Columbia Talk

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   6:18 AM ON FRI MAR 24 2017
This is happening tonight. Be there!http://www.hcconservancy.org/event/an-evening-of-columbia-storytelling-sharing-stories-…

CA board meeting summary 2017-3-23

• DR. CHAO WU   9:48 PM ON THU MAR 23 2017
Resident speakout Ms. Jing Tian, president of Howard Badminton Club, requested for some Adult Court time at Columbia Gym. D…

A Birthday Request

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   5:47 AM ON THU MAR 23 2017
Update: Forest Ridge Community Center Fundraiser – Here is how to donate: You can come by tonight and attend or leave …

Denouncement of White Nationalist Poster in UMD

• DR. CHAO WU   10:29 PM ON WED MAR 22 2017
The accident happens unfortunately at UMD where I spent and enjoyed much time there. See the link and picture: http://www.d…

Hike the McKeldin Area of the Patapsco – 4 miles

• EVENTS – COLUMBIA DOGS-ON-THE-GO   5:32 PM ON WED MAR 22 2017
Columbia Dogs-on-the-Go Please allow Extra Time to find this location (see directions below.)  It is in Carr…

A Reason to Fear

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   5:37 AM ON WED MAR 22 2017
I’ve been sitting on this piece because it felt too difficult, but when I read this post yesterday from a former colle…

Fifty is Nifty

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   7:44 PM ON TUE MAR 21 2017
If you are a city, that is. Even though people think that 50 years is a long time, it certainly isn’t when it comes t…

Names and Relationships

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   6:23 AM ON TUE MAR 21 2017
You may already have seen this, but I was struck over the weekend by this post about Open Space by Ian Kennedy.The Battle f…

Maryland House kills redistricting plan

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   6:15 AM ON TUE MAR 21 2017
From Larry Hogan’s Facebook Page on March 20th: Today, certain members of the legislature voted to kill nonpartisan r…

Update for 199 feet Grace Cell Tower

• DR. CHAO WU   10:30 PM ON MON MAR 20 2017
Tonight, we had representatives from Grace Company, Calvert Crossland and Cheaspeake Realty Partners(they are going to buil…

Long Reach: Village Center of Nostalgia

• COLUMBIA AND HOWARD COUNTY MARYLAND’S …   9:33 PM ON MON MAR 20 2017
For the past 10 years, I have been grasping at straws and looking for every possible way to save Long Reach Village Center….

Public Meeting Howard County Capital Projects:…

• HCCA   3:12 PM ON MON MAR 20 2017
Howard County Councilperson Mary Kay Sigaty and staff from Howard County’s Department of Public Works (DPW), Department o…

Columbia at 50 – Baltimore Sun Article

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   6:49 AM ON MON MAR 20 2017
Columbia has turned 50. There was the celebration of that on the 19th out at the Columbia Mall (many social media posts abo…

APFO 101 Makes Its Debut

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   6:16 AM ON MON MAR 20 2017
Add this to your calendar if you’d like to understand more about how Howard County ticks:”APFO 101″ at Savage Library 3/22/…

Columbia 50th birthday

• DR. CHAO WU   10:21 PM ON SUN MAR 19 2017
Today, we kicked off the 50th birthday celebration of Columbia. My whole family joined the event in the mall. I probably wi…

The gap and stereotype of Chinese Americans

• DR. CHAO WU   10:20 PM ON SUN MAR 19 2017
Frank H. Wu, law professor of UC Hastings and chair of Committee 100. After reading his article, I feel a little uneasy.  …

A Downtown Day

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   8:26 AM ON SUN MAR 19 2017
I seem to mention a lot here that I rarely go downtown. Well yesterday was a Downtown day for me.I had my first real experi…

Creating the Chrysalis: Subfloor and related c…

• CIVILITY AND TRUTH   11:00 AM ON SAT MAR 18 2017

Rendering of the reinforced concrete integrated
foundation/basement system or “subfloor” to which the Chrysalis s…


More Than Words

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   8:01 AM ON SAT MAR 18 2017
I’m sharing this statement this morning in the hopes that it will be seen by more people. I agree that we need more than wo…

CANDIDATES’ NIGHT APRIL 18, 2017

• HCCA   11:02 AM ON FRI MAR 17 2017
There are four candidates running for three Board of Director vacancies; the terms of office are two years for all vacancie…

Essential

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   6:34 AM ON FRI MAR 17 2017
In light of news that the President intends to eliminate funding for the arts and slash funding for education, here’s a rem…

Kimco presentation on Columbia Village Centers

• DR. CHAO WU   11:24 PM ON THU MAR 16 2017
Attached please find the Kimco presentation on Columbia Village Centers.   2017 Kimco Columbia Village Presentation…

Telling Tales

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   7:01 PM ON THU MAR 16 2017
Storytellers. A couple of dozen of them. A dozen at each of two very special evenings here in Howard County.
Did you know C…

Searching For Spring Egg Hunt 2017

• HCCA   4:46 PM ON THU MAR 16 2017
The Annual Searching For Spring Egg Hunt, co-sponsored by the Villages of Columbia, will be held on Saturday, April 1 from …

A Moment in Time

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   6:32 AM ON THU MAR 16 2017
The year is 1962. The place is Belfast, Northern Ireland. The occasion  is the wedding of Sam McCready and Joan Carsla…

How we got those highway signs with mileage of…

• HOCOMDCC   10:54 PM ON WED MAR 15 2017
I-70 west, at I-695 in Woodlawn “Go West, Young Man” June 04, 2007|By Rob Hiaasen (Baltimore Sun) . . . ….

Safety First

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   7:08 AM ON WED MAR 15 2017
In case you were wondering about conditions this morning, here’s a PSA by a local student to bring you up to speed.https://…

HoCoSnow and Social Media

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   4:59 AM ON WED MAR 15 2017
I spend my early mornings watching a couple of local channels for my news (Fox 45 and WBAL 11) and they often ask for photo…

Spoilt for Choice

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   8:03 AM ON TUE MAR 14 2017
There’s a new Indian restaurant in Clarksville. It’s called Mint, and it occupies the location originally held by Pudgies P…

Howard County Snow Plow Tracker Feedback

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   6:25 AM ON TUE MAR 14 2017
So the BIG amount of snow expected did not happen last night. I live in Columbia and it looks like I got somewhere around 2…