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  • First flu case diagnosed in Maryland

    First flu case diagnosed in Maryland
    The state's first confirmed flu case this season was detected Thursday in a child living in the Washington suburbs, state health officials said. The child, who was not identified, was hospitalized briefly, but is recovering. The flu strain detected...
  • Celebrate the season at Grace Episcopal's Fall Fest [Elkridge]

    Fall is a beautiful season, and a wonderful way to celebrate is at Fall Fest, on Saturday, Oct. 19, 4-8 p.m., hosted by Grace Episcopal Church, 6720 Montgomery Road, in Elkridge. This is fun for the whole family, and it also sounds like a great way to...
  • Tired of robocalls? Nomorobo blocks them for you [Senior Circles]

    Last week at dinner with friends, we got on the subject of those pesky robocalls, which we seniors have been bombarded with and have complained so much about. Remember, I wrote about the subject in Senior Circles ("Telephone scams target senior citizens...
  • If you go ...

    If you go ...
    What: 50+EXPO Where: Wilde Lake High School, 5460 Trumpeter Road, Columbia When: Friday, Oct. 18, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Details: Admission is free; 160 venders, workshops, health screenings, flu shots, entertainment and more; parking at Columbia mall,...
  • Howard's growing senior population is aging well

    Howard's growing senior population is aging well
    Unrelenting rains last Thursday canceled the weekly bike ride for seniors, a 20-mile jaunt from Columbia to Ellicott City and back again. But elsewhere in Howard County, the rain didn't stop the county's growing senior population. At the Elkridge Senior...
  • A life-saving gift for 2014 [Editorial]

    A life-saving gift for 2014  [Editorial]
    For those looking for a fairly simple and pain-free resolution for the new year, here's one: Get a carbon monoxide detector for your home or business or both. If you already have one, perhaps it's time to change the batteries or at least test them. On...
  • Virginia Bates, poet and artist

    Virginia Bates, poet and artist
    Virginia Bates, a poet and artist who opposed the Vietnam War and was a founder of the Howard County Peace Action Community, died of complications from the flu Dec. 9 at Bridgepoint of Los Altos, an assisted-living facility in California. The former...
  • Pixelligent searching for space to ramp up manufacturing

    Pixelligent searching for space to ramp up manufacturing
    Nanotechnology developed in Baltimore could help brighten household LED light bulbs or touch screens in the new year as startup Pixelligent prepares to ramp up manufacturing. The Dundalk-based company is searching the region for space for a...
  • Flu cases on the rise in Maryland

    Flu cases on the rise in Maryland
    After a slow start to flu season in Maryland, physicians and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say they are starting to see a jump in cases around the state. Trish M. Perl, a professor of medicine and pathology at Johns Hopkins Medicine,...
  • Don't miss out on benefit concert and citrus fruit sale [Clarksville]

    Pullout the sweaters, jackets and umbrellas if need be, but don't miss all the wonderful events coming up soon. The choir from Linden-Linthicum United Methodist Church will be performing in a benefit concert for the American Cancer Society at Bethany...
  • Sex offender again claims consensual encounter with alleged victim

    Sex offender again claims consensual encounter with alleged victim
    As he has done in three recent trials, the attorney for convicted sex offender Nelson Bernard Clifford told jurors Wednesday that he had a "consensual encounter" with a woman who says he broke into her home and attacked her. Baltimore prosecutors told...
  • Fall can trigger allergy symptoms in children

    Fall can trigger allergy symptoms in children
    The beginning of the school year is a time when allergy symptoms in children may flare up. Dr. Manav Singla, a specialist at the Asthma Allergy & Sinus Center in Baltimore, said the change in fall temperature, allergens and environment during this time...