Howard County News

Veteran entrepreneur training expanding in Md.

A program that teaches military veterans how to start a business is expanding from its Eastern Shore roots to two more Maryland counties.

Tuesday - 01/29/2013, 07:55am EST

Two Maryland counties to test new road treatment on I-70

Sugar beet molasses will cover the highway this winter.

Tuesday - 01/22/2013, 11:24am EST

Alleged victims of Md. deaf school aide now at 7

The number of children allegedly abused by a teacher's aide at the Maryland School for the Deaf in Columbia has risen to seven.

Friday - 01/18/2013, 04:19pm EST

A story of bravery: Howard County officer pulls teen from burning car

At around 3 a.m. Friday, Cpl. Craig Ream with the Howard County Police Department was driving to work when he spotted something.

Saturday - 01/12/2013, 09:31am EST

Md. teen hit while walking to school, in serious condition

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.

Tuesday - 01/08/2013, 01:15pm EST

5 teens injured in crash outside of Mt. Hebron High

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.

Friday - 01/04/2013, 03:33pm EST

Montgomery Co. senator wants to halt speed camera bounties

How speed cameras vendors are compensated is latest squabble over Maryland's controversial safety program, which motorists say are inaccurate in some jurisdiction.

Thursday - 01/03/2013, 04:53pm EST

Ellicott City man arrested in string of burglaries

Howard County police have arrested an Ellicott City man in connection with a string of burglaries.

Saturday - 12/29/2012, 12:24pm EST

Newtown shooting victim Josephine Gay was Md. native

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.

Friday - 12/21/2012, 02:14pm EST

19-year-old gets 60 years in fatal stabbing

A Columbia man has been sentenced to 60 years in prison for the fatal stabbing of a fellow teenager in 2011.

Tuesday - 12/18/2012, 11:05am EST

Man caught on tape stealing packages from house in Md.

In one local community, a man was caught on tape stealing packages from a home in Columbia, Md.

Sunday - 12/16/2012, 10:59am EST

Man gets 40 years in Frederick shooting

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.

Thursday - 12/13/2012, 03:20pm EST

Ulman sings, picks up trash after losing football bet

There was singing, laughter and a lot of burgundy and gold Wednesday as Howard County Executive Ken Ulman paid off a friendly wager.

Wednesday - 12/12/2012, 09:41pm EST

Md. county bans sugary drink sales on its property

Howard County is banning the sale of sugary drinks on county property.

Wednesday - 12/12/2012, 10:15am EST

Local chefs are getting personal, spreading passion

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.

Tuesday - 12/11/2012, 03:27am EST

Woman's body found in Laurel, foul play not suspected

Howard County police are investigating the discovery of a woman's body in a wooded area in Laurel.

Sunday - 12/09/2012, 09:45pm EST

BWI sets passenger traffic record

Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport has set a travel record for September.

Sunday - 11/25/2012, 04:47pm EST

Two Maryland police officers injured in I-95 crash

Two officers with the Maryland Transportation Authority Police were hurt when a car crashed into a patrol vehicle conducting a traffic stop.

Thursday - 11/22/2012, 04:55pm EST

FEMA employee pleads guilty to embezzlement

An employee with the Federal Emergency Management Agency has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $143,000 from the agency.

Tuesday - 11/20/2012, 05:51pm EST

Howard Co. schools apologize for past segregation

The Howard County school board has apologized for maintaining segregated schools through the mid-1960s.

Friday - 11/16/2012, 03:53pm EST
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