Howard County planning officials are considering whether to place limits on new gas stations built in the county.
Howard County school leaders are stepping up security to help keep students safe. The upgrades are recommendations from the district’s school safety task force that formed days after the Newtown school shootings.
A Laurel man convicted of the July 2012 shooting of his estranged girlfriend and a man at an Ellicott City nail salon was sentenced to 65 1/2 years in prison Tuesday.
Howard County police have identified the man who died in a collision over the weekend on Baltimore National Pike.
A former Howard County volunteer firefighter who lost his position after posting Facebook messages critical of gun control legislation is suing.
Howard County Police have charged a former correctional officer who worked at the Howard County Detention Center with having sexual contact with a female inmate.
Howard County Police have shut down two spas after an investigation revealed licensing violations and illegal activity.
A Howard County jury has convicted a 22-year-old of attempted first-degree murder, kidnapping and other charges in connection with the execution-style shooting of a 15-year-old boy.
The man accused of shooting a police officer in Laurel is out of the hospital and charged with attempted murder.
Howard County police say all eight people who were injured in a five-car crash in Columbia are now in stable condition.
A five-car crash in Howard County injures more than half a dozen people.
Goodbye dial-up. Thousands of homes and businesses across the state were still logging onto the Internet the old-fashioned way. But a new inter-county broadband system completed this week will change that.