Terri Hill’s 60th Birthday Celebration Fundraising Event – June 17th

Maryland State Delegate (District 12) Terri Hill is holding a birthday / fundraising event this afternoon. The event will be held in Columbia at The Turn House. Here is the link to the Facebook Event:  https://www.facebook.com/events/475198683214283/ Here is information from the Facebook event: Join Speaker Adrienne Jones and friends of Terri Hill to help us wish her a happy birthday! We hope...

Lt. Governor Rutherford joins MDOT MVA to open additional office space in Howard County

Announced via MVA Press Release: LT. GOVERNOR RUTHERFORD JOINS MDOT MVA TO OPEN ADDITIONAL OFFICE SPACE IN HOWARD COUNTY MDOT MVA Columbia Branch Creates Temporary Space to Assist Customers in Complying with Federal REAL ID Requirements What:      Lt. Governor Boyd K. Rutherford and MDOT MVA Administrator Chrissy Nizer will hold a ribbon cutting to officially open MDOT MVA’s newest customer office space located in the...

Free LakeFest Weekend in Columbia Maryland June 14 – 16

Looking for something to do this weekend...Lakefest Weekend in Columbia might be the perfect plan. Here is information via a Facebook event: FREE – LakeFest Weekend YOUR SUMMER STARTS HERE! June 14 – 16 The FREE LakeFest Weekend includes three days of live music, an invitational arts and crafts show, strolling performers, a Clyde’s of Columbia Beer Garden and an array of activities...

Arrests Made in The Burglaries of United Gun Shop and Fox Firearms

I wrote previously about the burglaries of Fox Firearms in Laurel and United Gun Shop in Rockville. I also was one of the first (or the first to write publicly) that these two crimes were very similar and possible linked. The Montgomery County Police Department published the following press release on this topic: Arrests Made in Rockville Gun Store Burglary;...

The Howard County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating Vonzel Thomas

Here is information released from the Howard County Sheriff's Office via Facebook: The Howard County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a man who fled from a deputy this afternoon. Denard Vonzel Thomas, 37, of  in Laurel, was arrested on a warrant in the 9200 block of Berger Road in Columbia around 3 p.m. He resisted...

Howard County’s First LGBTQ Pride Celebration Set For June 29, 2019

Jumel Howard | info@howardcountypride.org | 443-953-8631 | http://www.howardcountypride.org MEDIA ADVISORY Howard County’s First LGBTQ Pride Celebration Set Columbia, Maryland –Howard County Executive Calvin Ball and the Howard County chapter of PFLAG are co-hosting the first ever LGBTQ Pride celebration in the county on June 29. Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the famous Stonewall uprising, HoCo Pride is embracing the...

Groundbreaking for Howard County Veterans Monument and Neighborhood Square Set for June 29, 2019

Information provided via press release: Groundbreaking for Howard County Veterans Monument and Neighborhood Square Set for June 29, 2019. Neighborhood Square to be named for local WWII veteran Vivian C “Millie” Bailey A groundbreaking ceremony for a long-awaited monument and 26,000-square-foot park in tribute to Howard County’s veterans and military families will be held on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at 9 a.m....

YouTube TV Offers Showtime For Free Through September 5th To Long Time Subscribers

This was a nice surprise...YouTube TV is offering long time subscribers Showtime for free through September 5th, 2019. The best part of the free deal is that they "won't automatically bill you for SHOWTIME® after this time. You can add it back if you love it but that's totally up to you". You do not get one Showtime channel for...

Photos From The 2019 Maryland State Senator Guy Guzzone Annual Pizza Party

The annual Maryland State Senator Guy Guzzone Pizza party was held tonight (June 13, 2019). I showed up around 5:30 and stayed for about 45 minutes to say hi to folks and get some pictures for the blog. Here are the pictures I got while I was there: (click image below to view all photos) 46 photos in all...not bad....

The Howard County Department of Public Works begins clean-out of several properties recently acquired by the County along Main Street

Post via Ellicott City Safe and Sound Facebook page: The Department of Public Works began to clean-out of several properties recently acquired by the County along Main Street. These clean-out activities will remove contents left behind from previous residents and businesses, a necessary step to ensure the structures can be safely entered, maintained, and secured. Many of these structures contain...