After more than 15 years in Baltimore and Washington, D.C., the historic Chesapeake Bay buyboat Half Shell is making her way to Solomons Island. From her new home at No Thyme to Cook (formerly Bowen’s Inn), Half Shell will offer seasonal all-you-can-eat crab feasts and oyster scalds aboard h…

  • By CAROL SMITH csmith@somdnews.com

Chef Joe Zagami is pleasing the eyes and palates of patrons with his artful, fine dining creations at Vera’s White Sands Restaurant and Marina, located on St. Leonard Creek in Lusby.

After more than 15 years in Baltimore and Washington, D.C., the historic Chesapeake Bay buyboat Half Shell is making her way to Solomons Island. From her new home at No Thyme to Cook (formerly Bowen’s Inn), Half Shell will offer seasonal all-you-can-eat crab feasts and oyster scalds aboard h…

  • By CAROL SMITH csmith@somdnews.com

Scary Strokes on Technology Place in Waldorf will hold its grand opening celebration starting 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 28. The event will feature T-Bone and Heather from Star 98.3 FM, The Balloon Nerd, face painters and other family fun activities.

Adams Publishing Group, parent company of The Calvert Recorder, announced that it is acquiring a Mount Airy, N.C., group of publications and associated websites from Champion Media, effective Nov. 1.

Five towing industry veterans were selected as inductees into the International Towing & Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum, and honored at a special event in Chattanooga, Tenn., considered the birthplace of the U.S. towing and recovery industry.

  • CHARLIE WRIGHT

Coal Road CrossFit Gym in La Plata will host an EOD 133 Memorial Workout event this Saturday as part of a national program to support fallen soldiers and their families.

  • CAROL SMITH

Scorpion Brewing Co. invites the public to its Third Anniversary Party on Sunday, Oct. 15, from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Scorpion Brewing Co. Tap Room, located at 929 Skinners Turn Road in Owings, according to a press release. The event will feature a free live concert from 2 to 4p.m. by WAMMIE Wi…

The Pioneer News Group Co. announced Oct. 6 it is selling its media division assets to family-owned Adams Publishing Group, parent company of The Calvert Recorder. The sale will include 22 daily and weekly newspapers in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Utah along with a newspaper and c…