| Feb 1, 2014
| 4:00 AM
In the days after a gunman killed two people and himself at The Mall in Columbia, the Nail Trix salon heard from many nervous customers canceling appointments.
Manicurist Van Le took several of those calls, struck 15 appointments off his calendar and...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Shafon Robinson found comfort in how well her children seemed to be coping this past week. They had been elsewhere in The Mall in Columbia when the shooter killed two store employees and — in a moment that still haunts her — turned and fired...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 3:20 AM
A hand-painted sign promising "Free Bread" appears every Thursday in front of the Living Hope Church of God on Montgomery Street, offering bags of bread and pastry to anyone, with no questions asked and no strings attached.
The gourmet bread, donated...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:43 PM
The Hippodrome Theatre at the France-Merrick Performing Arts Center, a key venue in the blossoming Bromo Tower Arts and Entertainment District, is getting a new president with a history of sparking the redevelopment of an arts community.
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:01 PM
William Lee Daniels, 23, of the first block of Ray Avenue, was arrested Thursday on a bench warrant in a case he was charged with driving while his license was suspended.
Joshua Paul Antlitz, 29, of the 600 block of Law Street and the 500...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 7:05 PM
It's nice to see that Laurel is getting a new movie theater. Long over due. Does Laurel really need another Outback and Panera Bread? If they really want to have restaurants how about the Cheesecake Factory or UNO.
Why another grocery store when there is...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:38 AM
With a smudge of ash on his forehead and a friendly smile lighting up his face, the Rev. Kristofer Lindh-Payne will be spending Ash Wednesday greeting morning and evening commuters at the Ridgely Road light rail station.
After a hearty "Good morning,"...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 12:27 PM
When you meet LaTaunya Howard, it doesn't take long to realize she enjoys being around people.
She flashes her smile almost by default, but not in a way that feels contrived, and her demeanor and tone make you feel at ease.
It helps explain why Howard,...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:10 AM
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office continues to search for a man suspected of robbing two people in the parking lot of the Panera Bread in Eldersburg Saturday.
According to police, two people were sitting in their car about 8:50 p.m. Saturday when they...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Darion Marcus Aguilar was familiar with The Mall in Columbia. He hung around outside, smoking with small groups, police said.
The revelation Tuesday provided the first solid link between Aguilar and the shopping center at the core of this Howard...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:23 PM
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| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:42 AM
Matthew Steven Allen, 33, of the 300 block of Stevens Circle, was arrested Thursday on a bench warrant in a case in which he was charged with theft less than $1,000.
Items were possibly stolen from a house Thursday in the 600 block of South...