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By Jacques kelly and Jacques kelly,sun reporter | March 3, 2007
Robert J. Antonetti Sr., an elections administrator in Howard and Prince George's counties, died of a heart attack Feb. 24 at Southern Maryland Hospital Center in Clinton. The Upper Marlboro resident was 70. Born in New Haven, Conn., he earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Notre Dame. He earned a master's degree in music education from the VanderCook College of Music in Chicago. He joined the Holy Cross Brothers, a Roman Catholic religious order, and taught history and music instruction in its schools from 1954 to 1970, including Forestville's Bishop McNamara High School.
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NEWS
August 7, 2013
Anne Arundel County police say two Upper Marlboro residents have been arrested in a series of theft and fraud cases in which they allegedly distracted female shoppers in local grocery stores, then took their wallets and credit cards. Police arrested Karen Steelman, 52, and Kenneth Harris, 53, and charged them with numerous theft and credit card fraud offenses. Police said they are both suspected in similar "distraction" theft cases in Washington, Virginia and North Carolina. The county's investigation started with two reports in which a man and woman distracted shoppers, then took their wallets.
NEWS
May 14, 2004
William Joseph McGuire III, a financial planner and outdoorsman, died of cancer May 7 at his Crofton home. He was 44. Mr. McGuire was born in Montgomery, Ala., and raised in Upper Marlboro. After graduating from Frederick Douglass High School in Upper Marlboro, he earned a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Maryland, College Park. Mr. McGuire was a salesman for several years before joining Northwestern Mutual Financial Network in the company's Annapolis office, where he has worked since 1995.
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By Alisa Samuels and Alisa Samuels,Evening Sun Staff | December 6, 1990
While a suspected assailant in the slaying of James "Jay" Bias 3rd remains unidentified and at large, a suspect who surrendered seven hours after the shooting in a Hyattsville shopping center was facing a bail review hearing today in Upper Marlboro.Jerry Samuel Tyler, 24, of the 4900 block of Iverson Place in Temple Hills, who turned himself in at the Oxon Hill precinct of the Prince George's County police, was charged with first-degree murder.Tyler was being held without bond in the county jail in Upper Marlboro pending the hearing in District Court later today, said Sgt. Chuck Cooke, a police spokesman.
SPORTS
By Edward Lee and The Baltimore Sun | September 15, 2014
After the pain of Towson cutting its men's soccer program in March 2013 had subsided, Kay Banjo was faced with a life-changing decision: He could go pro and try out for Major League Soccer or finish his undergraduate degree and then use his final year of eligibility elsewhere. It was a no-brainer. "My dad has always been big on education, and I know I'm not going to play soccer my whole life, and I need to have something to fall back on," Banjo said. "I had one more semester to graduate.
NEWS
August 8, 1993
Overheated hot plate blamed in house fireBALTIMORE -- A fire caused by an overheated hot plate caused $3,000 in damage to an East Baltimore rowhouse yesterday afternoon, fire officials said.Firefighters arrived at the home in the 700 block of Montford Ave. about 2:35 p.m., and found a corner of a second-floor bedroom on fire. They extinguished the blaze within 10 minutes.Fire officials said no one was injured.Man, 27, shot outside apartment complexBALTIMOREBALTIMORE -- A 27-year-old man was shot in the head, neck and shoulder early yesterday near the front door of an apartment complex on Eutaw Place.
NEWS
By Phillip Davis | September 30, 1990
Two Prince George's County men were charged yesterday with assaulting two Maryland state troopers with a pickup truck Friday night in the parking lot of a Lothian bingo parlor.According to state police, Troopers Michael Evans and Gregory Oresik were off duty when they noticed a fight going on in the Wayson's Bingo parking lot at the intersection of Route 408 and Route 4 in Wayson's Corner. The troopers walked up to the crowd that had gathered and identified themselves.They had begun to break up the disturbance, police said, when two men in the crowd jumped into a 1974 GMC pickup truck, gunned the engine and screeched toward the two officers.
NEWS
April 7, 2007
April 4, 2007 at Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis, MD following a brief illness JULIA LAMPSON BLACKWOOD of Davidsonville, MD passed away. She was 56 years old. Julie Blackwood was born on November 23, 1950 in Hartford Connecticut to the late Rutledge Starr and Linda Virginia Dwight Lampson. She attended Tunxis School and Oxford School in West Hartford and Smith College in Northampton, MA. She was a fabric artist and designer for over 35 years. Julie Blackwood is survived by her husband, J. Temple Blackwood of Davidsonville, MD; 3 sons, Starr Blackwood and his wife Mandi of Penobscot, ME; Andrew Blackwood and his wife, Leigh of Queenstown, MD; Alex Blackwood of Castine, ME; and three grandchildren, Hannah, Sebastian, and Bianca Blackwood.
NEWS
April 29, 2004
On April 27, 2004, of Annapolis, MD. Beloved husband of Ann Rice. Also survived by two daughters and four grandchildren. Relatives and friends may call on Thursday, April 29 from 5 to 8PM at the family residence. Mass of Christian burial will be offered on Friday at 10:30 AM at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Annapolis. Interment Trinity Episcopal Church Cemetery, Upper Marlboro, MD. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Swans Island Volunteer Fire Department & Ambulance, Swans Island, Maine 04685.
NEWS
May 7, 2008
BONNIE E. SHEDD FOX, 57, died April 30, 2008. She was born in Vicksburg, Mississippi and moved to Baltimore, Maryland in 1973. She is survived by her husband Frederick Fox, three children Emilie Monroe, Frederick Fox, Jr. and Tiffany Randolph, three brothers, two sisters, eight grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends. A Celebration of life service will be held on Thursday, May 8, Viewing 10 to 11 A.M. and funeral service 11 to 12 P.M. at Antioch Baptist Church, 13205 Old Marlboro Pike, Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20772.
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