Monthly Archives: February 2016

Draft on Long Range Transportation Plan Presented

Draft on Long Range Transportation Plan Presented

The Calvert St. Mary’s Metropolitan Planning Organization (C-SMMPO) has presented a draft of the Long Range Transportation Plan (LTRP). The LRTP is the source of planning transportation investments for the region for the next 25 years. The plan prioritizes projects and programs that can have short and long-term effects on daily commutes, transportation options, and quality of...
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Barbara Ives Leads CSM Office of Strategic Partnerships

Barbara Ives Leads CSM Office of Strategic Partnerships

The College of Southern Maryland has named Barbara Ives of St. Mary’s County as director of the Office of Strategic Partnerships including CSM’s Nonprofit Institute. As director of strategic partnerships, Ives reports directly to CSM President Dr. Brad Gottfried, with input from CSM’s three county advisory councils and CSM leadership to help strengthen, coordinate...
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Maid Arrested for Stealing From Guest at America’s Best Inn and Suites

Maid Arrested for Stealing From Guest at America’s Best Inn and Suites

On Thursday, January 28, 2016, Deputy J. Krum of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 21000 block of Old Missouri Avenue (America’s Best Inn and Suites) for the report of a theft. The victim alleged the suspect, Queen Ella Champion, age 33, of Lexington Park, removed the victim’s money from a...
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Maryland Transportation Authority Arrest Three Men at Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge

Maryland Transportation Authority Arrest Three Men at Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge

The Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) Police Wednesday arrested a Virginia man and two Maryland men during a traffic stop for possessing a stolen handgun and a large volume of prescription medications. An MDTA Police officer assigned to the Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge stopped Najee Lasalle Anderson, 21, of Bowie on southbound US...
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Maryland Farmers Market Association Announces ‘Starting a Farmers Market’ Workshop Series

Maryland Farmers Market Association Announces ‘Starting a Farmers Market’ Workshop Series

The Maryland Farmers Market Association – in partnership with the Maryland Department of Agriculture – will offer a workshop series for Marylanders interested in starting a farmers market. This series will give participants access to the association’s experienced staff and provide all the necessary tools and information to run a successful market operation. The...
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