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  • Police say Columbia mall shooter may have had fixation with Columbine

    Police say Columbia mall shooter may have had fixation with Columbine
    Darion Marcus Aguilar had no connections to his victims and modeled his attack on the Mall in Columbia after the Columbine High School shooting, Howard County police revealed Wednesday. Police said Aguilar, 19, even waited until 11:14 a.m. on Jan. 25 to...
  • Police say Columbia mall shooter wanted to mimic Columbine

    Police say Columbia mall shooter wanted to mimic Columbine
    The teenager who led a deadly January assault at The Mall in Columbia did not target his victims, but planned a killing spree inspired by the 1999 Columbine High School shootings, Howard County police revealed Wednesday. In a wide-ranging news...
  • Columbia mall shooter was 'ready to die,' police say

    Columbia mall shooter was 'ready to die,' police say
    Columbia mall shooter Darion Marcus Aguilar wrote in a journal about killing people, claimed he was "ready to die" and alluded to an unspecified plan that was "set," police revealed Wednesday. Investigators say the 19-year-old wrote sporadic entries...
  • Columbia mall murder-suicide struck the physical heart of community

    Columbia mall murder-suicide struck the physical heart of community
    In the days after a gunman killed two people and himself at The Mall in Columbia, the Nail Trix salon heard from many nervous customers canceling appointments. Manicurist Van Le took several of those calls, struck 15 appointments off his calendar and...
  • Memorial events planned today for Columbia Mall shooting victims

    Memorial events planned today for Columbia Mall shooting victims
    A moment of silence was at the Mall in Columbia Saturday on the one-week anniversary of a shooting that claimed the lives of two young people. The moment of silence was held at 11:15 a.m., the time when the shooting began in the skate apparel shop...
  • Columbia mall shooting victims honored on one-week anniversary of the attack

    A few dozen people gathered Saturday morning at The Mall in Columbia around the fountain, where it's customary to toss pennies into the clear water of the black-bottom pool and wish for good fortune. This time, though, some tossed white flowers that...
  • Mount Airy library to close for a month beginning Monday

    Mount Airy library to close for a month beginning Monday
    The Mount Airy Branch Library will be closed for one month beginning Monday as it undergoes an interior renovation. During the closure, the library will offer limited service of pick up of holds in the large meeting room on Mondays, Wednesdays and...
  • Storm closes Carroll schools, McDaniel

    Storm closes Carroll schools, McDaniel
    Carroll County Public Schools were closed Monday because of a snowstorm that belted the county. Liberal leave was in effect for employees, according to a message on the school system website. East Middle School students are scheduled to go to Outdoor...
  • Obama makes America weak [Letter]

    Obama makes America weak [Letter]
    I don't understand why liberals and progressives think that President Obama is so wonderful. His State of the Union Address was empty of serious proposals, disappointing and unresponsive to the real problems Americans face and disturbing in its tendencies...
  • Westminster mayor files for seat in House of Delegates

    Westminster mayor files for seat in House of Delegates
    The field of candidates vying to represent Carroll County in the House of Delegates just became more crowded. Westminster Mayor Kevin Utz is the latest candidate to file for one of three District 5 seats. Utz, who filed Jan. 31, is now one of seven...
  • Carroll schools closed Wednesday, power outages reported around county

    Carroll schools closed Wednesday, power outages reported around county
    Carroll County Public Schools will be closed Wednesday due to inclement weather, according to a message on the school system website. Offices, including Central Office, will be closed. Carroll County remains under a winter storm warning until 1 p.m....
  • Bank manager delivers daughter at home in 1965 [History Matters]

    February 1965 Off the cuff obstetrics "Mr. and Mrs. Joe Shinnault of Catonsville are receiving congratulations on the birth of a daughter, Linda Carolyn, on Thursday, January 21. Mr. Shinnault is especially being congratulated because he delivered...