| Nov 19, 2011
Even before he got home from the hospital, Phil Anderson signaled for his wife, Carol, to stop the car at the entrance of the Ma and Pa Trail near their home in Bel Air.
Phil Anderson, who had retired a few months earlier after more than 30 years...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 11:12 AM
Inspired by the nature of online comments opposing the program, more than 50 people who support Columbia Association's women-only swim times came to the CA board meeting Tuesday, Nov. 22, in a show of solidarity.
The program started in October and...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:15 PM
A Crofton father who admitted Thursday that he slashed the throats of his wife and daughters before cutting himself will be treated at a state psychiatric hospital, after a judge accepted a psychiatrist's findings that the man snapped because of extreme...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 7:06 PM
Maryland's public schools are graduating a higher percentage of students than they have in the past 15 years but they have seen a troubling increase in the number of students dropping out.
School officials attributed the higher dropout rate to the poor...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 9:30 AM
Waging peace may be more expensive than waging war. That is a shocking statement when one considers the hundreds of billions of dollars spent on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and it may be an unacceptable proposition to Americans weary of our...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 6:18 PM
Nothing is more awkward than watching a gaggle of models try to pronouce medical jargon, and that's what made it all the more fun.
This week, CBS (CW parent company) shamelessly plugged "CSI" (which I haven't watched since Grissom left), Express beat...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 8:32 AM
A six-week "Diabetes Self-Management Program" will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to noon Tuesdays, beginning Oct. 11, and continuing through Nov. 15, at the Severna Park Community Center, 623 Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd. in Severna Park....
| Oct 8, 2011
| 7:59 PM
For as long as he can remember, Joachim Mattox's mood has fluxuated between manic and depressed, a mental roller coaster made more difficult because of addiction issues and a lack of family support.
"They've made it very hard for me to open up, to trust,...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 1:45 PM
Sitting in the doctor's office in August, elated to learn she was pregnant for the first time, Amanda Weeks had a question.
Could she still compete in the half-marathon at the Baltimore Running Festival?
"I've raced all 10 years (of the event)," said...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 5:36 AM
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| Oct 12, 2011
| 3:46 PM
When this high school soccer season ends, the sport might never be the same.
Starting next year, officials with the U.S. Soccer Federation are asking players with their Development Academy teams to no longer play for their high schools.
As a result, a...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 8:49 AM
During the economic meltdown of 2008, I was appalled by the emotional, rollercoaster, histrionic, fact-lacking "coverage" from such cable-TV business analysts as Jim Cramer (CNBC) and Ali Velshi (CNN).
I thought TV coverage during that crucial time in...