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Wilde Lake High teacher to test knowledge on 'Jeopardy' Friday

Wilde Lake High School biology teacher Brittany Franckowiak will test her knowledge on “Jeopardy” tonight at 7:30 p.m on WJLA-TV. The 29-year-old city of Laurel resident will face contestants Pat McNamee, a certified public accountant from McLean, Va., and Lisa Evans, an office manager from Easthampton,...

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  • As online options grow, Howard farmers markets continue to attract shoppers

    As online options grow, Howard farmers markets continue to attract shoppers

    Kate St. John sat alone at a table in the Wine Bin parking lot on a balmy Saturday afternoon, watching her boyfriend sing to wandering customers at the Ellicott City Farmers Market. Around her, families and friends went from vendor to vendor, soaking in the sun and live music. St. John, 35, has...

  • Progressives launch "listening campaign" in Howard County

    Progressives launch "listening campaign" in Howard County

    A liberal advocacy group spent a Saturday afternoon knocking on doors to get Howard County residents talking about politics. Together We Will, a group founded in reaction to Donald Trump's election as president, held a door-to-door "listening campaign" June 10 in Owen Brown to ask residents what...

  • Wilde Lake High teacher retires after 28-year teaching career

    Wilde Lake High teacher retires after 28-year teaching career

    As a Howard County educator for nearly three decades, Charlie Shoemaker, 58, says his passion for learning paved a way to connect with his students on a deeper level, particularly with those who needed some extra guidance. The Columbia resident spent 27 of his 28-year teaching career at Wilde Lake...

  • Scouts create book garden at Roger Carter

    Scouts create book garden at Roger Carter

    As the members of Girl Scout Junior Troop 142 gathered around their completed book garden June 9 at the Roger Carter Community Center, there were oohs and aahs as well as sounds of dismay and surprise. "There's a spider." "There's bird poop on it!" For the past year, 14 members of the troop worked...

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