| Jun 10, 2011
| 9:50 AM
Jay Scott Thompson, a Baltimore businessman and former food broker, died May 29 of throat cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care. He was 54.
Mr. Thompson was born in Baltimore and raised in Northwood and the Thornleigh section of Riderwood.
| Jun 25, 2011
| 2:42 PM
As the chair for the eighth annual Ride for Life — an equestrian event benefiting the Johns Hopkins Avon Foundation Breast Center — Michele Wellman was tasked with a variety of responsibilities that kept the 32-year-old hopping as she tried to...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 2:20 PM
Goucher College will be the staging area for the 2011 American Cancer Society Relay For Life for northern Baltimore County, Friday, June 17 into Saturday, June 18.
The opening ceremony is at Friday at 7 p.m. at the Goucher track.
| Oct 13, 2009
| 4:22 AM
I'm gearing up to have the flu because I keep putting off getting a flu shot, only because rumors still abound that we will get them here at the Sun in spite of the new Purell dispensers. This is one......
| Jul 20, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Rachel Mellon, 13, disappeared from her home in a quiet subdivision in southwest suburban Bolingbrook on Jan. 31, 1996. She shared the home with her mother, stepfather and two half-siblings.
Rachel disappeared during a dangerous cold spell -- it was a...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Harvey M. Robinson, 19, was convicted last night of three counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of two Allentown women and a teen-age girl.
A Lehigh County jury will have to decide whether to sentence Robinson to death or life imprisonment for...
| May 22, 2012
Storing or transporting gas
As those portable generators are getting cranked up, you might find yourself transporting and storing gasoline.
•Don't even think about siphoning gas with your mouth. Fumes can damage your lungs, and ingesting gas can...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 8:23 AM
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Tuesday unveiled a group of graphic images and messages that will cover the top half of every cigarette package in the United States starting in fall 2012.
FOR THE RECORD: An...
| Aug 17, 2010
Here's a great way to reduce tension in the upper back, neck and shoulders. Practice this stretch at your desk after long hours of sitting in front of the computer or talking on the telephone.
Sit upright toward the front edge of a sturdy chair. Place...
| Jul 23, 2011
Yup, that's me. I'm the guy with long sleeves and long pants out in wilderness in the dead of summer. Who the heck would wear long pants tucked into his socks with no skin exposed except his face, neck and hands when the temperature climbs into the 90s? A...
| Aug 31, 2010
Frank C. Garland, the UC San Diego epidemiologist who, with his brother Cedric, was the first to demonstrate that vitamin D deficiencies play a role in cancer and other diseases, died Aug. 17 at UCSD Thornton Hospital. He was 60 and had been suffering for...
| Aug 30, 2010
| 4:35 PM
A homeless man who went on a crime spree in downtown Long Beach that included brutally slashing two women's throats was sentenced Monday to 11 life terms and 433 years in prison, a prosecutor said. Charles Juan Proctor, 45, was......