Ellicott City/elkridge

January 13, 1993

2-day program to celebrate King holiday

The Howard County Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Commission will present a two-day program of events on Sunday 17 and Monday.

At 7 p.m. Sunday, the program will feature performances by the Howard County Children's Choir and a 17-piece orchestra of area musicians at Centennial High School. Three "Living the Dream" Awards will be presented to county residents making outstanding contributions to the local area. The moderator will be Channel 15 anchor woman Pia Jordan. Statements by County Executive Charles I. Ecker and County Councilman C. Vernon Gray will be presented.

On Monday, the commission will sponsor the annual King Nonviolence program from noon to 4 p.m. at Columbia Mall. The program will feature demonstrations by members of the county school system's Peer Mediation Program and the Next Door Neighbors Troupe. A number of exhibits on the life and work of Dr. King also will be on display.

Information: Donald Wallace 313-7230.


* Ellicott City: 8400 block of Baltimore National Pike: Someone shattered the rear window of a 1989 Ford Bronco between 7:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Monday, and stole two 10-inch woofer speakers valued at $225.

10300 block of Pine Ridge Drive: Someone removed a $90 red and green poinsettia flag and a $10 wooden flag pole from a residence between 5 p.m. Jan. 3 and 7 a.m. Jan. 5.

3600 block of Joycin Court: Four tires on a 1987 Volvo 780 were punctured between midnight and 7 a.m. Friday.

8100 block of Baltimore National Pike: Someone shattered the passenger side window of a 1990 Ford Mustang GT while it was parked at the Normandy Bowling Alley between 6:20 p.m. and 10:45 p.m. Sunday.

3000 block of Ponte Vedra Court: Someone damaged the front living room window of a home, possibly by using a BB gun, between 10:30 a.m. and 6:15 p.m. Saturday.

4800 block of Red Hill Way: A resident arrived home Saturday and found the alarm sounding and learned a rear kitchen window had been pried. Entry wasn't gained.

* Elkridge: 7500 block of Washington Blvd.: Someone broke the rear passenger side window to a 1985 Chevrolet Citation between 4:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Thursday.

6200 block of Old Washington Road: A rear bathroom window was pried and broken between 11:45 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Friday, and the intruder ransacked two bedrooms.

6600 block of Santa Barbara Court: An officer responded to an alarm about 9:30 p.m. Sunday, and found a front window broken and computers stolen.

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