For Immediate Release June 27, 2011 Media Contact: Karen Lubieniecki 301-490-7434 Karenlub@aol.com
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Columbia, MD…The Association of Community Services (ACS) has elected its new officers and new members to its Board of Directors. Officers for 2011-2012 include as President, Jackie Eng, Bridges to Housing Stability; Vice…Continue
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Students sometimes have fantasies of engulfing a teacher in toilet paper or hurling water balloons in an instructor’s direction.
Those fantasies became realities for third graders during an assembly at Elkridge Elementary School on June 10. The third-grade teaching team staged the assembly to reward the 153 third graders for raising more than $1,000 for the American Cancer Society (ACS). The money was donated to the 2011 Relay For Life of Howard County at Hammond High…Continue
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The battle against cancer gained a lot of local momentum June 3rd and 4th when 800 people participated in the 16th annual Relay For Life of Howard County at Hammond High School. The Relay was an overnight event to celebrate cancer survivorship and raise money for the American Cancer Society.
This year’s Relay raised $190,000 and money is still rolling in. Funds will be used for cancer research,…Continue
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Columbia, Maryland… Computers, Money, Cars and the Law. Two exceptional individuals and two extraordinary teams who cover a broad range of the human services world are this year’s Audrey Robbins Humanitarian Award winners. The Awards, now in their 36th year, are presented by The Association of Community…Continue
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I didn't really want to go, but all the family was going (CJ, young son, and Jane), so we packed up a picnic dinner and headed off to Mt. Ida, Ellicott City. The Patapsco Female Institute is an amazing renovation/ruins of an old stone school. It's got a resident ghost, Annie Van Derlot, and is the site of weddings and receptions.
This was a real community event. There were over 100 people in the…Continue
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June 10, 2011 For Immediate Release
Contact: Harry Schwarz 443-766-9476 Harry.Schwarz@verizon.net
Retiring Director Anne Towne To Be Honored at the Association of Community Services’
Audrey Robbins Humanitarian…Continue
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In observance of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, the Howard County Office on Aging’s Ombudsman and SPRING programs will partner with Howard County Police to raise awareness of Elder Abuse. They will present two free screenings of the short film "An Age for Justice: Confronting Elder Abuse in America" followed by a facilitated discussion at 11 a.m. at the Bain Center, 5470 Ruth Keeton Way in Columbia, and at 1 p.m. at the North Laurel 50+ Center, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road in…Continue
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Fifty talented young students will take to the stage at Historic Savage Mill on June 10, 2011 from 6:00-9:00pm to raise money for a very special theater program!
The Teen Professional Theatre of the Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts is a nationally-recognized, audition-based summer program for youth ages 13 to 21. It features summer workshops, rehearsals and performance of the selected Broadway musical under the direction of Founder and…Continue
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