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Lexington Park Retailers Not Feeling Downturn

Local department stores reported no downturn of customers with the government shutdown and even a “slight uptick” at news that back pay would be forthcoming to workers shut out of their jobs. This report came from a survey of local department stores conducted by Robin Finnacom, acting director of economic development for St. Mary’s County. […]

Lexington Park Re-Discovered

For a return engagement, PNC Bank teamed up with the Lexington Park civic association to bring a street fair of local businesses and eateries to Freedom Park in Lexington Park, Maryland last month. The impetus for an evening street festival in Lexington Park came a year ago at the prodding of Yaling Pan, co-owner of […]

Weekend Gate 2 Closure Prompts Business Concerns

Lexington Park business owners continued to protest the weekend closing of Gate 2 at the July meeting of the Lexington Park Business and Community Association (LPBCA). Capt. Ben Shevchuk, Naval Air Station Patuxent River Commanding Officer, had announced the decision shortly before closing the base’s original main gate at the end of Great Mills Road […]

Sheriff Station Slated for Lexington Park

“Not a sub-station,” says Lexington Park advocate Robin Finnacom, a police station with three holding cells and capable of gathering and safekeeping evidence.

Here Comes the Parade

Here Comes the Parade

The 2nd annual Lexington Park parade will close some streets on May 4, 2013 from 10 to 11 a.m. For more information phone 301-863-7700.

Comfort Inn to Sponser Pride in the Park Parade Float

Comfort Inn & Suites has announced that it will sponsor the first float of the Lexington Park Business and Community Association‘s second annual Pride in the Park Parade.

A Block of FDR Opens New Space in an Old Town

What’s the Grand Ole Opry to Nashville? What’s the Arch to St. Louis? What’s a block of FDR Boulevard to Lexington Park? They’re the keys to their cities; they’re just the ticket; and they’re what we make of them.