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Columbia Weekend: Wine In The Woods, DC101 Kerfuffle, Yard Sale  Columbia, MD Patch

Things To Do In Columbia This Weekend - Columbia, MD - Wine in the Woods, Columbia Orchestra's "Rites of Spring," DC101 Kerfuffle, food pantry and more ...



No Active Shooter At Oakland Mills: School Officials  Columbia, MD Patch

Fake School Shooter Call Causes Alarm In Columbia - Columbia, MD - There was a large police presence at two Columbia schools due to a phone call, officials ...



Oakland Mills Food Pantry Is Empty, Donations Needed: PTA  Columbia, MD Patch

Donations Needed At Oakland Mills Food Pantry - Columbia, MD - Donations are needed at the Oakland Mills High School food pantry. See which items are on ...



COUNTY CRIME | 2 teens in stolen car bring drugs to Columbia high school, say police  Fox Baltimore

COLUMBIA, Md. (WBFF) - Two teens are accused of coming to a Columbia high school in a stolen car and bringing drugs into the school. The teen boys, one ...



Expanded early college program allows Howard students to get a 'JumpStart'  Baltimore Sun

JumpStart, a dual enrollment program, was partly established to relieve overcrowding at the top three crowded high schools in the county, Centennial, Howard ...



Howard County high school graduations will be from May 23 through May 30  Baltimore Sun

With graduation less than two months away, Howard County schools has announced the official ceremony schedule for its 12 high schools and the Cedar Lane ...



Lead found in water at nine Howard schools  Baltimore Sun

Levels of lead that exceed federal health standards have been found in water samples taken from nine Howard County schools.



Sydney L. Cousin, former superintendent of Howard County schools, dies at 72  The Washington Post

Sydney L. Cousin, who spent 25 years in the Howard County public schools, including eight years as the system's first African American superintendent, died ...



Lead found in water at three more Howard County schools  Baltimore Sun

Lead has been found in the water at three additional Howard County schools. In the latest round of sampling at seven schools, elevated levels were detected in ...



2 girls charged after fight at Oakland Mills High School  WBAL Baltimore

Two 14-year-old girls have been charged with assault in connection with an incident at a Howard County school Tuesday morning, police said. Police were ...



Despite 'really bad' crowding, some parents wary of Howard high school redistricting proposals  Baltimore Sun

Michelle Berry moved to Howard County for the school system's reputation, even though it would be years before her daughter was enrolled in elementary ...



Police boost presence after Columbia Islamic center receives threat, possible reference to New Zealand attack  Baltimore Sun

An Islamic center in Columbia is receiving extra police protection after someone posted on Facebook that “maybe you'll be next,” a possible reference to the ...



Walkout at Oakland Mills High School Calls for End to Hate, More Transparency  Patch.com

Columbia, MD - A racist post on social media sparked a demonstration at Oakland Mills High School.



Racist Social Media Post At Oakland Mills HS Under Investigation  Patch.com

Oakland Mills HS Racist Social Media Post Probed - Columbia, MD - The principal at Oakland Mills High School says police and school officials are investigating ...



Facing 'difficult decisions,' Howard's school unions reach initial accord on contracts  Baltimore Sun

Unions representing Howard County public schools teachers, administrators and staff have reached tentative contracts with the school system. None of the ...



Baltimore Ravens will be hosting UConn QB David Pindell for a private workout.  scotteblog.com

According to the Twitter account Ravens Nation the Baltimore Ravens will be hosting UConn QB David Pindell for a private workout: Ravens will be hosting ...



Leadership U Hosts Discussion of Teen Depression Nov. 8  Columbia, MD Patch

Leadership U Hosts Discussion of Teen... - Columbia, MD - Free film and panel program at Oakland Mills High School focuses on suicide prevention and ...



Alum Paralyzed In Shooting Honored At Oakland Mills Bball Game  Columbia, MD Patch

Oakland Mills High Hosts Larry Aaron Benefit Game - Columbia, MD - Oakland Mills High School rallied around an alumnus who was shot and paralyzed on ...



Oakland Mills High School Class of 2014  Baltimore Sun

Oakland Mills High School Class of 2014 held its graduation ceremony at Merriweather Post Pavilion on Tuesday, May 27. Lina Abdo, Avery Adams, ...



Vigil At Oakland Mills To Honor Larry Aaron III  Columbia, MD Patch

Vigil For Larry Aaron III Set For Tuesday - Columbia, MD - There will be a vigil to memorialize the former Oakland Mills High School football player.



Howard schools will offer free lunches during winter break  Baltimore Sun

In an effort to curb child hunger, for the first time, Howard schools are offering free lunches during two days of winter break. Howard established the winter meals ...



High school spring theater time in Howard County  Baltimore Sun

A preview of upcoming high school theater productions with a focus on "Tarzan" at Oakland Mills High School.



2 girls, aged 14, arrested after fight with knife at Howard Co. high school  Fox Baltimore

COLUMBIA, Md. (WBFF) - Two 14-year-old girls were arrested at a Howard County high school after a fight involving a knife Tuesday morning, said Howard ...



Eastham leaving as Oakland Mills principal  Baltimore Sun

After nine years as principal of Oakland Mills High School in Columbia, Frank Eastham is leaving his post to become the next executive director of school ...



Four Oakland Mills HS students arrested in attempted murder  Baltimore Sun

Four Oakland Mills High School students in Columbia were arrested last week in connection with the attempted murder of a Columbia Flyer taxi driver earlier this ...



Rayna DuBose has a tale of courage, perseverance to share with Women’s Giving Circle  Baltimore Sun

Rayna DuBose owns six sets of prosthetics, but her favorite pair is her “girly girl legs.” The coach for Marriotts Ridge High School — whose hands and feet were ...



How growing up in Howard County shaped these artists and performers  Baltimore Sun

One is the leader of a budding indie rock band. The other is touring with a hit musical. Two — who happen to be sisters — have ascended to the elite levels of ...



Oakland Mills boys soccer defeats Marriotts Ridge in penalty kicks in 2A West quarterfinals  Baltimore Sun

Marriotts Ridge travels to Oakland Mills for a second round 2A West region playoff game.



Dr. Sydney Cousin, who served 25 years with Howard County schools including eight as superintendent, dies  Baltimore Sun

During his eight-year tenure as superintendent of Howard County public schools, Dr. Sydney L. Cousin was known for fostering a close relationship with school ...



Alarming Increase In Violence At Wilde Lake HS: Principal  Patch.com

Wilde Lake Fights Part Of Larger Issue: Principal - Columbia, MD - The third fight in three weeks at Wilde Lake High School prompted the principal to address the ...



High School Girls' 800m, Finals 1 | Sam Singleton Scorpion Classic  MileSplit

COLUMBIA, Maryland -- Mount De Sales freshman Juliette Whittaker continues to raise the bar with each race this spring. Following the nation\'s third fastest ...



Summer jobs offer teens a career steppingstone  Baltimore Sun

Charlie Thomas, who runs Columbia Association's summer camp programs, knows the value in a summer job for teens. “Because they start working at a young ...



Oakland Mills boys basketball holds off furious Hammond rally, earns 91-85 win  Baltimore Sun

In the aftermath of his team's 91-85 victory Monday night over Hammond, Oakland Mills coach Jon Browne allowed himself a smile and uttered a cliché that ...



Police Offering $10,000 Reward For Two Unsolved 2018 Homicides  CBS Baltimore

ANNE ARUNDEL CO., Md. (WJZ) — Police in Anne Arundel County are offering a $10,000 reward for information on two separate unsolved murders from 2018.



Bree Newsome, who removed Confederate flag, known as principled leader  Baltimore Sun

Those who know Bree Newsome — the young woman who climbed a flagpole in front of South Carolina's State House to remove the Confederate flag Saturday ...



Part 6 Columbia at 50 EDUCATION: Schools Were Crucial Then and Now  MarylandReporter.com

Part 6 in this series of 12 essays leading to Columbia's 50th birthday next June examines the planning and transformation of a small, rural, recently ...



QB David Pindell Open To Position Change Ahead Of NFL Draft  Press Box

Former Oakland Mills High School quarterback David Pindell has been flying under the radar among 2019 NFL Draft prospects, but he's hoping to make a name ...



Oakland Mills boys lacrosse crushes Long Reach, 19-3  Baltimore Sun

Junior Evan Riss had three goals and seven assists and senior Khaaliq Canada scored seven goals to lead Oakland Mills to a dominating 19-3 win April 8.



Council of Elders celebrates achievements of black students  Baltimore Sun

For 19 years, the Council of Elders of the Black Community of Howard County has tried to chip away at the achievement gap by celebrating the accomplishments ...



Teacher's union president sees 'collaborative' future with Howard County school system  Baltimore Sun

As the teacher's union's new president, Colleen Morris says the Howard County Education Association will restore its relationship with the Howard County Public ...



Marshall University football player paralyzed after being shot at New Year's Eve party in Maryland  FOX 5 DC

A college football player from Maryland is now paralyzed after he was shot at a New Year's Eve party, according to his family.



Peter Petties: Road to the UFC - Columbia Flier  Baltimore Sun

For Oakland Mills High School graduate Peter Petties, Shogun Fights XV is the next step on the road to the UFC. (Ulysses Munoz / Baltimore Sun)



Centennial varsity football team disbanded for 2017 season  Baltimore Sun

The Centennial High School varsity football team has been disbanded for the 2017 season, according to a news release from the Howard County Public School ...



Post-It Note Kindness Catching On in Columbia  Patch.com

COLUMBIA, MD — Middle school students in Columbia were greeted with positivity this week, finding messages like "You are perfect just as you are" and "I ...



10 things you didn’t know about the leader of Downtown Columbia Partnership  Baltimore Sun

Phillip Dodge, who is 41 and a Kentucky native, moved with his family to Columbia from Louisville in 1989. Before taking the reins in August of the Downtown ...



Dia Simms, president of Sean 'Diddy' Combs' business empire, relishes her bright, airy Ellicott City home  Baltimore Sun

The president of Combs Enterprises — music mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs' business empire — relishes the golden rays that stream into her Ellicott City home.



UConn QB David Pindell on verge of running into the record book  New Haven Register

STORRS — Thanks to the elusive David Pindell, the name of Pete Petrillo is getting mentioned with regularity these days. Other than Walt Trojanowski's marks of ...



Tensions over racist social media postings flare at #OneHoward community forum  Baltimore Sun

A forum called in response to a series of racist social media postings by Howard County high school students grew tense Saturday over what many said were ...



Marshall University football player shot at New Year's Eve party in Maryland dies from injuries  FOX 5 DC

Nearly two month after a college football player was shot at a New Year's Eve party in Maryland, police say he has died from his injuries.



Howard County Executive-Elect Calvin Ball Announces Leadership Team  scotteblog.com

Received the following via an email just a bit ago: Columbia, MD – Today, Howard County Executive Elect Calvin Ball announced his Howard County leadership ...



HCPSS Graduation Ceremony Schedule For 2017  Patch.com

Howard County Graduation Schedule For 2017 - Columbia, MD - The class of 2017 will walk across the stage at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Howard County.



Howard County Public School System Announces 2017 Graduation Dates  Patch.com

HCPSS 2017 Graduation Dates - Columbia, MD - The commencement schedule has been announced, with graduation to take place at Merriweather Post ...



Slave Song Assignment Results in Apology from School Administrators  Patch.com

Ellicott City, MD - A Maryland teacher returned to the classroom after issuing an assignment the school's principal said was "culturally insensitive."



Stand Up, Speak Up, Howard: Stories of Discrimination Surface at Columbia Forum  Patch.com

Columbia, MD - A forum at Howard Community College Tuesday night put the spotlight on hate speech, racism after several instances arose in public schools.



Graduation Dates 2016 for Howard County Public Schools  Patch.com

Columbia, MD - Commencement dates have been announced for students in Howard County public schools. All except one will be at Merriweather Post ...



Making 'a central place to celebrate' veterans, families in Howard County  Baltimore Sun

Robert Gillette remembers how deeply affected he was during his years in the Navy each time he watched a shipmate lay eyes for the first time on a baby born.



Comcast NBCuniversal Awards $110,000 In Scholarships To 101 Maryland High School Seniors  PR Newswire

ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast NBCUniversal today announced that it has awarded approximately $110,000 in scholarships for the ...



Oakland Mills' Ndiaye commits to play basketball at Saint Peters  Baltimore Sun

Scorpions star senior Mamadou Ndiaye announces decision to play college basketball at Saint Peters after graduation this spring.



Cardio boxing at Elite SFN helps fight off weight gain  Baltimore Sun

Boxing was a saving grace for Kwame Ritter, who as a teen prone to fighting, discovered the sport and with it, his destiny.



Judith I. Tripp, editor and longtime Howard County Strider, dies  Baltimore Sun

Judith I. Tripp, a former editor who was a runner and walker and a board member of the Howard County Striders, died Sept. 16 from melanoma at Gilchrist ...



First lady talks higher education with students in Howard County  WBAL Baltimore

First lady Michelle Obama met on Thursday with a group of high school students in Howard County, encouraging them to continue their education when they ...



Father of Marshall University football player who passed away, 'He loved life':  Fox Baltimore

COLUMBIA, Md. (WBFF) --The local, Marshall University football player shot during a New Year's Eve party has died.Larry Aaron III, 19, of Columbia died of ...



Valmon Welcomes 2017 Incoming Class  UMTerps.com

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Maryland track and field head coach Andrew Valmon has introduced his incoming class for upcoming 2018 campaign. 21 freshmen and ...



Hawkins overtime goal lifts Reservoir girls soccer over Wilde Lake  Baltimore Sun

About two minutes into sudden death overtime between Reservoir and Wilde Lake Friday night, Gators senior captain Kylie Toler earned a free kick centered ...



Which Baltimore-area high schools have the best SAT scores? Find out here.  Baltimore Business Journal

Howard County has some of the highest schools, while city schools rank near the bottom.



Preserving childhood paintings of Columbia man behind 'The Last Lecture'  Baltimore Sun

The late Randy Pausch grew up in Columbia. His childhood house has been sold, but paintings done directly on his bedroom wall have been saved.



Columbia saloon making most of its 'second chance'  Baltimore Sun

Columbia saloon makes final cut among best bars in the state from Restaurant Association of Maryland.



With veto on the horizon, Howard County Council votes to become sanctuary for undocumented immigrants -- without the label  Baltimore Sun

Capping weeks of contentious debate intensified by President Donald Trump's executive orders on immigration, Howard County lawmakers voted 3-2 in favor of ...



The Top 50 Underclassman Boys In Every Event  MileSplit

Check out the top 50 underclassman male athletes in every indoor event.



Mosque plan called too large for rural Howard County  Baltimore Sun

Leaders of the Dar-us-Salaam community in College Park have been looking for years for a new home, a place for a school and a mosque close enough to be ...



Lynette Johnson, customer service director for The Sun, dies  Baltimore Sun

Lynette Johnson, who directed customer *service* for The Baltimore Sun and Tribune Publishing, died of cancer Tuesday at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.



Comcast Awards $119,000 In Scholarships To 110 Maryland High School Seniors  PR Newswire

BALTIMORE, May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2017 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship ...



Howard Community College students engineer a fulfilled wish in young girl’s ‘chariot’  Baltimore Sun

With the help of Howard Community College engineering students and a Baltimore nonprofit that develops customized assistive technology for people with ...



Winners: Best of Howard County 2015  Baltimore Sun

If you need it, Howard County can recommend it. In this year¿s readers¿ poll, nearly 15000 voters endorsed their favorite people and places across 74 ...



Butler named Howard County fire chief  Baltimore Sun

John Butler has held every rank within the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services and as of Jan. 20, he'll hold the department's top spot.



Bucks Draft Workout - 6/10/2015  Bucks.com

The Bucks held their first draft workout this morning when six prospects hit the Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin Training Center as the Bucks gear up for the ...



BEYA 2018 awards night  BlackEngineer.com

One of the largest national gatherings dedicated to increasing diversity in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) meets during Black History Month.



Donald B. Tobin: University of Maryland law school names new dean - Baltimore Business Journal  Washington Business Journal

The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law has named an Ohio State University law professor as dean.



One of two sisters accused in killing of man enters Alford plea  Baltimore Sun

A Laurel supermarket clerk accused, along with her sister, of killing a man who prosecutors say owed her money for drugs entered a plea to second-degree ...



Bridges to Housing Stability celebrates 25 years of serving the homeless  Baltimore Sun

Through determination, strategy and perseverance, the Bridges to Housing Stability nonprofit organization celebrated 25 years of *service* to the homeless ...



Vietnamese refugee opens Jacksonville podiatry practice  Baltimore Sun

Jacksonville's newest doctor is Linh Nguyen who opened Family Foot and Ankle Care in Paper Mill Village Shopping Center this spring. Nguyen offers ...



Best of Baltimore-area high school sports photos, week 3  Baltimore Sun

Jon Sham 0 Comment High School sports, Maryland, The Baltimore Sun Anne Arundel County, Baltimore County, carroll county, high school sports, howard ...



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