Episode 11 With Howard County Historical Society’s Shawn Gladden

  Show Notes Thanks to Joe’s Place Deli for their always warm and friendly hospitality!   3 Things We’re Thinkin’ About HoCo Confederate memorial Courtney Watson running in 9B Democrats Destroyed Baltimore?!?   Howard County Historical Society‘s Shawn Gladden Confederate memorial, how it got there and where it’s going Lost Cause revisionism Robert E Lee… Read More

Episode 10 With Horizon Foundation’s Nikki Highsmith Vernick

Episode 10 With Horizon Foundation’s Nikki Highsmith Vernick

Show Notes Thanks to Joe’s Place Deli for their always warm and friendly hospitality!   3 Things We’re Thinkin’ About mandatory minimums Plan Howard Academy Meatless Monday   The Horizon Foundation’s Nikki Highsmith Vernick Horizon Foundation’s mission Bikeway Bike Master Plan Grassroots advocacy Bike Share program Mental health programs End of life planning Changemaker Challenge… Read More

Episode 9 With Ian Kennedy

Episode 9 With Ian Kennedy

Show Notes Thanks to Joe’s Place Deli for their always warm and friendly hospitality!   3 Things We’re Thinkin’ About Transgender in military Book “Dream Hoarding” The Mooch in New Yorker Magazine It the movie Cinebistro     Downtown Columbia Arts and Culture Commission‘s Ian Kennedy Save Merriweather Housing Commission Merriweather Post’s 50th birthday Relationships between IMP,… Read More

Episode 8 With Job Opportunities Task Force’s Caryn York

Episode 8 With Job Opportunities Task Force’s Caryn York

  Show Notes Thanks to Joe’s Place Deli for their always warm and friendly hospitality!   3 Things We’re Thinkin’ About Body Cameras Ellicott City Flood Anniversary 14 County Council candidates   Job Opportunities Task Force’s Caryn York Bail Bond bill Gubernatorial candidates   Caryn’s Favorites Book – Behold the Dreamers (Oprah’s Book Club): A Novel… Read More

Episode 7 With Outgoing Howard County Education Association President Paul Lemle

Episode 7 With Outgoing Howard County Education Association President Paul Lemle

  Show Notes Thanks to Joe’s Place Deli for their always warm and friendly hospitality   3 Things We’re Thinkin’ About Maureen Evans Arthurs’ letter Howard County government website hacked by Islamic State HCPSS School redistricting  Designing The We exhibit   HCEA President Paul Lemle People Acting Together For Howard   Paul’s Favorites The New Jim Crowe Life… Read More

Episode Six With Downtown Columbia Partnership’s Michele Whelley

Episode Six With Downtown Columbia Partnership’s Michele Whelley

Show Notes Thanks to Books In Bloom and The Chrysalis for their special hospitality this week.   3 Things We’re Thinkin’ About Bill Maher Ilene Kessler Columbia’s 50th Birthday   DCP Director Michele Whelley Downtown Columbia Arts and Culture Commission Downtown Columbia Housing Commission Getting Feet on the Street Walkability Books In Bloom Discover Downtown 5k Festive Fridays… Read More

Episode 5 With Howard County General Hospital CEO Steve Snelgrove

Episode 5 With Howard County General Hospital CEO Steve Snelgrove

Show Notes Thanks to Joe’s Place Deli for their always warm and friendly hospitality   3 Things We’re Thinkin’ About Conservative guests Election Season Doc Martirano   HCGH CEO Steve Snelgrove   ACA uncertainty Laurel Hospital’s changes effect HCGH State of MD is over-beded, HoCo Hospital construction project Also working on a 10 year Master Plan… Read More

Episode 4 With (Doc) Mike Martirano

Episode 4 With (Doc) Mike Martirano

  Show Notes Thanks to Joe’s Place Deli for their always warm and friendly hospitality Alabama Constitution still calls for segregation Survivability of local journalism Romp-hims   Howard County School Superintendent (Doc) Michael Martirano “It’s got to be our moral imperative as a county, as a state, as a nation to ensure that every child… Read More

Episode 3 With Vanessa Atterbeary

Episode 3 With Vanessa Atterbeary

Show Notes Retirement of HCPSS Superintendent Renee Foose New HCPSS Superintendent Michael Martirano HB 1603 – County Boards of Education – Removal of County Superintendents HB 1299 – Howard County Board of Education HB 799 – Family Law – Marriage – Age Requirements   Shout out to Grandma Atterbeary and gratitude for all your help… Read More