| Nov 27, 2013
| 3:25 AM
As we come to the close of another challenging year on the economic front for many, local nonprofit groups throughout the area are struggling to make ends meet and address growing needs in the community.
These groups and the people they serve need our...
| Aug 8, 2013
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
The Bain Center
5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acting Up! Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:01 AM
Laurel police report felonies, arrests and property crimes. Prince George's County police report violent crimes and property crimes.Howard County police report major crimes, break-ins and car thefts.
City of Laurel
Fourth Street/Ashford Boulevard, Aug....
| Jan 7, 2014
| 10:16 AM
The new cell phone and social media rules in Howard County schools have been in place for almost five months now, but questions remain among parents as to how the changes are impacting their children's education.
So the PTA Council of Howard County...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Aberdeen police reports:
A customer was disorderly Friday at BP service station, in the 800 block of West Bel Air Avenue.
A driver was disorderly Friday in the 500 block of Hickory Drive.
A theft was reported at Aberdeen High School on...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 1:08 PM
It seems that just about all kids, from toddlers to teenagers, have a smartphone, tablet or other device in their hands at one time or another. But too much screen time might not be healthy, especially if it's replacing physical activities or...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 3:52 PM
This has been a very busy season on the “Sunday Night Football” sidelines for NBC Sports reporter Michele Tafoya, who will be in Baltimore tonight covering the Ravens-Pittsburgh Steelers matchup.
In the season opener between the Ravens and...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:16 AM
The following is compiled from police reports. The Columbia Flier includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible.
A security officer observed a man exposing himself while sitting on the balcony of a...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler raised quite a few eyebrows recently when he suggested that inmates in the state's prisons be given tablet computers to help them further their educations, search for job opportunities online and keep in touch with...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:39 AM
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
An apartment in the 900 block of Southerly Road was...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Maryland State Police warn: beware of fake Apples.
In a raid last week at Arundel Mills in Hanover, police confiscated hundreds of counterfeit Apple products being sold at the Cyberion store and the ST Tech Pros kiosk, according to state police.
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:40 AM
The Lutheran church in Maryland can possibly trace its roots as far back as 1747 when small numbers of Lutherans and German Reformers began meeting in private homes primarily in northern Carroll and Frederick Counties.
“The first church building...