Howard County Tries To Reduce Incarceration Rate With New ProgramHoward County is helping potential criminals stay out of jail by getting them the help they need.
Area Schools Dismiss Classes Early As Ida Moves Across RegionSchools in Baltimore County and Howard County will dismiss classes three hours early on Wednesday as the remnants of Hurricane Ida are expected to bring heavy rains to the region, officials said.
Maryland Businesses Begin Flooding Preparation As Ida Remnants Travel Through RegionAs Ida moves North, Maryland is bracing for rain, wind and potential flooding in low-lying areas.
Columbia Man Injured In Parking Lot ShootingHoward County police are investigating a non-lethal shooting Monday in Columbia.
Students Return To School In Baltimore City, Baltimore County and Howard CountyMonday marked the first day of school, not only here in Baltimore City, but in Baltimore, Howard and several other counties in Maryland.
‘They Are Terrified’ Maryland Family Desperate To Help Relatives Escape AfghanistanFor the Salehi family’s loved ones In Afghanistan, the immediate lifeline for escape is gone as the United States has now withdrawn from the country.
Families Across The Region Share How They Prepared For First Day Of SchoolFor the first time in 16 months, tens of thousands of backpacks have been packed and students are leaving their homes to attend school in person.
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.
Howard County Giving Away 2,000 Native Trees To Improve Community SustainabilityResidents can choose from four species: Redbud, Flowering Dogwood, Black Gum, and Red Maple
Howard County Introduces RTA Buss Pass For Middle & High School Students In Light Of School Bus Driver ShortageThe need is critical across the state and from coast to coast. School bus drivers are in short supply and the COVID-19 pandemic has only made it even more difficult to find and retain qualified drivers.
Area Mosques Accepting Donations For Local Afghan RefugeesAs thousands arrive in the United States from war-torn Afghanistan, many with just the clothes on their back, the Maryland office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is partnering with local mosques to collect donations for families and evacuees arriving to our area.
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.
Ball Announces Plans To Fund Body-Worn Cameras For Howard County PoliceHoward County Executive Calvin Ball on Monday announced plans to use $1.6 million in American Rescue Fund money to fund a body-worn camera program for police in the county.
Traffic To Switch Lanes On Route 32 Thursday For Highway Expansion ProjectThe State Highway Administration will switch traffic on Route 32 in Howard County from newly constructed travel lanes to the original lanes Thursday so crews can continue to work on the new lanes safely.
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.