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May 23, 2006
DOROTHY A. MCCOLGAN, 82, of Severn, Maryland, formerly of Wilmington, died on Saturday, May 20, 2006. She was homemaker and a former member of St. John the Beloved. Her husband, James, and her great-granddaughter Zoe, preceded her in death. She is survived by three children; daughter Grace Di Rocco and son Michael, both of Maryland, and a son James of California. She is also survived by two sisters; Norma Young of Wilmington, and Idella Rogers of Lewes, five grandchildren; Amy, Joel, Roxie, Mickey, and Leslie, and two great grandchildren; Rocco and Sophia.
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By JACQUES KELLY and JACQUES KELLY,jacques.kelly@baltsun.com | May 9, 2009
Applause to retired Judge Tom Ward, who is among the organizers of a historical tribute to recall Ireland's Great Hunger, a period between 1845 and 1853 when thousands left the Emerald Isle and sailed for America. "When the Irish government suggested the worldwide memorialization of the Great Hunger, our group, the Irish Railroad Workers Museum, decided to accept the leadership and have a memorial Mass at historic St. Peter the Apostle Church," he told me this week. The Mass is scheduled at 1:30 p.m. May 17 at the church at Poppleton and Hollins streets.
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SPORTS
By Phil Jackman | November 4, 1991
Alberto Salazar lives . . . in the long, lean, swift body of Scottish lass Liz McColgan.Every 10 years or so, a middle distance runner comes along and drives out the hobgoblins of the marathon. Attempting the 26-mile, 385-yard distance for the first time, they expose the race for what it is: a race, no more.All week, leading up to yesterday's New York City Marathon, the words of Salazar echoed down from his 1981 romp in his distance debut as McColgan spoke of her maiden voyage through the five boroughs of Olympus on the Hudson.
NEWS
By MILTON KENT | May 23, 2008
The best physicians are the ones who learn not only to cheat the rules of death, but also how to do it preventively. Theodore Abraham, an associate professor of medicine at Johns Hopkins University, as well as one of the nation's leading cardiologists, has seen more than a few young men and women die from hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, enough to wonder what he could do to help more of them get the better of death, or at least forestall it for a while....
NEWS
By Frank D. Roylance and Frank D. Roylance,SUN REPORTER | October 30, 2006
August T. McColgan Sr., a decorated World War II veteran who went on to handle one of the Army's toughest public relations assignments, died of cancer Thursday at Stella Maris Hospice. The longtime Towson resident was 86. Born in Baltimore, he graduated in 1938 from Mount St. Joseph High School. He joined the 5th Regiment of the Maryland National Guard in 1935 while still in school. When the Guard was called into federal service in 1941, he was assigned to train soldiers at Fort A.P. Hill in Virginia.
NEWS
April 11, 2003
On April 8, 2003, CLARENCE BERNARD (BC) BURKE; beloved husband of Rita A. (nee Durkan); devoted father of Dennis Burke and his wife Sharon and Donna Burke McColgan and her husband Brian; loving grandfather of Adam and Jason Burke and Hunter and Morgan McColgan; dear brother of Nicholas Burke and his wife Matilda. Also survived by many loving family and friends. Friends may call at the family owned Leonard J. Ruck, Inc. Funeral Home, 5305 Harford Road (at Echodale), on Thursday and Friday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, 10 A.M. at St. Anthony of Padua Church.
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By Phyllis Brill and Phyllis Brill,Staff Writer | April 13, 1992
Sue McColgan was raped by a stranger more than 17 years ago. She has survived the trauma, she says, not by trying to forget it but by talking about it. That's the real solution to getting on with your life, she says."
FEATURES
By Phyllis Brill and Phyllis Brill,Staff Writer | April 13, 1992
Sue McColgan was raped by a stranger more than 17 years ago. She has survived the trauma, she says, not by trying to forget it but by talking about it. That's the real solution to getting on with your life, she says."
NEWS
By VICKI WELLFORD | March 15, 1994
Do you enjoy walking in the outdoors, discovering new areas and making new friends? Then come walk with the Chesapeake Bay Country Wanderers.The group will hold a dinner meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at Perry's Restaurant, Route 175 in Odenton.Call Ron Bowers at 551-6396 between 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. for additional information.*The Retired Officers Wives' Club will hold its annual spring dance from 6:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. April 23 at the Fort Meade Officers Club. For information and reservations, call Norma Thompson at 410-987-4868.
NEWS
By JACQUES KELLY and JACQUES KELLY,jacques.kelly@baltsun.com | May 9, 2009
Applause to retired Judge Tom Ward, who is among the organizers of a historical tribute to recall Ireland's Great Hunger, a period between 1845 and 1853 when thousands left the Emerald Isle and sailed for America. "When the Irish government suggested the worldwide memorialization of the Great Hunger, our group, the Irish Railroad Workers Museum, decided to accept the leadership and have a memorial Mass at historic St. Peter the Apostle Church," he told me this week. The Mass is scheduled at 1:30 p.m. May 17 at the church at Poppleton and Hollins streets.
NEWS
By Frank D. Roylance and Frank D. Roylance,SUN REPORTER | October 30, 2006
August T. McColgan Sr., a decorated World War II veteran who went on to handle one of the Army's toughest public relations assignments, died of cancer Thursday at Stella Maris Hospice. The longtime Towson resident was 86. Born in Baltimore, he graduated in 1938 from Mount St. Joseph High School. He joined the 5th Regiment of the Maryland National Guard in 1935 while still in school. When the Guard was called into federal service in 1941, he was assigned to train soldiers at Fort A.P. Hill in Virginia.
NEWS
May 23, 2006
DOROTHY A. MCCOLGAN, 82, of Severn, Maryland, formerly of Wilmington, died on Saturday, May 20, 2006. She was homemaker and a former member of St. John the Beloved. Her husband, James, and her great-granddaughter Zoe, preceded her in death. She is survived by three children; daughter Grace Di Rocco and son Michael, both of Maryland, and a son James of California. She is also survived by two sisters; Norma Young of Wilmington, and Idella Rogers of Lewes, five grandchildren; Amy, Joel, Roxie, Mickey, and Leslie, and two great grandchildren; Rocco and Sophia.
NEWS
April 11, 2003
On April 8, 2003, CLARENCE BERNARD (BC) BURKE; beloved husband of Rita A. (nee Durkan); devoted father of Dennis Burke and his wife Sharon and Donna Burke McColgan and her husband Brian; loving grandfather of Adam and Jason Burke and Hunter and Morgan McColgan; dear brother of Nicholas Burke and his wife Matilda. Also survived by many loving family and friends. Friends may call at the family owned Leonard J. Ruck, Inc. Funeral Home, 5305 Harford Road (at Echodale), on Thursday and Friday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, 10 A.M. at St. Anthony of Padua Church.
FEATURES
By J. Wynn Rousuck and J. Wynn Rousuck,SUN THEATER CRITIC | November 29, 1998
Riverdance" seems to have been around forever - especially in public television fund-raisers.In fact, the hit show is only 4 years old, and Tuesday's opening at the Lyric Opera House will mark its first-ever visit to Baltimore - reason enough to provide a primer on the Irish dance extravaganza.First, however, a few words on the show's megahit status.Kevin McCormack, dance captain of the company coming to the Lyric, has been with "Riverdance" since its earliest incarnation in 1994. He admits its success took him somewhat by surprise.
NEWS
By VICKI WELLFORD | March 15, 1994
Do you enjoy walking in the outdoors, discovering new areas and making new friends? Then come walk with the Chesapeake Bay Country Wanderers.The group will hold a dinner meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at Perry's Restaurant, Route 175 in Odenton.Call Ron Bowers at 551-6396 between 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. for additional information.*The Retired Officers Wives' Club will hold its annual spring dance from 6:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. April 23 at the Fort Meade Officers Club. For information and reservations, call Norma Thompson at 410-987-4868.
FEATURES
By Phyllis Brill and Phyllis Brill,Staff Writer | April 13, 1992
Sue McColgan was raped by a stranger more than 17 years ago. She has survived the trauma, she says, not by trying to forget it but by talking about it. That's the real solution to getting on with your life, she says."
NEWS
By MILTON KENT | May 23, 2008
The best physicians are the ones who learn not only to cheat the rules of death, but also how to do it preventively. Theodore Abraham, an associate professor of medicine at Johns Hopkins University, as well as one of the nation's leading cardiologists, has seen more than a few young men and women die from hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, enough to wonder what he could do to help more of them get the better of death, or at least forestall it for a while....
FEATURES
By J. Wynn Rousuck and J. Wynn Rousuck,SUN THEATER CRITIC | November 29, 1998
Riverdance" seems to have been around forever - especially in public television fund-raisers.In fact, the hit show is only 4 years old, and Tuesday's opening at the Lyric Opera House will mark its first-ever visit to Baltimore - reason enough to provide a primer on the Irish dance extravaganza.First, however, a few words on the show's megahit status.Kevin McCormack, dance captain of the company coming to the Lyric, has been with "Riverdance" since its earliest incarnation in 1994. He admits its success took him somewhat by surprise.
FEATURES
By Phyllis Brill and Phyllis Brill,Staff Writer | April 13, 1992
Sue McColgan was raped by a stranger more than 17 years ago. She has survived the trauma, she says, not by trying to forget it but by talking about it. That's the real solution to getting on with your life, she says."
SPORTS
By Phil Jackman | November 4, 1991
Alberto Salazar lives . . . in the long, lean, swift body of Scottish lass Liz McColgan.Every 10 years or so, a middle distance runner comes along and drives out the hobgoblins of the marathon. Attempting the 26-mile, 385-yard distance for the first time, they expose the race for what it is: a race, no more.All week, leading up to yesterday's New York City Marathon, the words of Salazar echoed down from his 1981 romp in his distance debut as McColgan spoke of her maiden voyage through the five boroughs of Olympus on the Hudson.
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