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Woodlawn,

uninc. town (1990 pop. 32,907 including Woodmoor), Baltimore co., N Md., a residential suburb of Baltimore. Called Powhattan in 1856 after the company name for a local mill, the site was renamed when Woodlawn Cemetery Company bought the site after the mill burned in 1902. Considerable urban growth occured in the late 20th cent. The Social Security Administration and other federal government agencies have their headquarters there.
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Even some parents draw a blank when he invokes the student radicalism, Vietnam War protests, and racial turmoil of the times that spawned Woodlawn. Though today's students sport the occasional purple and orange hairdos, most dress unremarkably compared with students in the 1970s, 'who felt that everybody had to look different,' Anderson says.
Allen Counter, director of the Harvard Foundation, in 1988--33 years after Henson's death--the Artic explorer (who had been buried in New York's Woodlawn Cemetery) was reentered with full military honors at Arlington (Va.) National Cemetery, the country's largest and most hallowed national burial ground.
But many of the Chicago communities he writes about, including Woodlawn on the South Side and Lawndale on the West, never experienced the institutional ghetto.
Members of Woodlawn Elementary's Parent Teacher Organization are acting rather than just talking about educational reform these days.
On Saturday, the Indians split a pair of contests at home, dropping the opener to Edwards County, 2-1, before bouncing back to beat Woodlawn, 8-1.
IT was a pleasure to join children and young people, staff (past and present), governors and other invited guests for afternoon tea at Woodlawn School to celebrate their centenary.
Baltimore County will rebuild a popular pedestrian bridge along a walking path that leads from Dogwood Road to Woodlawn High School and the Woodlawn branch of the Baltimore County Public Library, county officials said Monday.
The Woodlawn Xmas Pudding Fun Run in Whitley Bay attracted 1,066 participants - a 21% increase on last year's 883 runners.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 4, 2017-Generational Equity Advises BW Manufacturing in Sale to Woodlawn Partners
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