Howard County News

2-foot alligator found in Md. yard

2-foot alligator found in Md. yard, taken to wildlife santuary

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 07:17am EDT

Memorial run to honor 2 killed in Ellicott City train derailment

Weekend run in Ellicott City will remember 2 girls killed as a result of train derailment

Thursday - 08/15/2013, 11:39am EDT

Howard County to offer first gasoline-free buses in Maryland

With high gas prices, technology is making it possible to offer alternatives, and that's no different in Howard County.

Thursday - 08/15/2013, 09:30am EDT

Howard Co. weighs Capital Bikeshare program

Capital Bikeshare is already popular throughout the District and in Virginia's Arlington and Alexandria Counties.

Sunday - 08/11/2013, 09:17am EDT

Man run over by car after argument over cellphone

Man run over by car after argument over missing cellphone

Friday - 08/09/2013, 09:20pm EDT

Howard officials to honor 2 officers for bravery

Howard County officials will honor two police officers who managed to make arrests after they were struck and injured by an impaired driver.

Thursday - 08/08/2013, 10:52am EDT

Missing swimmer found dead at Md. dam

Missing swimmer found dead at Patapsco River dam in Howard County

Tuesday - 08/06/2013, 07:29am EDT

Man shot by police faces gun, assault charges

A man who was shot by police during a traffic stop in the Gaithersburg area last month is now charged with theft, assault and possession of an exposed weapon in a vehicle.

Thursday - 08/01/2013, 04:28pm EDT

Robin Thicke, Vampire Weekend to headline Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2013

Blue-eyed soul crooner Robin Thicke and indie rock hipsters Vampire Weekend are among the nearly two-dozen acts that will headline the Virgin Mobile FreeFest when the free concert returns Sept. 21 to Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Md.

Monday - 07/29/2013, 05:36am EDT

2 dead after single vehicle crash in Woodbine

Police in Howard County say two people are dead after a single vehicle crash in Woodbine.

Saturday - 07/27/2013, 01:57pm EDT

Howard Co. police arrest teen in Craigslist theft scheme

A 17-year-old has been charged with robbery and theft in connection with three incidents related to ads on Craigslist.

Thursday - 07/18/2013, 03:39pm EDT

Local woman scared by fake kidnapping phone scam

A scam has returned to the region and it's prompting a warning from police.

Friday - 07/12/2013, 04:53am EDT

Volunteers wanted to weed 2 Md. recreation areas

Maryland officials are looking for volunteers to help remove invasive weeds at two recreation areas along the Patuxent River.

Thursday - 07/11/2013, 08:57am EDT

Man shot by officer inside Howard County store

Man shot by officer inside BJ's in Columbia; officer responded to call for man with knife

Wednesday - 07/10/2013, 05:20pm EDT

Howard County police officer indicted for assault

Howard County police officer indicted on assault charge, suspended with pay

Friday - 07/05/2013, 06:30pm EDT

Howard County officer indicted for assault

A Howard County officer has been indicted on an assault charge.

Friday - 07/05/2013, 02:57pm EDT

First Md. heat death of year reported

The first Maryland heat-related death of 2013 happened in Howard County, state authorities announced Wednesday.

Wednesday - 07/03/2013, 05:15pm EDT

Merriweather Post Pavilion ranks among nation's top arenas, amphitheaters

Merriweather Post Pavilion will be No. 5 in Rolling Stone's upcoming list of best arenas and amphitheaters.

Wednesday - 06/19/2013, 09:49am EDT

Man charged after allegedly hitting police car

Man charged with attempted murder after allegedly hitting police car

Tuesday - 06/18/2013, 06:40pm EDT

Man exposes himself to two women in Md. Target store

Police are looking for a man who reportedly exposed himself to two women in the dressing room area of a Columbia, Md. Target store.

Monday - 06/17/2013, 11:16am EDT
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