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Longpoint 2015 Brings Sword Fighting & Training To Ellicott City

Fencers from across the world will be gathering in Ellicott City this weekend to practice a sport almost lost to time.

07/24/2015

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Ellicott City 8-Year-Old Wins Healthy Lunchtime Challenge

An eight-year-old boy from Ellicott City will meet the First Lady for lunch at the White House after winning the nationwide Healthy Lunchtime Challenge.

06/11/2015

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Enchanted Forest Finally Completely Dismantled

A fairy tale ending for a favorite Maryland destination. The Enchanted Forest in Ellicott City opened 60 years ago.

06/09/2015

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Boy From Sheriff’s Youth Ranch Steals Car, Launches Chase

Officials say a 13-year-old boy from the Maryland Sheriffs’ Youth Ranch led Frederick County sheriff’s deputies and troopers on a high-speed car chase through two counties in a stolen car.

05/28/2015

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Md. Woman Works To Preserve Enchanted Forest Memories

One of America’s first theme parks was in the D.C. region — and two of its roadside remnants will soon be moved.
Disneyland opened in July 1955; the Enchanted Forest, in Ellicott City, Maryland, followed just one month later.

05/24/2015

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2 Adults, Child Displaced After Fire In Ellicott City Home

A family is displaced after their Ellicott City home catches fire Thursday morning.

05/14/2015

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DC Officer From Md. Honored For Bravery At Navy Yard

A District of Columbia police officer from Ellicott City is getting a congressional medal for killing the Washington Navy Yard shooter in 2013.

04/01/2015

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Caregiver Charged With Abusing Elderly Man In Assisted Living Facility

A Howard County caregiver is charged with abusing a 93-year-old Alzheimer’s patient.

02/25/2015

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Inmate Found Dead In Cell At Md. Jail

Corrections authorities and the state medical examiner are investigating after an inmate was found dead in his cell at the Jessup Correctional Institution in Howard County.

02/23/2015

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Man Arrested For Shooting Speed Camera Van With BB Gun

Howard County police have arrested a 20-year-old man for shooting a speed camera van with a BB gun and endangering the operator inside.

01/09/2015

Photo of the car being pulled out of an Ellicott City pond Wednesday evening. Courtesy: Howard County Fire & Rescue

Firefighters Rescue Person From Pond After Car Overturns

Howard County firefighters and paramedics rescued a person from a car overturned in a pond in Ellicott City Wednesday evening.

12/31/2014

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Neighbors Stunned After 70-Year-Old Woman Dies In Ellicott City House Fire

A 70-year-old Ellicott City woman died in a house fire Monday night.

12/30/2014

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