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February 1983

WMAR-TV News (WMAR)

Series II. News Stock Footage Video, 1982-1987


February 1983

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Date
Story
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February 02 Truck Strike Truck strike enters second day. One man killed in North Carolina, another trucker shot at here at Harbor Tunnel
February 02 Food Committee Baltimore Food Committee gets Baltimore Is Best Award. They distribute food to the poor.
February 02 AA Drug Bust Major drug bust in AA County of adults and drug sellers in high schools .. a lot of juveniles arrested at three county
February 02 Trucker Wrap Update on the trucker strike which is becoming more violent.
February 02 Jarrettsville Wreck Truck rig goes off road and crashes. Two female passengers taken to shock trauma. Driver charged with DWI.
February 02 Prison Vote Task Force picks Somerset County as prime location for new state prison.
February 02 Steelworker Sign Up Jobless steelworkers in Baltimore sign up for some new Federal help
February 02 Paul Sarbanes Senator Sarbanes comments on President Reagan's new budget proposals
February 02 Amtrak Amtrak begins bargain rates for passengers .trying to compete with airlines .video of passengers and train
February 02 Andy at Large Andy debunks the Punxsatauney Phil myth. How will we know if groundhog sees his shadow with all of those camera lights?
February 02 School Drug Folo Kathi goes to Glen Burnie High, one of 3 schools where drug arrests were made, the largest school related drug bust in AA.
February 02 School Drug Folo Kathi goes to Glen Burnie High, one of 3 AA County schools where student arrests were made. She talks to students.
February 02 Heart Month National Heart Month kicks off. We are at Johns Hopkins where they talk about how you can take care of your heart.
February 02 MD. Food Committee Profile of Md. Food Committee, selected the best of the best in the latest Baltimore's Best Awards.
February 02 NX Bureau Johnston Square Food Co-op gets the go-ahead to stay open, despite a reported violation of zoning laws.
February 02 Sales Tax Revenue State sales tax revenue up markedly last month. Could cause Hughes to reconsider his proposal to raise the state real estate
February 02 Mental Patients V/O SOT on the growth of regional mental rehabilitation type centers and the decline in population at state hospitals.
February 02 Hospital Costs Hospital costs up in Maryland 14% last year. Hospitals incur millions in bad debts too.
February 02 Abernathy Civil rights leader Ralph Abernathy leaves Hopkins, only to return in a few weeks for brain artery bypass surgery.
February 02 Blue Laws Hunt Valley petition survey shows shoppers want the right to do their stuff on Sunday.
February 02 Contact 2 Ed helps out a woman who got ripped off when she ordered a set of luggage thru a mail order catalog from out of state.
February 02 School Drug Folo Kathi follows yesterday's story on the drug arrests in AA County by checking on how other surrounding counties fight
February 02 Truck Violence Violence in the third day of the independent trucker strike.
February 02 Mexico Travel Travel picks up in Mexico, lots of sun tanned bodies good for feature stories.
February 02 Maryland Truckers Video of trucker violence, and Maryland ind. trucker leaders are calling for an end to all violent acts.
February 02 State Troopers State troopers are taking extra steps to make roads safe for truckers . crack down on violence.
February 02 Tax Hike Reaction Governor Hughes reacts to Mayor Schaefer suggestion that stake hikes income tax one percent to bail out local government.
February 02 Schaefer Jobs Mayor Schaefer goes to D.C. to testify against any more Federal aid cuts to cities.
February 02 Auto Emissions State will have to shell out an additional four and one half million bucks if it still sets up auto emission program.
February 02 X Rated TV First in a series on the Who Is, Whats and Wherefors of X rated television.
February 02 Andy At Large Washington Redskins Welcome Home Parade is held in downpour, and is just about a wash out.
February 03 AA Co. Police To Beef Up Patrols AA County Police have agreed to beef up patrols to cut down on violence in their county.
February 03 Turner Station County Executive Don Hutchinson designates renovation of old school at Turner Station to be turned into community center.
February 03 Black History Month City schools celebrate Black History Month. Kurt Schmoke talks to the kids.
February 03 Blue Laws Baltimore Senate delegation meet to take first major step towards doing away with Sunday shopping blue laws.
February 03 Revenue Sharing Baltimore officials go to Washington to testify for continuation of revenue sharing program.
February 03 X Rated TV Part Two in series on X rated TV and kids.
February 03 Editorial Editorial supporting an end to the blue laws.
February 03 Andy At Large A look at the Columbia 29ers. .. new semi pro basketball team out of Columbia, MD,
February 03 Truckers Impact Kathi goes to various food merchants to find out how much of an impact the independent truckers strike is having on business.
February 03 Safety Seats V/O SOT of Governor Hughes proposing mandatory car safety seats for little kids. Also video of car seats.
February 03 Turner(s) Station Old Fleming School being renovated into new community center for the residents of Turner Station. Dedication ceremony.
February 03 Laryngitis Tobie tells out about the trials and tribulations of laryngitis.
February 03 NX Bureau The problems Montgomery and Howard County folks are facing since the closing of the Mink Hollow Bridge for repairs.
February 03 Black History Lyn takes us to Northwestern Senior High School for the kick off celebration of Black History Month.
February 04 Herpes Baby Exclusive report on an Annapolis baby who is dying from Herpes Simplex Encephalitis. Doctors don't know why.
February 04 Unemployment V/O SOT of unemployed folks on line and Reagan news conference talking about the January unemployment rate.
February 04 Henry Howard File V/O of Henry Howard's Aug. 4th arrest and July 29th murder shots of him being accused of killing 4 members of his fa
February 04 Crime Stats Baltimore County's crime stats are out, and they've dropped. Community development is partly responsible.
February 04 Barn Fire Latest barn fire in Baltimore County is found to be arson. V/O. Barn is in Phoenix
February 04 Jay Stanley We speak to Jay Stanley by phone at the hospital in El Salvador where he is recovering from wounds in the Civil War there.
February 04 Contact 2 Ed solves the problem of parents who ordered a baby mattress from a coupon book when the company has since gone bankrupt.
February 04 Bye Bye Books V/O of books going to our Sister City in Liberia (Obargna.sp.?)
February 04 Beth Steel Two mills to close at Sparrows Point. Bite with Brent Snodgrass of Beth Steel union spokesman Ed Bartee and his son Stee
February 04 Western Electric Workers Western Electric union meets with management on update of 2300 layoffs. Bite with Walter Taylor, union president.
February 04 Port of Baltimore Port of Baltimore not feeling effects of strike yet. Bite with Donald Klein of Md. Port Administration.
February 04 Winter Italian Carnivale Food, people and games of annual Winter Italian Carnivale.
February 04 Beth Steel Layoffs Beth Steel is doing away with 850 more jobs at Sparrows Port plant by closing pipe manufacturing shop.
February 04 Local Unemployment State unemployment figures are up despite drop in national figures. We talk to some of the jobless.
February 04 Trucker Update Baltimore trucker has his rig firebombed at night during the strike.
February 04 X Rated TV Part 3: Conclusion of Baltimore series on X rated TV in the home.
February 04 Chesapeake Model Scale model of Chesapeake Bay must be torn down .all eight acres of it.another government boondoggle.
February 04 Andy At Large Andy goes to lady dentist who says she is the most painless around because she is a woman.
February 07 Snow Storm Snow storm blankets Maryland. 4 inches of snow. We don't have very good video.
February 07 Furniture 2 On The Road Susan talks with designer who has easy living furniture in his home. Says it reflects the personality.
February 07 Eubie Blake Eubie Blake turns 100. and local woman who used to sing with Eubie remembers him.
February 07 Brooks Trial Verdict Jury acquits Brooks of murder in 1981.robbery murder of K Mart Manager Keith Bee.
February 07 Hviding Reaction Reaction from Hviding mother to appeals. Court overturning sentence. Photo of victim. Angry mother and cousin.
February 07 MADD Protest at State House Sarbanes puts in surprise appearance at tonight's meeting. Bite from video of meeting..
February 07 DiBlasi Is New Council Member DiBlasi sworn in. Video of meeting.
February 07 Parren Mitchell - Draft Con. Mitchell and Eran Donelan protest the draft registrations at neighborhood businesses. Bite with Parren
February 07 Snow Removal Moneys County Council finds 30 thousand dollars for snow removal this year.
February 07 Eubie Blake Birthday NBC Package on Blake Birthday Celebration.
February 07 Job Bank Essex College begins a Job Bank on Cable so unemployed can make their appeals for work to larger audience.
February 07 Cockfighting Lou talks to Undercover Agent about cockfighting in Maryland.
February 07 Tamper Proof Packages Report on tamper proof packaging . is it any good . is it working . is it worth it.
February 07 Eubie Blake Eubie Blake is 100 years old today. Birthday party in Baltimore.
February 07 Andy At Large Andy looks at alternate gifts for Valentines Day, including dancing messages .. Pop A Gram . and male strippers.
February 07 Snow Funds Baltimore County is out of snow removal funds. They will ask the County Council for an emergency $300,000.
February 07 Governor's Taxes Hearings begin on raising the taxes on cigarettes and liquor to offset the 133 million dollar proposed State budget deficit.
February 07 Fire Computers Baltimore is chosen as one of the test counties for a fire computer program that could cut down on the number of arsons.
February 07 Gum Disease Tobie talks about how gum disease is now being recognized in youngsters, whereas before it was thought to be an adult ..
February 08 GOP Meeting GOP group holds meeting to come up with an alternative budget plan to Governor Hughes' plan.
February 08 Injury Center Johns Hopkins Hospital will be the first in the nation to have a center for childhood injury research. V/O.
February 08 Bus Stop Folo Controversy in Hampstead Carroll County over a bus stop located in busy roadway. Ends when decision is made to make DRO...?t
February 08 NX Bureau Ed solves the problem of a trucking company that was causing noise problems for the residents of South Hilton Street.
February 08 Brain Tumor Boy Heartbreaking story of a 24-year old local boy suffering from a brain tumor who goes to Daytona to live out dream of race.
February 08 Senator John Glenn Glenn bites reaction to his candidacy from Steve Sachs, Paul Sarbanes, Troy Bailey, Ben Cardin.
February 08 Balti. Jews React to Beirut Massacre Rabbi Berlin and Senator Steinberg react to report of Israeli responsibility on Beirut massacre.
February 08 School Bus Audit Bus video bite with Pressman.
February 08 Mayor Schaefer - Sludge Plans Video of Back River - Bite with Schaefer on impressions of Brussels plant.
February 08 Joan Rivers Joan Rivers bite about work on the road.
February 08 License Renewal 200 thousand Maryland drivers will not get license renewal forms because they have dropped insurance . and done other ..
February 08 Cave In Death Man killed in construction cave-in while digging trench to lay pipe line.
February 08 Dog Fight Report on dogs fighting in Maryland for sport.
February 08 Heating Bill Mild winter is saving on heating bills for everyone.
February 08 Voting Booth Kids testify in Annapolis to be allowed in voting both with parents to watch how the process works.
February 09 Board of Estimates Bd. Of Estimates approves funding for crime study in the City that would make more efficient use of our police. V.O sot.
February 09 Coast Guard Coast Guard is considering charging rescue fees. V/O sot.
February 09 Dental Tour 4th and 5th graders tour the UM School of Dentistry to learn about preventive dental methods.
February 09 Contact 2 Woman makes deposit on window improvements. Loan for balance not approved. She can't get back deposit money until conta../
February 09 Baltimore Federal Baltimore Federal Bldg. will be rebuilt but its outer fa ade will remain in part because it is on the Historic Register.
February 09 Hawkins Point Dump Bd. Of Estimates approved surcharge for dumping waste at Hawkins Point. Some of money goes to local community.
February O9 AA County Sludge AA County looks for way to get rid of its sludge. BG&E steps in to help out by sayingit wants to burn it.
February 09 Whittlesley (sp.?) Judge says tape recording can be used in trial of Michael Whittlesley charged in connection with disappearance of Ja,,,,
February 09 Social Security Brad Ganson begins series on Social Security.Is the System going for broke.Part One/
February 09 Andy At Large Jsck Bowden Turns 50 today ,,, Andy Barth has a small tribute from himself and others.
February 10 Snow Preps Forecast of a major storm on the way has snow renewal crews on alert and people scrambling in the stores to stock up on .
February 10 Ulcers Tobie talks about the misconceptions associated with ulcers, its causes and its treatments.
February 10 NX Bureau The ongoing problem of cold classrooms rises again . this time a parent says the situation is to blame for his son's pnu..
February 10 Western Electric Western Electric and union officials meet to talk about loss of 23 hundred jobs at Baltimore plant.
February 10 Insanity Law Governor's Task Force meets to talk about changing laws on insanity pleas.
February 10 Stadium Folo Update on Mayor Schaefer's attempt to strike a deal with Annapolis and pro teams to renovate Memorial Stadium.
February 10 Social Security Part Two of Brad Ganson series on Social Security . Going for Broke.
February 10 Editorial Editorial on State attempts to raise taxes to cover shortfall of Federal budget cuts and balance State budget.
February 10 Andy At Large Andy does advancer on upcoming Craft Fair and the Convention Center.
February 11 Blizzard of '83 Ken does a VO on the beginning of the blizzard of 83 .. If we only knew then what we know now.
February 11 Accidents VO of accidents caused by the blizzard of 83.
February 11 Snow Control VO of Snow Control Center in City Hall during the blizzard of 83.
February 11 Annapolis Snow VO of how Annapolis looks during the blizzard of 83.
February 11 Social Security Brad concludes his special series on Social Security . is the System Going for Broke.
February 11 Andy At Large Andy shows us what school officials go through to decide to close school for the day . it begins before dawn.
February 11 Snow Control Kevin does a package on City's Snow Emergency Plan efforts to wrap around his live shot.
February 11 Annapolis Standstill Lou packages the blizzard conditions in Annapolis around his Bureau alive shot.
February 11 Snow Status Linda does a pre-produced piece on the status of the blizzard.
February 11 Franciscan Center Ed takes us through the Franciscan Center where they provide food and shelter for the homeless during the storm.
February 11 Snow Helpers Kids off from school help out stranded motorists during the blizzard.
February 11 Weather Set Up Night video of blizzard of 83.
February 11 National Guard National Guard help protect the City from looting during the blizzard of 83.
February 11 City Safety Mayor Schaefer and Commissioner Battaglia huddle about keeping the City safe during the blizzard . mainly sou
February 11 Airport Stranded travelers at BWI find ways to keep themselves amused while planes are grounded due to blizzard of 83.
February 11 Social Security Part Three of Brad's three part extravaganza on Social Security . exteriors of building, checks offices.
February 11 Homeless/Parties A look at the contrast on this blizzard night . the homeless and parties in hotels.
February 12 WX Setup Copter cam video of blizzard of 83 - the day after.
February 12 Looting A look at the crime situation on the night of the blizzard of 83. We have video of someone being arrested . looting
February 12 Snow Removal Clean up of blizzard. Blizzard babies. Other helpful things. Good next day blizzard video.
February 12 Hospitals Hospitals need four wheel drive vehicles and they've been very busy on this day after the blizzard. Video of four wheel drive.
February 12 National Weather Blizzard of 83 in Washington and New York. VO
February 12 Airport Airport re-opens after blizzard of 83.. Shots of food counters and ex-stranded travelers.
February 12 Residents Dig People dig out of the blizzard of 83. We dump snow into the harbor
February 12 Eubie Eubie Blake file video on day of his death at age 100 . five days after his birthday.
February 12 Neighborhood Dig People helping each other dig out of the blizzard .fun story.
February 14 Snow Removal Package on how the City intends to clean up after the blizzard. And where it intends to get the money for it.
February 14 Abandoned Cars City is towing abandoned cars from the storm. We show people where they were taken and how to get them back.
February 14 Looting Updates on the crime that took place during the blizzard. How cops handled it and how business owners are doing.
February 14 Snow Flowers It's Valentines Day . but flower dealers are taking a beating because no one is buying due to blizzard.
February 14 Oyster Divers General Assembly is considering a bill that would end profession of oyster diving. This has been a bad year for the .
February 14 Snow Unicorn VO on snow sculpture. Kids make a unicorn out of the snow.
February 14 Andy At Large Andy does Valentines report on the business end of the holiday . Hearts and Dollars.
February 14 Wakefield Fire Man is severely injured in an apartment complex fire. Could his injuries have been minimized if apt. management had plowed the sn.
February 15 Illegal Parking Kevin tells us about the headaches commuters are facing because of illegally parked cars during the Snow Emergency.
February 15 A.A. Trade Council Cardin and Steinberg are divided over the problem of the costs of the State pension program. They speak at a luncheon.
February 15 E.R.A. The State House votes to ask Congress for a new Equal Rights Amendment.
February 15 Digging Out A montage of video of people digging out from the blizzard of 83.
February 15 Flooding The snow is now melting. But where will all the water go. Report on what City is going to prevent flooding.
February 15 Tooth Painting Report on cosmetic dentistry and tooth painting. Is it worth it?
February 15 Labor Department Governor Task Force is campaigning for new Department of Labor.
February 15 Andy At Large Andy meets the future members of the Doctors Marching Bagpipe Band. Medical students learning how to play the bagpipe.
February 15 Illegal Parking Illegal parking is hampering the snow cleanup effort and commutes are suffering.
February 15 A.A. Trade Council Problems with State pension programs has State leaders divided. SOTs with Cardin and Steinberg
February 15 Women's Fertility Infertility problems associated with career women is called endometriosis.
February 15 NX Bureau Was it breaking & entering or looting at the Johnston Square Food Co-op after the blizzard. Its insurance coverage depen..
February 15 Summer Fever Linda does a pre-produced package on what it would be like if summer were here and the blizzard was a distant memory.
February 16 Baltimore Factory Production Joan examines Beth Steel, GM and Black & Decker for production, tape involves pre-produced material, no bites.
February 16 Freighter Hearing Video of Coast Guard hearing in Portsmouth. Virginia bite with survivor of accident.
February 16 Ash Wednesday Services Video of Cathedral of Mary Our Queen.
February 16 Prince of Luxembourg Schaefer welcomes Prince at World Trade Center. Video of both. Bite with Prince.
February 16 Tissue Research Tobie talks about tissue research done to find the cause of some diseases.
February 16 Contact 2 Contact 2 straightens out Pizza Hut. They haven't been putting enough pepperonis in their pizzas.
February 16 Ash Wednesday Ash Wednesday Observance with Archbishop Borders who makes a special appeal to Baltimore's Catholics.
February 16 Sentence Hearing Emotional hearing on toughening mandatory sentencing. Roper Committee packs the Hearing Room.
February 16 Cable TV Advances on suggestion by City Panel on what company should have City Cable franchise.breakdown on what each company.
February 16 County Budget Public meetings begin so people can tell County types how they should spend the budget.
February 16 Hungry Kids Part One of UMA series on hungry kids in Baltimore. What it is doing to the and how to help them.
February 16 Andy At Large Andy previews upcoming Wanderlust Party for School for the Arts. Have a foreign vacation without leaving town.
February 17 Business Reaction Reaction from Howard Street businesses on the effect of the Hochschild Kohn fire.
February 17 Reeves Funeral V/O of Norman Reeves funeral.
February 17 Hughes Hughes holds a news conference to talk about the State's money problems.
February 17 Sparrows Point Ships Package on workers rehired at Sparrows Point to reconstruct ships being used in case of emergency overseas. Good jobs .
February 17 Demolition - Hochschild Building Video shows building demolished. Night video.
February 17 Cable TV Video of Board of Estimates meeting. Bites from Cox lawyer Shapiro, Cable member M Mitchell, Cable board member Walsh.
February 17 Hochschild Fire Joan wraps complete story of ten alarm blaze that destroys downtown Hochschild Kohn department store.
February 17 Revitalization Hochschild fire delays major renovation project for business in Baltimore. Where does revitalization project go from ..
February 17 Hochschild Memory Andy looks backs at the glamour of the Hochschild Kohn store that just went up in flames . talks to elderly who remember .
February 17 Hungry Kids Part Two of UMA series on children going hungry in Baltimore.
February 18 Navy Pilots Eject Safely Two pilots are okay after ejecting from plane crashed into Chesapeake Bay south of Patuxent.
February 18 Dr. John Crew Honored Video of dinner in Crew's honor . Bite with Daneker on Crew's leaving.
February 18 School Board Nominees City Council interviews School Board nominees Doris Johnson, Bob Embry. Bites with them.
February 18 Oil Slick Coast Guard watches oil slick off Virginia since Marine Electric coal ship sank.
February 18 C & P Rates C&P gets a rate hike approved. But not as much as it wanted. Public phones go to 20 cents.
February 18 Demolition Wrecking crews begin to demolish what is left of old Hochschild department store.
February 18 Bay College Status report on old Bay College that was gutted by fire a few years ago. What will they do with it.
February 18 Homeless Bill Bill introduced to help get Baltimore's homeless off the streets. Would prove (??) a million dollar fund.
February 18 Hungry Kids UMA concludes her special report on hunger in Baltimore. Kids are going hungry.
February 18 Andy At Large Thunder Hill Elementary School has closed circuit newscast every week. Tune in to W.T.H.E.
February 18 AMA AMA pushes for stronger drunk driving laws.
February 18 NX Bureau Ed goes to Washington to see how other area prepare their residents for community access channels on Cable TV.
February 21 Fisherman Protest Video of protest outside State Capitol. Bite with head of sports fishermen.
February 21 Baltimore Indians Local Indians react to massacre. Video from Nightly News. AP photos. Bites with pair about killings.
February 21 Smithson Sanity File video of Westvaco shooting 3/24/82.
February 21 Monument Street City agrees to take advice of report and enact new safety precautions at Monument Street landfill.
February 21 Asbestos Hearing Hearing in State Capitol to toughen laws on asbestos in construction.
February 21 White Lung Maryland White Lung Association is intensifying its crusade against asbestos poisoning.
February 21 A.A. Chase Another high speed chase and capture following another armed robbery.
February 21 Consumer Credit Report on Credit Counseling Service that helps you pay off all of those credit card bills and the like.
February 21 Birthday Sale A look at Washington Birthday Sales .kick-off of spring shopping season, sales everywhere.
February 21 Stocks, Hemlines Frank Capiello looks at old myth that the Stock Market follows the hemlines in fashion . up when they are up and down wh..
February 21 Andy At Large We go to New York City with Mayor as he pushes Baltimore's pro cycling championship, trying to get national attention .
February 21 Income Tax Income Tax offices open on Washington's Birthday. Some Marylanders having problems with new Federal rules.
February 21 Washington Birthday Sales Washington Birthday Sales - retailers hope to make up for losses from Christmas sales.
February 21 Chinatown Massacre Massacre of Chinese people in Seattle, Washington during a gambling game..
February 21 Mondale Walter Mondale declares his intentions to run for President in 1984.
February 21 Queen Elizabeth Queen in Mexico.
February 22 Unemployment Benefits Unemployment benefits raised $7 a week to $160 a week maximum. Good news for those out of a job.
February 22 Steelworkers V/o SOT on Sparrows Point steelworkers who are testifying before a committee to have foreclosures on their homes stopped.
February 22 City Council Live remote at City Council Chambers as Carroll Fitzgerald resigns, and video of Board of Estimates meeting on sludge contr.
February 22 Interferon Tobie tells us about the use of Interferon in combating cancer in children.
February 22 NX Bureau February is Spay & Neuter Month in Baltimore.the City's way of trying to cut down on the number of strays.
February 22 Computers First part of Andy's series on the desirability of computers in the home.
February 22 Fitzgerald Resigns - Wife Replaces Him Carroll Fitzgerald resigns in Council. Wife sworn in. Gallagher bite.
February 22 Cable TV Joan looks at Cable decision. Bites with Ron Shapiro, Mayor Schaefer, Hyman Pressman.
February 22 Auto Emissions File video of Auto Emissions Tests.
February 22 Three Shootings Video of three shootings. Waverly Recreation Center. 400 East 20th Street, St. Paul & Lanvale Street/
February 22 FBI - Whittlesey (sp.?) File video of Whittlesey
February 22 Parkton Flooding County agrees to buy homes from residents. Video of homes. River.Council.Bite with Councilman Smith and residents
February 22 Andrew Young Atlanta Mayor speaks at Naval Academy. Video of crowd. Bite with him.
February 22 Crime Grant Patterson Park is given National Grant to fight neighborhood crime. First grant of its kind in nation.
February 22 Income Tax City delegation will try to persuade Governor to go along with one percent hike in State Income Tax.
February 22 A.A. Water Anne Arundel County hikes water and sewer rates 37 percent.
February 22 BG&E Hearings on BG&E rate hike request.
February 22 Bumpers Auto makers are making weaker bumpers.that is costing you in the long run.
February 22 Girl Scout Cookie Girl Scouts make model building out of their cookies.
February 22 Andy At Large Andy goes to Captain Harvey's Sub Shop where they have raised sub sandwiches to an art form. They have a following acr.
February 23 Board of Estimates Board of Estimates announced it wants cable TV bid to Caltec television and beats out Cox Cable.
February 23 Jobs Program Kickoff of local drive to get people to rally in Washington in march of jobs and justice.
February 23 Washington Harold Washington wins mayoral primary in Chicago ..one step closer to becoming first Black mayor in Chicago.
February 23 Dioxin Government decides to buy people's homes who live in Times Beach because of high Dioxin levels in area aground.
February 23 Groucho Trial Groucho trial continues with actor George Fenneman testifying that Aaron Fleming was good for Groucho.
February 23 Puerto Rico Travel Week of 21st we travel to Puerto Rico.
February 23 Caltec Cable Joan reworks Caltec story bites with Schaefer, Shapiro. Board of Estimates meeting. Map of Caltec coverage.
February 23 Bus Fares Files video of buses. Preproduction on fare proposals. Bites with bus riders
February 23 Gasoline Prices Video of ARCO where gas is below one dollar. Bite with station owner and drivers.
February 23 Wynnewood Towers Video of Wynnewood which Loyola wants. Bite with PR of Loyola. Guidelines for who must leave. Bite with Wynnewood resident.
February 23 Cable Area Joan tells us about Caltec's plans for cable installation once they get the City franchise.
February 23 Mash's Outside shots of Mash's West Baltimore processing plant that is closing down next month.
February 23 United Way Picket Balto. Welfare Rights Org. pickets outside the United Way Bldg. over their request for an audit of UW funds management.
February 23 Armistead Gardens People who live in Armistead Gardens say there is a high incidence of cancer in their NX Schaefer wants a study to fin.
February 23 Contact 2 Bambergers mischarges a man on his credit bill. Collection agency intervenes. Ed clears it up.
February 23 Computers 2 Andy's series on computers continues with a look at how one family uses their home computers.
February 23 Cable TV Decision City board votes for Caltec to have City cable franchise . now up to City Council vote.
February 23 Caltec Customer A look at Caltec's performance record in Baltimore County. Compare to City plan.
February 23 Bridwell State Transportation Secretary is cleared in connection with New York Highway scandal testimony.
February 23 Mash's Mash's Hams in closing up Baltimore operations and moving all work to its Landover plant.
February 23 Food Prices A look at food prices this week. What is and isn't a smart buy,
February 23 Andy at Large How barbers and hair stylists learn their trade.
February 24 Frederick Shoot Folo Video outside the Frederick Avenue home where a mother and daughter were allegedly shot by the woman's estranged husband.
February 24 Love Pact Folo Sloane goes to the high school of the two teens who apparently shot each other in a love pact suicide attempt. SOT's wit..
February 24 Trash Pickups V/O SOT of garbage being collected and bite with Public Works Director on their plans to try again for once a week trash.
February 24 Fells Point There are now five proposals to buy the old B and O Tobacco Warehouse at Fells Point. Video of the warehouse.
February 24 I-83 Shots of I-83. City Planning Commission wants to appropriate money from next year's budget to expand it.
February 24 Eye Damage Tobie talks about the dangers surrounding this sport. Like eye damage if you don't protect them.
February 24 NX Bureau NX Bureau goes to Taneytown to see about complaints that their unemployment rate among dairy farmers is inflated.
February 24 Computers 3 Andy's series concludes with a look at how to pick the home computer that is best for you
February 24 Rockland Run Apt. Homicides Brad live at scene of two bodies found .
February 24 Baltimore Gss & Electric Protest Videoe of 1200 crowded into church where BG&E Cassedy faces Rev. Nick King of BUILD. Sharp confrontations.(???????. - hard to read)
February 24 School Board Budget Video of School Board. Sound up. Voting on budget
February 24 Japanese Internment Baltimore man was in Detention Camp Pres. Roosevelt ordered. Jap-Americans captured remembers in bites. Video of b..
February 24 Talking Two Waverly group discusses concerns. V/O.
February 24 Blue Shield Blue Shield wants to cut benefits it pays out to 160 elderly Maryland customers.
February 24 Hughes NC Governor's News Conference. He defends his plan to establish a State Labor Department.
February 24 Oystermen People pack State House for hearing on bill to end oyster diving in parts of Maryland.
February 24 College Zoning City is trying to pass a law making all City colleges obey the City Zoning laws . on campus and off.
February 24 Hunger Folo Folo to Hunger in Baltimore series. Govt. is starting all out push to feed the starving kids.
February 24 Editorial Editorial on feeding the hungry kids of Baltimore.
February 24 Andy at Large Cockeysville man is out of work. . has lost everything. Can't get a job. Goes to Washington three times a week to be.
February 25 Carroll County Sobriety Checkpoints Live shot from scene of checkpoint. No video B-roll
February 25 Orioles in Miami Live via satellite from Miami. Saunders interviews Altobelli about first week of spring training.
February 25 Harbor Dredging File video of dredging. Bites with Long on prospects of dredging in Balto. Harbor.
February 25 Westin Hotels Bloomie's is not coming to Baltimore . but the Westin Hotel project will be built down at the Inner Harbor without it.
February 25 Harbor Dredging Clarence Long holds a news conference to talk about funding for the harbor dredging project.
February 25 Contact 2 Ed investigates the questionable business practices of the Baltimore Towing Company.
February 25 Black Play Arena Players perform the play written by the winner of the first Black Writers Contest in MD. We also air "Reaching for ."
February 25 Shay/Grits We talk to woman of a MIA POW in reference to Grits' claims that there are still some POWs in Vietnam. Also combat video.
February 28 Iris Reeves Sworn In VO of Reeves sworn in at City Council.
February 28 Reeves Profile Kevin backgrounder on Iris Reeves and how she got to replace here husband.
February 28 Homeland Mall After fire video. Meeting video of Govans residents who hear of Homeland Mall reconstruction plans.
February 28 Guilford House Video of key presentation from BSO.
February 28 M*A*S*H Party Party at Gambit's showing people watching Mash for the final episode.
February 28 East Preston Street Shooting Video of shooting scene.ambulance.police, etc.
February 28 Aberdeen Fire Video of one million burning tires in Aberdeen.
February 28 Contact 2 Follow up to a January Contact 2 on a woman who was mistakenly billed for a yearly credit card fee from Equitable Bank.
February 28 Tunnel Joan does a special "Cover Story" report on the progress of the Ft. McHenry Tunnel construction. Great video inside the .