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Howard County Honors Newtown

This week is "Newtown Observance Week" in Howard County.

Howard County has given the people of Newtown a gift—a dogwood tree from Howard County’s “Blossom’s of Hope” program – which government officials called a “gesture of sympathy and solidarity.”

The tree was delivered to Newtown recently by a Howard County resident – who wishes to remain anonymous – who grew up in Newtown and attended Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Howard County Executive Ken Ulman has proclaimed this week “Newtown Observance Week” in Howard County.

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MG42 December 26, 2012 at 08:07 PM
That tree should make them feel better! Thanks, Ken!
Walter December 27, 2012 at 03:03 PM
It's Blossoms of Hope, no apostrophe.

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