HoCo Blogs Party Scheduled for Wednesday

The bloggers that detail daily life in Howard County will be gathering at Second Chance Saloon on Wednesday.

Writers who reflect on everything Howard County will host a party at on Wednesday night. The event is from 6 to 8 p.m.

The party will give local residents and bloggers the opportunity to connect, communicate and dish on the latest news.

The event is hosted by bloggers Julia McCready and Sarah Husain.

Local blogger Marshallow Man, yes that’s the pseudonym he uses, said on his blog today, 53 Beers on Tap, that he would be available “for autographs and photos for those with flash photography capability.”

If you’ve never explored the HoCo blogosphere, check out some of the great blogs below (and bookmark them):

Tales of Two Cities – blogger Dennis Lane covers development, politics and life in Columbia and Ellicott City.

Maryland Reporter – Political watchdog reporters.

Sarah Says – Sarah Husain muses on big issues in Columbia.

Village Green/ Town Squared – Teacher and Oakland Mills Village Board Member Julia McCready updates regularly on education, politics and Columbia.

HoCo Rising – Columbia Association board member and accountant Tom Coale keeps the community up-to-date with the goings-on of the CA and posits his political views.

HowChow – An encyclopedic food guide to Howard County (that currently has a countdown clock to the Columbia Wegmans opening.)

HoCo Connect – Duane St. Clair blogs about networking, history and community issues.

The Rocket Powered Butterfly – Former Navy officer, current defense contractor and weekly Patch Blogger, TJ Mayotte, expands his thoughts on this eclectic blog.

Frank Hecker – Hecker, a sales engineer, writes about Howard County, politics, tech and music. He’s also written a book on redistricting in Howard County called “Dividing Howard.”

Lisa B, Mrs. S – Howard County mother Lisa refers to her children as Prima, Seconda and Terza on this personable blog that lately has been focused on the Howard County school board.

P90 Noir – Phillip Dodge, a Columbia resident, has assembled a blog that covers subjects like music, guitars, beer, wine and food.

HoCo Well and Wise –  Health blog maintained by a health education partnership consisting of and the Howard County Library System.

Columbia Compass – Bill Santos keeps a close eye on Columbia.

Dinosaur Mom Chronicles – The Dinosaur Mom takes on tough parenting issues and ruminates on daily life.

Annie Rie Unplugged – Annie, a retired federal worker, keeps a public diary about her life “on a farmette in a semi-rural town in Central Maryland.” Excellent food tips.

While this is not a complete list of all the great blogs in Howard County, it is just a sampling, hocoblogs.com aggregates posts from even more members of the diverse blogosphere here in Howard County. 

Have a particular blogger you think we should check out? Tell us in comments.

Julia McCready April 11, 2012 at 12:02 PM
Andrew--thanks for the shout-out! I'd love to meet you. Are you coming tonight?
Jessie Newburn April 11, 2012 at 12:30 PM
Thanks for the party plug. And nice list of great local bloggers you created! Alas, Dinosaur Mom moved to Va. this weekend, but she's part of our DNA in the local community and a stellar personal blogger.
Frank Hazzard April 12, 2012 at 12:53 PM
It was great to see everyone last night. -Frank (Green Business Matters)


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something