Names In The News
THANK YOU to the @Ravens for your generous donation to install A/C here as well as other @BaltCitySchools through the Social Justice Fund! Today we had a few distinguished guests stop by in recognition of the project. pic.twitter.com/1twS5BvFSR— Thomas Jefferson EMS (@TJEMS232) December 2, 2019
The Ravens gave $200,000 to Baltimore City Public Schools as "part of the NFL's social justice initiative," and the donation will "go toward funding new HVAC systems for schools in the district." Ravens CB MARLON HUMPHREY, K JUSTIN TUCKER and LB ANTHONY LEVINE "attended the announcement at Thomas Jefferson Elementary/Middle School" yesterday (WASHINGTON TIMES, 12/3).
NAMES: Musician JAMES TAYLOR will perform at Fenway Park on June 21 alongside BRANDI CARLILE and SHAWN COLVIN (BOSTON GLOBE, 12/3)....Klutch Sports Group's RICH PAUL will make his music production debut on rapper FAT JOE's upcoming album, "Family Ties," scheduled for release on Friday (SI.com, 12/3)....A source said that Georgia Gov. BRIAN KEMP is "expected to appoint a wealthy business executive," KELLY LOEFFLER, to replace outgoing U.S. Sen. JOHNNY ISAKSON (R-Ga.). Loeffler, a "political newcomer," also is WNBA Atlanta Dream co-Owner (AP, 12/2)....Baseball America is honoring Yankees Senior VP & Assistant GM JEAN AFTERMAN with the organization's first Trailblazer of the Year Award (MLB.com, 12/2)....WNBA Connecticut Sun and NLL New England Black Wolves VP/Sports AMBER COX was awarded the '19 Women of Inspiration award by Women in Sports & Events' Boston chapter (WISE).
IN MEMORY: Heisman Trophy winner PAT SULLIVAN, who coached at TCU from '92-97, died on Sunday morning at the age of 69 (Ft. Worth STAR-TELEGRAM, 12/2).