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  1. She ditched cheerleading to join the football team - and then scored a record-setting TDRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    ... Air Jordan sneakers. The junior hadn't wanted to run for homecoming queen, but she has become an inspiration at the Columbia, Maryland, school, so her peers voted for her anyway. This season, Britt, 16, became the first girl to score a touchdown in ...

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  2. Critical Comparison: W. R. Grace & CoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IntersportsWire

    ... industrial, and pharmaceutical applications. W. R. Grace & Co. was founded in 1854 and is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland. Gulf Resources, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and trades in bromine, crude salt, chemical products, and ...

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  3. 12-year-old Columbia girl accused of threatening attacks at schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | The Baltimore Sun

    A 12-year-old Columbia girl is facing multiple charges after allegedly threatening on social media "to commit shootings at various schools in Columbia," Howard County police announced Wednesday. A parent on Monday notified police about the posting made on Snapchat, a messaging app, and detectives traced the message to an account created by the girl, police said.

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  4. 12-year-old Howard Co. girl charged with online hoax threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A 12-year-old Howard County, Maryland, girl has been charged with making a threat of mass violence after police say she set up a fake social media account and posted hoax shooting threats. Howard County police said they were notified Nov. 12 of a social media post containing the threats against various schools in Columbia, Maryland.

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  5. Black bear sighting prompts modified lockdown at Columbia high school ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... a modified lockdown. (Gregory Ritchie / Getty Images/iStockphoto) A black bear sighting near the school in Columbia prompted officials to place the school on a modified lockdown - continuing classes as normal but keeping students, faculty and staff ...

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  6. Lead found in water at three more Howard County schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | The Baltimore Sun

    In the latest round of sampling at seven schools, elevated levels were detected in a kitchen sink at Clemens Crossing Elementary in Columbia, in kitchen sinks at Dunloggin Middle in Ellicott City and a concession stand and kitchen sink at Columbia's Hammond High. Samples from Glenwood Middle School in Glenwood and three Columbia schools, Atholton Elementary, Cradlerock Elementary and Stevens Forest Elementary met standards.

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  7. Smith Sr., Carl H. "Peewee"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Newark Advocate

    ... ons can be made in Carl's memory to The American Breast Cancer Foundation, 10400 Little Patuxent Parkway Suite 480, Columbia, MD 21044. Please visit www.hendersonvanatta.com to view a memorial and leave a message of condolence for the Smith family.

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  8. Howard touts regional strengths as three tech firms say they're...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | The Baltimore Sun

    County Executive Allan Kittleman in 2017 announced a plan to revamp Downtown Columbia to be a second major location for businesses. But the county, which boasts more than 400 companies, is losing three companies in cybersecurity-related fields to Baltimore City.

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  9. Anais Garcia, 21, had been a ballerina who contended with anorexia...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | SFGate

    ... and it needs to be addressed, because once ballerinas develop an eating disorder, it's hard to recover." Born in Columbia, Maryland, Garcia was brought up by her mother after her parents divorced and started dancing when she was 3. By middle school, ...

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  10. ASR Group inks Howard County's 'largest new deal' since 2009Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Daily Record

    ... its new space in the 60-acre 853,520-square-foot development in March. Since purchasing the Class A asset in 2017, Columbia-based Manekin Corp. and AEW Capital Management have invested in upgrades including a new roof, fresh skin and modern dock ...

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  11. Veterans offer a living history lesson at Ellicott City schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the VFW Post 7472 in Ellicott City, was among the 25 veterans honored at school's 11th annual ceremony on Friday. Columbia will host a Veterans Day tribute next Sunday for the third consecutive year, but this time the commemoration will have a new ...

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  12. Howard school board approves Columbia site for 45th elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | The Baltimore Sun

    The county school board unanimously approved Clary's Forest, a site off Little Patuxent Parkway in Columbia's Hickory Ridge area, as the future home of the school. The school board held a special meeting Thursday to approve the site in advance of a county Planning Board meeting where a Downtown Columbia development plan was scheduled to be reviewed.

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  13. Why Password Management and Security Strategies Fall ShortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Dark Reading

    ... experience, most of the last 24 of which were spent covering networking and security technology. Steve is based in Columbia, Md. View Full Bio

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  14. Osiris: 3Q Earnings SnapshotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | TriCities.com

    ... are granted an all-access pass to the website and digital newspaper replica. Please click below to Get Started. The Columbia, Maryland-based company said it had net income of 12 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted to account for discontinued ...

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  15. Howard's turnout mirrors past midterm elections, steady stream of votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Tuesday's election, which is "in line with previous gubernatorial general elections." "Long Reach High School [in Columbia] at 11 a.m. had over 700 [voters], Western Howard County was in the high 300s and 400s," said Mickley said. It's pretty ...

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  16. Democrat Ball defeats incumbent Howard County executive KittlemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... 43, first joined politics 12 years ago as a councilman representing District 2, which includes Oakland Mills and Columbia. Alongside Councilwoman Jen Terrasa, he attracted national attention after introducing a proposal to make Howard a sanctuary ...

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  17. GP Strategies: 3Q Earnings SnapshotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | TriCities.com

    ... pass to the website and digital newspaper replica. Please click below to Get Started. On a per-share basis, the Columbia, Maryland-based company said it had net income of 20 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 27 cents per share. ...

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  18. When to Move on From a CurriculumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Youth Specialties

    ... forward and fit my ministry budget. About the Author: Jared Sorber is a pastor at Bridgeway Community Church in Columbia, Maryland. He has served youth and families for over 20 years. He enjoys developing young leaders and desires to help others ...

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  19. Howard County's Veterans Day parade hits the road to join Columbia observanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... but we didn't want to appear to be showcasing the damage to Ellicott City, either." (Amy Davis / Baltimore Sun) Columbia will host a Veterans Day tribute next Sunday for the third consecutive year, but this time the commemoration will have a new ...

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  20. Local Division I college women's basketball preview for 2018-19Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Roberts Wesleyan in 2016-17) and senior guard Kaiya Coleman (8.4 PPG, 3.7 RPG at the University of the District of Columbia in 2016-17). Joe Sherburne, a graduate student forward for the UMBC men's basketball team, has a simple explanation for ...

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