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Final Pre-Election Finances

• THE 53   8:01 AM ON SAT OCT 25 2014
Happy Early Voting Saturday!  I voted Friday evening at Miller Branch library.  It was after 7pm when I voted and the onl...

ABC’s

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   7:44 PM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
As in apples, beets and cider. What I did today at Larriland. I have not been to Larriland since strawberry season this ye...

READY for Action

• LIVE GREEN HOWARD   9:59 AM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
As a part of my internship for the Howard County Executive’s Office, I was fortunate enough to work with the amazing peop...

The Inner Arbor Moves Ahead

• THE 53   10:10 PM ON THU OCT 23 2014
Happy first day of early voting on Thursday!  Hope everyone got out and did their thing.  And if you didn't go out a...

What to Do?

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   8:31 PM ON THU OCT 23 2014
This weekend. There are so many things happening around here. Almost too much to write about. It is the height of fall foli...

Let's do the Green and the Red Trail in Savag...

• EVENTS - COLUMBIA DOGS-ON-THE-GO   3:19 PM ON THU OCT 23 2014
Columbia Dogs-on-the-Go Sunday is supposed to have a high of 64 degrees, and  Mostly Sunny with a CHANCE OF RAIN:0%  Gr...

Soup People

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   7:28 PM ON WED OCT 22 2014
Some are. Some aren’t. We obviously are. Considering the number of times I have blogged about soup. Particularly, a ...

HoCo Life 10: Wine, and Zombies

• HOCO LIFE PODCAST   11:00 AM ON WED OCT 22 2014
We’ve got quite an eclectic offering for you this week on the HoCoLife podcast! First, we talk about how awesome it i...

Kevin Forrest Schmidt Is Sorry to Crash Your D...

• THE 53   10:08 PM ON TUE OCT 21 2014
Kevin Forrest Schmidt is just the gift that keeps on giving.  Have you read his latest blog post?  It's pretty negat...

Murphy's Law

• THE 53   9:25 PM ON MON OCT 20 2014
I have nothing against a guy trying to earn an honest living.  In whatever field of endeavor.  And for someone trying to ...

This Is Not Howard County

• THE 53   8:54 PM ON SUN OCT 19 2014
How ironic that I get home from the PTA Council of Howard County candidates' forum tonight for the County Executive�...

Test Drives

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   7:02 PM ON SUN OCT 19 2014
Fall. Winter. Spring. The seasons where there aren’t as many options to get local, regional, seasonal, fresh foods. T...

TV worth watching: Manhattan

• FRANK HECKER   8:00 AM ON SUN OCT 19 2014
Frank Winter (John Benjamin Hickey) and Charlie Isaacs (Ashley Zuckerman), physicist protagonists of the WGN America televi...

Sonic, Ebola, and Gubernatorial Debatery

• THE 53   8:33 PM ON SAT OCT 18 2014
Could not be happier to learn that Sonic is finally open in Ellicott City, at 10160 Baltimore National Pike (US40), no less...

Tromboncino

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   5:14 PM ON SAT OCT 18 2014
Quite a prolific producer and one that I will be putting in our garden next year. These little wonders, which can grow rea...

Voices in My Head, Election 2014 Edition

• THE 53   9:15 PM ON THU OCT 16 2014
As the election draws closer, I've been thinking some things.  And I'm thinking it's time to share: So The ...

Arctic Char

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   8:08 PM ON THU OCT 16 2014
Before, during and after. We got arctic char today in our Friends and Farms basket. It is one of my favorite fish. A cross...

A letter to HoCo Food Bloggers (& those bl...

• HOCOBLOGS IN THE COMMUNITY   4:29 PM ON THU OCT 16 2014
This blog post probably isn’t for you. The information here is mostly aimed at food bloggers in Howard County, Maryla...

The Food Bank Garden

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   2:03 PM ON WED OCT 15 2014
For most of this summer and fall, I head out every Tuesday morning to volunteer at the Food Bank garden plot, in our commun...

HoCo Life 09: The Metropolitan Downtown Columbia

• HOCO LIFE PODCAST   1:26 PM ON WED OCT 15 2014
This is how much we love you: From L-R: Senior Construction Manager Ron Bloom, Elizabeth ,Project Director Kevin P...

Welcome, new bloggers

• HOCOBLOGS IN THE COMMUNITY   12:19 PM ON WED OCT 15 2014
Welcome, new bloggers. The political scene is heating up, and so is our list of new bloggers! Table 2 Table HoCo Maryland ...

Win for Watson

• HOCO MARYLAND   11:28 PM ON TUE OCT 14 2014
Earlier today, October 14th, there was a Howard County Executive candidates debate between Courtney Watson and Allan Kittle...

Throwdown in Milltown

• THE 53   8:46 PM ON TUE OCT 14 2014
I attended Tuesday night's candidate forum for the Howard County Executive's race, that was sponsored by the Balt...

Shopping at Jenny’s Market

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   4:12 PM ON TUE OCT 14 2014
Only 17 more days until Jenny’s closes for the season. I will miss popping in there to get a few things. They have a...

Time to Resign

• HOCO MARYLAND   3:40 PM ON TUE OCT 14 2014
At the October 9th Board of Education meeting, five individuals filled the time allotted for the public to come speak to th...

The Bob Roberts Effect

• THE 53   9:27 PM ON MON OCT 13 2014
We're now three weeks from Election Day, and only ten days before early voting begins.  This is the time of year wher...

Deer in the Headlights

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   8:55 PM ON MON OCT 13 2014
Or, at least off the patio. Fifteen feet away. And, they don’t run if they see you. Eating the acorns under the oak ...

The Many PACs of Lisa Markovitz

• THE 53   9:30 PM ON SUN OCT 12 2014
Wow, has Lisa Markovitz been busy since finishing second in the Democratic primary for Howard County Council, District 1. ...

Under the Weather

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   1:02 PM ON SAT OCT 11 2014
Literally and figuratively. It is dreary and rainy, and since Tuesday I have been battling one heck of a head cold. Thankfu...

So…The Ball’s in Our Court. What Now?

• HOCO BEYOU   5:40 PM ON FRI OCT 10 2014
Last night’s Choose Civility Symposium, The Ball’s in Your Court: Can Civility and Sports Co-Exist was a fasci...