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By Jamie Smith Hopkins, The Baltimore Sun | March 12, 2012
A Lanham-based company warned state regulators Monday that it could lay off more than 100 employees if a federal contract isn't renewed this spring. But officials at Science Systems and Applications Inc. emphasized that even if the company doesn't come out on top in the contract competition, employees could end up doing the same work for the winning firm. "More than likely, whoever wins the contract is going to be picking up the staff," said Anoop Mehta, chief financial officer at SSAI.
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By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | June 21, 2013
A Lanham motorist injured Thursday in a three-vehicle accident on Interstate 95 South that shut down all southbound lanes for about five hours has died from his injuries, Maryland State Police said Friday. Police at the Golden Ring Barrack said preliminary investigation shows that Loran Hector, 50, was driving a Toyota Corolla on southbound I-95 when his vehicle either slowed or stopped in a travel lane. A Freightliner tractor trailer driving behind was unable to avoid the car and struck it, police said.
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NEWS
November 12, 2004
On November 10, 2004, FRANK E. LANHAM, SR.; beloved husband of Eileen M. Lanham; devoted father of Bobbie Kostos and her husband Charles, Deborah Lanham, Frank Lanham and his wife Mindy; loving grandfather of Devin, Kelley and Josh. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday at 11:30 A.M., at Meadowridge Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Joseph Richey Hospice, 828 N. Eutaw Street, Baltimore, MD 21201.
BUSINESS
By Lorraine Mirabella, The Baltimore Sun | March 20, 2013
Lanham-based veterans group Amvets has been awarded a $250,000 grant to bring veterans' job services to 20 new markets around the country. The grant comes from the Call of Duty Endowment, which provides grants to groups that find jobs for veterans. Amvets expects to open career centers in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Iowa, California, Florida, Missouri and Tennessee. The unemployment rate for veterans improved overall in 2012 to 7 percent, according to a U.S. Labor Department annual report released Wednesday.
NEWS
August 2, 2007
On July 30, 2007, EILEEN M. LANHAM of Ellicott City, MD. Devoted wife of the late Frank Lanham, Sr. She is survived by her beloved children, Bobbie and her husband Charlie Kostos, Deborah Lanham and Ed Ney, Frank and Mindy Lanham; she is also survived by her loving grandchildren, Devin Carlson, Kelley and Josh Lanham. She was preceded in death by her beloved sister, Dorothy Ackerman. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service at the GARY L. KAUFMAN FUNERAL HOME AT MEADOWRIDGE MEMORIAL PARK, INC., 7250 Washington Boulevard, Elkridge.
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By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | June 21, 2013
A Lanham motorist injured Thursday in a three-vehicle accident on Interstate 95 South that shut down all southbound lanes for about five hours has died from his injuries, Maryland State Police said Friday. Police at the Golden Ring Barrack said preliminary investigation shows that Loran Hector, 50, was driving a Toyota Corolla on southbound I-95 when his vehicle either slowed or stopped in a travel lane. A Freightliner tractor trailer driving behind was unable to avoid the car and struck it, police said.
BUSINESS
By Steve Kilar, The Baltimore Sun | November 2, 2012
A San Diego-based national security contractor may eliminate up to 125 jobs at its Prince George's County operation, the state announced Friday. A San Diego-based defense and security contractor may eliminate up to 125 jobs at its Prince George's County operation, the state announced Friday. Layoffs at the Lanham office of Kratos Defense and Security Solutions Inc. could begin as early as December 30, according to a statement from the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation.
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December 19, 2012
A Russett home was robbed Tuesday after the resident was approached outside by a man with a gun, Anne Arundel County Police said. Police said the Russett resident was reaching into his car outside his home around 10:40 p.m. in the 3500 block of Marcey Creek Road, when a maroon Honda Civic stopped in the road. He told police that a man with a gun got out of the car and approached him, asking for money. When the victim said he didn't have money, the man who approached him then rummaged through the victim's car and then went inside the victim's home, stealing money.
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By TaNoah Morgan and TaNoah Morgan,SUN STAFF | July 11, 1997
The body of a Lanham man who was shot in the head two weeks ago was found Tuesday off U.S. 50 in Davidsonville by a highway mowing crew, state police said yesterday.The body of Eddie L. McKennelly, 21, of the 9100 block of Rolling View Drive was found about 20 feet from the U.S. 50 ramp onto Davidsonville Road.Police were investigating. They had not determined whether McKennelly was killed at the scene or whether his body was dumped there.Anyone with information should call state police at 410-761-5130.
NEWS
October 24, 2000
A 44-year-old Lanham woman died yesterday after her car rear-ended a tractor-trailer that had been forced to stop on Interstate 95 in Jessup because of an earlier accident, police said. Beldora Pieters of the 5600 block of Haddon Drive was southbound on I-95, south of Route 175, when her 1991 Toyota Camry crashed into a 1986 Great Dane tractor-trailer about 3:15 a.m., state police said. She was pronounced dead at the scene. The tractor-trailer had stopped because traffic was backed up from an accident farther south on the highway, at I-95 and Route 32, police said.
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December 19, 2012
A Russett home was robbed Tuesday after the resident was approached outside by a man with a gun, Anne Arundel County Police said. Police said the Russett resident was reaching into his car outside his home around 10:40 p.m. in the 3500 block of Marcey Creek Road, when a maroon Honda Civic stopped in the road. He told police that a man with a gun got out of the car and approached him, asking for money. When the victim said he didn't have money, the man who approached him then rummaged through the victim's car and then went inside the victim's home, stealing money.
BUSINESS
By Steve Kilar, The Baltimore Sun | November 2, 2012
A San Diego-based national security contractor may eliminate up to 125 jobs at its Prince George's County operation, the state announced Friday. A San Diego-based defense and security contractor may eliminate up to 125 jobs at its Prince George's County operation, the state announced Friday. Layoffs at the Lanham office of Kratos Defense and Security Solutions Inc. could begin as early as December 30, according to a statement from the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation.
ENTERTAINMENT
By Jaclyn Peiser | June 5, 2012
Oxygen's second season of “The Glee Project,” which premieres at 10 tonight (June 5), features a unique and talented Maryland native with a powerful story. Lanham's Mario Arnauz Bonds, 24, identifies himself as a, singer, songwriter, actor and dancer. But one thing that sets him apart is that he was born with Morning Glory Syndrome, which, at the age of 9, caused him to go completely blind. Mario does not allow his disability to hold him back from the competition. We talked with Mario via email about the people who inspired him, his love for performing and how his blindness has actually helped his musicality.
BUSINESS
By Scott Dance, The Baltimore Sun | March 26, 2012
NASA awarded a contract Monday to Science Systems and Applications Inc. to help observe the atmosphere and the sun. The job is worth up to $103 million for the Lanham-based company. Science Systems will design and maintain technology orbiting the Earth to monitor atmospheric and solar conditions. It will also help NASA's earth science division perform satellite missions, prepare research proposals and support software engineering. The work will be performed at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt from April 1 through April 30, 2017.
NEWS
By Jamie Smith Hopkins, The Baltimore Sun | March 12, 2012
A Lanham-based company warned state regulators Monday that it could lay off more than 100 employees if a federal contract isn't renewed this spring. But officials at Science Systems and Applications Inc. emphasized that even if the company doesn't come out on top in the contract competition, employees could end up doing the same work for the winning firm. "More than likely, whoever wins the contract is going to be picking up the staff," said Anoop Mehta, chief financial officer at SSAI.
BUSINESS
By Liz F. Kay | March 22, 2011
If you have questions about filing your taxes, the Internal Revenue Service is ready to help. You could call the IRS   , but if you'd like to talk to someone in person and can't make it during business hours, three Taxpayer Assistance Centers at local IRS offices in Baltimore, Wheaton and Lanham will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 26. Here are the addresses of the participating locations: Baltimore: ...
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By JUSTIN FENTON and JUSTIN FENTON,SUN REPORTER | July 4, 2006
Richard A. Lanham Sr., the former head of the state corrections system who quietly took the reins of the Harford County jail in 2004, is stepping down, citing personal reasons. Lanham's departure comes at a critical moment for the county sheriff's office because a number of high-ranking deputies who oversee jail and courthouse operations have stepped down in recent months. Sheriff R. Thomas Golding, who is not seeking to keep his position in the fall election, said he will hold the positions open and allow the new sheriff to select replacements.
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By Paul West and Paul West,paul.west@baltsun.com | January 3, 2009
LANHAM - At a production studio in suburban Maryland, a worker is applying glitter to a replica of the Liberty Bell - part of the Pennsylvania float in this month's inaugural parade - when Earl Hargrove strolls in. He's carrying a toy bugle in one hand and wearing a huge grin on his face. More than most people, Hargrove loves a parade. Barack Obama has promised to bring change to Washington, but when the inaugural committee hired Hargrove Inc. to orchestrate events around his swearing-in, it instead chose experience.
NEWS
October 19, 2008
On October 15, 2008, LEONARD J. HUDLICKA; beloved husband of the late Rita M. Hudlicka; devoted father of Michael Hudlicka and Cindy Lanham; loving brother of Joseph Hudlicka and Lorraine Macek; dear grandfather of Shane and Jessica Lanham and Danielle Serio. No viewing or memorial service will be held. Donations to the Gilchrist Hospice Care may be made in his honor.
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