| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:50 AM
The petitioners come from Ellicott City, Clarksville, Highland, Fulton and everywhere in between. They're Democrats and Republicans, farmers and suburban homeowners. But they're united by the feeling that a comprehensive zoning bill recently passed by the...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Folly Quarter Middle School has been named a 2013 National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education — the only school in Howard County to receive the honor this year.
The department made its announcement Tuesday, Sept. 24. Maryland...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:15 AM
When it opened 58 years ago, the Linwood Center was a groundbreaking school for children with autism, one of very few such schools in the country.
In recent years, however, the Ellicott City school lost some of its luster, as the 200-year-old building...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Martha Rowe Robyn Levy Girl Scout Troop 4602 Route One Day Resource Center.
Congratulations to Martha Rowe and Robyn Levy of Girl Scout Troop 4602. The girls earned their Silver Awards, the highest offered in Girl Scouting, by organizing Hugs for the...
| Sep 26, 2013
The rain held off just long enough at Howard Community College's 26th Annual Columbia Classic Grand Prix on Sept. 21 at Marama Farm in Clarksville, as world-class equestrians gathered to compete on a challenging course of obstacles, jumps, twists and...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Before a large crowd of supporters at Kahler Hall in Columbia Saturday morning, District 1 County Council member Courtney Watson made the long-awaited announcement: She is, officially, running for Howard County executive.
Current County Executive Ken...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Born: Clarksville on Sept. 8, 1962
Current location: Ellicott City
Schools: Atholton Elementary, Clarksville Middle, Atholton High School
Degrees: B.A. Loyola College of Maryland (1984); M.B.A. Loyola College of...
| Sep 13, 2013
The River Hill Community Association holds Family Bingo Night beginning at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, at 6020 Daybreak Circle in Clarksville. Event includes prizes and light snacks. Information: 410-531-1749.
| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:30 AM
It seems appropriate that the three-artist exhibit at the Howard County Arts Council, "Tension and Flow: Sculpture in Flux," sprawls over so much of the floor and walls in its Gallery I. Art will seem to cover much of Howard County this weekend, as the...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:10 AM
Being able to get outside with family and friends on a summer evening is a cherished traditional treat.
Come to the River Hill Shopping Center on Friday, July 26, from 6 to 8 p.m., to enjoy the sounds of Naked Blue, a folk rock group. Center merchants...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The River Hill Garden Center on Route 108 in Clarksville has been selling trees, shrubs, ornaments and more for more than 20 years, helping the county's gardeners beautify their lawns. But in the center's own backyard, it's getting a little thorny.
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:25 AM
When Molly Ousborne was little, she knew she was in for a long but exciting night when her mother would come into her room and say, "Big Momma's about to have her piglets."
Ousborne said she and her mother would hop in the car and drive over to her aunt...