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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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1 hr ago | 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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7 hrs ago | 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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11 hrs ago | 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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16 hrs ago | 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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Mon Sep 08, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Fulton community to testify against proposed communications tower

After more than four hours of hearings before Howard County's hearing examiner, residents of the Ashleigh Knolls and Fulton Ridge communities, located off of Scaggsville Road in Fulton, will take the podium Monday night to testify against a local temple's plan to allow communications company AT&T to build a cell phone tower on its property. Residents say the tower, which would be built on the Temple Isaiah property at 12200 Scaggsville Rd. and would stand 160 feet high with a six-foot lightning rod at its pinnacle, could damage property values for the surrounding neighborhoods.

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Maryland Department of Natural Resources

NRP Charges 10 Men with Riding Off-Road Vehicles on Protected State Land

Acting on a citizen complaint, Maryland Natural Resources Police officers charged 10 all-terrain vehicle riders Saturday with illegally operating in the Youghiogheny Natural Resources Management Area in Western Maryland.

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Switched

Connected Cars: Crowdsourcing Solutions to Climate Change

I think of connected car tech as the group of exciting new technologies used to connect you to the road by more than just your hands to the steering wheel. There many different technologies in this connected car ecosystem.

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Business Journal

Home of the Day: Folly Quarter Manor

By Creig Northrop, Agent Home of the Day is presented by the Washington Business Journal with Long & Foster and Christie's International Real Estate.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Patch.com

WOW House: $1.1M Custom Home with Sauna

One of a kind. House is set in a reclusive area in Ellicott City. Minutes to old town Main street of the City.

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