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Q&A with Tonya Kennon– New library leader plans for the future

Nearly six months ago Tonya (pronounced TONE-ya) Kennon took leadership of the Howard County Library System (HCLS). Kennon joined HCLS following a long career...

Howard Executive Taps Lisa Myers As New County Police Chief

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball named Lisa Myers, a retired Howard County Police Department Captain, as the department’s new chief, effective Feb. 1. She...

Decoding Millennials

Millennials have spoken: they want food trucks and festivals; bars and restaurants that stay open late; adults-only nights with painting, skating and trivia. And...

Clyde’s Restaurant Group CEO Dies

John Laytham, co-owner and CEO of Clyde’s Restaurant Group ― which has operated a restaurant at the Columbia Lakefront since the mid-70s ― died...

REMAKING
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 COLUMBIA–Gregg Fitchitt at the helm for redevelopment

Parents of philosophy majors, take heart: a philosophy major not only got a job, he got the top job. Greg Fitchitt, the newly appointed Regional...

Q&A With Jamie Brown – Mother Nature Can’t Stop This Farm

While it makes sense to think fall would be the busiest season at a farm that grows pumpkins, turkeys and Christmas trees, but that’s...

Stewart to Run BWI Business Partnership

At its recent meeting breakfast meeting at the Hilton BWI Baltimore Airport, the BWI Business Partnership introduced Gina Stewart as its new executive director....

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...

Q&A with Mary Bello–CMC board chair plans for the future

Mary Bello, manager of physician relations at Anne Arundel Health System (AAHS) and the new board chair of the Central Maryland Chamber (CMC), has...

Walker named AAEDC’s CEO

Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman announced that former County Councilman Jerry Walker will be the new president and CEO of Anne Arundel County...

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