The following are recent bankruptcy filings in U.S. District Court in Baltimore.
Samuel Alexander Demby (Sam's Construction), 194 McQuay Road, Severna Park. Construction business filed for Chapter 13. Assets: $150,641. Liabilities: $87,630.
Eastern Paging Corp., 8325 Guilford Road. Suite A, Columbia. Paging service filed for Chapter 11. President: Jeffrey Cunningham. No assets. Liabilities: $2,810,704.
Plaza Market Inc. (Brown Derby #4), 2801 Old Ocean City Road, Salisbury. Convenience store and gasoline seller filed for Chapter 11. President: Gary R. Hutchison. Assets: $125,000. Liabilities: $160,000.
Michael's Power Equipment Center Inc., 25 West Aylesbury Road, Timonium. Retailer of lawn equipment and related products filed for Chapter 11. President: Michael W. Reesey. Assets: $252,242. Liabilities: $298,361.
James P. Downey (Investek), 6423 Goldenoak Drive, Linthicum. Mr. Downey filed for Chapter 7. Assets: $5,215. Liabilities: $23,032.
Leba Jean Scarborough Busbaum, 11125 Ivy Bush Lane, Columbia. Real estate business filed for Chapter 13. Assets: $165,200. Liabilities: $308,892.
Stephen Earl Stanley (S. E. Stanley Trucking, S. E. Stanley & Son), 7733 Harmonds Road, Hanover. Mr. Stanley filed for Chapter 7. Assets: $1,585. Liabilities: $5,494,870.
Jimmy E. Peters, 1553 Teal Drive, Ocean City. Development/marketing and sales/consulting business filed for Chapter 7. Assets: $783,814. Liabilities: $11,070,779.
Ronald Paul Sprouse (A-1 Electric Service, Jack Sprouse), 8133 Arminger Drive, Pasadena. Electrical service and contracting company filed for Chapter 7. Assets: $7,500. Liabilities: $96,270.
Hart Floral Enterprises (Sterling Florists, Beltway Florist, Potomac Florist), 9501-A, All Saints Road, Laurel. Florist filed for Chapter 11. Principal: Charles Gary Hiden. Assets: $20,654. Liabilities: $435,953.
Frederick Rovecamp, 12 E. Preston St., Baltimore. Real estate developer filed for Chapter 13. No assets. Liabilities: $1,137,609.
John H. Ruth Jr., 24 Stewarton Court, Baltimore. Accountant filed for Chapter 7. Assets: $82,730. Liabilities: $101,348.
Lewis S. Whitcomb (L&A Trucking), 2246 Baltimore Blvd., Finksburg. Mr. Whitcomb filed for chapter 13. Assets and liabilities:N.A.