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By Steve Kilar, The Baltimore Sun | February 18, 2012
A Parkville man has been arrested and charged with the shooting death of an East Baltimore man that took place early Saturday morning in Rossville, police said. Maurice Garnett White, 32, of the 8500 block of Dempster Court in Parkville has been charged with the first-degree murder of Erwin Lee Whaley, 35, of the 3400 block of Mayfield Ave. in Belair-Edison, according to a statement Saturday evening from Lt. Robert McCullough, a spokesman for Baltimore County Police. Around 2 a.m. police and fire officers responded to an apartment on Maidstone Court, where Whaley was found with at least one gunshot wound.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | August 27, 2014
An 18-year-old motorcyclist was killed after leaving the road and striking a light pole in Nottingham Wednesday, police said. Police identified the motorcyclist as John Adam Corvin Jr., of the 2100 block of Taylor Ave., in Parkville. Corvin had been driving east on Rossville Boulevard approaching Rolling View Avenue just after 12:30 p.m., when he lost control of his 1999 Suzuki 650 and crashed into the pole, police said. He was declared dead at the scene. Baltimore County Police Crash Team is investigating.
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March 21, 1993
Mldred V. Hoffmeister, who had been active in the Rossville and Rosedale communities, died Wednesday at Keswick of complications of Alzheimer's disease. She was 86.Mrs. Hoffmeister, a resident of the Rossville area for many years, was a former president of the Rosedale Woman's Club, a member of the Rosedale Recreation Council, a Red Cross volunteer during World War II and a member of the Women's Guild at Zion Evangelical Lutheran United Church of Christ.The former Mildred V. Seltzer was a native of Baltimore and a 1925 graduate of Eastern High School.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | August 20, 2012
A Baltimore County utility crew repairing a sewer drain in Rossville struck a natural gas line Monday morning, which led emergency responders to seal off the area and close the westbound lane of Route 40, according to a Baltimore County police and fire spokeswoman. About 10 a.m., a crew with the Baltimore County Bureau of Utilities was repairing an 8-inch-wide sewer drain under Route 40, also known as Pulaski Highway, near the intersection of Rossville Boulevard when they struck the 2-inch-wide gas line, said Elise Armacost, the spokeswoman.
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By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | March 30, 2011
A 19-year-old Perry Hall man died as a result of speeding, causing him to strike an oncoming vehicle Wednesday, Baltimore County police said. Police said Alfredas Josep Ortman, 19, of the 4000 block of Cliffvale Road was speeding eastbound on Franklin Square Drive near Castle Creek Circle in Rossville just before 11:45 a.m. His vehicle crossed the center line and was struck by a vehicle traveling westbound, police said. Ortman was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the second vehicle, a 53-year-old woman, was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center for injuries not considered life-threatening, police said.
BUSINESS
By Edward Gunts | March 13, 1991
The Rossville Medical Center, a four-story office condominium at 1232 Race Road, will have its grand opening Friday with an open house from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.Kelly Clayton & Mojzisek is the architect for the building, which is close to Franklin Square Hospital and the Beltway. Seven of the 12 units in the building already have been sold by the developers, the Race Road Limited Partnership. Boudreau/Roche Construction was the general contractor.*Baltimore's Architectural Review Board saw plans last week for what is likely to be the first building constructed within the $350 million Inner Harbor East community: a 6,800-square-foot "Marina House" for a 204-slip marina planned as part of the project.
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By Richard Irwin and Richard Irwin,SUN STAFF | March 25, 1998
Twenty-two people were hospitalized last night with carbon monoxide poisoning, and the eastern Baltimore County apartment complex where they live was evacuated, a county Fire Department spokesman said.Firefighters were called to Ross Ridge Apartments in the first block of Parham Circle in Rossville about 5 p.m. after members of a family in a ground-floor apartment, who had been feeling ill for several days, bought a carbon monoxide detector that went off as soon as it was installed, said Battalion Chief Mark Hubbard, the spokesman.
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By Glenn Small and Glenn Small,Evening Sun Staff | April 29, 1991
Rossville Center, a two-story red brick and glass structure in Fullerton, is at least six weeks away from being ready for occupancy but already reportedly 40 percent leased.Developer Mickey Abrams described the 32,000-square foot building at Fitch Avenue and Rossville Boulevard as a mixed-use project for office and retail.Schmidt Baking Co., which has a bakery nearby on Fitch Avenue, has signed a lease and plans to open a retail outlet there, said Abrams, the owner of Abrams Development Group.
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By Liz F. Kay, The Baltimore Sun | June 3, 2011
Police have identified the burned body found this week in Northeast Baltimore as a 25-year-old Baltimore County man. Firefighters responding to a report of a brush fire at 4:25 a.m. Wednesday in the 5800 block of Moores Run Court found John Kelly of the 8700 block of Fontana Lane in Rossville. Police said Kelly had been stabbed, and they had no suspects or motives. liz.kay@baltsun.com
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March 24, 2009
On March 18, 2009, Sherry Schindell A memorial service will be held at Evangel Cathedral, 7000 Rossville Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21237 on Wednesday at 10 A.M. Interment private. Arrangements by the CONNELLY FUNERAL HOME OF ESSEX.
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The Baltimore Sun | March 6, 2012
As of 9 a.m. Tuesday, traffic was slow on Pulaski Highway and Rossville Boulevard, due to an accident. Accidents were slowing traffic at North Point Road and Quad Avenue in Dundalk, Cross Country Boulevard and Greenspring Avenue in Baltimore County, and the inner loop of I-695 at the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore City. A utility problem was slowing traffic at Perring Parkway and Hillsway Avenue in Baltimore County. There were no major delays reported on Baltimore area transit systems.
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By Steve Kilar, The Baltimore Sun | February 18, 2012
A Parkville man has been arrested and charged with the shooting death of an East Baltimore man that took place early Saturday morning in Rossville, police said. Maurice Garnett White, 32, of the 8500 block of Dempster Court in Parkville has been charged with the first-degree murder of Erwin Lee Whaley, 35, of the 3400 block of Mayfield Ave. in Belair-Edison, according to a statement Saturday evening from Lt. Robert McCullough, a spokesman for Baltimore County Police. Around 2 a.m. police and fire officers responded to an apartment on Maidstone Court, where Whaley was found with at least one gunshot wound.
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By Liz F. Kay, The Baltimore Sun | June 3, 2011
Police have identified the burned body found this week in Northeast Baltimore as a 25-year-old Baltimore County man. Firefighters responding to a report of a brush fire at 4:25 a.m. Wednesday in the 5800 block of Moores Run Court found John Kelly of the 8700 block of Fontana Lane in Rossville. Police said Kelly had been stabbed, and they had no suspects or motives. liz.kay@baltsun.com
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By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | March 30, 2011
A 19-year-old Perry Hall man died as a result of speeding, causing him to strike an oncoming vehicle Wednesday, Baltimore County police said. Police said Alfredas Josep Ortman, 19, of the 4000 block of Cliffvale Road was speeding eastbound on Franklin Square Drive near Castle Creek Circle in Rossville just before 11:45 a.m. His vehicle crossed the center line and was struck by a vehicle traveling westbound, police said. Ortman was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the second vehicle, a 53-year-old woman, was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center for injuries not considered life-threatening, police said.
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By Edward Gunts, The Baltimore Sun | June 14, 2010
Astro Jump, a business that provides inflatable "jumps, games and amusements" and other rental supplies for kids' backyard parties, has leased 3,900 square feet of warehouse and distribution space at 8831 Kelso Drive in Rossville, starting in July. Jarred Testa of Cassidy Turley represented Astro Jump, and Whit Levering of Merritt Properties represented the landlord. Sign up for Baltimore Sun business text alerts
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen and Frederick N. Rasmussen,fred.rasmussen@baltsun.com | June 21, 2009
William Earl Martin Sr., a third-generation Baltimore County farmer who was known for the produce and prized sunflowers that he sold at the Baltimore Farmers' Market for more than 30 years, died of complications from surgery June 8 at Franklin Square Hospital Center. He was 79. Mr. Martin was born at home on his father's Rosedale farm, established by his paternal grandfather in the late 1800s. After graduating from Kenwood High School in 1947, Mr. Martin became a full-time produce and herb farmer.
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By FROM STAFF REPORTS | September 15, 2003
In Baltimore County Ride to Remember for 9/11 victims runs around Beltway ROSSVILLE -- More than 1,400 motorcycle riders rumbled around the Baltimore Beltway yesterday afternoon as part of the third Ride to Remember in honor of the passengers who died when United Airlines Flight 93 crashed Sept. 11, 2001. The event, which was organized by the Harley-Davidson/Buell Store at 8845 Pulaski Highway in Rossville, raised about $34,000 toward the creation of a memorial near Somerset, Pa., for the "Heroes of Flight 93."
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January 22, 2003
Edmund James Mazan, a retired Baltimore County highway inspector and aviation buff, died of coronary artery disease Friday at Union Memorial Hospital. He was 78. Born in Baltimore and raised in Rossville, where he spent most of his life, Mr. Mazan was a 1942 graduate of Kenwood High School. He worked for 37 years as a highway inspector for the county Bureau of Highways, retiring in 1986. An airplane enthusiast, Mr. Mazan enjoyed designing and building model airplanes. He attended Our Lady Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Church in Middle River.
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March 27, 2009
On Monday, March 23, 2009, STEPHEN CRAIG LINDSAY; beloved husband of Gail Lindsay; loving father of Adam Lindsay; adored son of Jan Cox; brother of Sheila, Connie, Gary and Fred; also other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. A memorial service will be held 10:30 A.M, Friday, March 27, 2009, at White Marsh Seventh Day Adventist Church, 7400 block Rossville Boulevard. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the church in his memory.
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March 24, 2009
On March 18, 2009, Sherry Schindell A memorial service will be held at Evangel Cathedral, 7000 Rossville Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21237 on Wednesday at 10 A.M. Interment private. Arrangements by the CONNELLY FUNERAL HOME OF ESSEX.
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