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Puppy Plunge, Police Chase, Murder-Suicide, Road Closures

Puppy Plunge, Police Chase, Murder-Suicide, Road Closures

Shirtless crash victim on the run, elderly dating scam, Columbia mall victim remembered and other stories from Maryland Patch sites.
Laurel Man Shoots Baltimore Man in Murder-Attempted Suicide: Police

Laurel Man Shoots Baltimore Man in Murder-Attempted Suicide: Police

A Laurel man faces a murder charge for allegedly killing the man dating his estranged wife. Police say the suspect then shot himself.
NAACP to Protest Shooting Deaths in MD, MO Thursday Night

NAACP to Protest Shooting Deaths in MD, MO Thursday Night

The shooting deaths of black Missouri teen Michael Brown and Kendall Green, a black man from Glen Burnie, will be the focus of the rally.
Pants-Dropping Trooper, State Fair, Pink Bank Robber and Instagram Porn Charges

Pants-Dropping Trooper, State Fair, Pink Bank Robber and Instagram Porn Charges

Plus, new homes for sale, fire crews deliver baby, unplanned drive-through, Montgomery schools does ice bucket challenge. Our top MD posts.
Teen Faces Child Porn Charge for Posting Nude Photos to Instagram

Teen Faces Child Porn Charge for Posting Nude Photos to Instagram

An Edgewater 17-year-old has been charged for posting nude photos online that were sent to him by boys and girls in the county.
Hero Cop, Shirtless Burglar, Supporting Ferguson, Top Chef + Free School Shots

Hero Cop, Shirtless Burglar, Supporting Ferguson, Top Chef + Free School Shots

Plus, job openings, Horseshoe Casino prep, road construction means delays, citizens on patrol and how to post on Patch. Our top MD posts.
Expect Delays: Lanes of I-95 Closed Starting Tuesday Night

Expect Delays: Lanes of I-95 Closed Starting Tuesday Night

Road crews will close multiple lanes of Interstate 95 northbound in Anne Arundel County so paving can be replaced.
Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore Put to the Test

Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore Put to the Test

Maryland Lottery officials help ensure casino is ready for business.
How to Post on Patch

How to Post on Patch

Interested in blogging or posting an announcement on Patch's bulletin board? Step by step instructions.
Cha Cha Chicken; Father Kills Child; 25 Felines in Need

Cha Cha Chicken; Father Kills Child; 25 Felines in Need

Plus, inside the region's new Whole Foods, vehicle falls on mechanic, passengers try to bring guns to BWI and other Maryland Patch stories.
Traffic Alert: One Lane Closed on Ritchie Highway

Traffic Alert: One Lane Closed on Ritchie Highway

Crews are working to replace soil that washed out under southbound MD 2 during last week's record rains.
Gymboree Play & Music Opens New Location in Crofton

Gymboree Play & Music Opens New Location in Crofton

The center will provide creative activities for children to stimulate growth and learning.
Former Martial Arts Instructor Sentenced For Having Sexual Relations with Minor

Former Martial Arts Instructor Sentenced For Having Sexual Relations with Minor

The Annapolis man said he “made an irresponsible decision.”
Class of 2014 Lands $137M in Scholarship Offers

Class of 2014 Lands $137M in Scholarship Offers

Anne Arundel County Public Schools graduates in the class of 2014 received 7 percent more in scholarship offers than the previous year.
Severn Mechanic Dies After Being Trapped Under Vehicle

Severn Mechanic Dies After Being Trapped Under Vehicle

The jack supporting a vehicle failed and mechanic Robert Wolf was pinned under the vehicle.
2 Passengers Arrested at BWI Airport for Packing Loaded Guns

2 Passengers Arrested at BWI Airport for Packing Loaded Guns

Passengers from Baltimore and Upper Marlboro were arrested for reportedly packing loaded handguns in their carry-on bags.
Runaway Peacock, Exiled Mayor, Boardwalk Pole Dancing: Weird Maryland News

Runaway Peacock, Exiled Mayor, Boardwalk Pole Dancing: Weird Maryland News

A roundup of the week's top 10 most bizarre stories from Maryland Patches.
Private Island Estate for $4.75M, Gated Homes, Pools and Sunrooms: Maryland WOW Houses

Private Island Estate for $4.75M, Gated Homes, Pools and Sunrooms: Maryland WOW Houses

Plus, multimillion-dollar digs in Edgewater, Towson; gated home in Bowie, and brick Colonial homes galore are among MD houses for sale.
GOOD NEWS! Ice Bucket Challenges, Lives Saved, Best County in US + Lottery Winner

GOOD NEWS! Ice Bucket Challenges, Lives Saved, Best County in US + Lottery Winner

Plus, running for wounded vets, a local team in Ripken World Series, and casino and new school previews were among this week’s good news.
Nominate Your Favorite MD Coach or Mentor for Prizes, Patch Profile

Nominate Your Favorite MD Coach or Mentor for Prizes, Patch Profile

Just 24 hours left to nominate your everyday hero -- perhaps a coach or mentor -- for a prize package. Tell us how they made a difference.