Ellicott City


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Ellicott City,

village (1990 pop. 41,396), seat of Howard co., in Baltimore and Howard cos., central Md., on the Patapsco River; settled 1774 as Ellicott Mills, inc. and renamed 1867, reverted to uninc. status 1935. The community grew up around the Ellicott flour mills, and became a trade and manufacturing center in an agricultural area; it is now a retail antiques center. The exterior of the landmark stone Baltimore & Ohio station has changed little since the first horse-cars were hauled here from Baltimore on May 24, 1830; the station is now a museum. Doughoregan Manor (c.1735–1745) was the home of Charles CarrollCarroll, Charles,
1737–1832, political leader in the American Revolution, signer of the Declaration of Independence, b. Annapolis, Md. After completing his education in France and England, he returned home (1765) and his father gave him a large estate near Frederick, Md.
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 of Carrollton, the only Catholic to sign the Declaration of Independence. Other notable sights include the Log Cabin (c.1780) and Angelo Cottage (c.1831). Patapsco State Park is nearby.
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is the holding company for Howard Bank, a Maryland trust company operating as a commercial bank, headquartered in Ellicott City, Maryland.
NYSE: HME) previously announced the acquisition of two apartment communities, Charleston Place and The Greens at Columbia, furthering the company's investment in Maryland and the Howard County suburbs of Ellicott City and Columbia, respectively.
of Ellicott City, MD; nieces and nephews, Sarah Marchetti of New York, NY, Elizabeth and Michael Marchetti both of Ellicott City, MD whom he greatly loved; long time friend, Ray Blauvelt of Worcester; and many beloved cousins.
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today announced that the parties entered into a definitive agreement for American Bank to purchase four branches of Baltimore County Savings Bank located in Catonsville, Baltimore County; Owings Mills, Baltimore County; Hamilton, Baltimore City; and Ellicott City, Howard County.