Howard County News
The Mayor of Laurel has declared an immediate municipal civil emergency due to release of water from Howard Duckett Dam.
A program that teaches military veterans how to start a business is expanding from its Eastern Shore roots to two more Maryland counties.
Sugar beet molasses will cover the highway this winter.
The number of children allegedly abused by a teacher's aide at the Maryland School for the Deaf in Columbia has risen to seven.
At around 3 a.m. Friday, Cpl. Craig Ream with the Howard County Police Department was driving to work when he spotted something.
A 17-year-old Howard County high school student was taken to Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore on Tuesday morning after being hit by a car on his way to school.
Howard County police believe five teens were leaving Mt. Hebron High School parking lot when they pulled directly into the path of a large tree service truck. All five teens were injured.
How speed cameras vendors are compensated is latest squabble over Maryland's controversial safety program, which motorists say are inaccurate in some jurisdiction.
Howard County police have arrested an Ellicott City man in connection with a string of burglaries.
One of the young victims of the mass shooting at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn., was a Maryland native and a fan of Ravens purple.
A Columbia man has been sentenced to 60 years in prison for the fatal stabbing of a fellow teenager in 2011.
In one local community, a man was caught on tape stealing packages from a home in Columbia, Md.
A Howard County man has been sentenced in Frederick to 40 years in prison for wounding a man and shooting at a police officer in 2005.
There was singing, laughter and a lot of burgundy and gold Wednesday as Howard County Executive Ken Ulman paid off a friendly wager.
Howard County is banning the sale of sugary drinks on county property.
The personal chef profession is growing in demand for busy families and people with dietary restrictions, according to culinary experts. The business is not just booming in the D.C. area - it's spreading throughout the country.
Howard County police are investigating the discovery of a woman's body in a wooded area in Laurel.
Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport has set a travel record for September.
Two officers with the Maryland Transportation Authority Police were hurt when a car crashed into a patrol vehicle conducting a traffic stop.
An employee with the Federal Emergency Management Agency has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $143,000 from the agency.
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