Howard County News
Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
6 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
Linda Ogwuazor, a Howard University student from Elkridge, packed her bags and boarded a flight to summer school this month.
10 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
Vivian "Millie" Bailey Vivian "Millie" Bailey, 96, who is very active in the Columbia community, has finally taken up Bob Henig's long standing offer to ride in his motorcycle sidecar.
In the final legislative session before its traditional August recess, the Howard County Council voted Friday afternoon to put on hold a bill related to the county's controversial food and drink limitations, while approving a management plan for the Patapsco Valley that had also stirred debate.
On Friday, Howard County Circuit Court Judge Timothy J. McCrone ordered Ryan Patrick Matthias tolife in prison sentence for the May 4, murder of Deborah Castellano as she arrived home at her apartment.
The Columbia man accused of brutally beating another man resulting in long-term injuries to the victim was convicted of assault charges, but found not guilty of an attempted murder charge, by a Howard County jury Thursday.
The seemingly remorseful father who pleaded guilty to shaking his own 6-week-old baby to death inside his Elkridge home in September was sentenced to 20 years in prison Thursday.
A 17-year-old from Columbia was charged with multiple offenses, including a felony, in connection with a series of recent thefts from vehicles, the Howard County Police Department reported.
Maryland State Police say someone has been calling people in the Howard County area claiming to be with the police and demanding payment for court or traffic fines.
More than one dozen people were taken to local hospitals after a crash on Washington Boulevard/Route 1 in Elkirdge Tuesday morning, Howard County emergency officials reported.
An Ellicott City man is scheduled to be sentenced today for the murder of his girlfriend's father, well-known Howard County businessman Dennis Lane.
An Ellicott City man who pleaded guilty last week in a series of groping incidents in Howard County was charged by police in another groping incident in Columbia, Howard County police said Monday.
Closing arguments were presented to a jury Monday morning in the attempted murder trial of a homeless man accused of injuring one Howard County police officer in a Route 1 shootout last year.
Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake Inc. is opening a new retail store in Ellicott City this fall.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 06:46 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC