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Which Exit?

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   3 HOURS AGO
Cranberries from Jersey. Who knew, the third largest producing state in the USA. The treat in our Friends and Farms delive...

Any interest in a frigid Thanksgiving walk?

• EVENTS - COLUMBIA DOGS-ON-THE-GO   7 HOURS AGO
Columbia Dogs-on-the-Go I'm back to work these days and Stella misses her friends so I feel the need to take advantage of m...

Ken's Next Act

• THE 53   9:33 PM ON TUE NOV 25 2014
Amanda Yeager wrote an interesting retrospective of the political career thus far of Ken Ulman here.  Although not sure th...

Squash’d

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   7:30 PM ON TUE NOV 25 2014
In the CSA box today. The mother of all butternut squashes. Believe me, at the site today, with about 8 of us there (as ou...

Ferguson

• THE 53   10:08 PM ON MON NOV 24 2014
The indictment decision from Ferguson, Missouri is in.  And the grand jury has decided not to indict Officer Darren Wilson...

And So It Goes

• THE 53   8:35 PM ON SUN NOV 23 2014
Thoughts and musings in no particular order for today, all around a particular theme.  If this had been a few years ago, I...

Small Business Christmas Trees

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   7:37 PM ON SUN NOV 23 2014
All this week and next, I will be focusing on small business shopping for Christmas. After all, the locavore in me spills ...

Lunch at Ananda

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   8:04 PM ON SAT NOV 22 2014
My husband loves Indian food. So do I, but he is more into it. For years, he and his coworkers in DC went out for Indian lu...

Md. family’s heartbreak turns into foundatio...

• THE PICK ME UP FOUNDATION   6:31 AM ON SAT NOV 22 2014
From Fox 5 News COLUMBIA, Md. – Here is a follow up to a story we brought you earlier this year. It is the story of...

Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods plans appr...

• FRANK HECKER   6:55 PM ON FRI NOV 21 2014
tl;dr: I testify in support of the plan for Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods and the Planning Board approves it (note: c...

Pasta Anyone?

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   2:44 PM ON FRI NOV 21 2014
Solving the regular what’s for dinner without having to head to the store for things. Friends and Farms basket this w...

Dust Off The Old Instrument And Donate

• THE PICK ME UP FOUNDATION   5:40 AM ON FRI NOV 21 2014
From WBAL News Radio 1090 on November 20th Anne Kramer A Howard County father is keeping his son’s memory alive thr...

Unanimous

• THE 53   9:50 PM ON THU NOV 20 2014
A great thing happened in Howard County Thursday evening.  The continuous drumbeat of relentless, passionate support for t...

When He’s 64!

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   7:10 PM ON THU NOV 20 2014
So yesterday was my husband’s 64th birthday. As for that needing or feeding part of the Paul McCartney reference, I a...

Columbia family collecting instruments to hono...

• THE PICK ME UP FOUNDATION   6:31 AM ON THU NOV 20 2014
From ABC2News on November 19th Aaron Reed passed away suddenly in January Catherine Hawley   COLUMBIA, Md. – They&...

Alan Klein: Fountain of Misinformation!

• THE 53   9:48 PM ON WED NOV 19 2014
Three things are certain in Columbia: Death, Taxes, and Alan Klein not telling the truth about the Inner Arbor.  Poor Alan...

Allan's First Thing

• THE 53   6:26 AM ON WED NOV 19 2014
On this extra special, Wednesday morning edition of the Zesty Topicality, I find that I'm revisiting my post from only...

CSA’d Out

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   8:22 PM ON TUE NOV 18 2014
I can understand it. Our first year we were overwhelmed at the end of the CSA season. But, we hung in there and learned fro...

Awesome Times in Howard County!

• THE 53   8:12 PM ON MON NOV 17 2014
The last several days have brought great happenings and considerable honor to Howard F'n County!  There have been sev...

Ethanol Free

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   7:17 PM ON MON NOV 17 2014
We finally gave up and had to find an ethanol free gas station. I swear that ethanol is doing us more harm than high fructo...

Planning Board. Inner Arbor. Part 2. Thursd...

• THE 53   9:11 PM ON SUN NOV 16 2014
So Part 2 of the Planning Board meeting to discuss the Site Development Plan for the Inner Arbor is this coming Thursday, N...

Welcome, new bloggers

• HOCOBLOGS IN THE COMMUNITY   1:46 PM ON SUN NOV 16 2014
Welcome, new bloggers. We’re well on our way into fall, with the holidays fast approaching. Celebrate our new blogger...

Drive to collect musical instruments is a memo...

• THE PICK ME UP FOUNDATION   10:39 AM ON SUN NOV 16 2014
From the Baltimore Sun this morning: By Jim Joyner,The Baltimore Sun A Columbia family that endured the death of a son earl...

Fewer Like Me

• THE 53   9:08 PM ON SAT NOV 15 2014
Barry Rascovar wasn't the only one no notice this thing in this post on MarylandReporter.  I noticed it too!  So the...

Surf and Turf

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   8:10 PM ON SAT NOV 15 2014
Friends and Farms style. When you get an individual basket, sometimes your protein is a bit small. So, you improvise. Like...

Recent Instrument Contributions

• THE PICK ME UP FOUNDATION   10:15 AM ON SAT NOV 15 2014
We want to give a big thank you to Wendi and Chris for their recent instrument donations. The clarinet and a bass guitar ...

Sugar Shack

• THE 53   9:25 AM ON SAT NOV 15 2014
A little more than two weeks before taking office, County Executive-Elect Allan Kittleman has made known what his first pol...

Gleaning

• ANNIERIE UNPLUGGED   7:54 PM ON THU NOV 13 2014
By definition, gleaning is the act of collecting leftover crops from farmers’ fields after they have been commerciall...

HoCo Life 13: Gobble, Gobble

• HOCO LIFE PODCAST   4:41 PM ON WED NOV 12 2014
Elizabeth hijacked the podcast today! So of course, she’s talking about her favorite thing: FOOD. Specifically, T...

Environmentalism, with a splash of destruction...

• LIVE GREEN HOWARD   11:35 AM ON MON NOV 10 2014
Improving our eco-footprint always seems to mean being gentler on natural resources and often translates to, “don’t do ...