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  1. Departments fear reduction in Jefferson County impact feesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    ... the purchase of radios, equipment, vehicles and backup generators. Conroy, who moved to Jefferson County from Howard County, Maryland, said he doesn't think reducing impact fees will bring more residents into Jefferson County, since the cost of ...

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  2. Eric Holder Reveals Black TaxRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CNN

    ... limited to Ferguson. While listening to Mr. Holder, his words echoed what happened to me at the hands of the Howard County Police Department in Maryland in 2012, including separate occasions during which I was driving from the Mall and walking ...

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  3. Judge Cornelius F. Sybert Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Judge Cornelius F. Sybert Jr., a retired Howard County circuit judge whose legal career spanned nearly four decades, died Feb. 24 of heart failure while vacationing in Hilton Head, S.C. "Judge Sybert looked like a judge and a jurist," said Howard County Circuit Judge Lenore R. Gelfman, a longtime friend. "He was gentlemanly, very refined and dignified," said Judge Gelfman.

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  4. Adam Levine lies down on floor to comfort Howard County boy with Down syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    He strolls through the halls of West Friendship Elementary singing the band's tunes. He makes posters proclaiming himself lead singer Adam Levine's "#1 fan."

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  5. NSA Shooting Suspect Arrested, May Be Connected to Other ShootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Mediaite.com

    ... shots fired at a Walmart in Laurel and at the AMC Theater at The Mall in Columbia. In the Columbia incident, Howard County police said that a member of a cleaning crew at the theater heard the shots at about 5:10 a.m. Then on Tuesday afternoon, ...

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  6. Suspect Arrested in Several Md. Shootings in Baltimore-Washington AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... Baltimore-Washington area and police had said they were investigating if they were linked. And early Monday, Howard County police responded to reports of shots fired outside the AMC Theatre at The Mall in Columbia. In the Arundel Mills case, Anne ...

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  7. NSA Gunfire Suspect May Be Linked to Other Maryland Shootings: FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gawker

    ... shots fired at a Walmart in Laurel and at the AMC Theater at The Mall in Columbia. In the Columbia incident, Howard County police said that a member of a cleaning crew at the theater heard the shots at about 5:10 a.m. According to the Sun 's law ...

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  8. Columbia Under Winter Storm WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Keep your snow boots handy, Columbia The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for Howard County , effective from 10 p.m. Wednesday to 7 p.m. Thursday. The winter storm warning calls for heavy snow in much of central Maryland, with accumulations from 6 to 10 inches.

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  9. Baltimore City Public Schools Adopt Innovative World Geography ProgramRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... century skills. Sounds Around the World has already received enthusiastic teacher feedback. One teacher from Howard County, MD commented: "... I just played [SAW] with my 11th grade regular Modern World History class....They absolutely loved it! ...

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  10. Howard County Warns Against Telephone ScamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    In the wake of two recent incidents where residents received phone calls from individuals claiming a loved one was in danger and in need of money immediately, Howard County Police Department is reminding residents to be wary of TELEPHONE SCAMS such as these. On February 27, a suspect, with what was described as a Middle Eastern accent called a woman's cell phone.

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  11. Howard County Police Release Photos from Convenience Store RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    NEWS RELEASE: Police release photos from convenience store robbery series; reward of up to $1,500 offered for information. Howard County Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with seven convenience store robberies in Elkridge, Laurel, and Ellicott City in recent months.

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  12. Evening in the Stacks is diamond jubileeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Library, Feb. 28. (Nate Pesce/for The Baltimore Sun Media Group) Lights danced above the Miller branch of the Howard County Library on Saturday night as folks dressed to the nines dashed through the parking lot in the cold night air to attend ...

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  13. Howard, Patapsco banks to merge in $10 million dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... by its acquisition of a failed Rising Sun bank. ( Carrie Wells ) Howard Bank's strongest foothold is in Howard County, while Patapsco Bank has two offices in Baltimore and two offices in Baltimore County. The merger comes amid a nationwide trend of ...

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  14. Howard councilmembers to consider weapons ban for county buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... City and on other county property. (File photo by Brian Krista/Baltimore Sun Media Group) Three members of the Howard County Council are sponsoring a bill that would ban guns and other weapons in county buildings. The bill, introduced at the ...

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  15. Laurel woman, 35, sues in Rams Head Tavern video peeping caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Maryland Gazette

    A Howard County woman and others are suing the owner of the Rams Head Group over hidden cameras in the women's bathroom. A 35-year-old Laurel woman filed a lawsuit Monday against the president of the Rams Head Group and the company's Savage restaurant, where Howard County police say he secretly videotaped women who were using the restroom.

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  16. Woman Charged with DWI After Patrol Car is SideswipedRead the original story

    Tuesday | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Howard County Police have charged a woman with driving under the influence after her car sideswiped a patrol car in Ellicott City. It happened about 12:30 a.m. Saturday on Old Columbia Pike.

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  17. Woman Sideswipes Patrol Car Charged With DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    Howard County Police have charged a woman with driving under the influence after her car sideswiped a patrol car in Ellicott City. It happened about 12:30 a.m. Saturday on Old Columbia Pike.

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  18. Laurel woman suing Rams Head owner, tavernRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ABC2 Maryland

    ... and other offenses related to secretly recording women in the bathroom after an eight-month investigation by Howard County police. Michelle Castle, the plaintiff in this case, filed the suit Monday in the Circuit Court of Howard County on behalf of ...

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  19. Ellicott City Under Winter Weather AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for several jurisdictions, including Howard County, for snow, sleet and freezing rain Tuesday. The advisory is in effect from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday for Howard, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Frederick, Harford, Montgomery and Prince George's counties.

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  20. Howard police release photos of convenience store robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County police have released photos of a man wanted in connection with the robbery of seven convenience stores in Elkridge, Laurel and Ellicott City in the last two months. Police said the first incident occurred on Jan. 16 at 2:07 a.m. Police said a man with a gun and his face partially covered entered a Shell gas station in the 6200 block of Washington Boulevard in Elkridge and approached an employee.

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