The Magic Drawing Board

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   6 HOURS AGO
Recently I received this email from our realtor:The owner of the property you just checked out on Facebook wants to know wh…

Follow the law, simple and straightforward

• DR. CHAO WU FOR BOE   5:17 PM ON SAT JUL 21 2018
I got the permission to post this letter from Stu Kohn, President of Howard County Citizen Association. As humble as an ord…

Paradoxical Primary

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   8:54 AM ON SAT JUL 21 2018
I’ve been mulling over the most recent episode of Elevate Maryland. It was essentially a “part two” episode analyzing…

Another Farewell

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   7:16 AM ON FRI JUL 20 2018
These are the words of Kate Magill:When you’re in person covering a school mtg & are also streaming a gov’t mtg b/c you…

One-Eight-Two

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   9:04 PM ON THU JUL 19 2018
Yes, 182 pounds of produce. In one day. This week’s Food Bank harvest set another record for our community gardens.
T…

STATEMENT FROM THE HOWARD COUNTY POLICE DEPART…

• HCCA   12:04 PM ON THU JUL 19 2018
STATEMENT FROM THE HOWARD COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT REGARDING A RECENT FACEBOOK POST
Recently, Howard County Police received…

Banging

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   7:17 AM ON THU JUL 19 2018
It started early yesterday morning. Banging, thumping. Our new neighbor must be having some kind of work done. I think when…

Primary Numbers Breakdown – Part 13 – 2018…

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   7:36 AM ON WED JUL 18 2018
This is part thirteen in this series of current and past election data and early predictions in local races…this article …

Forward Maryland Begins

• THE 53   7:36 AM ON WED JUL 18 2018
The first post is up on the new production.  It's a basic bit about who I am, what I've done and do, and the pur…

Parks and Privilege

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   7:12 AM ON WED JUL 18 2018
I’m pretty sure they have their hearts in the right place, but I’m going to put this in the category of things that mig…

Of Hot Buttons, Third Rails, and Dog Whistles

• THE 53   8:45 AM ON TUE JUL 17 2018
  The topic of today's post is the subject matter of this post from Spartan Considerations.  If you haven't re…

Bridges to Housing Stability’s Alliance Prog…

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   7:12 AM ON TUE JUL 17 2018
Note: Press release / guest post from Bridges to Housing Stability: Bridges to Housing Stability (“Bridges”) is hosting…

Staying Local

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   6:58 AM ON TUE JUL 17 2018
Yesterday’s feeling of foreboding upon awakening did not get one bit better as the day progressed.I’m putting in my two…

Check out the renovations at Merriweather Post…

• HOCOMDCC   3:42 PM ON MON JUL 16 2018
Merriweather Post Pavilion (MPP) in Columbia, MD is in the midst of a million renovation. If you haven’t visited …

Blackout

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   6:53 AM ON MON JUL 16 2018
Five thirty am.My iPad says I have internet and yet I can’t connect to anything except for Facebook. No Twitter. No Googl…

Repeal the Mobile Home Site Rental Tax

• HOCO COMMON SENSE   6:07 PM ON SUN JUL 15 2018
I was not aware that HoCo charges a mobile home site rental tax. In a county that has a policy to encourage affordable hous…

Imaginings

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   7:56 AM ON SUN JUL 15 2018
My teen daughter and I were driving home on Little Patuxent Parkway yesterday after the dance party at the Chrysalis. As we…

Photos – Howard County Democrats Unity Break…

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   6:24 AM ON SUN JUL 15 2018
Howard County Democrats had their Unity Breakfast on July 14th…and I got a special invite to attend and take photos (…

A Maryland Morning

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   6:32 AM ON SAT JUL 14 2018
I’ve got a gig at the Chrysalis to prepare for, so I’m sending you over to Mike Harley’s blog this morning for his ta…

Catastrophe al Fresco

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   8:10 AM ON FRI JUL 13 2018
Yesterday morning the air was pleasant and cool. I decided to go outside with my breakfast and summer reading and enjoy the…

CA Board Working Session Summary 2018-07-12

• DR. CHAO WU FOR BOE   10:39 PM ON THU JUL 12 2018
This is not an official meeting minutes. Open Space and Facility Services Update –many ongoing/completed projects. Di…

Howard County Police Unions Endorse Allan Kitt…

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   3:37 PM ON THU JUL 12 2018
As seen on Kittleman.com: Howard County Police Officers Association, Police Supervisors’ Alliance FOP, and Sheriff’s FO…

Primary Numbers Breakdown – Part 12 – 2018…

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   12:41 PM ON THU JUL 12 2018
I have been waiting for the recount to be completed in order to write this report…so here we go…part twelve in …

Getting Salty in Columbia

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   6:46 AM ON THU JUL 12 2018
Big news, HoCo:(From an article in Baltimore Business Journal, “Utz leases Columbia warehouse space to distribute it…

Liz Walsh Wins Recount In Howard County Counci…

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   5:04 AM ON THU JUL 12 2018
The recount we had been waiting for happened yesterday and Liz Walsh is now officially the Democrat candidate for Howard Co…

The Magic Window

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   8:45 AM ON WED JUL 11 2018
I overslept and missed the ”magic window” this morning. Now, the truth is that I am on summer break and there should be…

Pool Parties and Other Summer Fun For Youth an…

• HCCA   9:29 AM ON TUE JUL 10 2018
Don’t miss Columbia Association’s Teen and Middle School advisory committees’ coolest summer event yet …

Harper’sFarm Overpass Repairs

• HCCA   9:22 AM ON TUE JUL 10 2018
Extensive repair work is scheduled to begin at Harper’s Farm Rd overpass on the week of July 16th 2018. This project…

Needs and Wants

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   6:42 AM ON TUE JUL 10 2018
Do you shop at Wegman’s in Columbia?I do. Well, actually, Instacart brings my orders to me most of the time these days.Do…

Every Vote Counts. Yes

• DR. CHAO WU FOR BOE   10:07 PM ON MON JUL 9 2018
I did not think of “every vote counts” very much before. Now it comes to us so closely. There are three importa…