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Assault Suspect Apprehended In Leonardtown For Egg, Statue Attack Involving Child, Sheriff Says

Things are not going egg-celently for a Maryland man who allegedly went through extreme measures to terrorize his victims during a recent outburst. Leonardtown resident Quentin Xavier Chase, Jr., 34, is facing multiple charges in St. Mary’s County after an incident that saw him throwing eggs at his victim and a child before going after them with a statue, the sheriff’s office announced.
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Local Pet Groomer Opened Mobile Spa Out Of Love For Animals

HOLLYWOOD, Md. – Zac Gagnon, a Southern Maryland native, has a love for animals like no other. Now the 36-year-old is the owner of a mobile pet spa serving the wonderful pups of southern Maryland. Zac had always wanted to do something with animals since his youth. He started...
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Letter To The Editor: A Nuclear Confrontation

LEXINGTON PARK, Md. — The following letter was sent to by Marilyn Crosby of Lexington Park. Crosby is a former member of the St. Mary’s County Board of Education and a retired history teacher:. I’ve often said I have lived on the tip of a Russian missile...
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Sheriff Seeks Identity For Wallet Theft Suspect At Walmart In California

CALIFORNIA, Md. – The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured in a theft investigation. On Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022, at 2:45 pm, the suspect picked up a wallet that was left at the register by a previous customer and exited the California Walmart store with the wallet and its contents.
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SMCSO Criminal Summonses Served In September 2022

09/01/22- Trinik Shatega King, age 27 of Lexington Park- Confine Unattended Child by Dep. Budd# 325. 09/02/22- Nathan Lee Davis, age 31 of Lusby- Theft by Dep. Marsch# 397. 09/03/22- David Lloyd Adams, age 34 of no fixed address- CDS: Possession- Not Marijuana by Dep. Tasciotti# 398. 09/04/22- Doris Delphine...
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MSP Leonardtown Barrack Arrests, DUI’s & Warrants Served

On 9/29/2022, Tpr T. Eckrich responded to the Walmart, located at 45485 Miramar Way, California, MD for the report of a theft and disturbance in progress. Investigation revealed that Charles Patrick Balsbaugh, 36 of Hollywood, MD stole and tampered with the seal of a product. Balsbaugh was arrested and transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center where he was charged with Theft: Less Than $100 and Malicious Destruction of Property Less Than $500 Value.
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In the case of domestic violence

Every week, judges in the Northern Neck hear multiple cases of domestic violence. In virtually every case, the violent act that led to the criminal charge is only the tip of the iceberg of the offender’s regime of power and control over the victim. A court case usually involves...
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Northumberland County Circuit Court Report

HEATHSVILLE—The Northumberland County Circuit Court convened Tuesday, September 27, with the Hon. R. Michael McKenney presiding. In the case of Kendrick L. Diggs of Lancaster, charged with two counts of probation violation on a felony offense, a bond hearing was continued to October 25. In the case of Elijah...

Snow Days to Become Extinct in Somerset County?

SOMERSET COUNTY, Md. - After days of gloomy weather on Delmarva, Somerset County neighbors might be forgiven for wanting to take a day off for a "sun day" on Thursday. But the real buzz on the streets of Crisfield is a proposal before the County Board of Education to replace snow days with virtual learning.
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Calvert County Sheriff’s Office Weekly Crime Blotter

PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – During the week of September 26, 2022 – October 2, 2022, deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,520 calls for service throughout the community. Attempted Burglary: 22-56090. On September 26, 2022, Deputy Strong responded to the Health Department Building located...
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A Week In Business – October 7, 2022

SALISBURY – Salisbury Neighborhood Housing Services (SNHS), a local nonprofit serving community members through partnerships to increase home ownership and cultivate sustainable neighborhoods in Salisbury and surrounding areas, is pleased to announce the availability of closing cost loans for residents of Worcester and Somerset counties. “We launched the closing...
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Calvert County Pharmacy Named Best Pharmacy For Education In The U.S.

DUNKIRK, Md. – The pharmacy team at Safeway #1129 in Dunkirk, Maryland, believes that behind every prescription is a person with a story. And taking an active interest in that person and their story is what keeps customers coming back time and time again. Mary Reneé O’Brien, R.Ph., the...