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Columbia Association Climate…

Dr. Chao Wu For BOE   4 hours ago

Here is the original copy of the charter. CA board approved this charter …

A Remarkable Life

Village Green/Town²   8 hours ago

I’m struck this morning by the life of an extraordinary woman whose obi…

Reid Novotny Files To Run Fo…

Scott E’s Blog   6:20 pm Feb 23

There is an outsider challenging the long time Howard County Republican i…

Jen Mallo Files for Howard C…

Scott E’s Blog   12:26 pm Feb 23

We got our 8th candidate running for Howard County Board of Education &#8…

Build Your Own Chicago Deep …

HCCA   9:20 am Feb 23

Join Harper’s Choice Community Association and Chef Ben Rubin of A…

Last Year’s News

Village Green/Town²   6:10 am Feb 23

Yesterday, as I read reports from County Executive Allan Kittleman’s St…

Two New Howard County Board …

Scott E’s Blog   4:42 am Feb 23

  See what happens when I take a night off from watching social medi…

Summary of CA Board Meeting …

Dr. Chao Wu For BOE   11:53 pm Feb 22

Resident Speakout: Judy Neckrite., from River Hill, advocating for Columb…

Summer in the Winter

AnnieRie Unplugged   9:15 pm Feb 22

The weather here has been crazy. Short sleeve weather. Open the windows a…

Polling Shows Baker, Kamenet…

Scott E’s Blog   6:26 am Feb 22

Ok…the title is a little misleading…47% undecided actually le…

Sensitive Topics

Village Green/Town²   6:00 am Feb 22

In our school system, if a parent doesn’t want their child to receive i…

Personal »


Sanity test

HoCo Connect   5 hours ago

    If child hits another child with a stick do you:1) Give all the …

Fashion Friday – February …

Love Natalyn   10:14 pm Feb 23

Happy Fashion Friday! This week’s theme for Fashion Friday is polka dots…

Books Read in January 2018

Love Natalyn   8:54 pm Feb 23

Reading Goal for 2018 is to read 30 books. Last year, my goal was to read 45 b…

Mueller’s chess game

HoCo Connect   8:41 am Feb 23

        I can’t help but think of chess strategy when…

WHY WE STAY IN BAD RELATIONS…

Tea for Two and a …   12:10 am Feb 23

 Attached is my write-up on Why we stay in bad relationships!Here&#82…

What to Do When Working Out …

SuperSana   11:15 pm Feb 22

https://unsplash.com/photos/3RnkZpDqsEI Now, more and more people are …

How To Get Fit In Time For T…

SuperSana   11:11 pm Feb 22

 Image source Summer is only a few months away, and that means w…

Motivating Yourself To Exerc…

SuperSana   11:07 pm Feb 22

 Image Exercising is something which is incredibly important for…

Who Ate My Apple?

Away From The Thin…   10:50 pm Feb 22

No blog tonight due to an entire evening spent at the Apple Store… and you K…

Shhhh it’s early…

FUGUESTATEKNITS   7:53 am Feb 22

I woke up this morning before dawn.  Who knows why.  I am already ti…

20 Ways Moms Can Build Healt…

Sunshine Whispers   11:53 pm Feb 21

As a working Mom you need to build healthy habits at work. These are 20 easy w…

Politics »


BikeHoward Express Dubbed …

Allan Kittleman fo…   35 mins ago

The following is an excerpt of a letter published by the Howard…

The 0,000 Embarrassment

The 53   8:22 pm Feb 20

I am a simple man.  I was brought up in a working-class family and I was…

The Arrogance of the Siddiquis

Spartan Considerat…   7:28 am Feb 15

Turning to HoCo’s House Lannister, Dr. Janet Siddiqui has dec…

The National Debt….again

Do the Most Good …   1:46 pm Feb 9

With passage of a new two-year federal budget deal worth 0 b…

Obamacare defies the odds!

Do the Most Good …   11:40 am Feb 9

Health insurance is no longer in the spotlight, but if we want …

Faith »


LENTEN MESSAGE

Abiding Savior   6 hours ago

A poem for today’s installment.This poem, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, is a poe…

LENTEN MESSAGE

Abiding Savior   8:57 am Feb 23

I think we all know what stress can do to us.  In the short term, stress…·&…

LENTEN MESSAGE

Abiding Savior   1:46 pm Feb 22

Lent can be a time of introspection, of taking to assess our lives; where we stand,…

LENTEN MESSAGE

Abiding Savior   9:38 am Feb 21

“The key to change… is to let go of fear!”Wisdom from one of our latter-day s…

LENTEN MOMENT

Abiding Savior   9:30 am Feb 20

As we move through Lent… called to fast, pray, give, focus, among other things……

Topics »


7th Annual Oregon Chardonnay…

Wine Trail Travele…   10:37 am Feb 23

Adelsheim VineyardTomorrow, February 24, Oregon is celebrating…

It’s National Margarita Day!

Wine Trail Travele…   8:17 am Feb 22

It’s time to get out your Margarita making supplies as today …

4 Different Budgeting Strate…

Wallet Hacks   7:00 am Feb 21

I’ve tried many, many different budgeting strategies, budgeting…

Capital One 360 Review

Wallet Hacks   3:31 pm Feb 20

One of the first online bank accounts I ever opened was ING Dir…

Chateau Reverdi 2014

Wine Trail Travele…   12:43 pm Feb 20

Chateau Reverdi 2014 AOC Listrac MédocChateau Reverdi was rep…

Company »


How to Be a Good Leader

Terrapin Adventures   1:02 pm Feb 23

Leaders are not born. It may be true that some have more innate leadersh…

MMCC Issues New Bulletin on …

Offit Kurman   8:48 am Feb 23

On Wednesday, the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission (MMCC) issued a ne…

How to Make Tax-Efficient Gi…

Offit Kurman   7:30 am Feb 23

Herb Fineburg and Jeanna Lam Published in the Legal Intelligencer As Publ…

New Inventory Sneak Peak: Fi…

Main Street Orient…   5:41 pm Feb 22

Here’s a sneak peak at the new vintage, fine Persian Heriz and Persian Ma…

What is the Cost of Waiting …

Gretchen Conley   4:51 pm Feb 22

If you have been thinking about buying a home, it may be hard to decide w…

Arts »


Over The Rainbow Cake Smash

Baltimore, MD newb…   4 hours ago

There’s no place like home… unless you need to clean up a mes…

Lake Kittamaqundi Evening (F…

Pictures of the Lake   7:20 am Feb 23

Watercolored Best Fishes Card

Paper and Ink Imag…   3:00 am Feb 23

This fish image and sentiment are from an old Stampin’ Up! Sale-a-…

Left out

THREW Mikes EyEz   11:49 pm Feb 22

I don’t have much in the tank today. A busy work week and starting …

Valentine castle mailbox

Vegetablog   10:35 pm Feb 22

I’d like to share a couple projects that V did recently for Valenti…

Food »


Saturday Beer Reads

Warren’s Beer Adve…   5 hours ago

Yesterday, I spent the day in Annapolis observing the messy democratic pr…

First impression of Modern M…

Howard County Food…   12:04 pm Feb 23

My wife and I tried the new Modern Market last night. You order at the co…

The Best Beef Enchiladas

Spices in My DNA   6:50 am Feb 23

These beef enchiladas really are the best ever! They’re made with a…

Looking for a restaurant tha…

Howard County Food…   12:51 am Feb 23

I've been trying to make this at home. I've got some Szechuan pep…

Revisiting Aldi

Balance Salad   3:39 pm Feb 21

Last fall, Aldi opened a new store in Eldersburg, Maryland, not far from …

Tech »


Our Next Two Strobist X-Pedi…

Strobist   6:33 pm Feb 20

We are back from our inaugural Strobist X-Pedition, which was held l…

Green Paint Vital to Enforce…

PlugInSites   2:37 pm Feb 8

We’ll need many gallons of green paint and hundreds of new signs …

Strobist Lighting Cookbook

Strobist   4:50 pm Feb 5

NOTE: Links to individual lessons are below.The Strobist lighting Co…

SLC-1L-02: One light, Inside…

Strobist   4:42 pm Feb 5

Long-time readers will recognize this shot, of the Glenn L. Martin W…

SLC-2L-02: Two-Speedlight Da…

Strobist   11:11 pm Jan 28

Using speedlights without softening modifiers greatly expands your o…

News »


Former Orioles utility man R…

The Baltimore Sun …   2 hours ago

Ryan Flaherty expected to be back with the Orioles this season, and …

Maryland gets embarrassed an…

The Baltimore Sun …   2 hours ago

It’s hard to imagine that things could get any worse this season f…

Police find dead man in Nort…

The Baltimore Sun …   3 hours ago

Police say they found a man dead in Northwest Baltimore on Saturday …

Rodricks: Look up from your …

The Baltimore Sun …   4 hours ago

You could walk here and walk there, never looking up and never looki…

‘Team Reject’ wins Olympic c…

The Baltimore Sun …   5 hours ago

John Shuster’s last throw in the eighth end of the Olympic curling f…