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Board Selects Martirano as Permanent Howard School Superintendent

The Howard County Board of Education selected Interim Superintendent Michael J. Martirano as the permanent superintendent for the Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) during the regularly scheduled board meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 19. Following the announcement, Board Chairman Cynthia Vaillancourt and Martirano signed a letter of intent to begin the negotiation process leading to […]

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Kittleman Announces $12.3M Taxpayer Savings From Bond Sale

Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman announced that the successful annual bond sale conducted this week is expected to save county taxpayers $12.3 million, demonstrating the county’s strong value in the marketplace. Kittleman said that the successful sale is due in large part to the county’s AAA credit rating, which Howard County has earned for more than […]

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Rotary in the News

Rotary International is regularly in the headlines worldwide — from its international health projects, including Polio Plus, to the local clubs donating time and talent to local nonprofits. Following are a small sample of the headlines seen over the past year providing a sample of projects and programs in which Rotarians are involved. Rotary Day […]

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Say Women in Tech Fields

  Here’s an unsurprising fact about Maryland: It ranks second in the United States in the ratio of female-to-male workers in information technology (IT) occupations at 24%, according to the research report Cyberstates by CompTIA. Locally, women who work in private technology companies, or at addresses such as The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory […]