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Visit St. Mary's County, Where the Potomac & the Chesapeake Meet
Chase away your winter blues! Hike the great outdoors, learn about history and local culture with our museums and arts venues, enjoy our wonderful restaurants and pubs. This Chesapeake Bay destination is brimming with history, outdoor fun, vibrant culture — and passionate people eager to share it all with you. Just a short drive from Washington, D.C., discover the mid-Atlantic's best kept travel secret.
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Five Things To Know About Home Inspections
Home inspection is an important part of the home sale process, both for buyers and sellers. When it's time for you to hire an inspector, here are five things you should be thinking about:
1. It's your choice: You are not bound or obligated to use any particular inspector. Your real estate professional may have some recommendations, but it's ultimately up to you. Ask around and choose wisely—better to pay a little more now for a highly-respected inspector than to be surprised by a problem that the inspection didn't reveal. Read more...

Make your Tax Return Count!
Are you ready to buy a new home but having trouble saving up that down payment? You’re not alone! The biggest obstacle to buying a new home or first home, for many, is the down payment. Have you thought about using your Tax Return as a down payment? Using your Tax Return as a down payment is a great way to invest in your future. Click here for more information!

10 Roadside Attractions You Shouldn't Miss
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There’s more to life than driving, sleeping, and eating, right? Of course you want to be as efficient as possible on the road so you can get back home and enjoy your home time, but don’t forget to stop and smell the roses when you’re driving. You don’t have to travel far for on-the-road entertainment. There are plenty of historical, bizarre, and picturesque roadside attractions that are only a short detour from your route. These attractions aren’t as well-known as major landmarks, which is exactly why you should make a point of seeing them. The attractions below take you from New England, down the coast, through the Midwest, up through the Rocky Mountains, through California, and down to the South. Click to read more...

Send That Kid to Camp!
Here at Southern Maryland Online, some of our fondest childhood memories are of summer camp, so we've compiled a list of daycamps and sleepaway camps that are convenient to the area. But you'd better hurry - camp rosters fill up fast! Find camps here...

Coastal Arts Market
Saturday, April 21, 2018
9am - noon
Leonardtown Wharf

Coastal Arts Market located at the Leonardtown Wharf Park: All products are handcrafted by the local people in your community, come enjoy the great views of the Leonardtown Wharf area, you can shop and keep an eye on the kiddo's while they enjoy the playground. You never know what you will find at the Coastal Arts Market held the third Saturday of the month April thru September ( Second Saturday of October ) Want to find out more about us, check out our website for more info or look for us on Facebook. Don't forget to give us a "Like"!

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The Most Effective Classified Ad Service in Southern Maryland
Buy! Sell! Find a new career! Our self-service classifieds are easy to use and fun to browse. We feature the most popular classified ad service in southern Maryland! Having a yard sale? Need child care? Looking for a new home or career? The Southern Maryland Online classifieds have you covered! Business owners and commercial advertisers: Put your service in front of the largest online audience in the area for way less than you'd spend in the newspaper, and reaching far more potential customers than any other online venue.
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Follow Vrai and Monello's Excellent Adventure!
Resolve to travel more in 2018! Nobody ever regretted time spent exploring this beautiful country and creating wonderful memories. For tips and inspiration, follow Vrai and Monello's Excellent Adventure on Southern Maryland Online. As full-time travelers, they give detailed information on the places they've visited, the local delicacies they've eaten, and the best bars to catch the sunset. Whether you're traveling on the cheap or blowing the kids' inheritance, they can give you great tips for out-of-the-box lodging and what it's really like to zipline in the Smokey Mountains or drive through the Badlands.

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