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Potential decision on Howard County Public School System Reopening by the Board of Education on January 26th

The Howard County Board of Education (HoCoBOE) will hold a Virtual Work Session about HCPSS Reopening on January 26th.  This follows the Work Session the Board held on January 25th. During the meeting on January 25th: HCPSS Superintendent provided remarks (CLICK HERE) Dr. Maura Rossman, Howard County Health Officer attended and answered questions from Board members A plan was presented...

Status of Carroll County Public Schools on January 26th

UPDATE: CCPS just published the following update on Twitter (6:51am): The following is listed on the Carroll County Public Schools (CCPS) website on the morning of January 26th (as of 5:00am): Due to inclement weather, Carroll County Public Schools will be opening two hours late tomorrow, Tuesday, January 26, with a re-evaluation of weather conditions in the morning. A final...

Status of Howard County Public School System on January 26th

Here is the status of Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) on January 26th per Howard County Board of Education member Vicky Cutroneo: All Howard County public schools are operating under the following status for Tuesday, January 26, 2021: Virtual Instruction; Buildings Closed • Instruction: Virtual for all students, as scheduled • Meal Service: Canceled • Buildings: Closed • Athletics: Canceled Virtual instruction will take place...

Howard County Police make arrests after burglary of Revolution Releaf in Laurel on January 25th

Howard County Police Daily Crime Bulletin, Monday, January 25, 2021 Commercial burglary Laurel, 20723: Revolution Releaf, 9900 block of Washington Boulevard, Jan. 25 2:54 a.m. Police responded for a report of a burglary in progress and located the suspect vehicle fleeing from the business. After a short pursuit, the vehicle stopped and several suspects attempted to flee on foot. Police arrested two suspects...

Handgun and two loaded magazines found in vehicle after hit-and-run incident in Columbia on January 23rd

Howard County Police Daily Crime Bulletin, Monday, January 25, 2021 Weapon violation Columbia, 21045: Dobbin Road & Dobbin Center Way, Jan. 23 12:41 p.m. Police responded for a report of a hit-and-run and located the striking vehicle nearby. A search of the vehicle revealed a handgun and two loaded magazines. The driver and passenger were arrested. ARRESTED: Eric Allan Winfield, 28, of Parkside Drive...

Howard County Police make arrests after robbery at Giant Food in Columbia on January 23rd

Howard County Police Daily Crime Bulletin, Monday, January 25, 2021 Robbery Columbia, 21045: Giant, 7200 block of Cradlerock Way, Jan. 23 4:45 p.m. A security guard at the store reported that he confronted two suspects with stolen items as they exited the store. The female suspect assaulted the security guard and displayed a knife. She then fled with the male suspect. Police...

Governor Hogan will hold a press conference to provide an update on COVID-19 vaccine distribution on January 26th at 2:00pm

Public Schedule for Governor Larry Hogan for Tuesday, January 26, 2021 The public schedule for Governor Larry Hogan for Tuesday, January 26, 2021 includes the following: Tuesday, January 26, 2021: 2:00 PM: Governor Hogan will hold a press conference to provide an update on COVID-19 vaccine distribution. Governor’s Reception Room State House ### You can watch the press conference on Facebook here:  https://www.facebook.com/GovLarryHogan/videos I will embed the...

Maryland State Police troopers found themselves on “Paw Patrol” this morning on I-95 near I-895 in Howard County

Maryland State Police troopers from the Waterloo Barrack found themselves on "Paw Patrol" this morning on I-95 near I-895 in Howard County. It was there that a dog was reported to be running loose. Troopers, along with Howard County Police, the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration and Howard County Animal Control were able to safely capture the frightened...

Centennial High School in Howard County has earned the College Board AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award

Centennial Earns College Board AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award Recognized for Closing the Gender Gap in AP Computer Science Principles Centennial High School has earned the College Board AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award for achieving high female representation in AP Computer Science Principles. Schools honored with the AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award have expanded girls’ access in AP...

Howard Community College now offers specialized workforce education scholarships available to students in need of financial support during the COVID-19 pandemic

HCC Leverages GEER Funding to Facilitate Workforce Development Opportunities in the Midst of COVID-19 College Announces Eligible Credit and Noncredit Courses, Encourages Ongoing Enrollment With support from the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund, Howard Community College now offers specialized workforce education scholarships available to students in need of financial support during the COVID-19 pandemic. The scholarships cover tuition and fees...