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April 1 Joint Public Hearing on Huntingtown Master Plan Amendments Canceled

April 1 Joint Public Hearing on Huntingtown Master Plan Amendments Canceled

The April 1 joint public hearing with the Calvert County Board of County Commissioners and Calvert County Planning Commission that was scheduled to discuss proposed changes to the Huntingtown Master Plan and Zoning Ordinance has been canceled. Written public comments on the issue will continue to be accepted until 4:30 pm April 1, the...
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Public Comment Sought on Huntingtown Master Plan & Zoning

Public Comment Sought on Huntingtown Master Plan & Zoning

Public Input Sought on Proposed Amendments to Huntingtown Master Plan, Zoning Ordinance The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) and the Calvert County Planning Commission are seeking public comment on proposed amendments to the Huntingtown Master Plan and Zoning Ordinance. Two upcoming events will give residents opportunities to learn more and offer input....
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Middle, high school teams compete in CSM Robotics Challenge

Middle, high school teams compete in CSM Robotics Challenge

Eighteen teams from nine Charles County public schools competed in the 2014 College of Southern Maryland ‘s VEX League Robotics Challenge held Saturday, February 8, at the La Plata campus. The challenge is part of CSM’s Institute of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (iSTEM), which provides programs to encourage students to pursue careers in...
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Home Smoke Detectors Checked by Fire Department

Home Smoke Detectors Checked by Fire Department

by Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe Huntingtown VFD Approximately 3,400 Americans die each year in fires and about 17,500 are injured. Following the tragic fatal Christmas morning fire, the Huntingtown Volunteers hit the streets of Lower Marlboro, going door-to-door of every occupied house inspecting their smoke detectors, replacing any out-dated or nonworking detectors. For homeowners without...
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Raymond Gibson Trott, 89

Raymond Gibson Trott, 89

Raymond Gibson Trott, 89, of Huntingtown, Maryland, died peacefully September 17, 2013 at Charlotte Hall Veterans Home. Raymond was born on October 25, 1923 in the Trott family farm house in Huntingtown, Maryland. He was preceded in death by his mother, Edna Priscilla (Gibson) Trott, his father, Allen Gordon Trott (both of Huntingtown), and by...
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W. B. “Vandy” Vanderford, 96

W. B. “Vandy” Vanderford, 96

W. B. “Vandy” Vanderford, age 96, a former resident of Huntingtown, MD, passed away at Charlestown Retirement Community on September 14, 2013. Vandy was born to William and Sarah (Mize) Vanderford on April 9, 1917 in Maben, Mississippi. He was the last of 13 children and weighed only 3.5 lbs. at birth. He grew...
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New Public Bus Route to Serve Dunkirk Region

New Public Bus Route to Serve Dunkirk Region

Calvert County’s Public Transportation Division will begin a new northern county bus route Monday, September 30,  bringing accessible, affordable bus service to areas from Dunkirk to Huntingtown. Running Monday through Friday, the new route allows easy access to shopping, healthcare, employment and more in northern Calvert County, including the Dunkirk Town Center, Dunkirk District Park...
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Maryland Record Largemouth Bass Caught Locally

Colton Lambert, 12, caught a Maryland record Largemouth Bass while fishing at a farm pond in his hometown of Huntingtown on July 31. The fish was 11 pounds, 6 ounces, 26 inches long and 18 inches around. Lambert was fishing with his father and younger brother at approximately 7:30 p.m. when he thought his...
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Fatal Crash in Davidsonville Involves Huntingtown Woman

Fatal Crash in Davidsonville Involves Huntingtown Woman

On August 21, 2013, at approximately 5:23 pm, officers, from the Anne Arundel County Southern District, responded to a reported motor vehicle crash in the area of Riva Road near Beards Point Road in Davidsonville. Responding officers learned that a 2011 Honda Odessy Van and a bicyclist made contact as both were traveling in...
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Gloria Mae Mentzel, 75

Gloria Mae Mentzel, 75

Gloria Mae Mentzel, 75, of Huntingtown passed away July 8 in Marietta, GA. She was born June 6, 1938 in Baltimore to James Elmer and Velma Shifflett. Gloria is survived by her husband William B. Mentzel, Sr., sons William B. Mentzel, Jr. and wife Susan of Big Lake, MN, and Daniel J. Mentzel and...
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Jane Rita Schuler, 103

Jane Rita Schuler, 103

Jane Rita Schuler, 103, of Huntingtown, formally of Baltimore, passed away on June 2, 2013 in Huntingtown. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Schuler, and her sisters, Sarah, Mary, Nettie, Johanna and brothers Fred, William, and Howard. She and her husband owned and operated Schuler’s Cafe’ on Conkling St. in Baltimore...
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Lois J. Buckler, 87

Lois J. Buckler, 87

Lois J. Buckler, 87, of Huntingtown passed away April 22 in Prince Frederick, Maryland. She was born April 2, 1926 in Bakersfield, California to the late R.C. and Lyda Hovey. Lois met and married her husband, Gorman A. Buckler in California where they wed in 1944. He predeceased her in 2007 after 63 years...
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Calvert’s Outstanding Tree Farmer for 2013

Calvert’s Outstanding Tree Farmer for 2013

The Maryland Tree Farm Committee and the Maryland DNR Forest Service would like to announce that Bruce & Patricia Bradley have been selected as the Calvert County Outstanding Tree Farmers of the Year for 2013 The Bradleys own and actively manage a 44.6 acre Tree Farm in Huntingtown, MD and have been enrolled in...
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Wayne Bruce Evans, 64

Wayne Bruce Evans, 64

Wayne Bruce Evans, 64, of Huntingtown passed away Monday, Jan. 28. Born August 4th, 1948 in Quincy, Massachusetts, he was the son of John and Eleanor Evans who greeted him in the hereafter with their other son, Glenn. Wayne lived for his friends and his family and loved to tell stories to anyone who...
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Steven Andrew “Steve” Beatty, Sr., 52

Steven Andrew “Steve” Beatty, Sr., 52

Steven Andrew “Steve” Beatty, Sr., 52, of Huntingtown passed away Jan. 20 at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. He was born August 24, 1960 in Washington, D.C. to Carl and Mary Beatty. Steve was raised in District Heights and attended Suitland High School and Riverdale Baptist School. He married Rosemary Evelyn Partonen on...
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Richard Lee “Dick” Dial, 75

Richard Lee “Dick” Dial, 75

Richard Lee “Dick” Dial, 75, of Huntingtown passed away on Dec. 24 at his home. Dick was born on Feb. 17, 1937 in Barboursville, West Virginia to the late Frank Dial and Clarice Meadows Dial. He retired from the Department of Defense after working 37 years. He played the guitar and was the lead...
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Emma Louise King, 88

Emma Louise King, 88

Emma Louise King, 88, of Huntingtown passed away Dec. 8 at her daughter’s residence. Known as Louise, she was born August 4, 1924 in Wallville, Calvert County to William E. and Margaret E. (Bafford) Beverly. Louise lived with her family in Wallville until she was 18 and attended Calvert County public schools. She met...
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Patuxent Habitat for Humanity Repairs Veteran’s Home

Patuxent Habitat for Humanity Repairs Veteran’s Home

Thanks to the Home Depot Foundation and the Patuxent Habitat for Humanity’s Gary Senese Memorial Veterans Repair Corps program, critical repairs will be made to return a Huntingtown house to a home for Cindy Whitehurst, a U S Army veteran. Whitehurst is employed part-time as a nurse’s aide and has been living in her...
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State Police Blotter- Prince Frederick

State Police Blotter- Prince Frederick

Maryland State Police in Prince Frederick are investigating the following incidents: Theft: On 10/29/12 at 9:09 am, Trooper Oles responded to the 11400 block of HG Trueman Rd. in Lusby for a reported theft. A Sun-L 125 red & white dirt bike was stolen from the victim’s garage. Investigation continues. Possession of Alprazolam: On...
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Nancy Ann Taylor Hudson, 75

Nancy Ann Taylor Hudson, 75

Nancy Ann Taylor Hudson, 75, of Huntingtown passed away at Washington Hospital Center on Sept. 28. She was born on Feb. 8, 1937 in Washington, D. C. to the late William and Sophia Taylor. She graduated from McKinley High School on June 16, 1955. Nancy was married to John William Hudson Jr. on May...
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Calvert Man Arrested, Charged with Animal Cruelty

Calvert Man Arrested, Charged with Animal Cruelty

On August 27, 2012 Calvert County Sheriff’s Office Animal Control Officer C. Montgomery responded to Allied Partners Veterinary Emergency Service (APVES) at 4135 Old Town Road in Huntingtown for the report of cruelty to a cat. The cat had been brought to APVES two days earlier by John Gregory Hayden, Jr., who stated that...
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UPDATE: Police Investigating Attempted Robbery in Huntingtown

UPDATE: Police Investigating Attempted Robbery in Huntingtown

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE June 20 On June 11 at approximately 2:30 p.m. C.I.T. Detectives K. Hunt and N. DeFelice responded to a home on Deep Landing Road in Huntingtown for the report of a robbery. The homeowner reported that she went into her garage through the doorway of her residence. As she was about...
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Attempted Arson to Home in Huntingtown

Attempted Arson to Home in Huntingtown

Maryland State Fire Marshall’s are investigating a case of attempted arson in Huntingtown. Investigators were called to the 1900 block of Lower Marlboro Road on Tuesday, June 12 after the victim reported finding evidence of arson to his home during the evening hours of June 11. A subsequent investigation revealed someone gained access to the house...
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UPDATE: Rt 4 NB Backups

UPDATE: Rt 4 NB Backups

UPDATE 8:15 a.m. The accident along NB Rt 4 and Cox Road in Huntingtown has been cleared. Backups extend into Prince Frederick. Accident Blocks Rt. 4 and Cox Rd Authorities in Calvert County are on the scene of an accident in Huntingtown along Northbound Rt. 4 and Cox Road. The accident was reported at...
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Huntingtown Man Arrested on Arson Charges

Huntingtown Man Arrested on Arson Charges

Deputy State Fire Marshals have arrested 64-year-old Donald William Knuth of Huntingtown, in connection with a vehicle and garage fire located at 2521 Hillside Drive in Huntingtown, Maryland on May 13, 2012. Investigators located multiple points of origin for the fires involving a 1996 Honda Accord and a detached single car garage belonging to Debra Knuth. The...
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