High school winners add up at math competition CENTRAL COUNTY -- Arnold * Broadneck * Severna Park * Crownsville * Millersville


April 22, 1993|By JONI GUHNE

At the final county math competition this year, Adam Meyerson a Severna Park High School senior, wrapped up his career by winning the individual competition with a fifth consecutive perfect score of 6.

Of the 14 high schools that participated, says director Cathy Hess, the top three team finishers were Severna Park, with a score of 48.33; Meade, 43; and Annapolis, 42.33.

Two other perfect fifth-round papers were turned in by Chesapeake's Anthony Sawyer and Severna Park's Steven Albert, the individual runner-up. Severna Park's Jon Hsieh and Severn School's Mike Doh each earned scores of 5.

The top finishers go on to regional and national meets. Information: 541-2574.


A sale of used children's clothing, toys, books and furniture is planned from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at South Shore Elementary School in Crownsville.

The rain date is 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Information: Catherine Gonzalez, 849-2343.


The theme for this year's 4th of July Parade, sponsored by the Greater Severna Park Chamber of Commerce, is "Children Are Our Future." Two students, one from grades 4 or 5, and one from middle school (grades 6, 7 or 8), will be chosen to help judge the July 3 parade.

The kids must write the best essay titled, "How I Can Make a Difference for My Country."

The junior judges each will receive a $100 Savings Bond.

Information: 987-6625.

The chamber's monthly business mixer is set for 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. April 29, at Academy Imprints on Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard. Information: 987-6625.


On Saturday, the Anne Arundel Community College Student Association sponsors a cruise aboard the Bay Lady. Departing Baltimore's Inner Harbor at 11 p.m. and returning at 2:30 a.m., the cruise features hors d'oeuvres, a soda bar, cash bar and the music of singer Carl Rosen.

General admission tickets are $17.50; students, $15.

Information: 541-2218.


On Saturday and Sunday, a sidewalk sale entitled "Weekend in the Park" is planned at Park Plaza on Ritchie Highway, along with an Art and Antique Show and Sale at Art in the Park from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday.

The sidewalk sale and the show, featuring watercolors, oils, pottery, jewelry, stained and blown glass, Oriental rugs and antiques, will benefit the Chesapeake Academy's building fund. Be sure to see the new, limited-edition print, "The Spirit of Severna Park," by Anne-Marie Esson. Information: 647-9612.


While some people inside Oriole Park at Camden Yards for Opening Day 1993 dreamed of becoming another Cal Ripken Jr., one imagined himself to be Houdini.

And most of the fans who saw Millersville resident Dick Steiner, a mentalist and magical entertainer, would say he did himself proud. Steiner's pre-game performance added some much-needed warmth to the chilly afternoon.

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