June 10, 2001
Academic, activity and leadership awards were presented to freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and nongraduating seniors, including nine students from Carroll County, at the annual Spring Awards Ceremony at Western Maryland College. Erin M. Clarke of Finksburg, an English major, was given the Jean Alpaugh Award for Interdisciplinary Study. The award is given to a student with appreciation for cross-cultural experiences and whose proposal for off-campus study will most benefit the scholarship and interdisciplinary interests of the late Jean Alpaugh, who graduated in 1990.
September 6, 2003
When Edward T. Norris became Maryland State Police superintendent this year, he pledged to shake up the agency. At an awards ceremony yesterday, he celebrated the changes with troopers who have been promoted into his new command structure. Despite some criticism of his personnel moves - including a vote of no confidence by one of the Fraternal Order of Police lodges that represents troopers - Norris said the promotions help fulfill the goals he has for the department. "I told you we'd find the future leaders of this department," he said during the ceremony at state police headquarters in Pikesville.
May 21, 2002
A sixth-grader who helps people achieve a better quality of life, a dedicated coach and mentor for three decades, and a man who is helping to revitalize Dundalk were among the honorees last week at the seventh annual Good Neighbor Week Awards ceremony at Towson University. The awards recognize outstanding volunteer efforts of Baltimore County organizations and individuals. A record number of nominations -- more than 70 -- were received this year by the Good Neighbor Week Committee. Good Neighbor Week is coordinated by Baltimore County government, the Concerned Religious Leaders of Baltimore County, and Baltimore County public schools.
July 18, 1999
Academic, activity and leadership awards were presented to seven area students at the annual Spring Awards Ceremony at Western Maryland College.Laura Boesler of Westminster, a junior mathematics major, won the Charles J. Miller Award for Excellence in Mathematics.Gaelen Cross of Sykesville, a junior biochemistry major, was given the Harry Clary Jones Scholarship in Chemistry. The award, along with a scholarship in physics, honors the memory of Jones, a longtime faculty member at WMC.Lindsey Drager of Eldersburg, a junior history and English double major, was given the James D. Essig Memorial Scholarship.
June 8, 1996
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- The first of the entourage to arrive at the Beverly Hills Hotel was Camilla Grace, wearing a short blue dress, fluffy blue slippers and a dog collar studded with flashing, battery-operated lights.Next came Trudy Truelove, in a dress cut just low enough in the back so that the top of her extensive tattoo work could be seen. She also wore one of the flashing collars, as did Craig Inglis, whose tuxedo shirt was so ruffled it would have embarrassed a matador.Half a dozen more twentysomethings emerged from cars near the front entrance of the fabled landmark, all wearing the collars.
October 18, 1998
Anne Arundel County has the best plan in the state for managing growth and development, and county officials will be honored during an awards ceremony at the end of the month.The Maryland Chapter of the American Planning Association announced Friday that Anne Arundel won a statewide competition of comprehensive land-use plans. The awards ceremony will be held at Benjamin Banneker Historical Park in Catonsville on Oct. 28.Anne Arundel's plan includes 120 recommendations on how to manage growth, conserve the environment and meet residents' educational and recreational needs.