| Sep 7, 2012
| 11:12 AM
Community Programs and Support Groups — Laurel Regional Hospital, 7300 Van Dusen Road, community programs such as childbirth education classes, HeartSaver first aid/CPR, maternity center tours, P.A.C.E. (People with Arthritis Can Exercise) and a...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Start shopping and help homeless pets at the same time.
That's the idea behind the Maryland SPCA's annual Shop-a-Paw-Looza, which started Friday, Oct. 5, and runs through Tuesday, Oct. 30. Last year, the adoption program raised $40,000 through the online...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 12:58 PM
Living with cancer is not easy, but HealingPoint Acupuncture and Healing Arts in Columbia offers services to help ease the pain.
Bridget Hughes founded HealingPoint as a general acupuncture practice with her husband, Brandon, in 2001.
“We had no...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Nonprofit organizations abound in Howard County and Howard Magazine highlights who they are, what they do and how you can help.
Name: Claudia Mayer Cancer Resource Center
Who: Leslie Rogers, director
Q: What is your mission?
A: The Claudia Mayer...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 5:40 AM
Ah yes, we return this week to the "Real Housewives of New York City" with another fight about London, a single storyline with LuAnn's pregnancy problems, and a few jabs by Ramona.
Honestly, there was nothing new with the NYC ladies this week. It felt...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Maryland’s 20-17 loss to Boston College surprised me – and not only because it came to a team that had lost five games in a row and had given up an average of 43.5 points in its four Atlantic Coast Conference games and ranks last in the...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:39 AM
The smell of spray paint filled the air on April 26 and the black buggy looked as if it would be more at home in Pennsylvania Dutch country than at the end of an Arbutus driveway.
Wearing work clothes and a bandanna around his head, 39-year-old Phillip...
| May 5, 2012
| 9:40 AM
The new Miller library branch in Ellicott City will open its Enchanted Garden next weekend, an outdoor learning space that will be one of the few nationwide to be owned and tended by a public library.
The space, which will offer classes and activities...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 5:57 PM
Under national health care reform, insurance policies in Maryland will be required to cover acupuncture for pain management and chiropractic care in certain cases.
The plans won't cover acupuncture for other treatments, such as infertility or stress, and...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 10:35 AM
What can I do to prevent my dog from getting carsick? She is fine for a short trip, but after 20 minutes, she gets sick.
Motion sickness is one of the undertreated problems that we see in pets. This can make a road trip a nightmare for the pets and...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Judith S. Campbell, a retired commodity futures broker, died of multiple sclerosis Monday at her Parkton home. She was 61.
Judith Sheffield was born in Baltimore and raised in Rosedale. After graduating from Overlea High School in 1969, she earned a...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:49 AM
A growing number of people looking for less invasive procedures than plastic surgery or Botox injections to do away with wrinkles and sagging jawlines are turning to the ancient Chinese-rooted practice of acupuncture. And they are starting to come to...