| Jun 7, 2013
Libby Richardson, Chairman of The Cody G. Richardson Memorial Scholarship Foundation, gives the following report:
The second annual Cody G. Richardson Relentless Run 5K and Fun Walk to benefit the Cody G. Richardson Memorial Scholarship Fund was held on...
| May 29, 2013
| 5:20 AM
The Howard County Board of Education has adopted a $725.5 million operating budget for fiscal year 2014, up more than three percent from last year's budget.
The unanimous vote on Tuesday, May 28, came after the County Council last week approved a $923.5...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:52 PM
"How can a man who collects taxes," Gov. William Donald Schaefer asked at Louis L. Goldstein's 81sth birthday party in 1994, "be so popular?" That is perhaps the greatest achievement of this great Marylander, who was born 100 years ago, and who died 15...
| May 31, 2013
| 6:50 PM
The Navy is investigating the alleged sexual assault last year of a female midshipman at the Naval Academy by three members of the football team, a Pentagon spokesman confirmed Friday.
The woman has told investigators she remembers little of the...
| May 31, 2013
| 1:18 PM
As the first heat wave hit the city mid-week, at least four schools ran out of drinking water, city school officials confirmed.
The Sun received emails from around the city reporting that schools hadn't received deliveries from water companies--and...
| May 22, 2013
| 7:59 AM
In the fight against bullying, local high school students have stitched together their thoughts and feelings through quilts.
More than 130 National Arts Honor Society students from Howard County participated in “Kindness Works,” an...
| May 24, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Bus drivers and aides employed by a Baltimore schools contractor say that unsafe conditions such as fires and mold spores are endangering lives and unfair wages are threatening their livelihoods.
The grievances were aired Thursday at a rally of...
| May 30, 2013
| 7:09 AM
Six people will be added to the Edgewood High School Hall of Fame during afternoon and evening ceremonies to be held at the school on Wednesday, June 5. The six will join 20 others inducted during the first two years of the program which honors alumni,...
| May 22, 2013
| 5:44 PM
This letter is in response to Stephen Musselman's opinion letter about the HCPSS Wellness Policy revisions. In his letter, Mussleman claims that the HOCO PTA's are taking a "hard lined stance against student health… ." The PTA's oppose the proposed...
| Jun 28, 2013
The University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center will offer exercise classes in beginning yoga, pilates, yoga/pilates combination, fitness fusion, prenatal yoga, Yin yoga and zumba starting July 15. The session will run for...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 1:24 PM
Doris C. Simpson, an avid gardener and birder who had been a garden club president, died Tuesday from cerebrovascular disease at the Cathedral Village retirement community in Philadelphia. She was 94.
The former Doris McElroy Cullings was born and raised...
| May 23, 2013
| 2:46 PM
The Howard County Council adopted a $923.5 million general fund spending plan Thursday that increases allocations for schools and police while not raising income or property taxes.
The council voted 4-1 to approve the budget, roughly $2.7 million...