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Closings, Cancellations, and Delays for Thursday, March 22
School Status for Thursday, March 22
Charles County Public Schools: 2 hour delay
St. Mary's County Public Schools: 2 hour delay
Calvert County Public Schools: 2 hour delay
PG County Public Schools: 2 hour delay
Anne Arundel County Public Schools: 2 hour delay
Will be updating school closings and delays as they come in.
Note: Private schools follow the public school closing/delay schedule unless otherwise specified.

For more closing and cancellation information, visit our forum thread, which will be updated throughout the day. If you have a closing or cancellation to report, please email us.

What's Fun, What's Featured in St. Mary's

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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6 Benefits of Home Ownership
There are numerous benefits to home ownership. Here are the Top 6!

Bring Your RV Out Of Hibernation
Brought to you by Beltway Truck and Tire
With Mother Nature "teasing" us with on-again, off again spring-like weather, we start getting the itch to get our rigs ready for the summer camping season. Hopefully last fall you took the proper steps to drain the water system or add RV antifreeze, take out the house batteries, and batten down the hatches. Now it's time to wake that sleeping giant from its long winter's nap and get ready to hit the road! Read more...

Sports Paradise Closing, Everything Must Go!
Sports Paradise in St. Mary's Square, Lexington Park, is closing and everything must go!
50- 70% off Sports memorabilia, Collectibles, Gifts, Accessories, Team logo wear, and much more! Don't miss these great deals!
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Maryland Day
Saturday, Mar 24, 2018
10am - 4pm
Historic St. Mary's City

Celebrate Maryland's 384th anniversary with ceremony, pageantry, speeches, and free admission to living history and museum exhibits. Visit for more information.

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

Farmers Insurance Assists Hurricane Harvey Victims
Your local Farmers Insurance agent is Kevin Bobkoskie - Riverside Farmers- Bobkoskie Agency
Farmers Insurance has announced a two-part initiative to help Hurricane Harvey victims in Houston who are still struggling to recuperate following the major disaster. The insurer is sending hundreds of its employees to Houston to assist home rebuilding efforts in the region. Additionally, Farmers has donated $400,000 to SBP, a non-profit that has also been carrying out reconstruction projects in Harvey-devastated areas. Read more...

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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).

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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