Follow @HoCoTimes
Bird's-eye view of Orioles' history for Columbia resident

Bird's-eye view of Orioles' history for Columbia resident

There are moments at Camden Yards, in the hour or so before a game, that Boog Powell is at his barbecue pit on Eutaw Street, while nearby Jim Gentile is signing autographs for Orioles' fans and slugger Chris Davis is on the infield taking groundballs in preparation for that night's contest.

Howard runners call 2014 Boston Marathon an 'amazing' experience

For Phyllis Sevik, the goal for the 2014 Boston Marathon wasn't to finish, it was just to start.

Georgia man pleads guilty, sentenced to life in murder of North Laurel's Giddings

A next-door neighbor and law school classmate of Lauren Giddings, a North Laurel woman killed in 2011 in Macon, Ga., pleaded guilty to a murder charge and was...

  • Wednesday
    Clear
    HI
    59°
    LO
    45°
  • Thursday
    Mostly clear
    HI
    65°
    LO
    36°
  • Friday
    Partly cloudy
    HI
    71°
    LO
    41°
  • Saturday
    Partly cloudy
    HI
    73°
    LO
    54°
  • Sunday
    Partly cloudy
    HI
    64°
    LO
    46°
  • Monday
    Rain
    HI
    64°
    LO
    43°
  • Tuesday
    Light rain
    HI
    60°
    LO
    42°
  • Wednesday
    Rain
    HI
    56°
    LO
    42°
  • Thursday
    Rain
    HI
    65°
    LO
    45°
  • Friday
    Rain
    HI
    57°
    LO
    42°

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Howard Co. police chief retiring

Howard Co. police chief retiring

Months after being thrust into a national spotlight as the face of Howard County's response to a murder-suicide at The Mall in Columbia,...

Successful Women: Carol Lombardo Weil

Successful Women: Carol Lombardo Weil

Owner, The Decorating Therapist, Columbia

MORE NEWS FROM HOWARD COUNTY

Pedestrian struck on shoulder of Laurel road

A 50-year-old Silver Spring woman was in serious but stable condition Sunday after being struck by a car on the shoulder of a road in Laurel...

Poet with populist streak to read in Columbia

If there is a stubbornly stereotypical image of poets writing in seclusion for a relatively small audience, it certainly does not apply to...

Columbia Association Election Coverage

The Columbia Association will hold elections on Saturday, April 26. During the elections, Columbia residents who pay the Columbia...

Damage from Lake Kittamaqundi fuel spill minimal

The Maryland Department of the Environment has categorized the damage done to downtown Columbia's Lake Kittamaqundi by a diesel fuel leak as...

Howard educators pass on a curve in Gallup poll

Educators and employees in Howard County schools are slightly more engaged than employees nationwide, according to the results of a Gallup...

Inner Arbor plans to add trees to Symphony Woods

The Inner Arbor Trust has announced plans to add 169 trees to Symphony Woods as part of phase one of its redevelopment of the 35-acre...

Ellicott City's Bean Hollow fills up with napkin art

Tucked in the very back of the Bean Hollow, a cozy coffee shop at the base of Ellicott City's Main Street, there's a black and white table...

Baltimore police officer indicted on sex abuse charges

A Baltimore city police officer and Columbia resident was indicted last week on multiple sex offense charges by a Howard County Grand Jury,...

Route 1 restaurant robbed at gunpoint [Howard County crime log]

The following is compiled from police reports. Descriptions of perpetrators are included only when the description makes...

Ulman postpones hearing on Merriweather bill

Progress in negotiations between the Howard County government and downtown Columbia developer Howard Hughes Corp. over the redevelopment...

Anthropologie, Talbots coming to Columbia mall expansion

Women's clothing retailers Anthropologie and Talbots are among three retailers that will be added this summer to the Columbia mall's...

Participants navigate Howard housing at annual fair

The eighth annual Come Home to Howard County fair on Saturday, April 12 attracted 900 people who spent half of a sunny, 70-degree day at...

Laurel Council votes to join new regional transportation agency

The Laurel City Council approved an ordinance this week that makes the city part of the new Regional Transit Agency aimed at replacing...

Columbia native named Dean of the University of Maryland School of Law

A Columbia native has been announced as the next Dean of the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law.

Diesel tank leaks in Columbia

Howard County and Maryland Department of the Environment officials are investigating a fuel spill that impacted a lake in Columbia Monday.

your neighborhood

CONNECT WITH US

HOWARD COUNTY VIDEOS

HOWARD COUNTY NEWS POWERED BY

HOWARD COUNTY ON FACEBOOK

HOWARD COUNTY ON TWITTER

SCHOOL CLOSINGS AND DELAYS

Baltimoresun.com's school closings database is designed to provide up-to-date, easy-to-access information in the event of inclement weather.

Find out if your school is participating and sign up for e-mail alerts.