Jordan Brown is a reporting intern for The Sun. Born and raised in Bowie, Jordan graduated from Morgan State University, where she served as editor-in-chief of the student-run news publication, The Spokesman. Last summer she was a breaking news intern at USA Today.
The program's latest $1.8 million purchase through the program and the Howard County Conservancy that will preserve a 62-acre easement sets Howard County on the right track as the only program solely dedicated to land conservation in Maryland.
Utility crews were still working Wednesday to restore power to thousands of people after heavy rains and winds barraged the region Monday evening, toppling utility poles, severing power lines and upending trees.
The 77th Howard County Fair kicks off Saturday at the West Friendship fairgrounds. Through Aug. 12, the county’s fair association has a variety of events planned, including contests, musical performances and ride specials.
Pauli Murray, a Baltimore native and the first Black woman to become an Episcopal priest in the United States, was one of five women selected to be honored on the reverse side of a U.S. quarter in 2024.