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Kick the Winter Blues with Fun in St. Mary's
Kick those winter blues and warm up with fun all around St. Mary's! Port of Leonardtown Winery has great tastings and music scheduled all winter, including a fun "Chocolate & Truffles Wine Tasting". Then, head to St. Mary's County Wine & Design for some artistic fun. Keep with the artistic theme by signing up for a variety of art classes with talented local artist Carolyn Egeli. Hear live jazz at Cafe des Artistes from the Gretchen Richie Jazz Cabaret. Don't forget to visit and support St. Mary's local restaurants for great service, friendly staff, and wonderful food.  Learn More About Things to Do in St. Mary's!

The Great Big Home And Remodeling Show
March 12th 10am - 6pm
March 13th 10am - 5pm
Capital Clubhouse, Waldorf, MD

Free Food Tasting!
Come sample the best selling dishes from local restaurants, Saturday and Sunday, 2 - 4 pm. Receive coupons, discounts, and win door prizes from your favorite eateries.

Don't miss this Spring event! A Great Big opportunity to talk to the experts and save thousand$ on your next home project. Over 100 exhibitors will be demonstrating their latest products and offering unbeatable show pricing under one roof. Click here to view our flyer!

EXHIBITORS call 301-638-SHOW or visit our website at for information!

Traffic Cams for Southern Maryland
What's the holdup??
Check out our all new live traffic camera feeds and see activity and current road conditions for locations all throughout southern Maryland, including the Harry Nice bridge for you Dahlgren folks.

Free Tax Preparation: St. Mary's Co.
Beginning in February, IRS/AARP certified tax counselors will provide free tax preparation and electronic filing for low-to moderate-income taxpayers of any age in St Mary's County. Taxpayers do not need to be a member of AARP. Taxpayers must have birth dates, social security cards and picture IDs for everyone listed on this year's tax return; a copy of last year's tax return (2014); healthcare benefits/insurance information; and all other income and tax related information. Additional information, including walk-in site hours, is available at:

Tips For Buying Firewood
The Maryland DNR has compiled an article with tips on how to buy firewood, what kind you should get and what to do if you have a problem with a firewood dealer. They've also included a table of various firewoods and their burning/splitting properties. Visit the DNR website for a complete guide.

Fun Things To Do In Southern Maryland
American Legion Turkey Shoot
Sunday, January 24
Big Foot Trap Club, Loveville MD, Just off of Pin Cushion Rd

Turkey Shoot for meats and ca$h. 12 gauge with .675 choke and 36" max barrel. Bring your family and tailgate. Plenty of parking. New faces always welcome. Shoot starts at 1pm. For more information call 301-274-3522. Click for more information.

Wedding and Engagement Announcements
Our wedding announcements section has been updated to include better photos and a more streamlined interface. Please post your wedding or engagement announcement and share your happy news! Friends and family can also leave a message of congratulations. Click to view the announcements or add your own!

Dining in St. Mary's
St. Mary’s County has lots of great places to eat from seafood dives to sidewalk cafes to white table cloth establishments. Our local hang-outs are authentically local and our waterfront eateries offer some amazing views. Click to see a sampling!

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