The Domestic Violence Center of Howard County is experiencing a serious shortage of food for the women and children seeking safety in its five shelters. Food, money and grocery store gift certificates are needed.
Especially needed are chicken, ground beef, pasta and sauce, hot dogs, lunch meats, sliced cheese, cereal, canned soups and vegetables, frozen orange juice, disposable diapers (large) and dessert mixes.
* Long Reach: 6400 block of Waterloo Road: Someone destroyed a home's mailbox early last week.
9100 block of Rumsey Road: A set of bar lights were stolen from a 1994 Mitsubishi last week.