May 28, 2014
Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Maryland Approves Recreation Enhancements Statewide
Families will continue to benefit from Maryland's signature Program Open Space with today's Board of Public Works' approval of funding for recreational upgrades in Baltimore, Caroline, Charles, Kent and Montgomery counties.
Windows smashed in 2 cars parked at church
Someone broke out the windows of two cars parked in the parking lot of St. Ignatius Church at 8665 Chapel Point Road in Port Tobacco between 7:50 and 8:25 a.m. April 16 and stole a purse from one vehicle.
Bicycle theft reported in La Plata
Sometime between April 14 to 16, someone entered an open garage in the 7600 block of Carley Drive in Port Tobacco and stole a 2010 Cannondale Ladies Petite Quick 21-speed bicycle.
Sides square off before final Wal-Mart annexation vote
A battle that has been brewing since 2011 among residents in the town of La Plata is coming to a vote April 9. On one side is Save La Plata, a group of town and county residents who are in opposition to the annexation of 14.11 acres at the corner of Rosewick Road and U.S. 301 for the construction of a Wal-Mart Supercenter.
Homegrown talent in Southern Maryland: Then and now
Financial advisor Justin Ruest of Edward Jones Investments in Prince Frederick was active with Future Business Leaders of America while at Northern High School and now helps out with that and the Financial Academy programs in the county.