September 18, 2018

SlackWater: Cedar Point Erased to Make Way for Base

Cedar Point

In the late 1930s and early ’40s, rumors had circulated that the military was interested in the Cedar Point peninsula in St. Mary’s County. But days after the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941, government officials and surveyors began the process of condemning the land. The patchwork of farms and settlements would soon be smoothed over to make way for the Navy.

Time to Think About Fall Trips!

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Comfort Inn keeps you close to all the great sites in St. Mary’s County.

Sequestration Cuts Could Equal Government Furloughs

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Congress leaves town without fixing sequestration or passing a permanent budget.

The Past in Perspective

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Julie King’s new book takes a skeptical look at historical myths.

Morning Coffee: JSF’s Cost Estimate Jumps 15 Percent

F-35’s lifetime cost estimate now sits at $1.45 trillion.