June 20, 2019

Commissioners Plan Public Forum

Forum

The St. Mary’s County commissioners will hold a public forum at 6:30 pm Tuesday, April 9, 2019, in the meeting room inside the Chesapeake Building at 41770 Baldridge St. in Leonardtown.

Hazardous Waste Collection April 20

Hazardous Waste collection day

Spring is a time for citizens to clean out barns, basements, sheds, garages, storage areas under kitchen sinks and properly discard potentially toxic/dangerous materials. St. Mary’s County residents wishing to safely dispose of household hazardous waste materials will once again have an opportunity to do so. The St. Andrew’s Landfill will host a Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, April 20, 2018, from 8 am and 4:30 pm.

Get Documents Shredded at Event

shredding event

It’s almost time for spring cleaning. Get your papers shredded. Don’t let old documents put you at risk for identity theft. St. Mary’s County’s Department of Public Works is planning a document shredding event for Saturday, May 4, 2019, from 8 am to noon at the St. Andrew’s landfill.

Local Skipper Helms Crew in Yacht Race

Local Skipper

While most people spend the holidays with family and friends, Local Skipper Scott “Gus” Ward checked off a bucket-list item by racing in one of the world’s most prestigious yacht races.

Rotary Club Accepting Grant Applications

Rotary Club

The Leonardtown Rotary Club has opened its call for grant applications for 2019 from St. Mary’s County non-profit organizations and public services agencies. The deadline to apply for a grant is Friday, April 5.

RADM Jaynes Keynote for Banquet

Retired US Navy RADM C.J. Jaynes will be the keynote speaker for the annual St. Mary’s County National Women’s History Month Banquet in March.

R&P Program Scholarships Will Be Available

R&P Program Scholarships Will Be Available

The St. Mary’s Drug Court Advisory Committee donated $44,000 to the recreation and parks department for children to participate in various R&P programs.

Museum Unveils New Exhibits, Hosts Appraiser Fair

Museum Unveils New Exhibits, Hosts Appraiser Fair

Two exhibits, one portraying a small slice of life, places to visit, and some of the people who live in St. Mary’s County and business memorabilia, are set to open to the public at the annual Appraiser Fair on Jan. 26, 2019, at the St. Clement’s Island Museum in Colton’s Point.

Commission to Honor Visionary Woman

Visionary Woman

The St. Mary’s County Commission for Women has chosen former Maryland Circuit Court Judge Karen Abrams to receive the 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award for being a Visionary Woman.

Newtowne Players Declare ‘She Loves Me’

Newtowne Players

The Newtowne Players will be performing ‘She Loves Me’ from Feb. 1 through 17, 2019, on their stage at 21744 South Coral Drive in ​Lexington Park.