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MEA awards $1M for Resilient Clean Energy projects

The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) has announced awardees of the first ever Resilient Maryland program. This highly-competitive pilot program was developed in fiscal 2020...

HCEDA to help reopen businesses

The Howard County Economic Development Authority (HCEDA) has added reopening guidance and resources to its online business portal at www.hceda.org/coronavirus/reopening. The portal includes Executive Orders...

HEICO acquires two local surveillance companies

Hollywood, Fla.-based HEICO Corp. announced that its Electronic Technologies Group acquired Transformational Security (TS), of Columbia; and Intelligent Devices (ID), of Owings Mills. The cash...

HoCo Farms directory launched

The Howard County Economic Development Authority and the Office of Sustainability launched an innovative new tool to connect residents with farms in the county....

Howard sues over restrictive census policy

Howard County is joining a New York lawsuit against President Trump and his administration for their July 21 census policy attempting to “exclude from...

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...

Ball pre-files agriculture preservation legislation

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball pre-filed legislation, co-sponsored by David Yungmann, District 5 Councilmember, amending the purchase price formula used to determine the price...

State-led audit kicks off at HCPSS 

Certified public accounting and business advisory firm SB & Company has begun a state-led audit of the Howard County Public School System (HCPSS). The...

Howard activates emergency operations for Tropical Storm Isaias

Howard County has activated Emergency Operations in preparation for Tropical Storm Isaias, which is expected to cause heavy rainfall and winds between 20-30 miles...

During pandemic uncertainty, ‘business leaders need to lead’

In the face of rapidly-changing pandemic response and prevention efforts, business leaders are having to shift to remote operations, cut workers’ hours, or put...

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