August 18, 2019

Hazardous Waste Collection Sept. 21

Hazardous Waste collection day

It’s 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, Sept. 21, 2019, from 8 am and 4:30 pm.

Alexander Earns Golden Gloves Championship

Alexander Earns Golden Gloves Championship

Great Mills resident Devante “Quiet Storm” Alexander won a 2019 Washington Golden Gloves boxing championship in the 141-pound weight class on April 6.

Commissioners Plan Public Forum

Public 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.

Gymnast Krasznay Takes State Title

The St. Mary’s Gymnastics Academy is wrapping up a big year. Coaches and staff are proud of the recent achievements of several USAG gymnasts as they end a season that’s been full of competition highlights and exciting travels.

CDC Examines How It Can Help Lexington Park

Lexington Park

The St. Mary’s County Community Development Corporation is looking for input from county residents on what they think are the biggest needs in Lexington Park.

Community Invited to Drayden Schoolhouse

Drayden Schoolhouse

The Drayden African American Schoolhouse will be opened periodically, thanks to a partnership between the St. Mary’s County Museum Division and the Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions. 

Bay District VFD to Conduct Training Burn

Bay District VFD to Conduct Training Burn

The Bay District Volunteer Fire Department will conduct a training burn at 23070 Three Notch Road in California starting at 8 am on Sunday, April 7, 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.