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HCC appoints Dr. Daria Willis as fifth president

Dr. Daria Willis was appointed the new president of Howard Community College (HCC). The HCC Board of Trustees made the announcement Nov. 4. Dr. Willis, HCC’s...

Dive Bar & Grille grand opening

Located in the Carding building, the bistro occupies three newly-renovated levels inside, as well as a riverside deck and a patio on the courtyard...

APL opens newest research facility

The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), of Laurel, has formally opened one of its newest state-of-the-art research facilities. Dignitaries received a tour of the...

State opens Koreatown in Ellicott City

Gov. Larry Hogan officially opened the state of Maryland’s Koreatown in Ellicott City, one of the few such establishments in the United States. Hogan...
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Howard seeking $75M for flood plan

Howard County has applied for vital Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to finance the...

HCPSS board approves fiscal ‘23 capital budget request

The Howard County Board of Education approved its Capital Budget Request for the July 1, 2022-June 30, 2023 fiscal year (fiscal 2023) and Priority...

Inner Arbor Trust addresses Merriweather, Chrysalis incident

Nina Basu, president and CEO of the Inner Arbor Trust, addressed the incident from the afternoon of Saturday, Sept. 18 ― which concerned a...

Howard County first Maryland jurisdiction with 80 percent of eligible residents fully vaccinated

Howard County announced that 80 percent of eligible Howard County residents are fully vaccinated according to the Maryland Department of Health (MDH), becoming the first county...

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball hosts roundtable with Bioenergy Devco

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball, the Howard County Economic Development Authority (HCEDA) and Bioenergy Devco (BDC) recently hosted more than 30 government and industry...

Community Foundation of Howard County awards grants

The Community Foundation of Howard County, which raises, manages and distributes funds to support Howard County nonprofits, awarded a total of $201,000 in community...

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