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By Knight-Ridder News Service | July 5, 1995
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. -- A thin, beautiful model dies under mysterious circumstances, and the questions begin.Could the blast of bronchial spray she inhaled have killed her? Eating disorders? Drug use?Broward County, Fla.'s medical examiner, Joshua Perper, doesn't know yet what killed Krissy Taylor on the brink of supermodel status, although preliminary autopsy results point to heart failure.But doctors and pharmacists say Primatene Mist, the asthma inhalant she used about two hours before her death, can cause rapid heartbeat which, in combination with other medical conditions, could kill an otherwise healthy young girl.
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February 4, 2010
Morgan State signed 22 players to national letters of intent Wednesday, including Jordan Brooks, a transfer from Rutgers: Player Pos. Hometown Nicholas Harris OT Eden Prairie, Minn. Jerome June DE Waldorf Jordan Brooks RB Germantown Charles Sanderson OG Birmingham, Ala. Robert Hayes OT Memphis, Tenn. Tyrone Hendrix WR Tampa Bay, Fla. Robert Preston WR Brandywine Andre Nelson ATH Mortow, Pa. Tavarus Dantzler LB Homestead, Fla. Mike Dozier DT Homestead, Fla. Mike Bogdanovich LB Santa Rosa JC Jerel Coles WR Upper Marlboro Dominick Bryan LB Marimar, Fla. Stephen Blissett LB Pembroke Pines, Fla. Yusef Dosu WR Oroville, Calif.
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By Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel | July 21, 1993
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Bobby Kent and Martin Puccio Jr. grew up together, went to school together, lifted weights together, were even arrested for prowling together.But Mr. Puccio began to feel angry over long-simmering tensions between the two and plotted to kill his best friend, detectives said.Yesterday, Mr. Puccio, the last of five suspects wanted in the murder of Mr. Kent, surrendered to the Broward County Sheriff's Office.Mr. Puccio, 20, of Hollywood, was charged in the stabbing and beating death July 14 of Mr. Kent, 20, on a desolate stretch of road in far west Broward County.
NEWS
August 26, 2007
EARL J. BALLMAN, 81, of Pembroke Pines, FL. A resident since 1999, died August 24, 2007. A 1944 graduate of Elder High School, Cincinnati, Ohio. Relocated to Baltimore, MD where he was Past Grand Knight of Woodlawn Knights of Columbus and owner of Standard Office Systems. Pre-deceased by parents Joseph and Minnie (Schloemer) and sister Marian Noth. Survived by his loving wife Florine; daughter Donna M. Ballman; son-in-law Ben Wesley and grandchildren Madeline and Amelia Wesley. Visitation Monday, August 27, from 10:30 - 11:30am at the funeral home.
NEWS
October 30, 1990
Services for Phyllis Marcella Kilby-Bailey, a Baltimore native who was an assistant state's attorney in Dade County, Fla., will be held at 11:30 a.m. today at the Wayland Baptist Church, 3200 Garrison Blvd.Mrs. Kilby-Bailey, who was 35 and had spent the last six years in Pembroke, Fla., died Thursday of lupus at a Miami hospital.Before becoming an assistant state's attorney five years ago, she worked for the firm of Mitchell and Lee in Baltimore.The former Phyllis Marcella Kilby graduated from Milford Mill High School, the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Maryland law school.
NEWS
August 26, 2007
EARL J. BALLMAN, 81, of Pembroke Pines, FL. A resident since 1999, died August 24, 2007. A 1944 graduate of Elder High School, Cincinnati, Ohio. Relocated to Baltimore, MD where he was Past Grand Knight of Woodlawn Knights of Columbus and owner of Standard Office Systems. Pre-deceased by parents Joseph and Minnie (Schloemer) and sister Marian Noth. Survived by his loving wife Florine; daughter Donna M. Ballman; son-in-law Ben Wesley and grandchildren Madeline and Amelia Wesley. Visitation Monday, August 27, from 10:30 - 11:30am at the funeral home.
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By Knight-Ridder Newspapers | April 27, 1993
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. -- Two jittery robbers armed with semiautomatic handguns burst into a Pembroke Pines house full of children.All they got was a safe full of pennies, some doll jewelry and Christmas decorations -- and the scolding of their lives from a protective grandmother.The men posed as flower deliverymen with daisies for Patricia Marshall's daughter.But when Ms. Marshall opened the door of her home, one of the men pointed a gun in her face. They forced her inside, ordering her and her five grandchildren to be quiet.
NEWS
August 7, 2004
William A. Bragg, founder and president of Bragg Graphics, died of cancer July 31 at a nursing home in Pembroke Pines, Fla. He was 79. Mr. Bragg was born in Baltimore and raised in Catonsville. He was a 1942 graduate of St. Paul's School for Boys and enlisted in the Navy in 1943. He served as a supply officer aboard the USS Blair, a destroyer, until being discharged in 1947. After earning a degree from the University of Maryland, he worked for Baltimore Business Forms Inc. In 1970, he started Bragg Graphics, which designed business forms.
SPORTS
February 4, 2010
Morgan State signed 22 players to national letters of intent Wednesday, including Jordan Brooks, a transfer from Rutgers: Player Pos. Hometown Nicholas Harris OT Eden Prairie, Minn. Jerome June DE Waldorf Jordan Brooks RB Germantown Charles Sanderson OG Birmingham, Ala. Robert Hayes OT Memphis, Tenn. Tyrone Hendrix WR Tampa Bay, Fla. Robert Preston WR Brandywine Andre Nelson ATH Mortow, Pa. Tavarus Dantzler LB Homestead, Fla. Mike Dozier DT Homestead, Fla. Mike Bogdanovich LB Santa Rosa JC Jerel Coles WR Upper Marlboro Dominick Bryan LB Marimar, Fla. Stephen Blissett LB Pembroke Pines, Fla. Yusef Dosu WR Oroville, Calif.
NEWS
April 14, 2004
Charles William Spangler Sr., a retired Martin-Marietta Corp. vice president, died April 7 of complications from Alzheimer's disease at a nursing home in Daytona Beach Shores, Fla. The former Rodgers Forge resident was 82. Born in Ridgeley, W.Va., he earned a degree from Albright College in Reading, Pa., where he played basketball and football. He served in the Army during World War II. After the war, he took a personnel job with the old Glenn L. Martin Co. aircraft factory in Middle River.
BUSINESS
By KNIGHT RIDDER/TRIBUNE | November 10, 2004
WASHINGTON - Six companies that claimed their products enabled consumers to shed pounds and inches without the need for exercise or dieting are being sued by the Federal Trade Commission, the agency announced yesterday. The actions, filed in federal district courts, are part of a FTC legal and educational initiative aimed at the weight-loss industry and called Operation Big Fat Lie. The FTC has won temporary restraining orders against two of the companies - Femina Inc. of Pembroke Pines, Fla., and AVS Marketing Inc. of Thomson, Ill. - barring them from making false claims in ads for any of their weight-loss products.
NEWS
August 7, 2004
William A. Bragg, founder and president of Bragg Graphics, died of cancer July 31 at a nursing home in Pembroke Pines, Fla. He was 79. Mr. Bragg was born in Baltimore and raised in Catonsville. He was a 1942 graduate of St. Paul's School for Boys and enlisted in the Navy in 1943. He served as a supply officer aboard the USS Blair, a destroyer, until being discharged in 1947. After earning a degree from the University of Maryland, he worked for Baltimore Business Forms Inc. In 1970, he started Bragg Graphics, which designed business forms.
NEWS
April 14, 2004
Charles William Spangler Sr., a retired Martin-Marietta Corp. vice president, died April 7 of complications from Alzheimer's disease at a nursing home in Daytona Beach Shores, Fla. The former Rodgers Forge resident was 82. Born in Ridgeley, W.Va., he earned a degree from Albright College in Reading, Pa., where he played basketball and football. He served in the Army during World War II. After the war, he took a personnel job with the old Glenn L. Martin Co. aircraft factory in Middle River.
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By SOUTH FLORIDA SUN-SENTINEL | November 23, 2001
A statewide grand jury has indicted seven South Florida driver's license examiners, alleging they accepted bribes to provide unqualified people with licenses and identification cards - and then entered the information into a state database, state prosecutors said. On Tuesday, the Florida Highway Patrol arrested Maria C. Del Guidice, 46, of Pembroke Pines; Maritiza M. Fernandez, 40, of Virginia Gardens; Tyrone Gilchrist, 33, of Miami; Jose Nuqez, 43, of Pembroke Pines; Ana R. Sosa, 30 of Miami; and Audrey Hines Williams, 36, of Opa-Locka.
NEWS
By Knight-Ridder News Service | July 5, 1995
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. -- A thin, beautiful model dies under mysterious circumstances, and the questions begin.Could the blast of bronchial spray she inhaled have killed her? Eating disorders? Drug use?Broward County, Fla.'s medical examiner, Joshua Perper, doesn't know yet what killed Krissy Taylor on the brink of supermodel status, although preliminary autopsy results point to heart failure.But doctors and pharmacists say Primatene Mist, the asthma inhalant she used about two hours before her death, can cause rapid heartbeat which, in combination with other medical conditions, could kill an otherwise healthy young girl.
NEWS
By Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel | July 21, 1993
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Bobby Kent and Martin Puccio Jr. grew up together, went to school together, lifted weights together, were even arrested for prowling together.But Mr. Puccio began to feel angry over long-simmering tensions between the two and plotted to kill his best friend, detectives said.Yesterday, Mr. Puccio, the last of five suspects wanted in the murder of Mr. Kent, surrendered to the Broward County Sheriff's Office.Mr. Puccio, 20, of Hollywood, was charged in the stabbing and beating death July 14 of Mr. Kent, 20, on a desolate stretch of road in far west Broward County.
NEWS
By SOUTH FLORIDA SUN-SENTINEL | November 23, 2001
A statewide grand jury has indicted seven South Florida driver's license examiners, alleging they accepted bribes to provide unqualified people with licenses and identification cards - and then entered the information into a state database, state prosecutors said. On Tuesday, the Florida Highway Patrol arrested Maria C. Del Guidice, 46, of Pembroke Pines; Maritiza M. Fernandez, 40, of Virginia Gardens; Tyrone Gilchrist, 33, of Miami; Jose Nuqez, 43, of Pembroke Pines; Ana R. Sosa, 30 of Miami; and Audrey Hines Williams, 36, of Opa-Locka.
BUSINESS
By KNIGHT RIDDER/TRIBUNE | November 10, 2004
WASHINGTON - Six companies that claimed their products enabled consumers to shed pounds and inches without the need for exercise or dieting are being sued by the Federal Trade Commission, the agency announced yesterday. The actions, filed in federal district courts, are part of a FTC legal and educational initiative aimed at the weight-loss industry and called Operation Big Fat Lie. The FTC has won temporary restraining orders against two of the companies - Femina Inc. of Pembroke Pines, Fla., and AVS Marketing Inc. of Thomson, Ill. - barring them from making false claims in ads for any of their weight-loss products.
NEWS
By Knight-Ridder Newspapers | April 27, 1993
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. -- Two jittery robbers armed with semiautomatic handguns burst into a Pembroke Pines house full of children.All they got was a safe full of pennies, some doll jewelry and Christmas decorations -- and the scolding of their lives from a protective grandmother.The men posed as flower deliverymen with daisies for Patricia Marshall's daughter.But when Ms. Marshall opened the door of her home, one of the men pointed a gun in her face. They forced her inside, ordering her and her five grandchildren to be quiet.
NEWS
October 30, 1990
Services for Phyllis Marcella Kilby-Bailey, a Baltimore native who was an assistant state's attorney in Dade County, Fla., will be held at 11:30 a.m. today at the Wayland Baptist Church, 3200 Garrison Blvd.Mrs. Kilby-Bailey, who was 35 and had spent the last six years in Pembroke, Fla., died Thursday of lupus at a Miami hospital.Before becoming an assistant state's attorney five years ago, she worked for the firm of Mitchell and Lee in Baltimore.The former Phyllis Marcella Kilby graduated from Milford Mill High School, the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Maryland law school.
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