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  1. Suspicious Laptop at HoCo Recycling Facility Under Investigation: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    A suspicious laptop prompted the evacuation of a recycling facility on US 1 Thursday, according to the Howard County Police Department. At 12:24 p.m., first responders reported they were in the 7500 block of Washington Boulevard at a recycling facility that processes military supplies, where staff reported there was a suspicious package .

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  2. John H. Schmidt, Lucent managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    John H. Schmidt, a retired Lucent Technologies manager who served for nearly four decades with the Maryland Air National Guard, died March 20 at Howard County General Hospital of heart failure. He was 80. The son of Walter Schmidt, a roofer, and Elizabeth Huddle Schmidt, a homemaker, John Huddle Schmidt was born in Baltimore and raised on East 25th Street.

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  3. Senior living caretaker indicted in abuse of elderly resident at Ellicott City facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    A woman accused of abusing an elderly man at an Ellicott City assisted living facility has been indicted by a grand jury in Howard County. Christina Renee Randall, a caretaker at Lighthouse Senior Living on North Ridge Road, was arrested in February on charges of second-degree assault and abuse of a vulnerable adult after police were given video footage that showed her allegedly abusing a 93-year-old Alzheimer's patient in her care. 1 comment

  4. Q&A with new Patapsco Heritage Greenway Director Mary Catherine CochranRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... unanimously approved by the Patapsco Heritage Greenway's board of directors, comes to the organization from Howard County General Hospital , where she was a communications project manager. She's also the founder of Preservation Howard County, where ...

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  5. Atholton students hope to make prom dreams come trueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... dress they like, but it doesn't fit very well. The dresses aren't just for Atholton students. Any student from Howard County and beyond is invited to take a look at what is available. "If they can get here to look at a dress, these ladies are always ...

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  6. Report: Howard is second healthiest county in MarylandRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    Joy Emery, Elkridge, franchise owner of Stroller Strides of Howard County, leads moms in a fitness program in Centennial Park. Joy Emery, Elkridge, franchise owner of Stroller Strides of Howard County, leads moms in a fitness program in Centennial Park.

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  7. Study: Montgomery is most healthy, Baltimore City least healthyRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    Joy Emery, Elkridge, franchise owner of Stroller Strides of Howard County, leads moms in a fitness program in Centennial Park. Joy Emery, Elkridge, franchise owner of Stroller Strides of Howard County, leads moms in a fitness program in Centennial Park.

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  8. Howard County wrestling 2014-15 season recapRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County Times wrestling reporter Tim Schwartz breaks down the 2015-16 season with the top teams, standout wrestlers and title winners. Howard County Times wrestling reporter Tim Schwartz breaks down the 2015-16 season with the top teams, standout wrestlers and title winners.

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  9. Howard County State's Attorney Office to Host Support Group for Families, Friends of Homicide VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Patch.com

    The Howard County State's Attorney Office is hosting an upcoming support group for families and friends of homicide victims. Next meeting: March 25 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Carroll Building, 3450 Courthouse Drive Ellicott City.

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  10. Howard County is getting its first distilleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Business Journal

    ... Debenham are on the forefront of the state's craft distilling industry. Those settlers are the namesake of Howard County's soon-to-be first distillery, Lost Ark Distilling Co., and the co-founders hope to infuse their spirit of adventure into the ...

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  11. Father, daughter among three killed in Saturday's wreck on Route 50Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... night. Susannah Badders, 19, of Manchester in Carrol County, and Jason Simpkins, 19, of Ellicott City in Howard County, were pronounced dead Sunday at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore. Badders' father, Raymond Badders, 63, ...

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  12. Police Officer Injured In Crash Linked To Suspected Drunk DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    A Howard County police officer is hospitalized in stable condition after his patrol car was struck by suspected drunk driver early this morning. Howard County Police say the crash occurred at around 4:30 this morning on Route 29 northbound near Old Columbia Road at the Howard-Montgomery County line.

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  13. Father and Daughter among 3 Killed in Annapolis Car AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Maryland State Police confirmed Sunday night that two more people have died following a three-vehicle crash Saturday in Annapolis. According to the Capital Gazette, Susannah Badders, 19, of Manchester in Carrol County and Jason Simpkins, 19, of Ellicott City in Howard County were pronounced dead Sunday at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore.

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  14. Montgomery County Police Investigating Howard County Officer CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Patch.com

    A Howard County police officer is at shock trauma Sunday after an allegedly intoxicated driver hit his patrol car near the Montgomery County line, authorities said. At 4:25 a.m. Sunday, Pfc.

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  15. Howard County Police: Officer Hospitalized After Suspected Drunk Driver CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Patch.com

    A Howard County police officer is at shock trauma Sunday after an allegedly intoxicated driver hit his patrol car near the Montgomery County line, authorities said. At 4:25 a.m. Sunday, Pfc.

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  16. Public or private? Future of the Pip Moyer Center debatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... budget for next fiscal year - about $100,000 more than this year. Annapolis has a population of nearly 39,000. Howard County, with a population of 290,000, has three similar - but smaller - centers and allocated $9.7 million for parks and recreation ...

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  17. Patrol car hit by driver suspected to be under the influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WUSA-TV Washington

    A Howard County Police officer was injured after his patrol car was struck on Route 29 early Sunday morning, police said. Patrol car hit by driver suspected to be under the influence A Howard County Police officer was injured after his patrol car was struck on Route 29 early Sunday morning, police said.

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  18. MTA bus improvement plan, mired in politics, faces uncertain futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... riders and a budget of about $220 million. MTA buses link Baltimore and its suburbs, including Columbia in Howard County and White Marsh in Baltimore County. Commuter lines also transport many more suburban residents to job centers in Baltimore and ...

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  19. Howard authors take those struggling with challenge on 'A Journey of Hearts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... nine people who didn't necessarily consider themselves writers before tackling their chapters. Five reside in Howard County; the others live in Baltimore, Tennessee and Australia. "These are raw, real-life experiences," Bowers said of the essays, ...

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  20. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Business Wire

    ... has changed the date for its fourth quarter a... )--Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AAA' rating to the following Howard County, Maryland (the county) general obligation (GO) bonds: --$232.36 million consolidated public improveme... )--Fitch Ratings has ...

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