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  1. Kittleman launches early childhood education initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Baltimore Sun

    County Executive Allan Kittleman uses the ReadyRosie video program with a student at Good Beginnings child care and preschool in Laurel. The program is the second effort launched as part of Kittleman's Achieve 24/7 initiative.

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  2. Candlelight vigil honors Laura Wallen, who students say 'made every person feel special'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | The Baltimore Sun

    Candles, flowers and fond memories helped students of Howard County teacher Laura Wallen honor her memory Thursday night during a candlelight vigil outside Murray Hill Middle School in Laurel. A gathering of a few hundred students, parents and school staff quietly gathered around 7:30 p.m. outside the middle school's front doors, where a large poster board declared, "We love you, Ms.

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  3. September 11th attacks memorialized in LaurelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 10 | The Baltimore Sun

    After an airplane struck the south tower of the World Trade Center 16 years ago, a group of injured people huddled together on an upper floor as the fire spread and smoke filled the air. "He called for fire extinguishers to clear the smoke, he tended to the wounded, he led the survivors down to safety, even carrying a woman on his back," said Pastor James LeBlanc of the Free To Worship Church in Laurel.

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  4. Police warn gas station owners, drivers about skimming devicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 22 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County police are warning drivers and gas station owners of skimming devices inside gas pumps following last week's arrest of two Miami, Fla., men, who installed a device at an Ellicott City Exxon. Police said skimmers are installed inside the cabinet of ATMs and gas pumps and use data from credit or debit cards, such as PIN numbers, to access bank accounts.

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  5. White House beekeeper sweetens Howard County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    During his presentation, Brandts, who has served as the White House beekeeper since 2009 and under two presidents, demonstrated how to carve the layer of beeswax off the honeycomb frame and then put the frame in an extractor, which churns out honey. Brandts' niece Emily Brandts, 9, took her first turn hand churning the extractor during the demonstration.

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  6. Two teens charged with North Laurel carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County police arrested two male teenagers Wednesday in North Laurel after they allegedly stole an acquaintance's car and then hit two parked vehicles. The Laurel residents, ages 15 and 16, were charged with carjacking, robbery, assault and theft.

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  7. In search of new species at Howard County Conservancy's 'BioBlitz'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    In July, Sue Muller, a natural resources technician with the county's recreation and parks department, spotted a bisected honey locust moth, a North American species that had never been recorded in Maryland. That's the kind of find officials hope to realize at the Aug. 12 Family BioBlitz event at the Howard County Conservancy.

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  8. Howard County TIF sacrifices taxpayer dollarsRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County is seeking a $127 million tax increment financing deal - the largest in the county's history and one of the largest in the state - for the development of downtown Columbia. Howard County is seeking a $127 million tax increment financing deal - the largest in the county's history and one of the largest in the state - for the development of downtown Columbia.

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  9. Howard police arrest Baltimore man at Laurel motel in latest human trafficking caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    A Baltimore man was charged Wednesday with the human trafficking of four women in Howard and Prince George's counties following a nearly two-week investigation by Howard County police. Kamal Germaine Dorchy, 43, faces multiple counts of human trafficking, the police announced.

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  10. Residents, officers come together on National Night Out in Howard CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Trinity Jordan, 10, of Ellicott City, tests out sitting on a police motorcycle during National Night Out in Ellicott City on Tuesday. Trinity Jordan, 10, of Ellicott City, tests out sitting on a police motorcycle during National Night Out in Ellicott City on Tuesday.

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  11. Emancipation Park sprinklers offer cool splash in LaurelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    When families aren't cooling off in the city of Laurel's two public pools, groups of children bounce between the playground and new water feature at Emancipation Park on Eighth Street adjacent to the Laurel Library. The interactive water feature began operating in mid-June in front of the park's new amphitheater.

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  12. Howard council votes to create special taxing district in LaurelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    The Howard County Council voted Wednesday to create a special taxing district in Laurel at its final session of the summer. The newly approved legislation allows for the establishment of a special taxing district as part of a tax incremental financing deal, or TIF, for a proposed 64-acre development near the Laurel Park racetrack and MARC station.

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  13. Council weighs special taxing district in LaurelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County Council members worked at their session on Thursday to better understand how the creation of a special taxing district in Laurel could impact both residents and a planned development. A bill being considered would establish the special taxing district as part of a tax incremental financing deal, or TIF, for a proposed 64-acre development near the Laurel Park racetrack and MARC station.

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  14. Police report fatal shooting in South LaurelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Prince George's County police said a Baltimore County man was found fatally shot in a car in South Laurel Tuesday night. Police identified the man as Dustin Khoury, 17, of Sparrows Point, and said they are investigating this as a non-random shooting.

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  15. Laurel man sentenced to 16 years in prison for wife's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Laurel resident Jason W. Martin was sentenced to 16 years in prison Tuesday after entering a plea deal last November in the second-degree murder of his wife, Carla Dee Martin, in 2015. Laurel resident Jason W. Martin was sentenced to 16 years in prison Tuesday after entering a plea deal last November in the second-degree murder of his wife, Carla Dee Martin, in 2015.

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  16. Council hearing leads to tabling of APFO, mulching bills until SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    With a large turn-out for the July 17 Howard County Council meeting, hearings on several bills were extended to Sept. 11. With a large turn-out for the July 17 Howard County Council meeting, hearings on several bills were extended to Sept.

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  17. Howard police to launch pilot body camera program FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Laurel police officer Aaron Waddell wears a camera mounted on his sunglasses. Howard County will run a pilot program to test using body-mounted cameras, cameras that attach to headgear or glasses and cameras that operate through cellphones.

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  18. Second arrest made in death of Laurel man, ex-FBI agentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Laurel police have arrested a second person in connection with the March 16 death of Laurel resident and former FBI investigator Scott Horn. Police arrested 42-year-old Jason Allen Byrd, of Westminster, on Monday.

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  19. Police arrest wife in Laurel man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Laurel police on Friday arrested and charged the estranged wife of Laurel resident and former FBI investigator Scott Horn in connection with his death. Anne Reed Allen, 62, was arrested June 30 and charged with first and second degree murder as well as conspiracy to commit murder and the use of a handgun in a crime of violence.

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  20. Seven arrested in series of Elkridge burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County police have arrested and charged seven people in connection to at least nine burglaries over the past month in Elkridge. Between May 22 and June 26, police have investigated residential burglaries along Deep Run Parkway, Keeton Road, Baja Way and Paul Martin Drive.

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