| May 3, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Richard Harryman was wearing a crisp blue shirt for the occasion, and his hospital bed was in the living room.
There were punch and cookies on a table in the hall, and family and friends were waiting when a car arrived carrying four midshipmen....
| May 4, 2014
| 12:27 PM
Dr. Oscar A. Iseri, a retired Veterans Administration pathologist, died April 25 of complications from Alzheimer's disease at Lorien Harmony Hall Assisted Living in Columbia. He was 86.
The son of Matahichi Iseri and Kisa Iseri, immigrant Japanese...
| May 25, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Dr. Abdul Ghaffar Qureshi, a retired surgeon who worked with the elderly residents of Baltimore's public high-rise apartments, died of complications of Alzheimer's disease May 6 at Quail Run Assisted Living in Perry Hall. He was 75 and had lived in...
| May 29, 2014
| 11:14 AM
These groups meet regularly.
Alzheimer's Support Group — First Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. People living with early-stage Alzheimer's disease and other related dementias and their caregivers are invited to attend a free support group led by Dr. Tom...
| May 30, 2014
| 1:36 PM
A funny thing happened to Joe and Morgan Horvath on their way to a community art show in Reservoir Hill a few years ago.
They fell in love at first sight with this Baltimore neighborhood of rehabbed rowhomes — many in the Italianate...
| May 30, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Cynthia L. "Cindy" Howl, a retired registered nurse and a lifelong Green Bay Packers fan, died May 23 of complications from diabetes at her Broadmead retirement community home in Cockeysville. She was 54.
The daughter of Paul Peterson, who had been...
| May 31, 2014
Journeys of one kind or another — emotional, physical, spiritual — are at the heart of Colman Domingo's 2012 play "Wild with Happy," receiving its Baltimore premiere at Center Stage. There isn't just a road trip in this work, but a car chase....
| May 21, 2014
| 10:52 AM
We have a new author in our midst!
Libby Smith has written an insightful novel for middle school readers titled "Twin Strokes." It is the story of a 13-year-old girl, who is struck by a paralyzing illness, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, and how her...
| May 22, 2014
| 8:04 AM
My stay-at-home mom cared for her father for nearly two years until his increasing dementia and the demands of a young family became too much for her. Fortunately, there was a plain, clean, affordable facility staffed by kind souls nearby.
My turn at...
| May 5, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Enrique G. "Henry" Martinez, former owner and operator of a New York City import-export firm, died Friday of complications from Alzheimer's disease at Carroll Hospice's Dove House in Westminster. He was 90.
The son of Hilario Martinez, a boxer, and...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:00 AM
One evening my sister, Mary, called me, all excited about a news item she saw on ABC's World News with Diane Sawyer. Mary said that it was both sad and beautiful at the same time. The episode, in Sawyer's "America Strong" segment, was titled, "iPods...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Springwell Senior Living in Mount Washington plans to build a second building exclusively for independent living, at an estimated cost of roughly $20 million, officials told the Baltimore City Urban Design and Architectural Review Panel on March 27.