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Substance Abuse (INACTIVE)

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  • Former Catholic school students fight to keep child rapist in prison

    Former Catholic school students fight to keep child rapist in prison
    Standing under a stormy sky, Bill Stankiewicz got chills as he looked toward the old brick building that once housed the Catholic Community middle school in South Baltimore. "It's kind of creepy," he said, rubbing goose bumps along his forearms. He hadn'...
  • Letter: Thanks for supporting Recovery Festival

    Editor: I commend the FACE-IT Faith-Based Coalition and Harford County officials for sponsoring last week's Recovery Festival at Aberdeen Festival Park. Sharing personal experiences and achievements is a vital component of the recovery process. As a...
  • Family of Bel Air woman killed in crash files suit against drug treatment center

    The family of a 64-year-old Bel Air woman killed in a car accident in July 2011 has filed suit against a Belcamp substance abuse treatment center, asking for $20 million in compensatory and punitive damages. In the suit, filed Oct. 3 in Harford County...
  • Men & Women of Harford Making a Difference

    Men & Women of Harford Making a Difference
    The uniqueness of Harford County lies within the people who strive to make it great. So many residents reach out daily to improve the lives of others. We have chosen six extraordinary individuals who have chosen causes that support the success of the...
  • 'Jersey Shore' recap, Final season premiere - where's the drama?

    'Jersey Shore' recap, Final season premiere - where's the drama?
    It's so hard ... to say goodbye ... to  Jersey Shore (I hope you slowly sang that in your head just like I did!). But hey -- at least we have another season before we have to come to term with our emotions. I was very excited when I found out that the...
  • Baltimore County schools conference focuses on preventing violence

    Students who commit serious acts of violence at school rarely do so suddenly or impulsively, experts said Friday during an annual safety conference for Baltimore County educators, held just weeks after two gun incidents unnerved the school community....
  • Five questions with … LaTavia Little

    Five questions with … LaTavia Little
    LaTavia Little, executive director of Treatment Resources for Youth, has her hands full. It's partly the work: Her Baltimore nonprofit helps teenagers and pre-teens avoid or battle substance abuse in a city where many residents struggle with drug...
  • 10 years after Dawson killings, uneven results in Oliver

    10 years after Dawson killings, uneven results in Oliver
    The word of the week, "hope," was written on a whiteboard for East Baltimore students — part of an after-school program on the site where an arsonist killed Angela Dawson, her husband and five of their children a decade ago. The children who come to...
  • Men's group awards scholarships to Baltimore youth

    Growing up in East Baltimore, Maurice Harried bore witness to the effect that poverty, drug abuse and broken families had on his life and on the lives of other youths in his neighborhood. "My grandmas raised me," says the 17-year-old, a recent graduate...
  • Seminar looks at addiction through eyes of grandparents

    Carroll Lutheran Village in Westminster will host the program "Challenges of Grandparenting in the 21st Century: Looking at Addiction Through the Eyes of Grandparents" on Friday, Sept. 14, from 1 to 3 p.m., as part of the center's recognition of...
  • Omar actor binged on coke while filming 'The Wire'

    Omar actor binged on coke while filming 'The Wire'
    Michael K. Williams, who played Omar in "The Wire," is talking about his years of drug abuse and saying he's surprised it didn't lead to him ending up in a body bag. Williams tells the Newark Star-Ledger that while he was playing Omar in the Baltimore-...
  • Former Ravens owner Art Modell would do anything for his family, his team and the NFL

    Former Ravens owner Art Modell would do anything for his family, his team and the NFL
    The new Ravens owner was sitting on stage at the Inner Harbor, and looking quite uncomfortable. On Nov. 6, 1995, Art Modell announced that he was moving the Browns from Cleveland to Baltimore, and while local politicians couldn't hide their enthusiasm,...