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February 7, 1995
A Glen Burnie man was robbed Saturday morning after he used a Signet Bank automated teller machine in the 500 block of Crain Highway, county police said.Joseph Paskel Magner, 27, made a cash withdrawal shortly after 8:30 a.m. As he completed the transaction, a man walked up to him and pulled out a large, dark-colored revolver and threatened to shoot if Mr. Magner didn't give him the money, police said.The man took an undisclosed amount of cash and ran across Crain Highway.
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April 8, 2014
Retailer Gabriel Brothers Inc. opened the company's new Gabe¹s store in at teh East Park Shopping Center in Glen Burnie on April 5. The store, with more than 50,000 square feet of space, is the company¹s first new store in 2014. Officials said the retailer has plans to open eight other stores in the northeast and mid-Atlantic regions. Ken Seipel, CEO of Gabriel Brothers, said the Glen Burnie store, in the former Wal-Mart space in the 7900 block of Crain Highway, "will be one of our first prototype stores as we begin to accelerate the company¹s growth by adding our second store in the Baltimore area.
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March 29, 1993
A 21-year-old Glen Burnie man was stabbed and robbed and his friend was assaulted early Saturday morning near Crain Highway and Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard, county police said.Andrew Achnick of the 7800 block of Americana Circle was stabbed in the right thigh. He was treated at North Arundel Hospital and released.Police said Mr. Achnick was sitting in the passenger seat of a friend's car at 12:30 a.m., when he got into an argument with three men and a woman in a car at an intersection near Crain Highway and Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard.
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Nayana Davis, The Baltimore Sun | January 15, 2014
Two men have been confirmed dead following a Wednesday morning crash in Millersville. Just after 9 a.m., a BMW traveling on southbound Veterans Highway near Crain Highway reportedly crossed the centerline into the northbound lanes of traffic and collided with a Chevy, Anne Arundel County police said. The two occupants of the BMW, identified by police as Anthony Lee Allen, 42, of Columbia, and Shane Brandon Snyder, 32, both of Columbia, were pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Chevy, identified by police as Vicki M. Collins of Glen Burnie, was transported to a hospital for treatment of injuries.
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January 19, 1995
The same man tried unsuccessfully to rob one customer at an automated teller machine on Crain Highway early yesterday and returned 20 minutes later to rob a second customer, county police said.Police said Bruce J. Jones, 36, of the 100 block of Furnlea Dr., went to the machine at the NationsBank branch at Crain Highway and Eighth Avenue about 12:30 a.m. A man came up behind him, held an object to his back and demanded money. The man ran off when Mr. Jones told him he had no money. Mr. Jones did not report the incident until 2:15 a.m., police said.
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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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By Michael Dresser and michael.dresser@baltsun.com | December 1, 2008
Avoiding the purgatory that is Interstate 95 on a holiday weekend is not all that difficult if you're heading from Baltimore to the Northeast. Pennsylvania offers a wide choice of routes to scoot to the west of Philadelphia and invade New Jersey. Going south is more difficult.There aren't that many great options when you're heading to Richmond or beyond at peak travel times. The obvious route is to take the Capital Beltway to the Woodrow Wilson Bridge and follow I-95 south.
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By Peter Hermann NTC and Peter Hermann NTC,Staff Writer | June 29, 1992
It's hard to imagine Faye's Sub Shop any other place than on Crain Highway in Glen Burnie.Faye Hines herself made the restaurant a downtown institution, catering to merchants, antique car buffs and the homeless.But Hines' landlord downtown did not renew her lease. So, on July 6, the 1950s-style diner will move to Dorsey Road near Friendship Park, away from a busy downtown street and onto a speedy road surrounded by business parks.The sub shop's departure, downtown workers and patrons say, will hurt Glen Burnie more than Faye.
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September 20, 1993
Crain Highway High's store robbedA Glen Burnie High's store in the 7900 block of Crain Highway was robbed late Saturday by a gunman wearing a nylon stocking mask, county police reported.The man, described as 30 to 40 years old and wearing a blue jacket and jeans, threatened an employee with a handgun and demanded that a shopping bag be filled with money. He fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. No arrest was reported.
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January 3, 1996
Man is struck by car while crossing highwayA 24-year-old Baltimore man was in fair condition yesterday at Maryland Shock Trauma Center after he was struck by a car Saturday as he crossed Crain Highway, county police said.Christopher Carol Chaney of the 2100 block of Eagle St. had parked on a lot on Crain Highway near Eighth Avenue and was running across the street when he was struck by a car driven by David K. Luber of the 800 block of Bentwillow Drive in Glen Burnie, police said.Mr. Luber, 38, told police that Mr. Chaney stopped on the center line as if he were waiting for Mr. Luber to pass, but then stepped in front of the car. Mr. Luber said he could not avoid hitting him.Police LogGlen Burnie: Someone broke in the front door of the Bay Deli in the 600 block of Crain Highway Sunday and stole an undisclosed amount of money.
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By Ian Duncan, The Baltimore Sun | October 12, 2013
A Pasadena man was killed Friday evening after he crashed his Chrysler minivan into a dumpster on Ritchie Highway, Anne Arundel County Police said. Clifton Taylor Kimes, 67, was driving south on Crain Highway around 8 p.m. when his minivan crossed over into the northbound lanes, according to police. He swerved to avoid an oncoming vehicle and drove off the road, hitting two signs at a McDonalds in the 6900 block of Ritchie Highway before crashing into the dumpster behind a Wendy's, according to police.
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By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun | October 7, 2013
Anne Arundel County Police arrested a woman who they believe robbed two banks and tried to rob a third in recent weeks — all branches of the Bank of Glen Burnie. The branch in the 100 block of Crain Highway in Glen Burnie was hit Sept. 13 and Sept. 28, both times by a black woman in her 40s with dreadlocks who showed a note and demanded cash, according to charging documents. Both times she got away with money, police said. At about noon Saturday, a woman with the same description walked into the Bank of Glen Burnie in the 700 block of Stevenson Road in Severn – right past a wanted poster that described the earlier crimes — and tried to rob that branch, according to charging documents.
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September 27, 2013
Pressed flowers The Meade Area Garden Club will hold a class on the art of pressed flowers from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Jessup Community Hall, 2920 Jessup Road. Barbara Hallman will lead the class and participants will create their own items. Cost is $20 per person, reservations required. For reservations and more information, call Lois Stephenson at 410-740-8024. Mayoral forum The League of Women Voters will host a candidates forum for mayor of Annapolis from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 9 at Congregation Kneseth Israel, 1125 Spa Road in Annapolis.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | April 10, 2013
An employee at Mikie's restaurant in Glen Burnie pulled a shotgun from the hands of a man attempting to rob the restaurant on Wednesday morning and struck him with the weapon several times until the man fled, according to Anne Arundel County Police. Officers responded to a report of an attempted robbery at the restaurant in the 1200 block of Crain Highway about 6:16 a.m., police said. Once there, they were told that an unknown man had entered the restaurant with the shotgun and confronted the male employee.
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | March 10, 2013
A Virginia man riding a motorcycle was killed after being struck by a car in Anne Arundel County on Sunday afternoon, police said. Police identified the man who was killed as Jonathan Wesley Roberts, 30, of Aylett, Va. Police say he was struck by a Chevy Cobalt driven by Elizabeth H. Meyers, 19, of Severn, about 1:40 p.m. The Cobalt was crossing Crain Highway to enter the parking lot of the Royal Farms near Carver Road in Crofton, police said,...
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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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January 14, 2004
On January 12, 2004, MELVIN L. UPTON of Severn, MD, beloved husband of the late Hilda F. Upton; loving father of Allen Upton and Muriel Gyory; dear brother of Calvin, Beverly and Elzie Upton, Bernice Kahler and Dorothy Clark. Also, survived by four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the family owned Kirkley-Ruddick Funeral Home P.A., 421 Crain Highway, S.E., Glen Burnie on Wednesday and Thursday 3 to 5 & 7 to 9 P.M. Services will be held on Friday at 11:00 AM. Interment in Friendship Cemetery.
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By Andrea F. Siegel, The Baltimore Sun | September 9, 2012
An Odenton man died Saturday night after the car he was driving collided head-on with a Maryland Transit Administration bus in Glen Burnie, sending his 14-year-old passenger and nine people on the bus to area hospitals, police said. Anne Arundel County police said Marcus Antonio Anderson, 27, of Odenton, died before reaching a hospital after the 9:47 p.m. crash. His passenger, who was not named by police, was taken to Johns Hopkins Pediatric Trauma Center, where he was in stable condition, police said.
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