Howard County News
As a teenager, Randy Pausch painted the walls of his bedroom with a rocket ship, the quadratic formula, chess pieces and other images befitting an earnest, nerdy, curious child of the 1970s.
Concrete from a dam removed from the Patapsco River in Ellicott City is heading to the mouth of the Chester River.
George "Steve" Schulmeyer, 73, last made contact with a family member around 2:30 p.m. Thursday. When the family member returned home around 4:30 p.m., he was gone.
Howard, Montgomery and Anne Arundel counties were the first to receive approval for school construction grants from money the state will collect from a 50 percent increase in the alcohol tax.
Mobile speed cameras in Howard County will start issuing warnings to drivers speeding through school zones soon.
Howard County police say a 23-year-old woman has been arrested for abducting a friend's 16-month-old child in Columbia.
A man who was driving erratically and speeding in Maryland on Wednesday was killed after losing control of the truck he was driving on Route 100, according to a Maryland State Police news release.
The trial for a man accused of killing a fellow patient at a state mental hospital has been postponed until February after the defendant became ill.
A motorcyclist is dead after striking a parked tractor-trailer.
Howard County highway crews have cleaned up a manure spill that covered a mile-and-a-half stretch of a street there.
A Columbia man has been charged in the death of a bail bondswoman.
Howard County police say a woman believed to be a bail bondswoman has died after being shot in Columbia.
A Maryland-based health care company accused of defrauding Medicaid and other federal programs will pay $150 million in a settlement announced Monday.
Libraries across Maryland are reinventing themselves from the silent, stuffy archives to be more inviting for patrons to meet, read and even snack.
Merriweather Post Pavilion is officially partnering with Rock & Bus, a company that runs round trip bus service to concerts.
Howard County police say a 23-year-old man accused of an Ellicott City stabbing is facing attempted murder and assault charges.
Power outages across the D.C. region are still impacting schools in our area.
It's a double whammy for some residents. They don't have power or water. Howard County will be handing out water Tuesday until 6 p.m.
Officials say a Maryland man has died and six people have been hospitalized for apparent carbon monoxide poisoning.
Officials say the bicycle portion of a triathlon on Sunday may cause major traffic delays on Md. 108.