March 25, 2005
On March 2, 2005, LOUISE LIPPINCOTT THOMPSON, passed away, she was born November 17, 1914. Lousie was a longtime resident of the Greater Baltimore area; beloved wife of the late Albert Fleming Thompson; devoted mother of David, Nancy and Jim. She is survived by her children, and five grandchildren who loved her dearly: Camille, Caitlin, Emily, Bridget, Daniel. A Memorial Service will be held April 2 at 11 A.M. at St. Thomas Church, Owings Mills, Maryland, followed by a reception at Blakehurst, 1055 W. Joppa Rd. in Towson.
February 17, 2012
As of 9 a.m. Friday, traffic was slow on the outer loop of I-695 at I-70 due to an accident. Accidents were slowing traffic at Greenspring Avenue and Bridal Ridge Lane in Baltimore County, Old Eastern Avenue at Back River Neck Road in Baltimore County, and Patapsco Avenue and Potee Street in Baltimore City. Debris in the road was slowing traffic on the outer loop of I-695 near the Harrisburg Expressway. There are no major delays reported on Baltimore area transit systems.
June 24, 2004
On June 6, 2004, MAXENE W. HIGGINBOTHAM, loving sister of Ruth Robinson and her husband Lawrence Robinson and Gwendolyn Seaborne; dear aunt to Dr. Shawn Robinson and Hildreth Robinson. Also survived by other nieces and nephews. Memorial services will be held Friday, June 25, 2004 at the Grace Presbyterian Church, located at 2604 Bannister Road, near Greenspring Avenue. Family time at 10:30 a.m. and services to follow at ll:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Grace Outreach Center, 2605 Bannister Road, Baltimore, MD 21215.
August 14, 2008
A residential neighborhood west of Greenspring Avenue won a competition dating to the 1930s that recognizes residents who live on the city's cleanest block, Mayor Sheila Dixon said yesterday. The winner was the 4500 block of The Strand, part of the Park Lane Neighborhood Association, southeast of Pimlico Race Course. The association will receive a sign stating that it won, large planters with flowers and a block party. The competition, sponsored by the Afro-American newspaper, was revived at this year's citywide spring cleanup in April.
October 4, 2012
No baseball tonight? No problem! There's a perfectly timed food truck rally tonight. Baltimore's food trucks are rallying for a special Thursday night Gathering . This time, they're headed to Coldspring, at the Sinai Hospital Campus, 5051 Greenspring Ave. (across Greenspring Avenue from Sinai's ER). Proceeds will benefit the Brain Injury Programs at LifeBridge health and the Brain Injury Association of Maryland. • Dinergram: Reader restaurant photos Share your Instagrams from area restaurants by using #bmorediner on Twitter or Instagram, and your photo could appear in the Sun on Sundays.
February 1, 2004
On Friday, January 30, 2004, MILDRED "TOBY" LEVIN (nee Toback), beloved wife of the late Sigmund J. Levin, beloved mother of Joel Levin of Rockville, MD, Murray Harold Levin, Philip Samuel Levin, both of Baltimore, MD. Devoted mother-in-law of Rachelle Levin. Devoted sister of Bernard Toback, Ethel Rauch, Shirley Levin and Annette Burgan, and the late Rose Bloom. Loving grandmother of Jamie, Shawn, and Shelley Levin. Loving step-grandmother of Dawn Pearson. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS INC., 8900 Reisterstown Rd., at Mt. Wilson Lane, on Monday, February 2, at 10 A.M. Interment Sharrei Zion Congregation Cemetery, Rosedale.
February 9, 2004
On February 2, 2004 WAYMAN, beloved husband of Beatrice Holley. Also survived by two daughters Deborah and Elizabeth Holley, one sister Flora Dargan, one brother Timothy Holley, one niece, four nephews and host of other relatives and friends. Viewing at Grace Presbyterian Church, Greenspring Avenue and Banister Road, Monday 2 to 6 P.M. Family hour Tuesday 10 to 11 A.M. at the Church, followed by the funeral service. Interment in Garrison Forest Veteran Cemetery. Omega Service 10:30 A.M. Tuesday at the Church.
May 5, 2013
Baltimore County police and fire personnel throughout the region are participating today in the funeral for Reisterstown Volunteer Fire Department member Gene Kirchner, who died Thursday of injuries he suffered in a fire last week in Reisterstown. The funeral was held beginning at 1 p.m., at Har Sinai Congregation, on Walnut Avenue in Owings Mills. County police say Walnut Avenue was closed between Greenspring Avenue and Park Heights Avenue beginning at 11:30 a.m., and will reopen when the procession has left Har Sinai.
March 3, 1996
State Highway Administration officials will be closing ramps on the Jones Falls Expressway (Interstate 83) and the Baltimore Beltway (Interstate 695) during the next few days for roadwork.From 9 p.m. today to 5 a.m. tomorrow, the inner loop ramp from the JFX northbound to eastbound I-695 will be closed. One lane will be closed at 7 p.m. when crews begin work, officials said.Motorists will be directed to follow the outer loop, westbound I-695, to Exit 22 at Greenspring Avenue, then loop back to eastbound I-695.