| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Giant Food is expanding store pick-up sites for consumers who shop through online grocer Peapod.
The Landover-based supermarket chain said this week it has added supermarkets in Bowie and in Sterling, Va., to a growing list of stores where Peapod orders...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Maryland saw a dramatic decrease in the number of its elementary schools that received the highest rating for academic progress under a tough new school ranking system, according to results the state released Tuesday.
Only 47 of the state's 892...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 11:58 AM
A lost 10-year-old Clarksville boy with autism who wandered away from home earlier this week was rescued in a cooperative effort between Anne Arundel County police, Howard County police, Howard County fire and rescue, Montgomery County police and the...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 8:31 AM
The Howard County Board of Education approved a handful of transfers and promotions at its meeting Thursday, Aug. 15.
Heather Moraff, a Title I teacher at Swansfield Elementary School in Columbia, will now be an assistant principal at that school....
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:45 AM
If singing the works of Bach, Mozart, Verdi, Strauss, Brahms, Handel's "Messiah," Rutter's "Requiem" and music from the British Isles sounds good to you, auditioning for the 37th season of Columbia Pro Cantare might be just the ticket for you. Auditions...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:10 AM
Peace of mind and peace of pocketbook are two topics coming up at New Hope Adventist Church.
Are you sad and feeling at loose ends now that a relationship has ended? "Rebuilding When Relationships End" is a new weekly small group seminar at the church...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Dan and Louise Runion of Clarksville may be humble antiques and art dealers working out of a bedroom-size cubicle in Frederick, but they're big in Poland.
Lately they've been featured in Polish newspapers, television and radio, and were welcomed by the...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:24 AM
The following is compiled from police reports. The Howard County Times includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible.
Entry gained to abandoned commercial building in the 7600 block of Browns Bridge Road...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:01 PM
What: The 2 Miles for 2 Hearts Memorial Run is being held in honor of Elizabeth Nass and Rose Mayr, with proceeds benefiting the Elizabeth Nass Memorial Scholarship and the Rose Mayr Nursing Scholarship.
When: Saturday, Aug. 17, at 8:30 a.m.
| Jul 23, 2013
| 9:11 AM
If you listen carefully as you browse the shelves at Daedalus Books in Columbia, you might hear the clicking of seven or eight sets of paws from the offices above.
Those paws belong to the French bulldog, Cairn terrier, border collie and other canines...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:20 AM
It's here. The third Thursday of the month brings Thursday at the Corner to the Clarksville Square shopping center. Roots Market and surrounding shops offer free gift card raffles, live music, special sales and more Aug. 15 from 6 to 9 p.m.
On the other...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Two men have been arrested in connection with the burglary of two Howard County snowball stands, according to county police.
Tyler James Boyer, 21, of Glenwood, and Christopher Jerome Grimley, 29, of Glenn Dale, of Prince George's County, were...