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Howard Hughes and Blossoms of Hope beautify Columbia

The Howard Hughes Corporation and Blossoms of Hope are joining forces once again to plant 100 pink-blossoming trees – 84 Kwansan Cherry and 16...

Hogan provides $10M to community colleges

Larry Hogan announced $10 million in grant awards for Maryland’s 16 community colleges to expand education opportunities and workforce development programs during the COVID-19...

Researchers aim to improve breast cancer detection

Researchers at The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), in Laurel, are collaborating with radiologists from Johns Hopkins Medicine (JHM) to develop an upstream...

Community colleges adapt to enrollment changes

Local community colleges reported a jump in summer enrollment, even amid challenges caused by COVID-19. College presidents expressed appreciation for both staff and students...

Casinos generate $149.5 million in August

As Maryland’s six casinos continued operating at 50 percent capacity due to COVID-19, they generated $149,549,000 in gaming revenue during August, their second full...

Dick’s Happy Birthday Story

Dick Story knew something was in the air when, several days before his recent 75th birthday, when he found 15 birthday card greetings in...

McClarty optimistic about jobs numbers

Howard County Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Leonardo McClarty said the numbers in the federal government's latest jobs report are both "favorable and...

Nadiv appointed to BWI Business Partnership

The BWI Business Partnership welcomed Ronny R. Nadiv as its new Director of Strategic Initiatives, effective Aug. 24. Nadiv recently was the director of...

APL ranks high in ‘Best Workplaces for Innovators’

The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory secured the No. 3 spot on Fast Company’s 2020 Best Workplaces for Innovators list – marking the second consecutive year...

Business Women’s Network joins with Howard Chamber

The Business Women’s Network of Howard County (BWN) has recently formalized a bilateral affiliate agreement with the Howard County Chamber. The affiliate program allows for...

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