February 22, 2013
A New Orleans educator has been named the new head of the St. Paul's School for Girls in Brooklandville. Penny Bach Evins, who currently heads the lower division of Isidore Newman School, will take on her new post in July, SPSG's board of trustees announced. Baltimore County Circuit Court Judge Judith C. Ensor, the board's president and an SPSG alumna, said in a prepared statement that Evins was "an exceptional role model for our girls. " The Isidore Newman School, the alma mater of NFL quarterbacks Peyton and Eli Manning and writer Michael Lewis, is a non-denominational school founded in 1903.
June 14, 2012
St. Paul's School for Girls held its 2012 commencement on Saturday, June 9, at the Brooklandville campus. The following are members of the Class of 2012: Madison Martin Aldave, Antonia Fotios Araviakis Melanie Elizabeth Blank, Emma Virginia Morse Bolton, Sarah Elizabeth Bowman, Brooke Hamilton Boyd, Kelly Weeks Boyd, Alison Lotti Braig, Jada Denise Brewer, Charlotte Harvey Brooks, Kendra Ashley Brown, Alexis Kendall Brunson, Katherine Quinn...
May 28, 2011
In the fall of 2006, the Students for Disabilities Awareness club at St. Paul's School for Girls was searching for a way to use sports to bring its members together with students who are physically or mentally disabled. LuAnn Blackman, the club's faculty sponsor, reached out to League of Dreams founder Frank Kolarek to explore the possibility of a partnership. "To this day she laughs," Kolarek said, "because I don't think I answered her first email. " Blackman eventually did contact Kolarek, and, with the help of League of Dreams, St. Paul's has just completed its fifth annual spring baseball program with special-needs students from Ridge Ruxton School.
May 21, 2011
All week, George Bolton told anyone who would listen that Astrology was better than a 14-1 long shot in the 136th Preakness, even if he had run only two races as a 3-year-old, and even if he smashed his head on the starting gate last time out. Bolton, co-owner of the Kentucky-bred colt with Barbara Banke, did not tell them why, though. "We knew one thing the bettors didn't know," the Brooklandville native said. "We knew he had the best work he ever had as a horse 12 days ago. We knew … that he was really coming into this race thriving.
November 18, 2008
On November 12, 2008, Christina "Tina" Appel A Celebration of Life brunch will be held for friends at noon on Sunday, November 23 at the Mt. Washington Tavern. Donations may be made in her memory to Animal Rescue, PO Box 35, Maryland Line, Md. 21105, or Hopewell Cancer Support, PO Box 755, Brooklandville, Md. 21022.
September 15, 2008
Caroline C. Buck, a homemaker and volunteer, died of complications from a stroke Wednesday at the Broadmead retirement community in Cockeysville. She was 93. Caroline Cromwell was born in Baltimore and raised on Biddle Street and later in Roland Park. She was a 1932 graduate of Roland Park Country School and married Dr. Walter Bayly Buck, a Baltimore internist, in 1936. The couple lived for many years on Merryman Court in Roland Park before moving to Buckton, her father-in-law's Brooklandville estate, in the early 1970s.