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HCGH accepting COVID-19 response donations

Howard Hospital Foundation is accepting donations to support their COVID-19 Response initiative. Howard County General Hospital (HCGH) has raised nearly $150,000, including in-kind food donations...

HCEDA offers survey for support, resources during Coronovirus outbreak

The Howard County Economic Development Authority (HCEDA) is committed to keeping the business community informed on support and resources available to companies affected by...

Senate task force secures $377B for small businesses

U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), ranking member of the Senate Small Business Committee and a senior member of the Senate Finance Committee, issued a...

PPE manufacturers to get $1.6M in grants

Gov. Larry Hogan announced that Maryland has awarded more than $1.6 million in a first round of grants to 20 Maryland companies for pivoting...

Startup Soiree offers forum for small businesses

With the number of Coronavirus beginning to multiply exponentially, Baltimore-based Startup Soiree is offering the small business community a portal to obtain information on...

Preakness postponed, InfieldFest cancelled

The Stronach Group announced that the 2020 Preakness has been postponed and Infestfield 2020 cancelled. “The Stronach Group and the Maryland Jockey Club are continuing...

Casino revenues drop significantly

With Maryland’s six casinos closed since mid-March due to the COVID-19 virus, total gaming revenues are down by nearly $372.5 million compared to last...

Retail sector embraces reopening news

Executives in the retail and restaurant industries were excited to hear the reopening news and are busy preparing to make it a success. “The Mall...

SBA expands eligibility for Economic Injury Disaster loans

In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, small business owners can apply for an Economic Injury Disaster Loan advance of up to $10,000. This...

Howard County COVID-19 restrictions eased

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball issued an executive order on May 26 further relaxing COVID-19 restrictions within the county. Effective at 7 a.m. May 29,...

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