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By Laura Barnhardt Cech | January 23, 2014
For a junior camp counselor at the Howard County Recreation and Parks' Summer Sensations Camp, the to-do list is varied. There are tables to wipe down, campers to corral, snacks to prepare. But at the moment, the job is: dance. The Ellicott Mills Middle School auditorium is booming. The deejay turns up the “Cha Cha Slide.”  Everyone is hopping and clapping, laughing and sliding across the auditorium. “I love helping kids,” says Zoe Williams, 13, an Elkridge Landing Middle School student who was a camper before becoming a junior camp counselor.
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Sports Digest | January 23, 2014
Orioles Spring training tickets to go on sale Saturday Individual tickets for all 15 spring training games at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla., will go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday. It is recommended that fans purchase tickets online or by phone. Fans interested in season tickets, five-game flex-plans, group tickets or in receiving additional spring training ticket information can call the spring training office at 941-893-6300. Horse racing Top steeplechase trainer Thomas Voss dies at 63 Thomas Voss , 63, a top trainer of steeplechase and flat-race horses, died Tuesday at his farm in Monkton.
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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | January 23, 2014
Thomas Voss, a top trainer of steeplechase and flat race horses, died suddenly at his Monkton farm on Tuesday. His family confirmed the death of Mr. Voss, who was 63. The cause was an apparent heart attack. "This is a great loss. We are all just stunned," said Maryanna Skowronski, a longtime friend of the Voss family, who is director of the Historical Society of Harford County. Though Mr. Voss trained both flat and steeplechase runners, his greatest success was with the latter.
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By Derek Wattay, The Baltimore Sun | January 18, 2014
Since opening the Annapolis School of Seamanship in 2002, Capt. John Martino has sought to educate and empower boaters of all skill levels with the knowledge and dexterity necessary to be self-sufficient on the water. "There's not a whole lot of formal training out there," said Martino, whose school instructs students from all over North America. "We offer skills you can't find anywhere else. " He'll be offering much of that guidance during a three-hour "Women at the Wheel" workshop Jan. 25 at the Baltimore Boat Show at the Baltimore Convention Center.
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By Eduardo A. Encina and The Baltimore Sun | January 16, 2014
SARASOTA, Fla. - The Orioles outfield at major league spring training this year will be crowded. The club is expected to announce the signing of outfielder Tyler Colvin to a major league deal today, as we first reported last night , pending a physical. He will be the 12th outfielder who will be invited to spring training. That's a lot. Other than starting center fielder Adam Jones and starting right fielder Nick Markakis, that list also includes 10 players who will compete for time in left field: Nolan Reimold, Henry Urrutia, David Lough, Steve Pearce, Delmon Young, Francisco Peguero, Quintin Berry, Xavier Paul, Julio Borbon and Colvin.
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By Eduardo A. Encina and The Baltimore Sun | January 15, 2014
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles have signed right-handed pitcher Alfredo Aceves to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, according to an industry source. The 31-year-old Aceves split last season between the Boston Red Sox and Triple-A Pawtucket. He was 4-1 with a 4.86 ERA in 11 games (six starts) last season with the Red Sox and 4-2 with a 4.25 ERA in eight starts with 48 2/3 innings at Triple-A Pawtucket. Over his six-year career in the major leagues, Aceves has been mostly a reliever.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | January 14, 2014
A pedestrian was killed by a CSX Corp. train in Rosedale on Tuesday afternoon, in what local police believe to be the third suicide by train in Maryland in less than a month. Baltimore County Police were dispatched to the 8800 block of Pulaski Highway around 2:04 p.m., and found a pedestrian had been killed by a train on nearby tracks, said Elise Armacost, a police spokeswoman. An initial investigation showed the incident was likely a suicide, Armacost said. The victim was not identified, but appeared to be a man, she said.
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By Justin George, The Baltimore Sun | January 14, 2014
Six teens were arrested after police accused one of them of punching a woman without provocation onboard a light rail train. At 6:20 p.m., Maryland Transportation Authority police said three boys and three girls between the ages of 13 and 14 were on a light rail train at Westport Station, in the 2100 block of Kloman St. Before the teens got off the train, one of them punched a woman sitting onboard in the face, according to MTA spokesman Paul Shepherd....
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By Eduardo A. Encina and The Baltimore Sun | January 13, 2014
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles have signed outfielder Delmon Young to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, the team announced Monday. Young and outfielder-designated hitter Jack Cust had been invited to the Orioles' minicamp this week, according to an industry source. Now that Young has signed, he could stop by the Ed Smith Stadium complex on Wednesday or Thursday, while Cust is expected to arrive Tuesday. Signing players out of the team's minicamp has been a regular occurrence.
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