| May 30, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Like so much else in Columbia, the taproot of Howard County General Hospital reaches down to James Rouse.
In the late 1960s, the founder of Columbia asked Johns Hopkins Hospital and the Connecticut General Insurance Co., which was financing Columbia, to...
| May 31, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Howard County residents have two opportunities this weekend to attend events geared toward improving their health and well-being.
On Saturday, June 1, from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Howard High School in Ellicott City, County Councilmember Calvin Ball holds...
| May 22, 2013
| 11:05 AM
A Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services hazardous materials team cleared a potentially hazard chemical mixture Wednesday morning caused by a cleaning crew at the Columbia Athletic Club.
According to a department spokesman, the crew was...
| May 22, 2013
| 4:45 AM
The Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services was recognized for having the best EMS program in the state foe 2013 by the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems.
According to news release, the “Star of Life”...
| 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:...