Category: Features

Traditions March Forward With Pi Day

This Saturday, the world will be celebrating the wonder of pi. No, it is not the classic “grandma’s house” dessert, but it is something just as sweet. Maybe. This day will be all about the popular numerical value commonly used in mathematics: π. From geometry to pre-calculus, almost […]

New Local Shops Cater to Consumer Tastes

Howard County is home to unique shops and businesses of all kinds. From antique and thrift stores to brand name establishments at the Mall in Columbia, there are vendors to match any person’s taste. This past year, Taylor’s Antique Mall of Old Ellicott City closed its doors. The […]

Mt. Hebron Students Display Poetic Prowess

Pick two poems, practice them and recite them in front of judges. These are the steps that are taken by hundreds of students participating in the Poetry Out Loud competition. Since 2005, students all over the country have participated in this competition. According to the Poetry Foundation, the […]