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Howard County Seeks Health Board Members

Howard County Executive is seeking three consumers and two family members to serve on the county’s Local Behavioral Health Authority Board. Comprised of 28...

3 Million feet of development–Wellness District taking shape in Columbia

The demolition of the American City building, Columbia’s historic first low-rise commercial space, signals the redevelopment momentum spreading through the Lakefront District. While much of...

Demand rising for senior housing- New sites needed for growing population

“There’s not enough senior housing in Howard County,” said Kelly Cimino, director of the Howard County Department of Housing and Community Development. One solution may...

20 YEARS OF DOING GOOD–Horizon Foundation advocates for positive change

When the Horizon Foundation began in 1998, Dick McCauley remembers the somewhat stunning feeling of starting with a blank slate. As the foundation’s first board...

Howard Hospital Foundation names Jennifer Smith vice president

Howard Hospital Foundation, which provides philanthropic support to Howard County General Hospital, promoted Jennifer Smith to vice president of development. Smith brings more than...

Schuh Signs Mental Health Legislation

Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh recently signed legislation to expand mental health services for residents. The $470,000 annual effort will fund two new Mental...

Howard announces $1M grant to expand opioid crisis services

The Howard County Health Department has received a State Opioid Response Grant in the amount of $1,094,655 from the Maryland Department of Health to...

The return of hemp

Farmers fill fields with CBD for health Farmers in Maryland are once again growing hemp, a crop outlawed for decades in the United States because...

AAMC Named Among Baltimore Metro Area Top Workplaces

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) has been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces honor by The Baltimore Sun Media Group. The list is based solely...

Anne Arundel releases health assessment

The 2018 Anne Arundel County Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) has been released. The comprehensive, data-driven report, which identifies the health needs of the...

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