| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Suddenly, first anniversary parties are the thing for restaurants. And why not? The first year for a restaurant is a tough one, so who can blame them for wanting to celebrate? Call in some chef friends to lend a hand and give yourselves a big pat on the...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 7:07 AM
Two long-standing festivals kick-off the fall season in Carroll County this week.
Westminster's Fall Fest, now in its 35th year, opens on Thursday and will run through the weekend, while Piney Run Park will host the 26th annual Apple Festival on...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 11:23 AM
The Susan G. Komen-funded Breast Link program at St. Agnes Hospital is raising awareness about breast cancer at upcoming football games in Baltimore City in an initiative called Sports Link, according to a news release. The program will be on hand at...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:32 AM
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical System regularly contribute a guest post to The Baltimore Sun's health blog Picture of Health (baltimoresun.com/pictureofhealth), which is reprinted here. The latest post is from Shanti Lewis, a...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Demetra Annos Kanaras, matriarch of the family behind the Red Fox Restaurant in Bel Air and the Box Hill Pizzeria in Abingdon, died Monday, July 1, of breast cancer at her Bel Air home. She was 74.
Both Mrs. Kanaras and her husband, George Kanaras,...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:05 PM
John Bernstein never had trouble keeping track of what sport his daughter was competing in or the team on which she was playing. Ida Bernstein can't make the same claim for what she jokingly calls her "athletically confused career."
Ever since she...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Across the country, abortion rights opponents have been vigorously pushing new laws at the state and local level to restrict women's reproductive health rights. This month's ongoing fight in Texas — with an anti-abortion bill pending in a special...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 4:00 AM
When your grandmother gets some bad news, do you tell her: "Well, at least you have your abortion rights"?
Why not? Maybe it's because whatever you think of abortion, the right to have one is not synonymous with a woman's health.
But don't tell that...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Rodgers Forge will kick off the summer season at its annual Community Picnic on Saturday, June 8. From 11 a.m.-2 p.m., fun, friends and food will create a great time for picnickers on the Rodgers Forge tot lot. Music, pony rides, face painting, games...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Cancer patients, survivors and caregivers will unite as one Saturday for Catonsville's annual Relay for Life Event.
The June 8 event, hosted by the American Cancer Society and held on the track at the Catonsville campus of the Community College of...
| May 12, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis, whose mother is a breast cancer survivor, decided not to use his specially made MaxBat black bat with a pink label Sunday. Players on the Orioles and Twins used various pink apparel and equipment on Mother’s...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Nina, a resident of East Baltimore, celebrated her 41st birthday last Sunday. Surrounded by family and friends, she struggled for breath to extinguish the candles on her cake. Two years ago Nina was diagnosed with breast cancer. Genetic testing and...