Friday, November 30, 2012
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
The Department of Assessments and Taxation wants to provide an important reminder to all
homeowners that they only have until December 31, 2012 to file the Application for Homestead Tax
Credit Eligibility to continue to be qualified for this property tax credit that limits the amount of
assessment on which a homeowner actually pays taxes on his or her principal residence. Over the past
five years, the Department has mailed the Homestead application on two separate occasions to every
homeowner in the State either in their new Assessment Notice or by a separate mailing. To date, over
850,000 homeowners statewide have filed their Homestead application.
To find out if you have already filed the one-time application in the past five years, you should go
click on the County name were your property is located and enter the Street address. A page on your
property will be displayed, and you look across the bottom of the page to see if you submitted the
If you have not submitted the application, the form will be mailed to you if you send an e-mail to
firstname.lastname@example.org requesting it. Be sure to include in your e-mail your street address for the
property and the specific County where the property is located. The application form will include your Property Account Number and special “Access Number” that will enable you to file the form
electronically and receive back an e-mail confirmation receipt. If you mail the form to the Department, you will not receive a confirmation receipt.
Friday, November 9, 2012
Thursday, November 8, 2012
UPDATE 10-27-14 They plan to open by mid November 2014
Monday, November 5, 2012
Mom's Organic Grocery has set a grand opening for November 9, 10 & 11 in Waldorf, MD
ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Maryland's family owned organic grocer, MOM's Organic Market, is bringing organic food at affordable prices to southern Maryland with the opening of a new store in Waldorf, MD. The new store, MOM's first location in Charles County, will provide local customers with an incredible selection of 100% certified organic produce; grass-fed organic meat and dairy; bulk food, coffee and spices; sustainable seafood; food for gluten free and raw diets; freshly baked Spring Mill Bread and an extensive wellness department.
Located at the intersection of Route 301 and Plaza Way in Waldorf, MD, MOM's Waldorf was renovated following environmentally conscious principals that support MOM's purpose: to protect and restore the environment. The store design utilizes low impact building materials, low VOC paint, LED lighting and energy-efficient closed-door coolers. Like all MOM's Organic Market locations, MOM's Waldorf is 100% wind powered. The store features recycling centers for CFL bulbs, household batteries and used shoes. Two electric car charging stations are available (free of charge) in the parking lot outside. MOM's also offsets the carbon footprint for shopping by purchasing carbon credits from TerraPass in proportion to estimated emissions from customers' travel to and from the store.
MOM's Organic Market will celebrate the Grand Opening in Waldorf on November 9th, 10th and 11th during regular store hours (9am – 9pm Monday through Saturday, 9am – 8pm Sunday). The festivities will include dozens of local vendor demos, free food samples, goody bags and gift-baskets, plus crafting activities and henna face-paint for kids.