June 30, 2005
On June 28, 2005, IRENE J. BARK (nee Szymanski), beloved wife of the late Harry T. Bark, Sr.; dear mother of Linda and her husband Anthony, Harry, Jr. and his wife Deborah, Dennis, and Sandra and her husband Jerome. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Christian Wake Service at Kaczorowski Funeral Home, P.A., 1201 Dundalk Avenue on Thursday at 3 P.M. Funeral Mass in St. Casimir's Church on Friday, at 10 A.M. Interment Holy Rosary Cemetery. Visiting hours, Thursday, 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M.
September 12, 2004
On September 9, 2004, ROLAND C.; beloved husband of the late Anna K.(nee Schaub); devoted father of Linda D. Smith and Wayne R. Bark; loving grandfather of Jack Cimino, Jr., Alison and Amy Smith, Lauren, Justin and Jonathan Bark; dear great-grandfather of Mc Kenzie and Morgan Cimino. Funeral from the Lassahn Funeral Home, (Overlea), 7401 Belair Road, on Monday 1 P.M. Interment Parkwood Cemetery. Visiting Saturday, 6 to 8 P.M., Sunday 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Carson Scholars Fund, 305 W. Chesapeake Ave., Suite L-020, Towson, MD 21204, Attn: Development Office, in memory of Roland Bark or Messiah Lutheran Church Building Fund, 5600 Old Washington Road, Sykesville, MD 21784.
June 15, 2006
Your pooch needs a day to frolic outside. You need a day to shmooze with other people. So leash up the dog and head to the Bark in the Park Saturday at the Humane Society of Baltimore County in Reisterstown. The annual daylong canine festival features games, agility contests, an obstacle course, disc-catching demonstrations, a ceremony honoring the dogs rescued from New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, a doggie health and wellness fair, canine contests and lots more for pets and owners.
April 18, 2012
If you're looking for some fun spring bonding time with your furry friend, the Bowie Baysox invite you to Bark in the Park at Prince George's Stadium. On the afternoon of Sunday, May 6, the Baysox will take on the Akron Aeros in front of a crowd full of fans and their dogs. "I know that many of our fans enjoy spending time with their four-legged friends so we decided to designate special days where they could bring their dogs to a game," Baysox Director of Marketing Brandan Kaiser said in an April 17 press release.
March 8, 2009
A New York City woman files a $500,000 lawsuit that claims her neighbor's yappy dogs are driving her nuts, and your first thought is: Wow, way to overreact. Then you find out the yappy dogs are Chihuahuas. Your next thought is: Oh, she should sue for way more than that. She should sue for 2 or 3 mil, easy. Maybe even more if she can prove lasting damage to her emotional well-being. That should be a piece of cake when you live above two Chihuahuas. Maybe you read about the plight of lawyer Paulette Taylor, 62, who lives in an apartment on the Upper West Side.
August 9, 2006
Gerald Bark, a highly respected pitching coach who in his youth had perfected a devastating curveball on the playgrounds of Northwest Baltimore, died of cancer Saturday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The Pikesville resident was 61. Mr. Bark, who was known as Jerry, was born in Baltimore and raised on Towanda Avenue, not far from the playground where he began playing baseball -- a game that was to become a central part of his life. "Jerry and I played Little League baseball together.