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By Mary Gail Hare and Mary Gail Hare,Staff Writer | October 29, 1992
Five people were injured, one of them seriously, when a tractor-trailer rig slammed into a car on Route 30 in Melrose last night, sending the car into a pickup truck.Police said the trucker was unable to stop when the car turned from Wentz Road into his path. The impact pushed the Ford Granada, which was struck broadside, into the pickup, which was merging onto Route 30 from Bachman Valley Road.The impact pinned both vehicles against a guard rail.David L. Rohrer, 40, of Hanover, the driver of the tractor-trailer, was headed south on a steep incline when the crash occurred, police said.
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August 25, 2011
This letter is in response to the Towson Times article, "Cockeysville family fights historical designation," in the Aug. 17 edition, regarding the Melrose property. The Landmarks Preservation Commission, which voted Melrose onto the Preliminary Landmarks List, is composed of a variety of professionals, including architects, a representative from the home builders association, architectural preservationists, agriculturalists and others that have been appointed by the County Council and the County Executive.
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By Brian Sullam and Brian Sullam,Staff writer | April 8, 1992
Using fingerprints found on a spent shotgun shell and a cryptic entry in the store log, Maryland State Police charged a Carroll County man Monday in the slaying of Melrose hardware store owner Charles W. Therit Jr.Michael C. Bryson, 25, of Melrose, was charged with murder, armed robbery and theft, police said.Bryson, of no fixed address, was arrested about 6:30 p.m. at his parents' house on East Deep Run Road -- less than a mile from Therit's Deep Run Hardware store.Therit was shot in the face at about 7:30 p.m. March 25 as he was minding his hardware and sporting goods store on Hanover Pike in Melrose.
FEATURES
By Martha Grimes | July 12, 2004
As visitors descend on Baltimore during the summer tourism season, staff writer Larry Bingham offers an occasional look at how the city has been portrayed by writers over the years. Today, an excerpt from Martha Grimes' 1993 mystery novel The Horse You Came In On. Grimes, who graduated from the University of Maryland, taught at the Writing Seminars at the Johns Hopkins University during the 1980s. "Fells Point (Ellen had told him, as he'd set off with his Strangers Guide) was the oldest part of Baltimore, was indeed what Baltimore had really grown out of, and was probably the last working waterfront in the country.
SPORTS
By Knight-Ridder News Service | December 27, 1992
EDMONTON, Alberta -- Robb Stauber, who until losing last week was the only undefeated goaltender in the National Hockey League, long ago missed out on the opportunity to be the only unscarred one.Lack of opportunity, lack of health, the lack of others' confidence seemed destined to deny him a place with the Los Angeles Kings, who after last season left him unprotected in the expansion draft. So low was regard for him among the braintrust in Tampa Bay and Ottawa that Stauber went unchosen.
NEWS
By Darren M. Allen and Darren M. Allen,Staff Writer | September 9, 1992
WESTMINSTER -- The murder trial of the man charged in the slaying of a Melrose hardware store owner will be held outside Carroll County.Michael C. Bryson, charged with first-degree murder and armed robbery in connection with the March 25 shotgun killing of Charles W. Therit, has asked Circuit Judge Luke K. Burns Jr. to move the case because he "cannot have a fair and impartial trial" in Carroll.According to state law, Judge Burns has no choice but to move the trial. Since State's Attorney Thomas E. Hickman is seeking the death penalty, the case must be taken out of Carroll if either Mr. Bryson or Mr. Hickman requests that it be moved.
NEWS
April 18, 1995
FIRE* Melrose: Lineboro responded to a woods fire in the 3400 block of Viewridge Circle at 1:15 p.m. Units were out for one hour.
NEWS
February 9, 1995
FIRE* Manchester: Manchester and Hampstead responded to a fire alarm in a building in the 2300 block of Hanover Pike at 7:27 p.m. Tuesday. Crews were out for 35 minutes.* Melrose: Manchester was dispatched to a kerosene heater fire in the 1900 block of Bachman Valley Road at 6:54 p.m. Tuesday. Crews were out for 30 minutes.
NEWS
January 25, 2004
On January 23, 2004 MAJOR E. SURRETTE JR., of E. Melrose Avenue. On Tuesday, Celebration of Life will be held in Locks F.H., 1302 N. Central Ave., at 5 P.M. The services entrusted to HARI P. CLOSE FUNERAL SERVICE, P.A.., 410-327-3100.
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By Darren M. Allen and Darren M. Allen,Sun Staff Writer | August 6, 1995
Say hello to Erin. Say goodbye to Baltimore's longest heat wave with temperatures of 90 degrees or higher. Probably.Remnants of the hurricane -- which tore across Florida, killing at least four, into Mississippi, then northward -- began affecting the Baltimore region yesterday. And more is to come.The first sign of Erin locally was a band of at-times severe thunderstorms that began yesterday afternoon and that weather forecasters said should end the 25-day streak of above-90 degree temperatures.
NEWS
January 25, 2004
On January 23, 2004 MAJOR E. SURRETTE JR., of E. Melrose Avenue. On Tuesday, Celebration of Life will be held in Locks F.H., 1302 N. Central Ave., at 5 P.M. The services entrusted to HARI P. CLOSE FUNERAL SERVICE, P.A.., 410-327-3100.
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By Mike Farabaugh and Mike Farabaugh,SUN STAFF | September 9, 1999
A Pennsylvania man who was arrested on robbery charges in Baltimore County last week is wanted in connection with a bank robbery in Melrose last month, state police said yesterday.Tfc. William Corun said he sought an arrest warrant against Ronald S. "Buckshot" Baublitz, 28, of Glen Rock in York County after learning that the man had given Baltimore County detectives a written statement saying he robbed Carroll County Bank & Trust Aug. 17.The Carroll County warrant will act as a detainer, Corun said.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | August 18, 1999
An armed bank robber eluded an extensive search on land and from the air by state and local police yesterday after robbing the branch office of Carroll County Bank & Trust in Melrose, a tiny rural community north of Manchester and near the Pennsylvania border.No customers were in the bank and the lone teller was not injured during the 1: 30 p.m. incident, state police said.Tfc. Bill Corun from the state police's Westminster barracks said a man entered the bank and inquired about checking accounts about 1: 30 p.m., then produced a note demanding money.
FEATURES
By Chris Kaltenbach and Chris Kaltenbach,SUN STAFF | December 9, 1996
The parade of beautiful people continues on "Melrose Place," although now the show is borrowing them from its nighttime soap predecessors -- in this case, "Knots Landing.""National Geographic Presents" (8 p.m.-9 p.m., WBAL, Channel 11) -- "Puma, Lion of the Andes" tracks a big cat named Penny through two years of living and raising young in the mountains of South America. NBC."Dangerous Minds" (8 p.m.-9 p.m., WMAR, Channel 2) -- Super-teacher Louanne takes an unpopular stand when she sticks up for a convicted child molester.
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By David Bianculli and David Bianculli,SPECIAL TO THE SUN Staff writer Chris Kaltenbach contributed to this article | November 18, 1996
It's a quiet night, with few programming stunts, and with most of the TV series exactly where you'd expect to find them."Melrose Place" (8 p.m.-9 p.m., WBFF, Channel 45) -- In this week's episode, there are lots of surprising twists revealed regarding the mysterious character of Megan (Kelly Rutherford), who has enticed Michael (Thomas Calabro) to stray from the sex-abstaining Kimberly (Marcia Cross). With this plot, and the one in which Amanda (Heather Locklear) starts flexing her muscles again, "Melrose Place" takes some much-needed steps toward its own recovery.
FEATURES
By Chris Kaltenbach and Chris Kaltenbach,SUN STAFF | October 21, 1996
New characters on "Melrose Place"? I'm shocked."The Jeff Foxworthy Show" (8 p.m.-8: 30 p.m., WBAL, Channel 11) -- Jeff tries to figure out why his dad is so popular with women. Good luck. NBC."Melrose Place" (8 p.m.-9 p.m., WBFF, Channel 45) -- Three new characters show up at what must be Los Angeles' most transient apartment complex: Greg Evigan, as a rehab clinic owner; Kelly Rutherford, as a mystery woman (is there any other kind?); and David Charvet, as somebody's son. Meanwhile, Sydney (Laura Leighton)
FEATURES
By David Zurawik and David Zurawik,Sun Television Critic | September 12, 1995
Laura Leighton, who plays that little trouble-maker Sydney Andrews on Fox's "Melrose Place," gets what amounts to a two-hour plug for the series and her character tonight."
NEWS
August 20, 1995
75 Years Ago* By failing to be present at the proper time, we missed a "scoop" for our news columns on Monday evening when it is said four of our dusky daughters of Eve engaged in a loud discussion of their differences making use of much unprintable oratory, emphasizing their charges and countercharges with their fists. A sudden rainfall acted as a quietus on the combatants and the contest apparently ended in a draw. -- Union Bridge Pilot, Aug. 13, 1920.100 Years Ago* A brief account of a horrible murder, committed in the Manchester district, came to us by telephone yesterday morning.
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