| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:29 AM
My daughter was in a play this past weekend. She'd worked really hard on her lines, and my husband I were very excited to see the production but were trying to act somewhat cool so as to not make her extra nervous.
The big night came. The costume was...
| Dec 12, 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.
•Acupuncture. Thursdays, 9 a.m. $20 group...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Dr. Peter C. Maloney, an internationally known biochemist who was a professor of physiology and associate dean for graduate students at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, died Dec. 12 of cancer at his Bare Hills home. He was 72.
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Connor Jeffrey Cullum, 18, of the 2200 block of Park Beach Drive, was charged Wednesday with possessing marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Elizabeth P. Swain, 26, of the 100 block of Post Road, was charged Tuesday with disorderly conduct....
| Dec 21, 2013
| 11:39 AM
Straight from the '90s, Furby is back on store shelves this holiday season, along with classic toys that never left: Barbie, Hot Wheels and Elmo, to name a few.
But more than ever, tech-related playthings are elbowing their way onto the traditional...
| 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...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:35 PM
For the second time in her life, Grace Leto will have to bury a child.
In 1983, she said, her 18-year-old daughter was killed in a car accident in Baltimore. On Friday, another daughter, Kimberly Leto, 51, was stabbed to death after she happened upon...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:04 AM
Students at Elkridge Landing Middle School are taking part in a new, expanded program that is putting the newest technology in the palms of their hands.
The Elkridge middle school was the first in the county last year to implement an iPad pilot...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:07 PM
At first glance, Orioles reliever Darren O’Day is just another fortunate jock who played top-shelf college baseball, married the beautiful blond, cruised to the majors and is now a millionaire.
Get to know O’Day, though, and the...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:10 AM
The following is compiled from police reports. The Howard County Times includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible.
Daylong Lane, 6100 block, 11:17 a.m. Sept. 27. Man exposed himself...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:20 AM
The following is compiled from police reports. The Columbia Flier includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible.
Cloudleap Court, 8700 block, 9:10 p.m. Sept. 24. Two masked men entered Long Reach Pizza....
| Feb 3, 2014
| 2:15 PM
A new app from the publishers of "The Handy Answer Book for Kids" is a great resource for curious kids (and their parents, who — gasp — actually don’t know everything). Why do dogs bark? Why is the sky blue? Why do people have to grow...