Howard County Commits $8M To Educators' Bonuses, Seeks Matching FundsHoward County Executive Calvin Ball on Monday pledged $8 million to provide bonuses to the county's educators.
Maryland State Fire Marshal Investigating Garage Fires In Woodbine, Havre de GraceThe Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the cause of two fires that destroyed a garage attached to a Woodbine home and a garage in Havre de Grace on Friday.
Florida Man Arrested, Charged With Placing Fake Bomb To Rob Ellicott City JewelerHoward County Police are offering a reward of up to $1,500 to help identify the person who tried to rob Sergio's Fine Jewelers in Ellicott City last month.
Howard County Schools Allows Some Extracurricular Activities To ResumeTwo days after suspending all in-person extracurricular activities for Howard County Public Schools due to a recent surge in COVID-19 cases, Superintendent Dr. Michael Martirano is changing course.
Local Silver Diner Servers Get Nearly $5K In Tips From Jolly CustomersTwo servers picked up checks at a Silver Diner in Columbia and found unusually generous tips given by charitable customers. 
Howard County Public Schools Halts All Extracurricular Activities Through Jan. 7Howard County Public Schools is suspending all sporting events and other extracurricular activities through Jan. 7 in response to rising COVID-19 cases, Superintendent Michael Martirano said Wednesday.
‘I Feel For All Of Them’ Former Girlfriend of Rajaee Black Speaks About Shooting RampageYul McIntyre remembers Tara Labang, whose smile “lit up the room,” and he cannot believe she’s now gone.
Howard County Schools Cancel Extracurricular Activities Over Rising COVID-19 CasesInformation regarding future extracurricular activities will be provided Wednesday. 
Student, 15, Charged With Bringing Loaded Gun To Howard County High SchoolThe student is charged with possession of a handgun on his person and on school property.
Woman Killed By Ex-Husband In Columbia Murder-Suicide Was Denied Protective OrdersAccording to court records, Natalie Black said she feared for her and her children's life.
Police Identify Suspect And Victim In Columbia Murder-SuicideHoward County Police have identified the suspect and his ex-wife in a murder-suicide that happened on Saturday afternoon in Columbia.
ATM Stolen In Elkridge Smash And Grab; Stolen Van Used Was Found In Baltimore, Police SaySurveillance video caught the brazen theft, in which the suspects smashed a van into the Exxon storefront around 3 a.m. Wednesday and took off with the ATM filled with cash. 
Howard County Launches User Generated Interactive Map To Find Holiday LightsHoCo Holiday Lights is a mapping resource for residents and visitors to share and locate the best holiday light displays, residential or commercial, in the county. 
Howard County Council Passes Bill To Boost Minimum Wage To $16 By 2026The Howard County Council has passed a bill that would boost the county’s minimum wage to $16 an hour over the next few years.
Clarksville Waitress Having Seizure Saved By Off-Duty Montgomery County OfficerLopez said she was just about to leave for home, and that she was lucky the seizure didn't happen when she was driving.