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  1. Sulfuric acid leak prompts shelter-in-place order in Maryland CityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    About 500 people were confined to their homes in Maryland City on Saturday morning because a 45-foot trailer was leaking sulfuric acid, Anne Arundel County fire officials said. Hazardous materials crews were responding to the incident in the 3500 block of Whiskey Bottom Road near Laurel, fire spokesman Russ Davies said via Twitter.

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  2. Dona t cry for RooseveltRead the original story

    Yesterday | Gazette.net

    ... than half of the county's top girls basketball players are in public schools. Rod Hairston, a coach at Pallotti (a Laurel private school) and former coach at Roosevelt, said that about 10 to 15 of top-50 county players are in public schools. Bowie ...

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  3. New Laurel Library breaks groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gazette.net

    Laurel residents and Prince George's County officials gathered to break ground on the new Laurel Library during a May 27 ceremony, an occasion that came more than a year after construction was originally set to begin. The 31,000 square foot building will be more than twice the size of the old library and will feature a dinosaur-themed children's area and environmentally-friendly elements, such as solar panels on the roof and electric car charging stations.

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  4. Maryland's Emerson beckons with natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Bhupendra Kapur stood in the front yard of his spacious corner house in Emerson, a residential and office community in North Laurel, Md. Kapur, 67, who worked for 35 years as a machinist at Domino Sugar in Baltimore, said he moved in 2003 from Glen Burnie with his wife and family to a new $500,000 model home in Emerson.

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  5. New Horizons sees more detail as it draws closer to PlutoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Astronomy

    ... times the current resolution," said Hal Weaver from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland. Following a January 2006 launch, New Horizons is currently about 2.95 billion miles (4.75 billion km) from home; ...

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  6. More Detail From PlutoRead the original story

    Thursday | Space Ref

    ... said Hal Weaver, the mission's project scientist at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland. Following a January 2006 launch, New Horizons is currently about 2.95 billion miles from home; the spacecraft is ...

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  7. Divas rely on veteran to Trigger their defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Gazette.net

    ... rival Boston earlier this month. With the best start to the season the team could've hoped for, McNair, a longtime Laurel resident, said the Divas' confidence is “on a thousand.” She attributed much of that to continuity, with players ...

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  8. Rocky Gorge Animal Hospital Hosts Open HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Patch.com

    When preparing for a disaster at your home, don't forget to plan for your pet's safety. The folks at the Rocky Gorge Animal Hospital at 7515 Brooklyn Bridge Road in Laurel can help.

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  9. Special Olympics Runs Through LaurelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Patch.com

    Join us on June 3rd for the Laurel Leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics. We will be running with Special Olympics Athletes and the flame of hope as part of a week of torch runs all over the state leading up to the Special Olympics Maryland Summer games in Towson on June 6-7.

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  10. NASA Excited over New Pluto Photos Made by New Horizons SpacecraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... said Hal Weaver, the mission's project scientist at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland. Following a January 2006 launch, New Horizons is currently about 2.95 billion miles from Earth. The New Horizons ...

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  11. Two Johns Hopkins APL Instruments Selected for NASA Mission to Explore EuropaRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | Newswise

    Two instruments designed by the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Md. have been selected for flight aboard a proposed NASA mission to explore Jupiter's moon Europa and investigate its habitability.

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  12. NASA's Europa Mission Begins with Selection of Science InstrumentsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | Wireless Design & Development

    ... Sounding (PIMS) -- principal investigator Dr. Joseph Westlake of Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), Laurel, Maryland. This instrument works in conjunction with a magnetometer and is key to determining Europa's ice shell thickness, ocean ...

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  13. NASA selects Instruments for mission to Jupiter's moon EuropaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Clarksville Online

    ... Sounding (PIMS) - principal investigator Dr. Joseph Westlake of Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), Laurel, Maryland. This instrument works in conjunction with a magnetometer and is key to determining Europa's ice shell thickness, ocean ...

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  14. Europa Mission Begins with Selection of Science InstrumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... Sounding (PIMS) - principal investigator Dr. Joseph Westlake of Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), Laurel, Maryland. This instrument works in conjunction with a magnetometer and is key to determining Europa's ice shell thickness, ocean ...

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  15. New apartments could replace some Laurel Shopping Center storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Gazette.net

    The former cinema at the Laurel Shopping Center could be razed and replaced with 180 apartment units if Laurel's planning commission approves the shopping center's revitalization overlay application. Three vacant storefronts, including the old movie theater at the Laurel Shopping Center, could be razed and replaced with a new apartment complex, but Laurel residents say this proposal still may not address the city's need for affordable housing.

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  16. NASA chooses instruments to be included on the Europa ClipperRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Examiner.com

    ... Sounding (PIMS) -- principal investigator Dr. Joseph Westlake of Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), Laurel, Maryland. This instrument works in conjunction with a magnetometer and is key to determining Europa's ice shell thickness, ocean ...

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  17. 9 instruments chosen for Europa missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Earth & Sky

    ... Sounding (PIMS) - principal investigator Dr. Joseph Westlake of Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), Laurel, Maryland. This instrument works in conjunction with a magnetometer and is key to determining Europa's ice shell thickness, ocean ...

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  18. Solar-powered spacecraft set to scour Europa for signs of alien...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Mail on Sunday

    ... in Washington. -- principal investigator Dr. Joseph Westlake of Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), Laurel, Maryland. This instrument works in conjunction with a magnetometer and is key to determining Europa's ice shell thickness, ocean ...

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  19. Mission to Europa will test Jupiter moon's friendliness to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | New Scientist

    ... at high resolution. The new mission will bring a camera developed at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland, which will shoot pictures of up to 90 per cent of the surface at 50-metre resolution, far higher than Galileo's. ...

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  20. Here Are the Science Instruments NASA Will Use to Explore EuropaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Planetary Society

    ... Sounding (PIMS) -- principal investigator Dr. Joseph Westlake of Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), Laurel, Maryland. This instrument works in conjunction with a magnetometer and is key to determining Europa's ice shell thickness, ocean ...

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