Providing education and support to parents wasn¿t part of the original formula for the Columbia children¿s and maternity consignment boutique, which is celebrating its fifth birthday with a party at the Snowden Center store Aug. 16.
Philip Gottwals, of Columbia, and Tim Hosking, of Baltimore, aren't stockbrokers, but through their locally sourced grocery business Friends & Farms, the duo have carved out their own small place as the honest broker in what they describe as a rapidly devolving food distribution chain.
A Columbia man is facing attempted murder charges in connection with a July incident that left his ex-girlfriend's face severely swollen and temporarily unable to see, according to Howard County police.
A North Carolina man died and more than 20 others were hospitalized after apparent drug overdoses after a concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia on Friday, Howard County police said. One teen was in critical condition.
A five-vehicle collision on the Baltimore Washington Parkway South in Hanover at Interstate 195 has closed the southbound left shoulder at 8:19 a.m., according to the state Department of Transportation.
The Inner Arbor Trust's plan for an arts park in Symphony Woods in Columbia has received a 19-page markup from the county's Department of Planning Zoning requesting a series of edits to the plan, a step officials from both sides say is a standard part of the downtown Columbia approval process.
Howard County government is creating a task force charged with developing of a comprehensive behavioral health action plan for the county — one that officials say is needed in the wake of the January shooting deaths at the Mall in Columbia.