The Consumer Protection Division of the Maryland Attorney General’s Office issued recently a final order against Greg Blosser and his company The Surrogacy Group LLC, an Annapolis-based company, for violating the Consumer Protection Act when it sold surrogacy services to consumers for tens o…

The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science’s Sea Grant Program was awarded $1.56 million through the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, according to a press release from Sen. Ben Cardin’s office.

The Southern Maryland Blue Crabs have announced the return of the holiday themed breakfast, according to a news release. Pinch, the Blue Crabs mascot once again teams up with Santa Claus to form the best duo in baseball. This holiday extravaganza takes place from 8 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, De…

Troopers have busy holiday weekend

A representative from the U.S. Census Bureau will hold recruitment and information sessions this week to offer details of positions available for working on the 2020 Census, as well as assistance in the application process. On Wednesday, Dec. 4, a census representative will be at P.D. Brown …

The Commission for Veterans Affairs will hold a holiday mixer and coat drive at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 4, at the Charles County Government Building, at 200 Baltimore St. in La Plata. Enjoy some light refreshments, meet the members of the Commission for Veterans Affairs and celebrate milit…

Two arrested in traffic stop

Charles County government announced that the 2019 Annual Report and Year in Review video are available online for public viewing. The Annual Report and Year in Review video offer a comprehensive look back at 2019. The report shares the county’s accomplishments in the areas of education, heal…

Dropping a frozen turkey in a large pot of hot oil while the burner is on below is a recipe for disaster. Thaw that turkey first and turn off the flame before lowering it in to avoid an explosion of hot oil and fire.

Operation Santa, a 107-year-old program established by the U.S. Postal Service to help families and children in need at the holidays, is expanding the digital program, and Washington, D.C., is one of 15 cities across the country that will be part of the expansion.

The Maryland State Police is getting $1.1 million in federal funding to combat the illegal manufacturing and distribution of heroin and other opioids, according to Sens. Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin.