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It's County Fair Season Again
The coming of Fall always means two things in southern Maryland: school starts and its time for the county fairs. First up is Charles County on September 13 - 16. St. Mary's follows September 20 - 23. Calvert brings up the rear September 26 - 30. If you've never been to a county fair, we have some pics from previous years in our photo gallery.

Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day

Enjoy family fun at the unique history museums of St. Mary's County.

Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day at St. Clement's Island Museum -and- Piney Point Lighthouse Museum & Historic Park
Saturday, September 22, 2018
10AM - 5PM

Visit the museums free of charge (with ticket) on Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day. To get your free ticket, and to learn more, CLICK HERE.

Comedy Night to Benefit CareNet Pregnancy Center
Comedy Night with 321 Improv
RESCHEDULED: October 13, 2018 @ 6pm
Patuxent High School

Come out and laugh with us! Care Net Pregnancy Center of Southern Maryland is excited to present: Comedy Night with 3-2-1 Improv on Saturday evening, October 13th at Patuxent High School beginning at 6 pm. 321 Improv creates a unique, interactive comedy experience unlike any you’ve been part of before. 321 Improv instantly turns audience suggestions into hilarious scenes that will bring tears to your eyes, a pain to your side and will make your face ache with laughter! Click for more information...

Create an Evacuation Plan For Your Pets
Brought to you by Jimmy Hayden, O'Brien Realty
An evacuation plan is a necessity for every home, especially if you live in an area where fires, earthquakes, hurricanes, flooding, and other disasters are a possibility. Many homeowners create evacuation plans for their homes and practice them with their kids, but far fewer have considered one for their pets. Take these steps to add your pets to your evacuation plan. Read more...

LOCAL EVENT: Farmer's Market at Sotterley
Saturday, Sept 22
Sotterley Plantation in Hollywood

Join us Saturdays for fresh local produce, herbs, flowers, artisan vendors, and hands-on activities for the whole family. "Where History Meets Healthy"

Visit our Community Calendar and find out what's happening this week!

Your Complete Guide to Traveling I-95
Brought to you by Beltway Truck and Tire
Check out the I95 Exit Guide, featuring exit service listings for the entire length of I-95 from Maine to Florida! Food, gas, lodging, rest areas, attractions and more! Click to read more...

LOCAL EVENT: Artsfest '18 Fine Arts Festival
Saturday, September 22 & 23, 2018
10am - 5pm
Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center

Join us for our 25th anniversary celebration with more than 170 artist booths, 30 performers on three stages, activities for kids in the Discovery Tent, Studio School, and the Zany Zone, along with great food, wine and beer, and much more! Street performers, including balloon artists, bubble artists, and strolling artists, will be found throughout the festival! It's a fabulous weekend of visual and performing arts set amidst the backdrop of beautiful Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center in Solomons, Maryland. Click for more information!

Follow Vrai and Monello's Excellent Adventure!
This week, Vrai and Monello are in the Poconos!
Resolve to travel more! 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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Crime Solvers Cases in St. Mary's
St. Mary's County Crime Solvers is asking for your help with the listed cases. If you have a tip on a crime that has occurred in St. Mary's County, contact Crime Solvers. The Crime Solvers Hot Line is available 24 hours a day at 301-475-3333. You can also text "TIP239" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637).

Leave Your Condolences in the Obituaries
By popular demand, each obituary listing now includes a comment feature for condolences and memories of the deceased to help memorialize those who've left us and console their loved ones.
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