Howard County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Martin Luther King celebrated with community service, paradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Shelsea Romney, 15, could have slept in as others did on Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, or seen the movie about the civil rights icon, "Selma," as some of her friends were doing. Instead, she joined her mother, her two sisters, and about 30 other volunteers shelving and bagging groceries at the Howard County Food Bank as part of a national day of service.

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  2. Paramedic Erik Steciak remembered at serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Friends, family and first responders from across Maryland converged in Howard County Sunday to say goodbye to a fire captain and paramedic killed while responding to an accident in Harford County. Erik Steciak was fatally struck by a fire company pickup truck while responding to a crash in Harford County on Jan. 6. Steciak was a member of the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company in Harford County and the West Friendship Volunteer Company in Howard County.

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  3. Icy Roads Possible Overnight in Howard CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... icy conditions until approximately 1 a.m. Monday. The National Weather Service mentioned Lisbon and northwest Howard County as areas that may be impacted in particular. An unexpected bout of freezing rain Sunday morning led to dozens of crashes in ...

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  4. ICYMI: What's Open, Closed in Howard County on Martin Luther King Jr. DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Patch.com

    The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday is on Monday, Jan. 19. In observance of the holiday, a number of Howard County offices will be closed. But some remain open.

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  5. Elkridge Murder Suspect Found in Florida: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Patch.com

    The suspect in an Elkridge murder investigation was taken into custody in Florida Sunday morning, the Howard County Police Department reported. Timothy Mark Fuller, 53, was arrested around 8:20 a.m. Sunday by an officer conducting area checks in a parking lot in Jacksonville, Fla., the report said.

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  6. Weather Keeps Bel Air Firefighters from Funeral for Fallen ParamedicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... line of duty on a call off Patterson Mill Road in Bel Air. The service will be live-streamed here through the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services, which Steciak also served. It is with great sadness that the BAVFC regrettably ...

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  7. Elkridge man wanted in sister-in-law's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County police are seeking information about a man they say shot his sister-in-law before officials found her body inside a burning trailer in Elkridge Saturday. Police obtained a warrant for the arrest of Timothy Mark Fuller, 53, of the 6600 block of Washington Blvd. in Elkridge.

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  8. Some Ramps, Roads Closed in Howard County Due to Icy ConditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Patch.com

    Freezing rain caused roads to be icy-some of which were shut down so crews could treat them-Sunday morning in Howard County, authorities said. The Howard County Police Department urged drivers to stay home and avoid travel Sunday morning.

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  9. Police: Brother-in-Law Suspected in Elkridge Woman's MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Patch.com

    After a woman was found dead Saturday in her Elkridge home , which had allegedly been set on fire, authorities say they have a warrant to arrest her brother-in-law. Timothy Mark Fuller, 53, is wanted for first-degree arson and first- and second-degree murder, the Howard County Police Department reported Saturday night.

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  10. Elkridge Woman's Death Investigated As HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... of CBS RADIO and the award-winning CBS Sports. High-profile personalities from [] ELKRIDGE, Md. (AP) - Howard County authorities responding to a mobile-home park fire are treating the death of a woman inside as a homicide. Howard County Police say ...

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  11. Woman's body found in burning Elkridge trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County police said a woman may have been shot before her body was found inside a burning trailer in Elkridge Saturday morning. Firefighters were called about the fire, in the Capitol Mobile Park in the 6600 block of Washington Blvd., around 10:35 a.m. Inside the trailer was a deceased woman, "suffering from trauma unrelated to the fire which investigators believe may be a gunshot wound," according to police.

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  12. Book Drive to Benefit Laundromat Literacy ProgramRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Patch.com

    Howard County residents can take part in the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday's Day of Service by donating gently used books to the Howard County Reading Council's Laundromat Literacy Program. To donate, visit Claret Hall, 6020 Daybreak Circle in Clarksville, on Thursday, Jan. 22, between 1 and 4:30 p.m. Schools let out early that day, so children can go along and participate in the Day of Service, too.

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  13. Folly Quarter Teacher Sentenced to 16 Years for Possessing Child PornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Patch.com

    A Columbia man who was a substitute teacher in Ellicott City was sentenced this week to more than 16 years in jail for possession of child pornography and sex abuse of a minor. Jeremy Sykes, 44, of Hesperus Drive in Columbia, previously pleaded guilty to 18 counts of using a computer to depict a minor engaged in a sex act and one count of sexual abuse of a minor, according to a report from the Howard County State's Attorney's Office .

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

    Jan 13, 2015 | Patch.com

    Travel conditions may be hazardous Wednesday in Howard County, according to the National Weather Service , which issued a winter weather advisory from 4 a.m. to noon. The advisory calls for snow which, coupled with below-freezing temperatures, could make roads dangerous.

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  15. Former Subsitute Teacher Sentenced to 16 Years for Possessing Child PornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Patch.com

    A Columbia man who was a substitute teacher in the Howard County Public School System was sentenced this week to more than 16 years in jail for possession of child pornography and sex abuse of a minor. Jeremy Sykes, 44, of Hesperus Drive in Columbia, previously pleaded guilty to 18 counts of using a computer to depict a minor engaged in a sex act and one count of sexual abuse of a minor, according to a report from the Howard County State's Attorney's Office .

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  16. What's Open, Closed in Howard County on Martin Luther King Jr. DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Patch.com

    The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday is on Monday, Jan. 19. In observance of the holiday, a number of Howard County offices will be closed. But some remain open.

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  17. Catonsville native Ebersole prepares for new life as a legislatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... to the inauguration of newly elected Attorney General Brian Frosh. The new District 12 delegate, a longtime Howard County teacher, would normally be finishing up a math lesson at Reservoir High School. Instead, he parked in former District 12A Del. ...

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  18. Howard County Police Charged Man in Speed Camera Van AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... records show. "We want people to know that we take these cases very seriously and will file criminal charges," Howard County Police Chief Gary Gardner said. Before 10 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, something "consistent with a BB gun" was used to ...

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  19. Ellicott City Man Charged in Speed Camera Van Shooting: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... records show. "We want people to know that we take these cases very seriously and will file criminal charges," Howard County Police Chief Gary Gardner said. Before 10 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, something "consistent with a BB gun" was used to ...

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  20. Kittleman, housing officials to attend meeting on planned Jessup homeless centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman, officials from the Howard County Housing Authority and advocates for the homeless will meet with community members Tuesday to discuss a planned day resource center and efficiency apartments in Jessup intended to house the county's homeless citizens.

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