Howard County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. In new platform rollouts, Kittleman shares vision for seniors, Watson lays out plan for environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County executive candidates Allan Kittleman and Courtney Watson have released a new round of platforms, one on aging and the other on the environment. Late last week, Kittleman, a state senator and the Republican candidate for executive, rolled out his plan on aging, which acknowledges the impending senior population explosion as baby boomers get their AARP cards.

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  2. Renovations Coming to MerriweatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... apart from others, but at the end of the day, what makes it unique is still intangible. In June, Hurwitz, Howard County Executive Ken Ulman and musician Jack Johnson unveiled a $19 million renovation plan for the venue, which will take place during ...

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  3. Former state health officer questions Howard BoE actionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    In the 1990s, former Montgomery County Health Officer Dr. Martin Wasserman went before the Montgomery County Board of Education to talk about the importance of using condoms to prevent the spread of HIV. On Thursday, Wasserman will go before the Howard County Board of Education and question why it punished Cindy Vaillancourt for asking students about a local grocery store carding someone purchasing condoms.

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  4. Miss Teen Maryland USA 2014 to Crown Winner in CA's 12th Annual Hear My Voice Teen Idol CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Patch.com

    After more than a month of performances and auditions, it's time to crown a winner in Columbia Association's 12th annual Hear My Voice Teen Idol Competition. The competition, which spotlights some of the best young singers in Columbia and Howard County, is hosted by Miss Maryland Teen USA 2014, Mariela Pepin.

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  5. Langley learns to deal with adversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... graduated five starters from last year's team that reached the Maryland 4A North region final and won the Howard County title, including one of the best players in the state in Sydney Biniak . "It's definitely tough to replace a player like Sydney ...

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  6. Rutherford County Spotlighted on 2015 "South's Surprising Recreational Havens for Groups" List by ConventionSouth MagazineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... h meeting planners from across the country that book meeting sites in the South. The other cities chosen were: Howard County, Maryland; Enid, Oklahoma; and Alexandria, Louisiana.

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  7. Ellicott City Students to Join Governor at Stream Restoration SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Patch.com

    Gov. Martin O'Malley will put on his hard hat in Ellicott City Wednesday morning alongside local and state officials to highlight the progress his administration has made in restoring the Chesapeake Bay. Howard County Executive Ken Ulman and Hollifield Station Elementary School students will be among those participating in the site visit to the Upper Little Patuxent River , where workers have been stabilizing a stream bed since September.

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  8. Columbia-Based Attorney Named 2014 Leadership in Law honoreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... general counsel to companies and individual employees on employment matters. He is a graduate of Leadership Howard County , a former president of the Howard County Bar Association and the A rc of Howard County , and chair of the Leadership ...

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  9. CAC, Bryant Woods partner to open food pantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    Administrators at Bryant Woods Elementary School aren't just looking to support the school's students; they're aiming to help out families from the school's community as well. Through a partnership with the Community Action Council of Howard County, Bryant Woods opened an in-house food pantry stocked with non-perishable food items from the Howard County Food Bank on Sept.

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  10. 15 Year Old Rapper Creates Anti-Bullying Music VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | CNN

    Hello CNN! My name is Claude Willard, i am 15 years old, and currently live in Howard County MD . I am an aspiring rapper and music/music video producer who has, with some guidance from FSP media, worked towards creating an anti-bullying music video.

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  11. In new role, Kyle Saunderson still wows Reservoir boys soccer teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... him doing something special. He's difficult not to notice. At 6-feet-4 and just over 200 pounds, he's one of Howard County's most dominating players. This season, first-year coach Josh Sullivan has moved Saunderson to holding midfielder to get him ...

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  12. Noted in Brief - posted Oct. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Fayette Advertiser

    ... free. Auction starts after the meal. Proceeds will go toward a new community building at the fairgrounds. THE HOWARD COUNTY DEMOCRAT WOMEN will meet for a carry-in lunch and meeting on Monday at noon, at Schnell Hall. All Democrats are invited to ...

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  13. Howard County library symposium to explore civility in youth sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    The Howard County Library System will hold its seventh annual Choose Civility symposium "The Ball's in Your Court: Can Civility and Sports Co-Exist?" from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, at the Miller branch in Ellicott City. Korva Coleman of National Public Radio will moderate a panel discussion exploring teamwork, leadership, role models, sportsmanship and competition in kindergarten through 12th grade.

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  14. UMBC's Hrabowski challenges Howard parents to lay educational foundation at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    Over and again, Freeman A. Hrabowski called Howard County's African-American community fortunate to be living in "the richest county in the richest state in the richest country in the world." Speaking at a "parent empowerment and engagement forum" in Columbia this week, the president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County then implored African-American parents to seize opportunities and resources within the county to help their children succeed.

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  15. Police Identify Victim in Harpers Farm ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Howard County Police Department said that a man injured on Harpers Farm Road in a nonfatal shooting Thursday night has been identified. Darnell Rasheen Furby, 21, of Columbia, was found in the 5400 block of Harpers Farm Road at approximately 9:48 p.m. on Thursday when officers responded to a report of a person who had been shot, according to police.

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  16. Late touchdown drive gives Howard football win over GlenelgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    The Elgard Trophy, given to the winner of the oldest high school football rivalry in Howard County, brought out the best in No. 9 Howard and No.

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  17. Columbia Shooting Under Investigation, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    A man was shot in Harper's Choice Thursday night, according to the Howard County Police Department , which reported the victim was taken to shock trauma with life-threatening injuries. At 9:48 p.m. on Thursday, authorities responded to the 5400 block of Harpers Farm Road, where a man was reportedly shot, police said.

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  18. Crash Shuts Down US 29 Near Ellicott CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Patch.com

    Transportation officials advised drivers in Howard County Thursday morning to avoid the area of US 29 at Route 40 due to a crash. A single-vehicle collision occurred at approximately 8:35 a.m. on Thursday on US 29 in the area of the exit for Route 40, according to the Coordinated Highways Action Response Team .

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  19. Laurel's outdoor boxing arena met mysterious endRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... So where was this arena? Using the description from the Post and examining 1943 aerial photos available on the Howard County government's web site, it appears to have been on what is now Wilbert Lane, just north of the point where Route 1 northbound ...

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  20. Orioles, Nationals give fans a reason to celebrate [Editorial]Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... does the old baseball adage, "Washington: First in war, first in peace and last in baseball" apply. With Howard County smack dab in the middle of Baltimore and Washington, it's going to be a time of split allegiances for a lot of friends and family. ...

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