| Dec 4, 2011
| 6:49 PM
Longtime D.C. United midfielder Santino Quaranta, an Archbishop Curley graduate, is retiring from MLS at age 27 to work full time with a youth soccer club he helped create and to assist a substance abuse program that helped turn around his life and career...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 8:52 AM
Shirley M. Miller, a homemaker and volunteer who earlier had worked at Waverly Press, died Dec. 12 of a stroke at Londonderry, an Easton retirement community.
The former longtime Towson resident was 92.
The daughter of an educator and a homemaker,...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:33 PM
When 19 men emerge from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry flashing new, bright smiles as early as Jan. 9, the grins won't be the result of just one day of work at the Baltimore facility.
The crucial preparation work was performed during a...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 10:15 AM
There are may lessons to be learned from the case of George Huguely and Yeardley Love ("Teammates saw signs of trouble, but failed to act," Feb. 10). Among them is that alcoholism and aggression are real issues that need to be addressed.
We all know that...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 4:31 PM
There's little question that George Huguely V, the former University of Virginia student on trial for murder, had a problem with alcohol.
He had been arrested twice for drinking-related infractions, one of them violent, in his early 20s. And he admits to...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 8:15 AM
After reading all the coverage of George Huguely's murder trial, I feel compelled to write. All the focus on this horrible event has shown just how ignorant society is about alcoholism and its effects on the drinker and the family and friends who surround...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 3:59 PM
— Outside the courthouse, the day went from spring-like sunshine and blustery winds to a dark night of cold, hard rain.
Inside, a jury plowed straight through a marathon day of deliberations Wednesday — nine hours to find George Huguely V...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Katherine Williams, a second-year student at the University of Virginia, never had the opportunity to meet Yeardley Love. But like other students who arrived on campus after Love's death in May 2010, Williams lives with her legacy.
"I took a class on...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:32 PM
VERNON — Judge Elliot Solomon couldn't wrap his head around the two strikingly different pictures of Bruce Ursin Friday in Superior Court in Rockville.
One is the generous, doting grandfather and power company lineman who did people favors.
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:41 AM
David Cassidy is talking about his alcoholism in an exclusive interview with Closer Weekly. His photo decorates the cover with the headline "I'm lucky to be alive."
"I am not ashamed, and alcohol does not define me," the 63-year-old "Partridge Family"...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 7:06 PM
In life, Paul Walker was a private man, by Hollywood standards. In death, his affairs have become much more public.
Witness the attention around his mother's new legal bid for guardianship of his 15-year-old daughter, Meadow. Court papers were filed...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:22 PM
In a victory for skid row advocates, the city has rejected beer and wine sales at a restaurant on the ground floor of an apartment complex that houses recovering alcoholics and drug addicts.
The Skid Row Housing Trust, which runs the 106-unit New...