December 29, 2006
They have nicknames such as "Cyborg," "Wolverine," "Wolf Boy," "Pipes" and "The Bull." Their style is one of pure and often intimidating aggression. And their wills, under first-year coach Gregg Kessler, are virtually unbreakable. No. 3 Archbishop Curley's wrestlers flexed their collective muscle at yesterday's 28th Arundel Invitational, crowning Tyler Scarinzi (119), Mike Kulik (160) and Sam Burdych (189) among eight finalists to outscore runner-up DeMatha of Hyattsville, 225.5-181. Kulik (17-1)
September 8, 2006
The killing this week of Rockville psychiatrist Dr. Wayne S. Fenton served as a grim reminder of the rare but serious dangers of treating the severely mentally ill. "It's not common, but there is always a risk," said Dr. Steven Sharfstein, a psychiatrist and the president and chief executive of Sheppard Pratt Health System in Towson. Montgomery County police say Fenton, 53, was beaten to death in his Bethesda office Sunday by a 19-year-old patient. The man attacked Fenton during an appointment, police said in a statement.
July 20, 2006
John Fenton Mathews, who had held the principal bass chair in the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra for a quarter-century, died of leukemia July 10 at his home in West Brooklin, Maine. The former Bolton Hill resident was 80. Born in Birmingham, Mich., he studied the double bass privately with Gaston Brohan, principal double bassist with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, and attended summer music camp at Interlochen in Michigan. After two years of study, he took his first symphony job in Dallas.
May 5, 2006
On May 3, 2006, FENTON S. ROBB age 101 passed away at her home, beloved wife of the late James T. "Ted" Robb. She is survived by two daughters, Nancy R. King and Karen B. Robb, a sister, Virginia Neuschel, and a host of nieces and nephews. Mrs. Robb was a 1925 graduate of Denison University and obtained her RN degree from Case-Western Reserve. She was a Past District Governor of Alpha Phi Sorority. A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or the Charlestown Benevolent Care Fund.
November 30, 2005
1. Mount St. Joseph Last season: 14-3, ranked No. 1 The defending private schools champion has Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference titlists Greg Gold (125), Jon Kohler (135) and Alex Ward (152) among 10 returning starters. 2. McDonogh Last season: 9-4, No. 9 The Eagles look to dethrone Mount St. Joseph with MIAA A Conference champ Josh Fitch (112), state place-winner Kyle O'Brien (215) and a nice blend of newcomers and returning starters. 3. Hammond Last year: 26-0, No. 2 The bulk of the Class 2A-1A duals state championship team returns, including Howard County place-winners Zach Halper (125)
June 29, 2005
On June 27, 2005, MELVILLE WESTBROOK, JR., devoted husband of Idell Pugh. Beloved father of Clifford (Carol) and Melville (Joyce) Pugh III. He is also survived by three grandchildren, Jennifer, Adam and Kelsey, three brothers - Fenton (Myrna), Harry (Geraldine), and Joseph (Jo Ann). One sister-in-law Marguerite Duere, one brother-in-law, Thomas Campbell. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Friends may call at the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, INC., 4300 Wabash Avenue on Wednesday after 2 P.M. where the family will receive friends from 5 to 7 P.M. Family will receive friends on Thursday at the St. Mary's of The Assumption RCC, 5502 York Road at 9 A.M. at which time fraternity service will begin.