| May 14, 2014
| 3:05 AM
On the wall next to Coley Blind's desk in the back corner of the Pimlico racing office is a small framed black-and-white photograph of the legendary race horse Citation, the day of his walkover in the 1948 Pimlico Special.
A walkover usually only...
| May 14, 2014
| 8:30 AM
For Tom Baek, education is the first infrastructure responsibility of local governments.
"I believe it is as important as our defense, as important as our economy, and as important as the care for our seniors," he said. "The true pathways and the true...
| May 19, 2014
| 6:40 AM
In this unusually eventful Howard County election season, the crowded field of state candidates was enough Saturday to fill three long tables with contenders for the county’s 12 seats in the State House.
That’s not even taking into account...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:02 AM
10375 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. 410-313-7800.
•All Together Now. Saturdays, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. All ages; 30 minutes.
•Cello Exploration. March 22, 2 p.m. Ages 5-8; March 22, 3:30 p.m. Ages 9-12. Dr. Maxim Kozlov...
| Mar 7, 2014
Sunday, March 9
Classical music The Sundays at Three Chamber Music Series presents the Chagall Trio, violinist Ronald Mutchnik, cellist Set Low and pianist Andrea Sokol-Albert, at 3 p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church, 6800 Oakland Mills Road in Columbia....
| Mar 16, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Tatyana McFadden, a Clarksville native, concluded her time in the Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, with a seventh-place finish in the women's cross country skiing 5-kilometer sit race.
McFadden finished with a time of 17 minutes, 27.8 seconds, which...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 4:49 PM
The Howard Huskies sent two teams (U16AA and U18AA) to Nationals last year and this year another team has joined the mix.
This year, not only the U16AA and U18AA repeated as Maryland state champions to advance to Nationals in early April,...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 7:50 AM
New businesses are on the way for Clarksville's Conscious Corner.
A potential restaurant and retail space will be joining the environment- and health-minded group of stores located on Clarksville Pike near Route 32, according to an architect involved in...
| 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 16, 2014
| 4:11 PM
It's not often you hear of a traditional Irish band that features the name of an impoverished African nation in its title.
But the Tanzania Ceili Band, which performs lively Irish music for social dancing, isn't your average group.
| Mar 8, 2014
| 1:23 PM
The first time seemed alarming for Emma Conger, who emerged from the 30-ish-degree water of the Chesapeake Bay with her face flushed, eyes wide, mouth agape, hair soaked, as if she'd been ambushed with a barrel of ice.
"Oh my gosh, yeah, I couldn't...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Howard County has a new spelling bee champion.
Megan Rabe, 13, an eighth-grader at Clarksville Middle School, was the last speller standing after nearly 300 words and four hours of competition at the 10th annual Howard County Library System Spelling...