| Nov 25, 2012
Kitchen backsplashes are a popular kitchen upgrade, right up there with a fancy stone countertops. Tile and glass are probably the easiest and the most common — even the big-box stores carry them now for DIYers. And the Internet is filled with photo...
| Mar 24, 2011
Animal bites can be serious. They can injure the skin and bones and joints, and the damage could have lasting impacts. Dr. Tanveer Giaibi, chief of emergency medicine at Northwest Hospitals, answers questions about the dangers of and treatments for all...
| Apr 6, 2012
The Alzheimer's Association, a nonprofit that seeks to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through supporting research and to enhance care and support for sufferers, their families and caregivers, is seeking volunteers to lead support...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 7:08 AM
WARNING: This column contains subject matter and parlance that may be disturbing to some readers. Reader discretion is advised.
Raven thinks she's participating in a show about cats who enjoy catnip. She has no idea that soon she will be confronted...
| Feb 7, 2012
How would you like free tutoring for your children? That's what the Patapsco Middle School PTA is offering during their monthly meetings to PTA members and school parents.
The program is courtesy of Patapsco parent Melissa Barrett, owner of Peer2Peer...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 1:31 PM
A three-alarm fire that spread across rooftops damaged a string of rowhouses in Canton on Sunday morning, displacing more than a dozen people and several frightened cats but causing no injuries, according to fire officials.
The blaze, first reported...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 3:30 AM
Anyone who has a cat -- or knows even the slightest thing about kitty behavior -- knows that the idea of washing a cat is a bad, bad, baaaaaaad idea.
Unless you have death wish.
Luckily, cats are kind of self-cleaning anyway.
But when a bottle of Vet's...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 2:02 PM
The four animals rescued alive from a house where 40 others were found dead are now available for adoption.
The two cats, gerbil and bearded dragon lizard are at the Howard County Animal Control and Adoption Center, on Davis Road in Columbia.
| Feb 1, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Ethan Phillip Weibman who plead guilty last fall to animal abuse in the death of one cat and the beating of another was sentenced Wednesday to 90 days in prison.
After District Judge Charles A. Chiapparelli’s ruling, officers immediately took the...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 12:10 PM
A woman who grew up rescuing lost critters has launched an effort to help pets and their owners survive financial crises together.
Lynn Molnar is operating Thankful Paws, a food bank for pets, out of her White Marsh home.
"The idea is to keep people and...
| 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
| Jan 6, 2012
| 7:49 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York judge has ordered a cat litter manufacturer to temporarily stop airing "literally false" commercials claiming its product leaves litter pans less smelly than one made by a competitor.
Clorox, a California-based household...