| May 18, 2014
| 3:37 PM
As the nation observes Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month in May, students and staff at a scholastic program in Columbia can boast that they highlight Chinese heritage year round.
Each Sunday, they gather at Howard Community College in Columbia for...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:10 AM
Last week, the Howard County farmers markets kicked off the 2014 season with five markets — two in Ellicott City — that are now open through the last week of November.
This market is a great way for the community to buy locally grown...
| May 20, 2014
| 1:49 PM
I am predicting that when we evaluate the Baltimore Ravens' 2014 draft after this season, the name with the most upside will be none other than former River Hill star Mike Campanaro. If used properly, Campanaro could become a big time receiver like Wes...
| May 26, 2014
| 3:05 AM
If you visited all of the countries musically sampled in the Columbia Orchestra's season-concluding concert, you would be away the entire summer. Fortunately, you can make a vicarious trip in a single evening at a program titled "Exotic Landscapes" on...
| May 27, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Last summer, 19-year old Trevor Pozoulakis first auditioned for the NBC television show "The Voice" in New York.
While the Howard Community College student didn't make the final cut with his rendition of "Sunday Morning" by Maroon 5, the aspiring...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:23 PM
A group of young men at Howard Community College are giving new meaning to the Orwellian phrase, "Big Brother is watching you."
They are members of the community college's leadership program Howard PRIDE (Purpose, Respect, Initiative, Determination,...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:15 AM
For years, the Bard family has biked everywhere from libraries and farmer's markets to friends' homes and downtown Columbia events.
Luda, Aaron and their children — Ammi, 3, Ari, 7, and Ellie, 9 — love traveling via bike, but the snacks...
| May 28, 2014
| 8:05 AM
As an Oakland Mills High School graduate and a student at Howard Community College before transferring nearly 60 credits to American University, Maureen Evans Arthurs believes she is a prime example of what can result from community investment in...
| May 29, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Among the generations of fine ancestors Dennis Ayers discovered while climbing through the branches of his family tree are a "witch" and an "Indian-slayer." Then there's the 11th-century tale of the origin of his family name with William the Conqueror's...
| May 29, 2014
| 12:14 PM
These groups meet regularly
Acupuncture Happy Hour — First and third Monday, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Relax and recharge with 20 minutes of auricular (ear) acupuncture. Classical Acupuncture and Healing Center, 8821 Columbia 100 Pkwy., Suite 5, Columbia....
| May 30, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Over the past 15 years, Carroll Community College has seen the campus expand, enrollment grow and program offerings increase under the leadership of Dr. Faye Pappalardo.
This summer, Pappalardo will retire and a familiar face on campus will become the...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:55 AM
For Long Reach High School students, Pomp and Circumstance wasn't the only graduation anthem on their minds last week.
Thanks to a group of five seniors, Long Reach's Class of 2014 had a graduation theme written by their classmates.
"It was a coming-...