| Jul 14, 2011
| 2:25 PM
William F. Weinstein, a retired psychology professor who was on the faculty of Catonsville Community College for more than three decades, died Sunday of heart and kidney disease at Transitions Health Care in Sykesville.
He was 75.
| Nov 7, 2011
| 2:20 PM
Patrick Young, a Marine combat veteran and director of the Office of Veterans Services at Towson University, doesn't send care packages to service men and women overseas with the motivation of hearing "thank you."
But he can't forget those instances when...
| Sep 5, 2011
When an earthquake hit the Baltimore area recently, a familiar anxiety crept over Kimberly Anthony — not unlike her feelings after the terrorist attacks a decade ago.
Anthony, a Washington resident, still carries psychic scars from Sept. 11, 2001....
| Sep 11, 2011
| 9:51 PM
Astride the Harley-Davidson motorcycle, the Baltimore County police officer cut a striking figure. The officer was a rookie, on the short side — and an African-American woman.
Twenty years ago, Gwendolyn Parrish became the first black woman on...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 12:29 PM
Stefanie F. Bergey, a child psychologist, died Nov. 9 of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease, at her Homeland residence.
She was 62.
Stefanie Friday Antonakos was born in Athens, and when she was a young child, she immigrated with her...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 3:00 AM
This summer, the Dalai Lama, spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhists, preached on the U.S. Capitol grounds to promote his 2011 world peace initiative and related quest to reconcile the world's great religions. I've always been fascinated by his very...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 2:44 PM
Arthur Beneckson, a retired Baltimore County public schools psychologist and guidance counselor who was also a popular summer camp counselor for 30 years, died Oct. 4 of coronary artery disease at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center & Hospital.
| Jun 8, 2011
| 11:32 AM
The table in Jack Samuels' Fells Point office is piled two feet high with books, papers, scientific journals and grant applications.
Samuels' wife likes to tease him that he has a hoarding problem, just like the people he studies. In reality, those...
| May 30, 2011
| 4:38 PM
As the population of Howard County has grown, so have the health care resources available to residents.
Over the past decade, Kaiser Permanente, the nation’s largest health maintenance organization, opened a 17,500-square-foot center in Columbia...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 2:28 PM
Shirley A. Mark, a retired psychologist and educator, died May 28 of Parkinson's disease at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson.
The former longtime Mount Washington resident was 83.
The former Shirley Alpern was born and raised in Pittsburgh,...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 12:59 PM
Lisa J. Heiser, vice dean for faculty development and equity at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and an author, died Monday of leukemia at her Annapolis residence.
She was 56.
"She has left an indelible mark on Johns Hopkins and its...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 8:15 AM
Caitlin O'Brien, of Laurel, earned a Master of Art in forensic psychology in May from Marymount University, in Arlington, Va.
The following students received departmental awards for the 2010-2011 academic year at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland:...