October 31, 2012
Atholton Title: "Dream Girl" (a comedy by Elmer Rice) Dates: Nov. 1-3, 7 p.m.; Nov. 4, 3 p.m. Cost: $12; http://www.atholtondrama.org. Centennial Title: "Twelfth Night" Dates: Nov. 15-16, 7 p.m., Nov. 17, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., Nov. 18, 3 p.m. Cost: $10; http://www.chstheatre.org Glenelg Title: "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" Dates: Nov. 29-30, 7 p.m.; Dec. 1, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Dec. 2, 2 p.m. Cost: $10 Hammond Title: "The Mousetrap" Dates: Nov. 8-10, 7 p.m.; Nov. 10, 2 p.m. Cost: $12 at door, $10 advance; http://www.hammondhs.org/DramaAcad.htm Howard Title: "The Miracle Worker" Dates: Nov. 8-10, 7 p.m. Cost: $10; http://www.howardhighschool.net (go to theater department)
April 30, 2012
Submitting sports notices The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. Monday. We prefer email (firstname.lastname@example.org). Questions? Call 410-332-6578. Football High school football officials and timers are needed in the Washington metropolitan area. Anyone who has reached their 18th birthday prior to Sept. 1, 2012 and has a desire to officiate high school football is eligible. No experience is required. Knowledge of the rules and officiating will be provided during training sessions which start in July.
March 13, 2012
A week ago, authorities were called to the campus dorm room of 19-year-old Alexander G. Song 2nd, who, according to the University of Maryland, College Park police chief, was shouting and acting out. The sophomore who grew up in Howard County told officers he was "very stressed out," the chief said, but "there was nothing that led us to believe he was a threat to himself or to others. " But by Sunday, police had Song in custody, saying he posted messages on the Internet threatening "a shooting rampage on campus.
March 6, 2012
Here is a list of forums that will be hosting candidtates for the Board of Education: When: March 14, 6 p.m., Where: Starflight Enterprises, 6801 Douglas Legum Drive, Elkridge Sponsor: Thurgood Marshall Democratic Club of Howard County When: March 18, 1:45 p.m. Where: Howard High School, 8700 Old Annapolis Road, Ellicott City Sponsor: Chinese Language School of Columbia When: March 21, 7 p.m. Where: Patuxent Room,...
January 24, 2012
In the Jan. 19 edition, Sara Toth wrote about Howard county schools and listed some that have been previous Blue Ribbon School winners. Unfortunately, her list is incomplete. I was a teacher at Howard High School when it was given this award. Eugene Streagle was the principal. You should have included all the schools in the county that have been so honored. Elaine Thomas Columbia
October 27, 2011
Amanda O'Brien and Collin Smith Bruce and Debbie O'Brien, of Ellicott City, announce the engagement of their daughter Amanda Michele O'Brien, to Collin Smith, son of Jeffrey and Jeanette Smith, of Catonsville. The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Howard High School and is pursuing a degree in early childhood education. She is currently employed as a teacher at a daycare facility in Elkridge. The future groom is a 2008 graduate from Arcadia University, where he earned a bachelor's degree in print communications.