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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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NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Howard CyberSecurity Academy students get real world training

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...

Your guide to Howard County's new breweries

Your guide to Howard County's new breweries

Brewer Justin Bonner admits he was once more of a wine geek.

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.

Wedding photographer and Centennial grad robbed, beaten during event 

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

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...

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.

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...

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.

Four forums aim to educate Howard voters before general election

With less than seven weeks until the general election, two upcoming candidate forums aim to help Howard County voters make informed...

Two Howard projects recognized by state engineering organization

Two Howard County environmental projects were recognized with awards from the County Engineers Association of Maryland at its conference...

Howard Deputy Sheriff recognized as Deputy of the Year

Howard County Deputy Sheriff Robert Alexander has been named 2013 Deputy of the Year at the Maryland Chiefs of Police & Sheriffs...

Howard state candidates forum puts spotlight on mental health

Howard County's General Assembly candidates met Saturday to focus on a topic seldom discussed on the campaign trail: mental illness.  

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