| Jun 18, 2014
| 3:25 AM
The Howard County Cat Club, a no-kill cat rescue group, is holding monthly craft and bake sales at River Hill Giant. It's usually the third Saturday of the month.
They offer delicious baked goods homemade by the group's volunteers, plus the popular HCCC...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:51 AM
Candidates and their supporters swarmed the parking lot of Columbia's Florence Bain Senior Center on the first day of early voting for this year's primary elections, but residents coming out to cast a vote came in more of a steady trickle and much less...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Candidates and their supporters flooded the parking lot of Columbia's Florence Bain Senior Center on the first day of early voting June 12 for this year's primary elections, but people turning out to cast votes came in more of a trickle than a stream....
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:00 AM
On a recent Sunday at Gorman Farm in Laurel, Alex Sanchez-Henry gently pushed a handful of green leaves aside as he peered at the ground beneath him.
With his other hand, the 9-year-old Ellicott City resident reached toward the ground and pulled out his...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:21 AM
New opportunities for young adults to hang out and have fun in good company are appearing in Laurel along with the fireflies and balmy nights of summer.
Two faith-based groups are reaching out to 18- to 35-year-olds who may eventually find their way...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:10 PM
After months of campaigning and a long day of voting, the polls have closed and only one question remans for Howard County residents: Who won?
Polls across the county and Maryland opened at 7 a.m. Tuesday for Maryland’s primary election and closed...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 2:58 PM
These groups meet regularly
Columbia Area Mothers of Multiples — First Monday, 7 p.m. Mothers of twins and multiples. Christ Episcopal Church, 6800 Oakland Mills Road, Columbia. 410-750-1322.
Columbia Moms Meetup Group — Providing high-...
| May 10, 2014
| 6:53 PM
As wide receiver Michael Campanaro left the Ravens’ offices in April after the organization’s annual local prospects workout, he had a gut feeling that it wouldn’t be his last time at team headquarters.
Campanaro was correct in his...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Tatyana McFadden, a Clarksville native, won her first medal today in the Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, earning a silver in the women’s 1-kilometer sit sprint.
McFadden, who has been a Paralympic skier for about a year after a successful...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:10 AM
Last week, the Howard County farmers markets kicked off the 2014 season with five markets — two in Ellicott City — that are now open through the last week of November.
This market is a great way for the community to buy locally grown...
| May 20, 2014
| 5:47 PM
A "B" and a "T" are etched into the black stone floor at Zumiez to remember Brianna Benlolo and Tyler Johnson.
Customers might not even notice the understated initials at the entrance of the Mall in Columbia skate shop. Not unless they were staring at...
| May 21, 2014
| 5:25 AM
Krisana Goel is in 8th grade at Clarksville Middle School. She, along with Anjali Mahadevia and Anjali Shroff, both in 11th grade at Atholton High School, Sashi Rai in ninth grade at River Hill High School, and Leena Rai, in fifth grade at Pointers Run,...