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By FROM STAFF REPORTS | August 30, 2000
In Baltimore County Doctor agrees to pay $40,000 to resolve Medicare allegations CATONSVILLE - A Catonsville physician has agreed to pay federal health officials $40,000 to resolve allegations that he violated Medicare requirements from 1994 to 1996 when billing for patient services. Dr. Kenneth H. Williams, an internist with offices in the 500 block of N. Rolling Road, agreed to the settlement after a former employee alleged that he submitted claims for Medicare reimbursement for services performed by medical residents without the level of physician supervision required by federal regulations.
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By Rona Kobell, Laura Sullivan and Johnathon E. Briggs and Rona Kobell, Laura Sullivan and Johnathon E. Briggs,SUN STAFF | August 2, 2001
A helicopter taking aerial photographs of Baltimore-Washington International Airport crashed near a construction site yesterday afternoon, killing both people on board and turning a taxiway into a scene of twisted wreckage. The aircraft, operated by Helicopter Transport Services, based at Martin State Airport, was carrying a photographer hired by BWI to take pictures of the construction area for the airport's new A terminal. It crashed just before 1 p.m., airport officials said. No other craft was involved, and no one on the ground was hurt.
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By Donna R. Engle and Donna R. Engle,SUN STAFF | January 8, 1998
Monroe G. Haines, the self-appointed protector of a Westminster stream, stopped a contractor yesterday from pumping muddy water from a construction site into the run.The 75-year-old environmental activist, who has made the cleanup of Longwell Run a personal crusade for 11 years, said he "got riled" when workers told him they were going to pump muddy water from a construction site into the stream, which flows along the northeast side of the site."
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By Laura Barnhardt and Laura Barnhardt,SUN STAFF | August 2, 2000
The sighting of a 12-foot-tall, black, mystery creature seen lurking in the dark of night near the Arundel Mills construction site sparked a media frenzy yesterday in the light of day. The report of the "strange sighting" was checked by police early Monday morning and quickly became a joke about the sighting of an imaginary Loch Ness Monster from the Severn River. State wildlife officials were called in to search the area yesterday, where the large, unidentified beast that walked upright had scared several construction workers.
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By Alan J. Craver and Alan J. Craver,Staff writer | June 9, 1991
U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service agents say it was an anonymous tip that led them to arrest 18 illegal immigrants from Mexico and Guatemala at an Edgewood construction site two weeks ago.INS agents started an investigation several weeks ago after they receiveda phone call that provided information about workers at The Gap warehouse site on Trimble Road, said Martin Renkiewicz, a spokesman for the INS office in Baltimore.Twelve INS agents arrived at the construction site at 7 a.m. May 29, initially arresting 20 men of the 50 workers at the site, Renkiewicz said.
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December 5, 2013
The following is compiled from police reports. The Columbia Flier includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible. Little Patuxent Parkway , 10200 block, between 4 p.m. Nov. 25 and 7 a.m. Dec. 2. Entry gained to enclosed storage at Rouse Co. building construction site by cutting padlock. Leaf blower, air compressor and grease gun removed. Little Patuxent Parkway,  10200 block, between 5 p.m. Nov. 26 and 6:30 a.m. Nov. 27. Entry gained to trailer at Rouse Co. building construction site.
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By Consella A. Lee and Consella A. Lee,SUN STAFF | September 21, 1995
A Frederick-based construction company hired to widen parts of U.S. 50 near Interstate 97 was fined $15,000 yesterday by a district judge in Glen Burnie for improperly disposing of construction site debris.Judge Vincent A. Mulieri ordered Dewey Jordan Inc. to pay the fine for improperly burying lumber, corrugated pipe and other construction debris at the site. He also said the company would be on probation until it paid its fine. The payment deadline is Oct. 20.Elizabeth Beebe Volz, an assistant attorney for the state Department of the Environment, said the material should have been taken to a licensed dump.
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February 8, 1995
The Junior League of Annapolis is accepting nominations for its Excellence in Volunteerism Award.The league will donate $500 to the group that nominates the winner and a silver bowl to the winner. Nominations, open to women who volunteer with nonprofit organizations, will be accepted through March 10.Nomination forms are available at county libraries, or call 224-8984.Materials stolen at construction siteThieves broke into a construction trailer and a building under construction along Jennifer Road during the weekend to steal machinery and supplies, county police said yesterday.
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By Richard Irwin and Richard Irwin,dick.irwin@baltsun.com | December 17, 2009
Two elementary school students were rescued Wednesday morning by city firefighters after they became stuck in a mound of mud at a construction site near their school, said a spokesman for the Fire Department. Because of their ages, their names were not released. About 8 a.m., the boy, 12, and the girl, 8, were walking along Sinclair Lane near Clareway on their way to classes at Sinclair Lane Elementary School when they entered a muddy area and became stuck several feet from dry land, said Chief Kevin Cartwright, the spokesman.
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