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February 20, 2008
On February 15, 2008, ALTON "June"; devoted husband of Linda. He is also survied by mother-in-law Rev. Helen Samuels, four daughters, nine grandchildren, seven sisters, five brothers, sisters and brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the Carlton C. Douglass Funeral Services, P.A., 1701 McCulloh St. on Wednesday, 1 to 9 p.m. Family will receive friends Thursday, 11 to 11:30 a.m. at The Gillis Memorial C.C. Church, 4016 Park Heights Avenue with Services following.
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By Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | September 18, 2013
The last time we saw Alton Brown in Baltimore was March 2011, when the Food Network star was the headliner for the Foodie Experience event at the Hippodrome. Brown's coming back to Baltimore, as part of a 40-city national tour that begins October in Palm Desert, Calif. Alton Brown Live! The Edible Inevitable Tour makes its way here on Feb. 22, 2014, when Brown will appear at the Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric. The shows, according to a press release, will involve a multimedia lecture, stand-up comedy, live music (apparently, Brown sings)
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NEWS
August 2, 2005
On July 28, 2005, ANNE W., beloved wife of James W. Alton, loving mother of Yvonne D. Oliver. She is also survived by grandson Dwayne Wallace, son in-law Eugene Oliver and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME, WEST, 4300 Wabash Avenue on Wednesday after 8 A.M. where the family will receive friends on Thursday at 11:30 A.M. Funeral services will follow at 12 noon. See www.marchfh.com
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By Richard Gorelick, The Baltimore Sun | March 15, 2011
The phone rings, at 9 o'clock on the dot. It's Alton Brown calling in, very promptly, for a pre-arranged interview. "What are you eating," Brown asks, "I can always tell when someone answers the phone with food with in his mouth. " Alton Brown is not afraid to say what's on his mind. That's good news for ticketholders for Saturday night's event at the Hippodrome , the Second Annual Foodie Experience, for which the Food Network personality is the main attraction. At 9 in the morning, Alton Brown is wide awake.
NEWS
July 13, 2008
On July 8, 2008, ALTON LEROY; dear father of Fred Hannah; loving brother of Mother Gladys Reddicks and Sis. Delores E. Jackson. He is also survived by his brother in-law Dea. Robert Reddicks, a host of nieces nephews, his Amtrak family, other relatives and friends. Visitation on Monday at the Howell Funeral Home, 4600 Liberty Heights, 2 to 7 P.M. Family present 5 to 7 P.M. Mr. Bryant will lie in state on Tuesday, 9A.M. at the Wilson Park C.C. Church, 4629 York Road, family hour 10 A.M. Homegoing Celebration 10:30 A.M. Interment following in Garrison Forest Cemetery.
NEWS
March 31, 2004
ALTON P. SCOTT, JR., age 69, of Milton, DE, died Saturday, March 27, 2004, at Beebe Medical Center, Lewes, DE. Mr. Scott was born in Baltimore, MD, son of the late Alton P. Scott, Sr. and Catherine Blackwell Thornton. He graduated from Frederick P. Douglass H.S. in 1952. He served in the U.S. Army from 1956 to 1958. Returning to Baltimore, he worked for the Social Security Administration, specializing in computer technology for over 30 years. During that time he participated in the Sanctuary Choir at Union Baptist Church and the Joseph Eubanks Chorale.
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By Liz Atwood and Liz Atwood,Sun Staff Writer | August 21, 1994
Joe Alton's phone rings often these days.A candidate for state's attorney wants to meet him for lunch. A caller running for county treasurer asks him to look at her campaign sign. Another candidate, an aspiring delegate, wants help campaigning at a shopping center.Nearly 20 years after he left public office, young politicians still want advice from the man some say was the most popular elected official in Anne Arundel County in half a century.Few politicians have understood the political system as well.
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By Scott Calvert and Scott Calvert,SUN STAFF | September 20, 2000
A senior Anne Arundel County personnel official has submitted his resignation after an internal investigation found that he rigged a typing test for a friend in the Public Works Department by letting someone else take the exam, according to a high-ranking county official. Joseph W. Alton III, a senior personnel analyst and son of former County Executive Joseph W. Alton Jr., tendered his resignation Friday, the same day The Sun repeatedly attempted to question him about the typing test allegations.
NEWS
By Alan J. Craver and Alan J. Craver,Staff Writer | January 20, 1993
A Columbia teen-ager is to stand trial in Howard Circuit Court today on charges that he strangled and raped his 57-year-old home tutor in March.Jury selection is scheduled to start this morning in the case of 16-year-old Alton Romero Young, who faces first-degree murder, rape and eight other counts in the death of Shirley Mullinix of Dayton.Alton's trial is expected to last at least one week before Judge Raymond Kane Jr. If convicted, Alton faces a maximum sentence of life in prison."We're ready to go," said Richard Bernhardt, an assistant public defender representing the teen-ager, He declined to comment on the defense case.
NEWS
June 3, 2007
It sounds like a quaint concept, the citizen radio patrol organized here 40 years ago, before the advent of cell phones. The Sun reported that Anne Arundel County Executive Joseph W. Alton Jr. announced the creation of a "community radio watch program." The article said, in part: "As described by Mr. Alton, the program would organize an estimated 3,000 radio-equipped private vehicles in the county into a crime and danger-watching service." Drivers of the two-way radio vehicles would "come to the aid of their fellow man in distress by reporting any unusual occurrence or emergency situation to the police," Alton said.
ENTERTAINMENT
By Richard Gorelick, The Baltimore Sun | January 18, 2011
This just in. The Hippodrome has announced that the headliner for the Second Annual Foodie Experience will be Alton Brown, the instantly recognizable spiky-haired host of the Food Network's Peabody Award-winning "Good Eats. " This year's Foodie Experience , which will be held March 19 at the Hippodrome , includes a few significant changes from the first edition, held last May, which featured the chefs Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert. The instigator for the Foodie Experience is Jeff Daniel, vice president and executive director of the France-Merrick Performing Arts Center, the home of the Hippodrome Theatre . "The response to the inaugural event was so overwhelmingly positive," Daniel said, "even more than we hoped for. We knew we had to do it again.
NEWS
October 4, 2009
On September 28, 2009, EDWARD. Visitation 2140 N. Fulton Avenue, Sunday 2 to 6 PM. Family will receive friends Monday at Leadenhall Baptist church, 1021 Leadenhall Street, 11:30 AM, funeral to follow at 12 PM.
NEWS
August 27, 2009
On August 21, 2009, RICHARD ALFRED BUTLER. Employed with the State of Maryland for over 30 years and a well respected engineer in the community. Beloved husband of Henrietta Butler. Devoted father of three daughters Desnee S. Cole (Michael), Damita J. Robinson (David) and Deirdre B. Alton (Edward). Survived by two brothers Milton R. (KY) and Clarence W. Butler; sister Mary B. Melvin (CT); five grandchildren Alexis and Devin Alton, Dionna Green, DaNae Robinson and Desmond M. Cole and a host of other family and friends.
NEWS
July 13, 2008
On July 8, 2008, ALTON LEROY; dear father of Fred Hannah; loving brother of Mother Gladys Reddicks and Sis. Delores E. Jackson. He is also survived by his brother in-law Dea. Robert Reddicks, a host of nieces nephews, his Amtrak family, other relatives and friends. Visitation on Monday at the Howell Funeral Home, 4600 Liberty Heights, 2 to 7 P.M. Family present 5 to 7 P.M. Mr. Bryant will lie in state on Tuesday, 9A.M. at the Wilson Park C.C. Church, 4629 York Road, family hour 10 A.M. Homegoing Celebration 10:30 A.M. Interment following in Garrison Forest Cemetery.
NEWS
February 20, 2008
On February 15, 2008, ALTON "June"; devoted husband of Linda. He is also survied by mother-in-law Rev. Helen Samuels, four daughters, nine grandchildren, seven sisters, five brothers, sisters and brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the Carlton C. Douglass Funeral Services, P.A., 1701 McCulloh St. on Wednesday, 1 to 9 p.m. Family will receive friends Thursday, 11 to 11:30 a.m. at The Gillis Memorial C.C. Church, 4016 Park Heights Avenue with Services following.
NEWS
December 19, 2007
On December 16, 2007, beloved wife of Mr. Carroll Mitchell, Sr. On Thursday friends may call at Vaughn C. Greene Funeral Services (East), 4905 York Road where the family will receive friends from 3-8 P.M. On Friday, services will be held at Loch Hill Ekklesia, 6601 Loch Raven Boulevard, where the family will receive friends from 11-11:30 A.M., with services to follow. Inquiries to 410-433-7500.
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By ANNIE LINSKEY and ANNIE LINSKEY,SUN REPORTER | September 30, 2005
A 31-year-old Lothian man died after he lost control of his car while going around a curve on Mount Zion Marlboro Road near Lothian on Tuesday evening, police said. David Keith Alton Jr. was driving south when he lost control of his Chevrolet Corsica, careened into the northbound lane and swerved to miss an oncoming tractor-trailer, police said. Alton's car hit several telephone poles and flipped, police said. He was pronounced dead on the scene, police said. Police believe speed and alcohol were factors in the accident.
NEWS
August 27, 2009
On August 21, 2009, RICHARD ALFRED BUTLER. Employed with the State of Maryland for over 30 years and a well respected engineer in the community. Beloved husband of Henrietta Butler. Devoted father of three daughters Desnee S. Cole (Michael), Damita J. Robinson (David) and Deirdre B. Alton (Edward). Survived by two brothers Milton R. (KY) and Clarence W. Butler; sister Mary B. Melvin (CT); five grandchildren Alexis and Devin Alton, Dionna Green, DaNae Robinson and Desmond M. Cole and a host of other family and friends.
NEWS
June 3, 2007
It sounds like a quaint concept, the citizen radio patrol organized here 40 years ago, before the advent of cell phones. The Sun reported that Anne Arundel County Executive Joseph W. Alton Jr. announced the creation of a "community radio watch program." The article said, in part: "As described by Mr. Alton, the program would organize an estimated 3,000 radio-equipped private vehicles in the county into a crime and danger-watching service." Drivers of the two-way radio vehicles would "come to the aid of their fellow man in distress by reporting any unusual occurrence or emergency situation to the police," Alton said.
NEWS
May 31, 2007
On May 24, 2007, JOSEPH ALTON NOLAN. On Friday, friends may call at Vaughn C. Greene Funeral Services, 4905 York Road, where the family will receive friends from 4 to 8 P.M. On Saturday, services will be held at Vaughn C. Greene Funeral Chapel, 4905 York Road, where the family will receive friends from 10 to 10:30 A.M., with services to follow. Inquiries to 410-433-7500.
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