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

    22 hrs ago | 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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  2. Columbia teen charged in string of car thefts in ClarksvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | 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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  3. Charlotte man convicted in murder of fgirlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | 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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  4. N.C. man gets life sentence in shooting death of ex-girlfriend in ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    The North Carolina man convicted on murder charges for fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend outside her Columbia apartment complex last year was sentenced to life in prison plus 20 years in Howard County court Friday.

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  5. Sunshine, blue skies: Regional summer restaurant weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Examiner.com

    ... and for the restaurants, sparking increased reservations during the summer doldrums. July 21 to August 4 - Howard County, Maryland Restaurant Week - Prices and promotions vary. A great opportunity to try the new Highland Inn. July 21 to August 15 - ...

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  6. Columbia man guilty of assault, not guilty of attempted murder in beatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    The Columbia man accused of brutally beating another man resulting in long-term injuries to the victim was convicted of assault charges, but found not guilty of an attempted murder charge, by a Howard County jury Thursday.

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  7. Summer camps big business in Howard CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... a lunch of cold raspberry soup and zucchini lasagna. In other words, it's just another day of summer camp in Howard County, where the tradition of summer camps for children has exploded into a dizzying potpourri of offerings designed to fit every ...

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  8. Elkridge man gets 20 years for shaking baby to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Aron James Krampf, 27, of the 6200 block of Ducketts Lane, apologized during his sentencing hearing in Howard County Circuit Court on July 24 and told Judge Timothy J. McCrone that the event is "like a nightmare I can't wake up from," according to ...

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  9. Columbia Teen Charged in 21 Thefts from Vehicles: PoliceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    A 17-year-old from Columbia was charged with multiple offenses, including a felony, in connection with a series of recent thefts from vehicles, the Howard County Police Department reported.

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  10. MoreRead the original story

    Thursday | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Maryland State Police say someone has been calling people in the Howard County area claiming to be with the police and demanding payment for court or traffic fines.

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  11. Laurel Museum investigated for possible paranormal activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... year, the pair have investigated a series of historical sites: the Benson-Hammond House in Linthicum , the Howard County Historical Society's museum in Ellicott City , the William Brown House in Edgewater and the grounds of Gettysburg. Their most ...

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  12. Local archers prepare to hit target at nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... get one of several answers of varying depth. If you're one of the youngsters that Jones instructs through Howard County Recreation and Parks, the answer is quite simple. "I just tell them: stance, bring (the bow) up to your eye level, bring (the ...

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  13. Surprise in suburbia as a quiet neighbor is arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... of missile detectors in his bags. Zhenchun "Ted" Huang, a longtime resident of the Clarksville subdivision in Howard County , pleaded guilty this month to federal charges that he tried to The U.S. government controls the export of such "dual-use" ...

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  14. Caller spoofs state police number, demands moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Baltimore News

    Maryland State Police say someone has been calling people in the Howard County area claiming to be with the police and demanding payment for court or traffic fines.

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  15. Ulman donates indicted businessman's contributions to charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... there, records show he directed more than $30,000 to Ulman's campaign from 2009 to 2012. That was before the Howard County executive became Democrat Anthony Brown's running mate in the race for governor. The donations were made in Cohen's name and ...

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  16. In Patapsco Valley, two groups say they want what's best for state parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... ideas about the best way to move forward. Monday night, both organizations made their case before the Howard County Council, which will soon vote on a new plan with the potential to attract grant money for promoting the area's rich heritage as a ...

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  17. 13 injured in Route 1 crash in JessupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Baltimore Sun

    Thirteen people were hospitalized Tuesday morning after a two-vehicle wreck on Route 1 in Jessup, according to a news release from the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services.

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  18. Dr. Thomas F. "Tim" Herbert, physicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Baltimore Sun

    Dr. Thomas F. "Tim" Herbert, a well-known Howard County physician who practiced family medicine in Ellicott City for 40 years, died Sunday of cancer at William Hill Manor in Easton.

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  19. Stuart F. Oster, environmental health specialistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Baltimore Sun

    Stuart F. Oster, an environmental health specialist who worked for the Howard County Health Department, died June 28 of undetermined causes at his Ellicott City home.

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  20. Man Arrested a Week After Conviction for GropingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Howard County Police say a man awaiting sentencing after being convicted of groping women in parking lots in Columbia was arrested on similar charges.

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