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  • Under-par round lifts Atholton's Nguyen to District V girls golf title

    Under-par round lifts Atholton's Nguyen to District V girls golf title
    Atholton’s Bryana Nguyen had made two eagles and three birdies through the first 17 holes of this year’s District V Championships, yet as she stared down a 20-footer for par on her closing hole she found herself in what she called a must-...
  • Ravens' Dean Pees calls Jameel McClain's comeback 'amazing'

    Ravens' Dean Pees calls Jameel McClain's comeback 'amazing'
    Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees already had seen an epic comeback story unfold in front of his eyes in the past. When Pees was on the New England Patriots' coaching staff, Pro Bowl linebacker Tedy Bruschi suffered a stroke. It was initially...
  • Zach attacks new challenges on road to journey to share joy of life

    Zach attacks new challenges on road to journey to share joy of life
    Displaying his characteristic courage, Zach Lederer bravely attempts to recreate the notorious strongman pose — biceps flexed and fists clenched — that turned a 2012 photo of his steely-eyed resolve to fight cancer into an Internet craze...
  • Battle against sickle cell disease has local roots [Ellicott City]

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, sickle cell disease affects an estimated 80,000 to 100,000 Americans. It is most prevalent in people with ancestors from Africa, South or Central America, the Caribbean, Mediterranean countries,...
  • Harford woman wins more than $66K on 'Wheel of Fortune'

    Harford woman wins more than $66K on 'Wheel of Fortune'
    Shari Bailey's final puzzle as a contestant on the iconic TV game show "Wheel of Fortune" was "A STROKE OF GENIUS," and it was that genius that the 30-year-old quality assurance engineer said led her to the final round, where she won more than $66,000...
  • Gladys C. Spare

    Gladys C. Spare
    Gladys C. Spare, a retired antiques dealer and artist who was a self-proclaimed Francophile, died June 22 at the Glen Meadows retirement community in Glen Arm of complications from a fall she had suffered two weeks earlier. She was 94. The daughter of...
  • Sickle-cell researcher also suffers from forgotten disease

    Sickle-cell researcher also suffers from forgotten disease
    The tall, lanky patient enters the room bent over and shuffling like a man twice his age. He climbs on a gurney and lies back, head throbbing. Then Carlton Haywood pulls out a bottle of Tums, relief-in-waiting for the nausea he fears will come. "You...
  • Kernan hospital changing name

    Kernan hospital changing name
    Kernan Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Hospital is changing its name to better reflect its ties to the University of Maryland Medical System. The hospital will be known as the University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute effective...
  • Federal medical research cuts decried at Hopkins

    Federal medical research cuts decried at Hopkins
    The head of the nation's medical research agency and leaders of Johns Hopkins hospital and medical school warned Monday that progress in fighting diseases could be slowed, jobs lost and scientists driven overseas unless across-the-board federal funding...
  • High school graduates encouraged to pursue occupational therapy [letter]

    Editor: As summer approaches, many high school students are getting ready to graduate and head off to colleges across the nation. As a soon to graduate college student, who attended our own Fallston High School, I would like to suggest a major that is...
  • Mom uses her dogs to bring joy to the lives of others [Commentary]

    To say that my mom is into dogs, boxers specifically, would be an understatement. And while she's been successful in breeding her dogs and promoting the breed, it's her non-boxer work that makes me most proud of her. For the last 12 years, my mom has...
  • Catonsville girl receives transplant, but is rejecting heart

    Catonsville girl receives transplant, but is rejecting heart
    Ann Bartlinski placed the Eucharist and a pearl-beaded rosary blessed by the hands of the late Pope John Paul II on the chest of her 6-year-old daughter, Teresa, who lay Tuesday in a hospital bed, her tiny body rejecting a donor's heart. Teresa...