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Service and Sacrifice

Village Green/Town²   7:45 am May 29

Memorial Day is about honoring the fallen. Veterans Day is about thanking…

Summer Lakefront Kittamaqund…

HoCo Connect   4:40 am May 29

   Can’t beat the free Summer entertainment at Lake Kittamaqundi. &n…

The Garden 2017 Edition

AnnieRie Unplugged   7:53 pm May 28

Been a while since I posted. Things get in the way of sitting down to wri…

Lt. William H. Schwarz serve…

HoCoMDcc   2:15 pm May 28

The Korean War began June 25, 1950 in response to North Korea’s lau…

The Main Drag: HoCo Holler

Village Green/Town²   8:30 am May 28

I dropped off two teens for a day of fun yesterday. Their destination? Ol…

Tintinnabulation

Village Green/Town²   7:56 am May 27

The bells are back. The Columbia Association is still putting a few finis…

School Board Primer

Dr. Chao Wu   10:47 pm May 26

I think this primer is helpful for understanding the basic structure of s…

Extremely Low HCPSS School B…

Dr. Chao Wu   9:09 pm May 26

The average ridership per bus is 24.32% on 10 school buses for a specif s…

Making Good Choices

Village Green/Town²   7:07 am May 26

Teachers at my school often ask students to think about whether they are …

Two New Candidates for Howar…

Scott E’s Blog   6:38 am May 26

GOP candidates continue to file to run for County Council seats in Howard…

CA board meeting summary 201…

Dr. Chao Wu   10:43 pm May 25

Resident speakout: Paul Verchinski, Oakland Mill, DC metroplex, oakland m…

Personal »


How to Have an Epic Summer W…

Sunshine Whispers   7 hours ago

There is a secret to having an epic summer with your kids and guess what? It i…

Don’t Call Yourself Patrio…

Steve Charing OUTs…   9:13 pm May 29

As we reflect on this Memorial Day on those servicemen and women who gave the …

Memorial Day Fashion – MAD…

Love Natalyn   8:52 pm May 29

Happy Memorial Day! As a true American Fashionista, I wanted to wear red, whi…

Somber Thoughts on Memorial …

Just Karin Talking…   12:42 pm May 29

Since last November like many people, I’ve been processing through a lot of wh…

Sock Sunday – May 28th

Love Natalyn   5:27 pm May 28

Happy Sock Sunday and Happy Memorial Day Weekend! This week, I’m readin…

When the container drips

My Next 20 Years o…   12:19 pm May 28

Have you ever had a feeling, a thought that keeps returning … that seems to …

Playing with Mud – Acure…

Love Natalyn   10:09 am May 28

Okay, I must admit… I love Face Masks! They are so much fun and relaxing…

The Big Road Trip, Part 13: …

Away From The Thin…   9:13 am May 27

Awaking much earlier than daughter Melody, I got ready and began exploring the…

Weekend Rambling Thoughts

Just Karin Talking…   8:42 am May 27

It’s Saturday morning and my sister and her family will be hopping in their mi…

Investing for the Future

Hudson and Emily   3:21 am May 27

For the past four months, Em and I have been on the road traveling around the …

The knee bone is connected t…

My Next 20 Years o…   11:25 am May 26

I think I am due for a Rant!!  Exactly one week ago I awoke with a left k…

Politics »


Missing Man

The 53   7:59 am May 27

This is Commencement season.  And whether your child is graduating first…

Ben Carson’s Personal “P…

Spartan Considerat…   8:52 am May 26

First, let’s start with what is known.  Dr. Ben Carson i…

County Executive Allan Kittl…

Allan Kittleman fo…   10:27 am May 25

Hejeebu’s appointment offers important diversity and spe…

outrageous fraud

Do the Most Good …   2:47 pm May 24

I WAS enraged Wednesday listening to the Joshua Johnson radio s…

Annapolis Quest: New 2018 M…

Spartan Considerat…   9:29 am May 23

From the Desk of S. MacCune: Amateur Harbor MasterA new poll wa…

Faith »


A More Violent Christianity?

Kingdom Seeking   6 hours ago

“Do not treat prophesies with contempt but test them all: hold on to what is …

Ask the Counselor: Should I …

SPIRITUAL GRIT   8 hours ago

Today’s guest post is by Dr. Robert Kellemen, VP of Institutional Developmen…

All That We Share

Abiding Savior   4:11 pm May 29

It’s Easier To See                  &n…

Memorial Day (continued)

Abiding Savior   4:00 pm May 29

IN FLANDERS FIELDSby John McCraeIn Flanders fields the poppies blowBetween the cros…

Memorial Day We Remember

Abiding Savior   3:00 pm May 29

Memorial Day used to be called Decoration Day – a day to decorate the graves of, an…

Topics »


The Daily Cat Quote

The Daily Cat   5 hours ago

“One day I was counting the cats and I absent-mindedly counte…

7 Papa John’s Pizza Hacks:…

Wallet Hacks   7:00 am May 29

I grew up in New York and seemingly every Friday, I’d drive wit…

The Daily Cat Quote

The Daily Cat   8:42 pm May 28

“Cats are connoisseurs of comfort.” ― James Her…

A Better Way Forward

Single Golfer in C…   12:59 pm May 26

Psst…USGA- you’d rather be here in July. Just admit…

Yatir 2014 Viognier Judean H…

Wine Trail Travele…   9:17 am May 26

In the southern part of the Judean Hills lies the Yatir region….

Company »


Judge allows new parenting p…

Howard County Divo…   6:30 pm May 29

There may be Maryland parents currently facing serious challenges with re…

East Coast Memorial Day Week…

Theresa’s Reviews   1:17 pm May 29

During Memorial Day weekend, we look for good deals, enjoy the long break…

Baltimore Ravens, Mayor Pugh…

Offit Kurman   9:56 am May 26

Baltimore Ravens, Mayor Pugh, and More Join Ray Lewis and Offit Kurman fo…

The Weekly Scenario: Benefit…

Offit Kurman   7:30 am May 26

Question: What is the benefit of creating an “ABLE” account? Many sta…

Tips for Dating After Divorce

Linda Ostovitz, Es…   7:30 am May 25

When a divorced parent starts dating, a child may have conflicting feelin…

Arts »


Lifesaver Note Card

Paper and Ink Imag…   2 hours ago

How about a nautical themed note card today?I used the new Hero Arts Wa…

Black-crowned Night Heron Ch…

Uploads from ozoni11   7:10 pm May 29

ozoni11 posted a photo: There were three chicks in the nest. Old eno…

Don’t let the memories fade

THREW Mikes EyEz   6:14 am May 29

When you are remembered fondly, memories are not forgotten. And to all t…

Clearing Algae from a Pond w…

DIY Danielle   6:00 am May 29

How to clear algae from a pond with a UV light. Instructions on how to in…

Memorial Day 2017

Paper and Ink Imag…   4:00 am May 29

(image from http://www.memorialdayfacts.com )It is Memorial Day here in …

Food »


Big Fish Grill 2.0

2 Dudes Who Love F…   8 hours ago

Yesterday, we returned to an old time 2 dudeswholovefood favorite, Big Fi…

Reform on Tap Task Force #1

Warren’s Beer Adve…   7:45 am May 29

Peter Franchot, the Comptroller of Maryland, has an ambitious vision &#82…

The Unmanly Chef’s Guide t…

The Unmanly Chef   12:00 am May 29

When you mention Minnesota, most people just think of the cold and Fargo,…

Is Coffee the BEST Way to St…

Balance Salad   1:30 pm May 28

A steaming cup of java. Holding that warm mug right under your nose and b…

Saturday Beer Reads

Warren’s Beer Adve…   9:02 am May 27

It is a beautiful Saturday morning! And the start of a holiday weekend. S…

Tech »


Tesla Supercharger in Breeze…

Plug In Sites – …   5:56 pm May 29

Construction has begun on a Tesla Supercharging Station at the Sheet…

Jinbei Studio Flash Units Re…

Strobist   7:47 am May 25

The Swiss government last month issued a recall for ten models of Ji…

Ease Tech Talk on Office 365…

   2:52 pm May 24

Join members of the Ease Technologies’ Support Team as we cove…

Launching a New Product in Y…

SalesWarp   9:54 am May 24

GUEST POST BY MICHELLE DEERY, HEROIC SEARCHLaunching a new product …

Lighting 103: Greg Heisler o…

Strobist   8:24 pm May 22

Abstract: Chromatically complex light adds much more realism to your…

News »


Tiger Woods blames medicatio…

The Baltimore Sun …   1 hour ago

Pro golfer Tiger Woods “took responsibility” for an “unexpecte…

Helistroke: Flying doctors t…

The Baltimore Sun …   2 hours ago

Dr. Ferdinand K. Hui received the call as headed to his Harbor East …

Noriega Dies; Trump Tweets O…

Patch   2 hours ago

Also: A gator takes a dip; automatic voter registration; the end of …

5 ways art imitates Trump in…

The Baltimore Sun …   3 hours ago

Season 5 of “House of Cards” is steeped in the zeitgeist of Dona…

Manuel Noriega, ousted Panam…

The Baltimore Sun …   4 hours ago

Manuel Noriega, the Panamanian military dictator who often played op…