The firefighter was identified as 34-year-old Nathan Flynn, a husband, father and 13-year veteran of the department. He is the first career firefighter killed in the line of duty in Howard County history, officials said.
A dozen construction workers renovating a Navy Federal Credit Union building in Odenton were hospitalized Tuesday morning for carbon monoxide exposure from a propane-powered saw, the Anne Arundel County Fire Department said.
A man acquitted last month on charges related to a 2017 house firebombing that resulted in the death of two teens was in court Monday on a different charge — that he shot at several people at the same residence two days earlier.
Invisible Fence Brand of Maryland donated 28 pet oxygen mask kits — which include a small, medium and large mask, an instructional DVD and a one-page written explanation on how to use them — to the county.
When he heard about the fire Tuesday in Hampden — which left up to eight rowhomes badly damaged — George Knott drove from Shrewsbury, Pa. to help his brother, Steve, who still lived in their childhood home.
More than 1,000 stores and businesses were torched, damaged, looted or destroyed. Fifty years later, the singularity of what happened in the days after the assassination of the civil rights leader remains.