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Skin Cancer

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  • Nancy Marie Haragan, arts advocate

    Nancy Marie Haragan, arts advocate
    Nancy Marie Haragan, founding executive director of the Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance, died Sunday of metastatic melanoma at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Canton resident was 60. "Reflecting on all she's done for the arts community made me realize...
  • Ravens Coach Cam Cameron speaks out against skin cancer

    Ravens Coach Cam Cameron speaks out against skin cancer
    Baltimore Ravens Offensive Coordinator Cam Cameron was a young coach at the University of Michigan when his then head coach Bo Schembechler noticed a spot on his back. The spot turned out to be a malignant mole and Cameron was diagnosed with stage 2...
  • Like I said: Santa, elves, reindeer to roam streets of Havre de Grace Sunday

    If you see Santa Claus, or perhaps some elves or some reindeer, running through the streets of Havre de Grace, don't be alarmed. Chances are good they'll be trotting through town as part of the Running With the Reindeer 5K race. This is the inaugural 5K...
  • Young people still risking skin cancer for tans

    Young people still risking skin cancer for tans
    Two new government studies show young people are still putting themselves at risk for skin cancer by getting sunburned and going to indoor tanning beds. One study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that half of those aged 18...
  • Column: What could have been had The Graw stayed open

    It's Armed Forces Day dear readers. Saturday is also the running of the 137th Preakness, part of the Triple Crown. After the Kentucky Derby, now Maryland gets to shine. Lots of hoopla and black-eyed Susans will be the fare at the Pimlico Racetrack....
  • Alvin T. Church, BGE surveyor

    Alvin T. Church, BGE surveyor
    Alvin Turner "Al" Church, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. surveyor, died Monday of complications from skin cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The longtime Cockeysville resident was 64. The son of Glenn L. Martin Co. workers, Mr. Church...
  • Momentum building for dog park in Perry Hall

    Perry Hall has it all, except for a dog park! A growing number of people happen to feel this way as evidenced by the relatively new Facebook group, Perry Hall Dog Park. Since its establishment in April by Tammy Zaluzney, the group has taken off. As of...
  • Community in shock over Harford man's drug charges

    For many, Bob Chance has been the face of ecology in Harford County. He taught earth science during a three-decade run in the public schools — and was named to the school system's Hall of Fame. He promoted recycling long before the government got...
  • Thumbs up [Editorial]

    Thumbs up: Visitors to Cascade Lake near Hampstead earlier this week were reminded of the importance of sun safety and skin cancer prevention by the Fun in the Sun display on its lake deck, hosted by the Carroll County Health Department and the...
  • Always remember sunscreen [Editorial]

    A sunburn can cause pain and discomfort for a couple days, but that same sunburn can impact your health for years. "One blistering sunburn in childhood or adolescence more than doubles a person's chances of developing melanoma later in life," the Skin...
  • Swimmers learn sun safety skills

    Swimmers learn sun safety skills
    HAMPSTEAD — Cascade Lake invites swimmers and sliders alike to spend a few hours in its waters — in between re-applications of sunscreen, that is. On Tuesday, visitors were reminded of the importance of sun safety and skin cancer...
  • Michelle Quinn: Meet Elizabeth Holmes, Silicon Valley's latest phenom

    SAN JOSE, Calif. Silicon Valley, much like baseball, has its share of phenoms, those up-and-comers who demonstrate extraordinary promise. Meet the latest: Elizabeth Holmes. The 30-year-old Stanford dropout turned paper multibillionaire has worked for 11...