| 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,...
| 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...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:05 AM
When Peggy Walton returned to Ukraine six months ago, 20 years after a two-year stint as a Peace Corps volunteer, she only wanted to quell her own restlessness and satisfy her curiosity about how the country had changed.
Little did the retired Howard...
| 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....
| Mar 19, 2014
| 3:40 AM
Howard Hughes Corp.'s latest plan for the idle, undeveloped crescent property in Columbia is to create an urban downtown with a Bethesda Row-esque streetscape that will house retail, restaurants, residential and civic space.
The plan calls for 2,100...
| 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-...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Sunday, March 23
Home show The Howard County Home Show will be held 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ten Oaks Ballroom, 5000 Signal Bell Lane, Clarksville. $5 for adults; $3 for retired and active military; children under 10 free. Appraiser Todd Peenstra will...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 5:30 PM
The rosters have been announced for the third annual Howard County boys basketball All-Star game.
The showcase event, which will be played this upcoming Friday night (March 28) at 7 p.m. at Howard Community College, features 18 of the top seniors from...
| May 5, 2014
| 3:10 AM
A throng of students from Elkridge Landing Middle School swarmed across the historic Belmont property in Elkridge last week.
They examined lichen on century-old tombstones, built makeshift erosion filters and dressed up in 19th-century costumes to...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 9:17 AM
From the outside, Belmont Manor and Historic Park in Elkridge hasn’t changed much.
The 68-acre estate is still home to the Georgian-style, stucco-on-brick manor house, built by Caleb Dorsey in 1738. It still has intricate gardens and rolling hills...
| May 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Corey Andrews may only be 19 years old, but he believes his recent experiences in the Howard County Public School System make him best suited for the Board of Education.
"Having come through the school system recently, it gives me an interesting...