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  • Michelle Obama is right about food and obesity

    Give me a break. The first lady can't even grow a vegetable garden or warn of the dangers of childhood obesity without some Republican creep getting their nose out of joint or complaining about the excesses of government. To these old eyes the first...
  • First lady deserves credit for promoting healthy lifestyle

    It's difficult to fathom the real purpose or intent of the scathing critiques of Michelle Obama's health initiative to lower the rate of childhood obesity. We know that this country has a significantly greater obesity problem than other industrialized...
  • Yes, we do need someone to tell us what to eat

    Senora McGuire says "We don't need anyone telling us what to eat" ( Readers Respond, June 7). I say Ms. McGuire must be walking around with her eyes shut. Two thirds of Americans are overweight, and half of those — more than one third of all...
  • America's diminishing quantity of life

    America's diminishing quantity of life
    In large swaths of the nation, life expectancy has stopped increasing and even declined slightly over the decade that ended in 2007, particularly among women. This historic reversal of a long-time trend toward longer life expectancies in the world's...
  • Funeral held in Baltimore for nephew of Rep. Elijah Cummings

    Funeral held in Baltimore for nephew of Rep. Elijah Cummings
    Just days after his nephew was killed in a shooting, U.S Rep. Elijah E. Cummings challenged a church filled with friends and family to take a stand against senseless violence, and make the most of their lives. "The day for each one of us is still going...
  • Harford businessmen visit White House

    Harford businessmen visit White House
    Andrew P. Klein, president of Harford County based Klein's ShopRite of Maryland, and Marshall J. Klein, vice-president of operations of Klein's ShopRite, were recognized by First Lady Michelle Obama at a White House ceremony on Wednesday, July 20. The...
  • Glading growing on and off the field for Bayhawks

    Glading growing on and off the field for Bayhawks
    Danny Glading has made a name for himself as a one-man offensive showcase. In high school, the Bethesda native set Georgetown Prep records with 274 points and 156 assists. In his first year at Virginia, Glading was the only freshman in the country to...
  • Luke Murray, son of actor Bill, is helping turn around Towson's basketball team

    Luke Murray, son of actor Bill, is helping turn around Towson's basketball team
    Earlier this month, assistant coach Luke Murray was traveling with Towson University's basketball team, psyching himself up for a win, when he got a text message from his dad. "I think you guys should all go bowling," the text read. "I think all you guys...
  • Enjoy the coming spring and volunteer some time as a naturalist at Howard County Conservancy

    Spring is fast approaching, so the Howard County Conservancy once again seeks volunteer naturalists to guide hikes during its 2012 spring field trip season. If you love nature and would like to share your knowledge with area students, consider assisting...
  • State of the Union: A presidential rerun

    State of the Union: A presidential rerun
    Summertime is usually when TV networks air repeats of shows we've already seen. In his State of the Union Address this week, the president got a five-month jump on the summer season by re-running a class-envy video he has broadcast more times than local...
  • Annual food drive looking for healthy donations

     Annual food drive looking for healthy donations
    Harvest for the Hungry will kick off its annual food drive this week with an emphasis on collecting healthy food donations. The organization's 26th annual food drive will run March 3 through 10. This year the group is partnering with United Way of...
  • Police spent $3,900 to accompany Rawlings-Blake on recent trips

    Police spent $3,900 to accompany Rawlings-Blake on recent trips
    Baltimore police officers assigned to protect Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake racked up about $3,900 in expenses while accompanying the mayor on three business recent trips, according to the city spending board's agenda. The five-member Board of...