| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:16 AM
Howard County Police have arrested a 20-year-old man in connection with a November robbery along the Route 29 footbridge in Columbia.
The Nov. 12 incident, which was the second at the bridge in four weeks, prompted police to increase police presence...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 8:06 AM
Your smart phone is often thought of as unhealthy. It can make you anti-social, be a danger while driving and probably makes you fat (doesn't everything?). But hundreds of health experts are gathering in Prince George's County this week to discuss how a...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Howard County police announced Monday that the department has launched a new smartphone app allowing residents to anonymously send crime tips by text, email, photo or video, according to a police news release.
Howard County police are the first...
| May 28, 2013
| 4:00 AM
"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a...
| May 20, 2013
| 7:21 AM
In middle school, I went to a camp that was probably similar to a lot of other camps in that it focused on "wilderness" skills.
We lived in a cabin in the middle of the woods, with a toilet in a distant building and very little electricity.
| May 20, 2013
| 1:20 PM
The following is compiled from local police reports.
Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
If you have any information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872....
| May 22, 2013
| 4:46 AM
Many summer resorts boast spectacular beaches and a vast array of fabulous accommodations. So what distinguishes one beach town from another? Along coastal Delaware, it's the indigenous flavors that set it apart from its sand-strewn neighbors to the north...
| May 21, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Robin L. Graver, 22, of the 600 block of Plater Street, was charged Saturday with possessing a drug other than marijuana.
Joe A. Epps, 25, whose address is listed as a post office box, was charged Saturday with possessing a drug other than...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:27 AM
This may shock you, but a new survey shows that kids would rather play video games than read. As a parent who struggles to keep screen time to a miniumm (while also checking email on my iPhone every two minutes), it's a sad reminder of what many of us...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Let's Get Organized — "Organizing for the Season," Wed., May 15, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Laurel-Beltsville Senior Activity Center, 7120 Contee Road. Judy Tiger, of Just That Simple, shares tips on putting away winter clothes and organizing for spring and...
| May 2, 2013
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Touch.baltimoresun.com, specially designed to be interacted with on touch screens, automatically adjusts its presentation according to your device.
Readers visiting baltimoresun.com on...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 6:10 PM
— At 2:42 p.m. on Monday — just minutes before the first bomb exploded along the marathon course — Carol Downing's son-in-law and daughters were positioned perfectly to watch her run past the blue-and-yellow finish line painted across...