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Leukemia

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  • Ellen I. Rhudy, writer and actress

    Ellen I. Rhudy, writer and actress
    Ellen Irene Rhudy, a writer and activist for Patapsco Valley environmental causes who also performed in community theater productions, died of complications from leukemia Nov. 24 at Howard County General Hospital. The Marriottsville resident was 69. Born...
  • Another success for Ellie Feaga's charity drive [West Friendship]

    She's done it again. Glenwood Middle School student Ellie Feaga handed over two checks last week. After the sweet success of a charity bake sale that ultimately earned over $5,400 in donations and sales, the sixth grader delivered the funds to the...
  • Brenda Frese's son Tyler celebrates end of chemotherapy

    Brenda Frese's son Tyler celebrates end of chemotherapy
    Colleges Brenda Frese's son Tyler celebrates end of chemotherapy Tyler Thomas, a 5-year-old son of Maryland women's basketball coach Brenda Frese, celebrated the end of three years of chemotherapy treatments for pre-B cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia...
  • Antibiotic abuse on the farm [Editorial]

    Antibiotic abuse on the farm  [Editorial]
    The rise of drug-resistant bacteria is one of the more alarming health threats of the past several decades. Some of the nation's top hospitals, including one operated by the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, have experienced deadly outbreaks....
  • A year of flux in Baltimore's dining scene

    A year of flux in Baltimore's dining scene
    The year 2013 was, for the most part, a positive one on the Baltimore dining scene, except perhaps for trend-spotters. For every sign, there was a counter-sign. The sudden closing of a restaurant was followed by an unexpected, or at least not highly...
  • Stanley Lipinski, electroplater

    Stanley Lipinski, electroplater
    Stanley A. Lipinski, a retired Western Electric worker, died Sunday of leukemia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 95 and lived in Parkville. Born in Baltimore and raised in Fells Point, he was the son of Harry Lipinski, a crane operator, and...
  • Madison's Miracle Mission aids Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in Harford

    Madison's Miracle Mission aids Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in Harford
    Several fund-raising activities were held in Harford County this fall to aid the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in memory of a Harford County girl who died earlier this year from leukemia. Madison Summer Lynn-Corcoran-Narup, who was 3 1/2, died Feb. 27,...
  • Portrait of the artist as a young cat

    Portrait of the artist as a young cat
    Mittens McGee doesn't exactly look like an artist. He's a friendly, fat, gray-and-white cat who commands a comfy couch in his room with a view at the SPCA of Anne Arundel County in Annapolis. A few weeks ago, though, teen volunteers wrangled Mittens...
  • 35 nominated to Harford's Most Beautiful People [Letter to the Editor]

    On Oct. 3, Harford County Government recognized this year's 35 nominees for the 27th annual Harford's Most Beautiful People. Through their volunteer work they have touched the lives of many people living in and around Harford County and their stories...
  • Notebook: Hood makes Barber the youngest coach in Division III lacrosse

    Notebook: Hood makes Barber the youngest coach in Division III lacrosse
    Frederick native Brad Barber has been promoted to head coach of the Hood men’s lacrosse program, making the 23-year-old the youngest head lacrosse coach in NCAA Division III, the school announced Wednesday. Barber served as a graduate assistant for...
  • Music never stops for Maysa

    Music never stops for Maysa
    Maysa Leak had always heard music in her head. But when the 46-year-old soul singer from Gwynn Oak lost her mother to Leukemia last summer, the music stopped. For the first time she could ever recall, the artist simply known as Maysa heard nothing. "I...
  • Fundraising, fitness and competition blend at Kidz Triathlon

    Fundraising, fitness and competition blend at Kidz Triathlon
    For Clemens Crossing Elementary School rising fifth-grader Emily Erwin and her friends, participating in the sixth annual TriColumbia Kidz Triathlon on Sunday, July 21, was about more than receiving a medal at the finish line. It was about finding hope...