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Capital, The (Newspaper) - March 20, 1986, Annapolis, Maryland The Tomorrow's sunny For SM page 9. VOL Cl NO. 67 MARCH 25 Cents GOOD DONT FORGET The Annapolis Encore Thea- tre production of continues at p.m. tomor- row and Saturday at Annapolis Senior High 2700 Riva Road. Tickets are sold at the door. AREA THE LIST of potential sites for a city bus station has been pare down to six. Page 35 ARUNDEL DIGEST THE SECRETARY of the Navy has received Midship- man Jeff Bellistri's appeal of his expulsion recommendation. Page 35. LIVING LATE WINTER mean road- way potholes are in full bloom. Page 13. ENTERTAINMENT is a don't-miss comedy hit. Page 37. DINING OUT THE OLDE Towne Seafood Shoppe is a credit to its own- ers. Page 39. STATE A BILL that would create a sports stadium authority is stalled in the General Assem- bly. Pagei. NATION PRESIDENT REAGAN has modified his plan to give Ni- caraguan rebels minion in Page 2. SPORTS THE BULLETS fired Gene Shue as coach and hired Kevin Loughery as bis replacement. Page 23. PEOPLE SANDRA GOOD has come to St Vt. a town of 680 and her past as a disciple of cult leader Charles Hanson has some residents concerned. I've talked to has expressed said David chairman of the town selectmen. can't believe she is in Good was paroled to Ver- mont in after serv- ing nearly 10 years of a 15-year prison sentence in West Virgin- for making threats against corporate officials. She origi- nally was placed in Burlington the state's largest but was moved to St. George two months ago. Enman said his main con- cern about Good's move was that it would hurt the town's reputation. not worried that a violent crime will be but it's not exactly giving St. George a good he said. Selectman Anne Voorheis disagreed. than any- it's a she said. have no problem with said she thinks the town will accept her talk a day or two and then they'll stop she told the Borliagtoa Free Prest. Manson is serving a life sen teace in connection with the 1MI murders of nine people in including actress Sbaroa Tale. Good was not involved in the murders. for look at other people in the news tee page J LOTTERY drawn yesterday Three-digit Pick 4 utoex 4 M Calendar CtawifiedAdj catenas Uttertats 21 10-11 17-tt SMI I 2M1 NOT FAIR Nature defies the calendar Talk about getting nipped in bud. Today is the first day of spring and the Weather Service is giving a 40 percent chance of rain and wet snow for this afternoon and says the mercu- ry will plummet to 20 degrees tonight. Farenheit. Is this what we get for making it through because the calendar says it's spring doesn't mean we're done with the said meteorologist Ken Shaver of the National Weather Ser- vice at Baltimore-Washington Interna- tional Airport. still pretty mild this but wait until we see a few flakes this afternoon. Then people will really get Citing the current 15-below-zero teifpperatures in northern Shaver said is a relative term. But after Anne Arundel yester- day saw a 10-year-record high of 75 even the weathermen were caught'off guard by what is expected to be a two-day freeze. The cold front moving our way from Canada and the Central Plains is expected to drop the temperature to 30 by this afternoon and 20 by tonight. Tomorrow's forecast calls for read- ings in the low to mid-30s and this weekend temperatures will begin ris- ing into the 40s on Saturday and the 50s by Sunday. Although water temperatures are at about 40 degrees in the Shaver said the surface temperatures are warmer and any snow would therefore be unlikely to accumulate. Winds from the north were expected to gust at up to 30 causing waves between l and 3 feet. A small craft warning was in effect for the area this morning. Pftoloty JiHwwon JAMIE 9-year-old daughter of Mr and Mrs. Tony Dove of tafcaa ttme yesterday to smelt the at Londontowne Publik House and Gardens. Bay bill package passes By PAT RIVIERE Staff Writer The House yesterday overwhelmingly approved a plan for controlling development along the Chesa- peake Bay despite a plea from some lawmakers to kill the measure. Eastern Shore who are continuing their push to allow more growth in rural led a half-hour debate urging defeat of the resolution before the House voted 102-20. The comprehensive package of drawn up by the Chesapeake Bay Critical Areas Commis- sion in an effort to stem pollution in the already has won Senate approval. But the two chambers must still pass each other's resolution. Del. John the only Anne Arundel legislator to vote against the said he felt the vote was premature since the Eastern Shore's concerns had not been resolved. would very much like to support this resolution. But I believe they have been quite insensitive to the Eastern Shore Gary said. House Speaker Benjamin D-Baltimore said he expects the General Assembly to enact both the House and Senate resolutions. feels strongly about their role in the Chesapeake Bay Cardin said. Once each chamber passes the other the legislation will become law. The resolution cannot be but legislators can introduce bills at any time changing the criteria. Gov. Harry Hughes has said he supports the development but his signature is not needed for the resolutions to take effect. The identical resolutions clear the way for criteria adopted by the 25-member Critical Areas Commis- sion to take effect. The legislation establishing the commission was the centerpiece of Hughes' legislative package that began the bay cleanup. Annapolis and Anne Arundel County are among the 16 counties and 44 municipalities that must follow oa Page Col. Hou89 refects rtektith ban. Page 4. County sets water-saving program By CHRISTINE NEUBERGER Staff Writer In an effort to protect dwindling water the county will soon launch a pilot water-conservation program that is expected to slash nearly yearly off the average homeowner's utility bill. Under the voluntary the county Department of Utilities will ask homeowners to allow con- tractors to install water-saving de- vices in their bathrooms and kitchens. The which will begin in will target single-family homes slated for water or sewer hook ups Even if some homeowners don't agree to they will mdi rectly pay for the expense esti- mated at to per house through front-foot assessment fees The fees will offset the cost of the program Anne Arundel is one of few land jurisdictions to launch such a according to Al Frank chief of water conservation for the state Water Resources Admimstra tion The project is expected to help guard water supplies by demand. It also is expected to slow the need for increasingly costly wa- ter and sewer expansion Officials predict the program could save county 49.3 million gallons of water a year. The plumbing devices could cut the average homeowner's water con- sumption by 75 gallons a day. That reduction would slash from the average annual water and sewer bill. Diminished water consumption also could lower residential water- heating bills by 10 to 15 percent Communities scheduled for utility hook-ups on the Broadneck Peninsu- la Cape St. Lower Mago- thy Beach and along the shoreline of south county west Shady Deale Chalk Avalon Shores are among the areas that will be asked to participate in the program. Residents will be notified by mail of the program and phoned later to arrange appointments with a con- tractor hired by the county. Of the homes targeted under the officials predict only half will participate The contractor will install water- saving toilet tank dams and faucet aerators. faucets and toilet tanks will be checked for and could be repaired at the homeowner's ei- pease. A for can leak up to 250 gallons mom water than a family of three would need for a day. Depending on the results of the county officials hope to expand it to include the homes served by public sewer or water. is a very small pilot pro- gram to get us to get the on Page CoL Nettles' winter kin visit area By EFFIE COTTMAN Staff Writer in the midst of jellyfish are rearing their ugly tentacles in local waters But the demons of the deep haven't taken up year-round residence. The rusty-tinged jellyfish ts a relative of the summer sea but nowhere near as according to David a biologist at the University of Maryland Chesapeake Biological Laboratory in Solomons. Winter jellyfish appear in Anne Arundel County witers every few years when the Chesapeake Bay is saltier than said the state's leading expert on the filmy sea creatures. Their sting doesn't smart as much as that of the sta nettle and their appearance is shorter- be said. of them die by early to mid June. They cannot stand water much above 75-dtfrcA Fah- said who spent last weHc survey lag the jellyfish population between the Bay Brtdft and the Potomac River. don't see any number of real large ones he la some or the world jellyfish grow up to It feet to with 50-feet Maryland's version of the wtoter jellyfish is far leas tstpressive usually a maximum of 12 across with 7 tech he said grow hifftr and better in colder wa- the Arctic Cargo said Thay afcov KB to bay every bat awMftr aadjr a few are spotted to tht fevstar vaaan hi Maryland Tht bay's high satisfy tot tht rtaatt af tow ratajafl. inusaajhtttar Stream struggle State approves new housing near creek By EFFIE COTTMAN Staff Writer A two-year battle to protect a scenic waterway ended yesterday when state officials approved a subdivision near the shores of Blackwtbrot Creek south of Annapolis. The state Board of Bublk Works unanimously granted a wetlands permit Decenary to build Annapolis Cove a 92-bome subdivision off of Bsy Ridge Roid Board who had denied the permit last said they now had done everything possible to prevent the development frosa damag- ing the nearby creek imposed lot of restriethNU. more so thin oo any subdivision I've said suit Comptroller Louis L. who oo the board Gov. Harry Httfhes and state Treaav- er William S. Janes think if we torn it we fo beyond ov James said The permit requires developers to love i 2S- foot strip of trees and open tptce along the sad ADM AraadeJ County the responsibility to aatoteia a pood hoiit to pollution nsMff. this will satt lick- ari t. af HMSOO AVMIM. aerer have haae ftfauut the bvfidtef tht It's the war they wort to tariM the hMnas to start with that we AICHAAD JONES of Bay Htghtmda potota to km toast with a alaa that fe rifht vtth tht naoaaaUy. state taf county win enforce then rafalattostt aarf T I ;