March 11, 1992
Put points on the scoreboard for Tom Clancy, the author who wants to restore professional football to his old hometown. Clancy has made an impressive attempt to gain attention, as all prospective owners are trying to do, by sending the National Football League commissioner and team owners an elaborate gift parcel that includes signed copies of his best-selling books and a personal introduction via video.Since the NFL has gained immeasurable popularity through television, both in ratings and dollars earned for rights fees, Clancy took the same cue and is utilizing a similar method to formally present himself.
July 31, 1991
Essex Community College is offering special introductory classes in 12 career areas. The courses, which range from one to three credits, can give a better understanding of the special career areas. Most are offered in the morning, evening, and several on Saturdays.Courses of special interest are Introduction to Business and Industry, Introduction to Criminal Justice, Principles of Computer Information Systems, Introduction to Drafting Technology, Orientation to Electronics, Orientation to Food Industry Technology, Introduction to Hotel and Restaurant Management, Introduction to Mental Health, Orientation to Nuclear Medicine, Orientation to Physical Education, Recreation, and Health, Introduction to Teaching, and Introduction to Veterinary Technology.
February 21, 2010
"Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation" will be held 8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. every Sunday at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis, 333 Dubois Road.
February 23, 1992
The Harford County Appraisers Society has scheduled two three-hour continuing education seminars for Wednesday at the American Legion Post 39, 500 Conowingo Road, in Bel Air.Registration begins at 8 a.m. for the morning session, "Introduction to Appraisal for the Real Estate Professional," and at noon for the afternoon seminar, "Introduction to the Auction Process for the Real Estate Professional."Fee for each seminar is $10 for members and $15 for non-members. Lunch is included for those who register for both sessions.
June 20, 2004
The 9 / 11 Investigations, edited by Steven Strasser with an introduction by Craig R. Whitney. PublicAffairs. 580 pages. $14.95. This compilation of public documents includes staff reports of the 9 / 11 commission, excerpts from the House-Senate Joint Inquiry Report on 9 / 11 and testimony from 14 key witnesses. The commission's findings and conclusion are yet to come, and this volume does nothing to predict what they may be. But it does constitute a major, basic reference for anyone who is acutely interested in the events, preludes and aftermath of the Sept.
June 30, 1991
Howard Community College will offer courses in word processing, desktop publishing, microcomputer applications and spreadsheets."Introduction to the Personal Computer," a six-hour course, will emphasizethe PC keyboard, basic operating techniques, file organizations and naming conventions.The class will meet from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 6.Other sessions will meet from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. July 9 and 11; 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. July 15 and 17; and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 27.Cost is $95."Introduction to WordPerfect," a 12-hour course focusing on creating, editing and printing documents, will begin July 8.Cost is $150.