| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:08 AM
As soon as I heard that Lance Armstrong was coming to Columbia to participate in the REV3 Half Full Triathlon Oct. 7, my first thought was, "Oh, oh, we should get some serious noise about this one."
And, while there was a reaction, the results were a...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 8:26 AM
How many children have you had, and did you wait until after 30 to have the first one? Do you have more than one drink a day? Did you get your period before you were 12? Do you exercise? Have a low-fat, high-fiber diet? Did you breast-feed?
Do you work...
| Sep 27, 2012
Nick Ruth is $250,000 richer, thanks to a winning Mega Millions ticket. But this 19-year-old Towson resident is not thinking about a BMW or a Harley or even a trip to the Bahamas.
"I have no major plans besides donating," he said.
Nicholas David Ruth...
| Sep 29, 2012
When the British author Chris Cleave published his debut novel, "Incendiary," he fell victim to perhaps the worst historical coincidence ever to afflict an author.
The book, about a terrorist attack in a London sports stadium, was released on July 7,...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 10:30 AM
A relentless 10-week fundraising campaign has led to Doug Miller being named 2012 Maryland Man of the Year by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
The Catonsville resident raised more than $70,000 in that span through his Relentless for a Cure campaign....
| Sep 28, 2012
| 12:47 PM
After 100 minutes of play, the game goes into the record book as a tie. But with a 3-3 double overtime deadlock against unbeaten Marriotts Ridge, Wilde Lake may get the biggest boost in confidence.
Marriotts Ridge took the lead three times, only to see...
| Jul 13, 2012
Willie Alexander Harry, a well-known Baltimore barber whose York Road shop catered to figures from the world of sports and entertainment, died July 5 of complications from leukemia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The longtime Northeast Baltimore...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 6:04 AM
The audience at Hereford High School's graduation at McDaniel College in Westminster on May 25 was asked to hold applause until the names of all graduates had been read and diplomas awarded.
There were occasional bursts of clapping, some hoots and some...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Harrison Morson, a member of the Glenwood Lions, recently visited Bushy Park Elementary School to speak at a Leo Club meeting.
Harrison said of the morning meeting, which was led by Lion Kristan Bond, adviser to the Leo Club, "What a way to start the...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 1:19 PM
The pending return of Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano to work next week as he continues to bravely battle leukemia has triggered an emotional reaction at the Ravens' training complex.
After undergoing three rounds of chemotherapy, Pagano is slated...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Carrying on what's become a Baltimore tradition, hundreds of area Jews spent Tuesday up to their elbows in craft paper and care packages, working on community service projects for Mitzvah Day, now in its eighth year.
At the hub of the action, the...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 12:28 PM
In the aftermath of the Newtown massacre, people continue to ask the useless question, "Why?" We search for the shooter's "motive," as if we could discover a satisfactory explanation for why a depressed young man would decide to execute his mother, 20...