| Oct 28, 2011
| 1:50 PM
Dickens W. Warfield, a psychologist who as associate director of Baltimore Neighborhoods Inc. became an outspoken advocate for fair housing, died Oct. 21 of liver cancer at the Broadmead retirement community in Cockeysville.
The longtime Towson...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 11:10 AM
Teresa Frost had not one but two cats with chronic illnesses, and the prescription costs were adding up.
Hopey needed kidney medicine that cost $30 at the veterinarian's office every 10 days, but Frost found a seller online who only wanted $7.25,...
| Sep 10, 2011
Lonni Sue Johnson spends every spare moment creating word puzzles superimposed on elaborate grids. The moment she puts one down, she starts on the next. In not quite three years, she has amassed a stack of paper that is 15 feet high.
Family member say...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 7:03 PM
Victoria Williams, an eighth-grader at Ridgely Middle School, was recently honored as Student of the Month by the Timonium Optimists Club.
Her school counselor says Victoria is an excellent student, giving much of her own time and self to others. She...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 1:25 PM
Nearly 70 cats and kittens were seized from the Cool Cats Rescue Center in Severna Park, after authorities received complaints about the conditions there.
Anne Arundel County officials said the seized cats were suffering from various medical conditions....
| Dec 1, 2011
| 1:38 PM
Just got a very interesting email from a local cat advocate. Apparently cats rescued from a Westminster home during the taping of a recent episode of the show "Hoarders" need homes.
Here is the email I got from Jill Mehra, a volunteer with Metro Ferals....
| Aug 10, 2011
| 9:53 AM
While I am pleased that you have highlighted the issue of feral and stray cats ("Call of the wild can be deadly for stray cats," July 7), I am very disappointed that the article neglected to mention the only solution that works: TNR, trap-neuter-return....
| Aug 13, 2011
| 1:37 PM
Mathilde B. "Mimi" Lee, who as the wife of Lt. Gov. Blair Lee III eschewed the political pomp and circumstance of Annapolis for the fields and woods where she could hike, canoe and swim, died Tuesday of congestive heart failure at Laurel Regional...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 8:46 PM
Lutherville resident Ann Gearhart can only guess that SpiritSong, her beloved 48-pound pooch, is about 10 years old now.
Nine years ago, when she adopted the lanky mixed-breed hound with the soulful brown eyes from the Baltimore County animal shelter,...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 11:06 AM
Are elephant ear plants poisonous to cats? I want to give one to a friend, but I don't want to kill her cats!
The foliage of Colocasia esculentum, commonly known as elephant ears or taro, contains the irritant calcium oxilate. Although potentially toxic,...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 10:52 AM
Nicholas and Lisa Badart didn't just lose power or a few groceries to Hurricane Irene.
The couple lost a house, a wardrobe and a sense of stability, though at least they and their pets are OK — barely.
It all started with the sound that woke...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 10:35 AM
Humane Society of Harford County Hosting ACATEMY AWARDS & Kitten Baby Shower
Over 100 cats and kittens will be available for adoption for just $35
For Immediate Release
Contact: Mary Leavens
Humane Society of Harford County