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  1. Law Enforcement, School Admin. Train For Active Shooter IncidentsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... things and you've done OK, somehow you're an expert, which we know is not true," said Captain John McKissick, Howard County Police. Captain McKissick from the first commander on scene at the Mall in Columbia. He says dissecting these cases is what ...

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  2. Posture, breathing techniques among noteworthy lessons at Howard vocal campRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Youngsters at a summer vocal camp in Howard County are learning the importance of bending their knees when they sing, lest they get dizzy, become queasy and pass out.

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  3. Brenda Becker | Carroll Lutheran VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Record

    ... xperience in the senior living industry. The council is focused on improving the lives of those over age 50 in Howard County by encouraging healthy participation in center activities and providing assistance to those less fortunate.

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  4. Howard Green Jobs program provides cash, experience for disadvantaged teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... teenagers participating in the Summer Youth Green Jobs Program, operated by the Community Action Council of Howard County. Now in its fifth year, the federally-funded program helps disadvantaged teens earn money and at the same time build skills and ...

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  5. Girl didn't show remorse in father's death, doctors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... boyfriend had also killed her father's girlfriend, a forensic psychiatrist testified in court Wednesday. The Howard County teenager was in a state of active psychosis when she made the comments about her father, Dennis Lane, said the psychiatrist, ...

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  6. Library's Harry Potter camp charms witches, wizards in trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    The children arrived by car and not Hogwarts Express, ushered in by parents instead of Thestral-drawn carriages, but once they entered the school of witchcraft and wizardry which appears to unsuspecting Muggles to be simply an activity room at the Elkridge branch of the Howard County Public Library they were greeted by a witch just the same.

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  7. CAC receives $212,800 from State for Head Start programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Baltimore Sun

    The Community Action Council of Howard County has been awarded $212,800 as part of the Prekindergarten Expansion Act of 2014, the Maryland State Department of Education announced this week.

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  8. Fast-growing Astrum Solar acquired by Direct Energy in $54 million dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Business Journal

    Vadim Polikov is CEO of Howard County-based Astrum Solar, which is being acquired by Direct Energy for $54 million Houston-based Direct Energy is acquiring Astrum to break into the residential solar market.

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  9. HoCo Teen Accused Of Plotting Father's Murder To Appear In CourtRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | CBS Local

    ELLICOTT CITY, Md. -A Howard County teen charged in connection with the death of her father is set to appear in court Tuesday.

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  10. Direct Energy buys Howard County based Astrum SolarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Baltimore Sun

    Direct Energy said Tuesday that it bought Howard County based Astrum Solar for $54 million, giving the Texas company a foothold in the residential solar market.

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  11. Howard County teen accused in father's death due in court todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Baltimore Sun

    A Howard County teenager accused of plotting with her boyfriend to kill her father is set to appear in court today as her attorney seeks to have her case moved to the juvenile system.

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  12. New senior community approved in North LaurelRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... name that evokes nothing less than Henry David Thoreau's famous treatise on living in harmony with nature. The Howard County Planning Board voted on July 17 to approve plans for Walden Woods, a 97-home, age-restricted development near Gorman Road's ...

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  13. Have sidecar, will travel for 96-year-old 'Millie' BaileyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... a fundraiser for breast cancer research. Bailey remains in contact with him and his wife, Lenore Gelfman, a Howard County Circuit Court judge. Henig began encouraging Bailey to take a ride in his sidecar seven or eight years ago after "we kept ...

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  14. Elkridge resident travels abroad for college STEM research projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... said Ogwuazor, who was born in Nigeria but has lived in the United States since she was 3, and grew up in Howard County. "I thought it would be a good opportunity and a good experience for me." University officials say the noncredit program aims to ...

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  15. Howard County Arts Council Receives PNC Foundation GrantRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Howard County Arts Council has been awarded a $12,000 PNC Grow Up Great grant from the PNC Foundation for its Head StART in ART program.

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  16. Howard County Arts Council Seeking Artists for Head StART in ART ResidenciesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... individual projects for students to take home. Applications are available online at www.hocoarts.org or at the Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043. The deadline for proposals is August 15, 2014. T he ...

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  17. Seven hurt after SVU hits police car in ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Baltimore Sun

    An SUV slammed into a police cruiser in Columbia late Saturday, sending seven people to area hospitals including three children, Howard County police said.

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  18. In final vote before recess, Howard council tables food and drink debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Baltimore Sun

    In the final legislative session before its traditional August recess, the Howard County Council voted Friday afternoon to put on hold a bill related to the county's controversial food and drink limitations, while approving a management plan for the Patapsco Valley that had also stirred debate.

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  19. Columbia teen charged in string of car thefts in ClarksvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Baltimore Sun

    A Columbia teen, 17, has been charged in connection with a string of thefts from unlocked cars during the evening of Jan. 22 across a series of Clarksville neighborhoods, according to Howard County police.

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  20. Charlotte man convicted in murder of fgirlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | ABC2 Maryland

    On Friday, Howard County Circuit Court Judge Timothy J. McCrone ordered Ryan Patrick Matthias to life in prison sentence for the May 4, murder of Deborah Castellano as she arrived home at her apartment.

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