| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Ebony Scott remembers vividly the day she got the piece of paper she hoped would change her life.
After receiving her diploma, she cried, celebrated, took pictures and went to TGI Friday's for dinner. She hadn't spoken to her grandmother in more than...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 10:11 AM
It remains to be seen whether the United States Congress can muster the responsibility and will to do what is right and achieve comprehensive immigration reform this year. Republican leadership in the House of Representatives continues to hold immigration...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:00 PM
It is amazing how last winter feels like so long ago.
But it was indeed just last March that the Howard Community College Dragons men's basketball team reached the National Junior College Athletic Association tournament in Danville, Illinois.
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:33 AM
Sixty-nine of the area's most academic-minded high school football players will be honored Wednesday night at the 51st Annual Scholar Athlete Awards Dinner sponsored by the Greater Baltimore Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 7:18 PM
More than 100 universities, including Goucher College and Loyola University Maryland, will clarify application instructions to ensure they are not violating federal law by requiring extra forms to determine eligibility for financial aid, Rep. Elijah E....
| Mar 8, 2014
| 12:39 AM
Light tackle jigging
Tuesday, March 11: Captain "Walleye Pete" Dahlberg will speak to the Northwest Chapter of the Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association about honing light tackle jigging skills. The free monthly meeting will be begin at 7:30 p.m....
| Mar 7, 2014
Howard Community College will host a series of career information sessions to give students and community members the opportunity to learn about different career options. Each session will feature a panel of working professionals from...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 1:49 PM
NEWARK, Del. — Delaware was down by 20 points with under 9 minutes left and the fans were beginning to empty from Bob Carpenter Center, which was nothing new to the Blue Hens' men's basketball program. The student section stuck around longer than...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 7:33 PM
By the time Devin Gray finished his junior year at Clemson, he was considered one of the best basketball players in the Atlantic Coast Conference. A 6-foot-6, 230-pound forward, Gray had a game that combined power and finesse, grit and grace. His left-...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:02 AM
Seven high school seniors from Carroll County Public Schools have been named finalists in the 59th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, according to a news release from the school system.
The merit scholarship program honors individual students...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Two decades before Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg wrote the best-seller "Lean In," urging women to empower themselves at work, a handful of female leaders in Baltimore joined forces to do the same thing.
Network 2000, a statewide...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 3:37 PM
When I think of ice skating in this area, I immediately go to Patricia Muth, who has taught the sport here and in Laurel for more than four decades.
Co-founder of the Columbia Figure Skating Club, she was inducted into the Howard County Community Sports...