HOWARD MAGAZINE

Successful Women: Carol Lombardo Weil

Owner, The Decorating Therapist, Columbia

FEATURES

Successful Women: Margaret Kim

Co-founder, President and COO, AllCare of Maryland Urgent Care Centers and MediSpa, Columbia and Ellicott City

Inspiring Women: Monique Washington-Jones

When Monique Washington-Jones was growing up near Richmond, Va., in the small town of Charles City, she and her younger sister took karate...

Inspiring Women: Dr. Maria Trent

Maria Trent lived in the Columbia neighborhood of Running Brook during the early 1970s while her dad worked on a doctorate at the University...

Inspiring Women: Kavita Shukla

When Kavita Shukla was 8, she designed a cage cleaner for her pet rabbit, Monet. Removing the cage’s tray to empty bunny pellets and...

Inspiring Women: Andrea Gielen

Talk about pressure!

Vintage City USA

The closing of Taylor’s Antique Mall, a sprawling Ellicott City icon, doesn’t mean that Main Street shoppers no longer love...

Taste of Tuscany at Columbia Mall

Step into the Secolari shop at The Mall in Columbia, and you’ll feel as though you’re in a Tuscan farmhouse rather than a...

1 in 8: Anne Waller strives to break the silence on perinatal mood disorders

There’s a catchy tune called “When Mama Ain’t Happy (Ain’t Nobody Happy).”

Mrs. Maryland Zereana Jess-Huff on surviving cancer, promoting women's health and striking a work-life balance

Columbia resident Zereana Jess-Huff was crowned Mrs. Maryland America 2014 in October. For the 34-year-old wife, mother, philanthropist...

Alternative wellness for kids

For four years, Kristin Duda says her son, Owen, was the healthiest sick kid around.

HIGHLIGHTS

Howard County dining: The Ale House

Unless you’ve been held hostage in a Loire Valley vineyard for the past several years, you’re aware that beer...

Howard County Pets: The Debarking Controversy

Q: What does it mean to have a dog “debarked,” and is this inhumane?

Tea Time at Savage Mill

With whiskey barrel chairs, rows of colored glass bottles and mismatched antique teacups reminiscent of a Mad Hatter tea party, Twisted...

Wedding gowns get a second waltz down the aisle thanks to new Savage Mill boutique

Since it opened at Savage Mill three years ago, Jeannette Kendall’s charity resale boutique has received a vast assortment of...

Howard County dining: Curry & Kabob

Curry & Kabob opened its doors last March in what might be among the worst cases of bad timing in Howard County history. It’s...

Howard County pets: What pets are best for seniors?

Q: My recently widowed grandmother is interested in getting a pet to keep her company. What pet might be a good fit for a senior?

Wheel Adventure: Caddy's cool comeback

It may be time for the reigning champ of the small sports sedan category to step aside. BMW’s stellar 3 series has owned the niche for...

Sweet escape: A wine and chocolate getaway

If Valentine’s Day or a pretty, clear-skies day inspire you to think about a back-roads weekend day trip with your favorite road...

Wine to go at AIDA Bistro

Most beer aficionados are familiar with growlers -- the refillable beer-to-go containers that started sprouting up last year at local bars...

Chalk Paint 101

Anne Marie Kellner signed up for a painting class in Ellicott City thinking she would wind up creating a piece of art to hang on her wall....