Resource center to open March 23
The Howard County Business Resource Center, 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, will open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 23.
The sponsor of the opening, Howard County Economic Development Authority, will have tours of the center and information.
On hand will be representatives from the Howard County Technology Council, the Office of Employment and Training, Maryland Small Business Development Center Network and Howard Community College International Trade Assistance Center.
Glendening to address Chamber of Commerce
Gov. Parris N. Glendening will be the featured speaker at the Howard County Chamber of Commerce's general membership meeting at noon today at Columbia Inn, 10207 Wincopin Circle.
Advance tickets are $25 for chamber members and $30 for nonmembers.
Tickets purchased at the door will cost $5 more. Registration will begin at 11:30 a.m.
Walsh opens practice in Ellicott City
Columbia resident James D. Walsh has opened a law practice at 3565 Ellicott Mills Drive in Ellicott City.
Mr. Walsh, who is also a certified public accountant and former part-time instructor at Howard Community College, practiced law in Baltimore for 11 years.
Engel gets appointment at AlliedSignal
Richard "Lee" Engel has been Engelappointed Maryland-area security director for AlliedSignal Technical Services Corp. in Columbia.
He will be responsible for directing and planning operations associated with AlliedSignal's participation in the Defense Industrial Security Program and intelligence organizations. Mary-Kathryn Boler has been hired by the Howard County Economic Development Authority as Bolermanager of the new Howard County Business Center.
She worked as an economic development consultant for Coopers & Lybrand in Washington, D.C., and conducted program evaluations for the Small Business Administration.