| Apr 18, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Perry Hall's varsity and JV girls lacrosse teams will wear red this Friday as they raise funds for the American Heart Association and honor Breanna Sudano, a Gators field hockey player who collapsed during a JV game in September.
Sudano's life was...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 5:39 PM
Last fall, as Perry Hall's junior varsity field hockey team played at Catonsville High, Gator freshman Breanna Sudano suddenly collapsed in cardiac arrest with 30 seconds left in a 2-1 victory. Sudano, who had scored both goals, lay motionless on the turf...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:19 PM
For one father, Monday night's Harford County Board of Education meeting was yet another reminder of how lucky he is that his daughter had survived an often-fatal type of heart attack that has taken many young lives.
For another mother, the meeting...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 3:40 AM
To my surprise, I received an invitation in the mail from the Presidential Inaugural Committee to participate in the inauguration of the President and Vice President on Jan. 21.
It turns out it is just a commemorative invitation and not an actual ticket...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Most parents live on the edge of terror. It's not noticed most of the time and for most people it doesn't interfere with leading a happy, healthy family life. It's there and it shows up when children are endangered in a way where parental intervention...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 12:29 PM
As the Nurse Coordinator and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Coordinator for Harford County Public Schools, I want to thank and commend the team who responded to our emergency at C. Milton Wright High School. Members of the community,...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Harford County's newly minted Department of Emergency Services could be facing the first test of its authority over local volunteer fire companies in the next few weeks.
The issue is the level of medical training that will be required in the future of...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 6:16 AM
In light of the recent revival of a C. Milton Wright High School athlete with the help of an automated external defibrillator, Harford County Council President Billy Boniface said he wants to see more AEDs available for emergencies.
Boniface plans to...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 6:08 PM
Prompt action by coaches, parents and police likely saved the life of a C. Milton Wright High School girls basketball player who suffered a life-threatening event during Thursday night's home game against St. Paul's.
The player was resuscitated by...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 5:18 PM
In the hospital supply room, Ricardo Thomas checks his list against the boxes he has put on a cart to take to an operating area, making sure he has it right.
"You look at the stock number and you will know — so you don't get mixed up," Thomas says,...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Ask any of the attendees of the pet first-aid and CPR class in Anne Arundel County why they would take such a course and each has the same response: Pets are like family, and you take care of family.
"You never know when you might need it," said Nicole...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 4:53 AM
These two tweets (here and here) pretty much summarize the opinions expressed by many people in the WWE Universe in response to part of a segment involving CM Punk, Paul Heyman, Mick Foley and a returning Jerry "The King" Lawler.
After what was a...