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June 20, 1993
Units from four Carroll fire companies assisted Baltimore County in fighting a barn fire near the county line on Emory Road early Friday morning.The fire destroyed a barn in the 5700 block of Emory Road in Upperco.Douglas Myers, the barn's owner, said the fire also destroyed two trucks, equipment and a large quantity of hay.The cause of the fire, said to be of "suspicious" origin, is under investigation by Baltimore County fire officials.A barn less than a mile away burned down in March.The fire was reported at 2:14 a.m. Equipment from Hampstead, Reese, Gamber and Manchester assisted Baltimore County at the blaze.
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Sean Welsh and The Baltimore Sun | October 12, 2014
A 20-year-old man was flown to shock trauma in critical condition Sunday afternoon following a 35-foot fall along the Gunpowder Trail, fire officials said. The Fallston Volunteer Fire and Ambulance Co. and Baltimore County Fire Department responded at 3:21 p.m. to the wooded location along Belair Road near the Harford-Baltimore county line, according to the Harford County Volunteer Fire & EMS Association. Department of Natural Resources Police are handling the investigation. sjwelsh@baltsun.com twitter.com/seanjwelsh
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By Liz Atwood and Liz Atwood,SUN STAFF | June 2, 1997
On one side of the border sits some of the Baltimore region's most treasured farmland -- rolling grainfields and pastures, cut by curving country roads and by Piney Run as it flows toward the Loch Raven Reservoir.On the other side stand the sprawling Roberts Field Shopping Center and housing developments of pastel colonials, duplexes and townhouses.The sharp contrasts along the border between Baltimore and Carroll counties have triggered conflicts among residents of new subdivisions and those who live in rural communities.
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By Jessica Anderson and The Baltimore Sun | September 15, 2014
A person was killed and another was injured in a shooting Monday night along U.S. 40 in Baltimore County, a police spokesman said. Lt. Rob McCullough said a police supervisor on patrol around 6 p.m. in the area of Johnnycake Road and Upper Mill Circle in Catonsville heard gunshots and saw a red van fleeing. The officer followed the van west on Route 40 toward Howard County and was able to stop the vehicle. Two suspects inside the van were arrested. The injured victim was transported to a local hospital, McCullough said.
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June 18, 1999
FireMount Airy: Firefighters responded at 8 a.m. Wednesday to an auto fire at Interstate 70 and the county line. Units were out 10 minutes.
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December 3, 1998
FireGamber: Firefighters from Gamber, Reese and Sykesville responded at 3: 15 p.m. Tuesday to a woods fire on Deer Park Road near the county line. Units were out more than two hours.Pub Date: 12/03/98
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August 12, 1999
FiresSykesville: Firefighters from Sykesville and Winfield responded at 3: 16 p.m. Tuesday to a gas leak in the 6000 block of Kennard Court. Units were out 77 minutes.Sykesville: Firefighters from Sykesville, Winfield and West Friendship in Howard County responded at 1: 01 p.m. Tuesday to a brush fire on Gaither Road at the county line. Units were out almost three hours.
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August 15, 2004
LAWRENCE ANTHONY WAGNER, 82, of Beaverdam, VA, formerly of Baltimore, MD went to be with the Lord Friday, August 13, 2004. He was retired from Plasterers Local #155 in Baltimore, MD, where he served as business manager. He was a W.W. II U.S. Marine Corp Veteran and attended County Line Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Helen Deaver Wagner; his children, Lawrence Edward Wagner, Joyce Wagner Oliff, Stephanie Blundell, Paul Anthony Wagner and Teresa Wagner Mackabee and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
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Sean Welsh and The Baltimore Sun | October 12, 2014
A 20-year-old man was flown to shock trauma in critical condition Sunday afternoon following a 35-foot fall along the Gunpowder Trail, fire officials said. The Fallston Volunteer Fire and Ambulance Co. and Baltimore County Fire Department responded at 3:21 p.m. to the wooded location along Belair Road near the Harford-Baltimore county line, according to the Harford County Volunteer Fire & EMS Association. Department of Natural Resources Police are handling the investigation. sjwelsh@baltsun.com twitter.com/seanjwelsh
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | January 22, 2003
A committee of Baltimore County parents, community leaders and educators presented two proposals last night for the enrollment boundaries of the county's first new high school in 25 years. More than 275 parents packed an auditorium at Deer Park Middle Magnet School to review the proposals for New Town High School - being built to alleviate crowding at Randallstown and Owings Mills highs. The committee makes its recommendation to the school superintendent Feb. 10, and the school board is expected to decide the matter March 25. New Town will be open next school year, with up to 1,348 students.
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By Will FespermanThe Baltimore Sun | June 18, 2014
Anne Arundel County officials say a section of Race Road in Hanover will be closed for eight to 12 weeks for emergency repair, beginning Thursday morning at 10 a.m.. The county's Department of Public works will close the road between Hanover Road and Park Circle Drive, according to a press release. The area is near the Baltimore Washington Parkway and Route 100 near the Howard/Anne Arundel county line. The repair work is needed to stabilize a slope along Race Road that has been weakened by erosion from the nearby Deep Run stream and recent heavy storms, officials said.
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Andrea K. Walker, The Baltimore Sun | June 1, 2014
A man was flown to University of Maryland Shock Truama Center Saturday night after the black Ford Explorer he was driving ran into a dump truck, according to Maryland State Police. The truck was traveling Southbound on Interstate 95 in Baltimore County just below the Harford County line when the accident occurred at 11:24 p.m., said Sgt. Joe Behringer. andrea.walker@baltsun.com Twitter.com/ankwalker
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | March 1, 2014
A man was stabbed to death in a Northwest Baltimore apartment Saturday night, police said. The victim was found dead inside the apartment in the 3600 block of Seven Mile Lane in Cross Country, just south of the county line, around 5:45 p.m., police said. Police took a "person of interest" at the scene into custody for questioning. Police don't believe the killing was random, but a motive has not been released. Neighbors told detectives the victim and the person of interest, who has not been charged, knew each other.
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By Michael Dresser, The Baltimore Sun | July 2, 2013
With much of the General Assembly in flux in the run-up to the 2014 election, Baltimore County's 11th District is what passes for an oasis of stability. Sen. Robert A. Zirkin, Del. Dan K. Morhaim and Del. Dana Stein -- all Democrats -- announced yesterday that they would run for re-election as a slate. That leaves one likely vacancy in the delegation because Del. Jon Cardin is expected to seek the Democratic nomination for attorney general. Zirkin, Morhaim and SteinĀ also ran as a team in 2010.
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June 6, 2012
QUINNIPIAC UNIVERSITY: Blaine Dulkerian of White Hall, bachelor of arts in public relations; and Christina Heilman of Jarrettsville, bachelor of arts in public relations, graduated from Quinnipiac University during the 81st undergraduate commencement exercises May 20. VINCIGUERRA: Damon A. Vinciguerra, of Forest Hill, son of Anthony and Linda Vinciguerra of Forest Hill, graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of science in chemical...
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By Larry Carson, The Baltimore Sun | June 2, 2011
The celebratory opening this month of the North Laurel Community Center shows again that government often moves slowly, but it also shows that politicians from both political parties can work toward a common goal. From idea to reality took more than two decades, and lots of pushing and pulling from civil servants and elected officials. The project, which also includes a park that is not yet ready, spanned the service of four County Council members who have represented the area and four county executives from both parties.
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By Will FespermanThe Baltimore Sun | June 18, 2014
Anne Arundel County officials say a section of Race Road in Hanover will be closed for eight to 12 weeks for emergency repair, beginning Thursday morning at 10 a.m.. The county's Department of Public works will close the road between Hanover Road and Park Circle Drive, according to a press release. The area is near the Baltimore Washington Parkway and Route 100 near the Howard/Anne Arundel county line. The repair work is needed to stabilize a slope along Race Road that has been weakened by erosion from the nearby Deep Run stream and recent heavy storms, officials said.
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October 28, 2001
Baltimore County police are investigating a car crash Friday night that killed a 16-year-old Harford County boy and sent two other teen-agers in the car to Maryland Shock Trauma Center. The crash occurred at 9:42 p.m. in the 12300 block of Philadelphia Road -- just over the Harford County line -- when Chirag Pankaj Kothari lost control of the Jeep Cherokee that he was driving and struck a tree on the road's westbound shoulder, police said. The front-seat passenger, Anthony Leroy Williams, of the 100 block of Avondale Court in Abingdon was pronounced dead at the scene.
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May 27, 2011
For the third year in a row, Harford County's tax rate would remain at $2.73 per $100 of assessed value for the next fiscal year. From The Aegis of May 29, 1986 For the third year in a row, Harford County's tax rate would remain at $2.73 per $100 of assessed value for the next fiscal year. The Harford County Council had finished its review of the FY1986-1987 budget, called the "tamest" in 13 years, and approved the $108 million budget, 7 percent higher than the previous year.
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