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Guide: The Region at Your Fingertips
Important information on such topics as how to get around the area and where to go shopping. (The Washington Post)

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Officer Linked to Gambling
During the day, Michael Anthony Thorn was a police officer in Howard County, where for 18 years he worked to uphold the law. At night, police say, Tykie Thorn was the manager and pit boss of an illegal Texas Hold 'Em poker casino run out of a warehouse in Anne Arundel County.

Crime Report
Howard Crime Watch
The following were among incidents recently reported by the Howard County Police Department. For more information, call 410-313-2236.

In the News
Columbia Comes of Age: James W. Rouse's 1967 Creation Maintains a Hold on Its Believers (Post, April 21, 2005)

Season May Seal Fate of Pavilion (Post, April 14, 2005)

Howard Animal Watch (washingtonpost.com, April 21, 2005)

Howard County Calendar: Community Events (washingtonpost.com, April 21, 2005)

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Get this week's Howard school lunch menus here.

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Get Your Guide
How to contact an elected official? Where to dine out? Get these answers and more information about Howard County in The Guide.

Schools News
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Crime News
CRIME & JUSTICE (Post, April 21, 2005)

education Notes (Post, April 14, 2005)

Howard Crime Watch (Post, April 14, 2005)

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