| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:02 AM
Clyde's of Columbia, located on the downtown lakefront since 1975, announced plans Tuesday to close for a $4 million renovation project that also will shutter its sister restaurant Tomato Palace for six to eight weeks beginning in January.
| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:28 PM
Forty years after Frank Gehry completed a series of buildings in the fledgling "new town" of Columbia, the current master developer wants him to come back and design more.
The Dallas-based Howard Hughes Corp., which in 2010 took over as lead developer of...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 3:37 AM
The Columbia Association will explore entering into a joint agreement with Howard Hughes Corp. and the Howard County government, which could result in the creation of master redevelopment plan for the Symphony Woods/Merriweather Post Pavilion...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:27 AM
The Columbia Association will explore entering into a trust with Howard Hughes Corp. and the Howard County government, which would result in a more coordinated master redevelopment of the Symphony Woods and Merriweather Post Pavilion neighborhoods.
| Mar 13, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Michael McCall's first impression of Jim Rouse dates back to the 1981, when, on a trip to Baltimore as a young developer, he picked up a copy of Time magazine with the iconic Columbia founder on the cover.
A year later, after many phone calls and even...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 9:26 AM
The Bazaar of the Churches will be held on Nov. 17 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lisbon Fire Hall. The participating churches include Lisbon United Methodist, Shepherd of the Glen Lutheran and St. Paul's Episcopal.
Items that will be available to purchase...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:37 AM
The Columbia Association staff has recommended putting Symphony Woods Park redevelopment plans on hold until Howard Hughes Corp.'s plans for redeveloping Merriweather Post Pavilion are clearer.
In a presentation to the CA board last week, CA Landscape...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 2:37 PM
One month ago, we expressed delight with recent developments in the plan to revamp Symphony Woods Park, downtown Columbia's last major green space and a linchpin in the larger downtown redevelopment. Now, it looks like the changes, discussed for years and...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 3:13 PM
Enterprise Community Partners, a Columbia-based organization that helps people around the country find affordable housing, is itself getting a new home but staying in Columbia.
After considering numerous locations, the nonprofit founded by James and...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 6:22 AM
Construction of the first segment of a multiuse pathway that will connect Howard County General Hospital to Blandair Park is expected to begin early next year.
Howard Hughes Corp. is required to build the path as a part of the downtown Columbia...
| May 5, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Saturday is the day Fifi looks forward to every year.
Fifi is the American Visionary Art Museum's giant pink poodle-with-wheels, who once a year ventures outside to take part in what is clearly Baltimore's funkiest annual event, the Kinetic Sculpture...
| May 30, 2011
| 5:17 PM
Howard County boasts a distinct and thriving collection of communities, old and new, stable and growing.
In Columbia, one-third of the land is designated as open space. Woods, parkland, playgrounds and other public spaces are required by covenant to...