The U.S. Postal Service announced recently its holiday shipping deadlines for delivery by Dec. 25 to Air/Army Post Office/Fleet Post Office/Diplomatic Post Office and domestic addresses:

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources will host an open house event in La Plata to solicit public input regarding the development of a work plan for the second phase of the State Lakes Protection and Restoration Fund. The fund is providing $1 million annually for three years to protec…

On Tuesday, Oct. 15, the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration will permanently close Kerby Hill Road/Livingston Road where it crosses Route 210 (Indian Head Highway). The closure and detour are needed for constructing a bridge that will connect Kerby Hill and Li…

Proper use of car seats and booster seats, when used correctly, greatly reduce the chances children have of getting injured or killed in a vehicle crash, according to a recent press release from the Maryland State Police.

The College of Southern Maryland kicks off its 2019-2020 Faculty Excellence Lecture Series “Provocations” Oct. 10 in La Plata with a presentation on the “Effects of Attitudinal Barriers Across the World and the Effects of Inclusion for People with Disabilities.” This presentation will be led…

Home damaged in fire, firefighters hospitalized