| Jan 3, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Cara G. Becker, a Towson University student and entrepreneur whose spirit of volunteering began in her childhood, died Monday of leukemia at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.
The Towson resident was 21.
"In her young life, Cara Becker touched so many people,...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 5:24 PM
The visiting locker room at Gillette Stadium following last year's AFC championship game was eerily silent when a sharply attired Chuck Pagano walked briskly toward the door, rolling a suitcase behind him. He stopped only briefly, embracing linebacker...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The new Wegmans in Columbia has joined forces with Saint Agnes Hospital to present a free monthly health-related speaker series in the Wegmans Market Cafe.
"Wellness at Wegmans," featuring physicians and other health care experts from the hospital,...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 5:39 PM
When the Indianapolis Colts traveled to Baltimore for the Ravens' playoff opener in January 2007, fans greeted the city's former team with a vengeful intensity rarely seen in these parts.
Six years later, the Colts are coming back to town for another...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 8:18 AM
I've always admired the writing of the late columnist Molly Ivins, the nationally syndicated, liberal Texas columnist who took no prisoners when it came to skewering politicians and speaking out against things she thought were wrong with the world....
| Sep 27, 2012
| 5:23 AM
When I was in college, about 20 years ago, my grandmother was diagnosed with breast cancer. She was 72 years old.
The lump was found during a mammogram, a followup to one six months earlier, which obviously showed something doctors wanted to watch....
| Sep 28, 2012
Registration for fall classes offered by Anne Arundel Community College is under way at the county's seven senior activity centers. Classes begin this week. For schedule information or to register, go to the center you wish to attend or...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:52 PM
The mood Tuesday inside Pickles Pub, across from Camden Yards, matched the gray rainy weather.
As noontime regulars ate their lunch and quietly caressed glasses of beer amid the low-key chatter and music playing in the background, something clearly...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 3:50 AM
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and there will be plenty of reminders, activities and educational opportunities throughout Harford County.
Harford's observance of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month gets started this Friday evening,...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Archbishop Spalding has been hosting a fundraiser for the fight against cancer for the past six years, but Thursday's field hockey game carries special meaning for both the Cavaliers and their opponent, St. Mary's, which is playing in the contest for...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 2:23 PM
Piled on Sheriff L. Jesse Bane's desk are stacks of unopened mail, and among the envelopes stuffed with condolences, is a black leather-bound Bible inscribed with gold lettering.
Harford County's top lawman has been wrestling with leading an agency of...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Sky Campbell won't be able to attend a fundraiser organized to help her family defray some of the out-of-pocket expenses for her cancer treatment on Saturday, April 13.
Instead, the 14-year-old West Towson resident will be undergoing chemotherapy...