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Proposed Muslim community center in western Howard to be debated again

Proposed Muslim community center in western Howard to be debated again

Hearings about a controversial proposal for an Islamic community center in western Howard County will resume Tuesday night, after a county land-use judge approved the project with strict conditions in May. The decision has been appealed, and the group proposing the center will again debate surrounding residents about its merits.

Howard County buildings to be illuminated in Orioles, Nationals colors

With both the Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals advancing to the playoffs this year, Howard County Executive Ken Ulman announced Monday that two county...

Visitors welcome to this year's Decorator Show House

Historic Ellicott City Inc.'s 29th annual Decorator Show House was enjoying a busy Wednesday.

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Columbia Association hires director of communications and marketing

Columbia Association hires director of communications and marketing

Norma Heim has been named the Columbia Association's director of communications and marketing, a new position that puts both areas under one...

Ellicott City's Cotton Duck draws attention to art with T-shirts

Ellicott City's Cotton Duck draws attention to art with T-shirts

The Doberman sits on the edge of a bed, oblivious of the remarkable view from the floor-to-ceiling window. Modern high-...

Ellicott City's Cotton Duck draws attention to art with T-shirts

The organic trend hits Howard County hair salons

MORE NEWS FROM HOWARD COUNTY

Vantage House recognized by Healthy Howard

Vantage House, a nonprofit senior living community in Columbia, has been recognized by Healthy Howard for its food and environment.

Howard County football power rankings, Week 4

This week's top games include Glenelg at Hammond and Oakland Mills at Reservoir on Friday night.

Wedding photographer and Centennial grad robbed, beaten during event 

Baltimore police are looking for witnesses in the beating of a wedding photographer near downtown.

Rock, blues and jazz gigs lined up for season

Be careful what you wish for, the old adage goes, you just might get it.

Women looking at women at Kish Gallery exhibit in Columbia

Women are a shared subject in two otherwise distinct exhibits at the Bernice Kish Gallery at Slayton House in Columbia. The acrylic...

Ulman becomes farmer to mark Howard's Farm-City Celebration

Howard County Executive Ken Ulman bottle-fed calves, shoveled hay and drove a manure-spreading tractor Tuesday to mark the county's 11th...

Support a 'lockbox' amendment to protect transportation funds [Editorial]

One would think that money in the Maryland budget earmarked for transporation would be used only for transportation. But one would be wrong.

Two men charged in Columbia ATM skimming scheme

Two Baltimore City men have been charged in connection with an ATM skimming scheme at a SunTrust Bank in Columbia. 

HC DrugFree, Howard police host drug take back day

HC DrugFree and Howard County police are hosting a drug take back day on Saturday, Sept. 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Howard CyberSecurity Academy students get real world training

When discussing the CyberSecurity Networking Academy offered by Howard County schools, students enrolled in the program describe it as...

Columbia Grand Prix equestrian event raises money for HCC

There was a car show and a new cornhole tournament. A children's area boasted a moon bounce, face painting and a pumpkin patch. A beer...

Ulman fund founder leaving Livestrong to become CEO at Ohio-based cancer organization

Doug Ulman, a Howard County native and founder of the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults, has been named president and CEO of Pelotonia, a...

Howard cities rank among top 10 'Best Places to Live'

Fifth time's still the charm: Columbia and Ellicott City have once again placed among the top 10 "Best Places to Live," according to Money...

Howard program aims to decrease student absences, improve performance

In the coming weeks, students at five Howard County elementary schools won't even need to leave the school building to consult with a doctor...

Hay barn destroyed in fire in Ellicott City

A barn was destroyed after it caught fire Sunday in Ellicott City, the Howard County Fire Department said.

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