Thursday, May 9, 2013
Patch rounds up the latest blog entries posted by Perry Hall readers.
Wednesday was a great day for Perry Hall Patch's Local Voices section. Two late entries Tuesday and three throughout the day Wednesday provided a nice representation of what our readers care about in the Perry Hall area. If you are passionate about local issues, want to ask broad community questions, or heck, just feel like writing about what's happening in Perry Hall then start your own Local Voices blog. Get started here. We begin with a special thanks to St. Joseph School, Fullerton. Blogger Paula Beres let us know about one outstanding student who won a full scholarship to any Catholic school of her choice. She also posted a celebratory photo in honor of Grandparents' Day in a separate entry. Fifth District Councilman David Marks was…
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
The Gunpowder Elementary School teacher won the inaugural Celebrate Teachers! contest hosted by the White Marsh Mall as a part of National Teacher Appreciation Week.
Her mom was a teacher. Her dad was a teacher. Her youngest sister is a teacher. Her oldest sister is a teacher. It was really just a matter of time for Gunpowder Elementary School teacher Amy Blackwell. “It’s in the family,” she said. “I fought it for a long time. But I wish that I would’ve done it right out of college.” After eight years at Gunpowder, Blackwell was recognized as a top teacher in the area by winning the Celebrate Teachers! initiative hosted by White Marsh Mall. Tell us: Who is the best teacher in your child's life? Is it Amy Blackwell? Start the conversation about National Teachers Appreciation Week in the comments section below. “It’s nice to see that some people really do care about their teachers,” Blackwell said. “It’…
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
White Marsh Mall hosted the contest in honor of National Teacher’s Day.
Gunpowder Elementary School teacher Amy Blackwell has received a $500 gift card to the White Marsh Mall for winning the Celebrate Teachers contest, in honor of National Teacher's Day. >>> Be sure to keep up with all Perry Hall news by following Patch on Facebook and Twitter. Don't be left out of the loop. Sign up for the daily newsletter here to also receive breaking news alerts. "Mrs. Blackwell goes above and beyond her call of teaching," Patch reader DLB wrote. "She has been a contributor to helping with technical issues, as well as being [cheerful] with every problems that may arise. Thank you Mrs. Blackwell for helping our children become well educated. You are a true inspiration for future teachers." Blackwell, who recalls on her …
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Patch rounds up the latest blogs posted by Perry Hall readers.
This week's blog roundup brings us the goings-on in District 5 from Councilman David Marks, a pair of adoptable pets, an immediate job opening in Perry Hall and another fashion show at White Marsh Mall. If you are passionate about local issues, want to ask broad community questions, or heck, just feel like writing about what's happening in Perry Hall then start your own Local Voices blog. Get started here. Perry Hall Self Storage One is looking for a new rental agent and they need one... now. Read: Job Opening: Immediate Rental Agent Position in Perry Hall For everyone else looking for a job, you can check out our weekly Perry Hall job openings reports and/or our Jobs section, powered by CareerBuilder.com. In other blogosphere news, …
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Kindergarten teacher Amy Blackwell is 'nothing short of fabulous,' one parent said.
Gunpowder Elementary's Amy Blackwell is one of eight educators nominated for the White Marsh Mall's Celebrate Teachers! initiative, which highlights the very best teachers in our communities. Blackwell, who comes from a long line of educators, recalls teaching her stuffed animals as one of her earliest memories, according to her county website. “We have some great examples of teachers who affect their students’ lives in really positive and unique ways. I encourage anyone who had a teacher that inspired them during their own education to vote,” Lisa Bisenius, general manager for White Marsh Mall, said in a release. The winner of the contest will be awarded a $500 mall gift certificate on National Teacher Appreciation Day, Tuesday, May 7. …
Monday, April 8, 2013
Students from Baltimore County high schools participated in the first Prom Jam fashion show at the White Marsh Mall Saturday.
Post your own pictures and videos from the fashion show! Twenty-three Baltimore County High School students, include Perry Hall's Daniel Borowy, walked the runway Saturday for the first Prom Jam fashion show at White Marsh Mall. The models showed off prom trends including metalics and bright colors, as well as a blend of after-party wear. Stop by White Marsh Mall between now and April 13 for a chance to win $200 gift card. Just look for the Prom Jam back drop on the bottom level at the center court. Details here. Who wore it best? Which young model showed off your favorite look? How will you be dressing for prom? Start the conversation in the comments section below. Related Content: >>> Be sure to keep up with all Perry Hall news …
Friday, April 5, 2013
The Perry Hall High School sophomore who was injured in a shooting at the school seven months ago will march down the runway at the inaugural Prom Jam fashion show at White Marsh Mall Saturday.
Daniel Borowy was the picture of comfort, despite walking arm-in-arm with an aspiring model, down a runway, in the crowded White Marsh Mall Thursday evening, while Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe" echoed down the center court corridor. Wearing his favorite sports jersey—the 2013 Baltimore Blast home kit (adorned with his favorite number: 45)—Borowy practiced strutting his stuff down the catwalk in preparation for this weekend’s inaugural Prom Jam fashion show. Read More About The Event: White Marsh Mall Offers Contemporary Style Tips for Prom Borowy was invited to model the latest in prom attire, partly as a demonstration against bullying. The 18-year-old Perry Hall High School sophomore suffered a shotgun wound to his back after a …
Take a sneak peak behind the curtain at a dress rehearsal for the inaugural fashion show and demo, just in time for prom season.
Prom Jam 2013 will be held on Saturday, April 6 from noon to 4 p.m. at the White Marsh Mall, 8200 Perry Hall Blvd. A runway show, hair and makeup demos, as well as free photos and a contest will round out the afternoon. Read More: Ten in-demand retailers will be on display, as 23 local high school students model the latest in prom fashion. Have you started thinking about prom? >>> Be sure to keep up with all Perry Hall news by following Patch on Facebook and Twitter. Sign up for the daily newsletter here to also receive breaking news alerts.
All eyes will be on the runway at White Marsh Mall Saturday for Prom Jam.
Prom is just around the corner, Perry Hall. T-minus 45 days to be exact! OK, so Perry Hall's prom might be a few weeks away, although students can start getting excited this weekend at the inaugural Prom Jam fashion show and interactive event at the White Marsh Mall. From noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, mall-goers will be treated to a fashion show featuring local high schoolers, hair and make-up demos as well as the chance to win a $200 gift card. “We want to provide teens with the latest prom tips and trends in an entertaining, stress-free way. Prom Jam combines all the elements important to teens—fashion, retailer deals, music and fun with friends—and it’s all free,” said Jessica Benson, marketing manager for White Marsh Mall. Organizers, …
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Boscov’s is calling all students, of any age, back to the classroom for the winter session of their Campus of Courses.