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Summertime inSouthern Calvert
What do you like to do?
, of Lusby, has lived in the area for 20 yearswith his wife and raised three children. He likes to take advantage of the beautiful sights and sounds of the water.“I was driving down 4, and I said, ‘Well I can seethe jets, let me keep on going down’,” Robinsonsaid. He stopped by the Solomons Pier to watchthe Blue Angels practice for Air Expo ’09.“They’re just putting in some air time Iguess before the show,” he said.“I love the area. We love to just come downhere and watch the water, and the sailing,” hesaid. “I’m not a boat person, or a water person, butI enjoy it very much.”He and his wife are also live music fansand saw Hank Williams Jr. at Calvert MarineMuseum.“It’s nice to see the big names come so lo-cal instead of having to travel so far off,” Rob-inson said.
and her younger sister,
, let, are Hollywood natives who de-cided to enjoy a beautiul day with a walk onSolomons Pier with some ice cream romCone Island.“We were going to go or a drive,and I said, ‘Lets go over to Solomons’,” re-ports Megan, who was surprised to fndthe U.S. Navy Blue Angel team practicingoverhead. “And we got a ree air showwhile we were over here.”“It’s awesome,” Wendy said o the jets.“I think it might be a better air show overhere, at Solomons.”Kim’s Key Lime Pies, on Solomons: That’sanother reason to visit the island.“She has to-die-or Key lime pies, I would drive allthe way over here just or a slice o pie, they are amazing,”Wendy said.
, of Lusby, prefersto have a nice seat in the shade inthe summertime, hanging out withfriends, rather than go to nearbyevents and concerts.“I like to sit around in the yardand listen to music with my next-doorneighbors and play cards,” she said.“Sometimes I’m over at my cous-in’s house, she’s got a nice back yardwith tables and a canopy over top of it,” Sutton said. “We just sit aroundand drink and talk about people.”Hanging out close to home isa safer bet anyway, with police outlooking to make DWI arrests, she said.