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It is with much hope and great conviction that Our Revolution Maryland announces our endorsement of Mckayla Wilkes for the House seat in Maryland’s 5th Congressional District. Our endorsement comes as a unanimous choice by both our voting members in 5th District and our state board.

I am writing in response to the letter by James K. Raley Jr. headlined “Can we afford to sacrifice farmland in St. Mary’s to generate solar power?” In it, terms like “sacrifice” and “consume” are used when describing the proposed placement of a photovoltaic generating facility on a section o…

When I first retired, my wife asked me if I wanted anything special to eat for my retirement. My quick answer was that I would like an orange cake with orange icing.

Last Wednesday morning, a little before 6, I was headed to work and had just gotten on St. Andrew’s Church Road when I hit a sheet of ice and lost control of my truck. My vehicle ended up on its side against a tree.

As a 31-year educator, I know how important it is to pass the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future and create strong schools in every neighborhood by expanding career and technical education, hiring more educators and expanding their pay, providing additional support for struggling leaners, and d…

The American Cancer Society and Relay For Life of St. Mary’s County celebrate the many survivors of cancer who live among us in this community. We remember those we have lost because of cancer, and fight back with those who are currently battling cancer.

County officials are considering putting a roundabout at the intersection of Old Three Notch Road and Route 245 (Sotterley Road). They seem to be acknowledging that this intersection has some serious safety issues.

The policy issue of pay parity for the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office with the state police seeks to (1) primarily attribute deficient employee retention to salaries; (2) misdirect the responsibility to the county commissioners; (3) distract attention away from retention issues unrelated…

As an educator in St. Mary’s County, what happens in Annapolis over the next few months could have a game-changing impact for our students, our schools, and our community for generations to come.

The year 2022 — the deadline for Maryland to connect the entire state to affordable, high-speed internet access — is fast approaching.

Climate change itself is not the problem that may ultimately destroy the major life support systems of our biosphere. Our greatest existential threats are overpopulation of our species, fragmentation of plant and animal communities into small islands of threatened native biological diversity…

In the run-up to this year’s general election, residents of Southern Maryland should give consideration to a couple of serious questions.

If you looked only at the big picture, you’d have to say we live in deeply troubled times. It seems we’ve never been more polarized. Political discourse feels more like a war zone than a thoughtful national conversation. But what happens when you zoom in closer?

In October, California became the first state to ban the sale and manufacture of new fur products, which bars residents from selling or making clothing, shoes or handbags with fur starting in 2023.