The Ravens promoted rookie safety Omar Brown from the practice squad to the active roster, taking over the spot vacated by rookie cornerback Asa Jackson, who is suspended for the next four games for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy.
Anthony Clark hadn't even gotten a plate of food and already he was overcome with emotion, just seeing friends, having a medical student check his blood pressure and knowing hundreds of people had given their time to make sure those needier had a taste of Thanksgiving.
Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute recently announced the prize money for the person, group or institution that can find a cure for blindness — or do the most to advance a cure for one of the many diseases that causes loss of sight — in the next eight years.
The Baltimore County Baby Boomer Expo and Senior Expo 2012 will be held Wednesday, Oct. 10, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Thursday, Oct. 11, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the State Fairgrounds, 2200 York Road, Timonium.
The BWI Business Partnership's Signature Breakfast will be held Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 7:45 to 9:15 a.m., at the Westin BWI Airport Hotel, 1110 Old Elkridge Landing Road, in Linthicum Heights. Featured speaker at the breakfast will be. E. Albert Reece, Dean of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, which has close ties to the area's business community.
Dr. Henry N. Wagner Jr., a retired Johns Hopkins nuclear medicine professor who did early research in his field, died of complications of heart disease Sept. 25 at his Mount Washington home. He was 85.
The city of Laurel, in conjunction with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration, will hold a National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Saturday, Sept. 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Partnership Activity Center, 811 Fifth St.
The Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland has formed a partnership with Towson Orthopaedic Associates and Towson Sports Medicine to provide treatment and injury prevention awareness to its female student athletes.
Maryland's two largest public research universities launched a joint public health program Tuesday, the first of a series of planned collaborations designed to break down barriers between the two campuses.