Ellicott City/elkridge

January 12, 1993

Honor awaits top conservation teacher

The Howard County Conservation District in Ellicott City, has announced that nominations are being accepted for the Conservation Education Teacher of the Year Awards.

The program is open to all full-time teachers, kindergarten through high school, who have implemented soil and water conservation activities for students or others.

Those honored in the elementary and secondary school categories will be recognized at the regional and state levels with cash and either a plaque or a certificate.

The first-place winner at the national level will receive $1,000 and an expense paid trip to Phoenix for the national Association of Conservation District's annual convention.

Those interested may obtain additional information and entry forms from the Howard Soil Conservation District, 9025 Chevrolet Drive, Suite J, Ellicott City 21042 or call 465-3180 (fax: 465-7403.)


* Ellicott City: 8500 block of Linwood Drive: A window screen was removed sometime between December and noon on Jan. 7, and jewelry was taken.

3000 block of Chestnut Hill Drive: Someone stole a $129 Sony CD player, $390 worth of CD's, a $10 pack of Wrigley's chewing gum and a $50 pair of goggles from a 1989 Jeep Wrangler between midnight and 6 a.m. Jan. 6.

8300 block of Court Ave.: Someone unscrewed the radiator hose clamp on a 1990 Plymouth Voyager between 10:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Jan. 7, causing the radiator fluid to leak on the ground.

9100 block of Town and Country Blvd.: Someone broke into a 1988 Chevrolet and stole a $400 Gucci silver-and-gold men's watch, a $50 U.S. Army coat and a $50 stereo with cassette. The theft occurred between 5 p.m. Friday and 7:15 a.m. Saturday.

9100 block of Town and Country Blvd.: Someone stole a registration card from a 1983 Chevrolet Chevette between 5:30 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday.

9000 block of Town and Country Blvd.: Someone stole a cigarette lighter and an arm rest from a 1986 Dodge 600 ES between 8:30 p.m. Friday and 9:50 a.m. Saturday.

New Cut and College Avenue: Someone smashed the driver's side window of a 1989 Honda Prelude between 2:15 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday.

2900 block of Saint John's Lane: Someone stole a student's $500 flute at St. John's Lane Elementary School between Dec. 22 and Jan. 9.

4900 block of Dorsey Hall Drive: A man reported another man assaulted him inside Roy Roger's restaurant after an argument about 8 p.m. Thursday. The dispute apparently began when a man went from the rear of one line to the front of a new one.

9200 block of Baltimore National Pike: A man entered Music and Arts Center in Chatham Mall about 5 p.m. Friday and placed a $1,745 black metallic alto saxophone under his coat and ran out the store. The suspect is described as a black male with a mustache, 20 to 30 years old and about 6 feet tall to 6 feet 2 inches tall. He was clean-cut, had a thin build and was wearing a long gray raincoat with a belt. The suspect was seen giving the saxophone to a second black male, in his mid-20s, about 5 feet 9 inches tall. The second suspect has a medium build, short hair and was wearing a brown raincoat.

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