| Feb 11, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Nova A. Scott, a retired Baltimore public schools educator who became the first African-American woman to serve on the Howard County Commission on Aging, died Wednesday of complications from an infection at Howard County General Hospital.
She was 86....
| Feb 11, 2013
| 8:25 AM
When Jonah Posner developed a fever last spring, his mother, Tracy, didn’t think much of it. The then-2-year-old was eating, drinking and sleeping as he usually did.
“He had no other symptoms besides the fever,” Tracy Posner says....
| Feb 4, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Clara Mae Boender, a retired reading specialist and elementary school teacher who taught for 54 years, died of multisystem organ failure Jan. 12 at Howard County General Hospital. The Ellicott City resident was 86.
Born Clara Mae Crouch in Baltimore...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 1:23 PM
A Catonsville landscaper died after falling from a tree in Clarksville Tuesday, Jan. 29, according to Howard County Police.
Police responded to the 8500 block of Reservoir Road shortly after 10 a.m., where they found Michael Joseph Dingle, 40, owner...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:46 AM
As a caregiver, Richard DeCaro knows that a little kindness goes a long way. And now he has a local nonprofit organization to thank for making his life a little easier.
The Dorsey’s Search resident began taking care of his wife, Ellen, in 2008...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 11:30 AM
An elderly man involved in a Jan. 11 car accident near the intersection of Dorsey Run Road and Route 175 in Jessup died this week as a result of his injuries, Howard County Police said Thursday.
Charles Dorn, 86, of Linthicum, died on Jan. 22, police...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 8:37 AM
The 18-year-old driver of a Honda Civic stuck by a Mack truck outside of Mt. Hebron High School last week has been upgraded to serious condition at University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, a hospital spokesperson said Friday morning.
| Jan 15, 2013
| 10:25 AM
The teen pulled from a burning, overturned car by an off-duty Howard County Police officer near Route 97 in Carroll County last week has been released from the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center and admitted to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Robert A. Makofski, a retired Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory scientist and administrator who headed Howard County General Hospital's board, died of cancer Dec. 25 at Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport, Maine. The former Columbia resident was 81....
| Jan 2, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Elijah Asher Jimenez became the first baby born at Howard County General Hospital in 2013, the hospital announced Wednesday in a news release.
Seven-pound, 2-ounce Elijah was welcomed into the world by Columbia residents Gillian and Jimmy Jimenez at 7:...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Howard County Police investigators have confirmed the teenage driver of the Honda Civic struck by a Mack truck outside of Mt.Hebron High School on the afternoon of Thursday, Jan. 3 failed to stop at the stop sign when exiting the school parking lot. ...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 9:25 AM
A 22-year-old man who attempted suicide at the Howard County Detention Center in Jessup over the weekend is back at the facility and under 24-hour watch, officials said Sunday.
Demetrius Hunt, 22, who was serving an 18-month sentence for second-degree...