| Mar 25, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Philip Joseph DiPaula, a retired Forest Park and Polytechnic Institute science teacher who received two Purple Hearts during World War II, died of Alzheimer's disease complications Saturday at St. Agnes Hospital. The Edmondson Heights resident was 90....
| Mar 27, 2014
| 5:11 PM
With the help of Johns Hopkins biomedical engineering students who spent years stringing bits of DNA together, scientists have built the world's first synthetic yeast chromosome, which eventually could help in the production of drugs, vaccines, biofuels...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Dr. M. Daniel Lane, a retired Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine researcher, biochemist and esteemed teacher who studied the body's chemical processes that affect hunger, died of myeloma April 10 at the Charlestown Retirement Community. The...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 8:25 AM
We slather on sunscreen and sport our shades during the sunny summer months. But Dr. Francisco Burgos at Katzen Eye Group says we should also be wearing sunglasses in the winter. The practice's director of refractive surgery services and comprehensive eye...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:00 AM
If one sign of a happy relationship is that the partners rarely run out of things to talk about, then cancer researchers Stephen Baylin and Feyruz Rassool of Baltimore have been a blessed couple indeed.
In the 13 years they've been married, they've...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:46 AM
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Abrakadoodle Art Education
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Art camps for children at local convenient locations. The most comprehensive art program that...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Chesapeake Math and IT Academy in Laurel held its third annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Fair Saturday, Jan. 25 at the University of Maryland College Park.
Hundreds of students displayed projects in the fields of physics,...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:13 PM
The late Frank Zappa is back for an encore, this time as a formerly pimple-causing bacterium that apparently has moved from human skin to the bark of grape vines.
Italian researchers named the new type of P. acnes after the genre bending and iconoclastic...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 6:56 PM
When some kids hear the hallowed words "snow day" in advance of Monday's storm, they'll grab their coats and sleds and head outdoors. But Maryvale Preparatory School senior Elizabeth Piet, like a growing number of students across the Baltimore region,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Bears were seen in Harford County several times during the summer of 2012 and they could be back in 2014.
A Fallston woman and her brother reported seeing evidence of a bear, possibly accompanied by a cub, over the past few weeks, with an actual sighting...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Jasmine Smith is the floor leader for a No. 4 Poly girls basketball team determined to bring home a state championship after falling in the Class 4A title game last season and the semifinals the previous year.
Now in Class 3A, the Baltimore City...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Biologists from Maryland's Department of Natural Resources got to hold some cute bear cubs Monday.
But it was more than just an opportunity to see the state's wildlife up close. DNR's Wildlife and Heritage Service used the winter check-up to "keep an...