February 5, 1999
The Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks and the Orioles will hold the 41st annual Baseball Clinic of Stars on Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Lansdowne High School rec center. The clinic begins with a continental breakfast at 8 a.m. and will include an instructional clinic run by Orioles scout Jim Gilbert and staff, beginning at 9: 20. Tickets are $5 and are on sale at the Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks regional offices. Contact the Southwest Area Office at 410-887-1071 for the nearest regional office.
July 13, 2009
* The Baltimore County Department of Aging will present information sessions at county senior centers this week on how senior citizens can manage and treat arthritis. The sessions are: 11 a.m. Monday at Seven Oaks; 11 a.m. Tuesday, Parkville; 11:15 a.m. Wednesday, Ateaze in Dundalk; 1 p.m. Thursday, Cockeysville; and 10 a.m. Friday, Bykota in Towson. Call 410-887-2594 or visit baltimorecountymd.gov/aging.
February 21, 1995
An article in The Sun Feb. 13 incorrectly identified the Highlands office park site under consideration for a new Sparks school as having previously been part of an adjacent, contaminated former Bausch & Lomb property.In fact, officials have found no indication of contamination on the proposed school site, although "there has been very little testing" there, according to J. James Dieter, director of the Baltimore County Department of Environmental Protection and Resource Management.The Sun regrets the errors.
January 6, 1999
Harford County Executive James M. Harkins has completed his administrative team with the appointments of the directors of economic development and public information. J. Thomas Sadowski, who worked 10 years in the Baltimore County Department of Economic Development, was named head of economic development. James L. Mason, a teacher in Harford school system for 26 years, was named head of public information. The appointments must be approved by the County Council. Pub Date: 1/06/99
December 4, 1990
Two of the five Baltimore County department heads fired last week by incoming executive Roger B. Hayden have been replaced, and Deputy Fire chief Elwood H. Banister is the new county fire chief.John E. Lutz, 44, who worked for Hayden for 15 years at Eastern Stainless Steel, is to be the new county director of Central Services, and Wayne R. Harman, 55, director of elementary instruction for the county schools, has been chosen director of Recreation and Parks.
April 26, 2013
Since the 1930s, warm weather and sunshine is a signal for many in Carroll and Baltimore counties to venture outdoors for biking, hiking fishing and boating trips in the Gunpowder River and Prettyboy watershed in the Hereford area. Spring has arrived just in time to help celebrate Prettyboy Reservoir Day this Saturday, April 27, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This year the Baltimore City Department of Public Works, the Prettyboy Watershed Alliance, Carroll and Baltimore County have joined forces for the one-day event as a part Earth Day celebrations and Baltimore Green Week.