| Nov 19, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Update: The American Chemistry Council disputes the study. Here is a statement: “It is concerning that the authors could be over-interpreting their results and unnecessarily alarm workers. This study included no data showing if there was actual...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:10 PM
There was plenty of interest and a few major complaints at a Tuesday information session about the mixed-use hospital complex Upper Chesapeake Health is planning at I-95 and Route 155 in Havre de Grace.
Traffic was the main concern for the roughly 125...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Maryland has received a $375,000 federal grant to help launch a program to curb domestic violence, state officials announced Wednesday.
The state is one of six that received grant money, which it will use on a program to help health care providers play...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Lois G. Caplan, a retired library supervisor and film buff, died Dec. 25 of cancer at her Arnold home. She was 71.
A daughter of dungaree manufacturers, the former Lois Gloria Simons was born and raised in Philadelphia, where she graduated in 1960 from...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 3:29 PM
Women will have access to free health services for certain procedures under health care reform that go into affect tomorrow.
The health benefits, a result of the Mikulski Women’s Preventive Health Amendment, guarantee that women will receive, at no...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 4:09 PM
A federal appeals court has granted a new hearing in a case challenging whether Baltimore can require faith-based pregnancy counseling centers to post signs saying they don't offer abortion or birth control advice and services.
The decision filed...
| Nov 9, 2012
As if it weren't enough that Lena Dunham, the 26-year-old writing/directing/acting phenom who started a revolution this year with her HBO series "Girls," scored a $3.5-million book deal and has been granted the unofficial but unimpeachable title of "voice...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 1:04 PM
J. Ernest Green's masterful conducting of the Annapolis Chorale, Chamber Orchestra and soloists in two performances of Richard Einhorn's "Voices of Light," an oratorio set to Carl Dreyer's 1928 silent film "The Passion of Joan of Arc," brought a unique...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 3:28 PM
Saddled with student loan debt, Dr. Laura Herrera joined the Army Reserve to help pay off medical school bills and perhaps get a chance to see the world.
The Sept. 11 terrorist attacks hit shortly after she enlisted, and her military career took an...
| Aug 28, 2012
Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. strikes again ("Nervous Obama takes refuge in his base," Aug. 26) in a column where he chooses to present falsehood and half-truths as fact.
Economic growth is anemic, but he states that $5 trillion in new debt is the cause of the...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 5:53 AM
"He's not so good in a crowd, but when you get him alone, you'd be surprised" -- Irving Berlin, "You'd Be Surprised"
Nucky Thompson's new de facto mantra, "you can't be half a gangster," seems to be applying more and more to "Boardwalk Empire" as a show....
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:05 PM
A team of runners and walkers from Transformations Fitness for Women studios will participate in Sunday's Komen Maryland Race for the Cure, but their team will be much smaller than previous years.
The fitness studio with three Baltimore area locations...