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“Fast” Food

AnnieRie Unplugged   1 hour ago

Today was the first day back to school around here. Lots of cars on the r…

Goals

Village Green/Town²   6:30 am Aug 29

Today is the first day of school for many in Howard County. The first day…

The face of homelessness in …

HoCo Connect   4:34 am Aug 29

         I have blogged before about the increasing a…

Morning stroll at lake Elkh…

Events – Columbia …   12:32 am Aug 29

Columbia Dogs-on-the-Go Park at the Lakeview Office Park, 9821 Broken L…

Happy New Year!

The 53   4:30 pm Aug 28

OK, so I know it's not January, nor is January even close.  But for…

Taking a Hit

Village Green/Town²   8:03 am Aug 28

300500600700800These are not just random numbers. These are dollar amount…

Titans and Ravens Report –…

Scott E’s Blog   6:35 am Aug 28

The Titans and Ravens both took to the field last night (only one hour ap…

Our kids supporting Ellicott…

Dr. Chao Wu   6:56 pm Aug 27

Today after we interviewed another BOE candidate at Savage Library, we sa…

Friends of Main Street

Village Green/Town²   9:03 am Aug 27

This post first appeared on August 27, 2012. It refers to this event.Love…

CA was accepted into US EPA…

Dr. Chao Wu   9:32 pm Aug 26

We are pleased to report that CA was recently accepted into the U.S. EPA&…

Columbia BikeAbout on Saturd…

Dr. Chao Wu   9:30 pm Aug 26

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: August 22, 2016 Contact: David Greisman Phone…

Personal »


Ducks in a row

Mom’s Big Year   6:59 am Aug 29

I’m back from Southeastern Arizona and my head is spinning. I’ve b…

Savings Made Easy

Hudson and Emily   1:30 am Aug 29

This post was sponsored by Chime as part of an Activation for Influence Centra…

Movers Arrive

My Next 20 Years o…   1:00 am Aug 29

We contracted with a moving company called Two Marines Moving Company.  T…

The Complete Guide to Fall F…

Sunshine Whispers   9:45 pm Aug 28

Did you see it? The leaves are starting to change. Apples are in season. The g…

Finding Happiness

The Point of It All   6:10 pm Aug 28

This year has been quite the year.  My mom and I moved to an apartment an…

Algonquin Provincial Park 2016

Patapsco River Ram…   4:20 pm Aug 28

‘Twas a very long drive from Ellicott City to the Econolodge in Huntsville, …

Manidokan Fun!

thesellers.net   8:00 pm Aug 27

Hi, it’s Molly.I had a great time at camp. My parents dropped me off o…

The Day After Settlement

My Next 20 Years o…   1:30 pm Aug 27

We signed on the dotted line (a gazillion times!) on settlement day.  The…

Settlement Day

My Next 20 Years o…   7:02 am Aug 27

Between visits to the bathroom and collapsing on the bed, a few decisions got …

The Move – limping to the fi…

My Next 20 Years o…   10:40 pm Aug 26

The move is done.And it was hard.  But the worst is passed and we are “re…

In Search of Los Pingüinos

And Another Thing,…   1:16 pm Aug 26

Photo by Craig Lovell/CorbisMy husband and I have a thing for penguins.  We …

Politics »


Pity the Fool Living Downstr…

How Come?   10:43 am Aug 29

How come HoCo is NUMBER 1! in sharing ‘Number 2’ ??? How co…

Bamboozled by Stormwater Lac…

How Come?   3:26 pm Aug 19

How come citizens have been bamboozled into believing that new …

County Executive Allan Kittl…

Allan Kittleman fo…   10:59 am Aug 18

On Wednesday, A…

In Memoriam – Rhoda Toback

HoCo Rising   9:12 am Aug 16

I learned this morning that Rhoda Toback passed away over the w…

Ellicott City – August 15, 2…

HoCo Rising   9:44 am Aug 15

The greatest challenge coming out of the second week of clean-u…

Faith »


Abiding Savior

Abiding Savior   8:51 am Aug 29

  What makes the bible sacred?    How did the bible become…

A Christian Hermeneutic: Unt…

Kingdom Seeking   12:28 am Aug 25

Anyone can pick up a Bible, read it and quote it. But that doesn’t mean they&…

This I believe

Abiding Savior   10:45 am Aug 20

I believe globalization is forcing our brains to evolve.I’ve had the privilege to s…

Nachamu and Apology / Parsha…

Taste of Torah   3:17 pm Aug 19

At this time of year, with Tisha B’Av barely in the rear-view mirror, and Rosh Ch…

Abiding Savior

Abiding Savior   11:33 am Aug 19

Topics »


Basics of RVing

Learn To RV   11:28 am Aug 29

Most people think that RVing is difficult or confusing, but tru…

A Proposal – Step 3

Do-It-Yourself (DI…   8:35 am Aug 29

Ok…so here’s the deal. We started our career and recognize th…

Teaching Kids About Money wi…

Wallet Hacks   7:00 am Aug 29

I believe our relationship with money starts from a very young …

Reaching for the Gold This S…

Fulfilling the Pro…   6:16 am Aug 29

I am excited to welcome you back for another fantastic school y…

Get outside and enjoy the en…

Saving The Places   2:55 pm Aug 28

We had a great hike around Kendall Ridge, Maryland on this past…

Company »


Joe Statter to Speak at “A…

Evergreen   10:02 am Aug 29

Evergreen Advisors’ Joe Statter will be on the panel for An Owner…

How to Support a Growing Mob…

Managed HR Service…   12:01 am Aug 29

You can’t help but notice the growing number of people who work from ho…

Magical Moments At The Magic…

Theresa’s Reviews   7:43 pm Aug 27

If you caught my latest article on the Huffington Post, What To Do When Y…

Break The Shell

Woo Forever™   10:32 pm Aug 26

There are moments that have changed my life. Life is full of moments. Mo…

Lessons for healing after a …

Howard County Divo…   3:20 pm Aug 26

The emotional and financial trials of a divorce are unfortunately a commo…

Arts »


Rachel Goswell

The Killing Moon   4 hours ago

Rachel Goswell is enjoying a renaissance, of sorts–a resurgence in inter…

Southside with You

The Red Margins   6 hours ago

Southside with You has an unlikely inspiration: the first date between Ba…

Heron and Egret Review

Pictures of the Lake   8:46 am Aug 29

I let August slip by without mentioning one of the lake’s most impressive…

Elliott and Issac – Elkrid…

Baltimore, MD newb…   7:39 am Aug 29

Elliott and Issac were in the studio!We welcomed this family back to the…

30 Days of Easy, Fun DIY Gif…

DIY Danielle   6:00 am Aug 29

Stock up on grab-and-go gifts and fill your gift closet with 30 days of s…

Food »


Simple Weightloss Switcheroos

Balance Salad   7:34 am Aug 29

Healthy people have healthy habits. It’s not good genes (at least th…

Veggie Noodle Bowls with Cas…

Spices in My DNA   6:51 am Aug 29

No cook recipes are crucial for these hot, end of summer days. This one …

Avocado potato salad

Colonial Cravings   2:00 am Aug 29

I seem to get a lot of complements about my potato salad. I’m not …

Vegan Cheeseburgers

The Unmanly Chef   12:16 am Aug 29

Vegan Cheeseburgers. Did you hear that? My entire audience just collectiv…

Raspberry Peach Smoothie

My Soup For You   4:15 pm Aug 27

And so again, we watch as the boxes and bags are packed with the belongi…

Tech »


Funds Nearly Depleted for Ma…

Plug In Sites – …   7 hours ago

Maryland plug-in electric vehicle buyers may want to be aware of th…

Article Share: Renting out y…

Personal Tech   4:37 am Aug 27

Sharing this article from Kim Komando on renting out your car, RV, b…

Keeping Your Business Secure…

   2:15 pm Aug 26

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) and countless other organiza…

Gear Guide Update: Phottix A…

Strobist   7:50 pm Aug 25

At a set, the Phottix Ares remotes bring a ton of value to the t…

Level 1 Workplace Charging …

Plug In Sites – …   12:04 pm Aug 25

A report on Level 1 (120 volt) EV charging at work has just been pu…

News »


New Listings: Homes for Sale…

Elkridge Patch   1 min ago

Patch brings you the latest homes on the market. Check out the lates…

Get Out And About In Elkridg…

Elkridge Patch   1 min ago

Check the Patch calendar to see what events are happening around Elk…

On first day of school in Ba…

The Baltimore Sun …   54 mins ago

Baltimore schools CEO Sonja Santelises kicked off the new school yea…

Hogan, Franchot to make ‘maj…

The Baltimore Sun …   1 hour ago

The state’s two most powerful and prominent advocates for pushing th…

After heat closes schools fo…

The Baltimore Sun …   1 hour ago

Baltimore County began the school year with a new policy that requir…