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1861 Provisionary Confederate Congress establishes Confederate Army
1869 Dmitri Mendeleev presents the first periodic table of the elements to the Russian Chemical Society
1886 1st US alternating current power plant starts, Great Barrington, Massachusetts
1900 After a meeting in Indianapolis, USA, a group forms the Social Democratic Party and nominates Eugene Debs as its candidate for President in the forthcoming election (becomes the Socialist Party in 1901)
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Howard County’s contract with ICE generated more than $14...
by Erin B. Logan on July 25, 2019 at 11:00 am
All of the federal immigration inmates at the Howard County Detention Center wear dark blue jumpsuits. They are given three meals a day and the option of going […]
Baltimore County police fatally shoot man at Duke’s Motel in...
by Christina Tkacik on July 12, 2019 at 11:12 pm
Note: This article from July 6 was updated July 12 to identify the police officer. Baltimore County police fatally shot a man at Duke’s Motel in Rosedale […]
Off-duty officer fatally shoots man in Golden Dragon parking lot...
on July 12, 2019 at 12:13 pm
Howard Superintendent Michael Martirano strives for 'student...
by Jess Nocera on July 10, 2019 at 9:00 am
As superintendent of the Howard County Public School System, Michael Martirano has to talk to many people each day. However, the conversations where he learns […]
Annual Maple Lawn Street Festival canceled in Howard, organizers...
by Erin B. Logan on July 9, 2019 at 4:30 pm
In Fulton, the weekend after the Fourth of July is typically reserved for the Maple Lawn Street Festival. The festival, which has been an annual event for more […]
Water main break floods Inner Harbor, causes train derailment;...
by Lillian Reed, McKenna Oxenden, Phil Davis on July 9, 2019 at 1:40 am
A Baltimore water main break Monday generated widespread flooding around M&T Bank Stadium and caused a train derailment in the Howard Street Tunnel. A […]
Young Cockeysville singer and octogenarian historian honored
by Melissa Whatley on July 9, 2019 at 1:05 am
Morgan Gonce, a rising eighth-grader at Cockeysville Middle School, wowed the crowd at Camden Yards when she performed at the Orioles game on Friday, June 28. […]
'To excite and inspire': Preview of Aberdeen science center to...
by Christine Condon on July 9, 2019 at 1:00 am
Donning a robotic exoskeleton and lifting the front end of a vehicle is just one of the activities organizers are planning for the discovery center headed for […]
Maryland woman sentenced to 18 months in prison for scamming...
on July 9, 2019 at 12:15 am
Federal prosecutors say a Maryland woman has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for wire fraud in a scheme to defraud at least five people of more than $1.2 […]