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  • Take care when shoveling

    Take care when shoveling
    Heavy wet snow, like the kind that is on the ground now in the Baltimore region, can be a major threat to a person’s heart, according to local and national health officials. The American Heart Association says most people will not have any ill...
  • Laurel blanketed with up to a foot of snow overnight

    Laurel blanketed with up to a foot of snow overnight
    Laurel residents woke up to a deep snow Thursday, measuring at least 12 inches in some spots, as precipitation continued to make for a slow, cold, wet morning. The Office of Personnel Management closed federal offices for Thursday, joining schools and...
  • Storm dumps biggest snowfall since 2010 on a day possibly among area's top 10 snowiest on record

    Storm dumps biggest snowfall since 2010 on a day possibly among area's top 10 snowiest on record
    The biggest snowfall in four years blanketed the Baltimore area Thursday with up to a foot and a half of snow, giving many schoolchildren two more days off and stranding residents and travelers. As the region dug out, two men died after shoveling. In...
  • Two Howard men shoveling snow die after collapsing

    Two Howard men shoveling snow die after collapsing
    Howard County officials said Thursday that three county men died after suffering heart attacks while outside their homes during the snowstorm, and that two were shoveling snow when they collapsed. The first incident occurred just after 9:30 a.m., when a...
  • 'Dancing with the Stars' recap, Week 2 means two stars gone

    'Dancing with the Stars' recap, Week 2 means two stars gone
    At the end of last week’s show, Billy Dee Williams fell to the bottom, scoring 15 points, while Charlie White was at the top with 27. Reality sets in this week, we’re told. The opening number starts with pros and contestants out on the...
  • Common Core forum coming to Reservoir High [North Laurel/Savage]

    The PTA Council of Howard County will host a forum on the new Common Core Curriculum at Reservoir High School on Feb. 23. The program will have representatives from many areas of the education field. Learn about the many changes happening in our...
  • City receives donation of 100 portable defibrillators

    City receives donation of 100 portable defibrillators
    Laurel city is set to receive approximately 100 automatic external defibrillators, or AEDs, from a Gaithersburg health company in what local leaders are saying is an unprecedented donation. "To our knowledge and research, it's one of the biggest...
  • 'House of Cards' recap, Season 2, Episode 9

    'House of Cards' recap, Season 2, Episode 9
    This Jodie Foster-directed episode has a very "Dexter"-esque cold open. We see Freddy, preparing for his day. He does some exercise, before walking to work. When he arrives at his place, he finds the morning paper, with news of Claire's scandal splashed...
  • Deportations are costly, immoral [Letter]

    Deportations are costly, immoral [Letter]
    The deportation of non-violent undocumented immigrants is costly. It tears apart the very fabric of society, the family, thus causing irreparable emotional pain. There are costs in dollars and cents not only for the incarceration, often lengthy, of the...
  • CA offers window into Columbia wellness retreat

    CA offers window into Columbia wellness retreat
    When the Columbia Association announced last year the $2.7 million wellness facility planned for the downtown lakefront would be a mind and body retreat, it was clear the 27,000-square-foot space would be a departure from CA's existing programming. On...
  • Surgeon brings less-invasive technique to implanting heart pump to UM

    Surgeon brings less-invasive technique to implanting heart pump to UM
    Walter G. Amprey was driving his wife, Andrea, home from a restaurant one night last December when he turned onto an on-ramp for the Baltimore Beltway. A sudden dizziness overcame him. He blacked out. The family SUV ran off the road and rolled into a...
  • Rick Sowell said Navy men's lacrosse must take game from driving range to golf course

    Rick Sowell said Navy men's lacrosse must take game from driving range to golf course
    Saturday’s 9-6 loss to Patriot League rival Bucknell was an exercise in déjà vu for Navy coach Rick Sowell. For what seemed to be the umpteenth time, the team played well enough to win, but failed to execute when it mattered the most. “We...