June 27, 2022

Art & Lifestyle:

Flagging on Solomons Bridge May 20

Flagging on Bridge

The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration will perform routine maintenance to the Gov. Thomas Johnson Memorial Bridge at the Calvert/St. Mary’s County border. Crews will be clearing bridge drains between 6 am and 2 pm Sunday, May 20.

Feedback Sought Through ArtsPark Survey


The entire St. Mary’s County region can benefit from the Lexington Park ArtsPark, and right now the Healthy Eating & Active Living Action Team is hoping to find out what could make the park even better.

Willows Road Business Park to Be Discussed


The St. Mary’s Planning Commission, on behalf of the St. Mary’s County commissioners, will conduct a public hearing to receive public testimony about the Willows Road Business Park at 6:30 pm May 14. The meeting will be held in the commissioners meeting room in the Chesapeake Building at 41770 Baldridge St. in Leonardtown.

Park Revitalization Focus of Meeting

Park Revitalization

The Patuxent Park Revitalization Project is the subject of an open house-format public information meeting starting at 6 pm May 9, 2018, at the Lexington Park Library in Meeting Room B. The library is at 21677 FDR Blvd. in Lexington Park. 

Youth Advisory Commission Seeks Members


The St. Mary’s County commissioners have established the St. Mary’s County Youth Advisory Commission. Members are being sought.

Get Ready for ‘A Night on Broadway’

The Newtowne Players will present “A Night on Broadway: Sight, Sound and Song,” starting Friday, May 11, through Sunday, May 20, at Three Notch Theatre in Lexington Park.

It’s Time to Test Smoke Detectors

Smoke Detectors

The St. Mary’s County Department of Emergency Services is reminding citizens to test their Smoke Detectors.

Heroines Award Nominee Deadline July 16

Heroines Award Nominee Deadline

The March of Dimes is now accepting nominations for the 18th annual Heroines of Washington awards program. Deadline for nominations is July 16.

Dispose of Old Prescription Drugs

Prescription Drugs

On Saturday, April 28, from 9 am to 1 pm, the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the St. Mary’s County Health Department, will give the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

Paddle for Heroes in June

Paddle for Heroes

Leonardtown Rotary Club has scheduled its second annual Paddle for Heroes Canoe, Kayak, and Paddleboard Race for June 9, 2018, with a rain date of June 23.