| Aug 22, 2012
| 10:04 AM
As summer fades into fall, more than 50,000 students in Howard County are preparing for the 2012-2013 school year, which starts Monday, Aug. 27.
Several changes will face both students and educators with the toll of the first bell.
One of the biggest...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Shortly before retiring this summer, Howard County school superintendent Sydney Cousin told employees in the central office that he was giving them a pay raise but did not take the matter before the school board for approval.
Some board members say...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Deputy Superintendent Mamie Perkins, who served as interim superintendent for several months last year when then-Superintendent Sydney Cousin was on medical leave, has retired from the Howard County Public School System.
Spokeswoman Rebecca Amani-Dove...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 2:53 PM
New Howard school superintendent Renee Foose has named a deputy superintendent of operations, as part of an effort to divvy up duties held by deputy superintendent Mamie Perkins, who retired last week.
Howard County schools chief operating officer Ray...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Elizabeth Grace Chesney, a former colleague of Howard Superintendent Renee Foose, has been named the school system's Chief Accountability Officer.
Foose's announcement of Chesney came Thursday, Aug. 16, followed immediately by a unanimous approval from...
| May 18, 2012
| 10:04 AM
The County Council Thursday decided to postpone approval of County Executive Ken Ulman's $899 million budget, as school officials wait to see if they will get more money from the state and try to reduce costs for a new elementary school.
| Dec 14, 2008
On Dec.28, 1958, the NFL's best offense and defense, its finest quarterback, its best possession receiver and big-play threat, its most dominant defensive lineman and prototype offensive tackles, its best-rounded linebacker and its most promising...
| Dec 23, 2007
The words just tumbled out of Tony Della Rose's mouth.
He was trying to say something inspirational about the Ravens at his family's bar in White Marsh. But he had just watched some special on the Nature Channel, and he found himself talking about apes....
| Sep 28, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Carmine Sardo leads a double life much akin to that of a comic book superhero. By day, he's a mild-mannered merchant, tending to his La Crescenta auto and boat upholstery business. After dark, Sardo is transmogrified into a musical crusader, a player of...
| Jun 5, 2011
| 1:42 PM
LONDON (KTLA) -- A man who suffered from both Leukemia and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) stunned doctors when he underwent a unique type of bone marrow transplant that seemed to cure him of his HIV.
Timothy Ray Brown, known as the "Berlin Patient"...
| Oct 20, 2010
| 4:35 PM
âGhettoPhysics: Will the Real Pimps and Ho's Please Stand Up!â is the latest from filmmaker William Arntz, whose last film was the ludicrous âWhat the Bleep Do We Know!?â (2004; expanded âDown the Rabbit Holeâ release,...
| May 1, 2011
GLENDALE — Now a 6-foot-3, 309-pound man, Zack Williams has been a football player since he was just a 7-year-old boy.
Thus, when the 22-year-old former Glendale Community College standout received a phone call from the Carolina Panthers telling...