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SPORTS
By Mike Preston | May 31, 1991
National champion North Carolina and runner-up Towson State placed a combined 13 players on the college lacrosse All-America teams yesterday.North Carolina had seven players named to the first three and honorable-mention teams, and Towson had six, including senior midfielder Rob Shek, who was named to the first team. He became the first Towson Divison I player selected for the first team.Shek had 35 goals and nine assists this season, and also was named East Coast Conference Player of the Year earlier this month.
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NEWS
By Kathy Curtis and Kathy Curtis,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | June 11, 1997
"KIDS CAN really make a difference in the community," says Betsy McMillion, coordinator of Howard County's recycling education program.Last Wednesday, students from west Columbia schools were honored for their contributions to recycling at a ceremony at the Howard Building in Ellicott City.The event was sponsored by the Recycling Division of the county's Bureau of Waste Management.Atholton High School senior Hei Cissy Ng was recognized for her efforts to increase recycling in her neighborhood.
BUSINESS
By Edward Gunts | September 29, 1991
Three residential projects -- from a house design to a school conversion -- are among 10 architectural projects honored in the 1991 Design Awards program sponsored by the Baltimore chapter of the American Institute of Architects.Alcott Place, the conversion of the former Louisa May Alcott elementary school on Reisterstown Road to apartments for the elderly, won one of five awards for "built" projects. Cho Wilks & Benn was the architect.The Smith Residence, a house designed by Columbia Design Collective for construction on the bank of the Patapsco River in Oella, received a design award in the "unbuilt" category.
SPORTS
May 15, 1998
BaseballCardinals: Optioned P Cliff Politte and C Eli Marrero to Triple-A Memphis. Recalled P Sean Lowe and P Curtis King from Memphis. Will recall P Brady Raggio from Memphis today.Devil Rays: Purchased contract of former Orioles minor-league 3B Scott McClain from Triple-A Durham. Designated P Dan Carlson for assignment.Marlins: Placed P Antonio Alfonseca (pulled right groin) on 15-day DL. Recalled P Manuel Barrios from Triple-A Charlotte.Reds: Recalled P Danny Graves from Triple-A Indianapolis.
NEWS
By Sally Buckler and Sally Buckler,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | November 16, 1995
GLENELG HIGH School students are a talented bunch. Four seniors at the school are finalists in the Maryland Distinguished Scholar Program, giving them a chance to get a four-year scholarship at a Maryland college or university. Matt Ashmore, John Habert, Frederick Kramer and Chris Seymour, also a finalist in the instrumental music category, were selected as finalists.Semifinalists include Lauren Brown, Aaron Fallon, Michaelean Ferguson, Brendan Gallagher, Suzanne Mundy, Michele Renehan and Patrick Tvarkunas.
NEWS
By From Staff Reports | February 16, 1994
Baltimore Sun staff members won first-place prizes in 11 of the 26 categories in the 1993 Maryland-Delaware-D.C. Press Association competition for major daily newspapers, including citations for public service and general news reporting.The Sun and Evening Sun won 25 prizes in the competition for reporting, editorials, commentary, photography, art and graphic design among daily newspapers with a daily circulation of 75,000 or more.The Washington Post won 21 prizes, including eight first-place honors; The Washington Times received 16 awards, five of them for first place; and the Wilmington News Journal received eight awards, one of them a first-place honor.
SPORTS
November 14, 2001
Baseball MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Red Sox IF Mike Lansing filed for free agency after Boston declined his $6 million option and chose to pay $1.25 million buyout. ANGELS: Exercised $400,000 option on contract of IF Benji Gil. Activated 1B Mo Vaughn from 60-day DL. BRAVES: Agreed to $75 million, six-year contract with OF Andruw Jones. DODGERS: Named Bill Bavasi director of player development and John Boles senior adviser for baseball operations. RANGERS: Named Terry Francona bench coach and Dom Chiti and Jay Robertson special assistants to GM. Will not exercise $2.5 million contract option on P Justin Thompson and will pay him $1 million buyout instead.
NEWS
By Sherry Joe and Sherry Joe,Sun Staff Writer | June 12, 1994
Three Howard County students have earned top awards in the national American Automobile Association's 50th anniversary poster contest.Peng Wu, 14, of Mount Hebron High School, and Felice Sun, 17, and James Hsu, 14, both of Centennial High School, last month won U.S. Savings Bonds, collectively worth $275, and certificates for their posters depicting traffic safety tips. All are students of Ellicott City art teacher May-Fong Tsay.Four other students of Ms. Tsay's won honorable mentioncitations.
NEWS
June 12, 1992
Members of the Class of '92 took their final bows last Saturday at graduation ceremonies at Northeast and Chesapeake high schools. But before they did, some of Pasadena's best and brightest sons and daughters were honored during the recent Senior Awards Nights.At Northeast, Benjamin Anderson and Matthew Sexton were recognized as finalists in the National Merit Scholars program, with Damian Griffie receiving commended scholar status from the program.Ernest Levroney was recognized as a commended scholar in the National Merit program for outstanding black students.
NEWS
By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | April 14, 1996
TO WELCOME SPRING, the Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights is having a gala spring fashion show and luncheon from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. April 28 at the Rose Restaurant, 6075 Belle Grove Road.The club promises something for everyone with a showing of styles in a broad range of sizes from the Avenue, Fashions Unlimited, 14/16+ and Paul Harris (junior sizes). A cold buffet lunch and door prizes also will be furnished by area businesses. The grand prize is a $100 gift certificate.Cecelia Dietz and Jenny Kuhn are co-chairwomen for the event.
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