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Small Business Saturday | November 28, 2015

Historic Leonardtown offers a unique and charming holiday shopping experience that you are sure to remember! Find unique gifts for everyone on your list this holiday season by supporting local small retail shops starting on Small Business Saturday, November 28 from 1PM - 4PM and throughout the holidays. While you shop in downtown Leonardtown, enjoy strolling carolers, Santa on the Square, special deals from Leonardtown businesses, and more. LEARN MORE.

Mike's Christmas Food Drive 2015
"In February of 1983 I had a house fire. I lost everything I owned. The local Salvation Army helped me out. As a way of paying them back, I purchased 11 turkeys and fixings and took them to needy families in St. Mary’s County. Since then, the program has grown exponentially. Last year we gave out 2,500 turkey baskets to local families. A basket includes one whole turkey, cans of corn, green beans, cranberry sauce, and a bag of potatoes." Click to see how you can help with this year's Christmas Food Drive.

Official 2015 Christmas on So. Md. PSA Thread
We will be posting public service announcements related to the upcoming Christmas holiday in this thread. Take the little ones for breakfast with Santa, enjoy the festive lights and decorations in your community, and enjoy a holiday concert, dance or play. Also, be sure to check out the Community Calendar for more Christmas-related events.If you have a holiday event you'd like to include, click here to send it to us!

NYC Chef shows world how to make So. Md. Stuffed Ham
Chef Mike Price, who originally hails from St. Mary's County, appears in this brief video to demonstrate to the world how to prepare a Southern Maryland Stuffed Ham. The video, and short piece, appears on the SAVEUR website, a well-respected culinary publication. Mike is the executive chef at Market Table in Manhattan.

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SoMD Nightlife Calendar
Happy hour, live music, karaoke, good times with friends - see what's happening at area bars and clubs! Venue owners and band members, post your events Free and let everyone know where the action is!

Check Out Our NEW Classifieds!
You asked for it and now it's here! We have upgraded the classifieds to include new features that have been frequently requested by the community. These include:
  • The ability to post multiple ads, including photos and options, and check out one time;
  • Ability to renew ads within a generous time period, including extending ads that haven't yet expired;
  • You will be able to change your contact information in your existing ads;
  • Share your ads on social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter;
  • A FREE photo with every ad;
  • And the ability to fund your account for future advertising.
We've made every attempt to make the new classifieds as user-friendly as possible, but it you have trouble navigating we have FAQs and What's New to help you, or you can email us at support(at) and we'll be happy to walk you through. We hope you enjoy the new classifieds and thank you for using Southern Maryland Online for your advertising needs!

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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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