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Did You Know . . . That in Howard County there are approximately 9,900 households with incomes of $50,000 or less; That there are approximately 3,247 rental units in Howard County with affordable rents for that population; and That 6,653 affordable units are needed to meet the need.   “Every week, low wage workers in…>>>

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That one of the largest gifts to a community foundation related to baseball? Ewing Kauffman, owner of the Kansas City Royals, made history by arranging to bequeath his baseball team to charity. Mr. Kauffman worried that, after his death, the Royals would not be able to stay competitive and remain in Kansas City. He came…>>>

The True Spirit of Easter

    “Easter will be the perfect segue into spring for both consumers and retailers who have longed for warmer weather for quite some time,” said National Retail Federation’s President & CEO. According to the NRF’s Easter Spending Survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics, online Easter shoppers plan to spend an average $221.39 this…>>>

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Did You Know . . . That Voices for Children, a local nonprofit, serves children who have been abused and neglected and are living in foster care in Howard County. That children who age out of foster care often have no contact with their families and have not learned the skills to help them transition…>>>

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Did You Know . . . That the first Kasiya Maliro mask to be displayed at a museum in the United States was at the African Art Museum of Maryland which is located in Howard County; That this mask originates from the nation of Malawi and is a large basketry structure constructed of wood and…>>>

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