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  • 'Today' show weatherman and feature anchor Al Roker visits Baltimore for book signing

    'Today' show weatherman and feature anchor Al Roker visits Baltimore for book signing
    For all of his wit, charm and success, a little bit of the boy who once was nicknamed "Fat Albert' still clings to "Today" show weatherman and feature anchor Al Roker. It's there in the excess 140 pounds that once draped Roker's frame. It's in his...
  • Camden Yards event looks to brush back lung cancer

    Camden Yards event looks to brush back lung cancer
    Monica Barlow hates being asked whether she is a former smoker. To her it doesn't matter. To the people she meets who hear she is battling Stage 4 lung cancer, it seems the only possible explanation. "The answer is no, but that kind of frustrates me,...
  • James Wilmer 'Bill' Bowles Jr., executive

    James Wilmer "Bill" Bowles Jr., retired CEO of Evapco Inc., died Dec. 28 of lung cancer at his Annapolis home. He was 66. Born and raised in Leonardtown, Mr. Bowles was a 1966 graduate of St. Mary's Ryken High School and earned a degree in history from...
  • Lawrence E. Paradis, cameraman

    Lawrence E. Paradis, a retired cameraman whose career with WMAR-TV spanned nearly four decades, died Saturday of lung cancer at his Kingsville home. He was 87. Lawrence Ernest Paradis was born and raised in Groton, Conn., where he graduated in 1943...
  • MLB announces online auction to benefit Stand Up to Cancer

    MLB announces online auction to benefit Stand Up to Cancer
    NASHVILLE -- Impacted first hand by colleagues being diagnosed by cancer, public relations officials from Major League BaseballĀ and its 30 clubs announced Monday afternoon they have organized a unique online auction to benefit Stand Up to Cancer. The...
  • Patricia Cook-Ferguson, teacher and Balto. Co. NAACP president

    Patricia Cook-Ferguson, teacher and Balto. Co. NAACP president
    Patricia Cook-Ferguson, a longtime Baltimore teacher and president of the Baltimore County NAACP known for wearing multiple hats in advocating for youth education and civil rights advancements, died Wednesday of complications from lung cancer. She was 56....
  • Catherine N. Hamilton, homemaker

    Catherine N. Hamilton, a homemaker and doll collector, died Thursday from lung cancer at Seasons Hospice at Northwest Hospital in Randallstown. She was 75. The daughter of a coal miner and a seamstress, the former Catherine Norris Jones was born and...
  • Elizabeth 'Buff' Conklin, travel store owner and volunteer

    Elizabeth 'Buff' Conklin, travel store owner and volunteer
    Elizabeth "Buff" Conklin, who operated a Towson travel store, worked as an administrative assistant at the Johns Hopkins University and enthusiastically volunteered for numerous local groups and causes, died of lung cancer Tuesday at her Glen Arm home....
  • Charlie Zill, former Orioles usher, dies of lung cancer at 56

    Charlie Zill, former Orioles usher, dies of lung cancer at 56
    Charlie Zill, the popular long-time usher at Camden Yards who entertained Orioles fans with his “Zillbilly” dance during the seventh-inning stretch, died late Saturday night of lung cancer. He was 56. Zill, who had been diagnosed with cancer...
  • Margery K. 'Margie' Pozefsky, artist

    Margery K. 'Margie' Pozefsky, artist
    Margery K. "Margie" Pozefsky, an artist and kidney transplant survivor who supported a kidney swapping transplant program at Johns Hopkins Hospital, died Friday of lung cancer at her Rockland home. She was 71. "Margie was just a wonderful woman who had...
  • One pitch for Orioles fan, usher Charlie Zill

    One pitch for Orioles fan, usher Charlie Zill
    Charlie Zill got his wish — and then some. The long-time usher at Camden Yards, who has stage 4 lung cancer, watched his beloved Orioles play one more time Wednesday night. Wearing an Orioles cap and jersey over his trademark "Zillbilly"...
  • Ban smoking in Baltimore's stadiums

    Kudos to Monica Barlow for her courage and willingness to get involved in fighting lung cancer ("Camden Yards event looks to brush back lung cancer," Sept. 16). Nice to see a good cause get more recognition. Ironically, smoking is still allowed in...