| Mar 19, 2014
| 9:32 AM
Nayab Siddiqui filed for a delegate seat in Howard County's District 13 on the day of the filing deadline. But, he said, he has been thinking about taking on a role in public service for much longer than that.
"I am nothing but a reflection of the...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Reservoir High School has a new honor society — the Science National Honor Society. The inaugural class was inducted in the newly formed honor society based on academic successes in science classes, interest to promote science education, and...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Sunday, March 23
Home show The Howard County Home Show will be held 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ten Oaks Ballroom, 5000 Signal Bell Lane, Clarksville. $5 for adults; $3 for retired and active military; children under 10 free. Appraiser Todd Peenstra will...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:35 AM
After retiring from his government job in 2008, Steve Sternheimer began what he calls "a second career," volunteering.
Each week, the Columbia resident drives seniors everywhere from doctor's offices and the grocery store to church and even the hair...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 1:41 PM
It has been said that April showers bring May flowers. Let's hope those are not snow showers. Most people have seen enough white stuff to last for a while.
The 5th District Volunteer Fire Department appreciated the great turnout during a break in...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 6:40 AM
As an attorney for several different airlines over the course of his career, Alan Schneider says he's always thought about what measures can be taken to prevent damage and legal issues.
"Litigation is really not as effective as it could be or should be"...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 6:58 AM
Inside the main studio at the Teelin School of Irish Dance, the fiberglass heels and toes of step-dancing shoes pack a thunderous wallop as they pound the floor in precise rhythm.
With motionless arms and erect upper bodies buoyed by high kicks and...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Monica Snodgrass was a brave woman to invite more than two dozen 7-year-olds into her home for her son’s birthday party. But with spot-on entertainment planned, it wasn’t the headache one might envision. The Clarksville mother of three had...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Step into the Secolari shop at The Mall in Columbia, and you’ll feel as though you’re in a Tuscan farmhouse rather than a suburban shopping center.
The walls are lined with stainless-steel containers, called fusti, filled with 20 different...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 3:05 AM
On April 3, learn what you need to know about teen partying . Come to Glenelg High at 7 p.m. This event is co-sponsored by HC DrugFree, Glenelg and River Hill High School PTSAs. What you don't know and probably can't imagine, can hurt you and your...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 3:10 AM
The alleged inadequacy of the Adequate Public Facilities Act is a frequent complaint of community activists opposed to development plans throughout the county. Now, it seems that both candidates for Howard County executive agree.
At separate events this...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 11:40 AM
With all the frenzy of a varsity basketball game, thousands of people crowded into five Howard County high school gymnasiums Friday, April 4, cheering for their team.
But it wasn’t a sporting event that drew the crowds. Instead, it was the seventh...