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We wanted to hit the B&O mus…

Katie’s List   6 hours ago

We wanted to hit the B&O museum one more time while it’s still fr…

Socialist Sanders mentioning…

Dr. Chao Wu   8 hours ago

While driving back from CA meeting on Thursday night, I heard Sanders men…

Barve Campaign Manager Not T…

Scott E’s Blog   8 hours ago

So this was a surprise email I received this morning from the Kumar Barve…

State Superintendent Must Ap…

HoCo Common Sense   10:31 am Feb 13

Maryland law requires that the State Superintendent of Schools must appr…

If You Build It

Village Green/Town²   8:38 am Feb 13

Friday evening found me prowling the prepared foods at Wegmans’s for a qu…

Candidates – Maryland’s …

Scott E’s Blog   7:09 am Feb 13

There are some changes on this months evaluation of MD08. I believe that …

Escape to McKeldin

McKeldin…

Katie’s List   8:27 pm Feb 12

Escape to McKeldinMcKeldin is my favorite place to go for a guaran…

The Young Farmers

AnnieRie Unplugged   7:49 pm Feb 12

It’s been a while since I blogged about our local farming community…

Interview with Vicky Cutrone…

Scott E’s Blog   4:39 pm Feb 12

Today I was scheduled to interview with Howard County Board of Education …

Gossip Guys

Village Green/Town²   6:38 am Feb 12

Yesterday, journalism. Today, the rumor mill. No, not that Rumor Mill. Th…

New Meetup group for active …

HoCo Connect   4:27 am Feb 12

    One sign that growing older in Howard doesn’t mean an inactive l…

Personal »


Uber Chronicles #3

Jessie X   4 hours ago

My evening plans today include meeting a friend, an avid theatre-goer who sees…

More Things in Heaven and Ea…

   11:06 am Feb 13

PRAISE for The 90s Club & the Secret of the Old ClockJust received this r…

The Big Disney Trip

thesellers.net   6:00 am Feb 13

A week ago, we were in Orlando. We took our first trip down to Disney World, a…

Feeling sorry for these this…

HoCo Connect   5:09 am Feb 13

     Maybe the old phrase “the early bird gets the worm” doesn’…

Just a bunch of old Barns

Weakly Thoughts   6:00 pm Feb 12

Here is my entry for Jennifer’s One Word Photo Challenge with the topic of B…

Uber Chronicles #2

Jessie X   2:43 am Feb 12

Why, oh, why did I click “go online”? What was I thinking? It&#821…

Death of a Grill

Away From The Thin…   8:01 pm Feb 11

We lost George Foreman in a horribly unfortunate tragic accident last evening….

Daytripper: NYC

Scrappy Travels   2:51 pm Feb 11

There are so many, many things to love about Manhattan.  It’s hard to put…

The Best Way to File Taxes

Hudson and Emily   8:30 am Feb 11

This post has been sponsored by TurboTax, but all opinions are my own.When yo…

12 Tips for ‘Managing the …

Sunshine Whispers   7:43 am Feb 11

You never expected life was going to be easy. However, you also never thought …

Salvere Blog: Rethinking Goals

live healthy be ha…   6:35 am Feb 11

by Salvere Health and FitnessA new year already, and I didn’t quite get thr…

Politics »


Is Any Presidential Candidat…

Steve Charing OUTs…   2 hours ago

As we move to the next phase of the primaries season, it is interesting to not…

Field Notes: The Codex Hacka…

WordPress.com News   10:00 am Feb 10

Automatticians, the people who build WordPress.com, participate…

And now—- on to 2018!

The 53   9:17 pm Feb 9

So I'm writing this Tuesday evening, the night of the New Hampshire …

Howard Board of Education Ou…

How Come?   9:05 pm Feb 9

How come the Howard Board of Education felt compelled to demons…

Chasing Snow (with a Grain o…

Kirsten Coombs   5:55 pm Feb 9

As my husband got ready in the dark for work this morning, I co…

Faith »


Open My Eyes

Abiding Savior   5 hours ago

Tomorrow, we start a new Lenten series… “Open My… ”     &nb…

Lenten Message 12 Feb, 2016

Abiding Savior   9:34 am Feb 12

A scene from the movie “Romero”   an now old, but still moving, film …

Lenten Message

Abiding Savior   10:31 am Feb 11

After his baptism “Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness…” (Matt…

ASH WEDNESDAY

Abiding Savior   10:37 am Feb 10

Life is full of patterns   Habits   Customs    O…

Lent: Because We Are Sinners

Kingdom Seeking   12:01 am Feb 10

According to the Christian liturgical calendar, today is Ash Wednesday. It is the b…

Topics »


Pruning Grapevines is a Nece…

Wine Trail Travele…   7:35 am Feb 13

 Workers hard at work at Jason’s Vineyard pruning e…

9 ways to save on pet care c…

Bargaineering   3:00 am Feb 13

Heather LarsonFebruary 13, 2016 Expenses for pampered pups and …

The Evolution of Alpha Achie…

Fulfilling the Pro…   6:39 am Feb 12

After a 30 year career as a computer programmer and manager in …

Wine Ways to Celebrate Valen…

Wine Trail Travele…   10:22 am Feb 11

Valentine’s Day Chocolate Fondue RecipeFor Valentine&#82…

Leveraging Differences to Be…

Fulfilling the Pro…   6:39 am Feb 11

Dear Parents and Guardians,A week ago I wrote to you about a r…

Company »


Information Sessions for Pot…

HCCA   4:46 pm Feb 11

Columbia Association (CA) will host two information sessions in Februar…

Super Bowl Commercials 2016:…

Blog – Advertisi…   11:31 am Feb 11

Super Bowl Sunday is considered the Big Game for football players and adv…

Creating a Competency Framew…

Optimize Your Work…   11:08 am Feb 11

Better management, employee retention, a more efficient workforce and ev…

Meet Diane Schwarz, VP/CIO o…

Durakis Executive …   10:54 am Feb 11

This month’s Core Connections Feature highlights Diane Schwarz, VP/CIO …

Why Use Competencies? Here a…

Optimize Your Work…   10:50 am Feb 11

For many organizations, the business value of the workforce can be diffi…

Arts »


Client wall design installat…

design for living   8:10 pm Aug 8

Tomorrow photographer Mary Gardella and I are installing the winning desi…

As the TV pilot turns, more …

design for living   10:57 am Jul 27

I enjoyed another day on the TV set yesterday. I love that this "set…

My first tv moment!

design for living   3:35 pm Jul 25

Where has the month gone? As July comes to an end, I have exciting news t…

And the winner is…

design for living   2:32 pm Jul 6

Thank you to everyone who voted in our second wall design challenge. The …

Design challenge #2 – vote t…

design for living   8:28 pm Jun 23

I’m excited to share my second "design challenge" collaboration…

Food »


Chocolate Cake Bonbons

Lunchinista   3 hours ago

I opened my fridge and spotted half dozen mini chocolate cupcakes, leftov…

Chocolate orange mini cheese…

Colonial Cravings   1:11 am Feb 12

A baked cheesecake is a lovely thing. Rich and creamy and dreamy and ind…

Strawberry Heart Cookie

The Unmanly Chef   12:15 am Feb 12

With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, some of you may feel the …

Luna Del Sea

The Unmanly Chef   7:01 am Feb 11

On a snowy Sunday I entered Luna Del Sea with a bit of skepticism. Usuall…

HoCoBlogs Party at Nalley Fr…

HoCoBlogs in the C…   3:19 pm Feb 10

A party for hoco bloggers and their readers! Some of you had great love …

Tech »


Mundane Items Table for 5th …

Run a Game   12:18 pm Feb 12

I’ve done this before, for Pathfinder, and now I’m doing it for 5th …

8 very good, free SEO tools

Buzzquake Marketing   12:13 pm Feb 12

I recently had an interesting conversation with one of our clients, …

What is a Data Quality Asses…

The Business Solut…   4:00 pm Feb 11

Having usable data is critical, and is indeed the ration…

Paragon Insights: Maximizing…

The Business Solut…   1:49 pm Feb 11

For the nearly two decades Paragon Solutions has been a …

Maryland Anti-ICEing Bill He…

Plug In Sites – …   9:40 pm Feb 10

Environment and Transportation CommitteeMaryland House Bill, HB-83…

News »


First Maryland Case of Zika …

Elkridge Patch   7:53 pm Feb 12

Maryland officials say resident who traveled to Central America is f…

Customs Officials Find Whale…

Elkridge Patch   6:05 pm Feb 12

An airline passenger from Iceland arrived at Baltimore Washington Ai…

Free McCafe’ Coffee for Grea…

Elkridge Patch   11:57 am Feb 12

McDonald’s is again saying “THANK YOU” with Teacher Tuesdays t…

After video, Foose announces…

Ellicott City – Ba…   9:00 am Feb 12

Two weeks after a video surfaced of a white Howard County high schoo…

Stay safe in the cold

Elkridge Patch   8:54 am Feb 12

Protect yourself during the weekend deep freeze. Here are some dang…