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Alcohol Addiction (INACTIVE)

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  • Huff sentenced to two years of supervised probation in DUI case

    Huff sentenced to two years of supervised probation in DUI case
    Baltimore County Councilman Todd Huff was sentenced Tuesday to two years of supervised probation after pleading guilty to driving under the influence. Baltimore County Circuit Judge Timothy Martin also gave Huff a one-year suspended jail sentence. He...
  • Both sides now: Judy Collins on life after alcoholism

    Both sides now: Judy Collins on life after alcoholism
    It was April 1978, and singer Judy Collins hadn't had an inspirational thought in four years. She'd been an alcoholic for 23 years — "and I was proud of it." She'd toured and made records, but she knew the ride she was on — her father had...
  • Luncheon honors women in recovery

    Luncheon honors women in recovery
    Singer and songwriter Judy Collins and U.S. Congresswoman Mary Bono Mack spoke at the fifth Women in Recovery luncheon at Father Martin's Ashley Tuesday. About 190 people attended the event at the alcoholism and drug addiction treatment center, which...
  • The missing issue: gun control

    The missing issue: gun control
    Every year, some 31,000 Americans are killed with guns; nearly 340,000 more are victimized in gun-related crimes, with more than 73,000 of those treated in hospital emergency rooms for nonfatal gunshot wounds. The rate of firearms-related homicide in...
  • Former Eastern Shore congressman listed in Boy Scouts' 'perversion files'

    Former Eastern Shore congressman listed in Boy Scouts' 'perversion files'
    A once-prominent Eastern Shore congressman who left office in 1980 amid allegations that he had solicited sex from a 16-year-old male prostitute was flagged the same year by the Boy Scouts of America in the organization's expansive "perversion files."...
  • Reality House offers look at social problems

    Reality House offers look at social problems
    Instead of a traditional Halloween haunted house filled with fog and ghoulish scenes, an outreach ministry in East Baltimore is offering stark glimpses into real-life issues, messages of hope and firm promises of help. The images portrayed at Reality...
  • North Laurel native Greg Merson wins the 2012 World Series of Poker

    North Laurel native Greg Merson wins the 2012 World Series of Poker
    Even at the depths of a drug addiction that cost him a fortune and dulled his world-class poker skills, Greg Merson believed he could do something great. “He always had a lot of faith in himself,” said his father, Stan. “I never saw him...
  • North Laurel native Greg Merson wins World Series of Poker Main Event worth $8.5 million

    Even at the depths of a drug addiction that cost him a fortune and dulled his world-class poker skills, Greg Merson believed he could do something great. "He always had a lot of faith in himself," said his father, Stan. "I never saw him lose that."...
  • Yeardley Love's mother speaks out against violence

    Yeardley Love's mother speaks out against violence
    There is Chris Brown, these days sporting a neck tattoo that looks like ex-girlfriend Rihanna after he bloodied and bruised her. And Charlie Sheen, whose assault of his wife is somehow just another part of his troubled yet comedic persona. Sharon Love is...
  • 'So You Think You Can Dance' recap, first live show

    'So You Think You Can Dance' recap, first live show
    Welcome to our first live show of the season. Cat is shiny in gold. I won't lie -- I look forward to seeing what she's wearing each week.  Since we're only getting one show a week this season, I was worried we wouldn't get the group numbers we used to...
  • Singer Judy Collins to speak at Father Martin's Ashley

    Legendary singer-songwriter Judy Collins will be the keynote speaker at the fifth annual Women in Recovery Luncheon May 22 at Father Martin's Ashley, a non-profit alcoholism and drug addiction treatment center near Havre de Grace. The luncheon celebrates...
  • Stash to seek treatment, hopes to return to radio, lawyer says

    Stash to seek treatment, hopes to return to radio, lawyer says
    An attorney representing former 98 Rock DJ Steven G. Smith, better known as Stash, said his client would seek treatment for alcoholism and hoped to return to radio, if not at the same station where he'd been a fixture for more than 20 years. "The problem...