October 17, 2004
A weekly briefing on the economic calendar Monday Earnings reports: 3M, ETrade, Kraft Foods, Stanley Works, Texas Instruments Tuesday Housing starts and building permits for September. Consumer Price Index for September. Earnings reports: Altria, Ameritrade, Boise Cascade, Charles Schwab, Continental Airlines, DominoM-Fs Pizza, Ford Motor, Manpower, McDonaldM-Fs, Safeway, Sprint FON, US Bancorp, Wells Fargo, Electronic Arts, Motorola& Johnson Wednesday Earnings reports: AMR Corp.
August 29, 2003
On Tuesday, August 26, 2003 ANNE HODGE (WITHERSPOON) GRIM, 77, of West Simsbury, CT, died at McLean Home in Simsbury. Beloved wife for 51 years of Kenneth H. Grim. She was born May 7, 1925 in Baltimore, MD. Daughter of the late Andrew Carothers and Florence (Brandau) Witherspoon and had lived in West Simsbury, CT for the last 25 years. Anne was a graduate of Goucher College and Northwestern University graduate school. In the early years of her marriage she worked at Bell Laboratories in New York and Eastman Kodak in Rochester, NY. She was a former member of the Women's Republican Club.
January 1, 1997
Gaithersburg-based Oncor Inc., which develops and makes gene-based tests for detecting cancer, announced yesterday that it has expanded its board of directors to eight members by naming two new directors.The new directors are Jose Coronas, 54, and Dr. Derace Schaffer, 49.Coronas is the former president of Johnson & Johnson Clinical Diagnostics Inc. He has also worked for the Clinical Diagnostics Division of the Eastman Kodak Co.Schaffer is a clinical professor of radiology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine, and president of Ide Group P.C., a group medical practice in New York.
March 28, 1995
Here is a partial list of this year's Academy Award winners:SUPPORTING ACTOR: Martin Landau, "Ed Wood"SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Dianne Wiest, "Bullets Over Broadway"ART DIRECTION AND SET DECORATION: Ken Adam and Carolyn Scott, "The Madness of King George"CINEMATOGRAPHY: John Toll, "Legends of the Fall"COSTUME DESIGN: Lizzy Gardiner and Tim Chappel, "The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert"DOCUMENTARY FEATURE: Freida Lee Mock and Terry Sanders, "Maya Lin:...
January 12, 1993
NEW YORK -- A firming in Treasury bond prices lifted U.S. stocks from a two-day slump, as over-the-counter issues sprinted to a record yesterday."The fact that the bond market has stabilized has helped" stocks, said Peter Canelo, chief investment strategist at NatWest Securities.Stock prices closed at session highs following a flurry of computerguided buy orders just before the close, according to Birinyi Associates. A resumption of the rally in computer, software, and semiconductor shares, combined with rebounds in battered blue chips like Merck & Co., buoyed share prices as well, traders said.
December 27, 1990
A memorial service for Paul E. Pallett, 68, a photographer and retired Eastman Kodak Co. representative, will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at his Chevy Chase home, 8605 Springdell Place.Mr. Pallet, who was bedridden with cancer, died at home Friday. The former Annapolis resident moved to Chevy Chase 10 years ago.Born in Cozad, Neb., Mr. Pallet moved east to attend the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, N.Y. He graduated in 1949 with a bachelor of science degree in photography.Mr.
January 21, 2009
Edna M. Lamison, a retired jewelry store manager and needleworker, died Jan. 12 of cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Dundalk resident was 83. Edna M. Fortino, the daughter of Italian immigrant parents, was born in Baltimore and raised in the St. Helena neighborhood of Dundalk. After graduating from Patterson Park High School, she worked as a secretary at Chesapeake Cadillac. She later held secretarial positions with Eastman Kodak and Smith Transfer. From 1964 until retiring in 1994, she managed an S&N Katz jewelry store.
July 6, 2000
OKLAHOMA CITY - Premier Parks Inc., the world's largest regional theme-park company, said yesterday that it changed its name to Six Flags Inc., hoping the company's most popular brand will add to revenue and create more marketing partnerships. The Six Flags chain was purchased from a Time Warner Inc.-led group in 1998. The amusement-park company had 1999 sales of $927 million and had about 50 million people worldwide visit its properties. It has 37 parks in the United States, Europe and Latin America, including sites in 17 of the 25 largest U.S. metropolitan areas.
October 27, 1991
Name: Lisa Yealdhall Honored by The Carroll County Sun for: Leading the county in scoring in field hockey with eight goals and one assist; last week, she scored the lone goal in a 1-0 victory against Westminster, breaking the Owls' 28-game regular-season unbeaten streakAge: 17Residence; hometown: SykesvilleEducation: Senior at Liberty High School in Eldersburg; graduate of Sykesville Middle School; graduate of Eldersburg ElementaryFamily: Mother: Millissie, employed...