400 Animals Admitted to MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center

MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center recently welcomed 400 stuffed animals through their doors, a donation from LaPlata High School senior Sidney Monk. Monk collected the...

CASA of Southern Maryland: Fighting For the Kids

There is nothing in life that makes a child feel more secure than love, support, safety, and a comfortable home. At CASA of Southern...

In Awe of Military Families

It was a recent conversation with a patient when I came to the realization of just how many of our patient families are military....

Finding Resilience In Heartache

Local Family Shares Their Experience with Brain Cancer David and Ali Banholzer met in Spokane, Washington, while she was finishing her masters and working for...

Women Candidates Bring the Heat

Local Women Are Running for Office to Make a Difference, and You Can Too I know its said a lot, but women have come a...

The D.I.V.A. Movement’s Marnell Small Is Still Standing

Established in 2011 by Marnell Small, the D.I.V.A. Movement Association focuses its mission on empowering women through health and wellness both mentally and physically....

The Doulas of Southern Maryland

Many first time mothers have an idealized vision of how their first birth will unfold. What you read in books or see on television...

Award-Winning Local Winemaker Lauren Zimmerman

Standing in the tank room close to the Port of Leon-ardtown Winery’s winemaker Lauren Zimmerman, a local patron looks through a glass...

History, Knowledge and Education Lead to Bright Successful Futures

The St. Mary’s County Black History Coalition (SMCBHC) is a non-profit, multi-purpose community-based organization established on July 31, 2011 by family and friends with...

Reliving Christmas History

Cecil’s Historic District Open House provides a unique Southern Maryland experience. Every year, Cecil’s Country Store celebrates the start of the Christmas Holiday Season with...