| Oct 17, 2012
| 11:02 AM
Julie Bowen was on the set of the television show "Boston Legal" four years ago when she got the call from her husband, who was on his way to the hospital with their then-infant son Oliver.
While hanging out in the backyard of their California home,...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 4:16 AM
It's an ongoing debate among Baltimoreans: Are the best bars in Canton off O'Donnell Square?
If you've been to the Irish pubs or sports bars around there even once, you know what you're in for — a night that's not always pretty but comforting in...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 5:41 AM
"London's calling and I'm going to answer it."
Emily travels to London with her top 10 men. When Chris Harrison greets the group in Trafalgar Square, he congratulates them on being one step closer to marrying Emily. There are no cheers, no smiles. They...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 7:35 AM
I was pulling weeds when I came across a poison ivy plant that was sandwiched between a pair of shrubs, and since I'm sensitive to poison ivy, I didn't touch the plant until I was appropriately prepared.
Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy) grows wild...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 5:26 PM
Olympic suits Kuchar
Not Tiger, Phil, Bubba, Rory or Lee.
"Kooch" will reign supreme.
Matt Kuchar just won The Players Championship, where he beat a stellar field. The U.S. Open at the Olympic Club, toughened to the extreme...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Soap, toothpaste and mouthwash may fight germs, but it also could make your child prone to allergies, new research has found.
Common antibacterial chemicals in these products may affect development of the immune system making children more likely to...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 12:55 PM
Jack Wethington, now 7, was 18 months old when he had his first serious allergic reaction. At a play group, he sipped from another child's cup, which contained milk.
"Within minutes, his throat was closing, he was turning red, he was gasping," recalled...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 10:32 AM
My son Isaac turned 4 this week, and we're having his birthday party this weekend. I simply cannot wait. His third birthday was kind of a disaster -- his dad was in California for pre-deployment training, I was having some pregnancy complications, and...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:46 AM
Wedding Day: December 1, 2012
Her story: Colby Previti, 26, grew up in Bowley's Quarters and now lives in Middle River. She is a freelance model and make-up artist. Her father, Vincent Previti, is a retired firefighter. Her mother, Kimberly Previti, is a...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:58 AM
This time of year, when Old Sol is having his way with us, we often turn to the tropics for culinary inspiration. The tropics, that is, of sandy beaches, blue oceans and cooling trade winds making the palm trees sway.
One reason, of course, is our innate...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:38 AM
If your Halloween costume includes contact lenses to give your eyes the scary look of a werewolf or vampire, you may want to consider the dangers, especially if you don't get them from a doctor.
The American Optometric Association said contact lenses...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 8:29 AM
An average of twice a day, a patient at the University of Maryland Medical Center has a heart attack, dangerous allergic reaction or other emergency that requires supplies from a crash cart.
The carts are the wheeled emergency stations that contain...