All-Met Sports preseason football Top 20

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FOOTBALL PREVIEW | Centreville starts the 2014 campaign where it ended 2013: atop The Post’s rankings.


Football preview: Story lines to watch

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FOOTBALL PREVIEW | Coaches in new places, high-profile linemen, tougher schedules and added parity are among the story lines to watch this fall.


2014 Football preview: Games to watch

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A look at the biggest matchups on the 2014 high school football schedule.

Md. officials offer tips for Labor Day travel

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Maryland transportation officials say you’ll fare better if you have some flexibility in your schedule Labor Day weekend.


Police in Howard County shoot, kill man they said threatened them with a knife

Shooting is second time in four days officers in Howard County killed a man with a knife

Maryland open houses Aug. 23-24

A list of properties in Maryland that you can visit Saturday and Sunday.


Howard County police identify two officers who killed man in Ellicott City

Howard County police officials also release new details about encounter at Ellicott City home


Prince George’s and Southern Maryland Going Out Guide, Aug. 21-27, 2014

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A listing of events in Prince George’s County and Southern Maryland for -Aug. 21-27, 2014


Ellicott City man dies after stabbing himself, then being shot by police

Police said Darren Friedman, 45, confronted them with a knife after stabbing himself. Two officers fired.

Maryland open houses Aug. 16-17

A list of properties in Maryland that you can visit Saturday and Sunday.