Category: Features

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 […]

Red Carpets Roll Out During Award Season

January through February tends to be remembered by a few things: the bitter cold, Hallmark Valentine’s movies and many award shows. Viewers flock to screens showing the hottest celebrities on the red carpet. Two recent award shows were the People’s Choice Awards and the Golden Globes. The People’s […]