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Ellicott City, Maryland is located in Howard County. Zip codes in Ellicott City, MD include 21043, 21042, and 21041. The median home price in Ellicott City is $525,000 which is roughly $228/per square foot. More Ellicott City information.

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23 min ago | Examiner.com

Main Street Music Fest offers 90 bands for free Saturday in Ellicott City

The Main Street Music Fest comes to Ellicott City, MD, September 20, 2014. This will be the third year for the Mid-Atlantic's first major unsigned artist music festival.

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6 hrs ago | Patch.com

Parking, Sidewalks in Ellicott City to Close for Cleaning

In preparation for this weekend's Main Street Music Fest , the county's Department of Public Works will be out and about cleaning up sidewalks and streets. On Thursday, Sept.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Polygon

Get into the swing of actual longsword fighting

Growing tired of the virtual swordfighting in games like Dark Souls 2 ? It might be time for you to take up real longsword duelling. on longsword duelling contests like Longpoint, which recently attracted 200 fighters to a ballroom setting in Ellicott City, Md.

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The Baltimore Sun

In new platform, candidate Watson says aging process in Howard should 'evolve'

Democratic county executive candidate Courtney Watson released her third policy platform on Monday, a multi-point plan on aging and providing support for the county's senior citizens. The platform is the second released by Watson's campaign in less than a week.

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Patch.com

Howard County County Arts Council's 2015 Cultural Arts Showcase

The Howard County Arts Council is seeking artist applications for its annual Cultural Arts Showcase, presented in partnership with the Recreation & Leisure Service Branch of the Maryland Recreation & Parks Association . The event will be held at Howard County Center for the Arts at 8510 High Ridge Road in Ellicott City on Friday, March 6, 2015 .

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Howard community leaders, officials rebuke Confederate flag at unity rally

Howard County community leaders, school system officials and politicians gathered in front of the county government seat in Ellicott City Monday evening for a unity rally to protest recent displays of the Confederate flag. "Every great community has a time it's tested, for without this test there can be no community testimony, no shared vision," County Council Chair Calvin Ball told the three dozen people assembled for the rally.

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RiderMagazine.com

Motorcyclists Contribute $149,000 To Help Kids With Brain Tumors

Ride for Kids motorcyclists in Maryland and Pennsylvania raised more than $149,000 for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation on September 14, 2014. More than 300 riders attended the events in Ellicott City, Maryland, and Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, to honor our Stars, local children with brain tumors: Althea, Elizabeth, Emily, Gabriel, John, Maggie, Nick, Olivia, Paige, Ruxy and Yosef.

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Business Journal

Chesapeake Shakespeare Co. brings swords to a ribbon cutting

The scene is set, and Chesapeake Shakespeare Co. is home. The troupe celebrated the grand opening of its new Calvert Street theater with a ribbon cutting - using swords instead of scissors - Monday morning.

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The Baltimore Sun

Traffic: Emergency roadwork prompts rush hour closures

Emergency roadwork has prompted road closures in Baltimore's suburbs during Monday morning's commute, according to the state Department of Transportation. Emergency roadwork on MD 150 East in Dundalk at Pembrooke Boulevard has closed the eastbound right traffic lane and eastbound right shoulder at 6:52 a.m., DOT said.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Highland farmer's fire trucks allowed to stay

More than 100 people filled the largest chamber of Howard County's executive office building in Ellicott City Thursday night to testify on a zoning conditional use request, but unlike many who come before Hearing Examiner Michele LeFaivre, they weren't there to fight against the proposal. Instead, every single one turned out to support Highland resident Scott Shearer's campaign to save the fire truck collection he stores in two of the white dairy barns on his small farm.

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The Baltimore Sun

Elkridge man charged with throwing Molotov cocktail at Ellicott City tavern

A 24-year-old Elkridge man was arrested Friday after police said he threw a Molotov cocktail at an Ellicott City tavern where employees had thrown him out for disorderly conduct. Kenneth Norman Conway, of the 6800 block of Sanctuary Court, was charged with arson, property damage, use of a destructive device and possession of incendiary material in the incident after an investigation led police to his house, Howard County Police said.

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Patch.com

Elkridge Man Charged in Molotov Cocktail Incident: Police

A man accused of throwing a molotov cocktail at the Diamondback Tavern in Ellicott City Friday faces multiple charges including arson, according to the Howard County Police Department. Kenneth Norman Conway, 24, of the 6800 block of Sanctuary Court in Elkridge, was being held at the Howard County Detention Center Friday in connection with a fire outside the restaurant.

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The Baltimore Sun

The Bard gets new 'Globe-ish' digs in Baltimore

For the past 12 years, the name Chesapeake Shakespeare Company has been most associated with its outdoor productions in summer and fall, reached by trekking up a hill to the rustic ruins of Patapsco Female Institute Historic Park in Ellicott City. Audience seating typically involved folding chairs or blankets.

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Patch.com

WOW House: $1.1M Brand New Home

This week's Ellicott City WOW house is a 6 bedroom, 5 bathroom home with a partial-stone front on a 1.18-acre lot. The home has an open floor plan and a curved oak staircase leading to the second floor.

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Business Journal

The Maryland Competitiveness Coalition wants to go international

The Maryland Competitiveness Coalition is ready to move up in the world. The group has a chance to play a bigger role in local, national and even international economic issues affecting the state, Maryland Chamber of Commerce CEO Brien Poffenberger said Friday during remarks at the coalition's 2014 Maryland Economic Conference in Ellicott City.

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Business Journal

The Maryland Competitiveness Coalition wants to go international

The group has a chance to play a bigger role in local, national and even international economic issues affecting the state, Maryland Chamber of Commerce CEO Brien Poffenberger said Friday during remarks at the coalition's 2014 Maryland Economic Conference in Ellicott City. The state chamber started the competitiveness coalition, a group of 60-plus business groups and organizations, nearly two years ago.

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The Baltimore Sun

New collaboration takes art 'Off the Wall' and into Howard parks, community centers

Visitors to the Columbia lakefront now can take in some fine art in between shopping at Whole Foods or sipping a cafe au lait at Petit Louis Bistro. This week, county officials unveiled a new partnership with the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore that places replicas of some of the museum's works in outdoor spots throughout Howard.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Experience the War of 1812's 'Battle of North Point'...

As Baltimore celebrates the bicentennial of the War of 1812 with its Inner Harbor Sailabration and Baltimore County hosts Star Spangled 200, the Community College of Baltimore County is focusing its commemoration of this historic event on a musical drama based on the "Battle of North Point." More than two years in the planning, CCBC has created an original patriotic musical pageant O'er the Ramparts that will premiere at 7:30 p.m. tonight, Sept.

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Patch.com

County Executive Candidates Spar at Howard County Chamber: VIDEO

The candidates for county executive faced off Thursday afternoon at a debate sponsored by the Howard County Chamber of Commerce .

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Big News Network.com

8 taken to hospitals after Howard County pileup

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