In Baltimore County Residential fire that killed man...

City/County Digest

January 22, 2001

In Baltimore County

Residential fire that killed man, dog is under investigation

ANNESLIE - A man and his dog were killed last night in a fire in a home in the 500 block of Windwood Road in this community south of Towson near the city-county line.

Captain Glenn Blackwell, a Fire Department spokesman, said the blaze broke out shortly after 9 p.m. in what appeared to be a computer room on the first floor of a 1 1/2 -story brick residence. Blackwell said the man was found in the room and the dog near the kitchen door.

Blackwell said the victim's identity is being withheld pending notification of family. Firefighters from six stations brought the blaze under control in less than an hour, Blackwell said, adding that the cause is being investigated.

Full-time, part-time jobs open at county beaches

TOWSON - The Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks is seeking applicants for seasonal full-time and part-time jobs at Rocky Point and Oregon Ridge beaches.

Information: 410-887-3873.

Rosewood Center to honor service of staff members

OWINGS MILLS - Rosewood Center, Maryland's largest residential facility for developmentally disabled adults, will honor staff members for exemplary service at a ceremony Wednesday.

Staff Appreciation Day is sponsored by the Rosewood Center Auxiliary.

The center, which serves 242 men and women, operates under the auspices of the state Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

East-side community group to hold meeting today

ESSEX - Essex-Middle River Community In Action will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. today at Commodore Hall, 1909 Old Eastern Ave.

Tana Taylor, community outreach specialist with the Baltimore County Department of Aging, will speak. Information: 410-828-6202.

Free parent information available from library

TOWSON - Baltimore County Public Library is distributing free yellow files called "The Junior File" to parents and parents-to-be.

The files have information about what to expect as a baby grows and develops and tips on choosing child care. They also encourage parents to read to infants from birth.

The files are supplied by CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield. Information: 410-887-2457.In Baltimore City

Unidentified man found shot to death

Police are investigating the fatal shooting of an unidentified man who was found about 2 a.m. yesterday in the 1400 block of Barnes St. in East Baltimore.

Police had no suspects and knew of no motive for the shooting.

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