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(ˈtaʊ sən)

a town in central Maryland, near Baltimore. 51,083.
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Within, Towson or Towser was inquiring earnestly into the breaking strain of ships' chains and tackle, and other such matters.
The college's top partners include Towson University, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, University of Baltimore and Stevenson University.
Towson University is making strides in anticipation of a faculty shortage.
Officials at Towson University in Maryland work with local police and neighboring communities to set standards for off-campus discipline.
Baltimore-based piano sensation Josh Christina announced today the upcoming release of his third album "Instincts," which will be available May 20 - the same day Christina will host an album release concert at the Grand Hall of the Towson American Legion.
Towson University's Educycle program teams college students with high school interns to clean, run diagnostics on and redistribute 'old' computers.
23 May 2016 - US-based multifamily property management company Ross Companies has assumed property management of Baltimore, Maryland-based Towson Woods on behalf of a recent purchaser, the company said.
The former Oregon quarterback will transfer to Towson, an FCS school located in Maryland.
WHILE IN BALTIMORE, I WAS ASKED TO REVIEW Coeleen Kiebert's exhibition Navigating Other Realms, 31 May--28 June 2014, which was nearby at the Towson Art Collective in Towson, Maryland, US.
Three facility tours will also be offered during the conference, including The Green House Residences at Stadium Place (Baltimore), Brightview Towson (Towson, Md.), and Households at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital (Baltimore).
According to the New York Daily News, the entire cheerleading team of the Maryland-based Towson University will spend the next academic year sitting on the sidelines after the university's officials were given an anonymous tip that older members of the award-winning team were hazing newcomers.