A Good Story

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   1 HOUR AGO
Meanwhile, back at the portapotties…A longtime reader passed along this Columbia Urban Legend which was just too much fun…

The Howard County Republican Central Committee…

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   3 HOURS AGO
In what can only be described as a bad week for websites…The Howard County Republican Central Committee website is offlin…

​HCPD brand NEW Youth Advisory Council is lo…

• DR. CHAO WU   7:42 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
HCPD’s brand NEW Youth Advisory Council is looking for members! This new council is designed to provide youth with a …

Tuesday 9:00 a.m. Lake Kittamaqundi Walk

• EVENTS – COLUMBIA DOGS-ON-THE-GO   5:45 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
Columbia Dogs-on-the-Go Tuesday at 9:00 will be 68 degrees!  Yay, cool weather :D  Join us for a jaunt around the…

Baked In

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   7:00 AM ON MON JUN 26 2017
The thread begins like this:So today white nationalists disrupted a racial justice training that I was facilitating.The wri…

Hiruy Hadgu Running For County Council – Dis…

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   5:41 AM ON MON JUN 26 2017
Looks like we have a third candidate running for Howard County County Council in District 3 – Hiruy Hadgu. I came ac…

Howard County Government Website Is Offline …

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   8:19 PM ON SUN JUN 25 2017
Here is something you don’t see everyday…the Howard County Government website was hacked and is down today. The…

Not Red Vs. Blue— Black Vs. White

• THE 53   5:36 PM ON SUN JUN 25 2017
Hey Kids!  Let's to a quick rundown of the political landscape right now, shall we?  Where are our political parties…

Birthday Bingo

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   7:14 AM ON SUN JUN 25 2017
It was an occasion I just could not miss. The actual 50th Birthday of Columbia, the People Tree, and celebrating the  …

How to find HCPSS school polygon map number

• DR. CHAO WU   5:53 PM ON SAT JUN 24 2017
https://schoollocator.hcpss.org/SchoolLocator/ please search in the above link….

Behind Bars

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   8:44 AM ON SAT JUN 24 2017
Spotted on my walk around the Lake:”Bathrooms Behind Bars”Sounds rather ominous.What’s the story with the Lakefront portapo…

Does Columbia still believe in Affordable Hous…

• HOCOMDCC   9:06 PM ON FRI JUN 23 2017
The Department of Housing and Urban Development states that housing is affordable if it costs no more than 30% of family in…

A Bit of Sun

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   7:59 AM ON FRI JUN 23 2017
Take (approximately) two minutes to accompany me on my first walk around Lake Kittamaqundi.A bit of sunshine for your rainy…

Con Job

• THE 53   7:38 PM ON THU JUN 22 2017
People who know me well know I'm a big geek.  In that I love science fiction and comic books, as well as sci-fi and c…

2018 Maryland Political Candidate Website Revi…

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   8:43 AM ON THU JUN 22 2017
One of the items I am going to add to the 2018 Technology Outreach Scorecards is a review of candidates websites. I plan to…

Overload

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   8:43 AM ON THU JUN 22 2017
There are times that I lament that I have nothing to write about. Right now is not one of those times. Today I could be wri…

Coming Out Of The Chrysalis

• THE 53   9:32 PM ON WED JUN 21 2017
I attended the Columbia Orchestra's pops performance tonight at the Chrysalis Amphitheatre in Symphony Woods.  It was…

Pathway Paving

• HCCA   1:25 PM ON WED JUN 21 2017
Please see map below showing a section of pathway in Harper’s Choice that will be paved. The project will begin at th…

Internet & Email Down At Kahler Hall

• HCCA   9:34 AM ON WED JUN 21 2017
Currently Harper’s Choice Community Association & Kahler Hall are experiencing a loss of both our internet and em…

Music in the Woods

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   7:47 AM ON WED JUN 21 2017
Tonight, from seven to nine, there will be music in the woods–Symphony Woods. The Columbia Orchestra will be presenting a …

Rushern Baker Running for Governor in 2018

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   7:31 AM ON WED JUN 21 2017
I guess is it official now, Rushern Baker (Prince George’s County Executive) is running for Governor. The photo above…

Handel wins in Georgia and Parnell wins in Sou…

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   6:31 AM ON WED JUN 21 2017
Election results from last night proved two things, all elections are local and the anti-Trump sentiment alone will not win…

Proposed 2018 HCPSS redistricting

• DR. CHAO WU   11:03 PM ON TUE JUN 20 2017
The document is located at http://www.boarddocs.com/mabe/hcpssmd/Board.nsf/files/ANCP4L5B26BB/$file/06%2022%201027%20Presen…

Too Old?

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   7:19 AM ON TUE JUN 20 2017
I started my day today by reading an article about the Mall by Andrew Michaels. If you’ve been wondering what’s going on in…

Brush With (Former) Greatness (???)

• THE 53   7:53 PM ON MON JUN 19 2017
As if there was any doubt that I don't need to go looking for trouble, trouble finds me– this!  Submitted for your a…

Howard County Republican Club Picnic – June …

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   10:00 AM ON MON JUN 19 2017
The Howard County Republican Club will hold their annual picnic later this week. Here are some details: Date: June 23rd Tim…

Let Them Eat Cake

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   8:05 AM ON MON JUN 19 2017
(Photo from County Executive’s Facebook page)Were you there on Saturday night for the 50th Birthday cake-cutting? I had pla…

Dad’s Day

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   8:04 PM ON SUN JUN 18 2017
Did your dad love to cook? Mine did. So did my husband’s dad.
We miss our dads. Years have gone by since we lost them…

Someone Else’s Dad

• VILLAGE GREEN/TOWN²   7:33 AM ON SUN JUN 18 2017
Let’s not talk about my father today. Let’s talk about somebody else’s father.Philando Castile should be alive today and ce…

Networking and Fundraiser for Councilman Jon W…

• SCOTT E’S BLOG   6:51 AM ON SAT JUN 17 2017
You just have to love campaign season…so many events to attend! Jon Weinstein (Howard County Council – District…