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47 Job Openings in Columbia

47 Job Openings in Columbia

The Cheesecake Factory, MICROS Systems, Childtime of Columbia and other employers are hiring.
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Save the Date and Register Now for "Columbia Speaks. CA Listens"

Columbia Association (CA) wants to hear more from you — and from more of you.
Shocking Ray Rice Video, Nationwide Reaction: Week in Review

Shocking Ray Rice Video, Nationwide Reaction: Week in Review

The past week was a tumultuous one for the Baltimore Ravens, their fans, the NFL and now former Ravens star Ray Rice.
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Do You "Fit" Safely Behind the Wheel?

Neighbor Ride and the Howard County Police Department Present a FREE CarFit Event from 10:30am to 2:30pm on Tuesday, September 30th

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254 Job Listings Across Maryland

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47 Job Openings in Columbia

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Executive Director Andrea Ingram recently celebrated her 25th anniversary with Grassroots.
Shocking Ray Rice Video, Nationwide Reaction: Week in Review

Shocking Ray Rice Video, Nationwide Reaction: Week in Review

The past week was a tumultuous one for the Baltimore Ravens, their fans, the NFL and now former Ravens star Ray Rice.
GOOD NEWS! Crash Survivor Thanks Rescuers, Beauty After Storm Pic, $31M University Gift + Biz Appreciation Week

GOOD NEWS! Crash Survivor Thanks Rescuers, Beauty After Storm Pic, $31M University Gift + Biz Appreciation Week

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Campaign Finance Complaints Stack Up as Maryland's Election Day Nears

Campaign Finance Complaints Stack Up as Maryland's Election Day Nears

Candidates for Maryland governor accuse one another of wrongdoing.
Gov. O'Malley Asks Hispanic Lawyers for Help With State's Refugee Children

Gov. O'Malley Asks Hispanic Lawyers for Help With State's Refugee Children

Maryland has accepted 2,804 children this year, the largest number of refugees per capita of any state in the U.S.
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$31M Gift, Presidential Traffic Snarl, Whooping Cough Spreads + Accused Mom Tried to Revive Kids

Plus, Baltimore Orioles' Chris Davis suspended, fatal Joppa crash, food drive, featured homes for sale + other Maryland Patch stories.
Oculus CEO's $31M Gift to UMD Is Largest in University History

Oculus CEO's $31M Gift to UMD Is Largest in University History

Brendan Iribe, a Maryland native who made a fortune selling his company to Facebook, is financing a computer science building on campus.
Ambassador Dining Room Restaurateurs Open Ananda in Maple Lawn

Ambassador Dining Room Restaurateurs Open Ananda in Maple Lawn

“Bliss” and Royal Indian Cuisine come to Howard County.
Howard County Autism Society Launches Online Tools

Howard County Autism Society Launches Online Tools

Online tools designed for families helping children and others with autism.
Columbia Home Spotlight: Brick Home with Small Waterfall Pond

Columbia Home Spotlight: Brick Home with Small Waterfall Pond

This $677K home offers a second-story deck and a patio.
Columbia Lakefront Features 'Off the Wall' Art

Columbia Lakefront Features 'Off the Wall' Art

Two Columbia destinations are among six Howard County sites with exhibits from the Walters Art Gallery.
Solar Storm: Internet, GPS Problems May Flare Up

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A major solar flare launched off the Sun this weekt potentially unleashing a geomagnetic storm that could interrupt communications.
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#NeverForget, Student Death, Ravens React, Purse Grabber, Job Openings

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HoCo Judge Sentences Woman to 7 Years for Kidnapping Teen

HoCo Judge Sentences Woman to 7 Years for Kidnapping Teen

The woman and her boyfriend drove boy to Marriottsville for execution-style shooting, mistaking him for someone else, officials said.
Ravens Leaders on Ray Rice Case: 'We All Failed'

Ravens Leaders on Ray Rice Case: 'We All Failed'

The top management for the NFL team, as well as current and former players, have shared disappointment in Ray Rice on social media.
County Executive Candidates Spar at Howard County Chamber: VIDEO

County Executive Candidates Spar at Howard County Chamber: VIDEO

Sen. Allan Kittleman and Council Vice Chair Courtney Watson accused one another of negative campaigning.
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