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July 10, 2005
On Thursday, July 7, 2005, at his residence, CLARENCE ABEL AMOSS, of Wilmington, NC. He was born January 3, 1926, in Baltimore, MD; the son of the late John and Laura Leary Amoss. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lonie Crawford Amoss and a brother, Kenneth Amoss. Mr. Amoss was a veteran of the US Army having served during the Korean War. He was employed with American Can in Baltimore, MD for 35 years. Surviving is a special friend, Ella Mae Thomas, of Wilmington, NC. A private interment will be held in Mt. Christian Church Cemetery in Hartford County, MD. Arrangements by Andrews Mortuary Valley Chapel.
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January 27, 2014
Artspower will perform "The Monster Who Ate My Peas" at the Amoss Center in Bel Air on Friday, Feb. 7, at 7 p.m. Based on the book by Danny Schnitzlein and Matt Faulkner, this new musical tells the funny and poignant story of a young boy who doesn't want to eat his peas. What would you give a monster to eat your peas? Children and adults alike will be entertained and engaged by this wonderfully written tale about the value of willpower. Tickets are $7 to $15 and are available at tickets.harford.edu, the HCC Ticket Office in the Chesapeake Center, or by calling 443-412-2211.
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NEWS
July 3, 2006
On July 1, 2006, WILLIAM B., SR.; beloved friend of Thelma A. Pilarski Amoss; devoted father of William B. Amoss, Jr. and Deanna L. Amoss Lange and her husband Kevin E. Lange. Also survived by his mother, Marie Amoss and brother, Robert G. Amoss and his wife Eva and many supportive nieces, nephews, family and friends. A Christian Wake Service will be held at the Lassahn Funeral Home, Inc., 7401 Belair Road, on Monday at 3 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Joseph Church (Fullerton)
NEWS
November 4, 2013
Junie B. in 'Jingle Bells, Batman Smells' will be performed by Casa Manana Theater at the Amoss Center on Friday, Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. Adapted from the Junie B. Jones series of books by Barbara Park, this is a musical for the whole family. Celebrate the season and sing along with the funniest first-grader around! Between taking part in the holiday pageant and picking a Secret Santa gift for her big rival Tattletale May, there's never a dull moment. Junie B. Jones will steal your heart and brighten your spirits with her lively holiday escapades.
NEWS
January 14, 2004
NELL AMOSS SANDERS, age 72, of Decatur, GA, formerly of Greensboro, GA died Saturday, January 10, 2004 at HCR Manor Care of Decatur. A native of Greene County, she was born May 20, 1931 to the late Henry Hubert Amoss and Annie Mae Finch Amoss. She graduated from Greensboro High School and in 1952 she graduated from Berry College. During her working career, she was a school teacher in Clarkston, GA, Rhode Island, Pensacola, FL and Greene County. She retired from the Greene County School System where she had taught since the early sixties.
NEWS
July 16, 2003
On July 14, 2003, ROSE M. (nee Samuels), beloved wife of the late John W. Amoss, devoted mother of Cecile "Boots" E. Petrucci and husband Arthur "Otts" and the late Charles E. Amoss. Also survived by six grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren A Funeral Service will be held at the E.F. Lassahn Funeral Home, P.A., 11750 Belair Road (Kingsville) on Friday at 11 A.M. Interment Gardens of Faith Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday 2 til 5 and 7 til 9 P.M. Contributions may be made to the Amoss Children's Educational I.R.A.
SPORTS
February 10, 1993
Goucher College senior Renie Amoss scored 28 points last night to break the Maryland college women's basketball career scoring record of 2,063 points held by UMBC's Tammy McCarthy (1983-87).Amoss, who has 2,071 career points, needed 21 to break the record. Goucher beat host St. Mary's, 83-73, in a Capital Athletic Conference game.
NEWS
October 10, 1997
The family of state Sen. William H. Amoss, the Harford County Democrat who died Wednesday, will receive visitors from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the family home, 2535 Baldwin Mill Road in Baldwin. Services will be private.Pub Date: 10/10/97
NEWS
June 28, 2002
Michael Anthony Amoss, who coached youth recreation football, died from complications of kidney disease Tuesday at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He was 39. Mr. Amoss, who battled kidney disease throughout his life and did not work, underwent a kidney transplant last year. He was a longtime volunteer with the Overlea-Fullerton Football Program and for 25 years coached the Overlea Raiders with Brian Dolan. Mr. Amoss was born in Baltimore and raised in Overlea, where he graduated from high school in 1982.
NEWS
November 4, 2013
Almost Elton and the Rocket Band starring Craig A. Meyer will perform at the Amoss Center on Saturday, Nov. 16, at 7:30 p.m. Considered to be the best Elton John tribute artist in the market, Meyer's strong vocals, striking resemblances and amazing talent on the piano have audiences everywhere remembering when rock was young. Featuring a live band playing music from decades of chart topping hits by Sir Elton John, including "Benny and the Jets," "Philadelphia Freedom," "Crocodile Rock," "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" and "Candle in the Wind," this show has captivated audiences with its celebration of the character, costumes and charisma of the famed pianist and singer.
EXPLORE
September 30, 2013
"Angelina Ballerina The Musical" will be performed by Vital Theatre Company at the Amoss Center on Friday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m. Based on the critically acclaimed children's books and "Angelina Ballerina, The Next Steps" on PBS Kids, this family-friendly musical features the mouse you've come to know and love as you've never seen her before. A special guest is coming to visit Camembert Academy, and Angelina and her friends are very excited. They will perform all types of dances, including hip-hop, modern dance, the Irish jig and ballet for their famous visitor, and Angelina is hoping she will have a moment in the limelight.
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November 21, 2011
The Nutcracker will grace the stage of the Amoss Center in Bel Air as Harford Dance Theatre presents the holiday production Nov. 26 and 27 and Dec. 4. There will be a full-length performance on Nov. 26 at 8 p.m. In addition, there will be matinees for youth ages 5 to 12 with post-show events on Nov. 27 and Dec. 4 at 1 and 4 p.m., when audience members can meet Clara and her Nutcracker Prince, Mother Ginger, the Sugar Plum Fairy and Uncle Drosselmeier....
NEWS
By Mary Gail Hare and Mary Gail Hare,Sun Reporter | July 27, 2008
Mike Amoss has spent more than half his 19 years in 4-H. According to the 4-H charter, he will be too old for the club after this year. But he won't leave without showing one more pair of steers at the 21st annual Harford County Farm Fair, which opens Thursday at the Equestrian Center in Bel Air. "I grew into 4-H, and I grew up in it," he said. "It taught me responsibility and giving back." At a young age, he began showing what he had harvested from the family's Fallston farm. First there were home-grown vegetables, then the pigs he raised.
NEWS
By Mary Gail Hare and Mary Gail Hare,Sun Reporter | July 20, 2008
An air-conditioned, spacious dining hall and conference center with a fully equipped, commercial kitchen, a newly graded playing field and an Olympic-sized pool are making the Harford County 4-H Camp a cool place to pass the summer. With a name befitting its setting, Deer Creek Overlook, the newest amenity and centerpiece of the camp in Forest Hill, is providing club members with a year-round activity center and a source of revenue for the entire facility. The 12,000-square-foot multi-purpose center, which opened last month, will be formally dedicated at 2 p.m. today and is already becoming a popular spot for receptions, business conferences and social gatherings.
NEWS
By Mary Gail Hare and Mary Gail Hare,Sun Reporter | January 20, 2008
After a lifetime in farming, 67-year-old Andrew Lohr wants to retire. He probably could sell his nearly 100-acre farm in Churchville for development but instead accepted an offer from Harford County. Lohr will place the property in Harford's agricultural preservation program. "I am putting all the land I own in preservation, in perpetuity," he said. "Perpetuity, I like that word." Lohr is one of 13 property owners who will join the Harford or state preservation programs this year. The County Council is considering an additional 10 farms for preservation and is expected to approve those next month.
NEWS
December 26, 2007
Clara Amoss Davis, a former First National Bank manager, died of heart disease Saturday at the Dove House of Carroll Hospice in Westminster. The longtime Catonsville resident was 94. Born Clara Tucker in Baltimore and raised in Catonsville, she attended Catonsville High School. As a young woman, she did clerical work for Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. Mrs. Davis began her banking career in 1948 at the old Catonsville National Bank on Frederick Road. After its merger, she became a branch manager for the First National Bank.
NEWS
By Mary Gail Hare and Mary Gail Hare,Sun Reporter | May 27, 2007
Andrew "Chap" Cummings has lived his 90 years in the same historic Harford County home overlooking Deer Creek, and he has worked the land for most of his life. "From every window he looks out, he has a fabulous view of the creek and the valley," said his daughter, Susan Cummings of Bowie. To preserve that view and safeguard the land along Sandy Hook Road in Street from encroaching residential development, Andrew Cummings has placed all 91.5 acres in the state's Rural Legacy program. "Dad was born there, worked hard all his life there, and he wants to keep this land in farming," his daughter said.
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