Winner: Highland Groomery
Honorable mention
Club Pooche
The Dog Wash


Winner: Ken Griffin Plumbing & Heating
Honorable mention
Joseph Heil Co.
Len The Plumber

Police officer

Winner: Christopher Cromwell
Honorable mention
Derek Johnson
Steve Willingham
Michael Johnson


Submit a Letter to the Editor for the Laurel Leader, Columbia Flier and Howard County Times

Winner: Marcia Leonard, Hammond High School
Honorable mention
Frank Eastham, Oakland Mills High School
Pat Saunderson, Reservoir High School
Rick Wilson, Folly Quarter Middle School
Scott Ruehl, Mt. Hebron High School


Winner: Pro-Built Construction
Honorable mention
Ken Griffin Plumbing & Heating
Cossentino and Sons

Place to buy seafood

Winner: Frank’s Seafood Wholesale Market
Honorable mention
Today’s Catch
Sea King

Place for shoe repair

Winner: King’s Cobbler
Honorable mention
Renew Instant Shoe Repair
Vance Shoe Repair

Place to rent for special occasions

Winner: (tie) Historic Oakland and Ten Oaks Ballroom
Honorable mention
The Great Room at Savage Mill
The Other Barn in Oakland Mills
Turf Valley Resort and Conference Center

Place to buy spirits and/or beer

Winner: Perfect Pour
Honorable mention
Jason’s Wine & Spirits
Decanter Fine Wine
Pine Orchard Liquors

Travel agent

Winner: Destinations Inc.
Honorable mention
Frosch Travel

Urgent care center

Winner: Patient First
Honorable mention
Righttime Medical Care
AllCare of Maryland
KinderMender Walk-in Pediatric Clinic

Veterinary practice

Winner: Cat and Dog Hospital of Columbia
Honorable mention
Countryside Veterinary Clinic
Dunloggin Veterinary Hospital
VCA Lewis Animal Hospital

Place to buy wine

Winner: Perfect Pour
Honorable mention
Decanter Fine Wines
Wine Bin
Pine Orchard Liquors