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  1. Howard County Housing to Offer Moderate Income Housing Buyers and Renters WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Patch.com

    As part of the County's Moderate Income Housing Unit program, Howard County Housing will hold a FREE "MIHU Buyers and Renters Workshop," two weeks from now on Monday, April 20 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Gateway Building, 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive in Columbia. The workshop is open to the public and will explain the program's eligibility requirements and application process for prospective homebuyers and renters.

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  2. First Robotics clubs teach more than engineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Formed by combining competition and cooperation, coopertition is a key value stressed to students who participate in First Robotics clubs. Speak to any Howard County students at a robotics competitions and it's one of the first things they will mention.

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  3. Glen Mar Golf Classic Set for May 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Patch.com

    Registration is open for the 4th Annual Glen Mar Golf Classic, set for Monday, May 4, at the Timbers of Troy Golf Course in Elkridge. The event, hosted by Glen Mar United Methodist Church, will benefit Grassroots, Howard County's 24-hour crisis intervention center which shelters individuals and families who are homeless.

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  4. NSA exit has history of wrong turnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... information on why the men headed to the gate but said there was no sign the incident was linked to terrorism. Howard County police said Tuesday that the SUV Hall was driving was reported stolen from the Terrace Motel, in the 6200 block of ...

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  5. Hyattsville man sentenced to 40 years in Dayton murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... was sentenced Thursday in the May 2014 shooting death of Rodolfo Miguel Cervantes, 31, of Hyattsville. Howard County police charged a Hyattsville man with murder in connection with the shooting death of another man in Dayton on Friday afternoon. ...

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  6. Howard County Police Department Shares Photos of Coffee With a CopRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Patch.com

    HCPD's Community Outreach Division enjoyed meeting with community members this afternoon at our first ever Coffee with a Cop, hosted by Wegmans Columbia.

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  7. Astrum Solar rebranded as Direct Energy Solar following $54M acquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Business Journal

    Rapidly expanding Howard County solar company Astrum Solar is rebranding as Direct Energy Solar after being acquired last summer by the Texas energy company.

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  8. No more parking meters for Ellicott City, Kittleman saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Visitors to Ellicott City had to remember their parking space number so they could enter it into a payment kiosk. On April 2, Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman announced the town's parking meters would be discontinued, effective immediately.

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  9. Dog, cat die in Ellicott City house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    A family dog and cat died Wednesday in a house fire in Ellicott City while the family was out running errands, according to a news release from the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services. The fire, which occurred in the 3000 block of Centre Drive, was reported around 6 p.m., and about 25 units were dispatched to the scene.

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  10. Howard County Conservancy marks 25 years with big plansRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... and Frances Brown lived on Mt. Pleasant farm, now Conservancy grounds, all their lives. (Photo courtesy of the Howard County Conservancy) The 1993 Strawberry Social on the farmhouse porch was one of the Conservancy's first events. (Photo courtesy of ...

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  11. Entrepreneur builds a more caring society, one girl at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... passion for helping females, which got her involved about a decade ago in the Women's Giving Circle of Howard County, a philanthropic group. Barnett started and still runs the Young Women's Giving Circle, which teaches high school girls such skills ...

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  12. $20M Illegal Taping Lawsuit Filed Against Rams Head Group, OwnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Patch.com

    The victims say they visited a Howard County tavern a dozen times in the month before bathroom camera was found. The owner of the Rams Head Tavern in Savage and company president -- accused of recording women in the restaurant's bathroom - faces a second lawsuit seeking $20 million in damages over the peeping allegations.

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  13. Baltimore Chief Adventure Officer Launches Successful Encore CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... CBS Sports. High-profile personalities from [] Matt Baker, Chief Adventure Officer at Terrapin Adventures in Howard County, Maryland, accomplished his 'encore' in a remarkable manner by transitioning from a career building successful medical ...

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  14. Horse Discovery Centers are the latest effort to promote Maryland horse industryRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    At Days End Farm Horse Rescue in Howard County, visitors can see how employees and volunteers nurse abused horses back to health. At Full Moon Farm in Carroll County, 30-inch-tall miniature horses Muffin and Phillip are ready to greet those who stop by.

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  15. $1 million lottery ticket sold in WoodstockRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    One lucky winner has some extra money after buying a $1 million Powerball ticket, lottery officials said. The ticket was sold Saturday evening at Weis Market on Birmingham Way in Woodstock in Howard County.

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  16. $1-Million Powerball Ticket Sold In Howard CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    There was no winning ticket in Saturday night's $40-million Powerball lottery drawing. However, a $1-million second place ticket was sold in Howard County.

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  17. 5 Places in Columbia Accepting Goods for Drug Take Back DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    JUST ANNOUNCED: Howard County Police Department has teamed up with HC Drug Free to hold the next Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 11 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at nine locations throughout the county: a HC DrugFree, Wilde Lake Village Center, 5305 Village Center Drive in Columbia a Harper's Choice Community Policing Office, 5485 Harpers Farm Road in Columbia a Long Reach Community Policing Office, 8775 Cloudleap Court in Columbia a Oakland Mills Community Policing Office, 5820 Robert Oliver Place in Columbia a Owen Brown Community Policing Office, 7154 Cradlerock Way in Columbia a North Laurel Community Policing Office, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road in Laurel a Police Northern District, 3410 Courthouse Drive in Ellicott City a Police Southern District, 11226 Scaggsville Road in Laurel a Gary J. Arthur Community Center, 2400 Route 97 in Cooksville Studies show that two-thirds of teens ... (more)

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  18. HCC hosts annual Howard County boys basketball all-star gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Highlights from the annual Howard County 2014-15 boys basketball all-star game March 27 at Howard Community College. The white team won the game, 105-103.

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  19. Centennial's Austin Kraisser commits to wrestle for Campbell UniversityRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Andrew Lee, 21-4, in the 3A/4A 152-pound state championship to win his second straight title. (Tim Schwartz/Howard County Times video) Centennial junior Austin Kraisser beat Leonardtown's Andrew Lee, 21-4, in the 3A/4A 152-pound state championship ...

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  20. Suspicious Laptop at HoCo Recycling Facility Under Investigation: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Patch.com

    A suspicious laptop prompted the evacuation of a recycling facility on US 1 Thursday, according to the Howard County Police Department. At 12:24 p.m., first responders reported they were in the 7500 block of Washington Boulevard at a recycling facility that processes military supplies, where staff reported there was a suspicious package .

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