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Laurel to get American Rescue Plan Act Funds

The City of Laurel is anticipating a $21.4 million allocation from the U.S. Treasury as part of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). The first installment of...

Ball reopens Howard County government buildings to public

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced August 2 that Howard County Government buildings have fully reopened to the public. Face coverings should be worn...

Pittman announces new vaccine policy, reimplements mask requirement in Anne Arundel

Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman announced that effective Monday, Sept. 13, county employees who are not vaccinated will be required to provide a...

Howard County secures land for elementary school in Turf Valley

Howard County has announced the acquisition of land for the future elementary school site in the Turf Valley development. This acquisition creates sorely needed school capacity in the...

Maryland libraries work with publishers to set ‘reasonable terms’

The Public Libraries – Electronic Literary Product Licenses – Access Law (HB518/SB432) will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2022 and is designed to help...

Comptroller Franchot announces Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week, Aug. 8-14

Comptroller Peter Franchot has announced that Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week returns Aug. 8-14 with significant savings for consumers, scholarship opportunities for college and trade...

Howard County breaks ground for solar power

The first of 11 solar projects that will comprise Howard County’s Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) has been unveiled at Triple Creek Farm, in West Friendship. The...

Pittman appoints Asha Smith Equal Opportunity and Human Relations officer

Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman has announced the hiring of Asha Smith as the county’s new equal opportunity and human relations officer. Smith is...

Steps to narrow racial contracting gap

The Biden-Harris Administration is taking new steps toward narrowing the racial wealth gap and reinvesting in struggling communities by expanding access to a key...

CNBC praises Governor Larry Hogan for improving Maryland’s business climate 

According to CNBC, thanks to Gov. Larry Hogan’s “forward thinking” and results-oriented leadership, Maryland ranks as 2021’s most improved state for business. From 2019, Maryland has moved...

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