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December 28, 2005
WILLIAM EDWARD WUNDER of Norwalk, CT died on Monday, December 26, 2005, at Stamford Hospital. Born August 16, 1928 in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of the late Clara M. and Leonard I. Wunder. He is survived by his wife Nancy (Pat) Stubbs Wunder, Bill Wunder, Debbie Lewis, Kathy Pfister, Don Wunder and six grandchildren. The family will receive friends at the Lawrence Funeral Home, Darien, CT, on Thursday, December 29, 2005 from 4 to 8 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Thomas More, R.C. Church, Darien of Friday, December 30, 2005 at 10 A.M. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery, Darien.
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By Mary Gail Hare and Mary Gail Hare,Sun reporter | August 25, 2007
A Harford County man suspected as a gunman in the Aug. 11 shooting death of a man in Edgewood has been arrested in Connecticut, police said yesterday. Police in Stamford, Conn., arrested Sean Nelson "Ski" Smith, 28, Thursday night after receiving tips that the suspect was staying in an apartment in that city. Smith has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Samuel D. Horne, 25, and will be extradited to Maryland on Sept. 7, Stamford police said. "Our narcotics squad garnered information from the street that a party wanted for a Maryland homicide was frequenting several residences in the city," said Capt.
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NEWS
July 16, 2005
On July 13, 2005 MIRIAM C. KWEDAR (nee Walas) of Darien, CT beloved wife of Anthony M. Kwedar of Darien, CT; loving daughter of Stella C. Walas and the late Charles B. Walas; dear sister of Charles R. Walas and his fiancee Olli de Bloom; loving niece of Helen Jankowiak, Mary Eybs, Al Eybs, Joe Jelen, and Dorothy Grabowski. Christian Wake Service at the Kaczorowski Funeral Home, P.A., 1201 Dundalk Avenue on Sunday at 6:30 P.M. Funeral Mass in St. Casimir's Church on Monday at 9:30 a.m. Interment St. Stanislaus Cemetery.
FEATURES
By MICHAEL SRAGOW and MICHAEL SRAGOW,SUN MOVIE CRITIC | June 30, 2006
Like the crossword puzzles it celebrates, the documentary Wordplay is a small triumph of infusing personality into formula. Director Patrick Creadon and producer Christine O'Malley mold their film around a handful of puzzle-solvers anticipating the annual American Crossword Puzzle Tournament in Stamford, Conn. But even if you think you never want to see another fact-based or fictional feature that builds to an election, an academic test or a sports championship, Wordplay holds you with its craftiness, its playfulness and, best of all, the bounteous bonhomie of its puzzle-makers and crossword addicts.
NEWS
February 24, 1991
A Mass of Christian burial for Ann Lucille Wejick, a retired bookkeeper who moved to Baltimore three years ago, will be offered at 10 a.m. tomorrow at Holy Name Roman Catholic Church in Stamford, Conn.Miss Wejick, 85, died of pneumonia Thursday at St. Joseph Hospital.Born and reared in Stamford, Miss Wejick lived in New York's Greenwich Village during the 1940s and in New Jersey in the 1950s. She was the bookkeeper for a produce wholesaler in Stamford for several decades, retiring in 1978.
FEATURES
By MICHAEL SRAGOW and MICHAEL SRAGOW,SUN MOVIE CRITIC | June 30, 2006
Like the crossword puzzles it celebrates, the documentary Wordplay is a small triumph of infusing personality into formula. Director Patrick Creadon and producer Christine O'Malley mold their film around a handful of puzzle-solvers anticipating the annual American Crossword Puzzle Tournament in Stamford, Conn. But even if you think you never want to see another fact-based or fictional feature that builds to an election, an academic test or a sports championship, Wordplay holds you with its craftiness, its playfulness and, best of all, the bounteous bonhomie of its puzzle-makers and crossword addicts.
NEWS
By Mary Gail Hare and Mary Gail Hare,Sun reporter | August 25, 2007
A Harford County man suspected as a gunman in the Aug. 11 shooting death of a man in Edgewood has been arrested in Connecticut, police said yesterday. Police in Stamford, Conn., arrested Sean Nelson "Ski" Smith, 28, Thursday night after receiving tips that the suspect was staying in an apartment in that city. Smith has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Samuel D. Horne, 25, and will be extradited to Maryland on Sept. 7, Stamford police said. "Our narcotics squad garnered information from the street that a party wanted for a Maryland homicide was frequenting several residences in the city," said Capt.
NEWS
By Ray Hogan and Ray Hogan,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | December 30, 2001
Joe Epstein takes an inventory and checks the items in his medicine cabinet twice a year. He does the same for his grown children when he visits their homes. As a licensed pharmacist and co-owner of a Stamford, Conn., pharmacy, Epstein knows what a lot of people don't: that expiration dates need to be periodically checked and that even such basic drugs as aspirin need to be stored in an ideal environment. Statistics on the American Pharmaceutical Association Web site provided by a 1997 issue of Prevention magazine show that in 1996, 84 percent of Americans used an over-the-counter pain medication and 76 percent used an over-the-counter cold or cough remedy; and that 46 percent (or nearly 83.5 million)
NEWS
By KNIGHT RIDDER/TRIBUNE | January 14, 2003
STAMFORD, Conn. - Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman of Connecticut declared his candidacy for president yesterday, vowing a centrist, values-based campaign to win the White House and safeguard the country from the twin threats of terrorism and economic woe. "The American dream is in danger, threatened by hate-filled terrorists and tyrants from abroad and a weak economy that makes it harder to live a better life here at home," the Democrat said in a speech at...
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By Jonathan Weisman and Jonathan Weisman,SUN NATIONAL STAFF | August 10, 2000
CARTHAGE, Tenn. - Al Gore, who has occupied the vice presidency for nearly eight years and who served in Congress for nearly 16 years, trekked to his home base in the rolling farm country of the Cumberland Valley yesterday to reintroduce himself to America as a man whose roots lie in central Tennessee. "Everything important in my life, it seems, has started in Carthage," Gore told a crowd of more than 200 people packed into the overheated gymnasium of an elementary school, closing with, "Thank you, Carthage, for helping to raise me - for being the village that raised me."
NEWS
December 28, 2005
WILLIAM EDWARD WUNDER of Norwalk, CT died on Monday, December 26, 2005, at Stamford Hospital. Born August 16, 1928 in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of the late Clara M. and Leonard I. Wunder. He is survived by his wife Nancy (Pat) Stubbs Wunder, Bill Wunder, Debbie Lewis, Kathy Pfister, Don Wunder and six grandchildren. The family will receive friends at the Lawrence Funeral Home, Darien, CT, on Thursday, December 29, 2005 from 4 to 8 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Thomas More, R.C. Church, Darien of Friday, December 30, 2005 at 10 A.M. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery, Darien.
NEWS
July 16, 2005
On July 13, 2005 MIRIAM C. KWEDAR (nee Walas) of Darien, CT beloved wife of Anthony M. Kwedar of Darien, CT; loving daughter of Stella C. Walas and the late Charles B. Walas; dear sister of Charles R. Walas and his fiancee Olli de Bloom; loving niece of Helen Jankowiak, Mary Eybs, Al Eybs, Joe Jelen, and Dorothy Grabowski. Christian Wake Service at the Kaczorowski Funeral Home, P.A., 1201 Dundalk Avenue on Sunday at 6:30 P.M. Funeral Mass in St. Casimir's Church on Monday at 9:30 a.m. Interment St. Stanislaus Cemetery.
NEWS
By KNIGHT RIDDER/TRIBUNE | January 14, 2003
STAMFORD, Conn. - Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman of Connecticut declared his candidacy for president yesterday, vowing a centrist, values-based campaign to win the White House and safeguard the country from the twin threats of terrorism and economic woe. "The American dream is in danger, threatened by hate-filled terrorists and tyrants from abroad and a weak economy that makes it harder to live a better life here at home," the Democrat said in a speech at...
NEWS
By Ray Hogan and Ray Hogan,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | December 30, 2001
Joe Epstein takes an inventory and checks the items in his medicine cabinet twice a year. He does the same for his grown children when he visits their homes. As a licensed pharmacist and co-owner of a Stamford, Conn., pharmacy, Epstein knows what a lot of people don't: that expiration dates need to be periodically checked and that even such basic drugs as aspirin need to be stored in an ideal environment. Statistics on the American Pharmaceutical Association Web site provided by a 1997 issue of Prevention magazine show that in 1996, 84 percent of Americans used an over-the-counter pain medication and 76 percent used an over-the-counter cold or cough remedy; and that 46 percent (or nearly 83.5 million)
NEWS
By Jonathan Weisman and Jonathan Weisman,SUN NATIONAL STAFF | August 10, 2000
CARTHAGE, Tenn. - Al Gore, who has occupied the vice presidency for nearly eight years and who served in Congress for nearly 16 years, trekked to his home base in the rolling farm country of the Cumberland Valley yesterday to reintroduce himself to America as a man whose roots lie in central Tennessee. "Everything important in my life, it seems, has started in Carthage," Gore told a crowd of more than 200 people packed into the overheated gymnasium of an elementary school, closing with, "Thank you, Carthage, for helping to raise me - for being the village that raised me."
NEWS
February 24, 1991
A Mass of Christian burial for Ann Lucille Wejick, a retired bookkeeper who moved to Baltimore three years ago, will be offered at 10 a.m. tomorrow at Holy Name Roman Catholic Church in Stamford, Conn.Miss Wejick, 85, died of pneumonia Thursday at St. Joseph Hospital.Born and reared in Stamford, Miss Wejick lived in New York's Greenwich Village during the 1940s and in New Jersey in the 1950s. She was the bookkeeper for a produce wholesaler in Stamford for several decades, retiring in 1978.
SPORTS
By Michael Reeb | October 2, 1990
Robert Yara isn't indestructible after all.It's not that he had a bad showing in Sunday's 12th-annual Zoo Zoom Five-Miler; it's difficult to contest a 28-second, first-place finish in a better-than-average field.It's just that Yara, the man who ran fourth in last year's Stamford (Conn.) Marathon and came back the following week to win the Maryland Marathon, sat out a race last week.But Yara had good reason for the decision. Yara is in training for the Stamford Marathon, and two weeks ago, he ran in -- and won -- the American Legion Parkton 10K a day after he had completed a 20-mile training run."
NEWS
August 31, 1995
Lawrence W. Lamm, 99, a pioneer in book packaging, died Monday in Stamford, Conn. From the 1930s to the 1970s, he and his partner, Lewis Copeland, prepared more than 500 books for such major publishers as Doubleday and McGraw-Hill.James Morgan, 75, a geologist who conducted pioneering research on coastal areas, died Saturday in Pensacola Beach, Fla.
SPORTS
By Michael Reeb | October 2, 1990
Robert Yara isn't indestructible after all.It's not that he had a bad showing in Sunday's 12th-annual Zoo Zoom Five-Miler; it's difficult to contest a 28-second, first-place finish in a better-than-average field.It's just that Yara, the man who ran fourth in last year's Stamford (Conn.) Marathon and came back the following week to win the Maryland Marathon, sat out a race last week.But Yara had good reason for the decision. Yara is in training for the Stamford Marathon, and two weeks ago, he ran in -- and won -- the American Legion Parkton 10K a day after he had completed a 20-mile training run."
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