St. Mary's County Times December 07, 2017 - Page 14

14 In Our Community The County Times Thursday, December 7, 2017 Hogan Takes Whirlwind Tour of St. Mary’s County Gov. Larry Hogan visited St. Mary’s County on Monday for the ribbon cutting and dedication of the new business incu- bator just finished at the University Sys- tem of Maryland’s UAS Test Site at the St. Mary’s County Airport. Hogan praised the efforts of elected leaders and business interests in expand- ing the county’s influence in the emerg- ing unmanned and autonomous systems industry and said the business incubator would help diversify the county’s econo- my by giving startup businesses a place to grow and develop their products, leverag- ing the county’s deep abilities in dealing with advanced technology. Hogan also visited the Paul Hall Center at the Harry Lundberg School of Seaman- ship in Piney Point. Touring the sprawling facility gave Ho- gan the opportunity to try out the school’s high-tech seafaring simulators of different kinds of vessels in all types of weather. TAYLOR GAS COMPANY is your source for vented and vent free FIREPLACE SALES & SERVIC Stop by our showroom or call us for a FREE in-home estimate! 21434 Great Mills Rd. Lexington Park MD 20653 (301) 862-1000 or l-855-764-(4GAS) 4427