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  • Everyman opens season with 'The Understudy'

    Everyman opens season with 'The Understudy'
    If there's one thing theatergoers like more than a play, it's a play about theater. The colorful world of backstage goings-on has fueled such absorbing dramas as Ronald Harwood's "The Dresser," which was a hit at Everyman Theatre last season, and "The...
  • Howard County banks on rain gardens to raise awareness of stormwater management

    Howard County banks on rain gardens to raise awareness of stormwater management
    Although he was a German major in college, these days Peter Bulka is shoveling dirt to build rain gardens. His colleague, Dave Gondoun, is planning to study cyber security when he starts classes at Howard Community College this fall. But whatever they...
  • Howard awards scholarships from county-sponsored Pathways program

    Howard awards scholarships from county-sponsored Pathways program
    When Howard Community College nursing student Danielle LaClair discovered that her tuition payment plan had been canceled, she didn't know what to think. As it turned out, the 28-year-old Ellicott City resident had no cause for worry. LaClair was...
  • Students spend summer break by the pool in Arbutus

    Students spend summer break by the pool in Arbutus
    On a sunny summer afternoon, Brooke Towns, 17, kept an alert gaze on two young girls splashing in the Wynnewood Pool as their mother and grandmother relaxed in two plastic lounge chairs nearby. Towns, a 2014 graduate of Catonsville High School, has been...
  • Howard Green Jobs program provides cash, experience for disadvantaged teens

    Howard Green Jobs program provides cash, experience for disadvantaged teens
    To say Lourdemilla Dorsainvil has had an interesting, productive summer job is like saying Germany had an interesting, productive World Cup tournament.  So far this year, the 17-year-old rising junior at Oakland Mills High School has, among other...
  • Unable to access better care amid ebola outbreak, Columbia man dies in Liberia

    Unable to access better care amid ebola outbreak, Columbia man dies in Liberia
    A Howard County man has died in Liberia after he slipped into a coma and was unable to be evacuated for medical care amid fears of an ebola outbreak abroad, his sister said Thursday.  Nathaniel Dennis, 24, suffered a seizure last week and his family had...
  • Family, friends remember Columbia man who died in Liberia as 'full of life'

    Family, friends remember Columbia man who died in Liberia as 'full of life'
    To his family, Nathaniel Dennis' life began as a wonder.  Born premature, Dennis survived infancy thanks to a shunt placed in his brain by Ben Carson, the world-famous Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon.  "I remember how tiny he was when his parents brought...
  • Support for county farmers is key ingredient of Film Feastival

    Support for county farmers is key ingredient of Film Feastival
    Chef-prepared dishes to sample and freshly picked local produce to buy — what could be more appetizing in July when local harvests are peaking? Mix in socializing with like-minded folks who care where their food comes from and a menu of short...
  • Baseball tryouts for 2015 season scheduled

    Email sports copy to howardcountysports@patuxent.com by 9 a.m. Monday Baseball AYRA 11U travel baseball tryouts have been announced for the spring 2015 season for Aug. 5 and 7 from 6-8 p.m., and Aug. 9 from 9 a.m. to noon. Tryouts are held at...
  • Columbia Festival of the Arts brings it home

    The 27th annual Columbia Festival of the Arts brings eclectic entertainment to Howard County from June 13 to 28. This year's edition also has a thematic title, "Bringing It Home," that calls attention to the festival's hometown status. There are at least...
  • Highest honors for Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts

    Three local Girl Scouts were recognized at the 2014 Girl Scouts of Central Maryland Precious Metal Ceremony held at the Clementine Peterson Activity Center in Ellicott City. Emily Abdow (Juliette program), McKenna Hearn (Troop 1372) and Catherine...
  • Howard Community College creates online resource from World War II interviews

    Howard Community College creates online resource from World War II interviews
    Don Casey has attended every annual reunion of the 238th Combat Engineer Battalion since the first in 1947. He shares stories of the battalion's battles in World War II, including its part in D-Day, the airborne and beach assault on Normandy, France, 70...