COVID-19 Latest: Howard County Schools Remain Virtual Through Winter Break; Winter Sports Season PostponedStudents in Howard County will continue learning virtually through winter break due to an increase in COVID-19 cases, officials said Monday.
Columbia, Maryland Named Safest City In America Third Year In A RowFor the third year in a row, Wallethub names Columbia as the safest city in America. 
Coronavirus Latest: Howard County Stocks Up On PPE For Winter MonthsHoward County officials say they're stocked up on PPE for the winter months amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Howard County Receives $2M In Eviction Prevention GrantsHoward County received $2 million in eviction protection grants from the state of Maryland.
COVID Latest: Howard County Limits Gatherings To 10 People Indoors, 25 Outdoors Ahead Of ThanksgivingAs coronavirus numbers continued to spike around Maryland through the weekend, Howard County officials announced additional restrictions to help prevent the spread of COVID ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday.
DJ Kopec Raises $75K For Mount Washington Pediatric HospitalDJ Kopec raised $75,000 for Mount Washington Pediatric Hospital on Saturday night by hosting a virtual dance party. 
2 Men Arrested In Connection To Homicide Of Juan Michael Ross, Howard County Police SayHoward County Police have arrested two men in the October 4 homicide of Juan Michael Ross in Columbia.
California Health Official, Former Baltimore Health Commissioner Apologizes For Using Racist Term To Describe Asian AmericansThe director of the Sacramento County Department of Health Services, who spent decades of his career in Maryland, has apologized for using a racist term to describe Asian Americans during a meeting about systemic racism earlier this week.
Ellicott City's DJ Kopec Hosting Another Virtual Dance Party To Raise Money For Mount Washington Pediatric HospitalSince the COVID-19 pandemic began, millions of people have tuned into Maryland DJ Chris Kopec's virtual dance parties. On Saturday, he's hosting another that doubles as a fundraiser for Mount Washington Pediatric Hospital.
County Executive Calvin Ball Announces Nearly $6M In CARES Act Funding For Howard County SchoolsCounty Executive Calvin Ball announced Wednesday nearly $6 million in CARES Act funding will be allocated to the Howard County Public School System. 
John Anthony Bryant Jr. Indicted In Fatal March Collision In Columbia, Police Say He Was Under Influence Of CocaineA grand jury has indicted a man from Sykesville for negligent manslaughter in a March collision that killed a man in Columbia.