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August 5, 2013
It was extremely inspiring to read about Ann Miller's life and the selflessness she embodied for nearly 100 years (" Ann Miller, Md. Food Bank Founder," July 21). Ms. Miller was a trailblazer, serving in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II and achieving the rank of lieutenant. She identified challenges in her community and influenced the founding of programs that are still making a difference today. As the article pointed out, Ms. Miller founded the first food bank on the East Coast in 1979 and set a model that many states followed to help neighbors in need.
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NEWS
August 5, 2013
It was extremely inspiring to read about Ann Miller's life and the selflessness she embodied for nearly 100 years (" Ann Miller, Md. Food Bank Founder," July 21). Ms. Miller was a trailblazer, serving in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II and achieving the rank of lieutenant. She identified challenges in her community and influenced the founding of programs that are still making a difference today. As the article pointed out, Ms. Miller founded the first food bank on the East Coast in 1979 and set a model that many states followed to help neighbors in need.
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NEWS
By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | July 19, 2013
Ann Miller, who was a nurse with the Army Nurse Corps during World War II and later founded the Maryland Food Bank, died Wednesday of respiratory failure at Vantage House in Columbia. She was 97. "Many people may not know that the Maryland Food Bank was the first food bank on the East Coast and one of the first nationwide - all thanks to Ann Miller's visionary leadership and hard work," said Deborah Flateman, president and CEO of the Maryland Food Bank. "She served on the very first board of America's Second Harvest, which has since become Feeding America, the largest anti-hunger charity in the nation," said Ms. Flateman.
NEWS
By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | July 19, 2013
Ann Miller, who was a nurse with the Army Nurse Corps during World War II and later founded the Maryland Food Bank, died Wednesday of respiratory failure at Vantage House in Columbia. She was 97. "Many people may not know that the Maryland Food Bank was the first food bank on the East Coast and one of the first nationwide - all thanks to Ann Miller's visionary leadership and hard work," said Deborah Flateman, president and CEO of the Maryland Food Bank. "She served on the very first board of America's Second Harvest, which has since become Feeding America, the largest anti-hunger charity in the nation," said Ms. Flateman.
FEATURES
By Chris Kaltenbach | August 20, 1997
TCM offers legendary hoofer Ann Miller a chance to shine tonight.The evening revolves around "Private Screenings: Ann Miller" (8 p.m.-9 p.m., repeats 11 p.m.-midnight), in which the engaging Miller reflects on a Hollywood career stretching back to when she was a teen-ager (she co-starred with the Marx Brothers in "Room Service" when she was only 15).From there, the folks at Turner offer a look at some of her finest films, including the great "On the Town" (9 p.m.-11 p.m.), where she's a tap-dancing anthropologist with her eye on Jules Munshin, one of three sailors -- the others are Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra -- visiting New York while on shore leave; and "Kiss Me Kate" (midnight-2 a.m.)
NEWS
September 11, 1990
Barbara Ann Miller, a Baltimore elementary school teacher's aide, died unexpectedly Friday at her home in Timonium. She was 67.A Mass of Christian burial was offered for Mrs. Miller yesterday at the Roman Catholic Shrine of the Sacred Heart in Mount Washington.Born in Baltimore, the former Barbara Appel was a graduate Mount St. Agnes High School and the College of Notre Dame of Maryland.She had been a teacher's aide at the Mount Washington Elementary School for the past 15 years. Before that she worked as a secretary in the engineering department of the Johns Hopkins University.
FEATURES
By Pat Wechsler and Pat Wechsler,Newsday | November 21, 1993
She's not even 30 years old. Few people know her name, and even fewer would know her face. But she has already starred in movies with Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert De Niro and Danny DeVito."
NEWS
January 25, 2006
On January 21, 2006, SARAH BOONE beloved wife of the late Charles Aiken Miller Sr., devoted mother and mother-in-law of Charles A. Miller Jr., Greg Sr., and Donna Miller and Stephen and Ann Miller, grandmother of Amy, Gregory Jr., Alexandra and Rebecca Miller, sister of Mabel Mirkov and Charlotte Fenton. Services will be held on Thursday, January 26, 2006, at 11 A.M., from ECKHARDT FUNERAL CHAPEL, P.A., 11605 Reisterstown Road, Owings Mills. Rev. Eugene Funk officiating. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery.
NEWS
October 11, 2005
On October 9, 2005, IRA L. JR.; beloved husband of Dorothy E. (nee Fischer); devoted father of Michael L. and Donald F. Morrison, Mary-Beth Donnick, Mark A. Morrison and Lu Ann Brehm; loving grandfather of Jason, Heather, Joshua, Amanda, Laura, Mark Jr., Alician, Timothy, Steven and Jeffrey; dear brother of Ann Miller. Relatives and friends are invited t O call at the Schimunek Funeral Home of Bel Air, Inc., 610 W. Mac Phail Road (at Rte. 24) on Wednesday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Funeral Mass wil L be held at St. Margaret's Church on Thursday 10 A.M. Interment Druid Ridge Cemetery.
NEWS
May 16, 2004
On May 14, 2004 ALEXANDER MILLER, of Joppatowne, MD., beloved husband of Ann Miller, devoted father of Stuart Alexander Miller, Kevin W. Miller and his wife Jeanette, Allison Lancey and her husband John and Valerie Miller, loving brother of Valerie Thompson, brother-in-law of Rae Miller. Also survived by four grandchildren, Alex and Shauna Lancey, Kevin and Kyle Miller. Services will be held in the family owned Mc Comas Funeral Home, P.A., Abingdon, MD., on Tuesday May 18, 2004 at 4:30 P.M. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 2 to 5 P.M. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Maryland Affiliate, 415 N. Charles St., P.O. Box 17025, Baltimore, MD., 21203.
FEATURES
By Michael Sragow and Chris Kaltenbach and Michael Sragow and Chris Kaltenbach,Sun Movie Critics | February 16, 2007
Capsules by film critics Michael Sragow and Chris Kaltenbach unless noted. Full reviews are at baltimoresun.com/movies. Because I Said So -- Diane Keaton is a mother who can't bear the thought of her lovelorn daughter (Mandy Moore) spending one more minute unattached. This is a relationship film put together by people who think TV sitcoms are reality shows. Granted, some truths about mother-daughter love get touched. But those are hardly worth all the waste and banality leading up to them.
NEWS
August 27, 2006
Jo Anne T. Miller, a homemaker and volunteer, died of cancer Aug. 20 at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The former Baltimore resident who lived in St. Michaels was 71. She was born Jo Anne Trice in Washington and raised in Culpeper, Va. She attended Stephens College and the University of Maryland. From 1956 to 1961, she worked as a dental assistant and head dental assistant for several Washington dentists. In 1971, Mrs. Miller moved to Ridgewood Road in Roland Park, just a few months after her husband, James R. Miller Jr., had been appointed to the U.S. District Court by President Richard M. Nixon.
NEWS
January 25, 2006
On January 21, 2006, SARAH BOONE beloved wife of the late Charles Aiken Miller Sr., devoted mother and mother-in-law of Charles A. Miller Jr., Greg Sr., and Donna Miller and Stephen and Ann Miller, grandmother of Amy, Gregory Jr., Alexandra and Rebecca Miller, sister of Mabel Mirkov and Charlotte Fenton. Services will be held on Thursday, January 26, 2006, at 11 A.M., from ECKHARDT FUNERAL CHAPEL, P.A., 11605 Reisterstown Road, Owings Mills. Rev. Eugene Funk officiating. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery.
NEWS
October 11, 2005
On October 9, 2005, IRA L. JR.; beloved husband of Dorothy E. (nee Fischer); devoted father of Michael L. and Donald F. Morrison, Mary-Beth Donnick, Mark A. Morrison and Lu Ann Brehm; loving grandfather of Jason, Heather, Joshua, Amanda, Laura, Mark Jr., Alician, Timothy, Steven and Jeffrey; dear brother of Ann Miller. Relatives and friends are invited t O call at the Schimunek Funeral Home of Bel Air, Inc., 610 W. Mac Phail Road (at Rte. 24) on Wednesday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Funeral Mass wil L be held at St. Margaret's Church on Thursday 10 A.M. Interment Druid Ridge Cemetery.
NEWS
May 16, 2004
On May 14, 2004 ALEXANDER MILLER, of Joppatowne, MD., beloved husband of Ann Miller, devoted father of Stuart Alexander Miller, Kevin W. Miller and his wife Jeanette, Allison Lancey and her husband John and Valerie Miller, loving brother of Valerie Thompson, brother-in-law of Rae Miller. Also survived by four grandchildren, Alex and Shauna Lancey, Kevin and Kyle Miller. Services will be held in the family owned Mc Comas Funeral Home, P.A., Abingdon, MD., on Tuesday May 18, 2004 at 4:30 P.M. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 2 to 5 P.M. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Maryland Affiliate, 415 N. Charles St., P.O. Box 17025, Baltimore, MD., 21203.
FEATURES
By Chris Kaltenbach | August 20, 1997
TCM offers legendary hoofer Ann Miller a chance to shine tonight.The evening revolves around "Private Screenings: Ann Miller" (8 p.m.-9 p.m., repeats 11 p.m.-midnight), in which the engaging Miller reflects on a Hollywood career stretching back to when she was a teen-ager (she co-starred with the Marx Brothers in "Room Service" when she was only 15).From there, the folks at Turner offer a look at some of her finest films, including the great "On the Town" (9 p.m.-11 p.m.), where she's a tap-dancing anthropologist with her eye on Jules Munshin, one of three sailors -- the others are Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra -- visiting New York while on shore leave; and "Kiss Me Kate" (midnight-2 a.m.)
ENTERTAINMENT
By Stephen Hunter and Stephen Hunter,Film Critic | August 21, 1992
'The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag'Starring Penelope Ann Miller and Eric Thal.Directed by Allan Moyle.Released by Twentieth Century Fox.Rated PG-13.**There is definitely a gun in Betty Lou's handbag, but is there a brain in Betty Lou's head?Meant to be a parable of selfhood and empowerment, the comedy drama "The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag" instead founders on such stupidity of motive that it becomes all but unbelievable, a bitter shame because it wastes some first-class performances.This film turns on a question it can never answer adequately: Why would a sane, apparently intelligent woman up and confess to a capital crime she was incapable of committing?
FEATURES
By Michael Sragow and Chris Kaltenbach and Michael Sragow and Chris Kaltenbach,Sun Movie Critics | February 16, 2007
Capsules by film critics Michael Sragow and Chris Kaltenbach unless noted. Full reviews are at baltimoresun.com/movies. Because I Said So -- Diane Keaton is a mother who can't bear the thought of her lovelorn daughter (Mandy Moore) spending one more minute unattached. This is a relationship film put together by people who think TV sitcoms are reality shows. Granted, some truths about mother-daughter love get touched. But those are hardly worth all the waste and banality leading up to them.
FEATURES
By Pat Wechsler and Pat Wechsler,Newsday | November 21, 1993
She's not even 30 years old. Few people know her name, and even fewer would know her face. But she has already starred in movies with Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert De Niro and Danny DeVito."
ENTERTAINMENT
By Stephen Hunter and Stephen Hunter,Film Critic | August 21, 1992
'The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag'Starring Penelope Ann Miller and Eric Thal.Directed by Allan Moyle.Released by Twentieth Century Fox.Rated PG-13.**There is definitely a gun in Betty Lou's handbag, but is there a brain in Betty Lou's head?Meant to be a parable of selfhood and empowerment, the comedy drama "The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag" instead founders on such stupidity of motive that it becomes all but unbelievable, a bitter shame because it wastes some first-class performances.This film turns on a question it can never answer adequately: Why would a sane, apparently intelligent woman up and confess to a capital crime she was incapable of committing?
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