June 11, 2006
Clutching the keys to her new home and surrounded by her children, Bonita Hall thanked a long list of volunteers who made homeownership a reality for her family. "Thank you all for blessing me with this house," said Hall, standing on the front porch of a modest rancher in a quiet Aberdeen neighborhood Friday. Less than a week ago, there was nothing but a hole in the ground surrounded by a muddy lot. Early Monday morning, all that a crew of about 50 had to work with was a foundation on an unimproved lot provided by Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit organization that helps needy families achieve homeownership.
June 10, 2011
ADVERTORIAL CONTENT Anyone who is looking for a townhome in Edgewood - with its easy access to the many Baltimore County and Harford County amenities - would be well-advised to consider Bob Ward's Ashby Place. But time is running out: The community of 122 homes has a mere seven units left on the market. "This community in Harford County is almost finished, and we have reduced prices," says Marilyn Payne, vice president of sales for Bob Ward Companies. "The final building is completed for a quick delivery, and the homes here are three-level townhomes with sunrooms that begin in the $190,000s.
July 30, 2000
Deer Spring Bob Ward Cos. has a new model open at Deer Spring, a contemporary home development in Forest Hill. The Harford County community offers homes ranging in widths of 24 feet and 28 feet in clusters of three and four units, all with gas heat as well as public water and sewer. All homes come standard with covered brick porches, vinyl siding, central air conditioning and laundry rooms. The model, the Tiffany with garage, starts at $148,900 for 1,700 square feet, not including the finished lower level.
September 23, 2001
Bob Ward Homes has opened a model and is offering 23 home sites in Fallston Valley Farms, a community of single-family homes in Harford County. The Fallston community offers traditional-style homes on three-fourths- to 2-acre lots. The homes are on well-and-septic systems and come with electric heat; propane is optional. Standard features include a hardwood foyer, brick or stone fireplace, Corian island kitchen countertop and two-car garage. There are five home models available at the community.
December 15, 2003
Dan Jones and Bob Ward Liberty As soon as the 2002 season ended, the Liberty Lions immediately recognized their goal for the 2003 campaign: collecting a state crown. Aided by a drop from Class 3A to 2A, Liberty began this fall with a No. 5 ranking and high expectations. But the Lions posted just one victory - at their Run From the Lions Den Invitational - among two thirds, a fourth and a sixth. After finishing second to Westminster at the Carroll County championships, Liberty broke through, winning the Class 2A West region and state titles for the first time in school history.
April 11, 1999
Magician David Copperfield didn't just levitate a few folks at his Lyric Opera House show; he also helped raise more than $40,000 for the House With a Heart Foundation. More than 900 friends of the foundation bought tickets for a benefit performance, and a few were treated to a post-show meet-and-greet with the magic master.Spotted among the sleight-of-hand fans were Lou Grasmick, Dr. Nancy Grasmick, Ruth Heltne, Natalie Chabot, Bob Miller, Alan Lloyd, Larry DeBaugh, John Paterakis, Marty Resnick, Bob Ward, Jim Joyce and Roy Kirby.
December 15, 2003
THE BOYS TEAMS Runner of the Year: Tristram Thomas, McDonogh Co-coaches of the Year: Dan Jones and Bob Ward, Liberty First team Name School Class Larry Contrella Old Mill Senior Phil Diven South Carroll Senior Will Eden Annapolis Junior Eric Graves Catonsville Senior Nicholas Keane River Hill Junior Klayton Lipman Northeast Senior Brandon Lynch Mervo Senior Mike Nasuta Calvert Hall Senior Tristram Thomas McDonogh Junior Sergiy Zubko River...