The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration will activate a new traffic signal Wednesday, Jan. 29, on eastbound Brandywine Road at Route 5 (Branch Avenue), according to an MDOT press release.
Maryland lawmakers hope to repeal “archaic” provisions in the state’s spousal defense for sex crimes and sodomy laws with the reintroduction of legislation this session.
With so many bills coming through this legislative session, Republicans are pushing some of their own ideas regarding safety and security within the state.
Charles County government announced Friday afternoon that it had obtained an order to enforce its injunction prohibiting X4B, an adult entertainment establishment, from opening for business Saturday in Bryans Road. The establishment had advertised a grand opening with live adult entertainmen…
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics last week released state jobs and unemployment data. According to the preliminary survey data, Maryland added 6,500 jobs in December.
Local businesses are giving Charles County Public Schools students incentives to wear their identification badges in school and keep track of the badges out of school by providing discounts for services and products, according to a school system press release.
The Southern Maryland Family History Study Group will hold its third annual Southern Maryland Genealogy and History Conference from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 27, at the Maryland Veteran’s Museum at Patriot Park, at 11000 Crain Highway in Newburg.
The Department of Public Works will hold a hazardous waste collection from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 1, at 10430 Audie Lane in La Plata.
Southern Maryland Meats, a program of the Southern Maryland Agricultural Development Commission, is set to build and install 100 Little Free Libraries throughout the Southern Maryland region of Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles, Prince George’s and St. Mary’s counties within the next six months.
A Waldorf man died after a head-on collision Jan. 8 in Temple Hills, according to a Prince George’s County Police Department news release. The victim was identified as 38-year-old Kenyata James. On Jan. 8, at approximately 10:50 p.m., officers responded to the 5000 block of Temple Hill Road …
A Great Mills High School grad and freshman at St. Mary’s College of Maryland told members of March For Our Lives, who sat inside a room Thursday in Annapolis’ House office building, why she became involved in the Maryland chapter.
While it didn’t quite start off as they normally do, the county’s first quarterly economic development roundtable talk of the year provided a status update on some ongoing initiatives while setting the stage for potential change to come on the western side.
It may be a new decade with fresh adventures awaiting for some people but for others in the Charles County community, one thing that remains the same is raising public awareness of homelessness through the 2020 annual Point-in-Time Count which Lifestyles of Maryland Inc. hosted out of its La…
The Hogan administration earlier this month announced that the state has completed negotiations and reached agreements with state employee unions for fiscal 2021.
The Westlawn Inn, North Beach’s “casually upscale” dining destination, recently added another fold to its hospitality with the establishment of the guest quarters in a bid to elongate visits to the bayside town.
Six months and 10 days after being initially challenged physically, mentally and morale-wise, 30 individuals are ready to wear badges and provide protection to Southern Maryland. The latest police entrance level training program graduates from the Southern Maryland Criminal Justice Academy w…
A Nanjemoy man walked off when he went to get the mail Tuesday evening, but was found not far from home safe and sound midday Wednesday after a long search.
The Charles County NAACP branch hosted its 25th annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast on Monday at North Point High School in Waldorf, where about 700 residents, community leaders and government officials participated in a “When we fight, we all win, together” themed event …