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By New York Times News Service | September 5, 1993
Q: My wife and I will be in West Palm Beach, Fla., between Christmas and New Year's. Are there any single-day cruises from that area?A: Palm Beach Cruise Line offers coastline cruises and %o excursions to Freeport, the Bahamas, out of West Palm Beach. The Freeport trips run on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to midnight and include three meals. The price of the weekday cruises is $79 a person plus $24 port tax; the Saturday cruise is $89 plus $24 tax.On Christmas Day, a Saturday, the line will run a coastline cruise from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. instead of the Freeport cruise.
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December 19, 2008
On December 17, 2008, David Sneider Services and internment will be private. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be made to Hospice of Palm Beach County, 5300 East Ave., West Palm Beach, FL 33407. A memorial service will be conducted at a later date.
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By Mark Guidera and Kate Shatzkin and Mark Guidera and Kate Shatzkin,Sun Staff Writers | August 26, 1994
A man who broke out of the Patuxent Institution in Jessup last week was arrested in West Palm Beach, Fla. Wednesday after robbing two banks by threatening to blow them up with a device that looked like a bomb.Kevin Siler, 31, who escaped last Wednesday from the maximum security prison, was arrested by West Palm Beach police after they pulled over a stolen car in a residential area, said Sgt. John English, a spokesman for the West Palm Beach police.Driving the brown 1982 Cadillac, was Siler's cousin, Lamont Randall, 35, of Riviera Beach, a community just north of West Palm Beach.
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June 9, 2008
On Friday, June 6, 2008, GORDON LEINBACH WOELPER of West Palm Beach, FL, formerly of Monkton, MD, beloved husband of Edith Seward Woelper, loving father of his son Gordon L. Woelper, Jr., and daughter Georgeanna Woelper, brother of J. Thomas Woelper and dear grandfather of Catherine and Justin. Contributions may be made to the Hospice of Palm Beach County, 5300 East Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL, 33407, in his memory.
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By Joe Strauss and Joe Strauss,SUN STAFF | July 11, 1997
The Orioles and West Palm Beach, Fla., city officials have held preliminary discussions regarding the feasibility of constructing a million spring-training facility that could host the club as soon as 1999, according to city and team officials.Having just lost two major-league teams as spring tenants, one to Orlando and the other to surrounding Palm Beach County, the city envisions a 10,000-seat facility located on a 100-acre site that once served as a dump site.The Orioles represent a natural and attractive tenant as they continue to encounter halting progress in talks with Fort Lauderdale over renovations to aging Fort Lauderdale Stadium.
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November 11, 2005
On November 7, 2005, HARRIET KATZ MUNGUIA in West Palm Beach, FL, after complications from a stroke. Devoted wife of Gilberto Munguia of West Palm Beach and beloved mother of Kenneth L. Greif of Baltimore, MD. Burial will be private. Contributions in her memory may be made to THE PARK SCHOOL in Brooklandville, MD.
NEWS
June 9, 2008
On Friday, June 6, 2008, GORDON LEINBACH WOELPER of West Palm Beach, FL, formerly of Monkton, MD, beloved husband of Edith Seward Woelper, loving father of his son Gordon L. Woelper, Jr., and daughter Georgeanna Woelper, brother of J. Thomas Woelper and dear grandfather of Catherine and Justin. Contributions may be made to the Hospice of Palm Beach County, 5300 East Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL, 33407, in his memory.
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By Michael James and Michael James,Sun Staff Writer | April 4, 1995
A man whose father once ran afoul of the law in a notorious Baltimore County embezzlement case is in deep trouble of his own -- charged with murder in Florida and using the dead man's credit cards to fund a ski trip to Colorado.Michael Claude Diffenderffer, 26, formerly of Ruxton, is awaiting extradition from Steamboat Springs, Colo. He is the son of the late Ross B. Diffenderffer, a Baltimore County housing administrator convicted of stealing $187,723 from a rent subsidy program in the early 1980s.
NEWS
June 22, 2003
On Thursday, June 19, 2003, BESSIE LaChant BLANK, loving wife of Morton Blank of West Palm Beach, FL., beloved mother of Michael Arlen Blank and Dr. Perrin Louis Blank both of West Palm Beach, FL. Devoted mother-in-law of Susan and Patti Blank. Loving grandmother of Hayden Cahill Blank, beloved sister of the late Milton LaChant, devoted daughter of the late Hyman and Anna LaChant.. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS INC., 8900 Reisterstown Rd., at Mt. Wilson Lane on Sunday June 22 at 10 A.M. Interment Beth Jacob Congregation Cemetery, Finksburg, MD. Please omit flowers.
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June 11, 2003
On Monday, June 9, 2003, NATHAN ALPERSTEIN, age 89, of West Palm Beach, FL. and formerly of Chevy Chase, MD. Devoted husband of 64 years of Jeannette Hanover Alperstein. Beloved father of Byron Alperstein of Los Angeles, CA., Judith Levinson (Robert Warsaw) of Rockville, MD and Richard Alperstein (Lenny Seliger) of Silver Spring, MD. Adored grandfather of Sandra Levinson of Chevy Chase, MD. Also survived by brothers Benny and Hotsy Alperstein. He was predeceased by brothers Samuel, Reuben, Albert and Morris Alperstein and sister Betty Epstein.
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July 5, 2006
On June 29, 2006 in Lewes, Delaware, MILLARD SCOTT BRACKEN passed away at the young age of 47, surrounded by his loving family. Scott traveled the world, lived life to the fullest and fought valiantly against cancer. Scott was born and raised in Lutherville, MD and was a 1977 graduate of Dulaney High School. In 1980, Scott moved to West Palm Beach where he became Director of Public Relations for the Winter Equestrian Festival with Stadium Jumping, Inc. His responsibilities included being Hospitality Director for the Jockey Club VIP area where he supervised a staff of more than 50 people.
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February 14, 2006
LUCILLE B. LOWMAN, 83, passed away at Hospice of Palm Beach County in the wonderful new inpatient unit at Good Samaritan Medical Center on February 12, 2006. She is survived by her devoted and loving husband of 35 years, Elmer G. Lowman, son of deceased Pastor and Mrs. G.E. Lowman of Baltimore, Maryland, deceased brother and his four sisters who live in the Towson area of Maryland. She leaves with loving, cherished memories her two daughters, Lila Lucille Hill Young, husband Jim of West Palm Beach, Florida and Linda Larabee Livingston Hill Burdick, husband Bruce, of Springhill, Florida.
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November 11, 2005
On November 7, 2005, HARRIET KATZ MUNGUIA in West Palm Beach, FL, after complications from a stroke. Devoted wife of Gilberto Munguia of West Palm Beach and beloved mother of Kenneth L. Greif of Baltimore, MD. Burial will be private. Contributions in her memory may be made to THE PARK SCHOOL in Brooklandville, MD.
NEWS
November 2, 2005
RUTH M. BURNS, 77 years old, a resident of Palm Beach, FL., died Monday, October 31, 2005, at the Palm Beach home of her son Donald A. Burns. Mrs. Burns was born July 5, 1928, in Duryea, Penn., daughter of the late Frank and Margaret Hoeffner. She was a graduate of Duryea High School and the Moses Taylor Nursing School, Scranton, Penn. Mrs. Burns was a homemaker and also worked outside of the home as a Registered Nurse. She was a member of the United Methodist Church of the Palm Beaches, West Palm Beach, FL. She was a member of the Board of Directors of the Donald A. Burns Foundation, Inc. and she supported numerous charitable causes including Habitat for Humanity and Doctors Without Borders.
SPORTS
By FROM STAFF REPORTS | January 6, 2005
Mike Green scored 16 of his 20 points in the first half as Towson defeated Delaware, 86-66, last night at the Towson Center. The Tigers (4-8, 1-1 Colonial Athletic Association) handed the Blue Hens (4-9, 1-1) their sixth loss in a row. The 20-point margin of victory was the largest for Towson in the 51-game series. Green, who was one of four Tigers to score in double figures, shot 5-for-11 from the floor, He also had five rebounds, seven assists and three steals. Johns Hopkins 58, Gettysburg 48: Danny Nawrocki scored 15 of his 19 points in the second half to lead the Blue Jays (5-4, 2-1 Centennial Conference)
NEWS
October 17, 2003
On October 12, 2003, MICHAEL ALLEN GORDON; Age 44, residence of West Palm Beach, Fl born in Baltimore, MD; beloved husband of Sherry D. Gordon; devoted son of Cyrilla Lee Parlett, step-son of John Parlett and the late Bernard Gordon; loving father of Brittany Gordon of Wattsville, VA, Heather, Michael and Shaina Gordon of West Palm Beach, Fl.; dear brother of Debbie Blaise of York, PA and Jack Holt of Wattsville, VA and Billy Holt of Baltimore, MD. Also...
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December 19, 2008
On December 17, 2008, David Sneider Services and internment will be private. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be made to Hospice of Palm Beach County, 5300 East Ave., West Palm Beach, FL 33407. A memorial service will be conducted at a later date.
NEWS
October 17, 2003
On October 12, 2003, MICHAEL ALLEN GORDON; Age 44, residence of West Palm Beach, Fl born in Baltimore, MD; beloved husband of Sherry D. Gordon; devoted son of Cyrilla Lee Parlett, step-son of John Parlett and the late Bernard Gordon; loving father of Brittany Gordon of Wattsville, VA, Heather, Michael and Shaina Gordon of West Palm Beach, Fl.; dear brother of Debbie Blaise of York, PA and Jack Holt of Wattsville, VA and Billy Holt of Baltimore, MD. Also...
NEWS
June 22, 2003
On Thursday, June 19, 2003, BESSIE LaChant BLANK, loving wife of Morton Blank of West Palm Beach, FL., beloved mother of Michael Arlen Blank and Dr. Perrin Louis Blank both of West Palm Beach, FL. Devoted mother-in-law of Susan and Patti Blank. Loving grandmother of Hayden Cahill Blank, beloved sister of the late Milton LaChant, devoted daughter of the late Hyman and Anna LaChant.. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS INC., 8900 Reisterstown Rd., at Mt. Wilson Lane on Sunday June 22 at 10 A.M. Interment Beth Jacob Congregation Cemetery, Finksburg, MD. Please omit flowers.
NEWS
June 11, 2003
On Monday, June 9, 2003, NATHAN ALPERSTEIN, age 89, of West Palm Beach, FL. and formerly of Chevy Chase, MD. Devoted husband of 64 years of Jeannette Hanover Alperstein. Beloved father of Byron Alperstein of Los Angeles, CA., Judith Levinson (Robert Warsaw) of Rockville, MD and Richard Alperstein (Lenny Seliger) of Silver Spring, MD. Adored grandfather of Sandra Levinson of Chevy Chase, MD. Also survived by brothers Benny and Hotsy Alperstein. He was predeceased by brothers Samuel, Reuben, Albert and Morris Alperstein and sister Betty Epstein.
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