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Howard County now has over 8,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19

Maryland Department of Health is reporting 8,066 cases of COVID-19 in Howard County on November 29th. Howard County added 105 new cases over the past 24 hours (this is the 4th highest one day total of new cases through this pandemic for Howard County). For the month of November 2020 Howard County has added more than 2,100 (2,107 as of...

A total of 18 Baltimore Ravens have been placed on the COVID-19 list this week

The Baltimore Ravens reported "Six Ravens Added to Reserve/COVID-19 List" on November 28th. Jaylon Ferguson, D.J. Fluker, Broderick Washington, Will Holden, Khalil Dorsey and Tavon Young are the players named on Saturday. This brings the total number of players on the Ravens added to the COVID-19 list to 18. Here is that list: 11/23: RB Mark Ingram II, RB J.K....

Weekly tracking charts of Coronavirus data in Howard County and Maryland – November 28th

Below are the weekly tracking charts in Howard County and Maryland I have been working on for some time now and some comments on the data this week. If interested in the data behind the charts I have this handy Google Sheet with the specifics of the data noted on the graphs in this article. Here are the weekly tracking charts looking at the...

114 new cases of COVID-19 reported for Howard County on November 27th

The Maryland Department of Health is reporting 114 new cases of COVID-19 in Howard County on November 27th. This is the third highest number of new cases added in one day for Howard County. 165 new cases of COVID-19 was reported for Howard County yesterday. This is the first time Howard County has seen 100+ new cases reported in...

Baltimore Ravens QB Lamar Jackson tests positive for COVID-19

Multiple sources (including the one I trust most with football news: Ian Rapoport) have reported that Lamar Jackson (starting QB for the Baltimore Ravens) has tested positive for COVID-19. Baltimore has placed 10 players (eight starters) on the reserve/COVID-19 list: QB Lamar Jackson DE Jihad Ward RB Mark Ingram II RB J.K. Dobbins DT Brandon Williams LB Pernell McPhee ...

Howard County highest number new COVID-19 cases in one day during this pandemic; 165 new cases reported on November 26th

The Maryland Department of Health is reporting 165 new cases of COVID-19 in Howard County on November 26th. This is the highest number of new cases added in one day for Howard County. Here are the top 5 days (per the Maryland Department of Health dashboard): November 26th: 165 new cases November 21st: 139 new cases November 17th: 102...

Columbia Association statement about the Symphony of Lights ruling today

Columbia Association (CA) wants to genuinely thank the community for their comments and questions about Symphony Woods Park, specifically when it comes to the Symphony of Lights. This has been a trying year for everyone, and we understand how the uncertainty and complexity surrounding this event could add to that frustration. The organization does not comment publicly about the details...

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball Statement on Symphony of Lights Litigation

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball released the following statement in regards to the Circuit Court ruling of a preliminary injunction on the lawsuit between the Columbia Association and Inner Arbor Trust Downtown, Columbia Arts and Culture Commission, and It’s My Amphitheater Inc. Today’s ruling allowed the previously scheduled Howard County General Hospital fundraiser and COVID-19 safe “Symphony of Lights” at Merriweather Post Pavilion to be held this year. The...

Howard County Executive Encourages Residents to ‘Shop Small, Shop Local’ This Saturday

Today, County Executive Calvin Ball and community leaders encouraged Howard County residents to “Shop Small, Shop Local” this Saturday and throughout the upcoming holiday season. Ball and others highlighted the many options to shop small and local this year, including emphasizing that many shops have set-up online stores and offer pick-up or delivery. In Howard County 80% of businesses...

Community Foundation of Howard County to hold annual dinner virtually on December 3rd

The Community Foundation of Howard County, which raises, manages and distributes funds to support Howard County nonprofits, will hold its annual dinner and celebration of philanthropy virtually on Thursday, Dec. 3, at 6 p.m. The foundation will highlight accomplishments, showcase nonprofits and recognize and thank individuals, families and businesses in Howard County for their generosity and leadership. The Leadership Council...