April 24, 2004
William Bachelor Rush, a retired electrician, died Wednesday of cancer at Ruxton Health and Rehabilitation Center of Pikesville. The Arnold resident was 79. Born in Baltimore and raised on Hollins Street, he was a 1942 graduate of City College. He enlisted in the Army during World War II and was a mechanic on fighter planes and a radio operator. Mr. Rush worked as an electrician for 55 years, was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers union and helped wire numerous office buildings in downtown Baltimore.
May 13, 1993
These days you can spot everything from hypo-allergenic dust cloths to Carolyne Roehm-designed doggy collars while browsing through catalogs. But Coral Springs, Fla.,-based publisher Mindi Rudan has added a new dimension to the home-shopping experience.She publishes and markets the Bachelor Book, a national catalog for single, heterosexual women that is brimming with names, photos and addresses of dozens of eligible men. Ms. Rudan has jokingly dubbed her four-color magazine the "ultimate in male order."
September 27, 2004
ORIOLES OUTFIELDER Larry Bigbie could become a millionaire without even going to salary arbitration and have his choice of a couple of dozen beautiful women, but he doesn't want to be a reality television star. He confirmed over the weekend that he'll decline an offer to follow in the cleatsteps of New York Giants quarterback Jesse Palmer and be the next The Bachelor, which proves that he is either a solid, grounded guy who isn't looking for any more time in the limelight, or he's just plain nuts.
February 2, 2010
Maurice F. Mackey Jr., a retired lawyer who enjoyed writing short stories, fables, poems and even a bachelor's cookbook, died Jan. 26 at his Baldwin home of a brain injury. He was 87. Mr. Mackey, whose father was an Irish immigrant and a Crown Cork & Seal Co. plant superintendent and whose mother was a first-generation Irish homemaker, was born and raised in East Baltimore. He attended Loyola High School until 1937, when he entered the Marianist Preparatory School in Beacon, N.Y., to prepare to be a brother, and Mount St. John High School in Dayton, Ohio.
June 10, 2013
KING'S COLLEGE: King's College held its 64th commencement exercises on May 19, when Madeline Schiminger, Forest Hill, received a bachelor of science in medical studies. BRYANT UNIVERSITY: Bryant University held its 150th commencement on Saturday, May 18. Among the graduates are the following local residents: Raphael Lindsay Jordan, of Bel Air, with a bachelor of science in business administration and management, and Erick A. Smith, of Abingdon, with a bachelor of science in business administration and marketing.
February 4, 2013
Benjamin Glass, of Laurel, class of 2013, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Tufts University, in Medford, Mass. Amanda Morgan, of Laurel, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Hofstra University, in Hempstead, N.Y. The following students from Laurel were named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Mount St. Mary's University, in Emmitsburg: Claire McGrath, sophomore; Evan Oliver, senior; and Matthew Waller,...