| Aug 20, 2012
| 3:50 AM
As a parent, to lose a child is the hardest thing you can endure. To lose your child to suicide makes the pain so much worse.
Marilyn Petersen lost her son in 2002 but is trying to help others. She is the owner of Looks Salon and Spa. The salon will hold...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Bullying is in the news a lot lately, and for good reason. Being bullied can be a searing, scarring experience, and in some ways, it might be a bigger problem than it ever was.
In adulthood, we often push aside the memories of being bullied, try to...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 7:41 PM
The mourners wore blue nail polish, blue-striped ties, blue jewelry and crisp blue dress shirts. Blue hoodies and blue hair bands.
Blue was Grace McComas' favorite color, so that's what mourners at her visitation wore Friday in memory of the 15-year-...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 6:07 PM
After Regina Friend's son Roswell committed suicide last year, she was at least relieved to know that the loans he took out to pay for his Temple University degree were forgiven. But now, the Cockeysville woman has learned she faces a hefty tax bill on...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 5:39 PM
When Kwame Kwei-Armah left London to move to Baltimore, he was exploding with questions about this strange land on the other side of the Atlantic, where he was planting not just himself, but also his wife and young son.
"As I was starting to find my...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 6:13 PM
The deadline for Ray Rice to agree to a long-term contract extension with the Ravens is quickly approaching and there has been no indication of significant progress in the negotiations, but the runnung back showed Friday night that he hasn’t lost...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 9:54 AM
Police in Harford County say a man shot himself to death after assaulting and shooting his live-in girlfriend in a home near Aberdeen early Saturday morning.
After the victim and one of her daughters had fled the home where the assault took place, a...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 6:43 AM
The childhood mantra, "Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words can never hurt me," is no longer true.
The words, once thought the weaker of the phrase, can now kill.
This weekend, The Sun published a story about 15-year-old Howard County student...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 8:08 AM
A Harford Community College student who threatened possible harm to others on the campus last week initially told his doctor he was filled with rage and wanted to kill someone, according to a 911 recording obtained by The Aegis from the Harford County...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:46 AM
Considering that the title character is no longer among the living in "Following Sarah," she spends a good deal of time on stage at Fells Point Corner Theatre.
Playwright Rich Espey has set himself a tricky challenge with this Baltimore Playwrights...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Sallie P. Mink, a registered nurse who for 20 years had been educational director for depression and related affective disorders at Johns Hopkins Hospital, died Saturday of brain cancer at Keswick Multi-Care Center. The one-time Ruxton resident who...
| Apr 21, 2012
In the whirlwind of life, I get consumed by the day-to-day activities and the event of the moment. On any given day my family has something going on that is above and beyond the normal. I know so many families who are in the same boat.
I saw a television...