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Langsdale Library

December 1983

WMAR-TV News (WMAR)

Series II. News Stock Footage Video, 1982-1987


December 1983

Month
Date
Story
Description
December 1 MTA Baby Newborn baby abandoned on MTA bus.
December 1 Rev. Mann Episcopalian priest guilty of sex charges with 9-year old gets suspended sentence and probation.
December 1 Andy At Large Andy plays bartender at a Chocolate Festival at Lexington Market.
December 1 Beth Steel Beth Steel show and tell at its Penn. Hq.
December 1 Editorial Editorial on State's new Auto Emission Program.
December 2 Subway Update Update on how subway is working. What bugs are still in it and what changes must be made.
December 2 Andy At Large Course for football widows to learn about the game.
December 2 Fairchild Hughes Fairchild Industries gives its Western Maryland plant to the State. Gov. Hughes accepts.
December 2 Aunt Mary Aunt Mary is in business again for the holidays . looking for contributions to give to needy kids.
December 5 Heart Center Hopkins new Heart Center to open.
December 5 City Jail Guards Jail guards taken to court on drug charges, but all evidence against them is thrown out of court.
December 5 Andy At Large A one-man band, but not your typical one-man band.
December 6 Inaugural Mayor takes oath for his fourth term in office.
December 6 Harlem Park ID School ID Badge Program begins . first badge pictures taken at Harlem Park Jr. High where student was recently murdered.
December 6 Andy At Large Lawyers learn latest legalities to help them get their clients off of drunk driving charges.
December 6 Symphony Kids BSO holds free holiday concerts . to teach children the beauty of symphony music.
December 7 Bay Conf. Three-State Bay Summit begins in Virginia. States declare how many millions they will spend to clean up the Bay.
December 7 Space Heaters How to buy safe space heaters and keep them safe.
December 7 Fuel Prices Comparing various fuel prices to see what form of energy is more economical this winter.
December 7 Energy Assist Where to get financial aid . if you need it . to pay heating bills this winter.
December 7 Andy At Large Group at U. of Maryland that performs minute operas.
December 7 Judge Bates Baltimore County Judge is indicted for perjury following FBI investigation.
December 8 I-95 Shootout Cab stolen .. suspects flee .two caught near cab. Third shoots it out with cops. Two cops wounded by other cops.
December 8 Cabbie Shooting Cabbie shoots two during hold up. One of the bad guy dies.
December 8 Andy At Large A look at a "Punk" fashion boutique . chemical warfare fashion.
December 8 City Council Inaugural New City Council takes oath of office.
December 9 Monroe Fire Third deadliest fire in city history. Eight people die in this one house fire.
December 9 Burn Unit How city burn unit scrambles to save lives of fire victims.
December 9 Andy At Large We make the rounds "House Calls" with vet at the Baltimore Zoo.
December 12 Andy At Large Cramming for final exams.
December 12 Bay College Folo Renovation construction on the Old Bay College finally begins.
December 13 Teen Pregnancy New counseling center opens for pregnant teenagers.
December 13 Holiday Poison How to avoid accidental poisoning this holiday season.
December 13 Andy At Large Rehearsals for the Ice Show at the Capitol Center.
December 13 Catholic Charity Oil BG&E giving charity oil at cost to sell to needy. Local oil dealers say that's illegal.
December 13 Boat Thefts Three men arrested in boat theft ring.
December 14 Chemical Blast Two welders badly burned when chemical holding tank explodes.
December 14 Tax Court Cops in tax court. They formed their own churches as a tax dodge, and now they are being told to pay up or go to jail.
December 14 Andy At Large How to decorate for the holidays if money is no object.
December 14 Calhoun Interview Interview with Maryland Death Row inmate.
December 14 Bowden Santa Jack Bowden plays Santa at Harborplace.
December 15 Mayor False Alarm Mayor testifies in case where man pulled false alarm. Mayor saw him do it. Man is convicted.
December 15 AA Theft Folo County changing procedures at its warehouse following theft by a supervisor.
December 15 Andy At Large Cut your own free firewood.
December 15 Salvation Army Salvation Army needs help to help the needy.
December 15 Brawner Murder Brutal hatchet murder. 17-year old murders his neighbor. Grizzly stuff . put her in a barrel and then under water.
December 15 Bates Arraignment Judge charged with perjury in FBI probe pleads innocent at arraignment.