Republican Gov. Larry Hogan on Tuesday enthusiastically signed more than 200 bills passed by the Democratic-led legislature, including major initiatives to enhance education funding and help victims of sexual harassment or assault.
Bessie Bordenave’s mission is to preserve the memory of Harriet Tubman High School, the county’s last all black school before desegregation. Bordenave, an alumna of the school, is also president of the Harriet Tubman Foundation, which hopes to turn the building into a cultural community center.
A state audit of the Howard County schools system found limited financial controls led to the approval of millions of dollars in salaries, mileage expenses and construction projects without proper approval or procurement.
In April, Washington's 9:30 Club -- one of the most celebrated music venues in the country -- will bring its take on a modern music variety show to public television for "Live at 9:30," the venue announced in a release.
As the Howard County Delegation prepares for a vote next week, members are working to understand the implications of a bill sponsored by state Del. Warren Miller that would place additional public information restrictions on the county's school system.
Concert venues are about the live music experience, but then again, they're not. We were reminded of this on Monday when 9:30 Club spokeswoman Audrey Fix Schaefer confirmed the Washington venue's manager and "face of the Club" Josh Burdette had died over the Labor Day weekend. He was 36.