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September 8, 2002
Wide support made concerts a success On behalf of GFWC Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights I would like to thank everyone who helped make the club's 22nd season of Concerts in the Park a success. Thanks go to The Sun in Anne Arundel and writer Rosalie Falter for the fine coverage of the seven concerts in her Neighbors column. Coverage that attracted concert goers to Linthicum Park from throughout the county. [Thanks also to] those organizations and individuals who enabled the club to present a quality series of free concerts.
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November 10, 2012
The GFWC Woman's Club of Westminster Inc., has begun sales of its 2012 ornament - this year depicting Baker Memorial Chapel at McDaniel College in Westminster. The ornament depicting Baker Memorial Chapel is the ninth in a series presenting historic buildings in the community of Westminster. Baker Memorial Chapel was dedicated April 20, 1958. The ornaments are $21 each. The ornament sale is a major fund raiser for the Woman's Club of Westminster, which for the last 101 years has provided volunteer service and support to our community.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | August 31, 1997
ONE OF THE LAST great bargains left in the neighborhood is a season ticket to the concerts sponsored by the Performing Arts Association of Linthicum.For only $23 per subscription, you can attend six concerts at North County High School. Performances are suitable for the whole family.PAAL concerts for the coming season are: Annapolis Opera, 3 p.m. Sept. 21; Tamburitzans, Slavic dancers from Duquesne University, 3 p.m. Oct. 26; Naval Academy Band, 8 p.m. Jan. 17; Washington Brass, 3 p.m. Feb. 8; Daniel Heifetz, a violinist with a six-piece ensemble, 3 p.m. March 22; and Annapolis Chorale, 8 p.m. May 2.At the last association board meeting, Jo Barker was elected president.
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April 10, 2005
On April 3, 2005, ROBERT MARK TABOR, beloved son of Harmon and Marie Tabor, devoted father of Kevin Tabor, loving brother of Kathy Schauff and Michael Tabor. Also survived by wife Karen A. Tabor A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 16 at 11 A.M. at the Woman's Club of Catonsville, 10 St. Timothy's La., Catonsville, MD. Those desiring may make contributions to a charity of choice
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By Gerard Shields and Gerard Shields,SUN STAFF | April 9, 2002
The Woman's Club of Catonsville opened its thrift shop the day after the bombing of Pearl Harbor. On Saturday, more than 60 years later, the nonprofit group closes the doors forever at its shop, a Catonsville institution where customers could buy secondhand dresses for $5, ties for 25 cents and handbags for $2. A staffing shortage because of dwindling and aging membership, combined with rising rent on the property at 706 Frederick Road, will end the...
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | January 4, 1998
THIS IS a story about an airplane, a Korean War veteran and a gesture of gratitude to a local community organization.Kenneth R. Rollins, a Linthicum resident who fought with the 1st Marine Division in Korea, read a long time ago that in the early 1940s, the Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights contributed funds to help buy a Corsair F4U Vought fighter plane for World War II. It was the kind of plane that helped save his life more than a decade later at Pusan,...
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February 23, 2004
The Finksburg Planning Area Council will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Sandy Mount United Methodist Church. President Deborah Ridgely and Treasurer Martin Schmidt will make presentations and answer questions about the council's recommendations to the Finksburg Corridor Conservation Plan. Included in the council's proposal is reducing the amount of land zoned for conservation, rezoning some of it for agricultural use; preserving and improving stream buffers; and employment campus overlay development.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | September 2, 2001
FOR CLUBS that discontinue their meetings during summer months, September is the time to begin anew. One of these groups is the Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights, and it will start its new year at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 11 at the clubhouse, 110 N. Hammonds Ferry Road, with an International Opening Tea. This is an open event and the public is welcome to attend. Reservations are not required. Teas, costumes, and artifacts from countries around the world will be showcased in the theme "Uni `tea' in Diversi `tea'."
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SUN STAFF | May 16, 1999
JAMES TREVILLIAN, a sophomore at North County High School, recently spoke about Hugh O'Brian Youth -- a leadership skills program -- at the annual installation and awards ceremony luncheon for the Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights at Snyder's Willow Grove Restaurant.James, who lives in Linthicum with his parents, Janice and Jeff Trevillian, was sponsored to attend a Hugh O'Brian Youth seminar by the club.A member of the National Honor Society, he is involved in track and field program at school.
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November 10, 2012
The GFWC Woman's Club of Westminster Inc., has begun sales of its 2012 ornament - this year depicting Baker Memorial Chapel at McDaniel College in Westminster. The ornament depicting Baker Memorial Chapel is the ninth in a series presenting historic buildings in the community of Westminster. Baker Memorial Chapel was dedicated April 20, 1958. The ornaments are $21 each. The ornament sale is a major fund raiser for the Woman's Club of Westminster, which for the last 101 years has provided volunteer service and support to our community.
NEWS
February 23, 2004
The Finksburg Planning Area Council will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Sandy Mount United Methodist Church. President Deborah Ridgely and Treasurer Martin Schmidt will make presentations and answer questions about the council's recommendations to the Finksburg Corridor Conservation Plan. Included in the council's proposal is reducing the amount of land zoned for conservation, rezoning some of it for agricultural use; preserving and improving stream buffers; and employment campus overlay development.
NEWS
March 4, 2003
Jennie P. Sutton, a homemaker who was active in many organizations, died of complications from a blood infection Thursday at Blakehurst Life Care Community in Towson. She was 83. She was born and raised Jennie Phyllis Strayer in York, Pa. She moved to Towson in the late 1930s after her marriage to Eugene Clayton Sutton, a real estate broker. He died in 1998. Mrs. Sutton, who had lived in Knoxville, Tenn., from 1987 until returning to Towson in 2002, had been president of the Wiltondale Woman's Club and was a former member of Ascension Lutheran Church in Towson and soloist in its choir.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | September 29, 2002
AT RECENT gatherings, members of the Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights got to see the media book that won first place in a national contest sponsored by the public relations department of the General Federation of Women's Clubs. The book, compiled by publicity chairwoman Anne Skillman, includes newspaper clippings, church bulletins, community newsletters, programs, and other published information about the club. The award was presented to representatives of the Linthicum club Sept. 17 at a conference in Frederick.
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September 8, 2002
Wide support made concerts a success On behalf of GFWC Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights I would like to thank everyone who helped make the club's 22nd season of Concerts in the Park a success. Thanks go to The Sun in Anne Arundel and writer Rosalie Falter for the fine coverage of the seven concerts in her Neighbors column. Coverage that attracted concert goers to Linthicum Park from throughout the county. [Thanks also to] those organizations and individuals who enabled the club to present a quality series of free concerts.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | July 28, 2002
TAKE THE opportunity to bring the family to Linthicum Park on Aug. 4 for an enjoyable evening with free music, food and fellowship. The Linthicum-Shipley Improvement Association will hold the All-American Picnic in the Park at 5 p.m. The picnic precedes the Concert in the Parks series beginning at 6 p.m. The Crabtowne Big Band, a perennial favorite, will play its brand of swing. The band has been entertaining audiences since 1981 with music from the era of the Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, Glenn Miller and Count Basie Orchestras.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | June 23, 2002
LINTHICUM RESIDENT Frances "Fran" Thomas recently was installed as president of the Southern District of the Maryland Federation of Women's Clubs Inc. at a luncheon held at Rod 'n' Reel restaurant in Chesapeake Beach. The Southern District, composed of thirteen clubs, including the Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights, is one of six districts in the Maryland Federation and is a part of the nationwide General Federation of Women's Clubs based in Washington. Thomas was installed by Jo Rousseau.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | September 29, 2002
AT RECENT gatherings, members of the Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights got to see the media book that won first place in a national contest sponsored by the public relations department of the General Federation of Women's Clubs. The book, compiled by publicity chairwoman Anne Skillman, includes newspaper clippings, church bulletins, community newsletters, programs, and other published information about the club. The award was presented to representatives of the Linthicum club Sept. 17 at a conference in Frederick.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | September 8, 1996
THE WOMAN'S CLUB of Linthicum Heights begins a new season with an opening tea at 10: 30 a.m. Tuesday at the clubhouse on Hammonds Ferry Road."A Celebration of Women: The Way We Were" is the theme. Remembering the attire of the 1940s and 1950s, members will wear hats and white gloves for the occasion. Marge Boschert and her committee are decorating the clubhouse with photographs of members and other items from those decades.New members will be installed by Jenny Kuhn, first vice president.
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By Gerard Shields and Gerard Shields,SUN STAFF | April 9, 2002
The Woman's Club of Catonsville opened its thrift shop the day after the bombing of Pearl Harbor. On Saturday, more than 60 years later, the nonprofit group closes the doors forever at its shop, a Catonsville institution where customers could buy secondhand dresses for $5, ties for 25 cents and handbags for $2. A staffing shortage because of dwindling and aging membership, combined with rising rent on the property at 706 Frederick Road, will end the...
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By Lisa Breslin and Lisa Breslin,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | March 18, 2002
GREGORY JUBB'S DAD, Robert, says he has shared his son's excitement about hitting a grand slam, but even that pales in comparison to how they felt when they learned that the St. John's seventh-grader had won a local writing contest. Joy Lane Fitz, a seventh-grader at Shiloh Middle School, knows the same thrill, because she also won the writing contest sponsored by the Woman's Club of Westminster Inc. Both young authors were honored last week during the club's monthly meeting at First United Presbyterian Church in Westminster.
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