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  • Birroteca and Fleet Street Kitchen throwing first anniversary parties

    Birroteca and Fleet Street Kitchen throwing first anniversary parties
    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...
  • Annual festivals in Westminster add fun to start of fall season

    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...
  • Breast Link program aims to raise awareness at Baltimore City football games

    Breast Link program aims to raise awareness at Baltimore City football games
    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...
  • Benefits of cutting back on meat

    Benefits of cutting back on meat
    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...
  • Demetra Kanaras, member of prominent Bel Air restaurant family, dies at 74

    Demetra Kanaras, member of prominent Bel Air restaurant family, dies at 74
    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,...
  • Baltimore Charm's Ida Bernstein pursuing two Olympic sports, doctorate in physics

    Baltimore Charm's Ida Bernstein pursuing two Olympic sports, doctorate in physics
    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...
  • Signs of abortion rights

    Signs of abortion rights
    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...
  • Abortion rights not synonymous with women's health

    Abortion rights not synonymous with women's health
    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...
  • Community picnic ahead; summer's not far behind [Rodgers Forge]

    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...
  • Catonsville residents rally for Relay for Life

    Catonsville residents rally for Relay for Life
    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...
  • Nick Markakis doesn't use pink-labeled bat vs. Twins

    Nick Markakis doesn't use pink-labeled bat vs. Twins
    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...
  • The human cost of our flawed experiment with gene patents

    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...