April 22, 2009
Each Tuesday online in the Toy Department, veteran Sun sportswriter Mike Klingaman tracks down a former local sports figure and lets you know what's going on in his or her life in a segment called "Catching Up With ..." He was a first-round draft pick in 1971, a rugged tailback from North Carolina who looked a little like Robert Redford and ran a lot like Tom Matte. For the next 11 years, Don McCauley would serve the Baltimore Colts as an unassuming role player with a strong work ethic and a me-last mind-set.
March 7, 2009
Robert Lee Murphy hailed a cab in Frederick and killed the driver when they arrived in Baltimore, police say. Murphy, 22, of the 200 block of Douglas Court, was charged yesterday with first-degree murder in the death of Stephen Mauk, 47, a driver for Yellow Cab of Frederick, who was dispatched to pick up passengers in his minivan and was never heard from again. Police said Mauk was shot once in the head Jan. 26 while sitting in the driver's seat in the 200 block of N. Bond St., one block away from Murphy's residence in Douglass Homes.
December 30, 2008
Ben McCauley had 16 points and host North Carolina State got a key defensive stop in the final seconds to hold off Loyola, 62-60, last night. Courtney Fells added 11 points for the Wolfpack (8-2), which twice blew double-digit leads before finally bouncing back from last week's last-second loss to Marquette. N.C. State led by 14 points in the opening minutes and by 16 with 8 1/2 minutes left before surviving a tense final few minutes for the win. Marquis Sullivan (Archbishop Spalding)
December 27, 2007
On December 22, 2007, Mr. RONALD. Visitation 2140 N. Fulton Avenue, Thursday, 3-8 P.M. Family will receive friends Friday at Ebenezer AME Church, 20 W. Montgomery Street at 10:30 A.M. Funeral to follow at 11 A.M.
March 31, 2007
Bambi Lynn "Bam-Bam" McCauley, a longtime bartender, died of breast cancer March 20 at Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care. She was 47. Ms. McCauley was born in Peoria, Ill., the daughter of a Navy test pilot. She spent her early years on several military bases before moving to Columbia with her family. She was a 1977 graduate of Wilde Lake High School and earned a bachelor's degree in business from the University of Maryland, College Park in 1982. Ms. McCauley worked in computer sales before becoming a bartender.
January 28, 2007
As reported Jan. 26, 1887, in The Sun : Some excitement was occasioned in Ellicott City this evening by a strike of the coopers engaged in the shops of Mr. Wm. T. McCauley, at Ellicott City, and also of those employed by Mr. Jackson Isaacs whose shops are about one mile from this place. The coopers demanded an advance of two cents, and a delegation was appointed by the union to state their decision to the proprietors. Mr. McCauley refused to meet their demands , whereupon the men laid down their tools and left the shops.