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  Press Releases issued by the Howard County Health Department and Health Alerts and Recalls

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Three-Time Convited Killer Pleads Guilty to Cold Case Homicide

November 16, 2015 A three time convicted killer, serving three life sentences, pleaded guilty to a fourth murder in Ellicott City this morning.  Vernon Lee Clark, 59, pleaded guilty to one count of first degree murder in the 1984 brutal

Early Morning Elkridge House Fire
Elkridge, MD- Just before 2:30 AM on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 firefighters and paramedics from Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services (HCDFRS) responded to the 6400 block of Woodvale Place in Elkridge for a reported house fire.
Brother-in-Law Sentenced to Life Plus 10 Years in Prison for Elkridge Murder/Arson

November 9, 2015 A 54 year old Elkridge man, convicted of the January 17 murder of his sister in law and setting her home on fire has been sentenced to life plus 10 years in prison in Ellicott City this

Man Pleads Guilty to Selling Home Improvements Without a License

November 4, 2015 A man whose permanent residence is out of state has pleaded guilty to selling home improvements without a license.  Paul Frank, 49, of the 8600 block of Contee Road., Laurel, entered the plea before Howard County Circuit

Highland Man Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography and Sex Offense Charges

November 3, 2015 A 26 year old Highland man arrested by Maryland State Police during an investigation of peer to peer file sharing of child pornography has pleaded guilty to third degree sex offense and possession of child pornography charges. 

Fire Chief John S. Butler Appointed to Governor’s Emergency Management Advisory Committee
Columbia, MD- Governor Larry Hogan has appointed Howard County Fire Chief John S. Butler to serve as a member of the Governor's Emergency Management Advisory Committee (GEMAC). 
Department Reminds Citizens to Stay Safe This Halloween and to “Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery”
Columbia, MD –Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services (HCDFRS) would like to remind residents to stay safe this weekend as they prepare for Halloween and to “Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery.”
Office on Aging News and Alerts

  6/11/15 --  Executive Kittleman asks residents to unite against elder abuse   6/05/15 -- Howard County’s 50+EXPO offers great opportunity for vendors and sponsors focused on marketing to older adults   5/12/15 -- Howard County’s Cycle2Health to kickoff third season   5/7/15 -- Executive Kittlem

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