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By FROM STAFF REPORTS | July 5, 1996
The State Highway Administration will close parts of Crain Highway between 5th Avenue and Hiddenbrook Drive in Glen Burnie next week to resurface the 1.5-mile stretch of road, an SHA spokeswoman said.Crews will close one lane at a time between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on weekdays, the spokeswoman said. Lanes might be closed on weekends and at night. Signs, flag people and traffic cones will guide drivers through the area.The $768,000 project should be completed by late fall, the SHA said.P. Flanigan & Sons Inc. of Baltimore will mill the road surface, then patch and resurface.
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The Baltimore Sun and The Baltimore Sun | November 26, 2012
As of 9 a.m. Monday, traffic was slow on I-97 southbound near Crain Highway in Anne Arundel County, due to an accident. Accidents were slowing traffic on I-83 southbound near Belfast Road, Monroe Street and Frederick Avenue in Baltimore City, Clarksville Pike and Cedar Lane in Howard County, and Route 140 and Sullivan Avenue near Westminster. A disabled vehicle was slowing traffic on the inner loop of I-695 at Dulaney Valley Road in Baltimore County. Monument Street is closed between Wolfe Street and Patterson Park Avenue in East Baltimore due to sinkhole repairs.
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By Jacques Kelly and Jacques Kelly,sun reporter | September 8, 2006
Bennett Crain, an Annapolis attorney who played a key role in establishing home-rule government for Anne Arundel County, died of heart disease Sunday at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The Annapolis resident was 75. Born in Baltimore and raised in Charles County, he was a graduate of Episcopal High School in Alexandria, Va., and the University of Virginia. He received his legal education at the University of Maryland School of Law and served in the Army's Judge Advocate General Corps from 1956 to 1959.
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The Baltimore Sun | November 5, 2012
As of 9 a.m. Monday, traffic was slow on Crain Highway near Thelma Avenue in Baltimore City, due to an accident. Accidents were slowing traffic on Washington Boulevard near Whiskey Bottom Road in Anne Arundel County, Baker Street near Mount Street in Baltimore City, and Route 136 near Fountain Green Road in Bel Air. Amtrak is warning Acela Express and Northeast Regional travelers that service to and from New York City is subject to delays while...
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October 18, 1998
Parts of Route 3, or Crain Highway, will be repaved starting today through next spring.The $1 million project will resurface the road from Crawford and Cronson boulevards to north of Route 424.Single-lane closures will be from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sundays to Thursdays. Shoulder closings will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays. The State Highway Administration will put up signs and traffic cones to alert motorists.The contract was awarded to Reliable Contracting Inc. of Millersville.Pub Date: 10/18/98
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March 25, 1996
A Baltimore man was charged with driving while intoxicated after the car he was driving hit an Anne Arundel County police car and sheared off a telephone pole, police said.Eric O. Barckow, 32, was treated for head and face injuries at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center, police said.Police said Mr. Barckow's car, a Ford Tempo, was speeding in the northbound lanes of Crain Highway near Fifth Avenue in Glen Burnie with its lights off about 2: 30 a.m. when it hit a curb.The car veered out of control, hit the police car and struck a car on a used-car lot before it hit the utility pole, dragging live wires to the ground, police said.
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June 5, 2003
Two people were killed and another was severely injured yesterday when their car crashed into a tree along Crain Highway near Oak Manor Drive, police said. The four-door Toyota was northbound on Crain Highway just before noon when it apparently ran a red light at Oak Manor Drive, drifted onto the right shoulder, struck a telephone pole and then crashed into a tree, said Anne Arundel County police spokesman Lt. Joseph Jordan. It is unclear why the driver ran the red light or what caused the accident, Jordan said.
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By Gregory P. Kane and Gregory P. Kane,Sun Staff Writer | October 28, 1994
A 63-year-old Glen Burnie woman was killed and a Calvert County woman was injured yesterday morning as a result of a two-car collision at Crain Highway and Oak Manor Road, county police said.Nancy Claire Lund of the 8000 block of Budding Branch Road was pronounced dead at 9 a.m. by an emergency room physician at North Arundel Hospital, police said.Michele Nigh, 24, of the 10000 block of Three Doctors Road, Dunkirk, was treated at Harbor Hospital and released, according to a spokeswoman.Ms.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen and Frederick N. Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | October 29, 2002
Charles E. Crain, a former religion professor at Western Maryland College who worked tirelessly to bring diversity to the school's campus, died of cancer Friday at his Westminster home. He was 87. Dr. Crain was born in Linton, N.D., and was raised in Minneapolis. After earning a bachelor's degree from Asbury College in Wilmore, Ky., in 1936, he began graduate studies at Drew University in Madison, N.J. In 1941, he earned his bachelor's degree in divinity from Drew, and in 1951, a doctorate in philosophy and religion from the university.
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May 14, 1997
A man with a silver handgun robbed a Glen Burnie bank Monday, county police said.The man walked into the Carrollton Bank in the 400 block of Crain Highway about 11 a.m., pulled out a large semiautomatic weapon and announced a robbery.He jumped over the counter and demanded money from the NTC tellers. After they turned over cash, he jumped back over the counter and left.Police think he drove off in a black Chevrolet Impala. They did not have a detailed description of the man.Pub Date: 5/14/97
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By Andrea F. Siegel, The Baltimore Sun | October 3, 2011
Anne Arundel County police are searching for the men who robbed a Friendly's restaurant in Glen Burnie Sunday night and stabbed one of the patrons. Police said that two men wearing black ski masks and dark clothing, one of them armed with a handgun and knife, came into the restaurant in the 400 block of Crain Highway shortly before 9 p.m. and took money from the business, and cash and personal items from patrons. A customer who may have resisted was cut in the torso, police said.
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September 27, 2009
On September 25, 2009. Angelo P. LaGreco The family will receive visitors at the family owned Kirkley-Ruddick Funeral Home, 421 Crain Hwy SE in Glen Burnie on Wednesday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A private interment will be held at Glen Haven Memorial Park. For more information or to post condolences, please visit www.kirkleyruddickfuneralhome.com
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September 6, 2009
On September 1, 2009, George ormick Arrangements have been made by the Family owned Kirkley-Ruddick Funeral Home, P.A., 421 Crain Highway, SE, Glen Burnie, MD. A private remembrance of George's life will be held at a later date. For more information or to post condolences please visit www.kirkleyruddickfuneralhome.com.
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August 20, 2009
Man lying on Crain Highway is struck and killed by van 2 A man lying on Crain Highway in Glen Burnie was struck and killed by a van Tuesday night, Anne Arundel County police said. A 73-year-old Ocean City man was driving south about 9:15 p.m. in a Ford Windstar filled with relatives when it hit the man near Sixth Avenue, police said. Police said they do not know why Donald F. Barr, 46, of the 500 block of Crain Highway was lying in the road. The driver did not appear to have been speeding or under the influence of alcohol, police said.
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April 5, 2009
On April 2, 2009 R. Evelyn Schiren Friends may call at the family owned Kirkley-Ruddick Funeral Home, P.A., 421 Crain Hwy., S.E., Glen Burnie on Monday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Services will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 A.M. Interment in Glen Haven Mem. Park. www.kirkleyruddickfuneralhome.com
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March 26, 2009
On March 23, 2009 Joseph M. Berner, Jr Friends may call at the family owned Kirkley-Ruddick Funeral Home, P.A., 421 Crain Highway, S.E., Glen Burnie on Wednesday from 3-5 and 7-9 P.M. Services will be held on Thursday at 11:30 A.M. Interment in Crownsville MD Veterans Cemetery. www.kirkleyruddickfuneralhome.com
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen and Frederick N. Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | January 18, 2003
Marjorie Cowles Crain, retired Western Maryland College circulation librarian, book collector and avid walker, died of Alzheimer's disease Monday at Longview Nursing Home in Manchester. She was 89. The longtime Westminster resident was born Marjorie Cowles in Patterson, N.J., where she was raised and graduated from high school. After earning a bachelor's degree in English in 1933 from American University in Washington, Mrs. Crain studied at Columbia University and Montclair State Teachers College in New Jersey.
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November 8, 1996
A masked man robbed a Glen Burnie gas station of an undisclosed amount of money Wednesday, county police said.A clerk at the Mobil gas station in the 7900 block of Crain Highway called police shortly before midnight to report that a man armed with a gun and wearing a ski mask had walked into the store and demanded money.The clerk handed over money, and the man fled, police said. Police did not have a description of the bandit.Sixth-grader gets role in 'Nutcracker' productionStephanie Moore, a sixth-grader at Marley Middle School, will appear in Ballet Theatre of Annapolis' annual production of "The Nutcracker" during five performances at Maryland Hall in Annapolis next month.
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January 1, 2009
On December 30, 2008 Marie Rita Lettau Friends may call at the family owned Kirkley-Ruddick Funeral Home, P.A., 421 Crain Hwy., S.E., Glen Burnie on Thursday from 3-5 and 7-9 P.M. Services will be held on Friday at 1:30 P.M. Interment in Glen Haven Mem. Park. For further information www.kirkleyruddickfuneralhome.com
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December 25, 2008
On December 23, 2008 Edward V. Miller Friends may call at the family owned Kirkley-Ruddick Funeral Home, P.A., 421 Crain Hwy., S.E., Glen Burnie on Friday from 3-5 and 7-9 P.M. Services will be held on Saturday at 11:00 A.M. in Emtombmint in Crestlawn Mem. Gardens For further information www.kirkleyruddickfuneralhome.com
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