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AAEDC campaigns to ‘Shop Safe, Shop Local’

The Anne Arundel Economic Development Corp. (AAEDC) launched its “Shop Safe. Shop Local. Shop ArundelBiz.” marketing campaign to highlight the importance of patronizing small...

Tipton Airport to receive $880,000 in federal funds

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, along with Congressmen Dutch Ruppersberger and John Sarbanes (all D-Md.) announced an award of $884,646 in federal...

Ball reports 2020 census progress 

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball highlighted Howard County’s 2020 Census response rate of 79.9%, which has surpassed the 2010 rate of 76.7%. The rate is 34th...

Ruppersberger proposes ‘Hero’ Pay for hospital workers

Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD) unveiled federal legislation providing “hero” pay to hospital workers on the frontlines of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Dr. Joseph...

Ball presents second round of rental assistance

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced a second round of HoCo RISE rental assistance funding, providing an additional $800,000 in CARES Act funds to...

Ball seeks input on General Plan

County Executive Calvin Ball is inviting the Howard County community to share ideas for the next General Plan Update, HoCo By Design.  Ball also...

State offers business intelligence tool

The state of Maryland's Procurement Forecast for fiscal 2021 is available on the Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs website. The...

Howard grants $60K to deter evictions

Howard County has announced $60,581 in CARES Act funding for Maryland Legal Aid (MLA) to assist residents facing eviction and other legal challenges exacerbated...

UMGC selects Regent Education for financial aid

The University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC) has selected Regent Education to support financial aid processing. UMGC, America's largest online public university, was founded more...

Howard gets tree planting grant from NFWF

Howard County's Office of Community Sustainability (OCS) and Department of Recreation & Parks (HCRP) have received a 2020 Innovative Nutrient & Sediment Reduction Grant...

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