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Haiti

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  • Q&A with Wilde Lake football player Moise Larose

    Q&A with Wilde Lake football player Moise Larose
    An All-State lineman on the offensive side of the ball last season, Wilde Lake's Moise Larose may be even more impressive this fall on the defensive side. The 6-foot-5, 285-pound senior has committed to Rutgers as an offensive tackle, but Wildecats coach...
  • UM research paints more complicated picture of Haiti cholera outbreak

    UM research paints more complicated picture of Haiti cholera outbreak
    Cholera broke out in Haiti two years ago, and more than 7,000 people have died. Some researchers traced the outbreak's origin to United Nations peacekeepers sent from Nepal after the devastating earthquake in 2010. The theory that Nepalese soldiers...
  • High school athletes spend summer with animals, sailing and more

    High school athletes spend summer with animals, sailing and more
    With high temperatures soaring above 90 degrees across the Baltimore region in recent weeks, it wouldn't be surprising to see high school students relaxing in their air-conditioned homes for the entire summer, playing video games and other indoor...
  • Datebook

    Sunday, Sept. 16 Plant sale Adkins Arboretum's annual Fall Native Plant Sale takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Native Plant Nursery, 12610 Eveland Road in Ridgely. The sale benefits the Arboretum's education programs. Information: 410-634-2847 or...
  • Seclusion helps All-American Rejects singer re-focus

    Seclusion helps All-American Rejects singer re-focus
    A few years ago, Tyson Ritter, the lean lead singer of the All-American Rejects, was a walking rock 'n' roll cliche. After experiencing "life-changing" success thanks to "Gives You Hell" — his band's 2008 single that sold more than 4 million copies...
  • Glen Mar church group brings hope to Haiti

    Glen Mar church group brings hope to Haiti
    The unpaved street winds up a steep, rocky hill to a "shell of a hospital." It's a concrete structure without any patients, said Shirley Matlock, a member of Glen Mar Methodist Church, in Ellicott City. Construction supplies, tile and paint occupy most of...
  • Least of These Ministries collects for Haitian children

    The Least of These Ministries, based in Westminster, is hosting a school supply drive for children in the Dominican Republic and Haiti The ministries is collecting spiral notebooks, pens and pencils for Haitian children living in work camps. The school...
  • Students walk to raise money to help schools in Catonsville and Haiti

    Students walk to raise money to help schools in Catonsville and Haiti
    With the sun shining, the music blaring and the students smiling, St. Agnes School hosted its third annual fundraising walk on the school's St. Agnes Lane campus Friday afternoon. "This is a big event," said first-year program chairwoman Alison Hewitt,...
  • Orioles left fielder Nolan Reimold pulled early with sore throwing shoulder

    Orioles left fielder Nolan Reimold pulled early with sore throwing shoulder
    SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles left fielder Nolan Reimold was removed from Friday’s Grapefruit League game against the Pittsburgh Pirates after just two innings with soreness in his right, throwing shoulder. Reimold’s early exit was odd,...
  • Orioles' Henry Urrutia expects to be a major leaguer

    Orioles' Henry Urrutia expects to be a major leaguer
    SARASOTA, Fla. -- When the Orioles made the unprecedented move to play the Cuban national team in Havana on March 28, 1999, the stated purpose was to improve relations between the countries through a sporting exhibition. There was no way of knowing...
  • Columbia 'pioneer' has plan for Haiti

    Columbia 'pioneer' has plan for Haiti
    Three years after a devastating earthquake left much of Haiti in ruins, a new effort has been launched to help the long-suffering island nation — an effort based in Howard County and spearheaded by a well-known Haitian with close ties to Columbia....
  • Despite visa issues, Orioles still have high hopes for Cuban defector Henry Urrutia

    Despite visa issues, Orioles still have high hopes for Cuban defector Henry Urrutia
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Orioles are confident that their five-month wait for Cuban defector Henry Urrutia, stuck in Haiti unable to play because of visa issues, will end within the next two weeks. Urrutia, a 25-year-old corner outfielder, has...