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  • Kudos to the O's for hiring the only vegan player in Major League Baseball

    As a Baltimore native, Orioles spring training season ticket holder and longtime Jeremy Guthrie fan, I'm saddened that my favorite pitcher was traded to the Rockies ("Orioles' spring version of the show: 'As the Rotation Turns,'" Feb. 8). But the...
  • The Worst Cookbooks, according to one advocacy group

    The Worst Cookbooks, according to one advocacy group
    Southern chef Paula Deen makes no apologies for her butter-filled unhealthy recipes. So it's no surprise that her cookbook tops the list of worst of the year in terms of health in a report by the Physicians Committee For Responsible Medicine. The group,...
  • DASH diet named most effective

    DASH diet named most effective
    Now that the new year has started, lots of folks -- including me -- are trying to shed the pounds that accumulated over the holiday season. All those cakes and candies have a way of gathering around my waist each December, requiring a burn-off in...
  • Healthy eating in restaurants: The Baltimore Sun's new calorie-count finder

    Healthy eating in restaurants: The Baltimore Sun's new calorie-count finder
    The Baltimore Sun's new calo-count finder debuted on Tuesday, just when you were getting sloppy with your resolutions. The database compiles calorie counts from chain restaurants like Applebee's, Five Guys and IHOP. Check it out here. And also take a...
  • 2 Baltimore churches challenge each other in health throwdown

    2 Baltimore churches challenge each other in health throwdown
    It all started with a little bit of good-natured trash talk between the pastors of two of Baltimore's most prominent African-American churches. The Rev. Jamal Bryant of Empowerment Temple "fell off the wagon" and confesses he wasn't exercising as much as...
  • Harford businessmen visit White House

    Harford businessmen visit White House
    Andrew P. Klein, president of Harford County based Klein's ShopRite of Maryland, and Marshall J. Klein, vice-president of operations of Klein's ShopRite, were recognized by First Lady Michelle Obama at a White House ceremony on Wednesday, July 20. The...
  • Senior events in Howard County

    Activity Pals For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, go shopping, sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385. The Bain Center 5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213. •Another Way to See It Laughter Club. Mondays, 9...
  • Events at Howard County senior centers

    Activity Pals For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, go shopping, sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385. The Bain Center 5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213. •Another Way to See It Laughter Club. Mondays, 9...
  • Wonderful life of longtime Elkridge resident Cecelia Nedzdel, 91, centered around prayer

    There is a house in Elkridge that the Maryland Historical Trust has deemed "one of the most interesting houses on the stretch of the old Washington Turnpike." The "Hobbes House" as it was called when it was built (ca. 1850), is one of only two or three...
  • Dogwood rolls out summer market menu

    Dogwood rolls out summer market menu
    The Dogwood sent over its new four-course summer "market" menu. It goes for $45, and a vegetarian version goes for $40. A 4-ounce pour of wine with each course can be added for $25. Have a look. First course: Golden and red heirloom tomato gazpacho with...
  • This Monday, go meatless

    This Monday, go meatless
    America just got a little bit greener. Earlier this summer, Aspen, Colo. — John Denver's "sweet Rocky Mountain paradise" — became the first city in the U.S. to launch a comprehensive Meatless Monday campaign. Local restaurants, schools,...
  • 21 essential tips for your marathon training

    21 essential tips for your marathon training
    So, you want to run a marathon, but you have a lot of questions. Should you load up on carbs before your race? Should you try going barefoot? Should you follow the “10 percent” rule, increasing your milage by no more than a small margin each...