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  1. Friday night football: The early report, including Glenelg-River...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... every syllable to signify the 12 years that passed between wins for the Gladiators in the series with their Howard County rivals. Behind a "Jumbo" package featuring two tight ends and offensive linemen Andrew Laport, Dakota Davis, Matt Fratangelo, ...

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  2. Howard fire chief resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County Fire and Rescue Chief Bill Goddard has resigned and will be stepping down Dec. 2, county executive-elect Allan Kittleman announced Friday. Deputy Fire Chief John Butler will serve as acting chief during the search for a permanent replacement for Goddard, Kittleman said.

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  3. Cancer treatment takes nothing from Maggie Kudirka's performance in 'Nutcracker'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... and the only thing that made me feel like myself. Gutsy, original, a sensation just walking on stage, she's Howard County's own sweetheart dancer, Margaret "Maggie" Kudirka, a.k.a. "The Bald Ballerina." who will perform the coveted role of Snow ...

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  4. Columbia Association Considering Sister City in Haiti, Seeking Planning Committee VolunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Patch.com

    Volunteers are needed for a planning committee that will explore the possibility of a sister city relationship between Columbia, Maryland, and the coastal community of Cap-Haitien in Haiti. The Haiti Sister City Planning Committee will consist of Columbia and Howard County residents, who will work in collaboration with Columbia Association's International and Multicultural Programs Advisory Committee and the Build Haiti Foundation's Global Leadership Program.

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  5. Glenelg gets second shot at River HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Washington Post

    ... who is committed to play offensive line for Florida State, said at close to 300 pounds, Smith is the rare Howard County player who can match his size. River Hill has beaten Glenelg in the last 10 meetings, so Robbins is relishing his last chance to ...

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  6. Ulman portrait unveiled at Howard County headquartersRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Baltimore Sun

    Ken Ulman may have just just a week and a half left in office as Howard County executive, but his image will stick around the county's Ellicott City headquarters even after Ulman packs up his office. Wednesday evening, Ulman unveiled his official portrait, which joins photographs of five of the county's seven previous executives on a wall in the main lobby of the George Howard building.

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  7. Howard Bank's Little Patuxent Square branch 'sends a strong signal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Business Journal

    Howard Bank didn't want its home county to feel forgotten as it moved north with acquisitions and allowed a Howard County branch lease to expire earlier this year.

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  8. Dust Off The Old Instrument And DonateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... coming back home with his prized instruments, the family's van was broken into and the instruments stolen. Howard County Police never found the instruments. There have been no arrests. Brian Reed says all the donated instruments will be ...

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  9. Ellicott City Named Main Street Maryland CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Patch.com

    EHoward County Executive Ken Ulman announced that Ellicott City has been designated a Main Street Maryland Community, making it eligible for financial and planning resources from the State of Maryland. The designation was announced by Maryland Department of House and Community Development Acting Secretary Clarence Snuggs during a ceremony at the Howard County Welcome Center.

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  10. Three Burglaries, Car Theft: Columbia Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Patch.com

    ... here a window was pried open. The man charged was taken into custody on Friday, Nov. 14, and released from the Howard County Detention Center Monday, Nov. 17, on $3,000 bail. He has a preliminary hearing in Howard County District Court on Dec. 16.

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  11. Howard's legislators talk tax reduction at Chamber of Commerce breakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Baltimore Sun

    Just two weeks have passed since Election Day, but Howard County's delegation members are already looking ahead to the start of session in January. A majority of the delegation met Tuesday morning at the Hilton DoubleTree hotel in Columbia to offer a business-centric legislative forecast to members of Howard County's Chamber of Commerce.

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  12. Turf Fields at Blandair Park Named for Maryland DelegateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Patch.com

    The playing fields at Blandair Park off Oakland Mills Road were named Monday night to honor someone who helped bring them to fruition, officials said. Delegate Frank Turner was recognized for his efforts that secured $3.3 million in grants from Program Open Space and $1.5 million in bond bills for the project, according to the Howard County Department of Recreation and Parks .

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  13. Power Outage Closes Homewood Center TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Patch.com

    The Homewood Center in Ellicott City will close at 1:10 p.m., Howard County Public School System officials reported Tuesday morning. A power outage prompted the closure.

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  14. Howard Bank will open a Columbia branch in Little Patuxent SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Business Journal

    ... Columbia," she said in a statement. Howard Bank has three branches, its headquarters and a mortgage center in Howard County. It has a total of 13 branches in the Baltimore area along with regional offices in Annapolis, Rising Sun, Timonium and ...

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  15. Gas Line Break Shuts Down Centennial High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Patch.com

    A gas line break on Tuesday, Nov. 18, resulted in closure of the school at 4300 Centennial Lane in Ellicott City, according to the Howard County Public School System .

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  16. With Obamacare, health insurance leads to better healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... lifestyles. He is a physician, after all, and the former chief health official for Baltimore City and Howard County, where his Healthy Howard initiative took the same approach. Because of the effectiveness of Evergreen's personal health coaching on ...

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  17. Ellicott City named a Main Street Maryland communityRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Baltimore Sun

    The Ellicott City Historic District has undergone a number of revitalization projects and initiatives aimed at attracting more visitors downtown in recent years. On Monday, Howard County officials announced the next step for the historic district, one that they say will bring additional investments to the downtown area.

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  18. Howard Bank Plans New Branch in Downtown ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Patch.com

    ... in Ellicott City with three branches , a headquarters and operations center as well as a mortgage center in Howard County, the growth oriented company recently increased its portfolio with the assumption of deposits and purchase of assets as well as ...

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  19. Turf Valley Trot to Pay Tribute to Zach Lederer of Ellicott CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Patch.com

    ... Drive. Last year's race raised $4,000 for Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center, which helps those in need in Howard County. At this year's event, there will be bins where people can donate canned goods for those at Grassroots.

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  20. Howard Bank to open branch in new downtown Columbia towerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... its headquarters in Ellicott City. It also has three branches, operations centers and mortgage center in the Howard County, but has expanded with branches and offices in Baltimore, Anne Arundel and Hartford counties. "This lease signing will allow ...

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