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13-year-old Burglar, Flooding, Landscaper Killed: Top News

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13-year-old Burglar, Flooding, Landscaper Killed: Top News


13-Year-Old Among Those Charged in Serial Howard County Burglaries

One 13-year-old, two 14-year-olds and a 17-year-old are believed to be involved with a string of burglaries that began in November, police said.

Landscaper Dies on the Job in Howard County

Michael Dingle, of Catonsville, owned Natural Way Design and Landscaping.

Ellicott City Flooding 'You Get Used to it'

A few inches of rain in the basement isn't all that bad, according to some Main Street merchants.

Heavy rainfall overnight on Wednesday soaked Howard County.

Patapsco River Goes 'Completely' Over its Bank in Ellicott City (UPDATED)

Flooding has led to road closures in the Historic District and Baltimore County.

Ulman Says County is a Model for Maryland

Howard County Executive said progress in the county is a model for the state in his State of the County address.

Changes Proposed for Ellicott City Historic District

The county executive announced proposed updates and the return of paid parking to downtown Ellicott City.

School Start Times Under Review for Howard County Schools

What is the relationship between start times and student well-being?

CDC: New Norovirus Strain Picking up Pace

National health officials express concern, Howard County health officials say they have not seen an increase in infections.

Police Release Video of Exxon Robbery Suspect

Police say the suspect went to the store a few hours before returning to rob it in January.

Cyber Security Firm to Bring 180 Jobs to County

Accuvant's arrival represents county's push to attract more cyber security firms.

Crews Fight Fire at Ellicott City Mulch Factory

The morning fire led to a road block on Rogers Avenue at Old Frederick Road.

Poll: Should CA's Board Approve Symphony Woods Plan?

Do you support the new plan for the park?

Friends Follow Glenelg Teen's Recovery through Website

Zachary Hanlon's family has provided updates on his condition as he recovers from a serious car crash.

Dream Home Howard County: Equine Estate

This 6,000-square-foot horse ranch on 20 acres in Howard County could be yours for...

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