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  • A documentary explores the hypocrisy of 'cause marketing' surrounding breast cancer

    A documentary explores the hypocrisy of 'cause marketing' surrounding breast cancer
    Pink Ribbons, Inc. Starts showing Friday, June 8 at Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor St., Hartford, (860) 232-1006, realartways.org   There's a moment early in the new documentary Pink Ribbons. Inc. when you realize, "Wait, this film is sort of about taking...
  • Bottle tax hike could move forward Monday

    Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's proposed increase to the city's tax on bottle beverages is expected to move forward Monday after being corked up for months by a City Council committee. Council members, led by Council Vice President Edward Reisinger,...
  • Edwin C. Fry, farmer

    Edwin C. "Pop" Fry, a longtime Kent County farmer who was active in agricultural affairs, died June 1 of pulmonary disease at Washington Hospital Center in Washington. He was 88. The son of farmers, Mr. Fry was born in Washington and raised in...
  • City Council gives preliminary OK to bottle tax hike

    City Council gives preliminary OK to bottle tax hike
    An increase to Baltimore's bottle tax — the linchpin of Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's plan to raise funds to renovate the city's decrepit school buildings — received preliminary approval from the City Council Monday, likely assuring the...
  • New Eyman initiative looks to extend 2/3 requirement for new taxes in Olympia

    New Eyman initiative looks to extend 2/3 requirement for new taxes in Olympia
    Initiative guru Tim Eyman is back on the street collecting signatures for another new anti-tax measure.  “There’s no doubt that down in Olympia they do not like the idea of making it tougher to raise taxes,” said Eyman. This year&...
  • Cancer group asks U.S. to study sugary drinks, obesity

    Cancer group asks U.S. to study sugary drinks, obesity
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A leading U.S. cancer lobby group is urging the Surgeon General to conduct a sweeping study of the impact of sugar-sweetened beverages on consumer health, saying such drinks play major role in the nation's obesity crisis and require...
  • Sports drink maker sued by Under Armour calls trademark lawsuit "ridiculous"

    A Beverly Hills sports drink maker being sued by Baltimore-based Under Armour Inc. says the trademark infringement lawsuit is without merit, according to court documents filed Thursday. The lawsuit filed April 26 in U.S. District Court in Baltimore...
  • Md. corn crops suffer in drought

    Md. corn crops suffer in drought
    Queenstown farmer John Draper's corn crop looks bleak — ears that normally have 18 or 20 rows of kernels have 14 rows due to a lack of rain. Others have few or shriveled kernels, and some stalks haven't grown any ears at all. Yet, with a shot at...
  • Breakfast: An important start to your child's day

    The beginning of a new school year means many challenges for our children, such as: new teachers and learning about new subjects. During this time, it is important that our children can count on a healthy breakfast that includes dairy products to ensure...
  • Midwest drought helping the wine industry

    Midwest drought helping the wine industry
    The Bayou City is no stranger to the effects of a bad drought. Hello, look what happened to Memorial Park! But it's rare to hear how a drought can be a good thing. If you're a wine lover, you're in for a treat. The wine industry is actually benefiting...
  • New Yorkers turn out to argue against, and for, sugary soda limit

    New Yorkers turn out to argue against, and for, sugary soda limit
    NEW YORK -- It’s not often that a Twinkie earns a bit of praise from a nutrition expert, or that a hefty elected official confesses his food vices before a room packed with spectators and the media. But nothing was routine as New York’s Board...