Mir leaves Laurel church for mission work

Mir leaves Laurel church for mission work

When Pastor Segundo Mir first became a priest in the late 1960s in Cuba, he knew he wanted to become a missionary.

Forest Ridge Elementary's first day of school [Pictures]

Forrest Ridge Elementary's first day of school [Pictures]

Forrest Ridge Elementary opened its doors to students and teachers for the first day of school in the Howard County school system.


Anne Arundel school system unveils new elementary pilot program

Anne Arundel County public schools will launch a pilot program in the new school year giving some...

Audience applause will chose winner in final youth showcase

This year's Laurel Youth Music Showcase will end Aug. 21 with a final music competition at Granville...

Monarch Global Academy Contract School will relieve overcrowding at three local schools

For more than six months, Donna O'Shea was a principal without a school.

Seems like everyone passes through Laurel, at one time or another [Commentary]

From George Washington to George Wallace to the Astrodon johnstoni dinosaurs that roamed the wilds...

Patuxent Widowed Persons Service elects officers

The Patuxent Widowed Persons Service elected the following officers for two-year terms beginning...

Laurel's Olive Garden donates surplus food to LARS

One by one, Wendy Krehbiel fills her car trunk with bags filled with fully-prepared meals from the...

Laurel hosted educational experiments in the 1970s [History Matters]

Student activism in the late 1960s spawned a wave of educational reform, and students were...

Developer attorneys have killed referendum process [Letter]

The referendum process in Howard County is dead. I'm not referring to the outcome of the court cases...

Man killed in apparent murder-suicide attempt in Laurel

A man allegedly shot and killed another man who was dating his estranged wife before attempting to...

Local schools schedule back-to-school events

School has started and it is time to start thinking about Back-to-School Nights. This is a great...

Two entrepreneurs open Jailbreak Brewing Co. in North Laurel

Friends Kasey Turner and Justin Bonner had high-powered, top-paying jobs running companies in Howard...

LifeLine contracts received little scrutiny at Board of Public Works

Maryland's Board of Public Works, a panel that includes the governor and other top state officials,...


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