Humans vs. time. It’s one of the most fundamental clashes in competition. How can something done at an elite level be done even faster?

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Sen. Bernie Sanders, one of 12 Democrats currently running for president of the United States, said last month, “Fossil fuel executives should be criminally prosecuted for the destruction they have knowingly caused.”

We residents of Southern Maryland are so lucky to have such an outstanding group of very capable people available to us in the event of a medical emergency. I can personally speak for Mechanicsville’s volunteer rescue squad, but I was told that the entire area follows the same protocol and h…

The county commissioners held a public forum Tuesday night, a chance for the public to speak their mind about the topic of their choice. This is an important part of the decision making process, as stated by the board during the event, despite the fact that several commissioners looked not t…

On behalf of the five Lions Clubs in St. Mary’s County, representing Hollywood, Leonardtown, Lexington Park, Mechanicsville and Ridge, I want to thank the many visitors to the 2019 St. Mary’s County Fair, who stopped by our District 22-C Vision and Hearing Mobile Health Unit during their vis…

As a recreational oysterer, I had to chuckle at the Maryland Department of Natural Resources’ recent rule changes cracking down on the enormous amount of oysters we’re taking from our waters.

One of the most important issues that we will consider in the upcoming General Assembly session will be the recommendations of the Kirwan Commission, which has been considering potential changes to educational policy in Maryland.