May 14, 2006
PATRICK JOSEPH Mc CAFFREY, age 74, of Baltimore, MD, died on Saturday, March 11, 2006. The memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 20, 3:00 P.M. at Druid Hill Park, Latrobe Pavilion (first pavilion on bank of the reservoir; through main entrance to the right). A gathering will follow at Dougherty's Pub, 223 West Chase Street, 4:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Amnesty International.
October 4, 1995
DURING HIS TRIP TO Baltimore, Pope John Paul II will visit "North America's most beautiful church."That's what architectural historian Nikolaus Pevsner called Baltimore's famous downtown cathedral, the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, on Cathedral at Mulberry streets.In his visit Sunday, the pope will receive a private tour of the building, the "mother church" of Catholicism in the nation.Designed by Benjamin Henry Latrobe and constructed beginning in 1806, the basilica was the first Roman Catholic cathedral in the United States.
August 26, 2014
Work has been completed on a multipurpose synthetic turf field in Locust Point that Under Armour is donating to the city. The Baltimore-based sports apparel company, which has headquarters in Locust Point, on Tuesday unveiled Banner Field at Latrobe Park, a donation through Under Armour's WIN Baltimore Initiative to give youth greater access to sports. Under Armour did not disclose the donation amount. Construction of the 89,000-square-foot field started in April and includes a scoreboard, surrounding walk/run path, lighting, tiered seating and parking.
January 21, 1996
Forty-one years ago, championship golfer Arnold Palmer persuaded a young Winifred Walzer to "Come on, walk with me to the next hole."Mr. Palmer's wife, Winnie, tells the story today half talking, half laughing at her husband's "pickup line" during a tournament in eastern Pennsylvania.Today, Winnie and Arnold Palmer are walking into another stage of their lives in a partnership with Lexington Furniture Industries Inc. The furniture company wanted to tap Arnie's popularity and Winnie's background in design to develop a winning line.
May 4, 2003
On April 29, 2003 GERARD JORDAN ALEXANDER, in Latrobe, PA., dear brother of Mania E. Hufnagel, Joseph Conrad Alexander and Theodore S. Alexander, also survived by several nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews. A Memorial Mass will be held on Tuesday May 6, 2003 at 9:30 A.M. in the St. Mary's Catholic Church, Annapolis, MD. Inurnment Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations, in his memory, may be made to your favorite charity. Arrangements by Hardesty Funeral Home P.A.
March 19, 2006
On March 17, 2006 JAMES G. HIPP of Lewes, DE loving husband of the late Mary B. Hipp; loving father of Mary Jo and James R. Hipp. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the GARY L. KAUFMAN FUNERAL HOME AT MEADOWRIDGE MEMORIAL PARK, INC., 7250 Washington Blvd., Elkridge (Exit 6 off Rte. 100) on Monday 4-7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Augustine Roman Catholic Church, 5976 Old Washington Blvd., Elkridge on Tuesday, March 21 at 10 a.m. Interment New Cathedral Cemetery.
January 7, 2004
On January 1, 2004 RUTH, a resident of the Pickersgill Retirement Community Center. A long time resident of Towson, she was born August 16, 1910 in Latrobe, PA to the late John E. Reed and Anna E. Reed (nee Nale). A graduate of Pennsylvania State College she began her teaching career in 1933 in Westmoreland County, PA specializing in Science, Social Studies and History. In 1946 she moved to Towson, accepting a teaching position at the Park School in Brooklandville in the Lower school. In 1955, she transferred to the Upper School teaching History until her retirement in 1975.
June 20, 2013
Two men were shot, one fatally, on opposite sides of Baltimore on Thursday afternoon and evening, police said. A man was shot and killed about 7 p.m. in the Gilmor Homes complex in the 1600 block of Mountmor Court in West Baltimore. He was not immediately identified, and few details were available. Ten days earlier, a 2-year-old boy, Marlo McFadden, was found dead of blunt-force trauma in the same block. Another man was in critical condition last night after being shot several times about 4:30 p.m. in the 800 block of Abbott Court in the Latrobe Homes public housing development in East Baltimore, police said.
November 16, 1997
WEST NEWTON, Pa. -- Standing under the motel marquee, obviously waiting for a friend to arrive, was this man in a western hat, green jacket and blue jeans, lighting a cigarette. He looked as if he had hurried in from herding sheep or else stepped off a movie set. But, no, this was a scene from real life and the same character was still playing himself.It was a chance to again see Bert Rechichar, who always looked and talked tough and, most assuredly, played the same way. He once told Howard "Hopalong" Cassady, a Heisman Trophy winner, after tackling him hard along the sidelines, "Listen, Cassady, this ain't Ohio State.
February 6, 2006
On February 4, 2006 MARYANN PATRICIA PHILLIPS (nee Malik) devoted mother of Teresa Phillips, John Michael Sculla and Lynn Niemyer, dear sister of Rose Lukon and Elizabeth Guerrier of Latrobe, PA, also survived by 5 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Funeral from the family owned Bruzdzinski Funeral Home P.A., 1407 Old Eastern Avenue, Essex at Rt 702, (Beltway Exit 36) on Tuesday at 9:15 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial in Our Lady of Fatima Church, at 10 A.M. Entombment Holly Hill Memorial Gardens.