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Sheppard Pratt ranked fifth in the U.S.

Sheppard Pratt, which operates in Howard County, was named one of the nation's top five psychiatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report in its 20-2021 Best...

Howard joins Homeland Security lawsuit

Howard County is joining an amicus brief, filed by the State of New York, in support of the CASA complaint against the Trump administration’s...

Ball presents plan to support children, families 

Howard County has presented the five-year Local Children’s Board Community Plan for Children, Youth and Families. The plan provides a framework for partnerships between public...

Howard activates emergency operations for Tropical Storm Isaias

Howard County has activated Emergency Operations in preparation for Tropical Storm Isaias, which is expected to cause heavy rainfall and winds between 20-30 miles...

Lord & Taylor to close Columbia store

On August 2, Le Tote Inc. and certain subsidiaries including Lord & Taylor, filed for Chapter 11 reorganization in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of...

Q&A with Jay Winer

Professional life for Jay Winer started early. His family founded the National Plastic Products Co., which relocated from Baltimore to Odenton in 1943. The...

Public invited to review Ellicott City watershed master plan

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced the launch of a 30-day comment period on the draft Ellicott City Watershed Master Plan. This comprehensive, long-range...

Books in Bloom presents authors in virtual format

The Downtown Columbia Partnership (DTC) and The Howard Hughes Corporation (HHC) are hosting the 4th annual Books in Bloom (BIB) book festival in a...

Ellicott City doctor’s device protects workers caring for COVID patients

When Covid-19 swept through the Northeast in April, nearly 600 health care workers died of the virus and thousands were infected. New surges in...

Maryland Chamber responds to Hogan 

Gov. Larry Hogan recently addressed Marylanders to express concerns about public health trends, including spikes in COVID-19 cases in neighboring states and an increase...

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