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  • Columbia's Daedalus Books to hold final sale this weekend

    Columbia's Daedalus Books to hold final sale this weekend

    Daedalus Books & Music will hold a final store-closing “garage sale” this weekend before shuttering its Columbia store for good. Wednesday was supposed to be the store’s final regular business day, plans that got preempted by the weather, according to the store’s Facebook page. The 9645 Gerwig...

  • Spring starts with snow in Howard County, plows and power crews in action

    Spring starts with snow in Howard County, plows and power crews in action

    Winter took one last stab at Howard County this morning and snow continues to blanket the region, with up to 8 inches expected throughout the day. Howard County public and private schools, Howard Community College, county libraries and county government all closed on Wednesday; curbside trash and...

  • Howard County schools to petition state for waiver after latest snow day

    Howard County schools to petition state for waiver after latest snow day

    The Howard County Public School System will petition the Maryland State Department of Education for a waiver after closing for its sixth snow day of the year on Wednesday. Snow fell Tuesday night into Wednesday morning in the Baltimore area, with 3 to 7 inches expected by the end of the day. The...

  • A night of stars for Howard County's Arts Council

    A night of stars for Howard County's Arts Council

    Local supporters of the arts are planning what to wear for the Howard County Arts Council’s 21st annual Celebration of the Arts on Saturday, March 24, from 6 to 10 p.m. at Howard Community College’s Horowitz Center. It’s an opportunity to dress up, meet and greet, watch performances and, yes, raise...

  • Howard County women who are leading in the age of #MeToo

    Howard County women who are leading in the age of #MeToo

    The white, one-room schoolhouse in Rockburn Branch Park may be historic, but it hasn’t always stood in the Elkridge park. Pfeiffer’s Corner Schoolhouse, which dates to the 1860s, was moved to its current home in 2003, 15 years after former Hammond Middle School teacher Pat Emard Greenwald helped...

  • Howard County earns top bond rating for 21st year

    Howard County earns top bond rating for 21st year

    Howard County earned a AAA bond rating this year from the country’s three credit-rating agencies, one of 43 counties nationwide to receive the top rating. The three agencies, Fitch Ratings, Moody’s Investor Services and Standard & Poor’s, annually rate local jurisdictions’ credit quality, an indication...

  • Despite high state ranking, some leaders say it's time to 'double down' on health in Howard County

    Despite high state ranking, some leaders say it's time to 'double down' on health in Howard County

    Howard County helped lead the pack for the fifth straight year as the second healthiest county in the state, according to an annual study by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Howard came in first the first three years of the survey from...

  • Spring is something to sing about at Columbia Pro Cantare

    Spring is something to sing about at Columbia Pro Cantare

    Columbia Pro Cantare is celebrating longer days and warmer weather with a concert titled “Sing Into Spring” on Sunday, March 18 at 4 p.m. at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Ellicott City. This Howard County-based choral group will be joined by harpist Jacqueline Pollauf, organist Donald Fries,...

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