Carolyn Ruth Smith Leighton, whose deep faith led her to care for the sick, teach religion, and join her husband, the former Episcopal bishop of Maryland, in visiting churches throughout the state, died of respiratory failure Aug.4 at Fairhaven Retirement Community in Sykesville. She was 92.
Perryville Presbyterian Church said farewell to one of its long-time members, as she left the U.S. to go back to live in her homeland of Scotland. Louise Fagan was honored by the members of the church with a brunch after their Sunday service. Pastor Allen Yuninger presided over the church service
Today, Good Friday, the Susquehanna Ministerium will sponsor the Good Friday Way of the Cross beginning at Jean Roberts Park (railroad bridge), 503 St. John St., from noon to 1 p.m. For details, phone 410-939-2464
By By Ron Browning and 410-939-6562; fax 410-939-1833
Peter Marvit, a 51-year-old scientist who sang with the Baltimore Choral Arts Society and sought to widen music education opportunities for city students, died at Johns Hopkins Hospital after he was shot near his Northeast Baltimore home last Monday night. He had been returning home from a choral rehearsal.
The menu at Smokin' Hot Bar and Grille, in Glenwood, is replete with traditional barbecue-y and pub-y favorites, along with ample updated items, like Texas egg rolls, crab fries and fried mac and cheese.