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October 29, 2005
Sister Mary Dolores Linsenmeyer, a retired educator and a member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame, died of a cerebral thrombosis Monday at Villa Assumpta, her order's motherhouse in the Woodbrook section of Baltimore County. She was 94. Born Theresa Katherine Linsenmeyer in Curtis Bay, she attended city public schools. Two months after graduating from the Institute of Notre Dame in 1929, she entered the School Sisters of Notre Dame, and professed her vows in 1932. Sister Dolores taught at parochial schools in Washington and Ridgewood, N.Y., before being sent in 1935 to Puerto Rico, where she taught until 1945.
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NEWS
July 27, 2003
Consultant picked to study school construction funds The Harford County Board of Estimates approved a contract last week for a consultant to study potential revenue sources for school construction. The $8,500 award was given to Tischler & Associates Inc. of Bethesda. The vote followed discussions among County Executive James M. Harkins, County Council members and members of the Harford County delegation to the General Assembly about financing school construction. The consultant will issue a study, "Capital Facilities Revenue Reconnaissance," analyzing alternatives for increasing funding for school construction in the capital budget.
NEWS
January 31, 1991
Sister Lynn Tooma, S.S.N.D., coordinator of adolescent catechesis for the Office of Youth Ministry of the Archdiocese of Baltimore, died Jan. 23 in Albuquerque, N.M., where she was attending a meeting of the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry.A Mass of Christian burial for Sister Lynn, who was 40 and lived in the convent at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen, was offered Monday at Villa Assumpta, the motherhouse of the School Sisters of Notre Dame.She had held the archdiocesan post overseeing religious education for youth since 1985.
FEATURES
By Glenn McNatt and Glenn McNatt,SUN ART CRITIC | December 20, 1999
A historic and controversial piece of Baltimore's artistic heritage is getting a new home next year on the campus of the College of Notre Dame of Maryland, thanks to a local group dedicated to preserving the works of one of the city's most prolific mural painters.The mural, titled "Baltimore in 1837, When the Sun was Founded," is a 12-by-52-foot painting by Baltimore artist R. McGill Mackall, who completed the work in 1953 for the front lobby of The Sun's North Calvert Street building, which had opened three years earlier.
NEWS
By Lynn Anderson and Lynn Anderson,SUN STAFF | September 23, 2001
Alma Loth Wolf, a former ballet dancer and teacher who had studios in Baltimore and Catonsville and who performed in operettas with the Curtain Callers of Baltimore, died Thursday of cardiac arrest at her home in Palm Beach, Fla. She was 90. Until a few years ago, she performed with the Palm Beach Ballet and choreographed for the Palm Beach Opera. She often took minor roles with the ballet, including her favorite, the nanny in Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Suite. "She was getting older, but she still had great movement," said stepsister Alma Meagher of Baltimore.
ENTERTAINMENT
By Aaron Chester and Brad Schleicher | November 15, 2007
International music Music of Spain and South America makes its way to the College of Notre Dame of Maryland on Saturday. The concert will feature guitarist Ronald Pearl and soprano Carolyn Black-Sotir. The concert is at 7 p.m. Saturday in Marikle Chapel of the Annunciation, College of Notre Dame of Maryland, 4701 N. Charles St. Call 410-532-5386 or go to ndm.edu.
NEWS
By Jacques Kelly and Jacques Kelly,SUN STAFF | September 17, 2005
Sister Marie Xavier Looymans, who instructed prospective elementary school teachers for more than three decades at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland, died of pneumonia Monday -- her 91st birthday -- at St. Joseph Medical Center. Born Frances Ann Looymans in Baltimore, she grew up on 22nd Street and attended St. Ann's parochial school, where she was taught by the School Sisters of Notre Dame, the order she later entered. After her 1932 graduation from the Institute of Notre Dame, she earned a teaching certificate from what is now Towson University.
NEWS
By Fred Rasmussen and Fred Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | September 9, 1997
For Sister Mary Theresine Staab, S.S.N.D., nothing was more satisfying than sharing her love of music with students and senior citizens.Sister Theresine, who headed the music department of the College of Notre Dame of Maryland for 43 years, died of a heart attack Aug. 27 at Maria Health Center of Villa Assumpta, her order's motherhouse. She was 91.Born Marie Theresa Staab, she was the daughter of immigrants from Germany and Austria. She was raised in East Baltimore, attending St. James the Less Roman Catholic School, and began her music studies at the old motherhouse of the School Sisters of Notre Dame on Aisquith Street.
BUSINESS
By Ross Hetrick and Ross Hetrick,Evening Sun Staff | February 25, 1991
A. Samuel Penn, the head of a special Governor's Insurance Commission to investigate insurance issues, will become the number-two person at the state's insurance division, according to William A. Fogle Jr., Secretary of the Department of Licensing and Regulation."
BUSINESS
November 29, 2008
Awards * Starcom Design/Build has won three awards in the Maryland Remodelers competition sponsored by the Maryland Home Builders Association. * Meetings & Conventions magazine announced that the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront was awarded the Gold Key Award for 2008. * System Alliance Inc. received two WebAwards from the Web Marketing Association in the site development category Kudos * Warschawski, the Baltimore-based public relations and marketing agency, was named by The Homes Report as one of the Top 20 best agencies to work for in the nation.
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