| Dec 19, 2013
| 11:10 AM
The Baltimore Washington Corridor Chamber Women in Business is sponsoring a business luncheon Friday, Jan. 10 from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Howard Community College, Rouse Company Foundation Student Services Hall, Room 400 at 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway,...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 11:35 AM
At the first of his public hearings on Howard County's Fiscal Year 2015 budget, County Executive Ken Ulman sounded a hopeful note.
"Budgetwise, I think we're beginning to emerge out of the depths of the great recession," he told the crowd of more than...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 7:22 AM
On the reality TV program "Shark Tank," investors bicker, maneuver and generally steal the thunder from aspiring entrepreneurs who come before them to pitch ideas.
Unlike the Tin Man who clanks and clatters as he nervously asks the Wizard of Oz for a...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 12:08 PM
I hope everyone has a great new year. The holidays came upon us so fast this year, what with Thanksgiving being so late. And the weather has been so strange — ice and snow before winter officially started, then on the shortest day of the year people...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:05 AM
A young classical music trio that is making a name for itself, MiXt performs for the Candlelight Concert Society on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 8 p.m. at Howard Community College's Smith Theatre. It's the first time MiXt has appeared in the Candlelight series....
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:01 AM
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| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:03 AM
In the upside-down world of radio and TV, where careers come and go like chunks of ice in pre-Christmas storms, Adam Vorce is making his mark. And he is doing it the old-fashioned way, by wearing out shoe leather, by developing contacts, by staying...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:10 AM
The Howard County Public School System announced at 5:30 a.m. that all schools will be closed Monday.
All evening activities in the schools, both school- and community-sponsored, have been canceled. That includes any athletic practices and games.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 7:10 AM
The Columbia Orchestra celebrates great music at every concert, but its upcoming program also offers another cause for celebration. Music director Jason Love observes his 15th anniversary leading the group with a program called "The Maestro's Anniversary"...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:54 AM
The community response Monday night to detailed plans for unique structures and artistic landscaping in Symphony Woods in downtown Columbia could be categorized as cautiously optimistic as residents both praised and questioned the plan.
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The phrase of the day was "invasive plants," defined as species that take over an area outside their natural environments at the expense of native plants.
Students from three Howard County middle schools have already learned enough about invasive...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 10:49 AM
Ellen Irene Rhudy, a writer and activist for Patapsco Valley environmental causes who also performed in community theater productions, died of complications from leukemia Nov. 24 at Howard County General Hospital. The Marriottsville resident was 69.