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  1. Driver Cited After Car-Train CollisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    Carroll County Sheriff's Deputies have cited a Howard County man, after his car collided with a train Saturday afternoon. The crash occurred at 1:30 at the railroad crossing on Woodbine Road at the Carroll County/Howard County line.

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  2. Driver Cited After Car-Train CollisionSaturday, February 18, 2017...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    Carroll County Sheriff's Deputies have cited a Howard County man, after his car collided with a train Saturday afternoon. The crash occurred at 1:30 at the railroad crossing on Woodbine Road at the Carroll County/Howard County line.

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  3. Train crashes into car at Howard County lineRead the original story

    Saturday | The Baltimore Sun

    A freight train crashed Saturday afternoon into a car on the tracks that cut across Woodbine Road on the border between Howard and Carroll counties, according to Marc Fischer, a spokesman for Howard County Fire and EMS.

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  4. Caetano Inspired Lawsuit against Massachusetts Stun Gun BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | AmmoLand

    ... weapons. There are a number of states and local governments that have universal bans on electric weapons. Howard County, Maryland, is one of them. A lawsuit has been filed against Howard County as well.The Howard County Council is scheduled to vote ...

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  5. The 'lost' tier map lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman delivers his third annual state of the county address before the business community in Ellicott City. Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman delivers his third annual state of the county address before the business community in Ellicott City.

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  6. Catholic Relief ServicesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... of fasting and reflection leading up to the Christian celebration of... Godfrey Garvey, retired owner of a Howard County plumbing business who helped in the building of Columbia, died Saturday at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia. The Ellicott City ...

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  7. Howard high schoolers go to bat for Cuban baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Baltimore Sun

    Team members met with Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman Feb. 13. From left, Craig Crispell , Ryan Conway, Alex Elliott, Ryan Cavey, Jake Ewart, Nic Roschella, Joe Kressen, Allan Kittleman, Phillip Crispell, Thomas Kato, Michael Garvin, Kyle Ryan and Johan Roschella . Team members met with Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman Feb. 13. From left, Craig Crispell , Ryan Conway, Alex Elliott, Ryan Cavey, Jake Ewart, Nic Roschella, Joe Kressen, Allan Kittleman, Phillip Crispell, Thomas Kato, Michael Garvin, Kyle Ryan and Johan Roschella .

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  8. Lawsuit prompts repeal of Howard County's electronic weapons banRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County lawmakers introduced an emergency bill Wednesday that would lift a ban on electronic weapons in response to a federal lawsuit that challenges the county's longstanding restrictions on the use and sale of Tasers and stun guns. In the lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Maryland in late January, Leah Baran, a Marriottsville resident, is suing Baltimore City and Baltimore and Howard counties - which have electronic weapons bans in effect - to allow her to carry a stun gun.

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  9. At Jessup-based manufacturer, ex-offenders are getting 'a second chance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Baltimore Sun

    When Lugnest "Lucky" Roberts appeared before Howard County Circuit Court in August 2014 , the 46-year-old said he was fortunate to be arrested on charges of possessing marijuana and a handgun. After struggling to find a job for seven months, his arrest in October 2013 "saved" him from falling into other dangers, he said.

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  10. New rules would ease pressure on western Howard farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman joins county farmers Natalie Zeigler , Blair Hill and Justin Brendel at an event in Lisbon last month where Kittleman announces two bills. One that is slated to restore property rights to landowners in western Howard County, and another to protect farming operations.

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  11. For Now, Howard's Sanctuary Bill Is DeniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman vetoes the county's sanctuary bill. On the evening of Feb. 9, Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman vetoed CB-9, a bill introduced to the County Council with the intent of declaring Howard County a "sanctuary" for immigrants and refugees.

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  12. Women's Basketball: Gibbons, Gettysburg shoot down Green Terror's seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... guard Noah Westbrook talks about the Owls' 62-54 win over Glenelg on Tuesday, Feb. 14. (Brent Kennedy / Howard County Times) Westminster guard Noah Westbrook talks about the Owls' 62-54 win over Glenelg on Tuesday, Feb. 14. (Brent Kennedy / Howard ...

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  13. Men's Basketball: Yrizarry paces Green Terror with 20 points in victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... guard Noah Westbrook talks about the Owls' 62-54 win over Glenelg on Tuesday, Feb. 14. (Brent Kennedy / Howard County Times) Westminster guard Noah Westbrook talks about the Owls' 62-54 win over Glenelg on Tuesday, Feb. 14. (Brent Kennedy / Howard ...

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  14. 7 Residents Displaced After Howard County Apartment FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | CBS Local

    ... CBS RADIO and the award-winning CBS Sports. High-profile personalities from [...] 7 Residents Displaced After Howard County Apartment Fire Seven residents are now without a home after a dryer fire inside an apartment in Howard County. 'The Wire' ...

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  15. With legal action in hand, Howard County officials press federal agency to tackle airport noiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Baltimore Sun

    Howard County's Office of Law has begun early discussions to consider taking legal action against the Federal Aviation Administration over flight patterns that have airplanes flying at lower altitudes over neighborhoods in the county. Following months of frustrations and stalled talks with federal officials, local lawmakers unanimously gave the county authority to take legal action against the FAA's NextGen, a $40 billion nationwide overhaul designed to modernize air traffic control.

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  16. Howard school board bill moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The Baltimore Sun

    After weeks of discussion, Howard County's state delegation has reached an agreement on legislation that proposes to change the way the school board is elected. Under the proposal, voters countywide would still elect all seven members to the Board of Education.

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  17. EDITORIAL: No sanctuary for the moneyRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 12 | Washington Times

    ... federal immigration authorities to enforce the law. Even officials of counties are getting into the game. The Howard County, Maryland, Council voted last week to designate Howard as a sanctuary county, a safe harbor for illegal aliens on the run ...

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  18. Illegal Immigration Advocates Trying to Make Maryland a Sanctuary StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | RedState

    Proponents of illegal immigration in Maryland are hoping to get the state, or at least some of its counties, to follow California's lead and become a sanctuary for illegal aliens . Maryland's largest immigrant advocacy group plans to push for legislation in Montgomery and Prince George's counties that affirms protections for undocumented immigrants, a measure similar to one that spawned a bitter debate and executive veto in Howard County this week. 4 comments

  19. Howard County Democrats recommend Flaspohler to Governor for PA appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Fayette Advertiser

    In their meeting on Thursday, Feb. 9, the Howard County Democratic Committee selected Frank R. Flaspohler as their recommendation for Howard County Prosecuting Attorney. This recommendation will be sent to Governor Eric Greitens for consideration to fill the vacancy left by Stephen Murrell, current Howard County Prosecuting Attorney, who is resigning effective February 17. In Missouri, when a vacancy arises in a county office, each political party traditionally meets to make recommendations to the Governor for appointment.

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  20. Glenelg High grad promoted to brigadier general in U.S. Army [Glenwood/Glenelg/Dayton]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Volrath. He is the grandson of Omar J. Jones Jr., the former principal of Howard High School and the first Howard County Executive. After graduating from Glenelg, Jamie attended the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, graduating as first captain, ...

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