| 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 22, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Springtime brings music in the air with the songs of birds and the sounds of student musicians.
The River Hill choir participated recently in the World Strides Heritage Festival at George Mason University along with students throughout the region from...
| 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...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7472 in partnership with Bob Evans on Beaver Run off Executive Park Drive, Route 100 exit 1 B-C in Ellicott City, is having a fundraiser on Saturday, April 12, from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
You can participate by dining during...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 8:50 AM
In my book, it is always good when I get suggested topics from readers and friends. That way, I know that it is something of interest to older adults. The latest suggestion for Senior Circles is the "Senior Events Shuttle."
In pursuing the topic, I...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 2:55 AM
Spring is springing up all around. Birds are singing. It's a wonderful time of growth and change. Grass and flowers aren't the only things growing. It's a pleasure to see many of our young people growing toward very competent and responsible young...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:30 AM
When Rick Levitan opened his two gas stations in close succession about 15 years ago, he didn't know what the future would bring.
When he started his business in 1999, Levitan reflects, "nobody knew what a hybrid was."
Today, car manufacturers are...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 5:11 PM
A local chain of running stores plans to host free, fundraising runs on Saturday to raise money for a pair of charities that benefit victims of last year's Boston Marathon bombing.
Charm City Run -- with locations in Annapolis, Baltimore, Bel Air,...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 3:52 PM
Clarksville resident Tatyana McFadden carried memories of last year’s Boston Marathon bombings, and the stories of those affected by it, with her en route to a second straight women’s wheelchair marathon victory Monday in Boston.
| Apr 22, 2014
| 6:00 AM
For Phyllis Sevik, the goal for the 2014 Boston Marathon wasn't to finish, it was just to start.
Sevik, an Ellicott City resident, was in the medical tent near the finish line during the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, which killed three people and...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 6:33 PM
Kiara Raney, 18, of Columbia was ready for a day of shopping at The Mall in Columbia last Saturday when the flurry of text messages came. There was a shooting. Three people were dead.
Family and friends warned her to stay clear. But she has since gone...