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June 21, 1999
New positionsInternational College appoints Ridgway, KaneBaltimore International College appointed Keith S. Ridgeway an admissions representative and Steven Kane book store manager.Ridgeway, a Mount Airy resident, is an honor graduate of High Point (N.C.) University and a member of several honor societies. Kane, formerly with Villa Julie College, is a graduate of Catonsville Community College and a member of the National Association of College Stores and the Mid-Atlantic College Stores. He resides in Owings Mills.
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June 11, 2014
An article in the June 11, 1964, edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian reported an unexpected guest at a graduation ceremony. A three-foot blacksnake nearly broke up the commencement exercises at Catonsville Community College on Sunday, June 7. During one of the speeches, the snake fell from a tree into the lap of Miss Anne Hosmer , creating considerable consternation. Stephen Simon , assistant professor of biology rescued the reptile (Coluber, a constrictor species with teeth and a tree climber)
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By From Staff Reports | August 20, 1995
Linda Moxley has been named director of marketing and public relations for the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Her major responsibilities will be to develop marketing and public-relations strategies, including the supervision of all ticket sales campaigns.Ms. Moxley has spent the last year with the symphony directing its education programs.Before that she was marketing and public relations director for the Atlanta Symphony.Exhibitors wantedArea artists, craftsmen, photographers and antiques collectors interested in exhibiting and selling their work at the Towson Artfest may still make application for the affair at (410)
NEWS
October 3, 2013
An article in the Oct. 3, 1963, edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian recognized the dedication of the newly built community college. In springlike atmosphere, the new Catonsville Community College was officially dedicated on Saturday, Sept. 26, in ceremonies held on the lawn in front of the old Hilton mansion, now the Administration building of the college. Two sidelights of major interest were noted on this occasion. County Executive Spiro T. Agnew made it clear that he favors spreading the county education upward toward the college level rather than downwards to kindergartners.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen | April 11, 2010
Margaret E. Lucas, a retired Social Security Administration project leader, died in her sleep Tuesday at her Catonsville home. She was 62. The daughter of a Mass Transit Administration bus driver and a homemaker, Margaret E. Drayton was born in 1947 in Ravenel, S.C., and moved with her family to East Baltimore in 1951. She was a 1967 graduate of Eastern High School and earned an associate's degree from what was then Catonsville Community College. Ms. Lucas began working at the Social Security Administration's headquarters in Woodlawn in 1970 and at the time of her 2007 retirement was a project leader.
BUSINESS
April 21, 1996
The Regional Realtor Convention will be held from 7: 30 a.m. to 7 p.m. May 22 at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium.Co-sponsored by Realtor associations Baltimore and Baltimore, Anne Arundel, Carroll, Harford and Howard counties, this regional meeting succeeds the convention the Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors held for the past nine years."
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | May 16, 2012
Alvin Turner "Al" Church, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. surveyor, died Monday of complications from skin cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The longtime Cockeysville resident was 64. The son of Glenn L. Martin Co. workers, Mr. Church was born in Wilkesboro, N.C., and moved with his family to Baltimore in the early 1950s; they settled in 1955 in Catonsville. He was a 1966 graduate of Catonsville High School and attended what was then Catonsville Community College.
SPORTS
May 21, 1999
Baseball Astros: Extended contract of IF Bill Spiers for 2000, with club option for 2001. Blue Jays: Optioned IF Kevin Witt to Triple-A Syracuse. Purchased contract of OF Patrick Lennon from Syracuse. Will activate DH Dave Hollins from 15-day DL today. Brewers: Optioned P Rafael Roque to Triple-A Louisville. Recalled P Horacio Estrada from Louisville. Cardinals: Placed OF J. D. Drew (strained right quadriceps) on 15-day DL, retroactive to May 16. Purchased contract of OF Thomas Howard from Triple-A Memphis.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | February 3, 2011
Tresa Fleisher, a retired Harford County Health Department official, died of heart disease Jan. 21 at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center. The Bel Air resident was 93. Born Tresa Smalbach in New York City, she earned a bachelor's degree in physiology and public health from Hunter College. She later took courses in industrial hygiene and environmental health at the old Catonsville Community College. She moved to Bel Air in 1946 when her former husband took a job at Edgewood Arsenal.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | December 8, 2010
Werner A. Uebersax, a retired Catonsville Community College electronics department chairman and former aeronautical engineer, died in his sleep of stroke complications Saturday at the Blakehurst Retirement Community. He was 91 and had lived in Sparks. Born in Baltimore, he grew up in the rowhouse alongside his father's Fenwick Bakery, then located off Harford Road near Clifton Park. When he and a brother, Walter, contracted typhoid fever, his father and mother closed the bakery for more than two months and nursed their sons to health.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | May 16, 2012
Alvin Turner "Al" Church, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. surveyor, died Monday of complications from skin cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The longtime Cockeysville resident was 64. The son of Glenn L. Martin Co. workers, Mr. Church was born in Wilkesboro, N.C., and moved with his family to Baltimore in the early 1950s; they settled in 1955 in Catonsville. He was a 1966 graduate of Catonsville High School and attended what was then Catonsville Community College.
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December 20, 2011
An article in the Dec. 21, 1961, edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian reported plans to build a community college. For the first time in its history, Baltimore county has committed itself to establishing separate plant and facilities for higher education. This precedent is the result of the County Council's approval last week of a Capital Improvement allocation of $250,000 to the Catonsville Community College. Previously endorsed by the County Executive and the Board of Education, the appropriation will be matched by an equal grant from the State.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | October 10, 2011
Hilda R. "Coach" Anderson, who was hired as Catonsville Community College's first woman coach and was an advocate for no sex discrimination in sports, died Oct. 4 of cancer at her Waverly Woods East home in Woodstock. The former longtime Windsor Hills resident was 83. The daughter of a shoe store owner and a homemaker, the former Hilda Roberty was born and raised in Mannington, W.Va. After graduating from Mannington High School in 1945, she earned a bachelor's degree at Fairmont State University in Fairmont, W.Va., in 1949.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | July 14, 2011
William F. Weinstein, a retired psychology professor who was on the faculty of Catonsville Community College for more than three decades, died Sunday of heart and kidney disease at Transitions Health Care in Sykesville. He was 75. William Frederick Weinstein, whose father was deputy director of finance for the U.S. Treasury Department and whose mother was a schoolteacher, was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. When he was a teenager, he moved with his family to Hyattsville. After earning a bachelor's degree in speech pathology in 1958 from the University of Maryland, College Park, he worked as a speech pathologist and audiologist for Baltimore County public schools.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | February 3, 2011
Tresa Fleisher, a retired Harford County Health Department official, died of heart disease Jan. 21 at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center. The Bel Air resident was 93. Born Tresa Smalbach in New York City, she earned a bachelor's degree in physiology and public health from Hunter College. She later took courses in industrial hygiene and environmental health at the old Catonsville Community College. She moved to Bel Air in 1946 when her former husband took a job at Edgewood Arsenal.
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