OT: The Job Hunt

I have uncountably many stories from different job hunts over the years—I’m sure everyone does—but sometimes I am so dumbstruck that I have to share. After applying for a specific position through a staffing firm’s website and hearing nothing in reply, I finally received the following note: Hello Joseph,As we all know, times are tough… Continue reading OT: The Job Hunt

OT: “We shot you, but we’re gong to let it slide.”

The opening paragraph of a news story from the Baltimore Sun: Prosecutors have decided not to file charges against a Howard County teenager who was shot accidentally in April by an undercover officer during a suspected drug deal, according to the Howard County state’s attorney’s office. Naturally, the no-charges-filed decision was with regard to the… Continue reading OT: “We shot you, but we’re gong to let it slide.”

OT: Urban Development

What could increased connectivity between Town Center and the Village of Oakland Mills mean? A new blog, “53 beers on tap,” presents a neutral perspective of a meeting in which this topic was touched. Columbia, Maryland, is a planned city sitting between Baltimore and Washington, D.C. The city is, for the most part, a collection… Continue reading OT: Urban Development