Business, Family, Sports

Councilman Marks: Repairs made to Soukup Arena [PHOTOS]

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Tuesday announced that repairs have been made to Soukup Arena, including painting the inside entrance. The improvements freshen up the indoor sports facility, which opened in 2015. The Perry Hall Recreation Council provided substantial funding for the project, which is named for longtime council president Gerald Soukup. “We would like to thank …


Business, Politics

Councilman Marks: Greg Heitner reappointed to recreation board

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Friday announced the reappointment of Perry Hall resident Greg Heitner as the Fifth District representative to the Board of Recreation and Parks. Heitner has served since January 2014. His four-year appointment will conclude in 2024. “I would like to thank Mr. Heitner for his diligent service to Baltimore County,” said Councilman Marks. …


Tim Bonner elected president of Perry Hall Recreation Council

PERRY HALL, MD—It’s official. Tim Bonner has been elected president of the Perry Hall Recreation Council. Bonner is the first new president of the Council in half a century, succeeding the late Jerry Soukup, who passed away in February at 92 years of age. Since its founding in 1955, Jerry Soukup was a member of the Perry Hall Recreation Council, …

Perry Hall icon Gerald Soukup dead at 92

PERRY HALL, MD—A Perry Hall icon has passed. On Monday afternoon, Gerald Soukup died at 92 years of age. “Jerry” Soukup helped found the Perry Hall Recreation Council in 1955. Since its founding, Jerry Soukup was a member of the Perry Hall Recreation Council, serving first as vice president, then as the president since 1988. For decades, he and his …