| Apr 10, 2013
| 8:37 AM
The former home of Woodmont Academy off Frederick Road in Cooksville is surrounded by horse farms, all of which are entered in the Howard County Agricultural Preservation Program.
For Jennifer "Bird" Mobberley, who lives on the 134-acre farm directly...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 2:17 PM
The round of applause made 10-month-old Tafsir Islam cry in the arms of his aunt, Sanjida Islam, but they could have been tears of joy. Just seconds before, his parents had won the opportunity to purchase a new three-bedroom townhouse at a below market...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 8:12 PM
Dr. Syed Wasimul Haque, the president of the United Maryland Muslim Council, condemned the "cowardly terrorist act" at the Boston Marathon Monday that has killed three and wounded more than 100.
"Our prayers go out for the fallen victims and to the city...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 5:36 AM
A lifetime of selfless service was rewarded last month when retired Johns Hopkins Hospital surgeon and Cockeysville resident Dr. David Hungerford was given the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons' Humanitarian Award at the association's annual meeting...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Most residents in western Howard County want to raise a family surrounded by farmland where they can walk down the street to feed the horses, according to Woodbine resident Glenn Moran.
"I think that's what people have come to know and love about the...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 10:55 AM
A bill has been introduced in the U.S. Senate that would allow a foreign country, Israel, to discriminate against select groups of American citizens — including Americans who have expressed criticism of its policies. Disappointingly, the bill, S.B....
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
MEET THE CANDIDATES
When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| May 3, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Commentators Zainab Choudry and Saqib Ali complain that Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin co-sponsored legislation to extend a visa waiver program to Israel ("Don't let Israel discriminate," April 30).
The waiver program currently allows citizens of 37...
| May 2, 2013
| 9:08 AM
In the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings, we heard strong proclamations from the president that "justice will be served." It should be.
Our spirit of justice is based on the principle that punishment should outweigh any benefit derived from...
| May 4, 2013
| 11:00 AM
In their commentary, Zainab Choudry and Saqib Ali ("Don't let Israel discriminate," April 30) objected to Senate Bill 462 (the U.S.-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2013) introduced recently in the U.S. Senate that advocates Israel's right to deny...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 5:45 PM
The former home of a local Catholic school in Cooksville could soon become an Islamic community center, but some area residents say the plans could change the rural face of western Howard County.
The Dar-us-Salaam Muslim community is considering a move...
| May 6, 2013
| 12:45 PM
The article by Zainab Choudry and Saqib Ali on Israel's supposed discrimination against Arab-American and Muslim citizens is missing a big part of the story in the Arab and Muslim world ("Don't let Israel discriminate," April 30).
Former Secretary of...