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Test of Alert and Notification Siren in St. Leonard

Test of Alert and Notification Siren in St. Leonard

Friday, October 11, 2013, at noon. The siren, located in St. Leonard near the intersection of Mackall and Lloyd Bowen roads, will be activated for three minutes as a test following maintenance. All citizens are asked to remember the scheduled testing and relay the information to friends, family and neighbors. If sirens sound at...
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Lusby Man Charged with Arson of Dwelling

Lusby Man Charged with Arson of Dwelling

Deputy State Fire Marshals charged Jarel A. Stepney, 24 with arson involving a fire that occurred on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 139 Cove Point Road in Lusby. The 2:42 pm fire caused an estimated $190,000 damage to the single family dwelling owned by Louise Logan. The one alarm fire took approximately 45 firefighters...
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Della Elizabeth Crouse, 87

Della Elizabeth Crouse, 87

Della Elizabeth Crouse, 87, of St. Leonard, Maryland passed away on September 1, 2013 in Washington D.C. She was born in Rural Retreat, Virginia on March 9, 1926 to the late Cleo Settle and Gordon Hale. Besides her parents, Della is preceded in death by her loving husband, Walter Fred Crouse, her devoted daughters,...
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Edward Theodore Koehn,”Pops”, 79

Edward Theodore Koehn,”Pops”, 79

Edward Theodore Koehn,”Pops”, 79, of St. Leonard passed away August 22 at his home. He was born on March 6, 1934 in Brooklyn, New York to the late Theodore and Anna Brockmann Koehn. Pops served in the Marine Corp from 1952 to 1955 where he was an Amphibian Tank Commander and was discharged at...
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Patsy Julia Spolar, 46

Patsy Julia Spolar, 46

Patsy Julia Spolar, 46, of St. Leonard passed away on July 19 in Prince Frederick, Maryland. She was born Sept. 11, 1966 in Chicago, Illinois to Jan and Julia Petrilla. Patsy married John on May 14, 1988 in Oak Lawn, Illinois, and in the fall of 1995, they moved their family to Calvert County....
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Stephen “Steve” Ignatius Abell, 68

Stephen “Steve” Ignatius Abell, 68

Stephen “Steve” Ignatius Abell, 68, of St. Leonard, formerly from Hollywood, passed away in Prince Frederick on July 19. Born on Sept. 22, 1944 in Hollywood, he was the son of the late James Dawkins and Mary Violet Dean Abell. He was the loving husband of Janet Elaine Arnold Abell whom he married on...
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Jacob Michael Paddy, 23

Jacob Michael Paddy, 23

Jacob Michael Paddy, 23, of St. Leonard died unexpectedly on Friday, July 19. He was born in Annapolis to Ginger Paddy Rosela and Gary Paddy. He was raised in St. Leonard and graduated from Calvert High School in 2008. Jacob worked as a tire technician at McCarthy Tire in Hughesville. He loved the outdoors...
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The Flying Pig Eatery Restaurant Review

The Flying Pig Eatery Restaurant Review

Thinking that a new barbecue place had opened in Calvert, I invited a few friends to come dine with me. I could not have been more wrong. The Flying Pig is not a barbecue restaurant! It is a regular eatery with a varied menu. It is located in the heart of St. Leonard with...
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Perigeaux Offers a Taste of Calvert at State Dinner

Perigeaux Vineyards and Winery in St. Leonard received a special honor recently when its Calvert County wine was served at the Foundation for Art and Preservation in Embassies (FAPE) state dinner, which took place at the U.S. Department of State on April 29. Perigeaux owners John Behun and Mark Flemming attended the dinner at...
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Elizabeth Ann “Betty” Davis, 79

Elizabeth Ann “Betty” Davis, 79

Elizabeth Ann “Betty” Davis, 79, of St. Leonard, formerly of Hyattsville passed away peacefully on April 2 at Solomons Nursing Center, Solomons, MD. She was born on May 13, 1933 to the late Sarah Shepard Adams and George P. Adams. She married Frank Davis, Jr. on Oct. 9, 1954 in Holy Face Catholic Church,...
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Frances Louise Rausch, 89

Frances Louise Rausch, 89

Frances Louise Rausch, 89, of St. Leonard passed away on March 19 in Prince Frederick. She was born on Dec. 17, 1923 in Baltimore to the late Irving C. and Frances M. (nee Hutchins) Bowen. Frances was married to the late William Rausch, Sr. for 32 years. She was a lifetime bookkeeper and retired...
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Daycare House Fire Heroes Honored

Daycare House Fire Heroes Honored

On Tuesday, February 26, 2013, the Calvert Board of County Commissioners paid tribute to citizens, who were instrumental in the saving of lives in a house fire that was Norma Jean’s Daycare. Each of the individuals honored, played a pivotal role on the morning of January 26, 2013 around 9:20 am. Edie...
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Christine C. Randall, 70

Christine C. Randall, 70

Christine C. Randall, 70, of Calvert Beach, St. Leonard passed away on Jan. 2 at Mercy Hospital, Baltimore after a short illness. Ms. Randall was preceded in death by her parents, Linda and Loren Clarke, and her husband, John A. Randall. She is survived by a son, Anthony Loren Clarke, a daughter –in-law Cecilia...
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Charles William Brooks, Jr.

Charles William Brooks, Jr.

Charles William Brooks, Jr. passed quietly and peacefully on Friday, Jan. 4. Charles William Brooks, Jr. departed this earthly life at Georgetown University Hospital. Loving husband of Gwendolyn; father of Tremaine; son of Helen Brooks, service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 12 at Crossroad Christian Church 150 Ball Road, St. Leonard, MD 20685....
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Jameson Castleman Truitt, “Jamie”, 22

Jameson Castleman Truitt, “Jamie”, 22

Jameson Castleman Truitt, “Jamie” of St. Leonard, age 22, passed away on Dec. 16. A devoted father to MaryJane Truitt; he is also survived by her mother Nicole Truitt and beloved girlfriend Rachael Howes. Loving son of the late Chris Truitt and Alyson and Stuart Simmons. Adored brother of Matthew, Andrew and Brendan Truitt...
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Fire Destroys St. Leonard Home

Fire Destroys St. Leonard Home

Maryland State Fire Marshalls are investigating a house fire in St. Leonard that has left a local family displaced. On Wednesday, Nov. 14 around 3:26 p.m., fire and rescue crews were alerted to report of a working house fire in the 3700 block of Williams Wharf Road. Crews arrived on scene to discover heavy...
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Town Hall Meeting with Commissioner Weems

Town Hall Meeting with Commissioner Weems

On Monday night, Calvert County Commissioner Steve Weems held a Town Hall Meeting at the St. Leonard Fire House with the citizens of St. Leonard and others interested in the Master Plan. The Department of Community Planning and Building came with staff to give a presentation and overview and answer questions of those in...
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Firefighters Battling Brush Fire in St. Leonard

Firefighters Battling Brush Fire in St. Leonard

On Tuesday, Aug. 21 around 1:15 p.m., fire an rescue crews were alerted to report of a brush fire in the 6600 blk of Mackall Road in the area of Division Lane in St. Leonard. Firefighters from St. Leonard and Prince Frederick are on scene. Initial reports indicate approximately a half acre is on...
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Motorcyclist Killed in Accident Involving Sheriff’s Deputy

Motorcyclist Killed in Accident Involving Sheriff’s Deputy

On Wednesday, August 15, 2012 shortly after 8 p.m., police and rescue crews responded to a serious accident along the 4400 blk of Broomes Island Road in the area of Mackall Road in St. Leonard, for a report of a motor vehicle collision involving a motorcycle. Police and rescue arrived on scene to discover...
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Burglary Report for Calvert County

Burglary Report for Calvert County

The following residential burglaries were reported in Calvert County: Burglary A home on Lor N Kel Lane in Owings was burglarized between 6:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on August 6. The homeowner advised DFC P. Aurich that over $3000 in jewelry had been taken. The investigation is continuing. Burglary A home in the 12000...
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Master Plan Update for St. Leonard Draws a Crowd

Master Plan Update for St. Leonard Draws a Crowd

The Calvert Board of County Commissioners, along with the Planning Commission, held a public hearing Tuesday at the St. Leonard Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad. The meeting was well attended by those who live in St. Leonard as well as the neighboring communities. Jerry Clark, President of the BOCC, opened the meeting and...
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St. Leonard Home Destroyed by Fire

St. Leonard Home Destroyed by Fire

On Thursday, June 28 at 4:09 p.m.,  fire and rescue crews were dispatched to report of a working house fire in the 5000 block of Timber View Lane in St. Leonard. Crews  arrived on scene to discover a two-story single family home with heavy fire showing from the second floor and the roof of...
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Calvert County Crime Report

Calvert County Crime Report

During the week of May 21 through May 27 deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,544 calls for service throughout the community.  The following incidents remain under investigation: Theft A 30-year-old man was charged with theft after witnesses saw him steal a purse off the counter at the Prince Frederick 7-11...
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Commissioners Celebrate Opening of New Perigeaux Winery Tasting Room

Commissioners Celebrate Opening of New Perigeaux Winery Tasting Room

The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners celebrated the opening of the new tasting room at Perigeaux Vineyard and Winery located at 8650 Mackall Road in St. Leonard with a ribbon-cutting ceremony May 22. The winery, first opened in 2002, has won more than 30 awards for its locally produced wines. At center with...
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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 5/22/12 at 8:12 pm, Trooper First Class Wiersma responded to the 4900 block of Storeplace Ln. in Prince Frederick for a reported theft. A Sony Playstation 3 gaming console, game controllers, several Playstation games and a diamond ring were stolen from...
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