Columbia Ranked 'Safest City In America' By WalletHub For Fourth Consecutive YearColumbia was ranked the "Safest City in America" by WalletHub for the fourth consecutive year.
Columbia's Books In Bloom Festival Set For This SundayColumbia's Books in Bloom Festival is scheduled for this Sunday, Oct. 10, officials announced. 
Howard County Police Investigating Overnight Fatal Accident In ColumbiaHoward County Police are investigating an overnight accident in Columbia that killed one person and seriously injured another.
BGE To Host Recycling Drop-Off Event Where Customers Can Earn $25 For Each ApplianceBGE is hosting a recycling drop-off event where customers can drop off up to four-room air conditioners or dehumidifiers in exchange for $25 for each appliance on Saturday, September 18, in Columbia.
Shelley Denise Battle Of Columbia Hit By Truck And Killed Friday, Howard County Police SayA 47-year-old woman was killed when she was hit by a Mack truck as she walked along a road in Columbia early Friday, Howard County Police said.
Columbia Man Injured In Parking Lot ShootingHoward County police are investigating a non-lethal shooting Monday in Columbia.
Man Dies In Wrong Way Crash In ColumbiaA 29-year-old man died in a wrong-way crash overnight in Columbia, Howard County Police said. 
Principal Lannon, A Two-Time Cancer Survivor, Prepares For Students To Return To Guilford ElementaryTrish Lannon has been a Howard County assistant principal for years, and now, she's one week away from officially becoming Principal Lannon at Guilford Elementary.
Operation Backpack To Give School Supplies To Needy FamiliesAs kids get ready to head back to school, families are starting to load up on school supplies. Unfortunately, it’s an expense that some families can’t afford. That’s where Operation Backpack steps in to help.
Driver Strikes, Kills Pedestrian In Columbia, Howard County Police SayHoward County Police are investigating after a woman was struck and killed by a car in Columbia about 3:30 a.m. Saturday.
Dozens Participate In Casey Cares 5K In ColumbiaDozens of people laced up their sneakers Saturday for a good cause. People came out to run or walk in the 12th annual Casey cares 5K.
2.1 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Central Maryland Early Wednesday MorningA 2.1 magnitude earthquake shook central Maryland Wednesday morning. The epicenter was located near Saint Louis Catholic Church in the Howard County community of Clarksville.
Murder Of Pregnant Woman Rabiah Ahmad, Daughter Ahja Still Unsolved One Year LaterHoward County Police are asking for information in an unsolved murder of a mother and her baby that happened one year ago today. 
EF-0 Tornado Confirmed In Columbia Thursday EveningThe National Weather service confirmed that a EF-0 tornado was in Columbia Thursday afternoon. 
Facade Collapses At BJ's In Columbia, Prompting EvacuationHoward County Fire said the facade a BJ's store collapsed in Columbia Thursday evening.