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April 1982

WMAR-TV News (WMAR)

Series II. News Stock Footage Video, 1982-1987


April 1982

Month Date Story Description
April 1 Gas Station Murders Arrests Bill takes us to news conference where feds talk about breaking up nine million dollar marijuana smuggling ring.
April 1 Speedy Trial VO of two suspects arrested for murders of two AA county gas station attendants in December.
April 1 Missing Boys Another follow-up on 3 missing boys in Harford county.hope fades they'll be found alive.
April 1 March of Dimes VO of kick off to March of Dimes fund raising efforts.
April 1 Violence Center VO/SOT on fundraising efforts for new home for battered women in Baltimore county.
April 1 Phone Rates VO/SOT with C&P type on new long distance rates.
April 1 Taxman Today Strassels talks about penalty you'll have to pay if you underpay your taxes.
April 1 Waxter Center Guests VO of Imogene Coco and King Donovan visiting Waxter center.
April 2 Unemployment Pkg on 9% national unemployment.plus local unemployment.
April 2 Metal Layoffs Sparrows point metal firm layoffs of workers.another sign of hard economic times.
April 2 Hughes/Stadium SOT with government on Irsay's rejection of $22 million stadium expansion plan.
April 2 Stadium Prep Wayne pap piece on preparing memorial stadium for opening day.
April 2 Gas Station Suspect Arrest VO of 3rd suspect arrested for Dec. gas station murders in AA county.
April 2 Bauman Bob Douglas pkg on withdrawal of one repb. 1st district candidate to support another to beat Bob Bauman..
April 2 Bridge VO of tie up because bridge open going towards Hawkins Point.
April 2 Taxman Strassels talks about mileage deductions.
April 5 Opening Day Gary pkg on opening day.stadium issue still unsettled, but fans look for good things.
April 5 Hviding Sentence Seiler pkg. on death sentence given to convicted killer of Steven Hviding.Jackie Harris.
April 5 Greco Trial Amy Art VO of closing arguments.
April 5 Bank Accident VO/SOT as car crashes into 24 hour teller in Stewart's hopping center.two injured.
April 5 Taxman Today Strassels tells us how to deduct moving expenses.
April 5 TTY VO/SOT at BGE which unveils new TTY system.
April 6 Greco Verdict Gary pkg on guilty verdict in VincentGreco's rape/murder case.
April 6 Zoo Birds VO/SOT with zoo spokesman on why two flamingos were destroyed after being stoned by two kids.
April 6 UAW Vote VO/SOT types going into Towson Center to vote on new G-M contract.
April 6 Storm CNN pkg on snowstorm in northeast.it missed us, but hit New York, Boston & Philly.
April 6 Concorde/BWI VO of concorde forced to land at BWI because of bad weather in New York.
April 6 Winds VO showing damage from strong winds in our area.
April 6 Douglass School Construction Seiler pkg as minorities charge discrimination in awarding construction contracts to minorities.
April 6 Taxman Tonight Strassels tells us about energy tax credits.
April 7 G-M Reaction Wayne gets reaction from G-M Broening Hiway plant workers.who rejected national contract.
April 7 Pork Barrel Legislation Pkg on what pork barrel projects were funded this year.
April 7 Fatal Fire VO of scene of eastern shore fire where four children died.
April 7 Seder VO of seder at Levindale geriatric center.
April 7 Passover SOT with rabbi who says this Passover significant because of Israeli move out of Sinai.
April 7 Budget VO/SOT with Reagan administration official talking to local business types on shape of economic things to come.
April 7 Taxman Strassels tells us how to notify IRS that you sold your house.
April 7 Governor's Easter Egg Hunt VO/SOT at governor's Easter egg hunt at his mansion.kids from MD school for blind participate.
April 7 Mayor's Easter Celebration VO showing fun at mayor's Easter celebration downtown.
April 12 Goodman Update Talk with Israeli radio about Alan Goodman.who used to live in Baltimore.and who shot up Arab mosque in Israel.
April 12 Duncan St. Fatal Fire Gary pkg. on fatal fire on Duncan st. Two children die.five others injured.
April 12 Car Shop Fire Boyle pkg. at two alarm car shop fire on Reisterstown rd..$800,000 damage.
April 12 Escape Follow VO/SOT with mother of one of the MD pen escapes.Kevin Gibbs' mom talks about her son.the convicted rapist.
April 12 Protest March Seiler pkg. on Parren Mitchell et al. marching in front of city hall to protest awarding of construction contract.
April 12 Taxman Today Strassels tells us how IRS deals with tax contract.
April 12 Spring Stover photo essay to music on the arrival (finally?) of spring.
April 12 Goodman Alan Goodman of Baltimore shoots up a Moslem mosque in Jerusalem killing two Arabs.
April 12 Escape React Bill Seiler gets reaction from neighbors following escape from Balto county jail of nine inmates.
April 13 Bill Signing The General Assembly winds up another year as governor signs a number of bill at the Capitol.
April 13 Wheelchair Murder Balto Co police investigate strangulation death of a paraplegic woman. Say they have run out of leads.
April 13 Legislative Wrap Bob pkg (Brad Voice) on Hughes signing bills day after end of 1982 legislature.
April 13 MTA Accident VO/SOT at scene of MTA accident some 50 injured.
April 13 Baltimore County Cops Contract CO of county cops for story on new contract ratified by same.
April 13 Wheelchair Murder CO for story on crippled girl found murdered in Lock Raven.
April 13 Maryland Farmers Pkg. on how MD. Farmers are dealing with economy.
April 13 Gardens VO/SOT as Spring springs.gardens grow.
April 13 Taxman Strassels talks today about record keeping.
April 13 Bus/Truck AX MTA bus and fire truck crash head on Gary Wordlaw is on the scene and has all of the video.
April 13 Car Wreck Two cars collide at North Avenue and wolf street. Driver had to be cut out of car.
April 14 Shooting Two escaped cons try to rob a store and get blown away by cops and security guards for their trouble. One of the suspects..
April 14 Mayor Orioles The Orioles and Baltimore agree on a new leasing plan in which they share fifty fifty in profits at the stadium.
April 14 Fatal Fire One man dies two others are injured in early morning fire.
April 14 Bombers B-25 bombers stop over at BWI as they take part in rememberance of doolittles raid on Tokyo.
April 14 Bike Race City and WMAR tv announce a professional bike race to take place in the city.video of mayor and his official announcement.
April 14 Stadium Lease O's and city come up with innovative stadium lease plan.50/50 split in profits.
April 14 Shooting VO/SOT at scene of bizarre shooting where two escapees from MD pen try to tob store.one killed.one critically.
April 14 Frye Fund Irvington community sets up reward fund for arrest of guys who shot officer Frye back in Feb.
April 14 Drug Bust VO of drugs and stuff confiscated in county drug bust.
April 14 Aftra CO of Aftra strikers picketing at sun papers.
April 14 Taxman Strassels tells us how to make tax payments.
April 14 Arco VO of Arco station for story on how credit cards won't be accepted after today.
April 14 Dutch Shit Douglas pkg. on Dutch ships at inner harbor.bringing business and trate to Baltimore.
April 14 Bullride Stover musical piece on people riding mechanical bull at Hopkins Plaza on beautiful spring day.
April 14 Heart Drug VO/SOT with doctors and patients who are involved in developing new drug for treating angina.
April 15 Oster Killed Former deputy attorney general Oster is found stabbed to death in a Baltimore back alley. VO of crime scene and.
April 15 IRS Rush Midnight is deadline for filing income tax forms. We have video of last minute help at tax office.
April 15 Port Economy New study on the value of port of Baltimore. VO of press conference and the port. Report to be used to get fed.
April 15 MI Tang Jim Boyle takes a ride in an MI tank to see just how good it is and in the process breaks down on the proving gr.
April 15 Nuke Rally Another anti nuke rally. VO is limited.
April 15 Peabody Competition for grants as Peabody conservatory of music. VO with a little music in middle.
April 16 Oster Arrest VO/SOT with police on arrest of suspect in Ohio.in Oster murder.
April 16 School Shooting VO of shooting outside Garrison Jr. High NC students involved. 16
April 16 Crime Pkg. on reaction to latest crime stats. which show rate dropped 16% first three months of 1982.some impressed others not.
April 16 Batman/Robin VO of Amy Art of hearing of two county cops accused of being 'too' tough. Nicknames Batman and Robin.
April 16 Baltimore City Cops VO/SOT as cops ratify new three year contract with city.
April 16 Baltimore County Budget CO/SOT as county budget for year is unveiled.
April 16 Teacher React/Budget SOT reaction to new budget proposal from teachers.they're optimistic that layoffs can be avoided.
April 16 Taxman Strassels' last hurrah.tells us that the system really works.
April 16 Hopkins Fair VO of opening of fair at Johns Hopkins.
April 16 Pylon VO of new pylon being unveiled at city limit of Balto-Wash parkway.new city 'high' sign.
April 16 Community Painting Boyle mini-pkg on community painting own houses to save city money.and volunteer.
April 16 Oster Suspect Suspect in murder of Oster is arrested in Ohio. This pkg uses crime scene file along with cops' sound bite.
April 16 Hutchison Budget Balto Co exec Donald Hutchison recommends new budget with a slight hike in property tax. VO with a sound bite.
April 16 Health Budget Nations top city health officials meet in Balto to talk about fed budgeter cuts that threatenpublic health pro…
April 16 Oster Murder VO of scene and pic of former MD deputy Attorney General found murdered in alley off Maryland Avenue.
April 16 Cabbie Follow Seiler pkg. follow on murder of Essex cabbie.
April 16 Connie Francis/Crime Victims VO/SOT with Connie Francis pushing crime victims' compensation bill.in town for concert. Meets with police.
April 16 Drug Bust VO of suspects in drug bust.arrested in city.but arraigned in Woodlawn.
April 16 Chase VO of chase by police of drug suspects.
April 16 Taxes VO of last minute tax preparers and filers on deadline date.
April 16 Taxman Last minute tips for last minute tax filers.
April 16 College VO/SOT with students attending college day at Civic Centre.
April 16 Mom of the Year VO/SOT with mother of the year in town today.
April 19 Thomasek Return Suspect Frank Thomasek is brought back to Baltimore. We do a live shot with file B roll and interview with ACOP.
April 19 Oster Funeral Jon Oster is buried today as suspect heads back from Ohio.
April 19 Bodies Found Those three missing boys are found floating in the river. We do a package with family and man who found the bodies.
April 19 No Nuke Anti nuclear demonstration in Baltimore to kick off ground zero week. Alan Smith pkg.
April 19 Trauma Day Medical types gather in Baltimore to learn more about shock trauma centers and how they can have one.
April 19 Poor Lady A poor woman who was dumped by her family is being kept alive only because of neighbors who for her.
April 19 Aftra Strike Ends VO of reporters back at work to show end of strike.
April 19 Green Escapes Fran pkg. on escape of convicted killer George Green from hospital visit.Gampy's murder.
April 19 Oster Funeral VO of Oster funeral.several hundred show up for it.
April 19 Missing Boys VO as bodies of three missing Harford Co. boys are found near where they were last spotted three weeks before.
April 19 ACME Joan on set story on how ACME is threatening to close unless employees give concessions.
April 19 Wyman Park Public Health Hospital Pkg. on rededication of public health hospital which fought.and won Reagan budget cuts.
April 19 Historic Hotels Money Mcgrath pkg. on bill before Annap city council to fund renovation of historic hotels a la Williamsburg.
April 19 MTA Buses VO of MTA buses for story on consolidating two bus routes.and cutting Sunday service.
April 19 Zoo Elephant VO of Lyn at zoo for story on Dolly.new zoo elephant no shots of elephant.she's camera shy.
April 19 Andy at large Andy talks about the strike.
April 20 ACME JJ pkg. on meeting where meat cutters find out about wage concession pkg. ACME is proposing.
April 20 Business Tour VO/SOT as area business leaders leave for overseas tour to sell Maryland to foreign businesses.
April 20 Fire VO of fire at standard carpet at old town mall.
April 20 "One Mo Time" VO of one mo' time opened at mechanic theatre tonight.for one mo' time.
April 20 Jail Break For the second time in ten days a group of prisoners has escaped a Maryland state prison. We have fix of con.
April 20 Jessup React We talk to neighbors of the Jessup prison for reaction to the recent escape.
April 20 Shooting A Baltimore man is in critical condition after being shot in stomach. Police arrest suspects. VO
April 20 Lottery Raid Police break up illegal lottery ring in Annapolis. We have a VO of location and talking head.
April 20 Bus Accident Another MTA bus accident injures 18 people. This time a car ran into the bus. Pkg.
April 20 Balto Opera Baltimore opera company holds news conference to unveil it's new 1982 season.
April 20 Volunteer Services Maryland and Baltimore volunteers are honored today. This is national volunteer day.
April 20 Free Cheese Part two of the free cheese giveaway. More Baltimoreans stand in line to get five pounds of surplus.government.
April 20 Census Tobie carts Bob Douglas story on new census figures..
April 21 ATT Protest ATT stockholders gather in Baltimore while protestors protest outside and their group says it will push ATT to dro.
April 21 ATT Meeting ATT stockholders rally in Baltimore. Big question is over divestiture of the corporate giant.
April 21 Blue Chip Mayor announces cities blue chip in summer jobs program has topped its goal.
April 21 Schaffer in DC Mayor testifies in Washington to push for enterprise zones.
April 21 Funeral One of the three missing Harford county boys is buried today. VO
April 21 Park Board The Park Board meets to rubber stamp new deal between the Orioles and city to share profits.
April 21 Sickle Cell Athletes announce golf tournament in Baltimore to raise money to fight sickle cell.
April 22 Double Homicide Gangland style double killing. Police find two women nude and tied up. Apparently strangled.
April 22 Jail Break Two more bad guys bust out of state pen. This time they are caught in downtown area after a thirty minute search.
April 22 Drug Raid Big drug bust in Anne Arundel county as cops arrest more than 100 folks.including many students in high school.
April 22 Secretary Day City honors secretary's with a big rally at war memorial plaza. VO
April 22 Dolly Baltimore zoo brings out its newest resident.Dolly the elephant. We do a hello dolly type of story.
April 22 Jailbreak Joan pkg. on latest MD pen escapes.this time police quickly recapture two inmates.
April 22 Double Homicide VO of two bodies found in Exeter St apartment.strangled nude.bound hand to foot.
April 22 Drug Raid VO of drug bust in AA co.said to be largest over there.
April 22 Pascal/Juvenile Crime Pascal proposes plan to have juvenile criminals serve time on weekends.
April 22 School Closings Balto co proposes closing of 10 schools.
April 22 Fish Market VO of fish market at marketplace for story on how dealers may move to new complex in Jessup.
April 22 Secretaries Week VO/SOT on how secretaries should be treated well all year round.not just during Secy's week.
April 22 Secy of the year VO of Secy of year in Baltimore.Morgan state Secy of more than 30 years.
April 22 Gold Treasure Exhibit VO/SOT at new exhibit at museum.gold treasure taken from sunken shit off Florida.
April 22 Andy at large Andy at large talks about the shape and price of kites.
April 23 School Closings Teachers and parents reach to the proposed closings of 10 Balto schools.
April 23 Child Custody Case in Westminster Supporters turn out to protest issue involving grandfather & grandmom who have snatched grandchild from kid's nat.
April 23 Editorial Editorial promoting talking, 2 done by Arnie/Kliener.
April 23 Social Security New consumer price index means good and bad news to folks on social security. We talk to some oldsters about it.
April 23 Delaware Banks Maryland big banks are leaving their credit card operations out of state.lured by less restrictive banking la.
April 23 Teen Arson Most arsons in Baltimore are set by youngsters. The city is setting up work shops to stop this problem before it.
April 23 Child Custody A long and drawn out court battle over child custody. Grandmother faces charges for fleeing state with her grandson.
April 24 Flooding Heavy rain today with some flooding in the area. We do a short voice flooding.
April 24 Prison Two asst. wardens are fired as state cracks down on state prison security. State agrees to hire more guards.
April 24 MTA Accident Another MTA bus wreck in early morning rain. This bus hit a truck.driver to be charged.
April 24 Drunk Drivers State will soon set up roadblocks to look for drunk drivers. This is a VO SOT.
April 24 Steel Workers Assoc. of iron and steel engineers is in town for annual meeting.we talk to them about state of the business.
April 24 A.A. Politics Pat McGrath previews upcoming election in AA county by looking at the candidates.
April 24 Time Piece This is a VO. City gets a new old time piece for inner harbor.but no pictures of the clock because dedication.
April 24 Cheese Trial VO of the hearing that never was around Holfeld live telling how suspect in cheese theft didn't show up for court date.
April 24 Prisons SOT with state corrections commissioner and warden of pen in light of errorts to stop recent rash of escapes.
April 24 Douglas School Joan pkg. on settlement of contractors' dispute in renovation of Douglas school.
April 24 Fire Station VO/SOT at groundbreaking of chase fire station.first county fire station to be built in 8 yrs.
April 24 MTA Bus Ax VO of latest MTA bus ax..cockeysville and York roads.seven injured.
April 24 Handicapped Parking Fran tells us how transit and traffic decides to change rules to help handicap ped park easier.
April 24 Ocean City Air Susan tells us about new air service to ocean city from BWI.
April 24 Special Olympics VO of torch lighting ceremonies kicking off this spring's city special Olympics.
April 24 Andy at large Andy tells us about pet care that comes to you.
April 27 Orlinsky Indicted City council president Orlinsky is indicted on 12 counts of fraud and extortion. This is a reproduced piece with.
April 27 Reax city hall Mayor reaction to the Orlinsky indictments.
April 27 Reax wife Video of Orlinsky's wife who refuses comment on indictments but his neighbors are talking.
April 27 Colts Draft The colts trade away Bert Jones and take their picks in the NFL draft. This is a VO with various sound bites.
April 27 Hughes Campaign Governor Hughes is on the campaign trail again.looking to win the primary. Pat McGrath follows him around the.
April 27 Orlinsky Indicted Mary pkg. on city council president being indicted on 12 counts of extortion mail fraud etc..dealing with sludge co.
April 27 Russell VO of house of Ed Russell.also allegedly involved Orlinsky case.
April 27 Orlinsky Profile Jack backgrounds Orlinsky and career leading up to indictments.
April 27 Killer Capsules/Drugs Pkg. on toxic capsules accidentally circulating in Howard Co..can be fatal.
April 27 Cheese Suspect VO of cheese suspect who showed up for court date today.
April 27 Pascal/Crime VO/SOT with AA Co police chief.and co exec Pascal on drop in overall crime rate for first quarter of year.
April 27 Hughes VO as governor kicks off reelection campaign.
April 27 Andy at large/eatery Andy takes us to unusual eatery at Putty Hall and Bel Air rds.family place with puppet-type show while you eat.
April 28 Orlinsky City council president makes statement on indictment.says.basically.I am not a crook.
April 28 Corruption Jack looks at all the corruption by MD. Politicians in past years.
April 28 Teachers Uninion Teachers react to city announcement that 10000 education employees may lost jobs because of budget cuts.
April 28 Chadderton/Myers Trial Joan on set tells us about testimony in Chadderton/Myers trail.murder for hire in Carroll Co.
April 28 Video Games Pat tells us how surge in video game playing is good for state economy.
April 28 O's Contract VO of BD of estimates which okays plan for city and Orioles to split profits 50-50.
April 28 Andy at large/Pretzels Today Andy visits world's largest pretzel factory.in nearby Pennsylvania.
April 28 Orlinski Talks Walter Orlinsky resurfaces following his indictment and says we will not resign.but will serve the people.
April 28 Fatal Fire One man dies in early morning fire. We have VO of aftermath.
April 28 Murder Cops find nude body of woman under as a bridge.her head beaten in by a rock.
April 28 Public Works A prisoner's lawsuit results in state spending more money for medical care at Hagerstown slammer.
April 28 Pascal Robert Pascal is on the campaign trail and talking about beefing up jails. Is elected governor.
April 28 Gas Stations Anne Arundel County police are intensifying fight against criminals who are preying upon gas station.
April 28 2 on the Road Susan has a real fish story in this one. Did you ever hear the one about the part time janitor lady who is making money...
April 28 Governor Hughes Pkg. on government press conference.says he'll look into maximum security prison for juveniles.
April 28 Anti Commercial VO/SOT as delegate Pat McDonough criticizes Hughes ad campaign.
April 28 Hunger March VO of folks getting ready to leave Baltimore and march to Washington to protest hunger in US.
April 28 Cheese VO to update situation of cheese giveaway.
April 28 WEAA-FM Radio WEAA goes off the air.they say because of money. But station manager says that's not so.
April 28 Aquarium Director VO/SOT with new director of aquarium Peter Felham.
April 28 Mayor/Jobs VO of mayor talking at boys' Latin commenting on new study that shows city lost 20000 jobs permanently.
April 28 Superteams/Superteems Area high schools prepare for first annual super teams competition.to benefit syds research.
April 28 Andy at large/Banana Split Andy takes us to Towson state for annual banana split pig out.
April 30 Orlinsky VO of City Council president as he goes into court to plead innocent to charges of extortion, mail fraud, etc.
April 30 Board of Estimates VO of Board of Estimates meeting just 2 hours after Orlinsky pleas.biz as usual.
April 30 Watermain Repairs Susan tells us about plans to limit water service to parts of southeast city.county and AA Co. to fix watermain.
April 30 Prison Dogs Mary takes us to Hagerstown where newest guards enter prison system.guard dogs.
April 30 Orioles Auction VO of kickoff to Orioles auction.wives project signing of birdmobile..to be auctioned off.
April 30 Baltimore Can do VO/SOT at kickoff of Baltimore can do project..co-sponsored by channel 2.bring in cans for free ticket to Orioles game.
April 30 CNN-2 Promoting the coming of CNN-2 to channel 2 this coming Monday.
April 30 Andy at large/Billboards Today Andy takes a look at the signs of our times.otherwise known as billboards.