October 13, 2011
Staci and John Lawall Jr. , of Elkridge, announce the birth of their daughter, Braelynn Nicole Lawall , on Aug. 1, 2011, at 10:44 p.m. She weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces. Her grandparents are Marty Golden, of Jim Thorpe, Pa.; Kathy Doody, of New Market; and Sue and Chad Millinix, of Laurel. Hiranya and Robert Patterson , of Sykesville, announce the birth of their daughter, Priya Liliana Patterson , on June 10, 2011, at 10:39 a.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces.
February 7, 2012
Courtney Winn Faudree and Tyler Marion Hurd Mr. and Mrs. Eric M. Faudree, of Urbanna, Va. announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Winn Faudree, to Tyler Marion Hurd, son of Dr. and Mrs. Edwin M. Hurd Jr., of West Friendship. Faudree, a 2009 graduate of Roanoke College, is a project coordinator at The Martin Agency, in Richmond, Va. Hurd, a 2008 graduate of Roanoke College, is employed at The Faison School for Autism, also in Richmond. A May 2012 wedding in Urbanna is planned.
April 21, 2012
Thousands of Baltimore County residents have probably paid hundreds of dollars too much for their use of the city's public sewage system - and most are not even aware of it, county officials acknowledge. More than 200,000 county households get their water from Baltimore City, where an error-prone billing system overcharged its customers in both jurisdictions by at least $4.2 million in the past few years. But in Baltimore County, the errors are multiplied because of the method sewer charges are calculated for these customers: The county's budget and finance office multiplies the city-issued water bills by three.
November 27, 1991
In a twist on the popular fast food commercial, county residents areasking, "Where's the fat?"State political leaders have slashed $446 million from Maryland's $11.5 billion budget this year. But, "They are not looking for the little bits of fat," said Brooklyn Park resident Linda Sharp.As Gov. William Donald Schaefer grapples with another $200 million deficit this month, Sharp's concern was echoed again and again Tuesday night at a Glen Burnie forum on the budget crisis and at other recent forums in Pasadena and Arnold.
May 10, 2009
The Columbia Association has launched its fifth annual "Get Active Howard County," a 10-week effort to encourage Howard County residents to be more active by incorporating 30 minutes of physical activity into their day, at least five days a week. The program is free and open to anyone living or working in Howard County. To register: GetActiveHowardCounty.org. Participants can pick up a paper log at any Howard County library branch or any of the 10 village centers. The program runs through June 7. Information: Carol Wasser, 410-715-5523 or Carol.
August 31, 1994
The heat inside a Baltimore County elementary school gymnasium matched the temperament of most of the 600 people who crowded there last night to protest a federal housing program that would move Baltimore's poor to other neighborhoods in the city and surrounding counties.Members of the Hawthorne Civic Association, meeting at Hawthorne Elementary in Middle River, seemed convinced, as have east county residents at other meetings this summer, that the families will move into their neighborhood.