February 28, 1994
Teen to participate in leaders conferenceJoanna Bush of Columbia will participate in the National Young Leaders Conference tomorrow through Sunday in Washington, D.C. The conference is a "hands on" leadership program for high school students who have demonstrated leadership potential and scholastic merit.Joanna, a student at Wilde Lake High School, will be among 350 young leaders from across the country at the convention.The theme of the conference is "The Leaders of Tomorrow Meeting the Leaders of Today."
November 18, 1992
Spalding High Class of 1995 has food driveThe Archbishop Spalding High School Class of 1995 recently conducted a food drive that netted a van full of food, toiletries and clothing for its adopted charity, Sarah's House shelter at Fort Meade.The class project involved coordinating pick-up sites and delivering the goods to the shelter.Student coordinators for the drive were Jen Andylof, Stacey Seitz, Erika Shephard, Nicole Stodard, Cara Tracey, Nicole Trumpler, Michele Wozar and Dennise Yingling.
March 7, 1993
Towson State University's Office of Minority Affairs is honoring 10 men and women during Black Heritage Month with the Distinguished Black Marylanders Award: Wendell G. Wright, executive director, the Lois J. Wright Memorial Concert Series; Evelyn T. Chatmon, assistant superintendent, Baltimore County public schools; Idell Pugh, retired administrator, Baltimore public schools; Martha Allen, educator and community activist; Marcella Holland, an assistant state's...
May 25, 1997
TWO LINTHICUM residents, Andrea Lorber and Jeffrey E. Care, recently received an Archdiocese of Baltimore Distinguished Scholar Award.This award recognizes students who exemplify "the best qualities of a Catholic education, including academic achievement, leadership and community involvement," according to an archdiocese statement. Three students from each of 22 Catholic high schools were chosen for this honor.Andrea is a senior at the Institute of Notre Dame, and belongs to many clubs and organizations.
December 14, 1999
In Baltimore CityKaufman reaches settlement in suit over City Council meetingA. Robert Kaufman, a Walbrook Junction community activist and former mayoral candidate, has reached an out-of-court settlement in his suit against the City Council, former City Council President Lawrence A. Bell III and two Baltimore police officers.Kaufman sued the city after being expelled from a Sept. 28, 1998, council meeting while dressed as Diogenes. Neither Kaufman nor the city would comment on the amount of the confidential settlement.
January 3, 1995
Todd Singleton used to think about playing college basketball at a school like Yale or Cornell, but never at a national power such as Duke. His impeccable academic standing at Old Mill could get him into any of those schools.As for basketball, Singleton, who played two years of varsity at Old Mill and averaged 10.0 points and 6.5 rebounds for the 12-9 Patriots his senior year, says, "When I decided on Duke, I pretty much reserved myself to playing rec ball, playground ball around Durham [N.C.
March 20, 2005
Edgewood pupil chosen to attend leadership event Amanda Merlock, a sixth-grader at Edgewood Middle School, has been selected to join 200 other pupils from throughout the United States at the Junior National Young Leaders Conference in Washington from April 23 to April 28, conference organizers announced last week. The conference, organized on the theme of "The Legacy of American Leadership," stresses the tradition of leadership in American history. Students will meet congressional staff members on Capitol Hill and visit historic national landmarks including Colonial Williamsburg.
November 10, 1991
Danielle Barbour, of Forest Hill, was selected to attend the National Young Leaders Conference, being conducted through today in Washington.Having demonstrated academic achievement, leadership and citizenship, Danielle is among 350 outstanding high school students from across the nation at the conference, which is sponsored by the Congressional Youth Leadership Council.Highlights of Danielle's week in Washington have included a paneldiscussion led by prominent journalists at the National Press Club and remarks from members of Congress on the floor of the U.S. House ofRepresentatives.
May 19, 1995
Mayor Jack A. Gullo Jr. of New Windsor is making national news tomorrow. He will deliver political commentary on C-SPAN's "Saturday Journal."Although the 26-year-old Republican mayor of Carroll County's smallest town never shies away from the issues, it is his youth, and not any seething controversy, that earned him a call from Washington."
November 16, 2001
Kiwanis Club of Mount Airy will hold a pancake breakfast from 6 a.m. to noon tomorrow in the fellowship hall of Calvary United Methodist Church. The menu includes pancakes, eggs cooked to order, sausage and beverages. The cost is $4, $2 for children ages 6 to 12. Proceeds will benefit the Vauk/Ruth scholarship fund. The church is at 403 S. Main St., Mount Airy. Information: 301-831-5919. Lasagna dinner today at St. Paul's Church St. Paul's Episcopal Church will hold its annual lasagna dinner from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today in the church hall.