March 11, 1998
An article in yesterday's editions of The Sun incorrectly reported the name of the Baltimore Association for Retarded Citizens.The Sun regrets the error.Pub Date: 3/11/98
May 30, 2005
GREGORY BOROWIK SOBEL, died April 4, in Massachusetts after a long illness. Memorial Services will be held at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church, 1710 Dulaney Valley Road at 7 P.M. on Friday, June 3. Family suggests donations to the Maryland Trust for Retarded Citizens, Inc., 180 Krider Church Road, Westminster, MD 21158.
May 21, 2007
On May 19, 2007, MICHELLE M. NELSON; beloved daughter of Betty Nelson and the late George Nelson; devoted sister of Beverly Ferguson, George Nelson, Jr., Patricia Fronzoli and Tim Nelson. Visiting at the E. F. Lassahn Funeral Home, P.A., 11750 Belair Road (Kingsville), on Tuesday 7 to 8 P.M. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday at 8 P.M. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Association for Retarded Citizens.
June 7, 2004
On June 2, 2004, RUEIL K.G. RICE JR., beloved son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Rueil K.G. Rice of Baltimore, MD. Dear brother of Barbara Rice Dempsey of Old Greenwich, CT., Thomas J.J. Rice of Doylestown, PA. and the late Dr. Patricia Rice Sandoval of Decatur, IL. Also survived by five nieces. A Graveside Service will be held on Monday, 2 P.M. at Mt. Rose Cemetery, York, PA. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Association for Retarded Citizens or the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
September 8, 1991
When you have an IQ below 30, a nervous system so poorly organized that you cannot chew or swallow, and a vocabulary that's limited to a tongue click, learning can amount to this:Danny lies on a mat, his eyes fixed in a far-off gaze that, to a stranger, looks both sweet and vacant. To his left, a blinking light dances across a twisted filament in a jazzy, helter-skelter pattern that causes visitors to stop and watch with interest.Danny's teacher hopes he will find it interesting, too, and will turn his head to watch.
June 11, 1995
Columbia founder James W. Rouse and his wife, Patty, are being honored with the Association for Retarded Citizens of Howard County's Celebrating Community award for their work with people who have disabilities.The award was announced last week in advance of the group's annual convention, which takes place at Turf Valley Country Club in Ellicott City this weekend. The convention also includes workshops on such subjects as cultural diversity and the history of Medicaid."We want to award them for the work they've done over their life to build an inclusive community," said Carol Beatty, executive director of the county's group.