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Howard school board postpones budget approval

The Howard County Board of Education has postponed adoption of the fiscal 21 Operating and Capital Budget and fiscal 22-26 Capital Improvement Program, previously...

Businesses struggle with gradual reopening

Stage One of Governor Larry Hogan’s Roadmap to Recovery took effect on May 15, moving Maryland residents from a Stay at Home order to...

Budget amendments could rescind recordation tax hike

Ahead of a looming budget vote, three Howard County Councilmembers filed legislative amendments that would trim more than $90 million from the capital budget...

AAEDC offers small business protection grants

Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman announced the Small Business Customer and Employee Protection Grant Program, which is designed to assist local businesses purchase...

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,...

U.S. Chamber releases guide on PPP loan forgiveness 

Under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) created by the CARES Act, loans may be forgiven if borrowers use the proceeds to maintain their payrolls...

Howard Council passes Rental Protection Act

The Howard County Council passed Howard County's Rental Protection & Stability Act (CB-33) as amended, prohibiting an increase of commercial and residential rent during the State...

HCEDA aims to reduce unemployment

Howard County saw an additional 2,206 residents file for unemployment insurance or pandemic unemployment assistance. This brings the total unemployment claims since March 7...

ICE asked COVID-19 plans

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (Both D-Md.) are calling on the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to answer critical questions...

HCPSS students, teachers named Presidential Scholars

Atholton High School senior Bill Tong and Centennial High School senior Nadine Meister have been named as U.S. Presidential Scholars by the U.S. Department...

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