25 years ago (week of Sept. 26-Oct. 2, 1971):The Columbia...


September 29, 1996|By Diane Mullaly from the files of the Howard County Historical Society's library.

25 years ago (week of Sept. 26-Oct. 2, 1971):

The Columbia Association reported a budget deficit of about $85,000, attributable to the under-utilization of some of the town's recreational facilities. The biggest culprit appeared to be the health club in the Village of Harper's Choice, which was operating about $43,000 over budget.

50 years ago (week of Sept. 22-28, 1946):

Police warned residents to beware of two "phony" linoleum salesmen plying their trade in the county.

Pub Date: 9/29/96

Baltimore Sun Articles
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.