June 21, 2024

Lawmakers Secure Funds for Mallows Bay Projects

Heritage Area

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer joined Maryland’s US senators to announce a $5 million investment for Mallows Bay in Charles County, MD.

So. MD Heritage Act Passes House

Heritage Area

The US House of Representatives passed H.R. 2024, the Southern Maryland National Heritage Area Act.

Hoyer Pushing SoMD as National Heritage Area

Hoyer Earns High Score From LCV

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer and Sen. Ben Cardin are pushing for Southern Maryland to be designated as a National Heritage Area.

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.

Lt. Gen. Fick Takes Lead of F-35 Program


Air Force Lt. Gen. Eric Fick assumed the watch from VADM Mat Winter as the program executive officer for the F-35 program in a ceremony last week in Washington, DC.

Mallows Bay Designation Moves Forward

Mallows Bay

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

Lawmakers Announce Progress on Mallows Bay

Mallows Bay

The nomination process for the designation of Mallows Bay as a National Marine Sanctuary has moved a little more forward, according to a statement released by Congressman Steny H. Hoyer and US Sens. Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen.

Hoyer Visits Mallows Bay

Heritage Area

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) recently visited Mallows Bay in Charles County to meet with officials and discuss the site’s nomination as a National Marine Sanctuary.