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County approves $17 million for Ellicott City flood plan

The Howard County Council in a narrow 3-2 vote approved two bills on Monday night that will allocate nearly $17 million toward a controversial five-year flood mitigation plan for Ellicott City.

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Ex-NSA worker sentenced for taking secret documents home

A former National Security Agency employee was sentenced Tuesday to 5 ½ years in prison for taking what prosecutors described as a "massive trove" of top secret U.S. defense materials back to his Maryland home over a period spanning years.

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Ground Up podcast: Baltimore County economic development chief Will Anderson talks growth, TIF and beer

Out the county, hon. That’s Bawlmerese for the suburbs surrounding the city. In particular Baltimore County. In the decades after World War II that jurisdiction’s population surged from more than 270,000 people in 1950 to nearly 656,000 in 1980. The number ...

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