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  1. Clarksville man pleads guilty in bomb threat of Howard police stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Baltimore Sun

    A Clarksville man apparently driven by desperation pleaded guilty Tuesday to a bomb threat at a Howard County police station earlier this year that turned out to be a false alarm. Benjamin J. Parsons, 34, of the 6300 block of Eastern Star Way, walked into the county's Southern District Police Station, in the 11000 block of Scaggsville Road in North Laurel, at 4:05 p.m. May 25 and handed an officer a note that suggested he had placed explosives inside the station's ventilation system, according to court documents.

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  2. Local economist says Howard, state need to move away from dependence on federal government spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Baltimore Sun

    Economist Anirban Basu presents his economic forecast for 2015 to the Howard County Chamber of Commerce. That was one of the takeaways from local economist Anirban Basu's annual forecast to the Howard County Chamber of Commerce, held Wednesday at the Columbia lakefront Sheraton.

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  3. Howard tree farm keeps family tradition aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... than going to open a plastic box and [putting up] a plastic tree for Christmas," said David Healey, a 40-year Howard County resident. "We always have live trees." Of course, the Healeys are a bit biased. The family - David and wife Marianne Healey, ...

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  4. Kittleman takes office, announces first stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... 2014, after being sworn in at Glenelg High School in Glenelg. (Jon Sham/Baltimore Sun video) Newly installed Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman hit the ground running on his first day in office Tuesday, announcing several key staffing positions ...

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  5. Ambulance driver, others injured in Howard Co. pile-up crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Baltimore Sun

    An ambulance responding to an emergency call struck a car and a tractor trailer involved in a separate crash Monday night, Howard County police said. The ambulance was traveling north on Washington Boulevard, near Kit Kat Road in Elkridge at about 7 p.m. when it crested a hill and struck the rear of a Hyundai Sonata, and then the side of a tractor trailer.

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  6. Ambulance Driver Injured in Kit Kat Road Crash: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Patch.com

    An ambulance driver was in critical condition Monday night after crashing into a tractor-trailer on US 1 at Kit Kat Road in Elkridge, according to the Howard County Police Department , which reported six people also had minor injuries. The ambulance driver had to be cut from the wreckage and was taken to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, WUSA 9 r eported.

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  7. Siddiqui elected as Howard County Board of Education chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Baltimore Sun

    Wayne Robey, Clerk of the Court, left, administers the oath of office to Howard County Board of Education member Bess Altwerger during the first meeting of the board after the November election at the Board of Education offices in Ellicott City on Dec. 1, 2014. Wayne Robey, Clerk of the Court, left, administers the oath of office to Howard County Board of Education member Bess Altwerger during the first meeting of the board after the November election at the Board of Education offices in Ellicott City on Dec. 1, 2014.

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  8. Howard County Medic Involved in Ambulance Crash: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Patch.com

    The Elkridge collision that sent an ambulance driver to shock trauma and shut down US Route 1 for hours Monday night was preceded by a two-vehicle crash involving a tractor-trailer, the Howard County Police Department reported. At approximately 7 p.m. on Monday, Elkridge first responders were asked to assist with an emergency call in Baltimore County, according to the report.

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  9. 3 EMTs, 3 others injured in multivehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Six people were injured when a Howard County ambulance collided with a car and a tractor-trailer that had been involved in another crash Monday night in Elkridge, officials said. The crash happened around 7 p.m. as the ambulance was driving north on Washington Boulevard near Kit Kat Road.

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  10. Details released in serious Md. ambulance crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Baltimore News

    Howard County police have released more details in a crash that critically injured ambulance driver and hurt six others on Route 1 in Elkridge. Police said Tuesday that the ambulance was on its way to an emergency call in Baltimore County, and that three EMTs were inside.

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  11. Ambulance Driver Injured in Multi-Vehicle CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Howard County police say an ambulance driver was critically injured and six other people were also hurt in a crash on Route 1 in Elkridge. The ambulance driver was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore.

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  12. Wintry Mix Expected in Ellicott City Overnight: Weather ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Patch.com

    ... says. Less than half an inch of sleet is projected to accumulate, according to the weather service . The Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services urged citizens to be prepared for hazardous weather on their Tuesday morning commutes. It's ...

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  13. Office broker Karen Cherry leaves Cushman & Wakefield for Lee & AssociatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Business Journal

    ... since opening in April 2013. The addition of Cherry, who is best known for spearheading office deals in the Howard County market, is aimed at raising the profile of Lee & Associates and expanding the company's reach, said Allan Riorda, a ...

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  14. Changing of the guard as Kittleman set to be sworn in Dec. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Baltimore Sun

    The culmination of an election campaign season that reached back more than a year will be realized Monday when Howard County Executive-elect Allan Kittleman and the County Council are sworn into office in a ceremony at Glenelg High School. The ceremony represents the changing of the guard - and a change of political parties at the top of county government - as current County Executive Ken Ulman, a Democrat, steps down after two terms and Kittleman, a Republican state senator from the western county, takes over.

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  15. Be a Santa to a seniorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Baltimore Sun

    Pam Urnowey started visiting the elderly in nursing homes when she was 9 years old. The first visits were at Christmas, and the delight she saw in the residents - old and ailing and often alone - left a powerful impression.

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  16. 3 Displaced, Pet Dies In Elkridge BlazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | CBS Local

    ... resources of CBS RADIO and the award-winning CBS Sports. High-profile personalities from [...] According to a Howard County fire spokesman, firefighters encountered heavy fire at the rear of the house and quickly extinguished the visible flames, ...

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  17. Three People Displaced, Cat Killed in Elkridge House Fire: OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Patch.com

    A cat perished and three people were displaced due to a house fire in lower Elkridge Friday afternoon, according to the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services . First responders were called to a house fire in the 5600 block of Railroad Avenue just after noon, according to a report from the department.

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  18. Elkridge house fire displaces threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | The Baltimore Sun

    A house fire in Elkridge Friday afternoon displaced three residents and killed a family cat, according to the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services. Rescue crews were dispatched to the scene, in the 5600 block of Railroad Avenue, shortly after noon.

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  19. Police Identify Columbia Shooting Victim, Suspect at LargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Patch.com

    The victim of a shooting in Columbia on Thanksgiving was in stable condition Friday, Howard County police reported. Authorities said they have not yet identified a suspect.

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  20. United Way of Central Maryland Provides Columbia Families with ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Patch.com

    On Tuesday, United Way of Central Maryland will deliver Thanksgiving dinner to 304 low-income families in Howard County, according to a statement from the organization. The delivery is part of the United Way of Central Maryland's annual "Harvest of Plenty" program, which provides boxes to preregistered families that include enough mashed potatoes, stuffing, canned goods, apples and sweet potatoes for a family of six.

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