Howard County

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Howard County Exec. Vetoes Bill to Restrict Snacks Sold at County Events

Howard County’s executive vetoed a bill Monday that would restrict the snacks sold on local government property and at county sponsored youth related programs.


Playground in Laurel

Woman, Man Wanted for Shooting Nude Photos at Md. Playground

A Laurel playground that’s usually filled with children was the site of a nude photoshoot Tuesday.


Police: Man Arrested for Soliciting Sex from 15-Year-Old Boy

A 30-year-old Baltimore County man is sitting behind bars after police say he solicited sex from a 15-year-old boy numerous times.


MARC Camden Line

Laurel City Council Fighting to Keep MARC Station

The rallying cry from city leaders in Laurel is pretty simple: “Save our stop.”


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Possibly Rabid Raccoon Euthanized in Howard County

Residents have put officials on notice that there’s a possibly rabid raccoon on the loose in the Allview neighborhood in Columbia.


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1,800-Pound Clydesdale Rescued from Ditch in Baltimore County

An 1,800-pound, 7-year old Clydesdale was rescued after becoming stuck in a ditch in Baltimore County early Wednesday morning.


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Montgomery, Howard Co. to Investigate Each Other’s Use of Force Cases

It’s a first of its kind agreement in the D.C. area, as two prosecutors heed one of the many recommendations made by President Obama’s task force on policing in the 21st century.


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Md. Man Charged With Indecent Exposure Involving Children

A 25-year-old man has been arrested after police say he exposed himself and offered rides to several children in Jessup.


Firefighters working to extinguish a playground fire in Columbia. (Credit: Howard County Dept. of Fire and Rescue Services)

Teen Charged With Setting Fire at Columbia Playground

A teenager has been charged with intentionally setting a playground on fire in Columbia.


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Man Charged With Negligent Homicide in December Crash

Howard County police have charged a man with DUI and negligent homicide in a pickup truck crash in Mount Airy.