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Shine and Get Solar

Live Green Howard   11:01 am Sep 16

Earlier this summer, Howard County completed a 217 kW DC Solar PV system ...

Friends host event at Miller...

HoCo Connect   5:02 am Sep 16

          I have blogged frequently on the amazing li...

Positively Howard County! a...

The 53   10:14 pm Sep 15

For those of you who are still trying to figure out who to vote for in th...

Welcome, new bloggers

HoCoBlogs in the C...   12:33 pm Sep 15

Welcome, new bloggers. September is back to school time, where learning i...

Tale of two cities

HoCo Connect   4:52 am Sep 15

         No I am not referring to the old blog that D...

Unity rally TODAY TODAY TODA...

From the Scratch P...   1:30 am Sep 15

So that whole Confederate Flag incident at the Glenelg High School last week?...

HoCoBlogs’ #HoCoCivil Part...

HoCoBlogs in the C...   4:24 pm Sep 12

Join us! As Howard County’s Library System gears up for its annual ...

Social capital for local bus...

HoCoBlogs in the C...   2:47 pm Sep 10

Thank you, one and all, for your generosity of time, spirit, intelligence...

HoCo Life 04: Art & Food

HoCo Life Podcast   1:57 pm Sep 10

http://traffic.libsyn.com/hocolife/HoCo_Life_Ep_04_-_Art__Food.m4a This ...

Adventures in online education

Frank Hecker   8:00 am Sep 9

The last three months or so I’ve been in school (which is why I haven...

MM's Peerless Pigskin Progno...

The 53   6:37 am Sep 7

Yes, I know the NFL regular season started Thursday night, and while I fi...

Personal »


Back To School Night

Away From The Thin...   5 hours ago

Tonight was Back To School Night at daughter Melody's school, and I finally go...

Tidbit Tuesday Again

AnnieRie Unplugged   7 hours ago

Lots of random small talk today. How about housekeeping? As in cleaning out t...

Five Revolutionary Blogging ...

Hudson and Emily   4:07 pm Sep 16

Last weekend, Hudson and I had the exciting opportunity to speak at the SITS G...

Let's Get Busy with author M...

The Busy Librarian   6:00 am Sep 16

Mac Barnett (@MacBarnett), author of Telephone (@ChronicleKids) and other best...

Grandparent visit

thesellers.net   6:00 am Sep 16

G’Mom and Grampa came into town to celebrate Leah’s birthday. And since Fr...

DIY Cat Rescue

How To Live With C...   1:39 am Sep 16

This is a story about a cat who's no longer wanted. His name is Santee. His...

Mix It Up! by Herve Tullet (...

The Busy Librarian   10:41 pm Sep 15

From Herve Tullet, the creator of Press Here, comes a picture book about mixin...

Sax and Violence

Away From The Thin...   9:23 pm Sep 15

I began playing the alto saxophone during my senior year in high school after ...

Rice on Rice….and grace

GreenFloss   7:32 pm Sep 15

I have watched with sadness the whole debacle of the shocking scene captured i...

A Story

BonneVivanteLife   9:27 am Sep 15

A story, if you will: When a friend was a young child, she was the one out of...

Captain America Date Night

Hudson and Emily   8:30 am Sep 15

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. Al...

Politics »


Stars + Bars = Gun

The 53   6 hours ago

I have yet to opine upon the controversy that came up last week and this ...

Allan Kittleman’s Town Hal...

Allan Kittleman fo...   11:51 am Sep 16

Allan Kittleman hosted his second Columbia town hall meeting on...

Building A Model Community f...

Courtney Watson fo...   5:32 pm Sep 15

Senior advocates and advisorsToday, as your Democratic nominee...

Former Howard County Executi...

Allan Kittleman fo...   9:22 am Sep 15

See what Chuck Ecker, former Howard County Executive, Superinte...

Ball and Fox for County Coun...

The 53   8:17 pm Sep 14

Earlier in this election season, I offered my endorsement in Council Dist...

Faith »


Someone Sees and Now We All ...

Taste of Torah   10:20 pm Sep 13

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When The Glamour Fades… Di...

Kingdom Seeking   12:04 am Sep 11

I’ve been preaching through the Gospel of Mark, which is probably my favorite...

A Summer of Bad News / Parsh...

Taste of Torah   11:55 am Sep 9

The news is causing us stress. Accordingly to a survey conducted jointly by the Har...

What Question Are We Asking?

Kingdom Seeking   12:01 am Sep 9

Reading the Bible is a good thing. But how we read the Bible may or may not be such...

Ministry Leadership: Blood, ...

Kingdom Seeking   12:01 am Sep 8

You’ve heard it said that leadership is influence and the ability to influenc...

Topics »


FIV Sheds Light On Human AIDS

The Daily Cat <...   1 hour ago

© judwick - Fotolia.com FIV (Feline Immunodeficiency Vir...

What are you getting for tha...

Do-It-Yourself (DI...   4:40 pm Sep 16

Call up 10 advisors, tell  them you got $1.0 million , tell th...

Do you have the latest color...

Your Style IQ - Blog   2:44 pm Sep 16

Ever wonder how clothing designers comes out with their lines ...

Stone House Cakery cooks up ...

Well and Wise   10:59 am Sep 16

Because everyone loves dessert! My husband, Dean, and I have a ...

Help! A/C Comes On When Heat...

Learn To RV   10:35 am Sep 16

As it gets colder, one of the common questions asked in forums ...

Company »


Ideas For Growing Your Busin...

The Howard Bank Blog   3:52 pm Sep 16

For those of you who have already successfully started a business and are...

The Pink Event® 2015 Select...

The Pink Pages™   1:47 pm Sep 16

Diamond Event Services, LLC, is excited to name breast cancer charity For...

Historical Attractions in th...

Turf Valley   11:46 am Sep 16

Founded in 1729, Baltimore has one of the richest and most extensive hi...

WordPressers Making a Splash

WordPress.com News   11:00 am Sep 16

We might think of the end of summer as a slow news season. Not so for t...

Stop Navel Gazing

minuteworkout39.li...   10:45 am Sep 16

Some of the best advice in life is the most painful.  Mine ...

Arts »


Hosting a Wine Tasting!

Do-It-Yourself Dan...   5 hours ago

Recently, I decided to host a wine tasting with Traveling Vineyard. I lik...

Master Bathroom Reveal

A Smith of All Tra...   4:50 pm Sep 16

I was a little neurotic with getting my bathroom to a place where I was r...

Gold Embossed Note Card Set ...

paperandinkimagini...   4:00 am Sep 16

I was so inspired by the Fab Friday Challenge (#50) of gold and white th...

Blue Angels Fly Over Baltimo...

Uploads from ozoni11   9:14 pm Sep 15

ozoni11 posted a photo: Flying over Patterson Park yesterday in celeb...

Between Fort McHenry and the...

Uploads from ozoni11   9:14 pm Sep 15

ozoni11 posted a photo: Fireworks Saturday in celebration of the Bic...

Food »


Whole Foods Adventure, Colum...

The Unmanly Chef   7:14 am Sep 16

I went into the belly of the beast this past weekend. I went to Whole Foo...

Victoria Gastropub Family Pl...

HowChow   6:20 am Sep 16

The Marriner family that owns Victoria Gastropub has plans to open a rest...

Moroccan Carrot and Sweet Po...

three beans on a s...   6:12 am Sep 16

Moroccan carrot and sweet potato fries There’s a certain ripe, heav...

Breezy Willow Week 16

Howard County Cook   6:00 am Sep 16

Helloooo friends and neighbors! Fall is here and we are in week 1...

Stir Fried Udon Noodles with...

Uploads by Siu's C...   5:32 am Sep 16

Stir Fried Udon Noodles with Beef Siu's Cooking Cha Ya Asian Bistr...

Tech »


Changes to Plug In Parking P...

Electric Vehicle C...   4 hours ago

UMD Eliminates Free Parking at EV Charging Stations The University o...

edX’s Intro to Linux Cours...

Phoenix TS » Phoe...   11:06 am Sep 16

September 16th, 2014 The new edX Introduction to Linux course sparke...

The Importance of Data Encry...

   4:09 pm Sep 15

Cloud computing is significant part of normal business operations, a...

“New” Features of the iP...

Phoenix TS » Phoe...   9:40 am Sep 15

 September 15, 2014 The iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch have most like...

The Value of Sameness in a W...

Anil John | Blog   12:00 pm Sep 14

Two terms often used interchangeably in our community are Credential...

News »


Md. legislators get high mar...

MarylandReporter.com   3 hours ago

By Meg Tully meg@marylandreporter.com A consumer advocacy group is g...

Neighborhood Lockdown, Toddl...

Elkridge Patch   5 hours ago

Plus, Orioles slugger comes to the rescue on highway, MARC train ser...

Ellicott City Shoppers to cl...

Ellicott City - ba...   6:25 pm Sep 16

A Shoppers grocery store in Ellicott City will close later this fall...

Elderly Columbia woman dies ...

Your neighborhood;...   4:30 pm Sep 16

An elderly woman who drove her car into an embankment on Saturday ha...

Lack of vision on immigratio...

MarylandReporter.com   1:53 pm Sep 16

Photo above: Emperor Constantine the Great, by Andrew B47 with Flic...