July 15, 2006
On July 12, 2006 HUGH ARTHUR BLAHA, of Pasadena; beloved husband of Theresa M. O'Neill; loving father of Scott R. Blaha and his wife Patricia, Timothy C. Blaha and step-father of Cathleen M. Jordan and her husband Ronald, Mary R. O'Malley and Robert O. Stachura; cherished granfather of Katie Blaha. Also survived by nieces and nephews; preceded in death by his wife Betty Mc Ginn Blaha in 1986, by his sister Helen and his brothers Howard and Henry. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the STERLING-ASHTON-SCHWAB-WITZKE FUNERAL HOME of Catonsville, Inc., 1630 Edmondson Avenue, Catonsville, MD 21228 (1 mile west of beltway exit 14)
April 26, 2000
Adrienne Carol Walker, 43, real estate agent Adrienne Carol Walker, a real estate agent and church volunteer, died Saturday of cancer at Howard County General Hospital. She was 43 and lived in Ellicott City. She sold homes in Howard, Anne Arundel and Montgomery counties during her 14 years with Grayson and Patriot Homes. She was a member of Gabriel Project, a nondenominational religious organization that helps single mothers. She opened her house to mothers and their newborns. Born Adrienne Kerbrat in Santa Monica, Calif.
March 6, 2012
Lotte Plaza is coming to Catonsville. The Columbia-based chain of Asian and international markets has signed a lease for a 46,000 square foot store in the One West Shopping Center on Baltimore National Pike. The space, formerly occupied by Toys R Us, will undergo a multimillion dollar remodel and renovation funded jointly by Lotte Plaza and the Owings Mills-based Fedder Company, which owns the property. Founded in 1989 in Silver Spring, Lotte Plaza operates stores in seven states including Maryland, California and Georgia.
November 19, 2012
The following is compiled from local police reports. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872 North Rolling Road, 1100 block, Nov. 17, 9:22 p.m. Wallet stolen by two armed juveniles. Glenwood Avenue, unit block, Nov. 17, between 6 a.m. and 6:20 a.m. Generator stolen from garage. Eastshire Drive, 700 block, Nov. 16, between 8 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. Pane of glass removed from window of house.
March 6, 2013
Catonsville resident W. Fumiko Campbell, who will step down from her current two-year term as president of the St. Agnes Hospital Auxiliary in March, won two awards for volunteerism in 2012. She received a Geri award from the Maryland Senior Citizens Hall of Fame and an Unsung Hero award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Maryland Chapter. The first emeritus member of the St. Agnes Foundation, Campbell will continue raising money for the hospital, where she has volunteered more than 25,000 hours.
August 10, 2011
On behalf of Hillcrest Elementary School, I would like to thank everyone who supported the annual Box Tops program. Because of you, Hillcrest earned more than $1,750 this school year! Box Top funds helped the administration achieve the goal of supplying all classroom teachers with a document camera and projector for the upcoming school year. Also, a huge thank you to those who generously contributed prizes this year: Opie's, You Scream for Ice Cream, Caffyn family, Baltimore Ravens, Bellis family and WeLoveCatonsville.org.