Monthly Archives: November 2012

Alan Glenwood “Glen” Buckler, 57

Alan Glenwood “Glen” Buckler, 57

Alan Glenwood “Glen” Buckler, 57 of Mechanicsville died Nov. 25 at his residence. Born Feb. 18, 1955 in Leonardtown he was the son of Howard Allan Buckler and Doris Jean (Posey) Buckler of Mechanicsville. Glen was a carpenter working in construction and remodeling of homes. He enjoyed playing softball, fishing, oystering, crabbing and tobacco...
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Patricia Ann Nagy, 81

Patricia Ann Nagy, 81

Patricia Ann Nagy, 81 of Leonardtown passed away on Nov. 24 at her residence. Pat was born on Feb. 2, 1931 in Pittsburgh, PA to the late Paul Yellig and Mildred (Smith) Yellig. Pat was a resident of Cedar Lane and graduated from South Hills High School. She was employed as secretary to the...
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Events for the Holidays in the Tri-County

Events for the Holidays in the Tri-County

November 17 – January 01, 2013 5th Annual Ornament Show and Sale – Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center – This is the perfect place to find unique and affordable gifts for friends and family. The ornaments are beautifully hung on trees displayed in the Main Gallery of the Arts Building. Visitors shop off the trees...
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Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day December 1

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day December 1

Date change due to Hurricane Sandy The St. Mary’s County Department of Public Works and Transportation wishes to remind residents that the next household hazardous waste collection day will take place this Saturday, December 1. The fall collection event, originally scheduled for Saturday, November 3, was rescheduled due to Hurricane Sandy. The household waste...
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Two Fires under Investigation by Fire Marshalls

Two Fires under Investigation by Fire Marshalls

A trailer fire at Skyline Place, Bryans Road, on November 21, at 10:44pm was spotted by a neighbor. Bryans Road, Accokeek and Indian Head Volunteer Fire Departments responded. The estimated loss is $20,000. It started in the living room and there was no fire sprinkler system. The fire is undetermined origin and remains under...
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NAS PAX River Winter Noise Expectations

NAS PAX River Winter Noise Expectations

As fall carries on and winter approaches, residents surrounding Naval Air Station Patuxent River may notice increased evening operations and a change in flight patterns. Operating flight hours at NAS Patuxent River are normally 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.; however, flight tests outside of this time frame may be necessary. In the upcoming months...
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UPDATE: Video Added, Two Firefighters Injured in Great Mills House Fire

UPDATE: Video Added, Two Firefighters Injured in Great Mills House Fire

On Sunday, November 25, at 4:25p.m.,  firefighters from Bay District, PAX River, Hollywood, and Valley Lee were alerted to a report of a house fire in the 21000 block of Garfield Street in Great Mills. Crews arrived on scene to discover a single story, single family home with fire  and heavy smoke showing. It took...
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North Beach Will Hold Work Session

North Beach Will Hold Work Session

North Beach will hold a Work Session  on December 6, 2012 at 7 p.m. at Town Hall. During this Work Session, the town council members will be discussing plans for developing a passive park on the lot located at 3rd Street and Bay Avenue. Public input is encouraged. If you are able, please attend!...
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County Commissioners to Host Public Forum on December 4

County Commissioners to Host Public Forum on December 4

The St. Mary’s Board of County Commissioners will host a Public Forum on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the Commissioners Meeting Room inside the Chesapeake Building. The building is located at 41770 Baldridge Street, Leonardtown, Maryland. Citizens are invited to attend the forum and address the members of the Board...
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Wal-Mart Purse Snatcher Caught and Released

Wal-Mart Purse Snatcher Caught and Released

On Friday November 23, at approximately 10:30a.m., witnesses called the 911 center and reported seeing a white male forcibly take a purse from a woman, while she was shopping at Wal-Mart in California. Witnesses also reported the suspect fled the shopping center in a black SUV, last seen traveling southbound on Route 235. Two...
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Calvert County Crime Report

Calvert County Crime Report

During the week of November 19 through November 25 deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,425 calls for service throughout the community. Citizens with information on the following crimes or any criminal activity in Calvert County who wish to report it anonymously can now access the Calvert County Crime Solvers link...
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Capitol Heights Man Arrested for Stealing 6 Computers

Capitol Heights Man Arrested for Stealing 6 Computers

On November 19 at 2:30 p.m. Dep. J. Cutchin of the Calvert County County Sheriff’s Office was responding the Rite Aid store in Prince Frederick for the report of a theft of six Craig wireless netbooks, valued at almost $800. A description of the suspect was given and Cutchin observed the suspect walking on...
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Prince Frederick Man Charged with 6 Counts of Prescription Forgery

Prince Frederick Man Charged with 6 Counts of Prescription Forgery

Dep. T. Buckler of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Rite Aid store in Prince Frederick on November 20 at 5:30 p.m. for the report of a subject trying to pass what appeared to be fraudulent prescriptions.  When the subject, identified as Anton J. Krolczyk, 35 of Prince Frederick, returned to pick...
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Mary Gertrude Readmond, 71

Mary Gertrude Readmond, 71

Mary Gertrude Readmond, 71 of Hollywood, passed away on Nov. 23 in Leonardtown.  Born April 25, 1941 in Mechanicsville, she was the daughter of the late Raymond Ernest and Mary Agnes Harding. Mrs. Readmond was the loving wife of the late John Franklin Readmond, Sr., whom she married on Feb. 4, 1967 in LaPlata,...
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Household Hazardous Waste Collection December 1

Household Hazardous Waste Collection December 1

The Charles County Department of Public Works would like to remind citizens that the last household hazardous waste collection for 2012 will be held on Saturday, Dec.1. The household hazardous waste collection site is located in the parking lot of the Department of Public Works building, located at 10430 Audie Lane, off of Radio...
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Mary Elizabeth Johnson, 91

Mary Elizabeth Johnson, 91

Mary Elizabeth Johnson, 91, of Leonardtown passed away on Nov. 23 in Leonardtown.  Born on Sept. 1, 1921 in Drayden she was the daughter of the late Oliver B. and Louise Virginia Adams Milburn. Mary was the loving wife of the late Ernest H. Johnson who preceded her in death on May 6, 1993...
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Myrtle Aud Abell, 91

Myrtle Aud Abell, 91

Myrtle Aud Abell, 91 of California passed away peacefully at St. Mary’s Hospital with her family by her side on Nov. 24. She was born on April 7, 1921, in Dameron to the late Clarence M. and Estelle A. Combs Aud. She was the wife of the late Edward A. Abell. Myrtle was a...
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Two Hughesville Women Killed in Pennsylvania Auto Accident

Two Hughesville Women Killed in Pennsylvania Auto Accident

On Saturday, Nov. 24, the following story was posted by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review about two Hughesville residents, Karen and Kaitlin Bubka were pronounced dead after a horrific accident. The following story and photograph were posted here with permission of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. State police charged the driver of a tractor-trailer after it drove across...
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Pax River Noise Advisory for Nov. 26-29

Pax River Noise Advisory for Nov. 26-29

Communities surrounding the naval air station are advised that noise-generating night-time testing events are scheduled for Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, through Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012. Test events are scheduled from 4:30-9:30 p.m. on these days. Pilots at NAS Patuxent River will be testing and training for realistic night flight scenarios. These events will include,...
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Carol Jean “Susie” Wayson, 59

Carol Jean “Susie” Wayson, 59

Carol Jean “Susie” Wayson, 59, a longtime resident of Wayson’s Corner in Lothian passed away Nov. 21 at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis. Susie was born Sept. 27, 1953 in Los Angeles, CA to Charles Russell and Ruth Elizabeth (Behe) Rayburn. She graduated from Southern High School in 1971. Susie married Richard Alan...
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Tamiline Mae Reid “Nanny”, 96

Tamiline Mae Reid “Nanny”, 96

Tamiline Mae Reid “Nanny”, 96, of North Beach passed away Nov. 21 at her great-grandson’s residence in Dunkirk. She was born May 31, 1916 in Weedonville, VA to Robert Paul and Lena Belle (McDaniel) Gregan. Nanny was raised in Weedonville where she attended public schools and graduated from King George County High School. She married...
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County Launches Redesigned Website, Facebook Presence

County Launches Redesigned Website, Facebook Presence

Visitors to the Calvert County Government website are seeing a different picture when they open the site at www.co.cal.md.us. For the first time in seven years, the county’s website has been completely redesigned. The county has contracted with CivicPlus, a Web design company that specializes in government sites, to design and host the site....
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Eugene Anthony Piotrowski, 59

Eugene Anthony Piotrowski, 59

Eugene Anthony Piotrowski, 59, of Mechanicsville died at Anne Arundel Medical Center on Nov. 21. He was born in Schenectady, New York on Sept. 22, 1953 to the late Eugene Francis and Agnes (Idank) Piotrowski. Gene enjoyed spending time with his family, cooking, fishing, hiking, hunting and kayaking. He absolutely loved the outdoors and...
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Maria Michelon Morgan, 47

Maria Michelon Morgan, 47

Maria Michelon Morgan, 47, of Lexington Park died Nov. 14 at the Hospice House of St. Mary’s after fighting a courageous 16 month battle from injuries sustained in an automobile accident on July 11, 2011. Born on May 2, 1965 she was the daughter of Larry and Jessie Michelon of Miller Place, NY. Maria...
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Fraudulent Prescription and Insurance Fraud Arrest

Fraudulent Prescription and Insurance Fraud Arrest

While conducing a covert operation related to the “Maximum Manpower Holiday Patrol” Vice/Narcotics detectives began to conduct an investigation into a suspicious prescription left to be filled at a Mechanicsville Pharmacy. As the investigation continued it was discovered that the individual in the investigation was a suspect in several other prescription fraud cases that...
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