RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Howard County

A collection of news and information related to Howard County published by this site and its partners.

Top Howard County Articles

Displaying items 61-72
  • Howard, Anne Arundel join to form new Regional Transportation Agency

    Howard, Anne Arundel join to form new Regional Transportation Agency
    Howard County Executive Ken Ulman announced Thursday that Howard and Anne Arundel counties will be joining together to form a new transit partnership to jointly operate regional bus routes.  The new organization, the Regional Transportation Agency of...
  • As state makes final health care push, residents flock to Healthy Howard for help

    As state makes final health care push, residents flock to Healthy Howard for help
    A little after noon on a Saturday in mid-March, Amit Vora stood in line, his aunt and uncle at his side, hoping to find some answers to their health care questions. Vora said he was at the end of his rope. He had done research online and called hotlines...
  • Second Democrat sets sights on District 9 Senate race

    Second Democrat sets sights on District 9 Senate race
    Almost a decade ago, when Ryan Frederic was looking to relocate his aerospace security, research and simulation business, he landed upon Howard County. "This was the place," he said. He decided to move his company, Applied Defense Solutions, from West...
  • 'Ballots continued to pour in on the Columbia Opinion Poll' [History Matters]

    March 1965 Public weighs in on Columbia In a article related to the new town of Columbia: "Ballots continued to pour in on the Columbia Opinion Poll with the largest response in any survey conducted for this paper, 80 percent of the ballots were now...
  • Montgomery County healthiest, Baltimore City unhealthiest

    Montgomery County healthiest, Baltimore City unhealthiest
    Residents of Montgomery County are the healthiest in the state, knocking Howard County out of the top spot, according to an annual report of health rankings released Wednesday. Baltimore City was the unhealthiest, although it has seen improvements in...
  • Elkridge Volleyball House offers spring camps

    Email sports copy to howardcountysports@patuxent.com by 9 a.m. Monday. Volleyball The Volleyball House in Elkridge is hosting spring camps on April 21 and April 24. Camps are from 12 to 5 p.m. Participants must be ages 9-18. The cost is $60 for one...
  • Event will mark B&O museum's place in history [Mostly Main Street]

    The B&O Railroad Museum, Ellicott City Station, is presenting "A Journey from Roads to Rails" at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 29. The Ellicott City Station is such an important part of American history, and we have it right here. When it was built in...
  • As snow falls, state school board allows way out of 180-day rule

    As snow falls, state school board allows way out of 180-day rule
    A Maryland school superintendent wouldn't ordinarily give local systems a pass on the requirement that public school students go to school for 180 days a year. But these have not been ordinary times. The seemingly endless winter, with its unusual number...
  • Still no wage agreement in Annapolis

    Still no wage agreement in Annapolis
    The standoff in Annapolis over raising the minimum wage intensified Tuesday, as Gov. Martin O'Malley met with Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller to press for action on the proposal — one of his top legislative priorities. Meanwhile, a key...
  • Referendum case to be heard by top Md. court

    Supporters of an effort to bring certain comprehensive zoning decisions to referendum have learned that their appeals will be heard by the state's highest court later this spring. The petitioners, who are fighting a ruling by Howard County Board of...
  • Special concerts for kids by famed cellist [Ellicott City]

    Maryland is home to Maxim Kozlov, a world-class cellist who has performed over 700 concerts in the United States, Canada, South America, Europe, South Korea and China in famous orchestras such as Russia’s Chamber Orchestra Kremlin.  The Russian-...
  • Morale falling among Howard County teachers

    Morale falling among Howard County teachers
    Howard County's teachers are losing confidence in the Board of Education and Superintendent Renee Foose, according to survey results released by the Howard County Education Association. The union released its 2014 job satisfaction survey Thursday,...