January 15, 2013
In three victories for River Hill against Howard County competition last week, the 6-foot-4 senior forward averaged 22 points and nine rebounds. In a 70-58 win over Howard on Jan. 7, Moody finished with 24 points, including three 3-pointers, and 11 rebounds. He followed that with 21 points and eight rebounds in a 55-51 overtime win against Centennial, going 9-for-10 from the free-throw line and scoring 11 of the Hawks' 15 points in overtime. On Friday, he scored 21 points and added eight rebounds in the team's 57-51 victory over Reservoir.
October 22, 2012
Will consumers pay $20 for a reusable glass drinking bottle? Walt Himelstein thinks so. The Owings Mills environmental chemist and entrepreneur invented the Pure reusable glass drinking bottle, which features a shock-absorbing plastic sleeve that holds the glass together if it breaks. Himelstein, 59, hopes to tap a surging interest among environmentally conscious consumers who want their own reusable bottles, rather than buying beverages in single-use glass, metal or plastic containers.
August 27, 2012
All season, Mike and Walt have been rushing toward a showdown, constantly puffing out their chests in attempts to establish the operation's alpha-male. At the conclusion of “Say My Name,” one finally surpassed the other for good. (Spoilers ahead.) The penultimate episode of this year's half-season saw Mike's life end at the hands of Walt, after a final showdown by the river. The two were supposed to go their separate ways, with Mike flying off the grid and Walt continuing to cook.
June 9, 2012
Walt Williams isn't one to shy away from a challenge. The former NBA veteran, after all, is perhaps best known for playing under the most trying circumstances in the history of Maryland basketball. In the late 1980s and early 1990s, when the Terps were in the midst of major NCAA sanctions after the death of forward Len Bias, Williams honored his commitment to his home-state school and starred under new coach Gary Williams. It was a decision that forever endeared Walt Williams to Maryland fans, one many believe helped save the program.
October 25, 2010
Five former ESPN Zone employees filed a class action lawsuit Monday against the company, alleging it had violated federal standards for notifying and paying workers who lost their jobs when the Inner Harbor location closed in June. The federal lawsuit claims that ESPN Zone, owned by Walt Disney Co., did not provide laid-off workers the mandated 60 days' notice of termination under the federal Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification, or WARN, Act. The company has previously stated that it followed the federal regulations.
December 31, 2008
ON DECEMBER 29, 2008 Edith E. "Skeeter" Family and friends may call at THE JOHNSON FUNERAL HOME, P.A., 8521 Loch Raven Blvd. (Beltway exit 29-B) on Friday from 9:30 A.M. to 10 A.M at which time all are invited to attend Funeral Services. Interment Moreland Memorial Park. Donations may be made in her memory to Box 414 Association, c/o Walt Lemmon, 9631 Oak Summit Avenue, Parkville, MD 21234-1823. Send condolences to www.jfhmd.com