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By Brent Jones, The Baltimore Sun | August 3, 2010
Baltimore County police recovered an unidentified man's body Monday night from an Edgemere cove. Police responded about 11 p.m. to a call for a man seen floating at Lynch Point Park, near Whiteway and River Drive roads, according to a department spokesman. The man's body was pulled from the water about 10 yards from the shoreline. Police found no identification on the man and no evidence of foul play, according to Cpl. Mike Hill, the spokesman. The medical examiner's office was performing an autopsy, police said.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | September 12, 2014
A man is listed in critical condition at local hospital after being stabbed at an Edgemere motel Thursday night, Baltimore County police said. About 10 p.m., police found found a man with multiple stab wounds to his middle and upper body at the Sparta Inn in the 6400 block of North Point Road. Police said the victim was stabbed during a fight with Herman Elbert Summers Jr. of who was taken into custody after he was found in the parking lot of the Sparta Inn. Summers, 60, of Sparrows Point was charged with attempted first degree murder and first degree assault.
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By Jean Marbella and Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun and By Jean Marbella and Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | February 22, 2013
An Edgemere woman was attacked by at least one of her two pit bulls and seriously injured Friday afternoon, Baltimore County police said. The dogs, one white and the other brown, were loose for several hours after the attack, which occurred shortly before 2:45 p.m. in the 7600 block of North Point Road, police said. The white dog was located in the 8200 block of North Point Road about five hours after the attack and, because it was behaving aggressively, police said officers shot and killed it. A short time later, the brown dog was found and taken into custody by Baltimore County Animal Care and Control, which is holding it pending further investigation.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | August 14, 2013
Louis F. Caralle Sr., a retired railroad man and decorated Korean War veteran, died Sunday of cancer at his Edgemere home. He was 80. The son of fruit vendors, Louis F. Caralle was born in Baltimore and raised in Highlandtown. He was a vocational school graduate. . Mr. Caralle enlisted in the Army in 1950 and fought in Korea. He was wounded twice and earned two Purple Hearts with Oak Leaf Clusters. After being discharged from the Army, he joined the Marine Corps Reserves, where he was a supply sergeant for a decade.
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | May 22, 2013
A man found shot in the upper body in Edgemere on Tuesday evening is expected to survive, while a second man has been taken into police custody in the shooting, according to Baltimore County Police. The wounded man was found in the 7500 block of Sparrows Point Road about 6:25 p.m., police said. He was shot outside. His condition had stabilized as of Wednesday morning, police said. An initial investigation showed the two men were in an "altercation" at the location before the shooting occurred, police said.
BUSINESS
By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | May 24, 2011
Metals manufacturing company Worthington Industries Inc. plans to lay off 59 employees at its Edgemere facility beginning July 13, company officials confirmed Tuesday. Worthington Industries owns the Dietrich Metal Framing facility, which makes framing materials for residential and commercial construction. The closure comes after Worthington Industries announced a joint venture with Marubeni-Itochu Steel America Inc. in February, combining Dietrich Metal Framing with ClarkWestern Building Systems.
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By Alison Knezevich, The Baltimore Sun | June 27, 2013
A plan to open an Edgemere residential program for homeless women is stirring concern among some residents in southeastern Baltimore County, highlighting a struggle that advocates for the homeless say they face in finding space for hundreds of people in need. Catholic Charities wants to open a facility called Hosanna House for 14 women, age 50 and older, at a former assisted-living facility and convent next to St. Luke's Roman Catholic Church. A county administrative law judge approved that plan earlier this year, but the North Point Peninsula Council and some residents filed an appeal.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | July 24, 2013
A pair of water main breaks in the southeast portion of Baltimore County have knocked out water service to nearly 200 people, the Department of Public Works said Wednesday morning. Residents on social media reported streams of water flowing down local streets in Edgemere after a 16-inch main was disrupted about 1:47 a.m. in the 7200 block of North Point Road. About 100 customers have lost water service, and crews remained on scene Wednesday morning, according to the department. About 2:51 a.m., an 8-inch water main was disrupted in the 8400 block of Kavanagh Avenue in Dundalk, knocking water service out for another 80 people, the department said.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | February 6, 2004
A man and a woman died in a house fire in Edgemere yesterday afternoon, Baltimore County fire officials said. Police did not release the names of the two victims who were found on the first floor of the waterfront home in the 7400 block of Bay Front Road. When firefighters arrived about 2 p.m., the house was engulfed in flames, said Fire Department spokeswoman Elise Armacost. Smoke was visible from more than a half-mile away, she said. The woman was dead when firefighters entered the house, but paramedics detected that the man had a weak pulse.
SPORTS
By DON VITEK | November 7, 1993
"Even the 80-, 90-hour work weeks don't really bother me," said John Crunkleton, proprietor of Edgemere Bowling Center, a 12-lane duckpin house. "I love this game and I love being around it."And Crunkleton has been around duckpins since he bowled at the Guilford lanes on Greenmount Avenue as a teen-ager.Born in Baltimore City and a resident of Edgemere for 11 years, he has devoted his life to duckpins as a bowler and as a proprietor."Toni [his wife] and I wouldn't be happy away from ducks," he said.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | July 24, 2013
A pair of water main breaks in the southeast portion of Baltimore County have knocked out water service to nearly 200 people, the Department of Public Works said Wednesday morning. Residents on social media reported streams of water flowing down local streets in Edgemere after a 16-inch main was disrupted about 1:47 a.m. in the 7200 block of North Point Road. About 100 customers have lost water service, and crews remained on scene Wednesday morning, according to the department. About 2:51 a.m., an 8-inch water main was disrupted in the 8400 block of Kavanagh Avenue in Dundalk, knocking water service out for another 80 people, the department said.
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By Alison Knezevich, The Baltimore Sun | June 27, 2013
A plan to open an Edgemere residential program for homeless women is stirring concern among some residents in southeastern Baltimore County, highlighting a struggle that advocates for the homeless say they face in finding space for hundreds of people in need. Catholic Charities wants to open a facility called Hosanna House for 14 women, age 50 and older, at a former assisted-living facility and convent next to St. Luke's Roman Catholic Church. A county administrative law judge approved that plan earlier this year, but the North Point Peninsula Council and some residents filed an appeal.
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | May 22, 2013
A man found shot in the upper body in Edgemere on Tuesday evening is expected to survive, while a second man has been taken into police custody in the shooting, according to Baltimore County Police. The wounded man was found in the 7500 block of Sparrows Point Road about 6:25 p.m., police said. He was shot outside. His condition had stabilized as of Wednesday morning, police said. An initial investigation showed the two men were in an "altercation" at the location before the shooting occurred, police said.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | May 3, 2013
Jesse Tyson Sr., a retired mason who was known for his grilling skills, died April 27 of kidney failure at his Edgemere home. He was 70. The son of a mason and a homemaker, he was born in Clarksville, Va., and was raised in Edgemere. He was a graduate of Baltimore County public schools. Before retiring in 2006, Mr. Tyson worked locally for more than 30 years as a mason, and was "exceptionally proud" of his designs and craftsmanship in building fireplaces, family members said.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | March 20, 2013
David A. Mack, a retired Bethlehem Steel Corp. floating drydock operator, died March 14 after being struck by two hit-and-run drivers in eastern Baltimore County. The longtime Edgemere resident was 77. Mr. Mack was walking home after spending the evening at Wells-McComas Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2678 when he was hit by two drivers about 9:45 p.m. on North Point Road near Delmar Avenue. "He was struck by one driver and then another who both fled the scene," said Louise Rogers-Feher, a Baltimore County police spokeswoman, who said that Mr. Mack was pronounced dead at the scene.
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By Yvonne Wenger, The Baltimore Sun | March 15, 2013
Police identified the victim of a fatal hit-and-run accident as a 77-year-old Edgemere man. David Alexander Mack, of the unit block of Turtle Court, was standing in the northbound lane of North Point Road near Delmar Avenue Thursday night when he was struck by one vehicle and run over by another, police said Friday. Both vehicles left the scene. Mack's body was found around 9:45 p.m. He was declared dead at the scene. An investigation continues. Anyone with information is asked to call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.
SPORTS
By DON VITEK | November 27, 1994
Helen Duval is a tenpin bowler who is in the Women's International Bowling Congress Hall of Fame. And, John Crunkleton's Edgemere Bowling Center is a duckpin house.So on Tuesday, Nov. 15, what was Duval doing at the Edgemere center? She was conducting a bowling clinic.Patients from Fort Howard Veterans Medical Center crowded the 12-lane center and, strange as it sounds, a champion tenpin bowler gave instructions on duckpin bowling.Duval is with the WIBC Speakers Bureau and, along with Earl Anthony, is honorary BVL chairman.
NEWS
By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | March 14, 2013
A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a car in Baltimore County on Thursday night, police said. The pedestrian was struck about 10 p.m. near the intersection of North Point Road and Delmar Avenue in Edgemere, police said, and it is being investigated as a possible hit-and-run. No more information was immediately available. cwells@baltsun.com twitter.com/cwellssun
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