May 7, 2008
Sometime between parting with $80 for dubious pantry staples, discovering the scent of baking cat food to be something less than potpourri and nursing a blister earned trying to carve pounds of kibble into kitten-sized morsels, it sunk in: I'm a buyer, not a maker, of pet food. And that's not even counting the kitty's disparaging review of my labors on his behalf. Yet after a number of dogs and cats died last year from contaminated commercial pet food, more animal owners are consulting cookbooks, scouring the Internet for tips, investing in odd ingredients and devoting hours of free time, all to serve their furry companions homemade casseroles, soups and stews.
September 30, 2007
Sykesville and Carroll County officials are planning to hire a project manager to oversee the business redevelopment of the $11 million Warfield Complex, hoping to increase the industrial tax base in the region while preserving historic buildings on the former grounds of Springfield Hospital Center. The combined public-private Warfield Development Corp. will hire a developer or develop in chunks a business park at the 96-acre complex, which includes 12 historic buildings and five additional parcels that will be built, said Brad Rees, president of the nine-member Warfield Development Corp.
December 24, 2006
On December 21, 2006 DOUGLAS STUART REES, beloved father of Joshua Rees and his wife Heather and Seth Rees, son of the late Rev. David and Regina Rees, grandfather of Garrett Rees, brother of Rev. Dr. David Rees, Ann Holland, Dr. Thomas Rees and Linda Beam. He was preceded in death by Jennifer Rees, the mother Joshua and Seth Rees. A Memorial Service will be announced at a later date. Contributions may be made in his memory to: The Salvation Army, Adult Rehabilitation Center, 2700 W. Patapsco Ave., Baltimore, MD 21230-2702.
December 19, 2006
On December 18, 2006, KENNARD G. LANG, JR., of Eldersburg, beloved husband of Edith S. (nee Sheckells) Lang, father of Patricia L. Rees and her husband William and Kennard G. Lang, III and his wife Edith; grandfather of Emily, Tyler and Luke Rees and Elisabeth, Nathan and Karalynn Lang; brother of the late James Leslie Lang. Services from the ELINE FUNERAL HOME, 11824 Reisterstown Road (at Franklin Boulevard) on Thursday at 1:30 P.M. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. Friends may call on Wednesday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Those desiring may make contributions to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Philip Merrill Environmental Center, 6 Herdon Avenue, Annapolis, MD, 21403 or www.cbf.
March 24, 2006
On Wednesday, March 22, 2006, HELEN J. ROMAN (NEE Jaffe); loving wife of the late Dr. Paul W. Roman; beloved mother of Sheila Rees, Ellen Rothschild and Arnold Roman; devoted mother-in-law of Tom Rees, Bruce Rothschild and Tanya Leah Roman; beloved sister of Reba Saval of Baltimore and the late Harry Jaffe; loving grandmother of Daniel Rees, Emily and Laura Rothschild. Services at SOL LEVINSON AND BROS, INC, 8900 Reisterstown, Road at Mount Wilson Lane on Friday March 24 at 10 A.M. Interment Moses Montefiore-Woodmoor Hebrew Congregation Cemetery, 3901 Washington Blvd.
October 27, 2005
On Friday, October 21, 2005, RUTH ANNA SHATTUCK, 79, passed away at her home in Laurel, DE; wife of the late Arthur E. Shattuck; daughter to the late Francis G. Zeckman and Ida M. Straub Zeckman; sister to the late Helen Chambers; she is survived by her son, Steven Mark Shattuck of Selbyville, DE; daughter Bonita Ann Shattuck Rees of Baldwin, MD; grandchildren Michael David Rees of Austin, TX, Keleigh Elizabeth Rees Wetherill of Fallston, MD, Paige Rees...