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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.
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NEWS
February 20, 2007
ELIZABETH K. HAMILTON (BETTY) wife of Frederick J. Hamilton (Ted) died February 18, 2007 in Danbury, CT with her family by her side. Betty was born in Baltimore, MD on July 2, 1929 as the youngest of five children born to James and Adelle Kennedy. In addition to her husband, Betty is survived by six children and their families: Bob and Susan Hamilton of Orinda, CA, Joe and Loryn Hamilton of Rutland, VT, Mary Ann and her husband Jeffrey Haines of Bethesda, MD, Meg and Jim Barlow of Fairfield, Beth and Rick Davis of Newtown, CT, Patty and Mark Robinson of Roseville, CA; 16 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
NEWS
By Frederick N. Rasmussen and Frederick N. Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | January 29, 2002
George W. Constable Sr., former partner in the Baltimore law firm of Wright, Constable & Skeen and longtime board member of area educational, religious and cultural institutions, died Saturday of heart failure at Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care in Towson. He was 90. Mr. Constable, who lived for nearly 50 years at Harmony Hall, a 125-acre farm in Monkton, was born into a family of lawyers and judges who had practiced law in Maryland since the 1830s. He began his nearly 60-year legal career with the Baltimore firm of Venable, Baetjer & Howard in 1936, after graduation from Yale University Law School.
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.
NEWS
October 6, 1999
Justin U. Thomas, 27, tire technician, studentJustin U. Thomas, a Coppin State College student and tire company employee, died of a gunshot wound Sept. 29 at Maryland Shock Trauma Center. He was 27 and lived in West Baltimore.Mr. Thomas was a victim of a random shooting. The incident occurred Sept. 29 in the 1000 block of W. Baltimore St., and is being investigated by police.He was a tire technician for Klausmeyer Tire Inc., where he specialized in changing tires on aircraft and heavy equipment.
NEWS
By Fred Rasmussen and Fred Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | April 25, 1998
For most of her life, Alice Harwood Houstle's world was defined by plays, actors, designers, the aroma of greasepaint and nervous opening nights.Mrs. Houstle, a longtime artistic director of Baltimore's Pumpkin Theatre and a drama professor at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland, died Wednesday from complications of a stroke at Brightwood-Genesis Elder Care. She was 85.A former Mount Washington and Roland Park resident, she taught drama, acting and directing at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland from 1962 until she resigned in 1982.
NEWS
By Fred Rasmussen and Fred Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | November 17, 1995
Susannah D. B. C. Federico, an artist, a poet and a scion of the Cockey family that settled Cockeysville, died Tuesday of complications of leukemia at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. She was 66.The former Susannah Delilah Brown Cockey was married in 1956 to Anthony S. Federico Sr., an attorney, and lived in Homeland.She was a longtime volunteer at Union Memorial Hospital, St. Joseph Medical Center and Hospice, and the old Veterans Hospital on Loch Raven Boulevard, where she taught art to the patients.
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.
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.
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."
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