Old Waterloo Road, 6800 block, 6:32 a.m. April 14. Newspaper delivery person was approached by two men while sitting in parked car on side of road. One took out handgun and demanded delivery person's wallet, cash and watch. Second man stood by and did not say anything. Men fled behind Deep Run Elementary School.
I don't have any kids, at this point, but I feel like I'm surrounded by toddlers or babies in different situations - social, religious, shopping, whatever - often enough that I'm relatively used to having them around.
On Sunday, the Howard County General Hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit held its first reunion since 2008, drawing more than 200 babies, children, parents and nurses to a ballroom in Windsor Mill.
The Columbia man who testified during his wife's animal neglect trial that he was responsible for taking care of the dead animals found inside a Columbia townhouse last year filed an insanity plea in his own trial earlier this month, according to online court records.
Nine residents of a Columbia apartment building were displaced early Saturday morning after a fire broke out and extended up to the roof. Howard County Department responded to the fire in 9300 block of Indian Camp about 4 a.m.
Nova A. Scott, a retired city public schools educator who later served as the first African-American commissioner of the Howard County Commission on Aging, died Wednesday from complications of an infection at Howard County General Hospital. She was 86.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
HFMD is a common viral illness that often affects infants and children younger than 10 years old. Pediatricians say the illness makes the rounds regularly in summer and fall. But this winter, some pediatricians say they are seeing more cases than usual, as well as evidence of newer strains of the illness that affect adults.
Clara Mae Boender, a retired reading specialist and elementary school teacher who taught for 54 years, died of multisystem organ failure Jan. 12 at Howard County General Hospital. The Ellicott City resident was 86.
Michael Joseph Dingle, of Catonsville, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, while on the job in Clarksville. The owner of Natural Design and Landscaping was killed when the tree he was rigged to uprooted and he fell 50 feet.
The 18-year-old driver of a Honda Civc stuck by a Mack truck outside of Mt. Hebron High School last week has been upgraded to serious condition at University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, according to a hospital spokesperson.