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June 25, 1997 | For The Inquirer / JAY GORODETZER
The fit was a little too tight yesterday for a Browning-Ferris Industries recycling truck that got stuck on Airdale Avenue at the Rosemont train station in Lower Merion. Police Officer George Bancroft helped remove air from the tires to let the truck squeeze through.
SPORTS
October 30, 2013
Rosemont's Luis Castillo (West Chester East) and Yohana Ghede scored to lead the Ravens (4-13) to a 2-1 win over visiting Lancaster Bible (6-10-3) in men's soccer on Monday. Kyle Lambertson scored for the Chargers. Men's ice hockey. Neumann is ranked in two preseason polls. The Knights are No. 14 in the USCHO.com poll and No. 10 in the d3hockey.com poll. Tennis. Delaware Valley College named Darcy Rabenda as the Aggies' first head coach for both the men's and women's teams.
SPORTS
September 5, 2013 | The Inquirer Staff
The Rosemont sports program ended 74 years of losses against Moravian when its men's soccer team dealt the host Greyhounds a 2-0 loss Wednesday in Colonial States Athletic Conference action. Rosemont's last victory against Moravian came during the 1939-40 season, when its women's basketball team won, 39-5. Junior Luke McIlvaine (Neshaminy) notched both goals for Rosemont (1-1). Junior goalie Max McDonald (Shawnee) shut out Moravian (2-1), which outshot the Ravens, 18-8. La Salle (0-1-1)
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January 18, 1990 | By Joshua Klein, Special to The Inquirer
Barry Pendleton, 33, of Ardmore, has been extradited from a San Diego prison and brought to Lower Merion, where he faces charges that include attempted murder, stemming from a July gun battle with police in the parking lot of a Rosemont restaurant. At an arraignment Saturday morning at the police station, District Justice Henry J. Schireson set bail at $750,000 for Pendleton and scheduled his preliminary hearing for tomorrow at 12:15 p.m., at the Narberth District Court. Pendleton faces two counts each on charges of attempted murder, possession of an instrument of crime, possession of prohibited offensive weapons, simple and aggravated assault, recklessly endangering another person and possessing a firearm without a license.
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December 15, 1994 | By Cynthia J. McGroarty, INQUIRER CORRESPONDENT
Harpist Gloria Galante will bring the lilting tunes of her harp to Borders Books & Music in Rosemont at 11 a.m. Saturday for A Colonial Christmas Concert. Galante will be dressed in period costume and will share tales through story and song. Children will be invited to try their hands at plucking a few notes. For more information, call 610-527-2913. Rosemary Clooney will sing holiday favorites at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Valley Forge Music Fair in A White Christmas Party. She will be joined in this 40th anniversary celebration of the hit movie White Christmas by singer Debby Boone and Boone's four children.
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January 24, 1988 | By Kristin E. Holmes, Special to The Inquirer
A memorial Mass will be said at 7 a.m. Wednesday at St. Thomas of Villanova Church in Rosemont for Rose Rowland Buchan, 69, of Rosemont, who died Aug. 1, 1986, at Bryn Mawr Hospital. She was a homemaker for most of her life. Mrs. Buchan was born May 16, 1917, in New Bedford, Conn. Her family moved to the Main Line area when she was a child. She attended Upper Darby High School, where she was a member of the women's track team. She later attended business school, where she studied to be a secretary.
NEWS
July 26, 1987 | By Katherine Scobey, Special to The Inquirer
Mary Louise Shugar Vail, of Rosemont, a receptionist and longtime member of the Plays & Players theater group in Philadelphia, died July 18 at Bryn Mawr Hospital. Mrs. Vail was a member of Plays & Players for about 25 years, said her husband, William C. Vail. She made scenery, was in charge of stage props and worked on lighting, he said. Vail recalled that his wife used to enjoy participating in the annual Plays & Players Gambols, when she would dance and sing in the chorus.
NEWS
June 30, 2000 | By Mary Blakinger, INQUIRER SUBURBAN STAFF
The Namgyal Monks, from the monastery of the Dalai Lama, are scheduled to perform a selection of sacred chanting and meditative dance rituals at Borders Books & Music in Rosemont from 7 to 8 p.m. next Friday. Admission to the program will be free. The bookstore is at 1149 Lancaster Ave. The Tibetan Buddhist Center of Philadelphia is sponsoring the event, as well as a Medicine Buddha Ceremony at 7 p.m. July 8 at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 19 S. 10th St., Philadelphia. It is called a medicine ceremony because it is for healing, said Ken Klein, a spokesman for the Buddhist center.
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November 16, 1986 | By Maura C. Ciccarelli, Special to The Inquirer
Joan and Everett Frank of Rosemont learned firsthand about dyslexia in the 1960s, when two of their three children were diagnosed as having the condition, a learning disability that affects about 15 percent of all children in the United States. "It has not been an easy journey," said Joan Frank as she described the struggles her family has undertaken to overcome the condition, which is characterized by a difficulty in identifying symbolic language, such as the written word and numbers.
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May 24, 2015 | By Bonnie L. Cook, Inquirer Staff Writer
Patricia Bell Cuddy, 54, of Rosemont, a mother and active volunteer, died Saturday, May 16, of cancer at Bryn Mawr Hospital. A marketing employee for Subaru, she retired in 2000 to raise her two children and become active as a volunteer for various groups and institutions. She made a mark as a volunteer at the Shipley School in Rosemont, head of school Steve Piltch wrote in a letter posted May 18 on its website. "Bright, committed, and compassionate, Tricia approached everything she did with courage and grace.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 7, 2015 | By Monica Peters, For The Inquirer
What's that smell? It's The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fair(l)y (stoopid) Tales at Walnut Street Theatre through Sunday. The hour-long musical comedy is based on the immensely popular 1992 book by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith. Jack tries to save himself from being eaten by the Giant by regaling him with fairy tales, frequently fractured (Cinderumplestiltskin, anyone? Goldilocks and the Three Elephants?). Fairy-tale worlds converge and come to life as the audience goes on a journey into Jack's crazy world.
SPORTS
January 30, 2015 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Jerian Grant had 23 points and 12 assists, and No. 8 Notre Dame made two shots in the final 67 seconds as the shot clock ran out to beat No. 4 Duke, 77-73, on Wednesday night in South Bend. Duke (17-3, 4-3) is off to its worst start in Atlantic Coast Conference play since opening the 1995-96 season at 3-4. Jahlil Okafor led Duke with 22 points and 17 rebouinds, but he was 2 of 7 from the free-throw line. Lafayette 59, Colgate 54 - Sophomore Nick Lindner hit both ends of a one-and-one twice in the final 13.3 seconds to ice the road win. Dan Trist led Lafayette (12-8, 4-5 Patriot League)
NEWS
November 12, 2014 | By Bonnie L. Cook, Inquirer Staff Writer
William L. Kenny, 90, a longtime Rosemont resident who volunteered with special-needs youngsters, died Monday Oct. 27, of respiratory failure at Freedom Inn in Scottsdale, Ariz. Although Mr. Kenny lived in Rosemont for 62 years before relocating to Arizona, he was born in St. Johns, Newfoundland. He grew up in a fishing village and worked as a fisherman off the Grand Banks. In 1941, when World War II erupted, Mr. Kenny joined the Canadian Merchant Navy. Two years later, the U.S. government purchased his ship and asked Mr. Kenny to fight under the U.S. flag.
NEWS
April 13, 2014 | By Bonnie L. Cook, Inquirer Staff Writer
Sister Catherine Mary Murray, 83, a schoolteacher and administrator, died Friday, April 4, of cardiac failure at Holy Child Center, Rosemont. The sixth child of Joseph and Kathryn Murray, Sister Catherine Mary was born and raised in Philadelphia. She was taught by the Sisters of the Holy Child Jesus at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School and J. W. Hallahan Catholic Girls High School. That early exposure to the nuns prompted her to enter the Society of the Holy Child Jesus in 1948.
NEWS
March 13, 2014 | By Bonnie L. Cook, Inquirer Staff Writer
Sister Mary George O'Reilly, 95, a former president of Rosemont College whose dedication to the school spanned 60 years, died Monday, March 10, of heart failure at Holy Child Center, Rosemont. Sister Mary George took over the top job in the 1960s when the Catholic college on the Main Line was entering its fifth decade. It needed better facilities. Using her people skills, legendary ability to remember names, and popularity, Sister Mary George spawned a mini-building boom on campus.
SPORTS
October 30, 2013
Rosemont's Luis Castillo (West Chester East) and Yohana Ghede scored to lead the Ravens (4-13) to a 2-1 win over visiting Lancaster Bible (6-10-3) in men's soccer on Monday. Kyle Lambertson scored for the Chargers. Men's ice hockey. Neumann is ranked in two preseason polls. The Knights are No. 14 in the USCHO.com poll and No. 10 in the d3hockey.com poll. Tennis. Delaware Valley College named Darcy Rabenda as the Aggies' first head coach for both the men's and women's teams.
SPORTS
September 6, 2013 | By the Inquirer Staff
The Rosemont College sports program ended 74-years of losses against Moravian College when the Ravens men's soccer team dealt the Greyhounds a 2-0 loss Wednesday in Colonial States Athletic Conference action. Rosemont's last victory against Moravian was during the 1939-40 season when its women's basketball team won, 39-5. Junior Luke McIlvaine (Neshaminy) notched both goals for Rosemont (1-1). Junior goalie Max McDonald (Shawnee) shut out Moravian (2-1), which outshot the Ravens 18-8.
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