’s June 2 primary elections.

Fishing Industry Relief Aid On the Way

Fishing Industry

Maryland’s congressional delegation announced an award of $4,125,118 for Maryland’s fishing industry through the Department of Commerce and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Lexington Park VA Clinic Opens

VA Clinic

The Veteran Administration’s Community-Based Outpatient Clinic in Lexington Park, MD, opens Dec. 2, 2019 at Great Mills and Chancellor’s Run roads — 45870 East Run Drive, Suite 300, Open 8 am to 4:30 pm   240-237-1625