Molly Fellin Spence is senior content editor overseeing Carroll and Howard county coverage for Baltimore Sun Media. Previously, she worked as managing editor of The Gazette publications in Frederick County. Spence also worked as a medical and regulatory writer at Thomson Reuters and Clarivate.
A spokesperson confirmed Wednesday the recent exit of Scott Washington as chief operating officer of Howard County’s public school system. Washington’s position had oversight of the county’s Student Transportation Office.
Crews from Baltimore Gas and Electric finished pole restoration work early Monday morning on Route 140 in Westminster, allowing the road to fully open to traffic again after a week of closures caused by a severe storm Aug. 7.
Kristen Gray, 52, of Union Bridge, died Tuesday night after the motorcycle she was driving “failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway” and she lost control of it, according to a news release from Maryland State Police Frederick Barrack.