| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:50 AM
Preliminary plans to build a hotel, 400 residential units, retail and office space on approximately 23 acres of land on downtown Columbia's crescent property will be revealed at a pre-submission community meeting.
The meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m....
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:18 PM
The 11th annual "Celebration of Sports" is being held Oct. 15 at the Turf Valley Resort and Conference Center and, as part of the festivities, a new class is being inducted into the Community Sports Hall of Fame.
This year's six inductees will join an...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Howard Community College's Arts Collective will host a musical revue by former HCC student Jason Downs and other alums this weekend.
The show, "Why Am I Not Famous?" is a comical exploration of fame and celebrity by Downs, who in his 30-year show-...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:31 PM
I had the good fortune to attend the first of a new series of lectures at Howard Community College dedicated to advancing the work of the late Paul R. Willging, a greatly respected health planning expert and Columbia resident.
The speaker was Dr. Bill...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 4:10 AM
Candlelight Concert Society has been presenting classical music concerts in Howard County for so many years that one could say it's tending an eternal flame. It's not fixated on the past, though, because its 41st season opens with a forward-looking...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 12:31 PM
The Howard Community College cross country program traveled to Dickinson College over the weekend to compete at the Red Devil Long/Short Classic. The unique format has men’s races at 8k and 4k, and women’s races at 4k and 6k. The team was...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Martha Rowe Robyn Levy Girl Scout Troop 4602 Route One Day Resource Center.
Congratulations to Martha Rowe and Robyn Levy of Girl Scout Troop 4602. The girls earned their Silver Awards, the highest offered in Girl Scouting, by organizing Hugs for the...
| Sep 26, 2013
The rain held off just long enough at Howard Community College's 26th Annual Columbia Classic Grand Prix on Sept. 21 at Marama Farm in Clarksville, as world-class equestrians gathered to compete on a challenging course of obstacles, jumps, twists and...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:10 AM
Horton Foote crafted gentle dramas about ordinary lives. The late playwright's "A Young Lady of Property," which opens the Rep Stage season, is set in a Texas town in 1925. Although it's such an insular place that it seems unlikely the small-town gossip...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:30 AM
It seems appropriate that the three-artist exhibit at the Howard County Arts Council, "Tension and Flow: Sculpture in Flux," sprawls over so much of the floor and walls in its Gallery I. Art will seem to cover much of Howard County this weekend, as the...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:47 AM
Congratulations to West Friendship resident Taylor Murphy, a freshman at Howard Community College, and recent graduate of Mount St. Joseph High School, who received his Eagle Scout rank from the Boy Scouts of America in the spring of 2013.
| Sep 16, 2013
| 10:13 AM
The Howard Community College Dragons traveled to York College of Pennsylvania to compete in the Coach Achtzehn Classic. The men placed fourth out of 11 teams, while the women were 10th.
Adam Gartrell (Reservoir) continues to lead the men after placing...