August 23, 2019

Construction Begins on Patuxent Cove

Patuxent Cove

Construction has begun on the new multi-family community, Patuxent Cove, outside Gate 1 of NAS Patuxent River in Lexington Park, MD. Patuxent Cove is a 60-unit family, affordable housing development with Veteran preference.

Airport Master Plan Open House Set

Airport Master Plan

The St. Mary’s County Department of Public Works and Transportation and the Airport Advisory Board are planning an open house for the pending project to relocate the current taxiway and expand the apron area at the St. Mary’s County Regional Airport, in accordance with the Airport Master Plan.

Restoration Advisory Board to Meet April 2

Restoration Advisory Board

Patuxent River Naval Air Station has announced that the next public meeting of the Restoration Advisory Board is set for April 2, 2019.

GM Pool Seeking Water Safety Instructors

GM Pool Seeking Water Safety Instructors

St. Mary’s County Recreation and Parks is seeking certified water safety instructors for swim lessons, starting in June for the Great Mills Pool.

This Brighton Beach Is ‘Hilarious, Poignant’

“Brighton Beach Memoirs” runs March 29 through April 14, with show times Thursdays to Saturdays at 8 pm and Sunday matinees at 3:30 pm at the Three Notch Theatre in Lexington Park.

Hiring, Apprenticeship Fair Set in April

Apprenticeship Fair

Give your career, and your future, a big boost at the eighth annual Southern Maryland Hiring Event and Apprenticeship Fair on April 30, 2019.

HSMC Earns Md. Preservation Award

The Historic St. Mary’s City Education Department earned a 2019 Historic Preservation Award for Excellence in Public Programming for its Adults Only tours.

Dispose of Needles, Syringes Safely

St. Mary’s County now has three locations where community members may safely dispose of medical sharps — syringes, lancets, and auto-injectors — as well as expired, unused, and unwanted medications.

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.

Storm Spotter Training Will Be Offered

The St. Mary’s County Department of Emergency Services & Technology will host a SKYWARN Basics training session from 6 to 8 pm April 25, 2019, in Leonardtown.