| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Howard school officials will begin mediation with the county teachers union Wednesday, the latest step in contentious contract negotiations that lasted throughout the school year.
The Howard County Education Association declared an impasse last month...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 11:00 AM
The sideline pass from Ravens backup quarterback Tyrod Taylor initially looked out of reach until rookie wide receiver Michael Campanaro leapt high to execute a diving, acrobatic catch in front of safety Jeromy Miles.
The impressive catch by the...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 1:25 PM
A zoo menagerie — including a parrot, a boa constrictor and an African pygmy hedgehog — greeted 5-year-old Finn Seamans of Odenton on Wednesday when he arrived at a courtyard between two office buildings in Elkridge.
But the animals,...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 6:23 AM
Chef-prepared dishes to sample and freshly picked local produce to buy — what could be more appetizing in July when local harvests are peaking?
Mix in socializing with like-minded folks who care where their food comes from and a menu of short...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:11 AM
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.
All lanes are open on I-97 in Crownsville with...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:47 AM
Tim and Julie Rivenbark had a house, two kids and jobs they loved. But the Howard County couple also had a yearning for more experiences and fewer things.
"We were doing what we thought was the American dream," says Tim Rivenbark.
It took a couple...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:43 PM
On the night that 10-year-old Damaud Martin died at a troubled group home in Anne Arundel County, there were not enough staffers to handle the care specified for its severely disabled residents, according to the nurse on duty at the time.
| Jul 1, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Former Maryland women's basketball player Sequoia Austin, who's spent the summer working basketball camps in College Park, joked with one of her co-workers Tuesday morning at a certain sight.
"Somebody I work with had an ACC basketball lanyard and we...
| May 29, 2014
| 12:14 PM
These groups meet regularly
Acupuncture Happy Hour — First and third Monday, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Relax and recharge with 20 minutes of auricular (ear) acupuncture. Classical Acupuncture and Healing Center, 8821 Columbia 100 Pkwy., Suite 5, Columbia....
| May 30, 2014
Sunday, June 1
Fun run Temple Isaiah sponsors the 10th annual Matzohball 5K and 1-mile Fun Run beginning at 9 a.m. at Centennial Park in Ellicott City. Music and entertainment will be provided. A portion of the proceeds benefit DreamBuilders and...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:35 AM
The focus will be something old, something new on Sunday, June 1, when the Horticultural Society of Maryland hosts its 23rd annual Garden Tour, “From Manor to Modern: Garden Design in Columbia and Ellicott City.”
The tour, which runs from...