Howard County Celebrates 2021 Kwanzaa VirtuallyHoward County will be hosting their 2021 Kwanzaa Celebration virtually, broadcasting the celebration live from the Owen Brown Interfaith Center. 
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.
Howard County Launches New Incentive Program To Combat Bus Driver ShortageHoward County is launching new transit driver incentives to recruit and retain city bus drivers.
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.
Baltimore County Officials Announce $5.2M Plan To Boost Bus Driver Pay, Remove Employment BarriersUnder the plan, Baltimore County Public Schools will use American Rescue Plan Act funding to boost pay and provide other incentives for bus drivers and attendants. 
Howard County Bus Drivers Stage 'Sick Out' To Ask For Better Pay And BenefitsMany bus routes in Howard County were canceled on Monday because of a “sick out.” About 80 bus drivers called in sick, asking for better pay and benefits.
Howard County Police Chief Lisa Myers Retiring After 31 Years With Agency
95% Of Howard County Residents Age 12 And Up Have At Least One COVID Shot, Officials SayHoward County officials said Monday that 95% of residents age 12 and older have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and 88.5% of eligible residents are fully vaccinated.
Howard County Invites Nonprofits To Apply For $500K In Grant Funding For 'Innovative' IdeasNonprofit organizations in Howard County are invited to apply for a share of $500,000 in grant funds to develop ideas that will support the community.
Howard County Awarded $7.7M More In Rental & Utility AidHoward County announced Tuesday it has received $7.7 million in federal grants to help residents struggling to pay rent and utility bills.
Howard County Set To Announce $1.5M In Funding For Substance Use Disorder Residential TreatmentHoward County Executive Calvin Ball is set to announce $1.5 million in funding to help support residential treatment centers, officials announced Monday.