| Feb 16, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Centennial secured the sixth and final seed in the Howard County Cup tournament on the last day of the league season, as Howard and Mt. Hebron tied, 6-6.
Centennial earned the berth by virtue of its win against Howard earlier this season. Had...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 8:46 AM
The viewers stand transfixed, leaning in again and again for a closer look as they inspect 32 panels of photographs that capture both the everyday and the celebratory moments in the lives of Howard County's early black families. Many pull out their...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:28 PM
With the price of gasoline rapidly climbing toward $4 per gallon, the prospect of paying an additional tax on gas is not sitting well with county residents and businesses.
"Another 18 cents per gallon?" Columbia resident Nick Smalley said, after being...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Howard County Executive Ken Ulman is rounding up the troops to help fight against the governor's proposal to shift part of teacher pension costs to the counties.
At least 15 people from various county government and community groups — likely...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 2:51 PM
If most plays about race tackle that touchy topic in literally black-and-white terms, Dael Orlandersmith's 2002 play "Yellowman" favors shades of black. Brace yourself as the playwright's skin-deep insights soon go deeper in a fine Rep Stage production....
| Aug 9, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Many area high school students are concentrating on leisure activities, capitalizing on what remains of their summer. Wilde Lake High School rising junior Ni'Jah Richardson, on the other hand, figured this would be a fine time to improve her communication...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 2:57 PM
Since her first foray into painting using a kid's watercolor set, Alice Webb has come a long way.
Growing up in Annapolis in the 1950s and 1960s, she did needlework and crafted get-well cards for hospital patients at her mother's bidding. But she was...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:58 AM
Listings are accepted on a space-available basis. Events must be open to the public, and priority will be given to those in Howard County. Items typically appear two weeks prior to the date included in the listing if sent far enough in advance. Deadline...
| Apr 17, 2012
Soon after the death of his younger sister in 2008, Joshua Trevino was kicked out of his house and onto the streets of Dallas, with a heavy heart and nowhere to go. The 17-year old's future was filled with uncertainty.
Then came the plane ticket.
| Feb 29, 2012
Howard Community College
The men's basketball team starts Region XX tournament play Thursday, March 1 as the ninth seed. The Dragons will square off with CCBC-Catonsville at 7 p.m. The winner will advance to play top-seeded Cecil the following day at...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 11:22 AM
Since Gov. Martin O'Malleyreleased his budget proposal in January, complete with a plan to shift $240 million in teacher pension costs to the counties, Howard County Executive Ken Ulman has been telling anyone who will listen how the county's $17...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 2:53 PM
College dance concerts are always a fun place for brushing up on modern currents in the art, but spring semester programs are often a pure delight. They represent the culmination of eight months' work for student dancers who relish the opportunity to show...